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The name Morgan is of Welsh origin, and means sea circle.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Morgan 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 Morgan
Use of the Name Morgan for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
158,166 158,166 157,127 93,031 41,728 15,109 7,205
The table below indicates the number of times the name Morgan 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 Morgan
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  28833
1881  34623
1882  36924
1883  40919
1884  30433
1885  33826
1886  30632
1887  41717
1888  41121
1889  36524
1890  37523
1891  40519
1892  41921
1893  38822
1894  31432
1895  37826
1896  39425
1897  34929
1898  37228
1899  32930
1900  41031
1901  50016
1902  43323
1903  39026
1904  53018
1905  38730
1906  45225
1907  53121
1908  42033
1909  43134
1910  39145
1911  39353
1912  44678
1913  421106
1914  429125
1915  472137
1916  451154
1917  424179
1918  460167
1919  501141
1920  478162
1921  453184
1922  515144
1923  496153
1924  496156
1925  488157
1926  482156
1927  501146
1928  527132
1929  505136
1930  574109
1931  499133
1932  489138
1933  510123
1934  525124
1935  502130
1936  525118
1937  577100
1938  542116
1939  560105
1940  509129
1941  597100
1942  585114
1943  569125
1944  543126
1945  579110
1946  524149
1947  514174
1948  614123
1949  620121
1950  624121
1951  548153
1952  542168
1953  588150
1954  547177
1955  516197
1956  531198
1957  566186
1958  557192
1959  527222
1960  498252
1961  554203
1962  501254
1963  537219
1964  522225
1965  535207
1966  509221
1967  461269
1968  469262
1969  435332
1970  446338
1971  463310
1972  453303
1973  487256
1974  480275
1975  476282
1976931139449302
1977739208406371
1978646251391388
1979459441350500
19802431,061291702
19811621,763275766
19821701,712314627
19831671,660314621
19841322,174291698
19851272,278300680
19861132,469303673
1987952,926282768
1988773,789281826
1989694,429294828
1990586,041277936
1991496,792287906
1992417,783287987
1993348,567311862
19942510,6522721,023
19952310,8752361,255
19962510,2892441,216
19972210,3382661,061
19982310,202298950
1999249,599317894
2000259,495332837
2001298,717349778
2002298,407373704
2003297,904362743
2004317,205312989
Totals:  158,166 34,805

During the last 125 years, parents have used Morgan as a girl's name about 81% of the time and less frequently (about 18% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Morgan appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 29 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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