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Top 100 US Female names in 1936

The list of Most Popular female names in USA in 1936 with their respective percentage. Choose girl name from popular names trending in America in 1936. Also see our 1936 list of top boy names.
Rank Name Occ.
(%in 1936)
Change
1. Mary 54362 (5.046%) -
2. Shirley 35161 (3.263%) -
3. Barbara 31679 (2.940%) -
4. Betty 25863 (2.400%) -
5. Patricia 23912 (2.219%) -

6. Dorothy 17668 (1.640%) -
7. Joan 17067 (1.584%) -
8. Nancy 16756 (1.555%) +1
9. Margaret 14594 (1.355%) -1
10. Carol 14521 (1.348%) +1
11. Helen 12232 (1.135%) -1
12. Joyce 11990 (1.113%) -
13. Marilyn 11066 (1.027%) +1
14. Virginia 9650 (0.896%) +2
15. Doris 9221 (0.856%) -2
16. Ruth 9212 (0.855%) -1
17. Beverly 8900 (0.826%) +3
18. Elizabeth 8860 (0.822%) -1
19. Frances 8785 (0.815%) -
20. Jean 8535 (0.792%) -2
21. Janet 8082 (0.750%) +1
22. Donna 7933 (0.736%) +1
23. Carolyn 7907 (0.734%) +5
24. Martha 7387 (0.686%) -
25. Phyllis 7371 (0.684%) +2
26. Lois 7228 (0.671%) -5
27. Alice 7198 (0.668%) -2
28. Ann 6662 (0.618%) +2
29. Norma 6632 (0.616%) -
30. Dolores 6417 (0.596%) -4
31. Janice 6148 (0.571%) +16
32. Gloria 6140 (0.570%) -
33. Marie 6131 (0.569%) -
34. Evelyn 6107 (0.567%) -3
35. Peggy 6066 (0.563%) +1
36. Anna 5724 (0.531%) -2
37. Rose 5698 (0.529%) -
38. Sandra 5525 (0.513%) +12
39. Marlene 5332 (0.495%) -
40. Mildred 5053 (0.469%) -5
41. Geraldine 4862 (0.451%) -1
42. Jane 4720 (0.438%) +1
43. Judith 4579 (0.425%) +11
44. Catherine 4535 (0.421%) -2
45. Annie 4527 (0.420%) -7
46. Louise 4351 (0.404%) -2
47. Eleanor 4340 (0.403%) +1
48. Joanne 4305 (0.400%) -3
49. Marjorie 4279 (0.397%) -3
50. Elaine 4258 (0.395%) +1
51. Ruby 4226 (0.392%) -10
52. Patsy 4197 (0.390%) +4
53. Sylvia 4156 (0.386%) +7
54. Arlene 3898 (0.362%) +5
55. Joann 3885 (0.361%) -2
56. Wanda 3880 (0.360%) -7

57. Irene 3818 (0.354%) -5
58. Delores 3756 (0.349%) -1
59. Sally 3634 (0.337%) -1
60. Sharon 3573 (0.332%) +36
61. Charlotte 3555 (0.330%) +4
62. June 3519 (0.327%) -7
63. Sarah 3515 (0.326%) -2
64. Roberta 3466 (0.322%) +13
65. Bonnie 3372 (0.313%) -3
66. Jacqueline 3361 (0.312%) +13
67. Kathleen 3352 (0.311%) +4
68. Audrey 3345 (0.310%) -4
69. Rita 3333 (0.309%) -6
70. Loretta 3322 (0.308%) -1
71. Edna 3304 (0.307%) -4
72. Jo 3291 (0.305%) +1
73. Carole 3199 (0.297%) +20
74. Thelma 3198 (0.297%) +2
75. Juanita 3180 (0.295%) -3
76. Lorraine 3171 (0.294%) -8
77. Josephine 3144 (0.292%) -2
78. Wilma 3122 (0.290%) -8
79. Lillian 3116 (0.289%) -13
80. Florence 3084 (0.286%) -6
81. Yvonne 3036 (0.282%) +17
82. Pauline 2979 (0.276%) -2
83. Darlene 2963 (0.275%) +8
84. Gladys 2943 (0.273%) -6
85. Emma 2833 (0.263%) +4
86. Grace 2789 (0.259%) -3
87. Edith 2759 (0.256%) -
88. Anne 2756 (0.256%) -4
88. Theresa 2756 (0.256%) -2
89. Ethel 2731 (0.253%) -7
90. Clara 2683 (0.249%) -9

91. Lucille 2631 (0.244%) -6
92. Marion 2582 (0.240%) -4
93. Jeanette 2552 (0.237%) +11
94. Bernice 2544 (0.236%) -4
95. Hazel 2510 (0.233%) -3
96. Linda 2439 (0.226%) +66
97. Kay 2407 (0.223%) +36
98. Ellen 2398 (0.223%) -3
99. Katherine 2357 (0.219%) +4
100. Gail 2344 (0.218%) +26
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