Landt Martin Chally

14 January 1882–May 1967 (Age 85)
Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States

The Life of Landt Martin

When Landt Martin Chally was born on 14 January 1882, his father, Lars Andreas Larsen Chally, was 33 and his mother, Martha Serina Ivarsdtr Døvig, was 22. He married Lola Belle Hosier on 15 January 1913, in Kankakee, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Norton Township, Kankakee, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in May 1967, in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Kankakee Memorial Gardens, Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Landt Martin Chally
Lola Belle Hosier
Marriage: 15 January 1913
Dorothy Marie Chally

Spouse and Children

15 January 1913
Kankakee, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Lars Andreas Larsen Chally


    Martha Serina Ivarsdtr Døvig





    Martin C Chally


    Mabel Chally



    Tilly Chally


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of the French habitational name Challe, from any of the various places so named from Late Latin cala ‘rock shelter’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Landt Chally, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Landt Chally, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lent Chally in household of Mr. Lars Chally, "United States Census, 1900"

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