Most Common Boy Names in 1916

This is a list of the thousand most common names for baby boys born in the United States in the year 1916.

Names
RankName# Male Births
1 John 50,043
2 William 40,418
3 James 35,568
4 Robert 31,741
5 Joseph 23,883
6 Charles 23,612
7 George 23,381
8 Edward 17,005
9 Frank 15,291
10 Thomas 11,998
11 Walter 11,760
12 Paul 10,790
13 Harold 10,698
14 Henry 10,656
15 Richard 10,134
16 Raymond 9,565
17 Albert 9,044
18 Arthur 8,921
19 Harry 8,476
20 Donald 7,737
21 Ralph 7,085
22 Louis 6,817
23 Carl 6,786
24 Clarence 6,304
25 Howard 6,171
26 Jack 6,162
27 Kenneth 6,012
28 David 5,812
29 Fred 5,745
30 Willie 5,660
31 Francis 5,652
32 Earl 5,553
33 Roy 5,327
34 Stanley 5,130
35 Joe 4,911
36 Ernest 4,823
37 Anthony 4,749
38 Lawrence 4,742
39 Eugene 4,646
40 Herbert 4,463
41 Samuel 4,399
42 Leonard 4,328
43 Alfred 4,278
44 Michael 4,210
45 Elmer 3,936
46 Andrew 3,723
47 Leo 3,621
48 Norman 3,609
49 Bernard 3,476
50 Peter 3,370
51 Russell 3,330
52 Frederick 3,325
53 Edwin 3,299
54 Chester 3,212
55 Daniel 3,149
56 Herman 3,043
57 Melvin 2,984
58 Lloyd 2,926
59 Lester 2,907
60 Floyd 2,783
61 Clifford 2,767
62 Clyde 2,707
63 Leroy 2,699
64 Woodrow 2,668
65 Theodore 2,641
66 Marvin 2,529
67 Vincent 2,500
68 Charlie 2,416
69 Willard 2,413
70 Philip 2,409
71 Lewis 2,374
72 Milton 2,345
73 Ray 2,334
74 Sam 2,313
75 Vernon 2,288
76 Gerald 2,260
77 Jesse 2,230
78 Victor 2,215
79 Benjamin 2,186
80 Cecil 2,181
81 Martin 2,122
82 Alvin 2,093
83 Lee 2,016
84 Glenn 1,970
85 Leon 1,954
86 Oscar 1,916
87 Stephen 1,877
88 Edgar 1,874
89 Arnold 1,858
90 Gordon 1,792
91 Everett 1,764
92 Harvey 1,763
93 Claude 1,733
94 Wilbur 1,680
95 Sidney 1,659
96 Hugh 1,619
97 Morris 1,618
98 Wayne 1,587
99 Alexander 1,584
99 Maurice 1,584
101 Allen 1,572
102 Warren 1,549
103 Homer 1,506
104 Virgil 1,496
105 Max 1,493
106 Gilbert 1,441
107 Nicholas 1,419
108 Steve 1,399
109 Irving 1,373
110 Marion 1,357
111 Julius 1,355
111 Leslie 1,355
113 Hubert 1,348
114 Eddie 1,311
115 Johnnie 1,306
116 Luther 1,287
117 Jessie 1,269
118 Roland 1,201
119 Ben 1,191
120 Curtis 1,174
121 Dale 1,161
122 Glen 1,156
123 Jacob 1,132
124 Wallace 1,126
125 Mike 1,114
126 Horace 1,106
127 Oliver 1,103
128 Alex 1,094
129 Roger 1,087
130 Franklin 1,073
131 Orville 1,063
132 Tony 1,054
133 Manuel 1,049
134 Edmund 1,032
135 Wesley 1,026
136 Willis 990
137 Rudolph 988
138 Jerome 985
139 Emil 970
139 Tom 970
141 Wilson 912
142 Otis 908
143 Nathan 904
144 Guy 903
145 Jerry 885
146 Angelo 864
147 Bill 854
148 Matthew 825
149 Ira 820
150 Salvatore 819
151 Douglas 815
152 Archie 806
152 Lyle 806
154 Patrick 802
155 Earnest 780
156 Clifton 770
157 Calvin 766
158 Abraham 753
158 Clayton 753
160 Don 744
161 Delbert 743
162 Bruce 740
163 Marshall 739
164 Irvin 724
165 Ivan 723
165 Phillip 723
165 Ronald 723
165 Wilfred 723
169 Bennie 720
170 Otto 719
171 Wilbert 716
172 Sylvester 715
173 Ervin 692
173 Felix 692
175 Jose 686
176 Karl 685
177 Jim 684
178 August 676
179 Jimmie 667
