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
Quackenbush Conrad 98 GF
Quackenbush Harriet (Saltsman) 1040 BS
Quackenbush Henry 1040 BS
Qualm Tim 25 NS
Quam Johanna 86G JO
Quame Matilda 126 PF
Quan Belle 85 PF
Quantock Bessie 119 PF
Quantock Charles 149 OS
Quantock Evelyn (Huntley) 119 PF
Quantock Gwendeth 119 PF
Quantock Mabel 149 OS
Quantock Mabel 113 PF
Quantock Martha 140 OS
Quantock Mary 149 OS
Quantock Mary 100 PF
Quantock Norman 119 PF
Quantock Rosa (Brockway) 119 PF
Quantock Tom 149 OS
Quantock Tom 119, 199 PF
Quantock Will 149 OS
Quantock William C. 119, 199 PF
Quayle Thomas, Rev. 53 OS
Quensel Mr. 24, 42 NS
Quereau Worthy 808 BS
Quigley Carrie T. 1003 BS
Quigley Carrie T. 256 KW
Quigley E. J. 801 BS
Quigley Henry 1003 BS
Quigley Henry 256 KW
Quigley Mary (Cobleigh)(Mrs. William) 76, 77 RL
Quigley Matilda (Close) 1003 BS
Quigley Matilda (Close) 256 KW
Quigley William 921 BS
Quigley William 76 RL
Quimby Hannah 916 KK
Quimby Mary 916 KK
Quimby William 916 KK
Quinby Catherine 908 KK
Quinby Catherine 124 KW
Quinn C. A., Father 880 BS
Quinn James, Father 880 BS
Quinsey A. 165 YO
Quinsey Catherine 155 YO
Quinsey Donald 108 YO
Quinsey Evelyn 163 YO
Quinsey John 920 BS
Quiring Elsie 155 YO
Quirk Michael 108 GF
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