BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Heyla Magdalena van Rooyen
Other Names:Mrs Jan Frederk Richers; van Rooijen
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:83115
Camp History
Name:Middelburg RC
Date arrival:17/05/1901
Tent number:II 494
Name:Jacobs Siding RC
Age arrival:36
Date arrival:23/04/1902
Date departure:04/12/1902
Reason departure:left for
Tent number:825. See folio 122
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:On commando
Notes:Jan Frederick
Mrs Heyla Magdalena van Rooyen (Mrs Jan Frederk Richers; van Rooijen)
      is the mother of Miss Maria Petronella van Rooyen (van Rooijen)
      is the mother of Miss Angela Magaretha Adriana van Rooyen (van Rooijen, Engela Adriana)
      is the mother of Miss Heyla Magdalena van Rooyen (van Rooijen)
      is the mother of Miss Anna Susanna van Rooyen
      is the mother of Miss Elizabeth Helena Susanna van Rooyen (Elizabeth Susanna Helena)
      is the wife of Mr Jan Frederick van Rooijen
Title:DBC 83 Middelburg CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 83
Notes:p. 173
Title:DBC 118 Jacobs Siding CR
Type:Camp register
Notes:p. 107

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.