BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Martha Elizabeth Smit
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:68730
Camp History
Name:Mafeking RC
Age arrival:45
Date arrival:26/08/1901
Date departure:04/07/1902
Reason departure:left for
Destination:Rietspruit, Marico
Tent number:T 437 C
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:on commando, later prisoner of war
Notes:Andries Adriaan
Mrs Martha Elizabeth Smit
      is the unknown of Mrs Cornelia Margritha Pretorius
      is the mother of Miss Martha Elizabeth Smit
      is the mother of Miss Anna Sophia Smit
      is the mother of Master Arie Wilhelm Smit
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Margritha Smit
Title:DBC 158 Mafeking CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:p. 249

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.