Tessie name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tessie

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Tess +‎ -ie

  1. Alternative spelling of Tessy

Notable Persons Named Tessie

Notable Persons Named Tessie

Tess Harper

Tess Harper is an actress and actor. She was most prominent from 1983 to present. Tess was given the name Tessie Jean Washam on August 15th, 1950 in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas.

Tessie O'Shea

Tessie O'Shea was an actress. Tessie was given the name Teresa Mary O'Shea on March 13th, 1913 in Cardiff. She left this life on April 21st, 1995.

Tessie Santiago

Tessie Santiago is an actress. She was most prominent from 2000 to present. Tessie was given the name Tessie Marie Santiago on August 10th, 1975 in Miami, Florida, United States.

Tessie Aquino-Oreta

Tessie Aquino-Oreta is a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Lone District of Malabon City-Navotas, Senator of the Philippines, Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromLone District of Malabon City-Navotas, and Senate of the Philippines. Tessie was born on June 28th, 1944 in Concepcion, Tarlac.

Tessie Wall

Tessie Wall was a procuring (prostitution) and madam. Tessie was given the name Teresa Susan Donohue in 1869 in San Francisco. She died in 1932.

Tessie Agana

Tessie Agana is an actress. Tessie was given the name Maria Teresa Rigotti Agana on May 16th, 1943 in Manila.


Fun Facts about the name Tessie

  • How Popular is the name Tessie? Tessie is the 2,594th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tessie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,935 babies born with the first name Tessie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tessie to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tessie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 17 new born babies.
  • When was Tessie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tessie is Thursday, April 20th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Tessie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tessie was in 1917 with a total of 393 babies.
  • Random Tessie Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tessie ranks 97th in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 66 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Tessie: The name spelled backwards is Eisset. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Isseet. How do you pronounce that?
  • Tessie name meaning

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