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Zipp's down south
Posted by: Peter Zipp (ID *****6595) Date: January 06, 2005 at 07:01:05
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There is a whole slew of Zipp's down here in Texas. Not sure if it still exists but there used to be a town named Zippville. It was near New Braunsfels Tx. There is a high consentration of Zipp's there. My dad's aunt put together a geneology book for every family member. My understanding is that there were 8 Zipp brothers that sailed to the US, 4 on the east coast and 4 in Texas. They father of my line was, I believe, Jacob Zipp. If needed I can consult the book to help anybody that needs it.


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