Researching Zipfel/Zipfell family UK. Earliest so far is Henry Zipfel b.abt 1810 d. 1894 Brandon, Suffolk. George Zipfel b 1857 Brandon moved to Guisborough, N. Yorkshire in 1880s - name became Zipfell. Research shows other Zipfels born Germany, watch and clockmakers, not yet linked. Any information on this name gratefully received.