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Clyde Vernon Cessna
Birth: Dec. 5, 1879
Hawthorne
Montgomery County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1954
Kingman
Kingman County
Kansas, USA

Aviation Pioneer. Founder of the Cessna Aircraft Corporation in 1927. He is best remembered as an American aircraft designer, with his most famous inventions being the cantilever wing and the V shaped tail. Over the years his many talents were recognized by his induction into National Aviation Hall of Fame in 1978. (bio by: David G. Stuart) 
 
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 Parents:
  James W. Cessna (1856 - 1931)
  Mary V. Cessna (1857 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  Roy C. Cessna (1877 - 1968)*
  Clyde Vernon Cessna (1879 - 1954)
  Grace Opal Cessna Wallace (1887 - 1954)*
  Bert David Cessna (1890 - 1963)*
  Hazel G. Cessna (1892 - 1983)*
  Noel Miles Cessna (1898 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Belmont
Kingman County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: David G. Stuart
Record added: Aug 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21053773
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