180 Clinton 662
180 Elbert 662
182 Nick 656
183 Forrest 652
184 Jay 640
185 Adolph 633
186 Isaac 629
187 Julian 625
188 Nelson 619
189 Adam 609
190 Alton 604
190 Merle 604
192 Dan 594
193 Grover 590
193 Nathaniel 590
195 Aaron 583
196 Pete 582
197 Rufus 577
198 Leland 571
198 Mark 571
200 Ellis 570
201 Dominick 567
201 Lonnie 567
203 Bert 556
204 Antonio 551
205 Carroll 541
206 Dennis 532
207 Dominic 530
208 Lowell 529
209 Grady 527
210 Elwood 526
211 Percy 524
212 Gene 517
213 Wendell 515
214 Myron 514
215 Dean 504
216 Emmett 500
217 Roscoe 494
218 Johnie 493
219 Owen 488
220 Jess 485
220 Mack 485
222 Erwin 484
223 Amos 478
224 Keith 476
224 Malcolm 476
226 Byron 471
227 Laurence 470
228 Loyd 467
229 Sherman 463
230 Charley 461
230 Rex 461
232 Johnny 458
233 Ross 457
234 Harley 454
235 Ted 453
236 Allan 446
237 Troy 442
238 Austin 441
238 Reuben 441
240 Perry 439
241 Fredrick 437
242 Norbert 436
243 Loren 434
243 Murray 434
245 Aubrey 429
246 Eldon 424
247 Preston 418
248 Cornelius 402
249 Millard 398
250 Dwight 397
251 Carlton 395
252 Boyd 384
253 Hyman 379
253 Mario 379
255 Seymour 376
256 Neil 375
257 Tommie 372
258 Steven 367
259 Edmond 365
259 Garland 365
261 Elmo 363
262 Jake 362
262 Will 362
264 Billy 361
265 Gerard 359
266 Burton 358
266 Jasper 358
268 Dewey 357
269 Louie 354
270 Bruno 353
270 Conrad 353
272 Simon 352
273 Grant 351
274 Mitchell 346
275 Wilmer 343
276 Freddie 340
277 Juan 338
278 Clark 336
279 Anton 334
280 Clement 333
280 Moses 333
282 Dave 329
283 Cyril 328
283 Roosevelt 328
283 Wade 328
286 Elton 322
287 Lynn 320
287 Morton 320
289 Cleo 319
290 Solomon 317
291 Thurman 316
292 Rocco 315
293 Claud 308
294 Alphonse 306
294 Emanuel 306
296 Bob 304
297 Clair 301
297 Larry 301
299 Forest 300
299 Monroe 300
301 Harrison 298
302 Ollie 295
303 Booker 294
303 Harlan 294
305 Andy 291
305 Maynard 291
307 Gus 288
308 Neal 283
309 Doyle 282
309 Joel 282
311 Orval 280
312 Marcus 278
313 Carmen 276
313 Earle 276
315 Alonzo 274
315 Ed 274
315 Russel 274
318 Isadore 273
319 Eli 271
320 Jesus 270
320 Merrill 270
322 Thaddeus 268
323 Emery 266
324 Barney 265
324 Elvin 265
324 Roman 265
327 Kermit 263
327 Randolph 263
329 Abe 260
329 Alva 260
329 Christopher 260
332 Stuart 259
333 Patsy 256
334 Dallas 255
335 Sol 254
336 Cleveland 252
336 Ellsworth 252
338 Alan 251
339 Ferdinand 246
339 Timothy 246
341 Basil 244
341 Buford 244
341 Irwin 244
344 Laverne 243
344 Pasquale 243
344 Reginald 243
347 Adrian 242
348 Armand 240
349 Odell 237
349 Rodney 237
349 Ruben 237
352 Carlos 234
353 Elijah 232
354 Herschel 231
355 Emory 229
355 Noah 229
357 Coy 228
358 Ned 227
358 Ramon 227
360 Wilburn 226
361 Emerson 225
361 Stewart 225
361 Wilford 225
364 Delmar 223
365 Darrell 222
365 Saul 222
365 Vito 222
368 Dick 221
369 Merlin 220
370 Buster 219
370 Truman 219
372 Billie 217
372 Mathew 217
372 Miles 217
375 Duane 215
375 Sanford 215
377 Levi 214
378 Alfonso 212
378 Weldon 212
380 Ward 211
381 Meyer 210
381 Tommy 210
