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
Coller James 97F JO
Collier Elsie L. (Pees) 103E JO
Collier Thomas 103E JO
Collins John 62A JO
Collins Nola 91E JO
Colton Alice 100C JO
Colton Elizabeth (Roberts) 100C JO
Colton H. S., Rev. (Heman S.) 62C; 70D JO
Colton Heman (Heman S., Rev.) 100C JO
Colton Seth 100C JO
Colton Seth 100C JO
Combs Mr. 54A JO
Compton A. 105E JO
Compton Albert 105E JO
Compton Annis Eva 105E JO
Compton Ina Cora 105E JO
Compton Lettie E. (Tuttle) 105E JO
Compton Lyman Eugene 105E JO
Compton Mae 105E JO
Compton Mary Ann 105E JO
Compton Sarah Luanna 105E JO
Conkey Almira 103A JO
Conklin Frederick 96B JO
Conklin Isabella (Moore) 96B JO
Conklin Martha (Washington) 96B JO
Connell Jane 89B JO
Connell Jeannette (Valance) 89B JO
Connell William 89B JO
Conover Emma (Bertram) 100B JO
Conover Grace 100B JO
Conover John 100B JO
Constantine Anna M. 103F JO
Constantine Barbara (Hafenrichter) 103F JO
Constantine Bob 103F JO
Constantine Jacob 103F JO
Constantine John 103F JO
Constantine John Robert 103F JO
Constantine Lila (Smith) 103F JO
Constantine Sarah 103F JO
Constantine William 103F JO
Convis Glenn 76G JO
Cook Alfred 92D JO
Cook Amer 92D; 92E JO
Cook Amer B. 92D; 92E JO
Cook Amer, Sr. 55A JO
Cook Belle B. 80D JO
Cook Elizabeth 55A; 92D JO
Cook Ella 92E JO
Cook Ella A. (Webster) 92E JO
Cook John 54C; 57C; 92D; 92E JO
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