Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Name Mapping

The Name Mapper at the Baby Name Wizard tracks names of babies born in the United States, as reported by the Social Security Administration (SSA), then places them on a map or a timeline indicating its popularity by state from 1960 through 2007:

For some reason, Cartophiliac was not listed, so I went with the next nearest name: Carter (from the surname that originated in the Middle Ages as an occupational name for someone who used a cart to transport goods).



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