These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1990s

Caroline Bologna
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These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In The 1990s

Baby name trends are an evolving part of our culture.

Baby name trends are an evolving part of our culture. If you were born in the 90s, odds are that your class was full of Jessicas, Ashleys and Amandas.

The Social Security Administration tracks the trends around baby names and offers lists of the most popular baby names dating back to the 1880s. 

The SSA also puts together lists of the top names for each decade. We decided to take a look at the hottest names of the 1990s.

Keep scrolling to see the 50 most popular names for boys and girls born in the U.S. from 1990 to 1999.  

Jessica Ashley Emily Sarah Samantha Amanda Brittany Elizabeth Taylor Megan Hannah Kayla Lauren Stephanie Rachel Jennifer Nicole Alexis Victoria Amber Alyssa Courtney Rebecca Danielle Jasmine Brianna Katherine Alexandra Madison Morgan Melissa Michelle Kelsey Chelsea Anna Kimberly Tiffany Olivia Mary Christina Allison Abigail Sara Shelby Heather Haley Maria Kaitlyn Laura Erin

Michael Christopher Matthew Joshua Jacob Nicholas Andrew Daniel Tyler Joseph Brandon David James Ryan John Zachary Justin William Anthony Robert Jonathan Austin Alexander Kyle Kevin Thomas Cody Jordan Eric Benjamin Aaron Christian Samuel Dylan Steven Brian Jose Timothy Nathan Adam Richard Patrick Charles Sean Jason Cameron Jeremy Mark Stephen Jesse