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The name Dalton is of English origin, and means town in a valley.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Dalton has been given to baby boys 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 boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Dalton
Use of the Name Dalton for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
61,615 55,990 54,335 38,379 16,879 5,273 2,425
The table below indicates the number of times the name Dalton has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Dalton first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1881, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Dalton
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18818975  
1882    
1883    
18848766  
18857178  
1886    
1887    
1888    
18898996  
1890    
1891    
1892    
18937838  
189457113  
189564911  
18969157  
18978677  
18989047  
1899    
190063116  
1901    
190261713  
19038039  
19048988  
190575311  
19069458  
190774613  
190866416  
190972515  
191062322  
191165223  
191256850  
191355261  
191462865  
191559493  
1916521120  
1917546115  
1918593106  
1919541122  
1920504144  
1921511146  
1922491160  
1923513141  
1924544136  
1925454176  
1926497147  
1927480159  
1928535129  
1929506134  
1930502141  
1931471144  
1932449158  
1933465144  
1934476143  
1935455155  
1936461149  
1937480140  
1938536118  
1939520121  
1940508129  
1941493140  
1942551124  
1943537137  
1944573114  
1945598102  
1946561129  
1947596130  
1948608124  
1949622120  
195069597  
1951641121  
1952637121  
195373594  
195474194  
1955722103  
195676093  
195776596  
195873999  
195979094  
196080290  
196188674  
196282186  
196383582  
1964754103  
1965    
196690464  
196777788  
196882580  
1969757106  
197085888  
197184792  
197295072  
197397269  
1974    
1975    
1976    
197798276  
1978    
1979    
1980    
198196986  
198293292  
1983837108  
1984849107  
1985778129  
1986717159  
1987650198  
1988642217  
1989473402  
19901931,569  
19911362,351  
19921212,903  
19931063,390  
1994854,245  
1995874,187  
1996993,979  
1997904,235  
1998884,561  
1999854,538  
2000914,441  
2001983,888  
20021173,277  
20031432,848  
20041662,425  
Totals:  61,615 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Dalton as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Dalton appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 107 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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