BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Jacoba Johanna van der Merwe
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:66799
Camp History
Name:Mafeking RC
Age arrival:58
Date arrival:13/09/1901
Date departure:25/08/1902
Reason departure:left for
Destination:Rhenosterfontein, Marico
Stock into camp:6 cattle, 28 donkeys
Tent number:T 66NC C
Farm History
Name:Renosterfontein / Rhenosterfontein / Rhinosterfontein
Mrs Jacoba Johanna van der Merwe
      is the mother of Miss Anna Johanna van der Merwe
      is the mother of Miss Maria Jacoba van der Merwe
Title:DBC 158 Mafeking CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:p. 167

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.