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Online Databases: Records in the Illinois State Archives
Vital Records Information Illinois
Illinois Norwegian Tri-County - Tri-Township Genealogy Guild
Contains information on Norwegian families in three townships in Grundy, Kendall and LaSalle Counties.
Schuyler M. Horton Descendants.
Mary Rippon, Born in Kendall County. First woman professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Kendall County Resident's Applications for residence in the Illinois Soldiers and Sailors Home in Quincy, Adams County, Illinois
View and/or Download Norwegian Histories:
A history of the Norwegians of Illinois; a concise record of the struggles and achievements of the early settlers together with a narrative of what is now being done by the Norwegian-Americans of Illinois in the development of their adopted country by A. E. Strand, Chicago, J. Anderson publishing company [c1905]
The first chapter of Norwegian immigration (1821-1840) : its causes and results by Rasmus Björn Anderson [1846-1936], Madison, Wis. : The author,1906,
History of Kendall county, Illinois, from the earliest discoveries to the present time by Hicks, E. W. (Edmund Warne), 1841-
Published 1877; Aurora, Ill.; Knickerbocker & Hodder
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & History of Kendall County. With special authors and contributors.
Bateman, Norman & Paul Selby, editors. Published 1914; Chicago, Ill.: Munsell Publishing Co.,
Two volumes, 1078 pages.
Little White School Museum's Transcriptions of Oswego Township and Kendall County news items of local importance.