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
Sabburns S. 684 BS
Sabel Maria (Naden) 897 KK
Sabel William 897 KK
Sabie Bertha (Torreson) 1055 BS
Sabie Margaret 125 PF
Sabie Margaret B. 1055 BS
Sabie Torres 1055 BS
Sachse Dr. 30, 53 RL
Sacket F. S. 654 BS
Sage C. P., Mrs. 372 HI
Sage Commodore P. 779 BS
Sage Commodore P. 345 HI
Sage John B. 318, 365 HI
Sage John B. 777 BS
Saint Ange M. 866 BS
Salen Alfa 101 PF
Salfisberg Albert 121 PF
Salfisberg Alida L. (Lewis) 125 PF
Salfisberg Barbara 167 YO
Salfisberg Bess 125 PF
Salfisberg Bessie 90 PF
Salfisberg Emma (Walters) 121 PF
Salfisberg F. W. 121 PF
Salfisberg F. W. 156, 199 PF
Salfisberg Frank 125 PF
Salfisberg Fred 125, 200 PF
Salfisberg Gerald 125 PF
Salfisberg Grace 121 PF
Salfisberg Harriet S. (Hollenback) 1005 BS
Salfisberg Hattie S. (Hollenback) 905 BS
Salfisberg L., Mrs. 125 PF
Salfisberg Maria 977 BS
Salfisberg Marilyn 167 YO
Salfisberg Mary 123 PF
Salfisberg Mr. 266 HI
Salfisberg Nellie 125 PF
Salfisberg P. 173 YO
Salfisberg Patricia 167 YO
Salfisberg Rudolph 782 BS
Salfisberg Rudolph 905 BS
Salfisberg Rudolph 343 HI
Salfisberg Rudolph F. 1005 BS
Salfisberg Rudolph F. 77F JO
Salfisberg Samuel 782 BS
Salfisberg Samuel 343 HI
Salfisberg Samuel 121 PF
Salfisburg Jacob 47 GF
Salisbury E. 166 YO
Salisbury Edward 109 YO
Salisbury Glenn 920 BS
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