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
Jeter Kenneth 103 PF
Jeter L. J. 849, 901 BS
Jeter L. J. 34 JO
Jeter L. J. 125 YO
Jeter Leah 103 PF
Jeter Lester 103 PF
Jeter Lillian 6 YO
Jeter Lillian (Nading) 84A JO
Jeter Lorene 1011 BS
Jeter Lucy A. (Leonard) 252 KW
Jeter Lucy Frances 1011 BS
Jeter Luther 253 KW
Jeter Luther J. 252 KW
Jeter Luther J. 85 YO
Jeter Luther Johnston 1011 BS
Jeter Luther Johnston 84A JO
Jeter Luther Ray 1011 BS
Jeter Luther Ray 84A JO
Jeter Mae (Cotton) 253 KW
Jeter May Edith (Cotton) 1011 BS
Jeter Mr. 180, 183 PF
Jeter O. H. 154, 157 PF
Jeter Oscar 809 BS
Jeter Oscar 103 PF
Jeter Oscar H. 103, 196, 203 PF
Jeter Robert 84A JO
Jeter Roy Woods 1011 BS
Jeter Sarah (Baldwin) 252 KW
Jeter Virginia 252 KW
Jeter W. H. 922 BS
Jeter W. H. 103, 196 PF
Jeter Walter 103 PF
Jeter William H. 252 KW
Jewell D. B., Dr. 823, 843, 886 BS
Jewell D. B., Dr. 211 HI
Jewell D. B., MD 78, 84 GF
Jewell Daniel B. 688 BS
Jewell Ezekiel, Jr. 699 BS
Jewell Harriet (West) 843 BS
Jewett Nathan, Rev. 832, 834 BS
Jilson Phebe 282 HI
Jilson Phoebe 816 BS
Jiranek Jerry 175 YO
Jobes Lewis 840, 914 BS
Jobes Margaret 840, 985 BS
Johanesson Susanna 98A JO
Johansen Bob 187 YO
John D. G. 792 BS
Johns Charles 114 GF
Johns Frank 38 MC
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