skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Camilla Ludwig

1837/8–1912

German-born governess. Born in Hamburg. Governess to the Darwin family, 1860–3. Translated German works for CD. Married Reginald Saint Pattrick, vicar of Sellinge, Kent (Alum. Oxon.), in 1874.

Sources

CD’s Classed account books (Down House MS)

letter from R. S. Pattrick, 19 October 1881 (Calendar no. 13416)

Census returns of England and Wales 1881 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG11/1013/76/12)

England & Wales, national probate calendar (index of wills and administrations), 1858–1966 (Ancestry.com, accessed 1 February 2016)