1918 Farmer's Directory for Kane County, Illinois

U Surnames

©Transcribed by Kim Torp

Name

(Owner of land or tenant)

Maiden Name

of Wife

Children

Name of farm (in quotes) & Post Office of farm

Year became Resident of Kane

Ufland, Fred Mary Herzog Anna, Bertha, Virginia, Freddie, Mary Pingree Grove 1908
Umbdenstock Bros

Joe, John
Mary Umbdenstock, mother   Hampshire 1869
Umbdenstock, Frank Tillie Vogel Francis Hampshire 1878
Umbdenstock, Mike Emma Grolleman Mike, Elizabeth, Edward, Frank, George, Isabelle Genoa 1867
Umbdenstock, Nick Helen Kienlen Frank, Helen, Emma, Andrew, Alfred, Teresa Elgin 1887
Umbdenstock, William Emma Schlick Caroline, Lorena, Williams, Raymond, Anthony, Morris Genoa 1874
Underwood, Roy A. Ida Lasher Lemar, Jeanette, Frances Elburn 1890


V Surnames

©Transcribed by Kim Torp

Name

(Owner of land or tenant)

Maiden Name

of Wife

Children

Name of farm (in quotes) & Post Office of farm

Year became Resident of Kane

VanAuken, A. Lizzie Patterson Ernest, Hazel Elgin 1897
Vanderhoof, Frank Kate Hawley George, Grace Wasco 1856
Van Dervolgan, Lloyd Anna Olsen   St. Charles 1888
Van Dusen, Frank Clara Wier Robert Elgin 1900
VanDusen, Will Stella Solomon Edith, Gladys, Evalyn Burlington 1896
VanFleet, Ralph Ida Flynn Lester, June, Janette Sugar Grove 1914
VanOrden, G.E. Abbey Wright George, Grace Elgin 1874
Vanthournout, Romain Mary Vonck Arthur, Emma, Henry, Maurice, Albert, George St. Charles 1902
Van Vleet, Benjamin, Sr. Frances Smithing George, Benjamin, Ruby, Lloyd, Hazel Hampshire 1852
Van Volkenburg, Charles Lizzie Murphy Hazel Big Rock 1865
Van Wambeke, H.T. Alberta Larson Evalyn "Cherry Farm" Wasco 1918
Vaughn, Alfred R. Eliza Brace Alfred Oswego 1868
Verner, Carl Carrie Johnson Harold "Burr Farm" St. Charles 1903
Vierig, August Lizzie Kiehmke Fred, Freda, Artie, Edith, Leonard, Lydia Burlington 1906
Vogel, Henry Agnes Toben   Elgin 1885
Vogel, Joe Mary Burns Helen, Anna, Joseph Elgin 1885
Vogle, Edward Fannie Solomon Earl, Irene, Ralph Burlington 1871
Vogel, Frank   Josie, Clara, Allie Dundee 1877
Volkening, Fred Pearl Westcott Hazel, Bernice, Harold, Lucy, Everett Hampshire 1882
Volkening, Mrs. Sophia   Fred, Ida, Menda, Lucy, Emma, Lena, Herman, Edwin "Prairie View Farm" Hampshire 1881
Volpp, Gustave Maude Haygreen   Burlington 1890
Volstorff, Henry C. Jennie Anderson   Elburn 1878
Voltz, H.R. Ida Fischer Harold, Elmer, Melvin, Verna Plato Center 1874
Volz, John Minnie Prieguitz Paul, Emma, Martha, Alma, Emil, Helena, Rosa, William "Mineral Spring Farm" Dundee 1915


W Surnames

©Transcribed by Kim Torp

Name

(Owner of land or tenant)

