BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Miss Magdalena C Orton
Date of birth:19011023
Place of birth:Belfast RC
Born in camp? Yes
Place of death:Belfast RC
Age died:14 days
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:general debility
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:113974
Camp History
Name:Belfast RC
Date arrival:23/10/1901
Date arrival:23/10/1901
Age departure:14 days
Date departure:06/11/1901
Reason departure:Death
Tent number:533, 138
Farm History
Name:Orton family
Title:RS 26 Transvaal DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:26
Title:TKP 102 Tvl Government Gazette
Type:Transvaal Government Gazette
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:TKP 102
Dates:Jul-Dec 1901
Notes:29/11/1901, p.1686
Title:DBC 57 Belfast CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:p.022, p.083

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.