Index to Biographical Directories & Histories

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This database is an index that includes every name found in the fourteen biographical directories, county histories and town histories, listed below, pertaining to Kendall County, Illinois. You can use this information to lookup actual references in these source documents. They are typically avialable on microfilm through inter-library loans.  Please check with your local library.

Source CodeSource
BS Bateman, Norman & Paul Selby, editors. Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & History of Kendall County. With special authors and contributors. Chicago: Munsell Publishing Co., (1914) Two volumes, 1078 pages.
FA Farren, Kathy, editor. A Bicentennial History of Kendall County, Illinois. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Bicentennial Commission, (1976) 314 pages.
GF Biographical Directory of Kendall County, Illinois. Chicago: Fisher & Co., (1876) 114 pages.
HI Hicks, Edmund W., Reverend. History of Kendall County, Illinois: From the Earliest Discoveries to the Present Time. Aurora, IL: Knickerbocker & Hodder, (1877) 439 pages
JO Johnson, Oliver C. and Anna French Johnson. Atlas and History of Kendall County, Illinois. Maps and Plats, Biographies and Special Features. Elmhurst, IL: Friendly Map & Publishing Co., (1941) 112 pages.
KK Durant, Pliny A, et al. Commemorative Portrait & Biographical Record of Kane & Kendall Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Beers, Leggett & Co., (1888) 999 pages.
KW Genealogical & Biographical Record of Kendall & Will Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Biographical Publishing Co., (1901) 670 pages.
LP Shufelt, Mrs. John L. When Lisbon Was A Prairie. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record, (1917) 13 pages.
MC Rasmusen, Honor Brodie. History of the Millington Methodist Church and Community 125th Anniversary 1833-1958. Publisher not given, (l958) 48 pages.
NS Newark Sesquicentennial Committee. Newark's Sesquicentennial History: A Community Proud of Its Heritage 1835-1985. Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record (1985) 139 pages.
OS Oswego Sesquicentennial Days Steering Committee, Roger Matile, editor. 150 Years Along the Fox: The History of Oswego Township Illinois. Oswego Sesquicentennial - 150 Years - 1833-1983. Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., (1983) 191 pages.
PF Prairie Farmer's Reliable Directory of Farmers & Breeders Grundy & Kendall Counties, Illinois. Chicago: Prairie Farmer Publishing Co., (1917) 221 pages.
RL Lisbon Pioneer Days Book Committee. Roads To Lisbon…Past and Present, A collection of Biographical Sketches. Prepared for the 150th Anniversary of the settling of Lisbon (IL). Yorkville, IL: Kendall County Record, (1985) 112 pages.
YO Lucinda Tio and Kathy Farren, A History of Yorkville, Illinois 1836-1986. Published for Yorkville's Sesquicentennial, (1986) 220 pages.


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SurnameGiven NamePageCode
SurnameGiven NamePageCode
D'Ibberville Mr. 23 HI
Dablon Mr. 18 HI
Daggett Serephina 261, 263 KW
Dagsen Dena 94 PF
Dahl Allen 90 PF
Dahl Betty Lou 23 NS
Dahl Candace 24 NS
Dahl Evert 90 PF
Dahl Hazel 90 PF
Dahl Herbert 43 NS
Dahl Herbert 90 PF
Dahl Herbert, Jr. 23 NS
Dahl Jerald 23 NS
Dahl John 90, 194 PF
Dahl John E. 90 PF
Dahl Joyce 90 PF
Dahl Rachel (Twait) 90 PF
Dahl Rosina 90 PF
Dahl Susan (Johnson) 90 PF
Dahlen Ingeborg 54 RL
Dailey Brothers 80 YO
Dailey Opal 81 OS
Dale Agnes (Olson)(Mrs. Jesse) 63, 81 RL
Dale Annetta 24 NS
Dale Annetta (d. Jesse & Agnes) 63, 81 RL
Dale Harold 24, 34 NS
Dale Harold (s. Jesse & Agnes) 63, 81 RL
Dale Jesse 47, 63, 65, 81 RL
Dale Lottie 87 PF
Dale Rita 25 NS
Dale Rita (d. Jesse & Agnes) 63, 81 RL
Dale Ruth 24 NS
Dale Ruth (d. Jesse & Agnes) 63, 81, 107 RL
Dale Stanley 24 NS
Dale Stanley (s. Jesse & Agnes) 63, 81 RL
Daley Celia 119 KW
Daley Colleen 27 NS
Daley Elizabeth 27 NS
Daley Patricia 27 NS
Daley William 776 BS
Daley William 317 HI
Dalk Benedix L. 667 BS
Dallman Earl 90 PF
Dallman Eva L. (Bronk) 90 PF
Dallman Helen 90 PF
Dallman Henry James 97 GF
Dallman Jane (Wylie) 97 GF
Dallman Ralph 90 PF
Dallman W. A. 153 PF
Dallman William A. 90, 194, 203 PF
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