Alexander Sharon <a.sharon@...>
Jonathan Goldmacher wrote:
This is Oliecko [olyeh tzko] in Suwalki region. I have been under thehe always said he came fromThe Polish town of OLECKO is a possible suspect. It is located at coordinates
impression that question was about Oliesko [olyeh skoh] in Poland and/
or Austria, which probably place this shtetl in an ol' good Galicia,
today this is in Western Ukraine.
There is a township named Olesko [Oleh skoh] east of Lviv (ex Lvov,
Lemberg) on the main road # M17 (International European route # E40), 10
miles east of Busk, 22 miles west of Brody. Town is not identified in
Shtetlseeker site, but both, nearby Busk and Brody were known as a
Ochiefsko [oh tchjeh fskoh] sound a bit strange, but just south of
Olesko is town Zolochev (Zloczow) and hamlets with the name like
Zoloczewka, it could be some association there.
I hope this help,
Calgary, Alberta, Canada