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The name Madison is of surname origin, and means son of Maud.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Madison has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Madison
Use of the Name Madison for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
199,832 199,832 199,832 178,428 104,263 40,467 20,363
The table below indicates the number of times the name Madison has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Madison
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  37022
1881  31228
1882  34227
1883  36622
1884  40920
1885  40620
1886  44417
1887  40018
1888  41021
1889  37523
1890  52414
1891  39220
1892  43720
1893  59512
1894  61712
1895  54615
1896  57914
1897  60413
1898    
1899  57113
1900  61517
1901  9087
1902  9897
1903  51418
1904  74711
1905  68913
1906  66514
1907  57919
1908  85911
1909    
1910  80715
1911  70021
1912  73335
1913  66346
1914  67657
1915  68772
1916  75067
1917  81661
1918  80766
1919  84361
1920  82966
1921  85066
1922  76575
1923  76175
1924  81170
1925  83065
1926  89956
1927  86162
1928  97150
1929  92154
1930  96150
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1934  96044
1935  93746
1936  83054
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1939  90548
1940  97644
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1944  99543
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1952  97554
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1985624300  
1986366643  
1987325748816130
1988302818951103
19892231,223893128
19902031,406847146
19911282,469774176
19921073,162781179
1993784,381694223
1994526,254679233
1995299,770626270
19961513,396638263
19971015,180633268
1998917,775752213
1999718,044874173
2000319,953  
2001222,126  
2002221,717  
2003320,104  
2004320,363859202
Totals:  199,832 4,855

During the last 125 years, parents have used Madison as a girl's name about 97% of the time and less frequently (about 2% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Madison appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 20 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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