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Henry, Olivia most popular baby names in Wisconsin

Posted: 11:37 AM, Jun 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-06-18 12:37:37-04
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Move over, Oliver. Henry has overtaken you as the most popular baby name in Wisconsin.

The latest report from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services released Tuesday shows that Henry was the most popular name for boys born in 2017, the most recent year available. Henry has slowly climbed in popularity in recent years, from fourth most popular in 2015 to second in 2016 before becoming most popular in 2017.

For girls, Olivia remained the most popular for the second year in a row. It was also the most popular in 2014, with Emma having the title in both 2013 and 2015.

Emma was the second most popular in 2017, followed by Evelyn and Charlotte. For boys, Oliver was second most popular followed by William and Liam.