Unusual Names from 1914












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I was going through the top 7000 of 1914, and I came across some doozies! I included the number of babies given each name that year, just so you know how popular they were at the time. that Here is a list of them:

BOYS # GIRLS #
Admiral 7 Albirdia 5
Alcee 6 Alder 5
Algie 25 Alfhild 7
Almond 17 Algie 6
Alto 16 Aloha 5
Arch 32 Arkie 12
Argle 5 Asilee 6
Aster 6 Australia 5
Author 19 Axie 9
Bland 7 Babe 8
Bluford 9 Beadie 12
Boots 8 Beauty 6
Bosie 6 Belzora 5
Brace 5 Birda 12
Branch 6 Blanchie 21
Brownie 11 Blondie 5
Bunk 5 Blondina 6
Bunnie 5 Borghild 30
Capers 5 Canary 8
Champ 18 Capitola 25
Champion 9 Cinderella 6
Clearance 7 Clorene 8
Cola 7 Colon 5
Coyt 7 Corona 5
Crit 7 Countess 6
Delphis 6 Cozy 5
Dink 5 Cula 6
Dude 5 Dimple 33
Elba 12 Doll 10
Elester 5 Doyce 5
Ell 5 Earie 6
Elra 5 Erie 24
Emit 6 Ethelyne 14
Ercole 7 Eureka 5
Ether 5 Fairy 46
Fair 5 Fallie 5
Fed 6 Ferol 10
Ferd 14 Finis 5
Fonzie 5 Fleta 36
Fount 6 Flonnie 40
Foy 41 Floride 6
France 6 Floy 150
Frances 77 Forestine 5
Fread 7 Fozie 5
French 18 France 9
Garl 6 Fronie 18
Gernie 5 Gatha 7
Glade 10 Gazella 5
Gloyd 5 Gerturde 5
Golden 40 Girlie 16
Goldie 17 Girtha 11
Gust 31 Glee 8
Hammie 5 Gola 13
Hamp 17 Gustie 7
Handy 8 Hasty 5
Harce 5 Hiawatha 7
Harm 11 Isolene 7
Hezzie 9 Lassie 16
Hoke 18 Leafy 8
Hood 5 Leaner 6
Hosey 5 Leather 8
Kern 5 Lempi 16
Key 5 Loris 18
Kinnie 6 Lousie 5
Laddie 23 Luby 5
Lankford 5 Lummie 6
Lebaron 5 Maple 18
Lecil 5 Mayo 11
Leldon 5 Mayola 23
Less 8 Media 9
Letcher 11 Mennie 21
Limmie 5 Mescal 5
Loris 11 Milbrey 5
Lubert 5 Mintie 5
Luby 5 Narcissus 8
Luster 19 Nerva 5
Mance 9 Ninnie 5
Manly 9 Nobie 12
Manual 9 Nodie 5
Math 6 Nondas 8
Merchant 6 Ocie 99
Metro 23 Octa 6
Miner 12 Oddie 9
Moody 18 Okie 6
Moultrie 8 Okla 10
Norfleet 7 Olgie 5
Nute 5 Orbie 8
Oddie 6 Oval 6
Okey 23 Pebble 5
Olden 8 Pencie 6
Orange 12 Pretto 5
Other 7 Rushie 11
Ozro 8 Saint 6
Penrose 5 Salvatrice 10
Pink 23 Santa 59
Pleasant 9 Saxon 7
Plummer 11 Signora 6
Pope 5 Sister 21
Ruble 8 Smithie 10
Rural 5 Sudie 84
Seab 6 Swannie 5
Searcy 7 Sweetie 12
Sears 7 Tempie 29
Singleton 6 Texie 8
Smiley 8 Thurley 6
Smith 45 Tishie 5
Snow 5 Tossie 6
Spurgeon 32 Toy 9
Square 9 Vassie 17
Squire 8 Vaudie 6
Starling 11 Velvie 8
Talley 5 Verbal 5
Tandy 7 Vicie 18
Tench 5 Viney 11
Tennis 5 Virgin 7
Thelmer 9 Vista 11
Thure 6 Vollie 6
Thurl 8 Walsie 8
Tip 5 Wavie 8
Tivis 5 Wealthy 7
Tobe 10 Wessie 9
Toy 21 Wintress 5
Twyman 6 Yetive 6
Uno 11
Valley 7
Vane 8
Vardie 6
Vermon 6
Veto 8
Villa 7
Vollie 7
Wales 5
Wash 23
White 11
Wince 6
Wister 5
Zell 5
Zenith 5