Top #1 GIRL Babynames Years 1880-2011

    See the top #1 baby girl names in the United States for each year from 1880 to 2001 from the Social Security Administartion data.


    Year Rank Gender Name Number Percent
    1880 1 Girl Mary 7,065 7.745%
    1881 1 Girl Mary 6,919 7.504%
    1882 1 Girl Mary 8,149 7.566%
    1883 1 Girl Mary 8,012 7.150%
    1884 1 Girl Mary 9,217 7.193%
    1885 1 Girl Mary 9,128 6.914%
    1886 1 Girl Mary 9,891 6.916%
    1887 1 Girl Mary 9,888 6.854%
    1888 1 Girl Mary 11,754 6.685%
    1889 1 Girl Mary 11,648 6.636%
    1890 1 Girl Mary 12,078 6.457%
    1891 1 Girl Mary 11,704 6.424%
    1892 1 Girl Mary 13,174 6.332%
    1893 1 Girl Mary 12,784 6.127%
    1894 1 Girl Mary 13,151 6.029%
    1895 1 Girl Mary 13,446 5.900%
    1896 1 Girl Mary 13,811 5.950%
    1897 1 Girl Mary 13,412 5.864%
    1898 1 Girl Mary 14,406 5.723%
    1899 1 Girl Mary 13,172 5.797%
    1900 1 Girl Mary 13,136 5.645%
    1901 1 Girl Mary 13,136 5.645%
    1902 1 Girl Mary 14,485 5.652%
    1903 1 Girl Mary 14,275 5.620%
    1904 1 Girl Mary 14,962 5.612%
    1905 1 Girl Mary 16,067 5.697%
    1906 1 Girl Mary 16,370 5.729%
    1907 1 Girl Mary 17,581 5.719%
    1908 1 Girl Mary 18,666 5.789%
    1909 1 Girl Mary 19,257 5.761%
    1910 1 Girl Mary 22,845 6.004%
    1911 1 Girl Mary 24,386 6.073%
    1912 1 Girl Mary 32,297 6.055%
    1913 1 Girl Mary 36,636 6.150%
    1914 1 Girl Mary 45,344 6.257%
    1915 1 Girl Mary 58,186 6.233%
    1916 1 Girl Mary 61,430 6.205%
    1917 1 Girl Mary 64,275 6.274%
    1918 1 Girl Mary 67,377 6.150%
    1919 1 Girl Mary 65,838 6.161%
    1920 1 Girl Mary 70,972 6.266%
    1921 1 Girl Mary 73,982 6.350%
    1922 1 Girl Mary 72,165 6.365%
    1923 1 Girl Mary 71,635 6.284%
    1924 1 Girl Mary 73,503 6.231%
    1925 1 Girl Mary 70,602 6.138%
    1926 1 Girl Mary 67,829 6.053%
    1927 1 Girl Mary 70,604 6.264%
    1928 1 Girl Mary 66,866 6.126%
    1929 1 Girl Mary 63,501 6.001%
    1930 1 Girl Mary 64,112 6.005%
    1931 1 Girl Mary 60,304 5.963%
    1932 1 Girl Mary 59,861 5.913%
    1933 1 Girl Mary 55,482 5.799%
    1934 1 Girl Mary 56,901 5.736%
    1935 1 Girl Mary 55,061 5.523%
    1936 1 Girl Mary 54,356 5.493%
    1937 1 Girl Mary 55,638 5.501%
    1938 1 Girl Mary 56,204 5.354%
    1939 1 Girl Mary 54,903 5.261%
    1940 1 Girl Mary 56,201 5.161%
    1941 1 Girl Mary 58,023 5.040%
    1942 1 Girl Mary 63,239 4.913%
    1943 1 Girl Mary 66,162 4.975%
    1944 1 Girl Mary 62,472 4.938%
    1945 1 Girl Mary 59,281 4.759%
    1946 1 Girl Mary 67,456 4.504%
    1947 1 Girl Linda 99,653 5.902%
    1948 1 Girl Linda 96,175 5.952%
    1949 1 Girl Linda 90,989 5.590%
    1950 1 Girl Linda 80,412 4.936%
    1951 1 Girl Linda 73,874 4.315%
    1952 1 Girl Linda 67,069 3.805%
    1953 1 Girl Mary 64,329 3.603%
    1954 1 Girl Mary 67,988 3.691%
    1955 1 Girl Mary 63,163 3.411%
    1956 1 Girl Mary 61,749 3.252%
    1957 1 Girl Mary 61,088 3.161%
    1958 1 Girl Mary 55,833 2.941%
    1959 1 Girl Mary 54,477 2.857%
    1960 1 Girl Mary 51,472 2.709%
    1961 1 Girl Mary 47,655 2.521%
    1962 1 Girl Lisa 46,088 2.504%
    1963 1 Girl Lisa 56,031 3.113%
    1964 1 Girl Lisa 54,270 3.078%
    1965 1 Girl Lisa 60,266 3.672%
    1966 1 Girl Lisa 56,907 3.629%
    1967 1 Girl Lisa 52,429 3.442%
    1968 1 Girl Lisa 49,525 3.289%
    1969 1 Girl Lisa 45,036 2.925%
    1970 1 Girl Jennifer 46,154 2.911%
    1971 1 Girl Jennifer 56,783 3.794%
    1972 1 Girl Jennifer 63,604 4.676%
    1973 1 Girl Jennifer 62,452 4.825%
    1974 1 Girl Jennifer 63,103 4.870%
    1975 1 Girl Jennifer 58,180 4.552%
    1976 1 Girl Jennifer 59,474 4.640%
    1977 1 Girl Jennifer 58,955 4.419%
    1978 1 Girl Jennifer 56,304 4.234%
    1979 1 Girl Jennifer 56,713 4.081%
    1980 1 Girl Jennifer 58,379 4.059%
    1981 1 Girl Jennifer 57,032 3.945%
    1982 1 Girl Jennifer 57,099 3.886%
    1983 1 Girl Jennifer 54,329 3.733%
    1984 1 Girl Jennifer 50,551 3.453%
    1985 1 Girl Jessica 48,339 3.246%
    1986 1 Girl Jessica 52,655 3.561%
    1987 1 Girl Jessica 55,982 3.752%
    1988 1 Girl Jessica 51,518 3.396%
    1989 1 Girl Jessica 47,889 3.069%
    1990 1 Girl Jessica 46,460 2.913%
    1991 1 Girl Ashley 43,485 2.778%
    1992 1 Girl Ashley 38,449 2.515%
    1993 1 Girl Jessica 34,973 2.342%
    1994 1 Girl Jessica 32,116 2.186%
    1995 1 Girl Jessica 27,933 1.934%
    1996 1 Girl Emily 25,146 1.757%
    1997 1 Girl Emily 25,729 1.823%
    1998 1 Girl Emily 26,176 1.840%
    1999 1 Girl Emily 26,534 1.872%
    2000 1 Girl Emily 25,951 1.807%
    2001 1 Girl Emily 25,049 1.776%
    2002 1 Girl Emily 24,453 1.746%
    2003 1 Girl Emily 25,681 1.816%
    2004 1 Girl Emily 25,016 1.778%
    2005 1 Girl Emily 23,914 1.701%
    2006 1 Girl Emily 21,375 1.496%
    2007 1 Girl Emily 19,328 1.351%
    2008 1 Girl Emma 18,781 1.345%
    2009 1 Girl Isabella 22,244 1.649%
    2010 1 Girl Isabella 22,822 1.752%
    2011 1 Girl Sophia 21,695 1.689%