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Your Grandma Probably Has This Top Baby Name From 1916

One hundred years ago might seem like a long time for some, but for many of our grandparents, it seems like yesterday.

As we approach the end of 2016, we take a look back 100 years to the most popular names at the beginning of the century. You might be surprised to know many of them are still in use today!

It's likely that you've got a parent or a grandparent with one or more of these popular baby names - see if you recognize yours below!



1. Mary

2. Helen

3. Dorothy

4. Margaret

5. Ruth

6. Mildred

7. Anna

8. Elizabeth

9. Frances

10. Virginia




1. John

2. William

3. James

4. Robert

5. Joseph

6. Charles

7. George

8. Edward

9. Frank

10. Thomas


It seems like the classics still stand the test of time! How many people do you know with these names? Do you have grandparents or parents with any of these names?

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