Tellef Dahl Schweigaard
- Født: 7 Aug 1806, Kragerø, Telemark
- Ekteskap (1): Marie Margarethe Rømer
- Død: 27 Mai 1886 79 år gammel
Schweigaard was born in Kragerø as the oldest son and second child of merchant Jørgen Fredrich Schweigaard (1771\endash 1818) and his wife Johanne Marie Dahll (1785\endash 1818). His paternal grandfather had immigrated to Norway from Holstein ] He had one older sister and two younger brothers, one of whom was Anton Martin Schweigaard , a professor and ten-term member of the Norwegian Parliament As their parents died early, the four Schweigaard children were raised by relatives.
Schweigaard married fellow Kragerø citizen Marie Margrethe Rømer (1814\endash 1889). The couple had four children. Their only daughter Marie Magdalene married jurist and politician Lars Anton Nicolai Larsen-Naur . Their son Johan Elias married a daughter of Niels Anker Stang , became a senior physician, and was the grandfather of judge and politician Elisabeth Schweigaard Selmer . Through his brother Anton Martin, Tellef was also the uncle of later Prime Minister Christian Homann Schweigaard
Hendelser i hans liv:
• Folketelling, 1865, Kragerø, Telemark. Bosted: 9 Rode 27a, Kragerø.
• Yrke: Kjøpmann og Skipsreder, 1865.
Tellef giftet seg med Marie Margarethe Rømer, datter av Abraham Georg Rømmer og Marie Magdalene. (Marie Margarethe Rømer ble født i Nov 1814 i Kragerø, Telemark, døpt den 2 Des 1814 i Kragerø, Telemark og døde i 1889.)