Maiden Name

of Wife

Children

Name of farm (in quotes) & Post Office of farm

Year became Resident of Kane

Wackerlin, Jacob Eliza Kubler Jacob, Nellie, Mabel, Elmer, Florence Sugar Grove 1899
Wagner, Frank L. Veda Von Ohlen   Big Rock 1871
Wagner, Henry Reka Klahn William, Alma, Rose, Walter "Fair View Farm" Dundee 1887
Wagner, John Carrie Boltd (sic) Ernest, Martha, Frank, Bertha Elgin 1899
Wagner, J.T. Secretary & Treasurer Milk Producers Association Mary Nickels Agnes, Margaret, Libby, William, Ernest, May Aurora 1871
Wagner, Theodore Louise Rabitzki Carrie, Anna, Charlie, Adolph, Rose, Harry, Theodore Jr, Walter, Elmer Gilberts 1868
Wagoner, George     Batavia 1857
Waite, Dewitt C. Margaret A. Houston Paul A. sugar Grove 1866
Waite, Don L. Erma West Arlene, Clarice, Ivan aurora 1881
Waite, Percival M. Laura Ann Paull Laura Belle, Don L. aurora 1882
Walker, F. Wilbur Grace Van Orden Velma, Florence Elgin 1879
Walker, J.N. Lucy J. Powell Mabel L., Lulu M. Burlington 1841
Walker, Mrs. Martha   Harriet, Clarisa, Kate, Bessie, Hugh, David, John, James, Charles, Tom Hampshire 1850
Walker, W.H. Lenora Treman   "Fairacres Farm" Aurora 1911
Wallace, Mrs. Mary   Burt, John, Edward, Maggie, Henrietta, Hattie Burlington 1858
Wallace, S.V. Bessie Tripp Elizabeth, Herschel, Vernon Elburn 1912
Walsh, A.P.   Lillie, Agnes, Carrie, Margaret "Cozy Dell Farm" Aurora 1889
Walsh, John     Batavia 1889
Waltz, Joseph J. Henrietta Warfel Samuel, George, Ethel "Fitch Farm" Aurora 1914
Warber, Lloyd     Maple Park 1917
Ward, C.J. Minnie Marks Phoebe, Frank, Horace "Orchard Uplands", Elgin 1912
Warford, Charles Fredereka Ramm Laverne, Birdelle "The Pines" Maple Park 1862
Warne, Glenn C. dolly A. Snow   Sugar Grove 1887
Warne, O. H Jennie E. Hawley Glenn Elburn 1865
Warnely, Joe Pater Rakene (?) Alex, Joe, Lena, Charlie, Emma "Oak Lawn Farm" Wayne 1907
Warrington, Walter J. Mary Roesslein Alvin Lester Hampshire 1889
Washburn, Charles S. Louise R. Johnson Charles S. Jr, Harry S., Newton F. Batavia 1870
Washburn, F.H. Anna Forbes Forbes Batavia 1865
Washburn, Joseph S. Harriet Scott Charles Batavia 1862
Washer, Fred F. Anna Rudsinski Clarence, Lydia, Florence, Clara, Louise, Freddie, Hattie Elgin 1877
Washer, Henry C. Rose Nesler   Elgin 1907
Watermann, August H. Rose Witt Hazel, Vernette Plato center 1896
Watermann, Chris Mary Bierman William, Henry August, Emma, Lucy Plato Center 1896
Watermann, Henry Letitia Marshall Walter, Marvin, Alfred Plato Center 1896
Watermann, William C. Bertha Engelbrecht Helen, Selma, Bernice, Wilbur, Dorothy Plato Center 1896
Watson, Charles Clara Tanner Robert G. maple Park 1892
Watson, R.G. Mary Coombs Charles, Gladys, Marion Maple Park 1856
Watson, Stewart Olga Cutter   "Bonnie Mailen Farm" Lafox 1887
Watts, John Louisa Tysh John, Fred Gilberts 1916
Waughon, John Emma Fackley Ruth, Patrick, Lydia, John Burlington 1865
Weaver, H.H. Florence Emmett Ray M. Batavia 1869
Weber, Peter Hattie Kautz Ernest ,Laura, Philip, Raymond West Chicago 1902
Weberpals, John Kunigunda Oppei Mary, Margaret, Adam, Andrew Burlington 1906
Wehrhan, Louis Anna Lanz Harry, Ella, Dundee 1904
Wehrle, Charles Mary Kinlen Magdalena, Carl, Albert, Helen, George Gilberts 1892
Weidert, Charles Pearl Kunes Eva, Myrtle, Edward Maple Park 1915
Weintzen, John     Maple Park 1885
Weintzen, N.D. Margaret Reuland   Maple Park 1877
Weitl, George Mary Bircheneder   Maple Park 1917
