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
Kabrick Dixie 298 FA
Kahle Alverda 106 PF
Kahle Amelia 106 PF
Kahle Amelia 163 YO
Kahle August 106, 197 PF
Kahle Carl 97F JO
Kahle Carl 106 PF
Kahle Caroline 109 PF
Kahle David 97F JO
Kahle Earl 106 PF
Kahle Ella 106, 125 PF
Kahle Francis 106 PF
Kahle George 106, 151, 197 PF
Kahle Henry 106 PF
Kahle Henry 197 PF
Kahle Mabel (Whitlock) 97F JO
Kahle Mary T. (Thanepohn) 106 PF
Kahle Matilda 106 PF
Kahle Minnie (Henne) 106 PF
Kahle Nettie (Worby) 106 PF
Kahle Roy 106 PF
Kahle Warren 97F JO
Kahle William 106 PF
Kahle William 193, 194 YO
Kail Deanna 44 NS
Kail Karla 76 RL
Kail Robbie 44 NS
Kain Edward R. 292 FA
Kale Mary 1019 BS
Kallighan Paul 303 FA
Kallum Clarion 22 NS
Kallum G. A. 136 FA
Kallum Gustave E. 106 PF
Kallum Peter 22, 33 NS
Kallum Rosa (Riorden) 106 PF
Kalsto Alberta (Ilett) 35 MC
Kalsto Oscar 35 MC
Kane Bertha Mae (Mortenson)(Mrs. Patrick) 110 RL
Kane Daniel 186 FA
Kapler John 785 BS
Kapple Dave 200, 210 YO
Karch Anna 83 PF
Karkow Walter 8 YO
Karkow Yvonne (Perkins) 8 YO
Karns Emily 1018 BS
Karns Emily 632 KW
Karns Emily 108 PF
Karns John 1018 BS
Karns Katherine K. 1025 BS
Karns Kathryn 113 PF
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