Southeast U.S. Baby Names

Southerners have a strong sense of family and history and this can be seen in popular baby names in the south eastern United States. Ask a southerner who they are named after and it could be a great-great grandparent, an army general, a country singer or a former president.

States Included in the U.S. Southeast

The Southeast region is defined by the Bureau of Economic Analysis as the states of AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, and WV

Popular

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Willie

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Willie

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Less Common but Unique to the Region

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Roosevelt

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Earnestine

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Modern

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Bryson

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Raven

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Classic

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Willie

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Earnestine

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The data is taken from births that occurred in the United States after 1879. From 1880 to 1936, all births may not be included in the original data set.