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Mayo Clinic Health System sites in northwest Wisconsin count baby blessings in 2014

EAU CLAIRE — What’s in a name? Ask Jaxson, Oliver and Mason. Or Evelyn, Nora and Ella. Those names topped the lists of babies born at Mayo Clinic Health System locations in northwest Wisconsin.

As of Dec. 30, the total number of babies born was:

• Barron: 102 babies — 47 girls, 55 boys; one set of twins.

• Eau Claire: 1,019 babies — 517 girls, 502 boys; 15 sets of twins.

• Menomonie: 324 babies — 162 girls, 162 boys; one set of twins.

Popular baby names at these sites were as follows:

• Barron — Top boy names: Jaxson (2), Kaiden (2), Matthew (2), William (2); Top girl names: Evelyn (2), Harper (2)

• Eau Claire — Top boy names: Oliver (8), Colton (7), Wyatt (7), Grayson (6), Henry (6), Jackson (6), Liam (6), Nolan (6); Top girl names: Nora (10), Adalyn (8), Aubree (8), Olivia (8), Isabella (8), Abigail (7), Evelyn (7)

• Menomonie — Top boy names: Mason (4), Owen (4), Colton (3), Lincoln (3), Noah (3), Vincent (3), Wyatt (3); Top girl names:  Ella (5), Emilia (4), Sophia (4), Alexa (3), Berkley (3), Brinley (3)

Note: Specific spellings may vary. Several names tied in popularity.