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Inga Leth from ARENDAL. request from Ann Collins 29.1.97

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Re: Inga Leth from ARENDAL. request from Ann Collins 29.1.97

Posted: 7 Feb 2012 5:15AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Inga Leth and Isaac Leth Arendal
Hello Ann Collins.
Its 2012 and you asked this question such a long time ago, I hope I can help.
My late mother Julia May Helen Campbell (nee Leth) was a descendant of Isaac Leth, ex Stadthauptmann (Mayor) of Arendal, Merchant and Ship owner 1757-1831. His son, the wild rogue, publican, schoolteacher, seller of illegal liquor and disgraced Ships Captain, Hans Helmer Leth was our Great, Great, Great Grandfather. He died in 1846 aged 70 but had 6 children:

Samuel Nicholai Leth, 1824-1864 ... my Great Great Grandfather.
Isaac Leth 1826 ... your Great Great Grandfather and father of Inga Bergitte Leth.
Mathias Bendix born 1829
Mathilde born 1833
Henriette born 1844 - Their mother Gjertrude Stiansdatter died in 1844 after giving birth to Henriette.

I might be able to offer you new information I have obtained recently. Please contact me @ unclepete50@gmail.com
distant cousin - Peter Campbell, Tasmania Australia
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
ARNE MJALAND 28 Aug 2001 1:51PM GMT 
roger_camp 24 Jan 2002 5:18AM GMT 
Unclepete50 7 Feb 2012 12:15PM GMT 
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