Zorn, Texas

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Zorn, Texas
Unincorporated community
Zorn, Texas is located in Texas
Zorn, Texas
Zorn, Texas
Coordinates: 29°45′11″N 97°56′53″W / 29.75306°N 97.94806°W / 29.75306; -97.94806Coordinates: 29°45′11″N 97°56′53″W / 29.75306°N 97.94806°W / 29.75306; -97.94806
Country United States
State Texas
County Guadalupe
Elevation 538 ft (164 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 830
GNIS feature ID 1372107[1]

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.

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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. The present population is twenty-six.

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.

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