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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Hudson
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Hudson in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Hudson:
Records indicate that 24,049 boys in the United States have been named Hudson since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 4,194 people in the U.S. were given the name Hudson. Those people are now 8 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Hudson
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6 Positive Comments
"Our son, born in 2005 is Hudson. We love the name. Everyone calls him Hud for short. We only know of one other in the area with the name. I have a feeling it will become more popular." Apr. 29, 2010:
"We named our son Hudson in May 2006. We are from Canada and had ancestors that worked for the Hudson Bay Company, so the name had added meaning for us." Jul. 8, 2007:
"I love this name. Since the moment I found out I was pregnant I've wanted to name my son Hudson. I haven't convinced his father of the name yet, but I still have three more months to try. I think the name sounds very unique." Feb. 6, 2007:
"we named our second son Hudson. it is never spelled wrong. it is familiar but not overused, different but not wierd. everyone we talked to just loves his name." Nov. 6, 2006:
"I am Hudson. Everyone remembers my name. I read it means Son of Hud, Hooded Guy, or One who wears hood. My name is after Hudson River (in New York, NY) It is really after a missionary to China, Hudson Taylor." Apr. 12, 2006:
"This is my sons name he was born in 2001. Many people think that is his is last name. We have only heard of one other child with the name. But I do know that 3 famous people have children with the name." Mar. 29, 2006:
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