BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Maria Elizabeth Els
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:138601
Camp History
Name:Krugersdorp RC
Age arrival:41
Date arrival:28/09/1901
Date departure:11/01/1902
Date departure:illegible
Reason departure:transferred
Tent number:399
Name:Merebank RC
Age arrival:42
Date arrival:14/01/1902
Date departure:16/08/1902
Reason departure:to
Tent number:1371 / 5498
Farm History
Name:Renosterfontein / Rhenosterfontein / Rhinosterfontein
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:Johannes Renier
Mrs Maria Elizabeth Els
      is the mother of Master Pieter Scalk Els
      is the mother of Master Johannes R Els (Johns Renier)
      is the mother of Master Christoffel Els (Chris Johns)
      is the mother of Miss Wilhelmina Els
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Els (Joh Hendrina)
      is the mother of Master Paul J Els (Paul Johns)
      is the mother of Master Cornelius J C Els (Cornelius Joh)
      is the wife of Mr Johannes Renier Els
Title:DBC 79 Krugersdorp RC
Type:Camp register
Reference No.:DBC 79
Title:DBC 126 Merebank RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 126
Notes:p. 215

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.