On Dec 22, 2009, at 7:10 AM, Emil wrote:
> I found Leszczyny on old Hungarian Maps, about 1910,
> Sheet nr 39-50 (LONG, LAT): http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/digkonyv/topo/200e/39-50.jpg
> I found Leszczyny on South from Gorlice,
I see it; thanks for the link.
It looks like there was a church in Leszczyny at the time.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Philip Semanchuk
> <philip@...> wrote:
>> On Dec 15, 2009, at 3:49 PM, Manly wrote:
>>> My mother came to the US from the village of Leszczyny in 1913. That
>>> village is about one third the straight line distance between
>>> Gorlice and Bukowsko (about 40 mi.). Her surname was Zhuk. Katrina
>>> or Katrynza. Her parents were Josef and Tatiana. Great grandparent
>>> Nicholas Polowy. Her brother Oleksa and sister Anna. I visited there
>>> the summer of 2007 with the Lemko tour sponsored by the Carpatho-
>>> Rusyn Society. I didn't find any family information on that tour in
>>> our visit to the archives in Przemysl. We stayed one day and night
>>> in Sanok among other towns. The tour was 3 weeks.
>> Hey there
>> Welcome to the list.
>> I can't find Leszczyny on any maps. I tried google and http://mapa.szukacz.pl/
>> but neither could find a Leszczyny between Bukowsko and Gorlice.
>> What did you think of the tour you went on?