Baby Name Timeline: 1880s

Baby Name Timeline 1880s

The baby names below saw sudden changes in usage during the 1880s thanks to the influence of historical events. I’ve written explanatory blog posts about some of them — please click the links to learn more!

To check out history-influenced baby names from other decades, visit the baby name timeline main page.

1889

  • 1889 News: Grady

1888

  • 1888 News: Ebba
  • 1888 Politics: Grover, Harrison, Benjamin, Morton, Thurman, Alson, Belva

1887

1886

1885

  • 1885 Politics: Cleveland

1884

belva, politics, baby name, 1880s,
  • 1884 Politics: Grover, Blaine, Logan, Belva

1883

1882

1881

garfield, politics, baby name, 1880s,

1880

winfield, politics, baby name, 1880s,