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Tessy (F)>

Tessy (female)

Variants:Tess (F) Tessa (F) Thessa (F)
Pet Name for:Teresa (F) Tessa (F) Theresa (F)
Can be spelt:Tessie (F)
Source(s): FreeCEN 1841 Census of Aberdeenshire
The Oxford Names Companion, OUP

The 1841 Census of Aberdeenshire has a very rare occurrence of the spellings Tessy and Thessa, presumably pet names for Teresa/Theresa.

ONC gives Tessie as a pet name for Tessa and hence Tessy can be taken as a pet name for Tessa and for Teresa/Theresa.