Over the past 110 years, 442 203 boys and 102 girls have been named Lawrence. The name Lawrence ranks 67th in the United States among the most common names for boys. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Lawrence in 1910. The peak of popularity of the name Lawrence came in the 1930s and 1940s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.