ABN 57 934 755 725

Reg. No. A 0007322F


Ballarat Benevolent Society - Register of Inmates

Transcribed and donated by Brett Weinberg (Historical Records Archivist (volunteer) at Ballarat Health Services) with the permission of + window.location.host + '/' Ballarat Health Services.

Spellings, misspellings & abbreviations from the original register have been retained.

Alphabetical Listing: Aaa - Alk

April 2018

Consolidated Registers of + 'Skenzor6' Inmates 1860-1925

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of + '/park.js">' Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of + '<\/script>' Application By Whom Recommended Date of Admission Period for
which admitted
(Days)
Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Abarinovich Antonio 47 Labourer Bendigo France 74 Daniel & Jane Single nil 1841 Free Thinker Infirm Ex Committee 16 Nov. 1892 174 9 May, 1893     Admitted form Bendigo Gaol. Discharged for refusing to work without payment. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Abarinovich Antonio 42 Labourer Wanderer France 77 Daniel & Jane Single Nil 1841 Freethinker Infirm President 25 Dec. 1895 188         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Abrovonich Antonio 288     France 79         Free Thinker       52     22 August, 1896   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Abbot Anne 3117 Needle Woman Ballarat W. Fort George, Scotland 63 Thomas & Mary Andrews Widow nil 1844 Wesleyan General Debility House Committee 29 Nov. 1876           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Abbot Anne                                 18 July, 1878 3 1/2 p.m. Friends buried her remains. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Abbott Robert 1412 Ship Carpenter Burrumbeet City of London 66 John & Elizabeth Single nil 1852 C.E. Bad Eyes General Committee 12 Jan. 1869   23 Dec. 1869     Having become Insane, was removed by the Police to a Lunatic Asylum under the accusation of the Medical Officer, Dr. McFarlane ? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Abuchead John 1574 Labourer Ballarat Holy Land 55 Salmon & Miriam Single nil 1846 R.C. Rhumatics House Committee per ?? 3 Aug. 1869   1 Nov. 1869     Having recovered his health, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Abuckhead John 2519 Cook Warrenheip           1840                   Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Abuckhead John                                 6 August, 1877 9 a.m. No.12 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Achison John   Labourer Buninyong Lancashire 68 Richard & Margaret Single nil 1884 C.E. Infirm General Committee 8 Apr. 1892 83         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Achison John                           365 30 June, 1893       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Ack Too 1279 Miner Hard Hills, Buninyong Canton 52 unknown Married 2 1857 unknown Bad Leg General Committee 15 June. 1868           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Ackroyd Anne 3620 House Wife Townsville, Queensland Rigdon, Yorkshire 27 John & Mary Steele Married   1879 Baptist Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. Prest. order dated 27th January 31 Jan. 1880 11 p.m. 16 Feb. 1880     Called on at 11 p.m. by Mrs. Mortensen stating her husband was dying. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Ackroyd Anne 3644 House Wife Townsville, Queensland Rigdon, Yorkshire 27 John & Mary Steele Married 1 1879 Baptist Pregnant Readmitted in Labour Urgent 14 Mar. 1880   22 Mar. 1880     Came in at 1/4 past 1 a.m. confined at 6 a.m. Taken out be her husband, herself and Infant in good health, was cautioned by the Matron on leaving so early after her confinement. Reported on fully Master Report 22nd March 1880 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Ackroyd   3645 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Anne Legitimate   1880 Baptist Force of Circumstances   14 Mar. 1880   22 Mar. 1880     6 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Acton Robert 99 Labourer Wanderer Kent, England 74 William & Sarah Single Nil 1866 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 28 Sept. 1902 275         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Acton Robert       England 88         C.E.         7 July, 1906     Readmitted and gave birth to a female child soon after admission 1/2 past 8 p.m. Left in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Aldham   798 Female child of the above ( Emily Aldham #797 ) Born in the Asylum about 8 1/2 p.m.             C.E. Force of Circumstance   4 Feb. 1866 17     16 February. 