About Tecla Rusyn
The Ilavche birth record for Tecla Rusyn shows that she was born on May 28, 1882, in the Ukrainian village of Ilavche, Ukraine. Her parents were Paulus Rusyn (grandparents: Theodor Rusyn and Irena Dubyk) and Sophia Nowosad (grandparents: Philippe Nowosad and Anna Grabar). They were farmers in Ilawcze. Her godparents were Petrus Saroka and Martha Bukala (her husband was Elias Bukala). They were also farmers in Ilawcze.
The residence house number was # 160 and the obstretrician's name was Rosalia Zelenenki. Tecla Rusyn was baptized and confirmed into the Catholic faith by Rev. Joannes Bilinski.