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Charlotte, Liam favorite baby names in Tennessee

Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at 11:23 am

Charlotte, Liam favorite baby names in Tennessee

Charlotte took the top spot on the list of most popular names for baby girls born in Tennessee in 2023. Liam holds on to the number one spot as the most popular name chosen for baby boys in Tennessee for the 2nd straight year.
The top 25 names Tennessee parents chose for their new babies born in 2023 are:
Charlotte, number 2 last year, replaces Oliva which held the top spot for baby girl in 2020, 2021, and 2022. Evelyn has remained steady in the number 7 position for the last 5 years. Lainey, Sadie, and Lillian are new additions to the top 25 names this year.

Girls                                                 Boys
1.    Charlotte                                           Liam
2.    Olivia                                                Oliver
3.    Amelia                                              James
4.    Emma                                              William
5.    Ava                                                    Noah
6.    Evelyn                                              Elijah
7.    Harper                                             Henry
8.    Isabella                                            John
9.    Eleanor                                           Waylon
10.  Elizabeth                                        Hudson
11.   Sophia                                            Asher
12.   Willow                                           Levi
13.   Ellie                                                Theodore
14.   Mia                                                 Samuel
15.   Luna                                               Jackson
16.   Nova                                               Jack
17.   Lily                                                 Ezra
18.   Ivy                                                  Maverick
19.   Hazel                                             Grayson
20.  Lainey                                            Benjamin
21.   Sadie                                              Cooper
22.   Scarlett                                         Walker
23.   Ella                                                Wyatt
24.   Lillian                                            Mason
25.   Caroline                                        Lucas

William drops to number 4, after holding the number 1 position for baby boys in 2019 and 2021 and the number 2 position in 2020 and 2022. Henry has held the number 7 position the last 4 years. Cooper is the new addition to the top 25 baby boy names this year.
The Tennessee Department of Health’s Division of Vital Records and Statistics records and tallies the names chosen for babies born in Tennessee. The division is responsible for recording all births, deaths, marriages and divorces in Tennessee and registers approximately 240,000 new records of vital events each year.
All county and metro health departments in Tennessee can provide certified copies of birth and death records. Additionally, Tennessee birth certificates or other vital record documents are available, securely, online through VitalChek.
The Tennessee Office of Vital Records is located at 710 James Robertson Parkway, Andrew Johnson Tower, 1st floor, in Nashville. Walk-in hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Marion Tribune – January 18, 2024