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
Ude Minnie 107 PF
Udstein Sadie 97 RL
Udstuen Charles 14 NS
Uhl W. L. 804 BS
Ulness Eric 182 FA
Ulness Eric O. 53, 54 NS
Umbarger Marcia 136 NS
Umbarger Steve 136 NS
Umbdenstock Lorraine 120 YO
Underhill A. B. 880 BS
Underhill Charlotte 901 KK
Underhill John 780 BS
Underhill John E. 350 HI
Underwood George B. 77F JO
Underwood George B. 837 KK
Underwood George W. 907 BS
Underwood Joseph 92 GF
Underwood Sophia (Hollenback) 837 KK
Underwood Sophia Jane (Hollenback) 907 BS
Underwood Susan 995 BS
Underwood Susan 102C JO
Underwood Susan B. 968 BS
Unidentified Amy (gr-d. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Bethany (gr-d. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Brandi (gr-d. Donald W. & Florence Hall) 102 RL
Unidentified Chad (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Eric (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Jacob (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Jared (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Jill (gr-d. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Justin (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Kendra (gr-d. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Lucinda 4 LP
Unidentified Lurinda 4 LP
Unidentified Sarah (gr-d. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unidentified Seth (gr-s. Robert & Sharon Friestad) 111 RL
Unknown Hickory Bill 80 FA
Unnamed Dinah (black owned by Carns family) 216 FA
Unnamed Silvie 216 FA
Upchurch Sidney 109 YO
Updike A. 100 GF
Updike Abner P. 850 BS
Updike Abram G. 1064 BS
Updike Albert 809, 810, 1064 BS
Updike Albert 101 GF
Updike Alice 809 BS
Updike Alice 123 PF
Updike Alice (Cherry) 809 BS
Updike Alie 803 BS
Updike Allida B. 1064 BS
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