BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Miss Sophia Margritha van Rooyen
Born in camp? No
Date death:19010920
Age died:2 years
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:measles
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:68076
Camp History
Name:Mafeking RC
Age arrival:2
Date arrival:15/07/1901
Age departure:2
Date departure:20/09/1901
Reason departure:death
Tent number:T 39AF C
Farm History
Name:Steenbokfontein / Steenboksfontein / Steinbokfontein
Miss Sophia Margritha van Rooyen
      is the daughter of Mrs Johanna Magdal van Rooyen
Title:RS 27 Transvaal DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:RS 27
Title:DBC 158 Mafeking CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:p. 226

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.