BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Maria de Villiers
Other Names:Maria Magdalena
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Nationality:Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:115854
Camp History
Name:Harrismith RC
Age arrival:35
Date arrival:24/07/1901
Date departure:02/02/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Ladysmith RC
Name:Ladysmith RC
Age arrival:34
Date arrival:02/02/1902
Date departure:12/07/1902
Reason departure:left camp to reside in
Tent number:187/360
Farm History
Name:Hill Cottage
Notes:870 morgen; owner
Mrs Maria de Villiers (Maria Magdalena)
      is the mother of Master David J de Villiers (David Jacobus)
      is the mother of Miss Maria M de Villiers (Maria Magdelena)
      is the mother of Master Cornelius de Villiers ( Cornelius Jansen )
      is the mother of baby de Villiers
      is the wife of Mr Bernardus J de Villiers (Bernardus Johns)
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.