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
VanTassel Catherine 69, 163 YO
VanTassel D. W. 900 BS
VanTassel De Witt 957 BS
VanTassel Deborah (Shaw) 824 KK
VanTassel DeWitt 897, 1065 BS
VanTassel DeWitt 86A; 95C JO
VanTassel DeWitt 371, 628 KW
VanTassel DeWitt 6 MC
VanTassel DeWitt 60 NS
VanTassel DeWitt 163 YO
VanTassel DeWitt, Mrs. 873 BS
VanTassel Doretta (Scott) 1065 BS
VanTassel Dorothy (Scott) 628 KW
VanTassel Elizabeth 968 KK
VanTassel Emma (Fay) 629 KW
VanTassel Family 174 FA
VanTassel Freelove 824 KK
VanTassel Freelove 371 KW
VanTassel G. W. 82, 128, 214 PF
VanTassel Glenn 629 KW
VanTassel Green 824 KK
VanTassel Green 628 KW
VanTassel Henry 897, 1065 BS
VanTassel Henry 48 GF
VanTassel Henry 628 KW
VanTassel Henry 6 MC
VanTassel Isaac 968 KK
VanTassel Lewis 897, 1065 BS
VanTassel Lewis 48 GF
VanTassel Lewis 628 KW
VanTassel Maggie E. (Budd) 900 BS
VanTassel Maggie E. (Budd) 371 KW
VanTassel Margaret (Budd) 86A JO
VanTassel Margaret (Budd) 629 KW
VanTassel Margaret (Budd) 163 YO
VanTassel Margaret E. (Budd) 957 BS
VanTassel Margaret E. (Budd) 1065 BS
VanTassel Margaret E. (Budd) 95C JO
VanTassel Marguerite 1066 BS
VanTassel Marguerite 86A JO
VanTassel Marguerite 163 YO
VanTassel Mary (Misner) 897, 1065 BS
VanTassel Mary (Misner) 628 KW
VanTassel Mary (Misner) 6 MC
VanTassel Phebe (Cargill) 968 KK
VanValkenberg Bartholomew 317 HI
VanValkenberg Benjamin J. 777 BS
VanVliet Elizabeth 219 FA
VanVoorhis Charles 958 BS
VanVoorhis Charles 841 KK
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