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
Galofson August 145 KW
Grossklag August 104A JO
Hage August 990, 1022 BS
Henne August 951 BS
Henne August 100 PF
Homann August 775 BS
Hornkohl August 36 GF
Hotopp August 26 MC
Ilsemann August 103, 196 PF
Jacobson August 971 BS
Kahle August 106, 197 PF
Kiehl August 88 PF
Klommhaus August 150 PF
Kollmann August 1015 BS
Kollmann August 640 KW
Leifheit August 37 GF
Leifheit August 108, 198, 203 PF
Leifheit August 99, 169 YO
Lippold August Photo, August Lippold, Jr. & family, 854A,1019 BS
Lippold August 251 FA
Lippold August 109 PF
Miller August 196 FA
Miller August 117 PF
Moenkemeier August photo August G. & Family, 858A,1022 BS
Moenkemeier August 85E JO
Moenkemeier August 112, 115 PF
Nolte August 46 GF
Nolte August 114 PF
Otto August 951 BS
Otto August 253 FA
Paydon August 104G JO
Pearson August 1033 BS
Riemenschneider August 6, 41 YO
Rose August 100 GF
Saum August 101E JO
Schale August 1066 BS
Schmidt August 122 PF
Schultz August 122 PF
Seidleman August 123 PF
Shultz August 249 FA
Smith August 81 GF
Smith August 82 GF
Stowell August 659 BS
Tatge August 1015 BS
Tatge August 640 KW
Voss August 84 GF
Wichman August 131 PF
Wilkening August 101 GF
Wilkening August 98 GF
Wilkening August 107 PF
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Data last uploaded on 2014-08-21 17:51:07-0500 CDT by Elmer Dickson