Breadcrumb Home Message Board Matej Karasek Subject Matej Karasek Posted In Posted to Message board on December 31, 2018 by David W. Vancura. Description Seeking information re Bohemian birthplace of Matej(Mathias?) Karasek, b.1836; was first president of Bohemian National Cemetery in Chicago. Possible relationship to Karel Welky Karasek, b. 1848 Contact Comments Comments David, have you tried CSAGSI? Comment by Jengels on February 24, 2021 at 2:20pm David, have you tried CSAGSI? They may have literature that includes Mr. Karasek. Their website is https://csagsi.org/ Also The Friends of BNC might be able to help: https://www.friendsofbnc.org/ Yes…aware of this…that’s him. Comment by david.vancura on January 28, 2019 at 2:33pm Yes…aware of this…that’s him. Trying to resolve “family genealogist’s” hand written note in BNC anniv. book adjacent to photo of “M. Karasek” that he was “father of my grandmother” although all other research shows Karel Karasek to be….have historic info from BNC re M. Karasek …about 10 years age difference so possibly related but no luck confirming same….or did BNC make a typo in the book? Hi David- The Karel Karasek Comment by JOLKASS on January 9, 2019 at 3:42pm Hi David- The Karel Karasek that you mentioned is he on findagrave? I see a Karel b in Labska Tynice, Czechoslovakia 26 March 1846. Jolene Kass In reply to Hi David- The Karel Karasek by JOLKASS Karel W. Karasek Comment by david.vancura on February 21, 2021 at 11:20am JOLKASS: Yes...that is him; large gravestone in Bohemian National Cemetery....trying to figure out if he was ever a director of same.