By Nicola Conville

If you’re searching for a classic name for your baby son, consider choosing a stereotypical old man name which will stand the test of time.

Check back through your family tree and give a nod to your ancestors by picking an old fashioned boy name that belonged to a beloved great-grandfather or cool uncle, or choose one of the popular names below.

Here are 50 of our favourite common old man names …

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This article originally appeared on Practical Parenting and has been republished Wirth permission.