The presidential surname Lincoln has risen spectacularly since the 1990s, breaching the top 200 in 2013. And appropriately so, since Abraham Lincoln unexpectedly rose from humble beginnings to become the 16th US president. To this day, he remains one of our most revered and beloved presidents. No wonder Lincoln holds tremendous appeal for parents looking for integrity and honesty. In a surprising twist, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard named their eldest daughter Lincoln in 2013. Place name: Lincoln is the capital of Nebraska.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Abraham LincolnUnited States President
- Lincoln Bell ShepardSon of Kristen Bell
- Lincoln MelcherActor
- Lincoln PeirceCartoonist
Popularity Trend Chart
Roll over the visual for detailed rankings by year.
Source: Social Security Administration
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.
Name added. View Your List