BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Petronella Catharina Nel
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Middelburg RC
Age died:38 years 4 months
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:carcinoma of stomach
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:87421
Camp History
Name:Middelburg RC
Age arrival:28
Date arrival:26/06/1901
Date departure:21/01/1902
Reason departure:Death
Farm History
Status of Husband
Type:On commando
Notes:Age: 31 - Farmer, Pieter Willem Adrian
Mrs Petronella Catharina Nel
      is the mother of Master Pieter Willem Andries Nel (Peter Willem Adrian)
      is the mother of Miss Cornelia Agatha Wilhelmina Nel
      is the mother of Master Hendrik Johannes Nel
Title:RS 26 Transvaal DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:26
Title:TKP 103 Tvl Government Gazette
Type:Transvaal Government Gazette
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:TKP 103
Dates:vol. 193, Jan-June 1902
Notes:28/2/1902, p.236
Title:DBC 84 Middelburg CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 84
Notes:p. 279

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.