1866  about 3 1/2 p.m.. A 6 1/2 month child ( ?? child only 16 days old ?? ) Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Alexander Alexander 1214 Miner Sebastopol Shetland Islands, Scotland 34 Donald & Agnes Single nil 1857 Presbyterian Paralysis House Committee 1 Apr. 1868   11 July. 1868     Absconded form the document.write( Asylum, was seen by the Master, ?? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Alexander or McQually Alexander 2792 Miner Sebastopol Shetland Isles 41 Donald & Agnes Single nil 1857 Presbyterian Exhaustion & Dementia Urgency of Case per N. Kent Esq. 12 Feb. 1875       13 February, 1875 Brought to the Asylum by Police at 8 1/2 p.m. in a dying state, Dr. Holtshouse attended a half an hour after admission, and died at 7 a.m. same morning Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Alexander Benjamin   Bell man Ballarat W. Chippenham, Wiltshire 62 Richard & Anne Single   1852 Baptist Destitute General Committee 17 May, 1889 2d.         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Alexander Benjamin                   Baptist                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Alexander Benjamin   Bellman   England 64         Baptist       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Alexander Benjamin                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Alexander Benjamin       England 66         Baptist       141 18 Nov. 1892     For disrespect. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Alexander Benjamin 49 Clerk Ballarat Chippenham, Wiltshire 66 Richard & Anne Bosher Single nil 1852 Presbyerian Destitute Ex Committee 28 Nov. 1892 214       Readmitted Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Alexander Benjamin 211                         115     25 October, 1894   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Alexander James   Labourer Ercildoun, Learmonth Edinboro 72 James & Anne Widower 7 1858 Presbyterian Weak Sight J. Phillips Esq. President 5 June, 1886   21 Sept. 1886     Gave notice and left, having recovered is health, and obtained employment. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Alexander James   Engineer Windermere London 78 James & Anne McDonald Widower 7 1856 Presbyterian Chronic Rhumatics Ballarat S. Secretary 16 May, 1892 45         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Alexander James       London 82         Presbyterian       221     6 February, 1896   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Alexander Jane 26 Servant Shepperton Kilmore 33 William & Agnes Single 1 1869 Presbyterian Pregnant President 21 Nov. 1892 29 20 Dec. 1892       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Alexander     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane     1892 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   1 Dec. 1892 21 23 Dec. 1892       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Alexander Mary   Servant Ballarat W. Queens Cliffe 28 Henry & Mary Single 1 1856 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Oddie Esq. President 30 Jan. 1884   31 Jan. 1884     Not considered by the Medical Office admission of 2 months, was sent with note to J.T. Phillips Esq. V.P, with Doctor’s report. Gone to Refuge. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Alexander Mary   Servant Ballarat W. Queencliffe 28 Henry & Mary Single 1 1856 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Oddie Esq. President 23 Feb. 1884 R. 2 11 Mar. 1884     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health, and engaged herself as Wet Nurse to Mrs. Jones, no. 6 Pleasant St. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Alexander Mary   Servant Ballarat W. Queensciiffe 31 Henry & Mary Single 2 1856 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. President 29 Jan. 1887 2d.   25 22 Feb. 1887     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health, and a home to go to at Mrs. Matthews’, No. 7 Sargeant Crescent, Redan Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Alexander     Male Infant   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1884 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   25 Feb. 1884   11 Mar. 1884     2 1/2 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Alexander     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1887 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   4 Feb. 1887 19 22 Feb. 1887     10 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Alford Eliza 3450 House Wife Stawell Borough Cty. Cavan, Ireland 39 John & Eliza Mccaffery Married 14 1853 C.E. Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 4 Dec. 1878   9 Dec. 1878     Husband Gate Keeper on Stawell Line. Gav notice and left, being anxious to be with her children, expressed herself very thankful for the '