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Top 10 Baby Names by Decade

See how baby names have changed over the years

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Here's a fun look at top baby names over the past 100+ years.

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1900's 

Ranking
Boys
Girls
1
John
Mary
2
William
Helen
3
James
Margaret
4
George
Anna
5
Joseph
Ruth
6
Charles
Elizabeth
7
Robert
Dorothy
8
Frank
Marie
9
Edward
Mildred
10
Henry
Alice

1910's
 

Ranking
Boys
Girls
1
John
Mary
2
William
Helen
3
James
Dorothy
4
Robert
Margaret
5
Joseph
Ruth
6
George
Mildred
7
Charles
Anna
8
Edward
Elizabeth
9
Frank
Frances
10
Walter
Marie

1920's
 

Ranking
Boys
Girls
1
Robert
Mary
2
John
Dorothy
3
James
Helen
4
William
Betty
5
Charles
Margaret
6
George
Ruth
7
Joseph
Virginia
8
Richard
Doris
9
Edward
Mildred
10
Donald
Elizabeth

1930's
 

Ranking
Boys
Girls
1
Robert
Mary
2
James
Betty
3
John
Barbara
4
William
Shirley
5
Richard
Patricia
6
Charles
Dorothy
7
Donald
Joan
8
George
Margaret
9
Thomas
Nancy
10
Joseph
Helen

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