What People Were Naming Babies In 1880

Lew Wallace wrote Ben Hur, Auguste Rodin sculpted "The Thinker," Rutherford B. Hayes was president, and 50 million people were living in 38 American states.
Here's what those people were naming their babies in 1880!

  1. John
  2. William
  3. Charles
  4. George
  5. James
  6. Joseph
  7. Frank
  8. Henry
  9. Thomas
  10. Harry
  1. Mary
  2. Anna
  3. Elizabeth
  4. Margaret
  5. Minnie
  6. Emma
  7. Martha
  8. Alice
  9. Marie
  10. Annie, Sarah (tie)

This information was based on a sampling of Social Security card applications for this decade. PregnancyAndBaby.com

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