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
Taber E. 126, 155, 200 PF
Taber Lina (Waterbury) 126 PF
Tabler Daniel C. 173 FA
Tabler Lewis Wesley 173 FA
Tabler Mrs. 172 YO
Tabler N. H. 173 FA
Tabler N. L. 173 FA
Tabler Rebe 812 BS
Taft Anna 127 PF
Taft Orin 962 KK
Taft Susan A. (Munger) 962 KK
Talbott A. 169 YO
Talbott Anna 126 PF
Talbott Bill 188 YO
Talbott Eleanor 126 PF
Talbott Gerald 126 PF
Talbott Gordon 126 PF
Talbott Margaret (Foran) 126 PF
Talbott Richard 200 PF
Talbott Richard 126, 206 PF
Tallmadge Chauncey B. 340 HI
Tallmadge Della 158 YO
Tallmadge Edna 162 YO
Tallmadge Frank 73 GF
Tallmadge J. H. 40 GF
Tallmadge Mabel 159 YO
Tallmadge Mrs. 16 YO
Tallmadge Wendell 163, 194 YO
Talmadge Chauncey B. 779 BS
Talmadge Ellen I. 927 KK
Talmadge James 927 KK
Talmadge Sarah (Litsey) 927 KK
Talon 20, 21 FA
Tanland Edna 119 PF
Tanland Leonard 119 PF
Tanland Martha (Hanson) 119 PF
Tanner William 254 KW
Taplin Rev. 918 BS
Taplin Rev. (Warren) 297 HI
Tarbox Algernon 874 BS
Tarbox Alice 155 YO
Tarbox Anna 152 KW
Tarbox Bessie (Biggar) 802 BS
Tarbox Brothers 856 BS
Tarbox Charlotte 1046 BS
Tarbox Charlotte 80G JO
Tarbox Charlotte 951 KK
Tarbox Charlotte 380 KW
Tarbox Clara 874 BS
Tarbox Clara 99 PF
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