BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Hester S E Swamers
Other Names:Hester Johanna [DBC 107]
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:165126
Camp History
Name:Volksrust RC
Age arrival:37
Date arrival:date not given
Date departure:02/01/1903
Tent number:D 220
Farm History
Name:Swamers family
Town:M W Stroom
Name:Roodekop / Rooikop
Mrs Hester S E Swamers (Hester Johanna [DBC 107])
      is the mother of Master Abraham Swamers (Abram Cornelis [DBC 107])
      is the mother of Master Matheus Swamers (Matthys Andries [DBC 107])
      is the mother of Master Petrus Swamers (Petrus Johannes [DBC 107])
      is the mother of Miss Carolina Fredericka Swamers
Title:DBC 105
Type:Volksrust Camp Register
Notes:p. S-133
Title:DBC 107 Volksrust camp register
Notes:p. S 748-9

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.