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Nineteenth century baby names and what they mean, with 199 results. These names from the 19th century was a period of increasing immigration, which was observed in the foreign input and influences on American names. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in the 1930s (usage of 14.6%) and has become significantly less since (usage 5.3%, down 63.6%), with names such as Raymond going out of style. The most trendy boy names among these are Everett (#135), Maverick (#184), Mason (#3), Benjamin (#10) and Archer (#289), while Berrett (top 14%) and Corson (4%) are familiar last names. Here is the list of 19th century names for girls.

Abbott - Barker | Barrett - Calhoun | Canfield - Edwin | Egbert - Geronimo | Gladstone - Laramie | Leighton - Mortimer | .. - .. | Wallace - Zedekiah

Abbott - Barker

Top 2000 baby names ranking of 19th names: Abbott, Adolph, Albert, Alfred, Alger

AbbottAbbott
.. occurred mostly in the 19th century .. Common as surnames, and Abbott (top 1%), Abott (67%) are similar to popular last names Allott (top 96%), Arrott (86%), which also end with -ott. [Ab, Abad, Abe, Abbey, Abbie, Abbot, .. 6 more]

Abimelech
Used occasionally in the 19th century. Abirelech and Amielech are kreatif forms.

AdolphAdolph
.. in the mid 19th century, having .. Adoption of Adolph and variants as boys' names in 2015 was 66.1% less than the previous decade. [Ad, .. 12 more]

Aeolus
.. In the 19th century, a brand .. Unusual. Aeolus, Aiolus, similar to Alfeus, Aengus, end with -us. [Aeolos, .. 2 more]

AlbertAlbert
.. revived in the 19th century mainly .. Adalberto (upper 85%), Al (36%), Albert (4%), Alberto (22%), Bert (37%), Delbert (31%) and Elbert (37%) are familiar as masculine names. [Abert, Adalbrecht, Adelbert, Albertino, Albertus, Aubert, Bert, Bertie, Dalbert, .. 18 more]

Aldous
.. slight popularity in the 19th century .. Adoption of Aldous and variants as boys' names in 2015 was 20.9% more than in 2005. [Al, Alldo, .. 9 more]

AlfredAlfred
.. revived in the 19th century, but .. Al, Alfie, Avery and Freddie are common as variant forms of Alfred. [Ahlfred, Ailfrid, Ailfryd, Alf, Alfey, Alfre, Alfredos, Alfy, Fredo, .. 12 more]

AlgerAlger
.. was revived in the 19th century .. Somewhat common as birth names, Elger, Alger, etc. are similar to the conventional Elmer. [Al, Algar, Allger, Ellgar, Ellger, .. 4 more]

Allaster
.. it popular in the 19th century. Allaster is not a Top 2000 name. See also Alester.

AlpheusAlpheus
.. used in the 19th century, now .. Alfaeus and variants are rarely found as men's names. [Alfaeus, Alpheaus, .. 3 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of 19th names: Alpheus, Amasa, Archer, Arnold, Arthur

Top 2000 baby names ranking of 19th names: Ashley, Aubrey, Baker

Alun
.. name by John Blackwell (19th century). Alun is not a Top 2000 name. See also Aluf.

AmasaAmasa
.. used in the 19th century, but .. Rare. Amasa is not listed in the US Census. See also Ames.

Aquila
.. used in the 19th century as .. Uncommon, with the -la ending for Aquila, Acquilla, etc., like Attila, Abdulla. [Acquila, Acquilla, Akila, Aquilino, .. 5 more]

ArcherArcher
.. Mildly popular in the 19th century .. Archer has increased in prominence as a birth name since 1890-1899. See also Arther.