Welch, David J. Catherine A. Moor Frances J., Joseph R., David J. Jr., Ameldia L., Celia V., Evelyn V., Alice C. "Plain View Farm" Elgin 1871
Welch, W.M. Catherine Mathias Nellie, Lewis, Gladys Elgin 1859
Weller, John E. Mary Kendall Margaret, Helen Elgin 1873
Weller, Michael Sarah Bowen Marie, Lawrence Big Rock 1909
Welter, frank U. Josephine Hoenner Irene, Urban Maple Park 1897
Welter, John Clara Kubatc Erna, Harry, Richard, Oveda Maple Park 1883
Welter, Nick     Maple Park  
Welter, S.J. Susan Schieder William, Adaline, Frank, Elnore Joe, Marie, Loretta Virgil 1907
Wenmoth, R. Carrie Snowdon Francis, Muriel, Kenneth, Hedley, Clara, Wilfred, Joyce, Mary Batavia 1904
Werrbach, A.W. Katherine Bode John, Frank, Edward, Samuel, Emma, Anna, Minnie, Lydia, George Elgin 1865
Werrbach, Henry Edward Eva Baldwin Henry, Arthur, May Elgin 1898
Werrbach, Samuel     Elgin 1882
Werthwein, Percy C. Alice Bruner Carl, Dwight, Roger Hampshire 1882
Weseman, Henry Minnie Weseman Henry, William, Fred, August, Lizzie, Richard, Lena, Frank Hampshire 1891
Weseman, Henry Jr. Dora Graftenstein Walter, Irene, Florence Hampshire 1907
Wesemann, Carl Minnie Rornke Herman, Edward, Emma, Carl, Alvina, Anna, Mabel, Harry Hampshire 1900
Wesemann Richard Mary Meewan Wilhelmina, Forrest, Beth, Ruth Hampshire 1892
West, Earl D. Effie Finley Roberta Sugar Grove 1882
West, B.C. Nancy D. McDole Bruce, Carrie, Wallace, Earl, Erma Sugar Grove 1843
Westerbeck, Erick Alvina Walsberg Anselm, Felix, Carl, August, Herbert,Yulanda, Milton Plato Center 1912
Westphal, Charles Josephine Schund Margaret, Helen, Mabel Elgin 1813
White, Jerrie Margaret Wagner Frank, Margaret Aurora 1867
Westphal, George     Elburn  
Westphal, John O. Anna S. Swanson Marian, John Jr "Platt Farm" Elburn 1884
Wettering Bros, Fred Jr and William L. Hattie Schnadt, wife of Fred   Hampshire 1882
Wettering, Fred L. Lena Muller John, Marie, Louise, Fred Jr, William, Emma Hampshire 1872
Wheaton, Walter Lottie Meredith Arthur, Robert Aurora  
Wheeler, Dan V. Mabel Noach David, Alice Sugar Grove 1862
Wheeler, Harry H. Daisy M. Young   "Larchmont Stock Farm" Maple Park 1902
Wheeler, John     Sugar Grove 1864
Whildin, Ira Edith Lewis Wayne, Harlow Big Rock 1880
Whildin, J.C.   Alice, Mae, Merritt, Otis, Leslie 'The Homestead" Big Rock 1848
Whildin, Oliver Marguerite Close Laverna Big Rock 1888
White, Frank Annie Wolfe Helen, Edward,Herbert, Jacob Elburn 1871
White, Frank Annie Wolfe Helen, Edward, Herbert, Jacob Elburn 1871
White, George P. Catherine Ries   Sugar Grove 1891
White, John P. Mary Kettinhofen   Sugar Grove 1897
White, Martin L. Kate Kartiser Susie, Lillian, George, John, Martin Jr, William, Mary, Elizabeth Aurora 1861
White, Peter F., Jr Mary Mettel Alois, William H., John B., Jeannette, Lucy Aurora 1873
White, William W.   Laura, Goldie Burlington 1864
Whitlock, David L. Anna Belle Gates Mabel, Eva, John, Florence, Ralph, David Jr., Anna aurora 1916
Whitney, Daniel   Mertell, Merrill, Merritt "Pleasant Knoll Farm" St. Charles 1840
Whiney, John   Dickie, Max "Whitney Homestead Farm" Wasco 1847
Whitney, S.A. Olive Minick Louise, David, Ethel Big Rock 1916
Wickizer, L.E. Mertell Whitney Pearl "Pleasant Knoll Farm" St. Charles 1895
Wickman, Henry E. Annie Strausberger Norman Sugar Grove 1917
Widmayer, Frank W. Jennie Grimes William, Harold, Ida, LeRoy Hampshire 1883
Wieier, August Augusta Schula Harry St. Charles 1891
Wier, John Sr. Minnie Baumann Lena, Anna, Clara, John R., Martha, Henry, Arthur, Alma Hampshire 1889
