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
Faber Brandon 69 RL
Faber JoAnn (Myre) 69 RL
Faber Melissa 69 RL
Fahrlander Dennis 126 YO
Failing J. 698 BS
Failing Joseph 114 GF
Failing Joseph 76, 84 GF
Failing Mr. 95 GF
Failing William H. 782 BS
Failing William H. 342 HI
Fairfax Thomas, Sir 991 KK
Falasky A. 166 YO
Falasky R. 173 YO
Falk Fred 943 BS
Falk Fred 98C JO
Falk Harry Beeman 98C JO
Falk Ida W. (Austin) 943 BS
Falk Ida W. (Austin) 98C JO
Falk Leslie Austin 98C JO
Falk Martha 98C JO
Falk Verla 98C JO
Falkenberg Albert 91 PF
Falkenberg Albert Magnus 78C; 101E JO
Falkenberg Alma R. (Saum) 78C; 101E JO
Falkenberg Anna 102A JO
Falkenberg Anna 84, 93 PF
Falkenberg Bessie 102A JO
Falkenberg Betty Lou 99E JO
Falkenberg Carl 93 PF
Falkenberg Charity 101E JO
Falkenberg Clara 101E JO
Falkenberg Clara 93 PF
Falkenberg Daniel Martin 78C; 101E JO
Falkenberg Daniel W. 101E JO
Falkenberg Daniel Walter 78C; 101E JO
Falkenberg Ella (Olson) 93 PF
Falkenberg Elsie 102A JO
Falkenberg Ernest 102A JO
Falkenberg Ernest 93 PF
Falkenberg Ernest A. 102A JO
Falkenberg Evelyn 102A JO
Falkenberg Evelyn 93 PF
Falkenberg Florence 101E JO
Falkenberg Florence 93 PF
Falkenberg Frances (Sohan) 102A JO
Falkenberg Francis 78C; 102A JO
Falkenberg Francis H. 101E; 102A JO
Falkenberg Frank 102A JO
Falkenberg Frank 93 PF
Falkenberg Frank, Mrs. 118 YO
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