Popular Names in England and Wales

Information from National Statistics
Boys
Rank Name
1.
William
2.
John
3.
George
4.
Thomas
5.
Arthur
6.
James
7.
Charles
8.
Frederick
9.
Albert
10.
Ernest
11.
Alfred
12.
Edward
13.
Joseph
14.
Harold
15.
Robert
16.
Frank
17.
Henry
18.
Harry
19.
Walter
20.
Reginald
21.
Herbert
22.
Leonard
23.
Stanley
24.
Leslie
25.
Richard
26.
Cyril
27.
Sidney
28.
Francis
29.
Percy
30.
David
31.
Wilfred
32.
Samuel
33.
Norman
34.
Cecil
35.
Eric
36.
Sydney
37.
Horace
38.
Fred
39.
Jack
40.
Edwin
41.
Ronald
42.
Alexander
43.
Clifford
44.
Patrick
45.
Bernard
46.
Michael
47.
Victor
48.
Philip
49.
Edgar
50.
Maurice
51.
Donald
52.
Kenneth
53.
Benjamin
54.
Douglas
55.
Hugh
56.
Lawrence
57.
Daniel
58.
Geoffrey
59.
Peter
60.
Archibald
61.
Christopher
62.
Alan
63.
Tom
64.
Gilbert
65.
Hubert
66.
Ralph
67.
Stephen
68.
Gerald
69.
Bertie
70.
Lewis
71.
Andrew
72.
Percival
73.
Raymond
74.
Bertram
75.
Arnold
76.
Edmund
77.
Clarence
78.
Louis
79.
Ivor
80.
Roland
81.
Mark
82.
Gordon
83.
Claude
84.
Matthew
85.
Martin
86.
Lionel
87.
Dennis
88.
Evan
89.
Hector
90.
Alec
91.
Anthony
92.
Allan
93.
Oliver
94.
Owen
95.
Howard
96.
Colin
97.
Morris
98.
Denis
99.
Laurence
100.
Jesse
Girls
Rank Name
1.
Mary
2.
Florence
3.
Doris
4.
Edith
5.
Dorothy
6.
Annie
7.
Margaret
8.
Alice
9.
Elizabeth
10.
Elsie
11.
Gladys
12.
Winifred
13.
Ethel
14.
Hilda
15.
Lilian
16.
Ivy
17.
Violet
18.
Kathleen
19.
Ellen
20.
Lily
21.
Sarah
22.
Nellie
23.
Emily
24.
Mabel
25.
Ada
26.
Beatrice
27.
Marjorie
28.
May
29.
Rose
30.
Olive
31.
Evelyn
32.
Phyllis
33.
Gertrude
34.
Catherine
35.
Agnes
36.
Jessie
37.
Frances
38.
Grace
39.
Irene
40.
Eva
41.
Constance
42.
Edna
43.
Jane
44.
Amy
45.
Vera
46.
Muriel
47.
Daisy
48.
Minnie
49.
Maud
50.
Lucy
51.
Emma
52.
Eleanor
53.
Louisa
54.
Dora
55.
Nora
56.
Gwendoline
57.
Helen
58.
Ida
59.
Clara
60.
Hannah
61.
Anne
62.
Norah
63.
Kate
64.
Martha
65.
Bertha
66.
Lillian
67.
Ann
68.
Marion
69.
Bessie
70.
Eileen
71.
Laura
72.
Mildred
73.
Ruth
74.
Isabella
75.
Charlotte
76.
Esther
77.
Ruby
78.
Harriet
79.
Marie
80.
Maria
81.
Caroline
82.
Barbara
83.
Eliza
84.
Rosina
85.
Amelia
86.
Freda
87.
Millicent
88.
Janet
89.
Fanny
90.
Joan
91.
Lydia
92.
Iris
93.
Blanche
94.
Miriam
95.
Jean
96.
Rachel
97.
Ella
98.
Margery
99.
Christina
100.
Nancy