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  • Artlissa Ann Smith (1854 - 1878)
    Artlissa Cessna Smith BIRTH 22 Feb 1854 DEATH 12 Apr 1878 (aged 24) BURIAL Old Jeffersonville Cemetery Jeffersonville, Fayette County, Ohio, USA MEMORIAL ID 119325634 · View SourceMEMORIAL PHOTOS 2 FL...
  • Stephen Cessna (1665 - bef.1763)
    Note: Many Cessna family researchers believe that Jean (1) came to America in 1718 and some believe he never left Ireland. Early Pennsylvania and Huguenot histories and biographies all say Jean (1) cam...
  • Pvt Green Kennedy Cessna, Jr. (1838 - 1912)
    Birth: Mar. 9, 1838 Death: Jan. 25, 1912Family links: Parents: Nancy Rowena Reid Atkins Cessna (1812 - 1878) Spouse: Mattie Houston Cessna (1839 - 1884) Children: Lillie Cessna DeWalt Mills (1868 - 1...
  • Green Kennedy Cessna, Sr (c.1805 - c.1867)
  • Maj John Cessna, III (1726 - 1802)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA with the rank of Major. DAR Ancestor # A023685 Birth: Jan. 26, 1726 Shippensburg Cumberland County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Mar. 31, 1802 Bedford B...

About the Cessna surname

Howard Cessna volume 1 in 1903 and volume 2 in 1935 wrote a book titled The House of Cessna all about our family. He lists all the variations of spellings of our name. They are De Cessna, Cesena, Cessna, Cissna, Cisna, Cisne, Cisney, and Sisney. All are descendants of Count Jean De Cessna of France, who was a Huguenot.