381 Vern 210
384 Hollis 207
385 Lionel 205
385 Sydney 205
387 Foster 204
388 Harris 203
388 Norris 203
390 Frederic 202
390 Sterling 202
392 Hugo 200
392 Pedro 200
394 Aloysius 199
394 Junior 199
396 Benny 196
396 Milford 196
398 Winston 194
399 Milo 193
400 Newton 192
400 Winfred 192
402 Lyman 190
402 Odis 190
402 Silas 190
405 Travis 189
406 Carmine 186
406 Jeff 186
408 Hiram 185
408 Van 185
410 Dudley 184
411 Francisco 183
411 Luke 183
413 Evan 182
414 Casimir 181
414 Micheal 181
414 Noel 181
417 Rolland 180
418 Ambrose 179
418 Isidore 179
420 Olen 178
421 Jackson 177
421 Pat 177
421 Vance 177
421 Wiley 177
425 Lorenzo 176
425 Omer 176
427 Alden 174
427 Gabriel 174
427 Royal 174
430 Freeman 173
431 Jimmy 172
431 Mervin 172
433 Cletus 171
434 Spencer 169
435 Lamar 167
436 Riley 166
437 Mary 164
437 Olin 164
439 Elias 163
440 Jean 162
441 Dorsey 160
441 Ulysses 160
443 Elliott 158
443 Houston 158
443 Noble 158
446 Randall 156
447 Bertram 155
447 Eric 155
447 Marlin 155
447 Morgan 155
447 Shirley 155
452 Christian 154
452 Sammie 154
452 Waldo 154
455 Bud 153
455 Ezra 153
455 Fay 153
455 Hershel 153
455 Ora 153
455 Wilton 153
461 Arlie 152
462 Gail 151
462 Lucius 151
464 Burl 150
464 Darwin 150
464 Nolan 150
464 Sigmund 150
468 Fletcher 149
468 Linwood 149
470 Augustus 148
470 Chris 148
472 Lucien 147
472 Maxwell 147
472 Scott 147
475 Benedict 146
475 Teddy 146
477 Gregory 144
477 Verne 144
479 Everette 143
479 Lavern 143
481 Dewitt 140
482 Junius 139
483 Mose 138
484 Delmer 137
485 Emile 136
485 Mason 136
485 Palmer 136
488 Anderson 135
488 Lemuel 135
488 Sheldon 135
491 Columbus 134
491 Rubin 134
491 Sebastian 134
494 Clay 133
494 Hal 133
494 Salvador 133
497 Gustave 132
498 Lincoln 131
498 Porter 131
500 Major 130
501 Albin 128
502 Antone 127
502 Carlo 127
502 Jules 127
505 Wilber 125
505 Winfield 125
507 Cyrus 124
507 Valentine 124
509 Alfredo 123
509 Dock 123
509 Elden 123
509 Hoyt 123
509 Justin 123
509 Royce 123
515 Al 122
515 Vaughn 122
517 Dalton 121
517 Lucian 121
517 Orlando 121
520 Coleman 120
520 Harmon 120
520 Israel 120
523 Blaine 119
524 Durward 118
524 Lenard 118
524 Romeo 118
524 Theron 118
528 Denver 117
528 Merton 117
528 Oren 117
528 Raphael 117
528 Rene 117
533 Granville 116
534 Carrol 115
534 Davis 115
534 Harland 115
537 Domenic 114
537 Gale 114
537 Rosario 114
540 Carson 113
541 Aldo 112
542 Jewel 111
542 Lacy 111
542 Warner 111
545 Elroy 110
545 Isaiah 110
547 Graham 109
547 Jefferson 109
547 Jeremiah 109
547 Nickolas 109
551 Phil 108
552 Frances 107
552 Oswald 107
552 Rupert 107
555 Avery 106
555 Edd 106
555 Hobert 106
558 Casimer 105
558 Luis 105
558 Matt 105
558 Walton 105
562 Alois 104
562 Walker 104
564 Rudy 103
565 Elwin 102
565 Gaylord 102
565 Hilton 102
565 King 102
565 Ottis 102
565 Raleigh 102
571 Enoch 101
571 Ford 101
571 Taylor 101
574 Alphonso 100
574 Arvid 100
574 Jonathan 100
574 Orin 100
574 Reed 100
574 Shelby 100
574 Webster 100
581 Asa 99
581 Emilio 99
581 Guadalupe 99
581 Joshua 99
