The history of Brandon is full of interesting people who have helped to shape the city as we know it today. Use the links below to explore the names from Brandon's past.

People (Glossary)


Zink, Albert

Albert Zink was a grocer who operated Zink’s Grocery at 361-1st Street from 1932 to 1980. Zink was born in Brandon in 1901 to parents William and Katherine Zink. Albert’s father was co-owner of Zink Brothers Shoe Co. on Rosser Avenue. Zink died in 1981, one year after his retirement.