Cessna Family History

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Cessna Name Meaning

French: unexplained; perhaps a variant of German Kestner (see Kastner).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cissna, Esser, Chesson, Bess, Casada, Tessman, Jessen, Chesna, Ressa

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Cessna Family Origin

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Cessna Family Occupations

What did your Cessna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cessna family was Lawyer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cessna. The most common Cessna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Cessna's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Lawyer

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Cessna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cessna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cessna census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cessna. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cessna. For the veterans among your Cessna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cessna Life Expectancy

What is the average Cessna lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cessna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Cessna in 1944 was 20, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cessna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cessna ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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