BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Magreta Elizabeth Swanepoel
Other Names:Mrs Mathys Andries Petrus
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:61868
Camp History
Name:Balmoral RC
Age arrival:21
Date arrival:02/08/1901
Date departure:16/10/1901
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Howick RC
Tent number:50
Notes:RT 50
Name:Middelburg RC
Age departure:21
Date departure:03/08/1901
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Balmoral RC
Name:Howick RC
Age arrival:21
Date arrival:19/10/1901
Date departure:05/09/1902
Tent number:722
Farm History
Name:Wind Hoek / Windhoek / Venthoek
Notes:no property; house on farm [DBC 112]
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:self: came from Wonderfontein, 3/8/1901, taken on commando
Mrs Magreta Elizabeth Swanepoel (Mrs Mathys Andries Petrus)
      is the mother of Master Mathys Andries Petrus Swanepoel (Mathias Andris)
      is the mother of Master Christian Hermanus Swanepoel
      is the wife of Mr Mathias Andris Swanepoel
Title:DBC 47 Balmoral CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 47
Title:DBC 46 Balmoral CR
Type:Index camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 46
Notes:S 01
Title:DBC 112 Howick RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria

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.