Zorn

Name:

Zorn

County:

Guadalupe

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

29°45’11″N 97°56’53″W

Elevation:

538 ft (164 m)

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Zorn is an unincorporated community in northern Guadalupe County, Texas. Zorn is located on Texas State Highway 123 approximately 13 miles (21 km) north of the town of Seguin.

Remains:

The small town of Zorn was named for the storekeeper Joseph Zorn. Joseph Zorn also served as mayor of Seguin from 1890 to 1910. In the late 1800s Zorn had a population of 150 and two grist mills.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

The population was sixty as of 2000.

Remarks:

Buried in Zorn is the Arkansas Democratic politician Monroe Schwarzlose, who polled 31 percent of the vote as a protest against Bill Clinton in the 1980 gubernatorial primary.