BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Miss Jessie Orton
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Registration as head of family:Yes
Notes:Lived with brother; maybe he is Samuel Orton, husband of Johanna Petronella, who is listed with her children immediately after Jessie. No separate details are given for Jessie's departure, so she may have been/gone with her sister in law and family
Unique ID:111110
Camp History
Name:Barberton RC
Age arrival:21
Date arrival:08/07/1901
Date departure:22 nov 1901
Tent number:432 V9
Farm History
Name:Orton family
Title:DBC 54 Barberton CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 54

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.