BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Aletta van Rooyen
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:68077
Camp History
Name:Mafeking RC
Age arrival:36
Date arrival:15/07/1901
Date departure:16/06/1902
Reason departure:left for
Destination:Nooitgedacht, Zeerust
Tent number:T 334 C
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:On Commando
Mrs Aletta van Rooyen
      is the mother of Miss Margritha Cornelia van Rooyen
      is the mother of Master Michel Daniel van Rooyen (Michiel Daniel)
      is the mother of Master Gert Hendrik van Rooyen
      is the mother of Miss Anna Franzina van Rooyen
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.