Top 1-100 Baby Names for Girls in the U.S. (1920-1929)


Top Baby Names Around the WorldPopularity rankings for Top 1-100 baby girl names in the U.S. in 1920-1929, and rank movements and trends in comparison to the previous decade. This year, Patty (#409), Jacquelyn (#409), Leatrice (#425), Sheila (#451), Pat (#476), Doreen (#513), Jeannine (#534), Beverley (#544), Socorro (#561), Shirlee (#561), Marilynn (#585), Doretha (#601), Jeane (#614), Dawn (#614), Terry (#633), Janis (#633), Angelica (#650), Billye (#671), Bobby (#681) and Richard (#695) are the Top 20 new names that made it into the Top 1000.

RankName
1.Mary, Marie, Maria
2.▲1Dorothy, Dorothea, Dorotha
3.▼1Helen, Helene, Hellen
4.▲40Betty, Bettie
5.▼1Margaret, Marguerite, Margarita, Margarette
6.▼1Ruth, Ruthe
7.▲5Virginia
8.▲28Doris, Dorris
9.▼3Mildred
10.▼2Elizabeth, Elisabeth
11.▼2Frances
12.▼5Anna, Ana
13.▼2Evelyn, Evelyne, Evalyn
14.▼1Alice, Alyce
15.▼5Marie
16.▲34Jean, Jeanne, Jeane
17.▲125Shirley, Shirlee
18.▲67Barbara
19.▼2Irene
20.▲21Marjorie, Marjory
21.▲30Lois, Louise
22.▼8Florence
23.▼8Rose
24.▲1Martha
25.▼7Louise, Lois
26.▼10Lillian
27.▼3Ruby, Rubie
28.▼7Catherine, Katherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
29.▲2Eleanor, Eleanore, Elinor, Elinore
30.▲140Patricia
31.▼11Gladys
32.▼9Josephine
33.▲1Annie, Anna, Ana
34.▼15Edna
35.▼7Thelma
36.▲255Gloria
37.▲82Norma
38.▼9Edith, Edythe
39.▼6Pauline
40.▼10Lucille, Lucile
41.▼19Ethel
42.▼16Grace, Grayce
43.▲64Phyllis
44.▼17Hazel, Hazle
45.▼3Bernice, Berniece, Berneice
46.▲60June
47.▲1Marion, Marian
48.▲41Rita
49.▼15Esther, Ester
50.▼5Ann
50.▲90Dolores, Delores, Deloris
RankName
52.▼15Clara
53.▲39Juanita, Wanita
54.▼16Beatrice, Beatriz
55.▲63Lorraine, Loraine, Lorine
56.▲41Geraldine
57.▲13Jane, Jean, Jeanne
58.▼19Emma, Ima, Emmie
59.▼7Sarah, Sara
60.▲146Joan
61.▲8Maria, Marie
62.▼22Julia, Julie
63.▼14Katherine, Catherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
64.▼32Gertrude
65.▲171Joyce
66.▲34Nancy
67.▼24Elsie
68.▼22Agnes
69.▼16Eva, Ava, Evie
69.▲25Wilma
71.▲19Marian, Marion, Maryann
72.▲55Audrey, Audra
73.▲5Vivian, Vivien
74.▼3Willie
75.▼14Laura, Lora
76.▲20Theresa, Teresa
77.▼30Bertha
78.▲83Wanda
79.▼24Ida
80.▲3Charlotte
81.▲23Kathleen
82.▲19Maxine
83.▼26Anne, Ann
84.▲106Elaine, Elayne
85.▼26Viola
86.▼30Bessie
87.▼22Vera
88.▲448Marilyn, Marilynn
89.▼26Kathryn, Cathryn, Kathrine, Cathrine, Kathryne
90.▼36Pearl, Pearle
91.▼29Nellie, Nila, Nella
92.▼34Myrtle
93.▼26Jessie
94.▼26Alma
95.▲99Jeanne, Jean, Jane, Jeane
96.▼22Violet, Violette
97.▲37Eileen, Aileen, Aline, Ilene, Alene
98.▲241Beverly, Beverley
99.▼22Ella, Ellie
100.▼25Lillie, Lila, Lily, Lilly, Lilia


Top Falls for U.S. Baby Names 1920-1929: Pearl, Myrtle, Gertrude, Bessie, Bertha

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