Meaning and Name Origin
Margery \m(a)-rge-ry, mar-gery\ as a girls' name is of French origin. Variant of Marjorie. Brought to England in the 12th century and used somewhat until a late-19th-century revival, mainly as Marjorie. Novelists Margery Allingham, Margery Sharp.
Margery is a very prominent first name for women (#823 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Margery for girls. Margery reached its highest rank of #297 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Margery and affiliated names. Popular related forms of Margery are Margaret (#169 in 2014), Maisie (#658), Marjorie (#721), Marjory, Margy, Marge and Margie. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during 1920-1929 and has become significantly lower since, with the versions Marjory, Marge, Margie, Margery and Marjorie becoming somewhat dated. Maisie (#658) is the most trendy birth name among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Margeret. Like Margery, this name is not frequently used.