Olga was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia, where she was a doctor. She met her husband, a Bulgarian man living in the United States, while he was on vacation in St. Petersburg. They married in 2000 and moved to the United States. They have…
Born in Russia in 1889, Joseph Helinski left his family in Russia (present-day Poland) in 1907 to avoid being drafted into the Russian army. He came alone and never went back. According to his descendants, he did not immigrate through Ellis Island but…