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Kankakee County, Illinois
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Volunteers are greatly needed to do lookups. If you have a book about Kankakee and are willing to do lookups, please send me a descption of the resource and your e-mail address. (Please include KANKAKEE GENWEB VOLUNTEER in the subject line.) Volunteer to answer Lookup Requests.

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Kankakee County References



Atlas of Kankakee Co. Illinois, to Which is added Various General Maps, History, Statistics, Illustrations
J.H. Beers & Co. Publishers, Chicago. 1883.
Volunteers: Dave King DJKboysrus@aol.com, Dorothy Riegel driegel38@yahoo.com

I have a yearbook from Grant Park 1949 ' the Grantonian' as well as the 1917, and the Prairie Farmer's Reliable Directory of Farmers and Breeders, Kankakee County 1917.  I would be happy to share information I have with people that are looking!  Nichole D. nduetta@gmail.com

Portrait and Geographical Record of Kankakee County, Illinois. Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens.
Lake City Publishing Co., Chicago. 1893.
Volunteers: Bill Bertrand bertrand@winco.net, Bud Swan Tomsonny@aol.com

Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Kankakee County
Eds. Newton Bateman, Paul Selby, William Kenaga, George Letourneau. Middle-west Publishing Company, Chicago. 1906.
Volunteers: Dave King DJKboysrus@aol.com, Dorothy Riegel driegel38@yahoo.com

1855 State Census of Bourbonnais Twp
Transcribed to be legible. It lists the head of households, and number or male and female children between certain ages. 0-10, 10-20, 20-30 etc.
Volunteers: Dave King DJKboysrus@aol.com

S/S Peter and Paul Parish History
Volunteers: Stacey Larson LarsonSJ@worldnet.att.net

Sherburnville Christian Church Cemetery
Brenda Langston and Darrell McMinn Have walked the cemetery and Brenda is happy to do lookups from their transcription.
Volunteers: Brenda (Dunaway) Langston shorty@sofnet.com

Legends and Tales of Homeland on the Kankakee
by Burt E. Burroughs, copyrighted by Regan Printing House Chicago 1922. Volunteers: Bud Swan wbes1330@comcast.net

Volunteers are greatly needed to do lookups. If you have a book about Kankakee and are willing to do lookups, please signup above.


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