585 Armando 98
585 Carol 98
585 Florian 98
585 Garfield 98
585 Haywood 98
585 Napoleon 98
591 Domingo 97
591 Gustav 97
593 Augustine 96
593 Judson 96
593 Newell 96
593 Theo 96
597 Buck 95
597 Merritt 95
597 Rollin 95
600 Elzie 94
600 Jewell 94
600 Joesph 94
600 Orrin 94
604 Bernice 93
604 Guido 93
606 Clarance 92
606 Clem 92
606 Darrel 92
606 Haskell 92
606 Omar 92
606 Urban 92
612 Hector 91
612 Mortimer 91
612 Otha 91
615 Ike 90
615 Kelly 90
617 Arther 89
617 Carlyle 89
617 Miguel 89
620 Abner 88
620 Bernie 88
620 Dee 88
620 Hobart 88
620 Lambert 88
620 Ludwig 88
620 Otho 88
627 Carleton 87
628 Elmore 86
628 Santo 86
630 Clare 85
630 Dana 85
630 Hans 85
630 Prince 85
630 Terry 85
630 Wm 85
636 Edison 84
636 Eldred 84
636 Jonas 84
636 Seth 84
636 Sylvan 84
641 Carter 83
641 Fritz 83
641 Helen 83
641 Jason 83
641 Oral 83
641 Rowland 83
647 Raul 82
647 Roderick 82
647 Verlin 82
650 Arden 81
650 Eldridge 81
650 Elisha 81
650 Evans 81
650 Isiah 81
650 Oran 81
650 Raymon 81
657 Casper 80
657 Felton 80
657 Hilbert 80
657 Loy 80
657 Reynold 80
662 Bennett 79
662 Bonnie 79
662 Hazel 79
662 Leopold 79
662 Logan 79
662 Mahlon 79
662 Milan 79
662 Olaf 79
662 Werner 79
671 Alvis 78
671 Americo 78
671 Connie 78
671 Evert 78
671 Ignatius 78
671 Tomas 78
677 Benton 77
677 Loyal 77
677 Sherwood 77
680 Beverly 76
680 Emmitt 76
680 Gaetano 76
680 Hamilton 76
680 Stanford 76
685 Domenick 75
685 Galen 75
685 Hermon 75
685 Julio 75
685 Watson 75
690 Aron 74
690 Bertrand 74
690 Marcel 74
690 Mckinley 74
690 Merl 74
695 Ellwood 73
695 Ivory 73
695 Rafael 73
698 Alvie 72
698 Bradford 72
698 Carmelo 72
698 Constantine 72
698 Dante 72
698 Dorothy 72
698 Gary 72
698 Lois 72
698 Obie 72
698 Tracy 72
708 Addison 71
708 Berry 71
708 Boyce 71
708 Henderson 71
708 Jennings 71
708 Norval 71
708 Silvio 71
715 Bradley 70
715 Chas 70
715 Emmet 70
715 Johnson 70
715 Lawerence 70
715 Milburn 70
715 Pearl 70
715 Rogers 70
715 Rudolf 70
724 Arne 69
724 Buddy 69
724 Dexter 69
724 Howell 69
724 June 69
724 Llewellyn 69
724 Marcellus 69
724 Meredith 69
724 Murphy 69
724 Vester 69
734 Adolphus 68
734 Alberto 68
734 Alford 68
734 Benson 68
734 Chauncey 68
734 Claudie 68
734 Lorin 68
734 Madison 68
734 Pablo 68
734 Turner 68
744 Allison 67
744 Blair 67
744 Brady 67
744 Garnett 67
744 Hardy 67
744 Leander 67
750 Arlo 66
750 Benjiman 66
750 Burt 66
750 Crawford 66
750 Duncan 66
750 Eino 66
750 Talmadge 66
757 Adelbert 65
757 Claire 65
757 Cloyd 65
757 Dayton 65
757 Early 65
757 Fredric 65
763 Carey 64
763 Clemens 64
763 Frankie 64
763 Jones 64
763 Melville 64
763 Orland 64
763 Regis 64
763 Ruby 64
771 Allie 63
771 Angel 63
771 Angus 63
771 Clovis 63
771 General 63
771 Lonzo 63
771 Melton 63
771 Norwood 63
771 Roberto 63
771 Winford 63
781 Abel 62
781 Cleve 62
781 Elliot 62
781 Garrett 62
781 Hayward 62
781 Kyle 62
781 Norton 62
781 Parker 62
781 Vernie 62
790 Archibald 61
790 Damon 61
790 Elvis 61
790 Hayden 61
790 Hughes 61
790 Ivy 61
790 Lindsey 61
797 Brooks 60
