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
Wheeler Calvin 841 BS
Wheeler Calvin, Dr. 769, 823, 841, 876 BS
Wheeler Calvin, Dr. 883, 920 BS
Wheeler Calvin, Dr. 134, 140, 144 FA
Wheeler Calvin, Dr. 170, 216 HI
Wheeler Calvin, Dr. 58B; 79E JO
Wheeler Calvin, MD 14 GF
Wheeler Charles 130 PF
Wheeler Charles R. 1070 BS
Wheeler Chloe 1069 BS
Wheeler Chloe 79E JO
Wheeler Christian 915 KK
Wheeler Clarence 130 PF
Wheeler Clarence E. 1047 BS
Wheeler Cyrus 1070 BS
Wheeler Cyrus 79F JO
Wheeler Cyrus 122 KW
Wheeler Cyrus D. 693, 694, 1069, 1070 BS
Wheeler Cyrus D. 79E; 79F JO
Wheeler Cyrus D. 122 KW
Wheeler David 42 HI
Wheeler Donald 130 PF
Wheeler Donna Rae 88E JO
Wheeler Dr. 1016 BS
Wheeler Dr. 104 GF
Wheeler Dr. 62C JO
Wheeler Dr. 14, 19 YO
Wheeler Edson W. 843 BS
Wheeler Edward 1070 BS
Wheeler Edward 130 PF
Wheeler Eliza 96 GF
Wheeler Elizabeth 1070 BS
Wheeler Elizabeth 79F JO
Wheeler Elizabeth 122 KW
Wheeler Ella A. 79F JO
Wheeler Ella L. 1069 BS
Wheeler Ellen (Brown) 954 BS
Wheeler Ellen (Brown) 879 KK
Wheeler Elnathan 130 PF
Wheeler Elnathan H. "Bill" [Elnathan Henry "Bill"] 1014 BS
Wheeler Emma 804 BS
Wheeler Emma 219 FA
Wheeler Emma 200 HI
Wheeler Emma L. 1069 BS
Wheeler Emma L. 79F JO
Wheeler Esther 130 PF
Wheeler Ethel 130 PF
Wheeler F. E. 200 PF
Wheeler Fannie 974 BS
Wheeler Fanny 90 PF
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