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Most Popular Names England+Wales 1944

Description:Most popular names for female newborns in England+Wales 1944, with 1944 as the year of the Forties
Source:General Register Office (GRO)
Series:England+Wales decades
Following list:1954
Previous list:1934
Highest new entries:Susan (new at 7),  Carol (new at 12),  Sandra (new at 13),  Linda (new at 24),  Carole (new at 27)
Largest rises:Judith +70 (now at 30),  Jennifer +69 (now at 18),  Jacqueline +68 (now at 25),  Wendy +61 (now at 29),  Christine +53 (now at 3)
Largest falls:Doris -66 (now at 99),  Phyllis -53 (now at 96),  Audrey -52 (now at 67),  Muriel -48 (now at 100),  Lilian -48 (now at 88)

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1Margaret Graph
2Patriciaup 3Graph
3Christineup 53Graph
4Mary    down 1Graph
5Jean    down 3Graph
6Annup 17Graph
7Susannew Graph
8Janetup 17Graph
9Maureenup 4Graph
10Barbara    down 3Graph
11Valerieup 21Graph
12Carolnew Graph
13Sandranew Graph
14Paulineup 14Graph
15Elizabeth    down 1Graph
16Joan    down 12Graph
17Pamelaup 3Graph
18Jenniferup 69Graph
19Kathleen    down 2Graph
20Anneup 6Graph
21Sheila    down 15Graph
22Brenda    down 6Graph
23Gillianup 44Graph
24Lindanew Graph
25Jacquelineup 68Graph
26Sylvia    down 8Graph
27Carolenew Graph
28Eileen    down 9Graph
29Wendyup 61Graph
30Judithup 70Graph
31Dorothy    down 20Graph
32June    down 23Graph
33Joyce    down 21Graph
34Irene    down 10Graph
35Dianenew Graph
36Rosemaryup 6Graph
37Angelaup 48Graph
38Doreen    down 30Graph
39Shirley    down 29Graph
40Marion    down 6Graph
41Rita    down 14Graph
42Catherine    down 6Graph
43Yvonneup 27Graph
44Josephine    down 6Graph
45Helenup 18Graph
46Beryl    down 24Graph
47Hazel    down 3Graph
48Francesup 7Graph
49Janicenew Graph
50Elainenew Graph
51Dianaup 29Graph
52Veronicaup 31Graph
53Janeup 21Graph
54Marilynnew Graph
55Lesleynew Graph
56Norma    down 15Graph
57Mariaup 2Graph
58Heatherup 39Graph
59Gloriaup 35Graph
60Marie    down 7Graph
61Marjorie    down 30Graph
62Hilarynew Graph
63Jillup 26Graph
64Cynthiaup 1Graph
65Ruth    down 15Graph
66Mavis    down 37Graph
67Audrey    down 52Graph
68Marleneup 9Graph
69Betty    down 48Graph
70Julianew Graph
71Evelyn    down 26Graph
72Penelopenew Graph
73Lyndanew Graph
74Christinanew Graph
75Jeanettenew Graph
76Carolynnew Graph
77Iris    down 47Graph
78Anitanew Graph
79Denisenew Graph
80Kaynew Graph
81Marianup 7Graph
82Vera    down 45Graph
83Teresa    down 1Graph
84Georginanew Graph
85Sallynew Graph
86Sarah    down 10Graph
87Bridget    down 8Graph
88Lilian    down 48Graph
89Monicaup 10Graph
90Joyup 2Graph
91Glenysnew Graph
92Julienew Graph
93Viviennenew Graph
94Daphne    down 40Graph
95Carolinenew Graph
96Phyllis    down 53Graph
97Gwendoline    down 37Graph
98Geraldinenew Graph
99Doris    down 66Graph
100Muriel    down 48Graph