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Louise Buob

b. 1822/3

German-born governess and schoolmistress. Ran a private school at 2 Courtland Terrace, Kensington, London, circa 1862circa 1867.


Census returns of England and Wales 1871 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG10/195/4/1).

Correspondence vol. 10, letter to W. E. Darwin, 30 [October 1862]

letter from Emma Darwin to William Erasmus Darwin, [29 October 1862] (DAR 219.1: 63)

Post Office London directory 1862–8.


Correspondence: The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Edited by Frederick Burkhardt et al. 29 vols to date. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1985–.

Post Office London directory: Post-Office annual directory. … A list of the principal merchants, traders of eminence, &c. in the cities of London and Westminster, the borough of Southwark, and parts adjacent … general and special information relating to the Post Office. Post Office London directory. London: His Majesty’s Postmaster-General [and others]. 1802–1967.