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Hermann Adolph Christian August (Hermann) Kindt


German language teacher and journalist. Born in Neustrelitz mit Zierke, Mecklenburg-Strelitz. Assistant master at Thelwall Bank School, Thelwall, Cheshire, 1861. Editor of the Autographic Mirror (L’autograph cosmopolite), 1864–6. Private language teacher in Neustrelitz at his death.


Census returns of England and Wales 1861 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG9/2797/90/2)

Correspondence vol. 13, letters from Hermann Kindt, 17 October 1865, 23 October 1865, and 24 November 1865

Germany, Lutheran baptisms, marriages, and burials, 1500–1971 (, accessed 11 May 2017)

Mecklenburg, Germany, parish register transcripts, 1740–1918 (, accessed 11 May 2017)


Correspondence: The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Edited by Frederick Burkhardt et al. 28 vols to date. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1985–.