|Mary D Gfall|
|I'm researching the "Zapf" from Endingen, Germany.|
Xavier Zapf b. 1809 and Katharina b. 1810 were married in 1836.
Their eldest son was born 1836.
Xavier Zapf b. 1836 and Luidgarda Kindler b. 1832 were married
in 1861.Their eldest son was Karl Zapf b. 1862.
Karl emgrated to America in 1880 from Bremen to Baltimore on the ship the SS Ohio.He then traveled to St. Cloud, MN to learn the
leather goods trade from his uncle Julius Kindler.Later opening his own business.
Karl changed his name to Charles and married Anna Othilda Henninger 1891.They had seven children: Charles, Frank, Alphonse, Hildegarde, Clarence, Adelaide, & Norbert.Charles died in 1918 and Anna died in 1960.