BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Hester Hendrina Aletta Nieman
Other Names:van der Merwe
Maiden name:Nieman
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Notes:husband: Peter C vd Merwe
Unique ID:39417
Camp History
Name:Pietersburg RC
Age arrival:21
Date arrival:04/12/1901
Date departure:17/12/1901
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Johannesburg RC
Tent number:1268
Name:Johannesburg RC
Farm History
Name:Niemand family
Notes:no property
Title:DBC 88 Pietersburg CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 88

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.