Parenting

The 100 top names in 1890 – some are still popular today!

Was your name popular over 100 years ago? Some monikers last for centuries, others are favoured at the time.

Others come in and out of fashion. For example, Ethel and Elsie were on trend in the 19th century, they disappeared from the top baby names 100 charts for a few decades, and now they have come around again.

The Huffington Post has put together a list of the top 100 boys and girls names from 1890 to 1899.

The 100 top names in 1890 – some are still popular today!

Top girls names in 1890

  1. Mary
  2. Anna
  3. Margaret
  4. Helen
  5. Elizabeth
  6. Ruth
  7. Florence
  8. Ethel
  9. Emma
  10. Marie
  11. Clara
  12. Bertha
  13. Minnie
  14. Bessie
  15. Alice
  16. Lillian
  17. Edna
  18. Grace
  19. Annie
  20. Mabel
  21. Ida
  22. Rose
  23. Hazel
  24. Gertrude
  25. Martha
  26. Pearl
  27. Frances
  28. Myrtle
  29. Edith
  30. Nellie
  31. Sarah
  32. Ella
  33. Eva
  34. Laura
  35. Elsie
  36. Louise
  37. Esther
  38. Catherine
  39. Agnes
  40. Carrie
  41. Lillie
  42. Mildred
  43. Gladys
  44. Irene
  45. Julia
  46. Hattie
  47. Cora
  48. Lena
  49. Josephine
  50. Mattie

Top boys names in 1890

  1. John
  2. William
  3. James
  4. George
  5. Charles
  6. Joseph
  7. Frank
  8. Robert
  9. Edward
  10. Henry
  11. Harry
  12. Thomas
  13. Walter
  14. Arthur
  15. Fred
  16. Albert
  17. Clarence
  18. Willie
  19. Roy
  20. Louis
  21. Earl
  22. Paul
  23. Carl
  24. Ernest
  25. Samuel
  26. Richard
  27. Raymond
  28. Joe
  29. David
  30. Charlie
  31. Harold
  32. Ralph
  33. Howard
  34. Andrew
  35. Herbert
  36. Elmer
  37. Oscar
  38. Jesse
  39. Alfred
  40. Will
  41. Daniel
  42. Sam
  43. Leo
  44. Jack
  45. Lawrence
  46. Francis
  47. Benjamin
  48. Lee
  49. Eugene
  50. Herman

Try our amazing Pregnancy Smoothie

Sascha Farley Pregnancy Smoothie

Are you pregnant?

To complement your pregnancy supplements, our Healthy Mummy Pregnancy Smoothie is formulated with high-quality ingredients, and is free of fructose, sucrose, artificial colours and flavours and is a nutritious snack.

Some of the ingredients included in the pregnancy smoothie mix that are beneficial in pregnancy include folic acid, calcium, iodine, vitamin D, vitamin B6, iron, magnesium and fibre.

Purchase yours here.

 

 

jennifer

Jennifer Hartnett

Jennifer is our Senior News Editor with a passion for trending news and lifestyle stories. When Jennifer isn't trawling the internet for the latest celebrity gossip she is running around after her son Kian.

You might also like