BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Ester Maria Bentum
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Nationality:Orange Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:169782
Camp History
Name:Howick RC
Age arrival:36
Date arrival:10/10/1901
Date arrival:from Newcastle
Date departure:20/07/1902
Reason departure:to
Tent number:595
Farm History
Notes:farm & house; also farm [illegible]
Status of Husband
Type:in Holland
Mrs Ester Maria Bentum
      is the mother of Mr Alfie (Archie) Bentum (Bamtum, Affie; Algie)
      is the mother of Master Piet Bentum
      is the mother of Miss Louisa Frederika Bentum (Bamtum; Fredericka)
      is the mother of Miss Ester Bentum
      is the mother of Master Frederick Bentum
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Bentum
      is the wife of Mr William Bentum
Title:DBC 111 Howick RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 111
Notes:p. 14

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.