BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Farm Details

Owner: house of Barend and Willem du Plessis; wives stated had not seen husbands for five months, evident signs of in house of men having been recently there; both men found armed in bush about half a mile from house [Source: Cd 524, p.14]

Persons on Farm
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  1. Miss Anna du Plessis Unique ID: 129231
  2. Mrs Cornelia du Plessis Unique ID: 129226
  3. Miss Maria du Plessis Unique ID: 129227
  4. Mrs Petronella du Plessis (Petronella Margrieta) Unique ID: 129229
  5. Miss Petronella du Plessis Unique ID: 129232
  6. Master Willem du Plessis (Willem Abraham) Unique ID: 129230
  7. Miss Cornelia Cathrina Eloff Unique ID: 126145
  8. Miss Hester Heystek Unique ID: 126919
  9. Mrs Isabella Heystek (Heistek, Isabella Elizabeth) Unique ID: 126917
  10. Master Jan Heystek Unique ID: 126920
  11. Miss Petronella Heystek Unique ID: 126918
  12. Ms Susanna Johanna Lombaard Unique ID: 129228
  13. Master David Schalk van Wyk Unique ID: 132677
  14. Miss Petronella J van Wyk Unique ID: 132678
  15. Miss Petronella J van Wyk Unique ID: 132676

Acknowledgments: The project was funded by the Wellcome Trust, which is not responsible for the contents of the database. The help of the following research assistants is gratefully acknowledged: Ryna Boshoff, Murray Gorman, Janie Grobler, Marelize Grobler, Luke Humby, Clare O’Reilly Jacomina Roose, Elsa Strydom, Mary van Blerk. Thanks also go to Peter Dennis for the design of the original database and to Dr Iain Smith, co-grantholder.