Joachim Jacobus Joubert

Is your surname Joubert?

Research the Joubert family

Joachim Jacobus Joubert's Geni Profile

Records for Joachim Jacobus Joubert

171,042 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Joachim Jacobus Joubert

Birthdate:
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Johannes Nicolaas Rudolph Joubert and Elizabeth Daniellina Maria Gouws
Brother of Abraham Benjamin Joubert; Cornelis Ignatius Michael Joubert; Johannes Nicolaas Rudolph Joubert; Petronella Susanna Joubert; Jacobus Petrus Joubert and 2 others

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Joachim Jacobus Joubert

Middelburg Refugee Camp 1901 – 1902

Personal Details

Name: Mr Joachim Jacobus Joubert

Born in camp? No

Died in camp? No

Gender: male

Race: white

Nationality: Transvaal

Unique ID: 81800

Camp History

Name: Middelburg RC

Age arrival: 16

Date arrival: 06/05/1901

Date departure: 01/08/1902

Destination: Left for farm

Tent number: I 750

Farm History

Name: Doornkop

District: Middelburg

Relationships

Mr Joachim Jacobus Joubert is the son of Mr Johannes Nicolas Rudolf Joubert

Sources

Title: DBC 83 Middelburg CR

Type: Camp register

Location: National Archives, Pretoria

Reference No.: DBC 83

Notes: p. 117

view all

Joachim Jacobus Joubert's Timeline

1885
February 28, 1885
October 25, 1885
South Africa
1901
1901
- 1902
Age 15
South Africa

Middelburg camp presents a problem in trying to understand why so many people died in the camps. It was the largest camp in the Transvaal system, reaching over 7,000 inmates at one point, and the reports of Dr Kendal Franks and the Ladies Committee suggest that it was very badly run. Dr Franks was critical of the layout of the camp and complained that the administration was ‘lax’, while the Ladies Committee thought it ‘one of the most unsatisfactory we have seen’.1 An intake of over 3,000 in May 1901 brought in desperately impoverished and debilitated people, which precipitated disease. By all these criteria the mortality in Middelburg ought to have been amongst the worst in the system, yet this was not the case, as a comparison with Mafeking camp shows. Indeed, apart from the May peak (a pattern which appeared in almost all the camps) mortality was little worse than the camp average, which was a record few camps achieved.

http://www2.lib.uct.ac.za/mss/bccd/Histories/Middelburg/

????