BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Martha Petronella Cathrina du Preez
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:129576
Camp History
Name:Irene RC
Age arrival:32
Date arrival:29/04/1901
Age departure:32
Date departure:12/10/1901
Reason departure:sent to
Tent number:RT 1059
Name:Merebank RC
Age arrival:32
Date arrival:15/10/1901
Date departure:30/08/1902
Reason departure:to
Tent number:441 / 1856
Farm History
Status of Husband
Notes:Hendrik Jacobus
Mrs Martha Petronella Cathrina du Preez
      is the mother of Master Petrus Johannes du Preez (Jan)
      is the mother of Master Antonie J Jurgens du Preez
      is the mother of Master Hendrik Jacobus du Preez
      is the mother of Master Jacobus A Adriaan du Preez
      is the mother of Miss Susanna Maria du Preez
      is the mother of Miss Maria Magdalena du Preez
      is the wife of Mr Hendrik Jacobus du Preez
Title:DBC 62 Irene CR
Type:DBC 62
Reference No.:DBC 62
Notes:p. P 10
Title:DBC 126 Merebank RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 126
Notes:p. 161

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.