A 4-day-old newborn baby, in Brandenburg, Germany, on Aug. 12, 2011.
Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Georgia's most popular baby name ever is ...

Baby names fall in and out of favor, gaining and losing popularity with historical and cultural events. But one name in particular has stood the test of time in Georgia.

According to data from the Social Security Administration, “William” is the most consistently popular baby name overall in Georgia. 

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