BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Isabella Heystek
Other Names:Heistek, Isabella Elizabeth
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:126917
Camp History
Name:Irene RC
Age arrival:27
Date arrival:16/01/1901
Age departure:28
Date departure:06/04/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Wentworth RC
Tent number:RT 76
Name:Wentworth RC
Age arrival:29
Date arrival:09/04/1902
Date departure:10/09/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Jacobs Siding RC
Tent number:537
Name:Jacobs Siding RC
Date departure:28/09/1902
Reason departure:left
Destination:Irene RC
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:Petrus Johannes
Mrs Isabella Heystek (Heistek, Isabella Elizabeth)
      is the mother of Miss Petronella Heystek
      is the mother of Miss Hester Heystek
      is the mother of Master Jan Heystek
Title:DBC 62 Irene CR
Type:DBC 62
Reference No.:DBC 62
Notes:p. H 01
Title:DBC 153 Wentworth CR
Type:Camp register
Reference No.:DBC 153

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.