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 Ballarat Health Services.

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

Alphabetical Listing: Bba - Bkz

October 2017

Register of Inmates 1860-1911/12
Lying-In Register 1892/93 - 1915/16

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of Application By Whom Recommended Date of Admission Period for
which admitted
(Days)
Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Beach Henry 396 Blacksmith Landsborough Portsmouth, England 45 Henry & Mary Married nil 1850 C.E. Disease of heart General Committee 30 July. 1863 18     16 August 1863 Phthisis Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Beane Michael 202     Ireland 56         R.C.     28 Mar. 1905           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
[ Beard ] Edward James   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 15 Sept. 1907   30 Sept. 1907     Born at B.B.A. at12.45 Named Edward James 15/9/07 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Beard Emma 79 Servant Ballarat E. Melbourne 19 William & Jane Single Nil Native C.E. Pregnant President 5 Aug. 1907   30 Sept. 1907     No cash Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Beard Henry   Grocer Ballarat, W. Cambridge 65 John & Anne Widower nil 1853 C.E. Destitute House Committee 17 Oct. 1883           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Beard Henry                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Beard Henery   Grocer   England 73         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Beard Henery                           45   EPCW 14 August, 1891 at 11 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Beard Nicholas 31 Labourer Ballarat Happy Valley 38 Henry & Mary Single Nil Native Wesleyan Infirm   10 Nov. 1903 58 7 Jan. 1904     Sent to Austin Hospital Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Beaton Catharine   Servant Hamilton Glasgow, Scotland 36 Donald & Mary Single   1857 Presbyterian Pregnant & Destitute J. Phillips Esq. President 4 Sept. 1886 86 29 Nov. 1886     Came in under influence of drink. Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and left for her Sister, Mrs. Hoffer of Geelong, had means. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Beaton     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Catharine Illegitimate   1886 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   11 Oct. 1886 50 29 Nov. 1886     9 a.m. ? Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Beaton Roderick 1328 Labourer Ballarat Skye, Inverness, Scotland 49 Duncan & Rachael Married 4 1852 Presbyterian Cancer in Stomach General Committee 25 Aug. 1868       27 September. 1868  Died at 6 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Beaton Sarah 1329 House Wife Ballarat Skye 52 Malcolm McCaskill Married 4 1852 Presbyterian Rhumatics General Committee 25 Aug. 1868   27 Aug. 1868     Taken out by her daughter. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Beattie Andrew 67 Labourer Ballarat C. Down, Ireland 65 William & Deborah Widower Nil 1862 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 3 Feb. 1903 147         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Beattie Andrew       Ireland 67         Presbyterian       213 28 Jan. 1905       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Beattie John 3231 Miner Little Bendigo Edinborough 55 Thomas & Barbarey Single nil 1854 Presbyterian Paralysis General Committee 20 June, 1877         Pension £12/2/0 per annum from the Royal Navy Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Beattie John                             20 Apr. 1878     Had leave from the House Committee ? Xmas and had his fare paid to Geelong 9/6 and 1/- given him. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Bishop Alexander 2319 Splitter Geelong Edinboro, Scotland 55 James & Catharine Married 1 1850 Presbyterian Paralysis General Committee 29 Oct. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Bishop Alexander                             19 Jan. 1873     Out to Church and did not return Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Bishop Alexander 2545 Shoe Maker Geelong Edinboro, Scotland 56 James & Catharine Married 1 1833 Presbyterian Paralysis House Committee  18 Nov. 1873   26 Sept. 1874       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Bishop Alexander                             26 Sept. 1874     On visit to his Wife. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Bishop Alexander 2743 Shoe Maker Geelong Edinborough 57 James & Catharine Married 3 1849 Presbyterian Paralysis House Committee  3 Nov. 1874 59         Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Bishop Alexander 2950 Shoe Maker Geelong Edinborough 58 James & Catharine Married 3 1849 Presbyterian Paralysis General Committee 16 Nov. 1875           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Bishop Alexander   p.33                         26 Oct. 1876     Applied to the House Committee for leave to visit his wife in Arrarat, granted. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Bishop Alexander                             30 Oct. 1876     Recovered his health and gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Bishop Alexander  3125 Shoemaker Geelong Edinborough 59 James & Catharine Married 3 1849 Presbyterian Paralysis Readmitted from the District Hospital 30 Dec. 1876         Was out on a month’s leave, but broke his thigh while out. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Bishop Alexander                                 14 January, 1883 9 p.m. Wrote to his wife at Moyston same day. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Bishop James 155     England 75         C.E.     11 Feb. 1903       31 July, 1906   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Bishop James 39 Labourer Beaufort London, England 72 George & Martha Single Nil 1857 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 11 Dec. 1903 201     31 July, 1906   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Bishop James       England 74         C.E.             31 July, 1906   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Bishop Julia 4045 Servant Moyston Streatham, Riponshire 21 James & Mary Single   1861 C.E. Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President 28 Apr. 1882   29 May, 1882     Gave notice and left to proceed to her friends in Geelong, the ladies of the Visiting Committing have paid her fare. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Bishop   4053 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Julia Illegitimate   1882 C.E. Force of Circumstances   13 May, 1882   29 May, 1882     7 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Bishop Robert 11 Tailor Nazareth House Born at Sea 93 Richard Single - - C.E. Old Age Ex. Committee 8 Aug. 1907       12 April, 1909 2.35 a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1907
Bishop Robert 11 Tailor Morpeth House Born at Sea 93 Richard Single - - C.E. Ill Health President 8 Aug. 1907         Dead Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Bisset Annie 35 Servant Kingston Ballarat 20 James & Agnes Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 28 Feb. 1900 40 7 Apr. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Bisset     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Annie       Wesleyan     12 Mar. 1900 26 7 Apr. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00