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
Gaard Ingeborg 103 PF
Gabel A. C. [Augustus Christopher] photo 772A, 862, 922 BS
Gabel A. C. [Augustus Christopher] 35 GF
Gabel A. C. [Augustus Christopher] 409 HI
Gabel A. K. (Betz) [Anna K. (Bretz) 35 GF
Gabel A. K. (Betz) [Anna K. (Bretz) 99 YO
Gabel Anna K. (Betz) 984 BS
Gabel Anna K. (Betz) 278, 367 KW
Gabel Armon 95 PF
Gabel August C. [Augustus Christopher] 79D JO
Gabel Augustus Christopher 91F; 92F JO
Gabel Augustus C. [Augustus Christopher] 959, 984, 985 BS
Gabel Augustus C. [Augustus Christopher] 79D JO
Gabel Augustus C. [Augustus Christopher] 367 KW
Gabel Augustus C. [Augustus Christopher] 279 KW
Gabel Augustus Christopher 367 KW
Gabel Belle (Stansel) [Belle Irene (Stansel)] 95 PF
Gabel C. B. [Carl B.] 154 PF
Gabel Carl B. 280 KW
Gabel Carl B. 95, 203 PF
Gabel Carl B. 148, 195 PF
Gabel Carl [Carl B.] 251 FA
Gabel Carl, Mrs. [Mary E.; Mrs. Carl B.] 118, 120 YO
Gabel Caroline 367 KW
Gabel Carrie 112 OS
Gabel Carrie J. 820, 959, 985 BS
Gabel Carrie J. 79D JO
Gabel Carrie J. 368 KW
Gabel Charlotte 118 NS
Gabel Charlotte I. 118 NS
Gabel Delbert, Mrs. [Marbry Fay; Mrs. Delbert W.] 120 YO
Gabel Edgar 7, 48, 118 NS
Gabel Edgar C. 118 NS
Gabel Edgar, Mrs. 48 NS
Gabel Evelyn 95 PF
Gabel Garry 200 YO
Gabel Glen 95, 195, 203 PF
Gabel Glen A. 985 BS
Gabel Glenn A. 368 KW
Gabel Grace 95, 104 PF
Gabel Gratte E. (Alford) 97 GF
Gabel Gratte E. (Alford) 95 PF
Gabel Gregg 189 YO
Gabel H. G. [Dr. Henry G.] 116 YO
Gabel Hazel 92F JO
Gabel Hazel 102 PF
Gabel Hazel P. 280 KW
Gabel Henry 35 GF
Gabel Henry 99 YO
Gabel Henry G. [Dr. Henry G.] 985 BS
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