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Lindemann, Johann Christoph Wilhelm

(January 6, 1827–January 15, 1879). Father of F. Lindemann*; b. Göttingen, Hannover, Ger.; educ. privately and at the Hanover teachers' sem.; to US 1848; teacher Baltimore, Maryland, 1848; studied theol. at the Luth. Sem. in Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1852–53; asst. to H. C. Schwan* in Cleveland, Ohio, 1853; later pastor Trin. Luth. Ch., Cleveland; pres. Ev. Luth. Teachers Sem., Addison, Illinois, 1864–79. Coed. Evangelisch-Lutherisches Schulblatt; ed. Amerikanischer Kalender für deutsche Lutheraner and Dr. Martin Luther als Erzieher der Jugend. Other works include Amerikanisch-Lutherische Schul-Praxis; Evangelisch-Lutherische Katechismus-Milch.

A. C. Stellhorn, “J. C. W. Lindemann,” CHIQ, XIV (October 1941), pp. 65–92.

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