It was Austria-Hungary http://users.erols.com/mwhitew28/austhung.htm
Village Tylawa was in historical region Galicia http://www.e-targ.org/Maps/galiciamap.html
You might want to repost on Ancestry Galicia board.
Take a look in www.halgal.comwww.kresy.co.uk/galicja.htmlwww.lemko.org
You took a look in these EI manifest to see if some of them are related to your John?
Gubik, Jan Tylania, Austria 30 1881 1911 (village sp?)
Gubik, Lukas Tylawa
Gubik, Marja Tylawa, Poland
Gubik, Marko Tylawa, Austria 29 1884 1913
Gubik, Pawel Tylawa, Galicia 48 1862 1910
Gubik, Semen Tylawa, Galicy 39 1867 1906
Gubik, Wanio Tylawa
John = Jan, Ivan, Iwan www.skarbczyk.com
9 SKORODYNSKIs and 9 SKORODYNSKAs (SKA is a female ending) did came thru EI from historical region Galicia. Our first ancestors married within same region, religion (few exceptions) but for sure common language to communicate in and same tradition to observe. http://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/kompletny/skorody%25C5%2584ski.... http://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/kompletny/gubik.html