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106+ Popular Old Lady Themed Chicken Names for your Birds

Expanding your flock is an exciting time! If you have prior experience with chickens, then you already know they each have unique personalities and traits. To honor this and distinguish between them, we gave our chickens names.


Naming our chickens not only allowed us to tell them apart, but also enriched our experience with our flock by strengthening our connection.

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Typically, people raise hens as they produce eggs in addition to a variety of other benefits. For your convenience we have put together a carefully curated list of our favorite old lady themed chicken names, some of which we have used ourselves.


For our top tips when naming chickens, or to learn more about how chickens can learn their names check out our article.


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Old Lady Chicken Names

  • Adelaide

  • Agatha

  • Agnes

  • Alice

  • Alma

  • Arabella

  • Beatrice

  • Bertha

  • Bessie

  • Betty

  • Blanche

  • Cecelia

  • Celeste

  • Charlotte

  • Clara

  • Claudine

  • Clementine

  • Constance

  • Cora

  • Cordelia

  • Dahlia

  • Daphne

  • Delilah

  • Dolly

  • Doris

  • Dorothy

  • Dot

  • Edna

  • Edwina

  • Eleanor

  • Eliza

  • Elsie

  • Ethel

  • Eunice

  • Evangeline

  • Evelyn

  • Flo

  • Florence

  • Frances

  • Genevieve

  • Gertrude

  • Gladys

  • Gloria

  • Gwendolyn

  • Hazel

  • Helen

  • Henrietta

  • Hester

  • Hilda

  • Ida

  • Inez

  • Ingrid

  • Irene

  • Irma

  • Jean

  • Josephine

  • Jude

  • June

  • Loretta

  • Lottie

  • Louise

  • Mabel

  • Maeve

  • Marge

  • Martha

  • Mary Jane

  • Mary-Lou

  • Matilda

  • Maude

  • Maureen

  • Mavis

  • May

  • Maybelle

  • Mildred

  • Millie

  • Miriam

  • Muriel

  • Myrtle

  • Nancy

  • Naomi

  • Nellie

  • Nettie

  • Norma

  • Ophelia

  • Oprah

  • Peggy

  • Penelope

  • Phoebe

  • Prudence

  • Ramona

  • Rena

  • Rita

  • Ruth

  • Sofia

  • Stella

  • Thelma

  • Tillie

  • Trixie

  • Trudy

  • Ursula

  • Vera

  • Violet

  • Vivian

  • Wanda

  • Winifred

  • Winnie

Old Man Chicken Names

Leghorn Hen and Rooster enjoying the sun

If you are selecting chicken names based on an old timey name theme, then you also might be seeking an old-fashioned name for your rooster. Below we have listed our 10 favorite rooster names. For the complete list click here for more Old Man Chicken Names.

  • Arthur

  • Bernard

  • Chester

  • Gideon

  • Herman

  • Milton

  • Mortimer

  • Oscar

  • Stanley

  • Wilbur

More Names

  • Color: Complete list of names by color, including (Black, Brown, Grey, Red, White, and Yellow).

  • Theme: Themes can be an easy way to name a lot of chickens at once. We have a collection of themes including Disney Characters, Elegant Flowers, Names for Groups & Pairs, and based off Personality & Characteristics.

Final Thoughts

We hope you have found this list helpful. If you use one of these names, we would love to hear! Additionally, if you have another theme you would like to suggest please send us a message or leave a comment.


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