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
Zamora J. F., Dr. 49, 136 NS
Zearing Mary 830 BS
Zeigler May 97 PF
Zeigler Minnie 95 PF
Zeiter Alma 1078 BS
Zeiter Appolonia (Burkhart) 1077 BS
Zeiter Bruce 191 YO
Zeiter Catherine 990 BS
Zeiter Edna 1078 BS
Zeiter Emma (Hage) 1077 BS
Zeiter Ernest 1078 BS
Zeiter Frieda 1078 BS
Zeiter Glenn 1078 BS
Zeiter Jacob 1078 BS
Zeiter Jacob 1077 BS
Zeiter Jacob 106 PF
Zeiter John 1077 BS
Zeiter Lena 1077 BS
Zeiter Martha 1078 BS
Zeiter Mary 1077 BS
Zeiter Mr. 181, 183 PF
Zeiter R. 173 YO
Zeiter William 1077 BS
Zell Alberta 105 PF
Zellar A. A. 881, 922 BS
Zellar A. A. 213, 215 PF
Zellar Alfred A. 1078 BS
Zellar Alfred A. 915 KK
Zellar Alfred A. 118, 119 KW
Zellar Amelia 1023 BS
Zellar Amelia 873, 915 KK
Zellar Amelia 119 KW
Zellar Cecelia (Daly) 1078 BS
Zellar Celia (Daly) 119 KW
Zellar Charles 1078 BS
Zellar Charles 119 KW
Zellar Edna 1078 BS
Zellar Edna 119 KW
Zellar Edward 119 KW
Zellar Edward R. 777 BS
Zellar Edward R. 335 HI
Zellar Joe 782 BS
Zellar Joel 1078 BS
Zellar Joel 356 HI
Zellar Joel 873, 915 KK
Zellar Joel 118 KW
Zellar Levi 59 GF
Zellar Lydia (Robbins) 1078 BS
Zellar Lydia (Robbins) 873, 915 KK
Zellar Lydia E. (Robbins) 119 KW
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