These 35 Once-Common Names Are Quickly Going Extinct. Is Yours On the List? | 22 Words

As you probably are aware, the names parents give their children tend to change with the times.

That's why you rarely see any old men named Kyle or Brett and very few girls named Prudence or Agatha. But now, according to a report from BabyCentre, it seems that names that were very popular even a generation ago are dying off quickly. Parents are avoiding traditional names for some that are more unique or contemporary. As a result, these names are quickly circling the drain in terms of popularity. Take a look and see which ones you'll miss if they're gone.