797 Ewald 60
797 Lucious 60
797 Reino 60
797 Smith 60
797 Vivian 60
803 Gayle 59
803 Gerhard 59
803 Kent 59
803 Murl 59
803 Reinhold 59
803 Richmond 59
803 Trinidad 59
810 Abram 58
810 Beryl 58
810 Bobbie 58
810 Bryant 58
810 Fernando 58
810 Gardner 58
810 Hillard 58
810 Judge 58
810 Nels 58
810 Thornton 58
810 Vergil 58
810 Virgle 58
810 Woodroe 58
810 Worth 58
824 Andres 57
824 Craig 57
824 Ernesto 57
824 Franklyn 57
824 Gregorio 57
824 Lawson 57
824 Masao 57
824 Murry 57
824 Pierce 57
824 Tatsuo 57
834 Clint 56
834 Elwyn 56
834 Estel 56
834 Hosea 56
834 Tim 56
834 Verl 56
840 Adolf 55
840 Alvah 55
840 Arvel 55
840 Audrey 55
840 Bernhard 55
840 Ernie 55
840 Ernst 55
840 Hudson 55
840 Josh 55
840 Kirby 55
840 Lon 55
840 Mac 55
840 Orvil 55
840 Ruth 55
840 Waymon 55
840 Williams 55
856 Attilio 54
856 Caesar 54
856 Felipe 54
856 Giles 54
856 Jerald 54
856 Lafayette 54
856 Margaret 54
856 Miller 54
864 Denzil 53
864 Garth 53
864 Junious 53
864 Ocie 53
864 Odie 53
864 Quentin 53
864 Reece 53
864 Rollie 53
864 Rosevelt 53
864 Sammy 53
864 Santiago 53
864 Tillman 53
864 Zigmund 53
877 Burdette 52
877 Cliff 52
877 Glendon 52
877 Myles 52
877 Reese 52
877 Sumner 52
883 Arch 51
883 Furman 51
883 Merwin 51
883 Nat 51
883 Stanton 51
888 Bailey 50
888 Durwood 50
888 Whitney 50
888 Wylie 50
892 Almon 49
892 Ansel 49
892 Artis 49
892 Axel 49
892 Barton 49
892 Bobby 49
892 Donovan 49
892 Elgin 49
892 Elza 49
892 Emmit 49
892 Gaston 49
892 Gerrit 49
892 Huston 49
892 Ishmael 49
892 Issac 49
892 Kendall 49
892 Linus 49
892 Mariano 49
892 Moe 49
892 Reno 49
892 Sandy 49
892 Theadore 49
892 Vernal 49
892 Verner 49
892 Yoshio 49
917 Ashley 48
917 Einar 48
917 Ennis 48
917 Golden 48
917 Newman 48
922 Alma 47
922 Arvil 47
922 Doris 47
922 Enos 47
922 Enrique 47
922 Eunice 47
922 Garold 47
922 Green 47
922 Hunter 47
922 Jonnie 47
922 Manford 47
922 Manley 47
922 Mitchel 47
922 Olan 47
922 Santos 47
922 Thad 47
922 Verle 47
939 Arno 46
939 Cameron 46
939 Casey 46
939 Foy 46
939 Harlow 46
939 Kay 46
939 Loran 46
939 Lovell 46
939 Stanislaus 46
939 Waldemar 46
939 Wellington 46
939 Welton 46
939 Wyatt 46
952 Bartholomew 45
952 Brown 45
952 Bryan 45
952 Conley 45
952 Ewell 45
952 Ezekiel 45
952 Gerhardt 45
952 Hiroshi 45
952 Maxie 45
952 Ransom 45
952 Rolla 45
952 Shelton 45
964 Benito 44
964 Finis 44
964 Josiah 44
964 Leeroy 44
964 Lynwood 44
964 Manning 44
964 Mildred 44
964 Myrl 44
972 Burnell 43
972 Chalmer 43
972 Danny 43
972 Dell 43
972 Garnet 43
972 Glynn 43
972 Lauren 43
972 Prentice 43
972 Rodger 43
972 Selmer 43
972 Weston 43
972 Williard 43
984 Arley 42
984 Armin 42
984 Arvin 42
984 Berlin 42
984 Cary 42
984 Colin 42
984 Earlie 42
984 Erling 42
984 Joy 42
984 Lindsay 42
984 Mathias 42
984 Oris 42
984 Thurston 42
984 Tyrus 42
998 Armond 41
998 Baxter 41
998 Burnice 41
998 Dillard 41
998 Enrico 41
998 Farris 41
998 Finley 41
998 Fulton 41
998 Harlen 41
998 Huey 41
998 Rexford 41
998 Rueben 41
998 Therman 41
998 Wheeler 41
998 Wyman 41