BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Martha Sophia van der Merwe
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:widowed
Nationality:Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:96082
Camp History
Name:Brandfort RC
Age arrival:33
Date arrival:11/01/1901
Date departure:17/06/1902
Reason departure:transfer
Destination:Kroonstad RC
Stock into camp:no
Stock out of camp:no
Name:Kroonstad RC
Farm History
Status of Husband
Mrs Martha Sophia van der Merwe
      is the mother of Master Hendrik Johannes van der Merwe
      is the mother of Miss Maria Elizabeth van der Merwe
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Susannah van der Merwe
      is the mother of Master Sarel Johannes van der Merwe
Title:SRC 76 Brandfort CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 76
Notes:p.175 (64)

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.