BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Jacoba P Claasen
Other Names:Klaasen, Jacoba Petronella [DBC 75]
Born in camp? No
Date death:19011003
Place of death:Klerksdorp RC
Age died:30 years
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:pelvic abscess
Marital status:married
Occupation:farmer, late Fieldcornet
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:4774
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:30
Date arrival:22/07/1901
Age departure:30
Date departure:03/10/1901
Reason departure:death
Stock into camp:taken by English; no receipt
Tent number:RT 1029
Farm History
Notes:owns farm
Status of Husband
Type:on commando

Izak; also fighting are sons Izak, John & Mynbert [unclear]

Mrs Jacoba P Claasen (Klaasen, Jacoba Petronella [DBC 75])
      is the mother of Master Andries Claasen (Klaasen [DBC 75])
      is the mother of Master Albert Klaasen
      is the mother of Master Jan H Claasen (Klaasen)
      is the mother of Master Jacobus P Claasen (Klaasen, Jacs P, Jacobus)
Title:RS 25 Transvaal DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:25
Title:TKP 102 Tvl Government Gazette
Type:Transvaal Government Gazette
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:TKP 102
Dates:Jul-Dec 1901
Notes:1/11/1901, p.1576
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75

p. K-097

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.