When my sister got pregnant last year and we came to know she was having a boy, I started hunting for old money names. Being a student of history, I have always been fascinated by traditional aristocratic families and their political involvement. It’s needless to say that such names are highly sophisticated and traditional and thanks to Tik Tok they are back in vogue!
While hunting for old money names, that are generally associated with royalty and upper-class status, I came across a bunch of names that are relevant and classy even today. names like Martha, Anne, Elias, and Dylan are a few of the examples that grabbed our attention, and there were many more.
I had my nephew, we named him Darcy, but I don’t want all the research to go to waste. Thus here are the top names you can consider for your little one or to use in your novel, as character names in games and setting up a classy Instagram profile.
Old Money Boy Names
Tick tock has unearthed many unique old money boy names. After researching for a long time, I created a complete list of a few words that stood out according to me.
Old Money Girl Names
If you are having a girl or a niece, it’s essential to come up with a trendy name, and old money names are the latest trend. Thankfully there are some amazing old-money girl names too.
Old Money Baby Names
If you want to name your baby some old money baby names, you are on the right track. Such names are classic and are associated with sophistication wealth and a high-class lifestyle.
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Old Money American Names
Most of the Old Money American Names were from the early settlers of America and naming your baby after such a historic name has a certain zing to it.
Not only are these names historical, but also have a certain level of charm and sophistication.
Old Money Rich Names Girl
There is no dearth of old money-rich names girls! But I have done extensive research on the names and have included the top options in the list below.
American Old Money Families
While searching for old money names that are popular in America, I came across a few wealthiest families still in existence in the country. Their family history is as fascinating as the contributions they have made to American society.
I intend to read more about these families and maybe dedicate a short blog to it, but for now, I am providing you with the list of the wealthiest families in the USA. If you are interested, you can research some more on them.
|Laurene family||Walton family|
|Virginia family||Koch family|
|Brooke family||Mars family|
|Blanche family||Cargill- Macmillan family|
|Arabella family||Lauder family|
|Sadie family||S.C Johnson family|
|Miriam family||Edward family|
|Johanne family||Cox family|
|Elora family||Newhouse family|
|Alexis family||Duncan family|
|Hermione family||Hearst family|
|Ambrosia family||Brown family|
American Old-Money Surnames
In many cases, American surnames have been used as first names. You can walk on the same path. You can pick out the surnames of the wealthiest families around the world and name your baby dater them. I tried that during my research and here are a few names that really stand out.
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American Old Money Names For Boys
Since I knew my sister was having a boy, I focused a lot on boy names and of course, American Old Money Names For Boys were a major part of my research. I handpicked all of the names provided below:
American Old Money Names For Girls
While there are many trendy names for girls these days, there is something about traditional and classic names.