All names above were British baby names during the Victorian era. The Gothic revival was one of the foremost trends of the Victorian era. Love of medieval, classical and biblical myths and legends permeated all aspects of life.
These pairs of vintage girls’ names and their old school nicknames are drawn from the list of popular baby names in the first year the US kept baby name records. This is a perfect way to get two names in one: formal and playful, vintage and fr