BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Johanna van Rensburg
Other Names:Johanna Martina
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Nationality:Free State
Occupation:tenant farmer
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:115560
Camp History
Name:Harrismith RC
Age arrival:41
Date arrival:03/07/1901
Date departure:02/02/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Ladysmith RC
Name:Ladysmith RC
Age arrival:41
Date arrival:02/02/1902
Date departure:04/10/1902
Reason departure:left camp to proceed to farm
Destination:Misburg, Dist Bethlehem
Tent number:193/404
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:burgher, on commando
Notes:Cornelius Johannes
Mrs Johanna van Rensburg (Johanna Martina)
      is the mother of Miss Franscina van Rensburg (Johanna)
      is the mother of Master Johannes van Rensburg (Cornelius Johannes)
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Isabella van Rensburg (Issie)
      is the mother of Miss Aleta van Rensburg (twin of Jacobus; Aletta Jacoba)
      is the mother of Master Jacobus van Rensburg (twin of Aleta)
      is the mother of Master Daniel van Rensburg
      is the mother of Miss Margaret van Rensburg
      is the mother of Miss Minna van Rensburg
      is the mother of Master Paul van Rensburg
      is the mother of unchristened baby van Rensburg
Title:SRC 80 Harrismith CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 80
Title:DBC 123 Ladysmith CR
Type:Camp register
Reference No.:DBC 123

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.