BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Maria Jacoba Ahrens
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:widowed
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:152754
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:27
Date arrival:17/06/1901
Date departure:03/12/1902
Reason departure:gone to farm
Stock into camp:no
Tent number:RT 180/687
Farm History
Name:Ahrens family
Status of Husband
Type:dead; shot by Boers
Notes:Henry Didlof
Mrs Maria Jacoba Ahrens
      is the mother of Master Hendrick Ahrens
      is the mother of Miss Alice Ahrens
      is the mother of Miss Maria Ahrens
      is the mother of Master Jacobus Ahrens
      is the mother of Master Francis Ahrens
      is the mother of Miss Melvina Ahrens
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75

p. A-002

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.