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
Jackman E. 887 BS
Jackman E. 255 HI
Jackman Ephraim 169 FA
Jackman Ephraim 46 OS
Jackson Andrew 911 BS
Jackson Andrew 714, 717, 723, 897 BS
Jackson Andrew 83 FA
Jackson Andrew 212, 222 HI
Jackson Andrew 4, 9 MC
Jackson Andrew 23 OS
Jackson Arlene 110 RL
Jackson Arnold S. 277 FA
Jackson B., Mrs. 18 MC
Jackson Barbara (Trumbo) 902 BS
Jackson Belle (Newton) 1028 BS
Jackson Charlotte 102G JO
Jackson Charlotte 103 PF
Jackson Cora Belle (Newton) 363 KW
Jackson Debra 177 YO
Jackson E. W. 1028 BS
Jackson E. W. 363 KW
Jackson E. W., Mrs. 18 MC
Jackson Edward 903 BS
Jackson Elizabeth 835, 903 BS
Jackson Elizabeth 165 HI
Jackson Elizabeth (Mrs. Jesse) 8 MC
Jackson Elizabeth, Mrs. 192 HI
Jackson Ella (Taylor) 903 BS
Jackson Elmas 165 HI
Jackson Emil 103 PF
Jackson Emily (Lewis) 902 BS
Jackson Emma 128 PF
Jackson Eunice (Tubbs) 897 BS
Jackson Eunice (Tubbs) 6 MC
Jackson Florence (Ruble) 23 MC
Jackson Floyd 109, 110 YO
Jackson General 17 GF
Jackson George R. 78 GF
Jackson Jacob 88 GF
Jackson Jesse 902 BS
Jackson Jesse 835, 892, 894, 895 BS
Jackson Jesse 15 GF
Jackson Jesse 148, 165, 192, 236 HI
Jackson Jesse 66C JO
Jackson Jesse 4, 6, 8 MC
Jackson Jessie 830 KK
Jackson Joe 192 HI
Jackson Jonathan 165 HI
Jackson Jonathon 894 BS
Jackson Joseph 902 BS
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Data last uploaded on 2014-08-21 17:51:07-0500 CDT by Elmer Dickson