Wier, John R.     "Muirhead Homestead" Plato Center 1890
Wiesbrock, Fred Mary Feldott Patricia, Dorthia,Helen Batavia 1912
Wiesbrook, Henry Florence Cassell Harold, Wilber, LaRue, Delmar, Gladys Gilberts 1915
W--? Herman Emma Waybeck   Elgin 1913
Wilcox, Joe Florence Kelly Albert Owen Maple Park 1912
Wilcox, Joe Florence Kelly Albert Owen Maple Park 1912
Wilcox, L.B. Mary Beith Elma, William, Sarah, Mary, Jennie Dundee 1876
Wilderspin, Albert Minnie Dorsey Frank, Albert Jr, Geneva 1914
Wiley, R.V. Charlotte Helson Herbert W., Flossie W. "Health & Homestead farm" Sycamore 1880
Wilkie, Fred Carrie Miller   Gilberts 1876
Wilkin, C.A. Emeline Kupitz   "Round Bar Stock Farm" Pingree Grove 1915
Wilkinson, Ray A. Sadie J. Maxfield Keith, Isabelle, Viola, Irene, LaVerne, Ruth Elburn 1917
Wilkinson, Stewart G. Nellie Pyles Lester, Ray "Edgewood Farm" Aurora 1882
Wilkison, Willis Louise Jones Ralph, Rose Maple Park 1885
Willaert, Philip Ida Vermeesch Mary, Madelene, Irene Elgin 1915
Willard, Frank Laura Tewhsbury Charles E. Richardson 1871
Willey, Frank Jessie E. Hacker Harry, George Aurora 1851
Williams Bros.     Elburn 1872
Williams, Dave O. Della Williams Mabel, Dwight Big Rock 1883
Williams, John D. Martha Deckert John R. Lyle, Louise David, Stella, Nina, Ruby "Pinehurst Farm" Lilylake 1900
Williams, Maurice R. Margaretta Harris Mildred, Videlia, Richard, Derva, Floyd Big Rock 1865
Williams, Otis Lucinda Neville Leslie, Floyd Elburn 1881
Williams, William G. Anna Pritchard   Big Rock 1917
Williams, William W. Alice Whildin Marie Big Rock 1862
Williams, W.G.     Big Rock  
Willie, Fred H. Mary Miller Lillian "Charter Oak Farm" Elgin 1901
Willis, John O. Janie Thomas Lloyd, Bernice, George, Harold Big Rock 1887
Wilson, F.H. Emma Tanner   "Twin Oaks Farm" Elgin 1882
wing, E.W. Esther Pierce Claude, Judson, Helen, Allen, Raymond "Parkside Farm" Elgin 1859
Wing, J.R.     "Parkside Farm" Elgin 1892
Wing, O.A. Hattie E. Weld Owen, Lyla "Wildwood Farm" Elgin 1900
Winn, E.I. Anna McKinnell Harry, Grace Elgin 1898
Winn, J.J. Susan Clemens Ruth, Mildred Aurora 1906
Winters, John F. Eliza Puley Jessie, Oscar, Charlie, Fred, Robert, Clara Maple Park 1870
Wiskur, John Katharine Altringer Margaret, Paul Aurora 1884
Wiskur, N.J. Anna Altringer LeRoy Aurora 1893
Withey, A.S. Martha Grametbam(?)   Elburn 1890
Withey, Martin C. Emma L. Puley Arthur, Alvah, Frank Elburn 1864
Witt, Herman Amelia Maier Emma, Martha, Paul, Helmuth, Robert, Clara, Rosie, Elsie, Otto Plato Center 1896
Witt, Paul Ida Wessel Ester, hazel, Clarence Huntley 1910
Witt, Robert Ella Lang Helen, Viola Huntley 1889
Wittry, Jacob J. Josephine Kammes Julia Aurora 1886
Wittry, John Barbara Wittry Lena, Laura, John, Robert, Nick, Albert, Fred "Rose Hill Farm" Aurora 1860
Wittry, Mrs. Margaret Margaret Molitor Barbara, Adam, John, Anna, Clara, Margaret, Peter, George, Mae Big Rock 1882
Wittry, Nickolas Lena Dockendorf Jacob, Lena, Michael, Henry Aurora 1862
Wittry & Co., J.H.     Maple Park 1903
Wolgast, Christ Anna Hilger Josephine, Bernice Batavia 1862
Wolverton, S.M. Nellie Marsden Laurel, Edith Batavia 1879
Wood, C.E. Minnie Pase William Elgin 1887
Wormwood, Richard A. Martha Gerdeau Irene, Gladys, Blanche, Hazel, Albert, Eloise Elgin 1895
Wright, Clarence Alma Johnson   Huntley 1868
Wyss, John Jr Anna Wyss, mother   Hampshire 1891

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