Bruno H. Zauk came to America
alone at age 16 from his native Germany.
He founded Sherman's first cigar factory in 1876, and became a
U. S. Citizen in 1880. Mr. Zauk acquired extensive land
in west Texas and Oklahoma. A successful immigrant who took
advantage of opportunities available in America, he served as Vice
of the Commercial National Bank in Sherman and the First National Bank
in Bennington, Oklahoma.
Heinrich Zauk (born in Mittweida Saxony Germany)
wed Margarethe I. Hanson (born in Rabsted Denmark).