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What were popular baby names in the 1910s?

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Updated February 23, 2011

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1910 baby names are still popular today.

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Question: What were popular baby names in the 1910s?
Answer: The 1910s are well known for child labor, worker issues and World War I. What were the popular baby names in the 1910s? Here are the top twenty names for the girls and boys born in the 1910s:

Boy Baby Names

  1. John
  2. William
  3. James
  4. Robert
  5. Joseph
  6. George
  7. Charles
  8. Edward
  9. Frank
  10. Thomas
  11. Walter
  12. Harold
  13. Henry
  14. Paul
  15. Richard
  16. Raymond
  17. Albert
  18. Arthur
  19. Harry
  20. Donald

Girl Baby Names

  1. Mary
  2. Helen
  3. Dorothy
  4. Margaret
  5. Ruth
  6. Mildred
  7. Anna
  8. Elizabeth
  9. Frances
  10. Virginia
  11. Marie
  12. Evelyn
  13. Alice
  14. Florence
  15. Lillian
  16. Rose
  17. Irene
  18. Louise
  19. Edna
  20. Catherine

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