Most Popular Baby Names of 1942

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Vincent +3 2,380
102 Steve +10 2,374
103 Franklin -5 2,364
104 Jerome -3 2,339
105 Edwin -8 2,295
106 Mike +5 2,293
107 Harvey -1 2,283
108 Timothy +13 2,275
109 Clyde +4 2,204
110 Bob -7 2,203
111 Danny +9 2,203
112 Lewis -3 2,181
113 Floyd -11 2,171
114 Vernon -6 2,101
115 Alvin -8 2,069
116 Jeffrey +18 2,058
117 Mark +5 2,042
118 Charlie -3 1,871
119 Jackie -9 1,847
120 Leo -4 1,799
121 Herman -7 1,789
122 Keith -3 1,785
123 Rodney +4 1,785
124 Allan +11 1,764
125 Jon +3 1,763
126 Lester -1 1,750
127 Leslie -1 1,734
128 Gilbert -11 1,724
129 Benjamin -5 1,689
130 Arnold -7 1,684
131 Duane -2 1,619
132 Cecil 0 1,618
133 Jay +4 1,600
134 Joel +8 1,595
135 Darrell -5 1,590
136 Calvin -3 1,578
137 Chester -1 1,557
138 Johnnie -7 1,557
139 Brian +14 1,521
140 Freddie -2 1,510
141 Milton -1 1,503
142 Nicholas +4 1,503
143 Roland +1 1,450
144 Glen -5 1,420
145 Tony 0 1,406
146 Lynn -5 1,395
147 Dan +5 1,344
148 Lonnie -1 1,316
149 Claude +2 1,315
150 Jose -1 1,310
151 Dean -8 1,286
152 Sam -2 1,279
153 Manuel +1 1,275
154 Wesley +4 1,254
155 Hugh +5 1,253
156 Ted 0 1,252
157 Wallace -2 1,230
158 Elmer -10 1,228
159 Willard 0 1,191
160 Neil +1 1,101
161 Everett +6 1,058
162 Dave +14 1,053
163 Marion +1 1,052
164 Edgar +2 1,051
165 Gregory +18 1,026
166 Maurice -3 1,026
167 Jessie -5 1,004
168 Virgil +2 1,002
169 Sidney +3 998
170 Max -1 971
171 Stuart +2 965
172 Oscar -7 956
173 Marshall +2 952
174 Morris 0 909
175 Craig +61 891
176 Lyle -8 891
177 Lowell +1 885
178 Bennie +2 882
179 Benny +2 878
180 Karl -3 878
181 Nelson +5 870
182 Eric +17 867
183 Alexander +1 861
184 Dick -13 860
185 Luther -6 859
186 Ben +4 851
187 Wendell -30 847
188 Nathaniel -6 842
189 Matthew +8 841
190 Mack +86 839
191 Earnest -6 837
192 Donnie -5 836
193 Sammy +15 832
194 Gerard +6 830
195 Christopher +20 814
196 Guy -5 799
197 Delbert -5 796
198 Clifton +5 793
199 Fredrick -1 788
200 Carroll -12 787
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Cynthia +11 2,726
102 Maureen +27 2,724
103 Suzanne -6 2,709
104 Jeanette -6 2,685
105 Marcia 0 2,669
106 Pamela +49 2,632
107 June -17 2,608
108 Emma -9 2,605
109 Dianne +37 2,545
110 Florence -3 2,536
111 Lillian -7 2,489
112 Pauline -3 2,472
113 Edith -10 2,457
114 Wilma -8 2,456
115 Laura 0 2,409
116 Constance -2 2,356
117 Charlene +8 2,319
118 Lucille +1 2,296
119 Jeanne +7 2,287
120 Audrey -3 2,285
121 Thelma -13 2,257
122 Clara -11 2,247
123 Georgia +4 2,214
124 Ethel -8 2,204
125 Vivian -12 2,204
126 Margie -4 2,193
127 Gladys -9 2,191
128 Sara -4 2,189
129 Grace -6 2,157
130 Marion 0 2,151
131 Yvonne -11 2,113
132 Lynda +21 2,107
133 Willie +3 2,068
134 Annette -6 2,042
135 Priscilla -3 1,991
136 Paula +15 1,974
137 Bernice -4 1,964
138 Maryann +9 1,925
139 Hazel -8 1,911
140 Eva -5 1,877
141 Marian +1 1,838
142 Esther -4 1,830
143 Billie +6 1,828
144 Pat -10 1,825
145 Sherry +27 1,818
146 Beatrice -3 1,771
147 Bertha -7 1,755
148 Maxine -9 1,750
149 Lynn +22 1,749
150 Lillie -6 1,717
151 Bobbie -6 1,669
152 Ella -11 1,660
153 Ida -5 1,622
154 Joy -4 1,593
155 Rosa -1 1,574
156 Marsha +47 1,569
157 Julie +13 1,567
158 Rosalie -6 1,544
159 Kathy +40 1,539
160 Deanna -23 1,447
161 Minnie +5 1,447
162 Harriet -4 1,442
163 Rachel -4 1,427
164 Emily -2 1,419
165 Alma -2 1,406
166 Elsie -9 1,399
167 Caroline +7 1,391
168 Jessie -3 1,391
169 Gwendolyn -1 1,380
170 Victoria +46 1,371
171 Claudia +14 1,360
172 Mattie -8 1,360
173 Lucy -17 1,337
174 Vera -5 1,316
175 Faye -15 1,305
176 Bessie -3 1,267
177 Madeline +24 1,253
178 Veronica +32 1,253
179 Rosemarie -4 1,240
180 Lynne +20 1,234
181 Jackie -3 1,224
182 Marianne +1 1,220
183 Nellie -16 1,206
184 Gayle +3 1,189
185 Carrie -3 1,187
186 Patty -10 1,164
187 Agnes -8 1,132
188 Stella -4 1,126
189 Rosie -12 1,113
190 Myrna -29 1,104
191 Pearl +21 1,092
192 Johnnie 0 1,067
193 Dixie -12 1,060
194 Jeannette +4 1,055
195 Leona -5 1,055
196 Velma -8 1,051
197 Vicki +77 1,051
198 Geneva -18 1,047
199 Claire -3 1,027
200 Angela +15 1,016