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
Fielding Joseph 938 KK
Fielding Joseph 114 KW
Fielding T. 69 GF
Fielding Thomas 173 HI
Fields Aaron 771, 888 BS
Fields Aaron 80 FA
Fields Aaron 258 HI
Fields Amasa E. 909 KK
Fields Benjamin 839 BS
Fields Charity (sic Field) 6 LP
Fields Edward 888 BS
Fields Edward 258 HI
Fields Edwin 771 BS
Fields Edwin 80 FA
Fields Elizabeth 909 KK
Fields Emily (Gilpatrick) 103B JO
Fields Jane E. (Fritts) 909 KK
Fields John F. 784 BS
Fifer Governor 1028 BS
Fifer Jacob 774 BS
Fifer Jacob 323 HI
Fifield Bonnie 60 NS
Figge Augusta 916 KK
Figge Augusta 123 PF
Figge Cass 86 OS
Figge Frank 200 FA
Figge L. W. 94, 195 PF
Figge Lena (Shoger) 76 OS
Figge Lewis 118 OS
Figgins Arthur 41 MC
Figgins Debby 41 MC
Figgins Dorothy 6 MC
Figgins Frank 36 MC
Figgins Jimmy 41 MC
Figgins Linda 41 MC
Figgins Louise 37 MC
Figgins Louise 23 NS
Figgins Marie 37 MC
Figgins Marie 22 NS
Figgins Neva (Blythe) 37 MC
Figgins Roger 23 NS
Figgins William 28 OS
Filkins L. 101B JO
Filkins Margaret 95 GF
Filkins Margaret (Cherry) 101B JO
Fillmore Mr. 284 HI
Finch Darias 894 BS
Finch Darius 180 HI
Finch Hannah 925 KK
Finch Maria 107 KW
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