Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James Joseph Kallal  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Children;

Born: in Southern Illinois

-- James Joseph Kallal on WorldCat --

E-Mail: --

Illinois Connection

Kallal was born in Southern Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)

Selected Titles At Your Library

Kalal family history, 1699-1999 :
ISBN: 097051896X. OCLC Number: 48965172

Westwoods Press,. .

Frantisek Kalal was born 2 August 1814 in Milevsko, Bohemia. His parents were Frantisek Girug Kalal (1783-1842) and Rozalie Urban. He married Frantiska Kazimour (1822-1903), daughter of Josef Kazimour and Josefa Uhr, 1 November 1842 in Stare Sedlo, Bohemia. They had eleven children. They emigrated in 1853 and settled in Illinois. Frantisek died 26 November 1869 in Jersey County, Illinois. Ancestors, descendants and relatives lived mainly in Bohemia, Illinois, Missouri and Alberta.