Kinder is an unincorporated community in White River Township, Johnson County, Indiana.
A post office was established at Kinder in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902. The community may be named for William Kinder, a pioneer.
Kinder is located at 39°32′38″N 86°11′50″W / 39.54389°N 86.19722°W.
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...William Kinder was an early settler.