ArnoldArnold
.. revived in the late 19th century .. Adoption of Arnold and variants as birth names in 2015 was up 16.3% compared to the year before. [Arend, Arnel, Arni, Arnie, Arnoud, Arnout, Arny, .. 14 more]

ArthurArthur
.. until the early 19th century, when .. Aart, Arrt, Artair, Arte and Arthuro are more unconventional as variations of Arthur. [Aart, Arrt, Art, Arther, Arthor, Arthuro, Arto, Artor, Arty, .. 8 more]

AshleyAshley
.. in the early 19th century, who .. Usage of Ashley, Ash, etc. as boys' names in 2015 was up 35% compared to a year ago. [Ash, Ashleigh, Ashlie, Ashlinn, Ashlyn, .. 11 more]

AubreyAubrey
.. 19th century artist Aubrey Beardsley; biographer .. Aubrey and Avery are in the Top 2000. [Alberic, Alberick, Alberik, Aubary, Aube, Auberon, Aubery, Aubry, Averey, Averie, .. 5 more]

BakerBaker
.. and in the 19th century, as .. Bake is more uncommon as a form of Baker. [Bake]

Barker
.. more frequently in the 19th century .. Not Top 2000 names. [Birk]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of 19th century names [and variants] for boys.

1. Abbott - Barker
Abbott [11], Abimelech, Adolph [13], Aeolus [3], Albert [27], Aldous [11], Alfred [21], Alger [9], Allaster, Alpheus [5], Alun, Amasa, Aquila [9], Archer, Arnold [21], Arthur [17], Ashley [16], Aubrey [15], Baker [1], Barker [1]

2. Barrett - Calhoun
Barrett [8], Bartholomew [29], Bayard [4], Beacher [5], Beaumont, Benjamin [29], Benson [3], Bill [3], Birch [2], Blackburn [2], Bolivar [2], Booth [4], Bradley [9], Bridger [1], Bruno [3], Burnet [3], Burton [3], Cadman, Cadogan [2], Calhoun [3]

3. Canfield - Edwin
Canfield, Carson [5], Catlin [3], Christmas [1], Clarence [12], Clay [1], Colt [3], Comstock, Concord, Conrad [10], Corcoran [3], Cornell [3], Cornwallis, Dana [2], Darwin [4], Decatur, Denver, Dudley, Dyson, Edwin [14]

4. Egbert - Geronimo
Egbert [2], Eldon [1], Elmer [6], Emery [12], Emil [18], Emmet [5], Ephraim [15], Eric [31], Esmond [1], Everard [12], Everest, Everett [13], Ewart [4], Fernley [7], Fouad [1], Gallatin, Gene [3], Gerald [40], Gerard [31], Geronimo [6]

5. Gladstone - Laramie
Gladstone, Gordon [4], Greeley [3], Griffin [13], Harford [3], Harvey [8], Havelock, Herbert [10], Hereward, Horace [7], Horatius, Huxley [4], Hyacinth [5], Irving [8], Joachim [10], Johnson [2], Kendall [9], Kendrick [11], Lacy [2], Laramie

6. Leighton - Mortimer
Leighton [2], Leonard [22], Livingston [3], Longfellow, Lowell [5], Macadam [1], Manchester, Marshall [7], Martin [17], Mason, Maverick [1], Melville, Mendel [2], Meshach, Miller [4], Milton [6], Mitchell [4], Monroe [3], Montague [3], Mortimer [3]

7. Morton - Ramsden
Morton [1], Napoleon [4], Newman [4], Newton, Noble, Norman [5], Norris, Norton, Ogden [2], Orlando [9], Osbert, Osborn [6], Osman [7], Oswald [9], Parker [4], Parnell [2], Peabody, Pericles, Quanah, Ramsden

8. Ranjit - Shadrach
Ranjit [1], Raphael [14], Rawlins [2], Raymond [19], Reginald [37], Richard [33], Rodney [2], Roger [15], Ronald [12], Rufus [2], Sadler [1], Samuel [7], Saul [4], Schubert [1], Selwyn [4], Septimus, Sequoia [2], Seward [2], Seymour [4], Shadrach [3]

9. Shaka - Vincent
Shaka, Shepherd [6], Sidney [3], Squire [5], Stafford [2], Stetson [2], Taylor [6], Tecumseh, Tennyson [1], Thoreau, Thornton, Tilton, Timothy [19], Titus [2], Tobias [14], Tom [3], Toussaint, Vernon [9], Villard, Vincent [19]

10. Wallace - Zedekiah
Wallace [8], Wanamaker [1], Ward [3], Warren [4], Watson, Watt [1], Waverley [2], Webb [3], Webster [5], Wells, Wenceslaus [8], Whitby [2], Wilbert [5], Wilfred [10], Worth [4], Wright, Wyndham [3], Yancy [3], Zedekiah [3]

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