BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Emerencha Magrieta du Plessis
Other Names:Emarensie Margrita
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:129951
Camp History
Name:Irene RC
Age arrival:30
Date arrival:01/08/1901
Age departure:30
Date departure:06/04/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Wentworth RC
Tent number:RT 1690
Name:Wentworth RC
Age arrival:30
Date arrival:09/04/1902
Date departure:05/07/1902
Reason departure:left for
Destination:Irene RC
Tent number:569 & 898
Farm History
Notes:property, erven
Name:Bulfontein / Bultfontein
Notes:erf at Bultfontein
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:Frans Jacob Lewis, returned 19/06/1902
Mrs Emerencha Magrieta du Plessis (Emarensie Margrita)
      is the mother of Master Jan du Plessis (Jan Harm)
      is the mother of Miss Emerencha du Plessis (Emarensie Margrita)
      is the mother of Master Melgeorg Jacobus du Plessis (Milgeorg Jacobus)
      is the mother of Master Frans Jacob du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Anna Susanna du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Anna Alida du Plessis
Title:DBC 62 Irene CR
Type:DBC 62
Reference No.:DBC 62
Notes:p. P 20
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.