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
Dickson Thelma 120 YO
Dickson Thelma L. 173 YO
Dier Dorothy 167 YO
Diermann Pastor 149 YO
Dingee Squire 42 YO
Dirst Charles 188 YO
Dirst Don 125 YO
Dirst J. 189 YO
Dirst Mr. 184 YO
Dirst P. 169 YO
Dirst Paul 188 YO
Dirst Tommy 176 YO
Dixon Walter 116 YO
Doede Mary Kay 176 YO
Doede Patricia 175 YO
Doede Susan 174 YO
Doepping Fred 102 YO
Doepping Mr. 95 YO
Doermann J. H., Rev. 149 YO
Doetschman Charles 143, 145 YO
Doetschman Charles 13, 25, 31, 64, 66 YO
Doetschman D. 196 YO
Doetschman Mary 143 YO
Doetschman Tom 189 YO
Doherty Gary 175 YO
Dollman Fred 188 YO
Dolph Orson 99 YO
Donovan Frank 164 YO
Doty Rex 190 YO
Doty Richard 175 YO
Dowd Family 150 YO
Downer Mae (Jones) 104 YO
Drescill Family 150 YO
Drescill Thomas 150 YO
Duffield G. 196 YO
Duggins Family 150 YO
Dulin Mike 113 YO
Dunbar Burton Lee 94 YO
Dunbar C. 166 YO
Dunbar Charles Warren 98 YO
Dunbar Edwin 94, 98 YO
Dunbar Eliza (Anderson) 94 YO
Dunbar Helen 98 YO
Dunbar Henry 94 YO
Dunbar Izilla (Springer) 93, 94, 98 YO
Dunbar Lydia (Seely) 94 YO
Dunbar Mae (Compton) 98 YO
Dunbar Margaret May 98 YO
Dunbar Morris 94 YO
Dunbar Nellie (Oliver) 94 YO
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Data last uploaded on 2014-08-21 17:51:07-0500 CDT by Elmer Dickson