BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Cornelia Johanna Bosschoff
Other Names:Besschoff [not clear]
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:153300
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:48
Date arrival:22/06/1901
Date departure:date not given
Reason departure:sent to
Stock into camp:no stock
Tent number:R 101
Farm History
Name:Rustvoorbij / Rustvoorby
Notes:no property
Status of Husband
Type:on commando; says her husband is prisoner of the Boers

Andries Adriaan; still fighting are sons Johan Hendrik and Andries Adriaan. Note says 'Took Oath and gave up arms 12 June 1900' [presumably husband]

Mrs Cornelia Johanna Bosschoff (Besschoff [not clear])
      is the mother of Miss Cecilia Johanna Bosschoff
      is the mother of Master Jacobus Nicolaas Bosschoff
      is the mother of Master Lourens Bosschoff
      is the mother of Miss Elizabeth Bosschoff
      is the mother of Master Daniel Bosschoff
      is the mother of Master Andries Adriaan Bosschoff
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75

p. B-022

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.