Unusual Baby Names from Harris County, TX

A few days ago I finished up a post about unusual-but-real baby names bestowed in Harris County, Texas, in the 1920s and 1930s. And I made sure to collect twice as many names, so that I could post half of them to NBN, and the other half to Patreon! 

1926:

  • Girl names: Amfueretta, Dura, Eldoria, Fayetla, Georgesther, Iantha, Joshlie, Mervelin, Philogonius, Veloria
  • Boys names: Batrio, Clardy, Durward, Horathel, Lomas, Octamis, Searcy, Talbert, Waldo, Zocheryer

1927:

  • Girl names: Azerlene, Diluvina, Flumencia, Hinda, Lapia, Mardry, Nicolasa, Revoydia, Sidnorry, Vreenta
  • Boy names: Arno, Buckney, Clovis, Greensoile, Herndon, Jappa, Kemper, Ronickey, Schallie, Tevan

1928:

  • Girl names: Alcada, Bitovia, Glordia, Hisidra, Leonicia, Oresa, Relda, Throsula, Valmarie, Zelphia
  • Boy names: Aninas, Cleophua, Derwent, Enimuson, Jurinous, Kermit, Mcclare, Ole, Pantaleon, Surgossa

1929:

  • Girl names: Arthia, Bifiana, Clemensia, Elmorene, Gusstelle, Hughleen, Olilathe, Raydel, Starley, Yachitl
  • Boy names: Dreabon, Hennone, Laddie, Melbert, Narcief, Primitivo, Ruffin, Tagaro, Valdellaro, Zannie

1930:

  • Girl names: Arlisia, Cleoneta, Elzunnette, Floryana, Jazzella, Librada, Marginelle, Omandy, Rahubie, Tanua
  • Boy names: Atenojenes, Beeler, Clausiel, Doulthitt, Eluterio, Galvesto, Larough, Mcclora, Scherrell, Telesmar

1931:

  • Girl names: Artsie, Cloredia, Febuncia, Lithia, Mozelle, Ocinia, Rovell, Sasvilla, Verlia, Teula
  • Boy names: Arvel, Cloy, Fitzhugh, Ingram, Jeptha, Mirlo, Ozell, Tosker, Vyron, Worley

1932:

  • Girl names: Brenotte, Cesoria, Eola, Glennia, Idanel, Laquita, Nelva, Oradola, Renoma, Willette
  • Boy names: Bincy, Clymer, Hurnden, Izria, Kaywood, Nemensio, Orville, Streeter, Theophilus, Vernest

1933:

  • Girl names: Bittie, Darristine, Esobello, Gwilda, Idella, Kleanthe, Mattiegene, Reheba, Valmia, Yerula
  • Boy names: Armogene, Claydorn, Hildo, Judges, Leotis, Olinthas, Phineas, Ringling, Trezevant, Verzel

1934:

  • Girl names: Armandina, Berklyn, Clois, Elzie, Flonia, Hybernia, Isadoranne, Mavolen, Oralina, Valanie
  • Boy names: Bunard, Dolph, Eurshell, Heyburn, Jessia, Kermit, Melescio, Rusperto, Sneed, Travino

Have any thoughts about any of the names above? Leave a comment and let me know!

For the rest of the unique Texas names, look out for the NBN post, which will go up in mid-March.


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