BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Elsie Maria E Otto
Other Names:E M E
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Bloemfontein RC
Age died:53 years
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:apoplexy
Marital status:widowed
Nationality:Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Notes:This family is all transferred to # 50732 after the mother dies.
Unique ID:50727
Camp History
Name:Bloemfontein RC
Age arrival:51
Date arrival:13/08/1901
Age departure:53
Date departure:10/11/1901
Reason departure:Death
Farm History
Name:Frischgewaagd / Frischgewaagt / Vraschgewacht / Vrischgewacht
Notes:no property
Mrs Elsie Maria E Otto (E M E)
      is the mother of Miss Magdalena Otto (M)
      is the mother of Miss Hester Otto (H)
      is the mother of J Otto (J)
      is the mother of Master Hendrik Otto (H)
Title:RS 30 ORC DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:RS 30
Title:Government Gazette of the Orange River Colony
Notes:15/11/1901, p.652
Title:SRC 70 Bloemfontein CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 70

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.