BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War
1900-1902

Personal Details
Name:Miss Martha Aletta Aarde
Other Names:Van Aarde (surname)
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Mafeking RC
Age died:2 years 2 months
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:measles & pneumonia
Gender:female
Race:white
Marital status:single
Nationality:Transvaal
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:63283
Camp History
Name:Mafeking RC
Age arrival:2
Date arrival:20/06/1902
Age departure:2
Reason departure:Death
Tent number:T 253 C
Farm History
Name:Wonderfontein
District:Marico
Illness
Reason:measles & pneumonia
Description:last attended: 9/10/1901 duration of illness: 30 days
Out patient:Yes
Relationships
Miss Martha Aletta Aarde (Van Aarde (surname))
      is the daughter of Mrs Johanna Aletta Aarde
Sources
Title:RS 25 Transvaal DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:25
Notes:p.1a
Title:DBC 158 Mafeking CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:2
Title:TKP 101 Tvl Government Gazette
Type:Transvaal Government Gazette
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:101
Dates:1901
Notes:29/11/1901, p.1688
Title:DBC 159 Mafeking DL
Type:Death certificates
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 159
Dates:12/10/1901-
Notes:340


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.