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%