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ZORN, TEXAS

Guadalupe County, Central Texas South
Highway 123
13 Miles N of Seguin

Population: 26

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Photo courtesy Stephen Michaels, February 2008
History on a Pinhead

It was named for Joseph Zorn, who had a store there in the 1850s. A post office opened in 1891. By 1896 Zorn had two gristmills, a general store, and 150 residents. The population fell to 100 in 1933, to ninety-six in 1968, and to twenty-six in 1988 and 1990.

A Walk Through Zorn
& Zorn Cemetery

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Zorn Texas skulls on wagon
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Zorn Texas fallen building with standing facade
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Zorn Texas fallen building
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Zorn Texas window of fallen building
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Zorn Texas cemetery plot
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Zorn Texas cemetery
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Zorn Texas cemetery tombstone details
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Zorn Texas cemetery tombstone with lichen
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Zorn Texas cemetery lamb on tombstone
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Zorn Texas shack wood detail
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Zorn Texas shack
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Former site of Dietert School, Zorn Texas
Former Site of Dietert School, 1929-1957
TE photo, 2006
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