ABN 57 934 755 725

Reg. No. A 0007322F


Ballarat Benevolent Society - Register of Inmates

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Spellings, misspellings & abbreviations from the .domain_name{float:left; line-height:34px; font-size:26px; font-weight: normal; color:#fff; padding-top:27px; width:535px} original register have been retained.

Alphabetical Listing: Bla - Bra

October 2017

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

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of .frt_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:0 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of .lst_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:right 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} Application By Whom Recommended Date of .kwd_bloack{float:left; width:514px; margin-top:50px} Admission Period for
which admitted
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Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Black Alexander 1046 Shoemaker Bunker's Hill Aberdeen 34 Alexander & Ellen Married 6 1847 Wesleyan Softening of the Brain General Committee per R. Gebbings. Esq. 7 June. 1867   9 July.1867     Left on .headerInner{width:auto} her own request. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Black Charlotte 328 Infant Bunkers Hill Bunkers Hill 11 weeks Alexander & Mary child of   1863 Wesleyan with mother Drs.Shipper & Scott 14 Mar. 1863 7 20 Mar. 1863       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Black Elena Jane Alias See Nelson, Jane                                    
Black Elena Jane Alias See Nelson, Jane                                    
Black   1402 Female Child   Born in the #logo{float:right;width:300px;padding:15px 0 0} Asylum   John & Mary Illegitimate   1869 R.C. Force of Circumstances   1 Jan. 1869   11 Jan. 1869     1 a.m. Left with its mother in good health Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Black Kate 5 Servant Ballarat E. New Zealand 18 James & Jane Single Nil 1876 Presbyerian Pregnant President 27 July, 1894 103 7 Nov. 1894       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Black     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Kate     Native Presbyerian     23 Oct. 1894 16 7 Nov. 1894     4 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Black Mary 327 House Wife Bunkers Hill Dublin, Ireland 30 James & Mary Faull Married 6 1854 R. Catholic Deserted by husband Drs.Shipper & Scott 14 Mar. 1863 7 20 Mar. 1863     This woman and child ? ( MIssing ) Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Black Mary 1380 House Wife Ballarat Dublin 34 James & Mary Married 8 1852 R.C. Pregnant House Committee 19 Nov. 1868   11 Jan. 1869     Engaged herself to .sale-msg a:hover, .inquire a:hover{text-decoration: underline} Dr. ? as Wet Nurse to his child. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Blackburn Anne 2551 Servant Scarsdale England, where unknown 20 Joseph & Sarah Single nil 1854 C.E. Pregnant R. Wugley Esq. President 2 Dec. 1873   30 Dec. 1873     Gave notice and Humspm.com left, herself and Infant in good health and went with her female friend. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Blackburn   2560 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Anne Illegitimate   1873 C.E. Force of Circumstances   20 Dec. 1873   30 Dec. 1873     1 noon, Taken out by its parent in good health Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Blackburn John 60     England 81         C.E.     3 Nov. 1898       18 May, 1909   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Blackburn John 32 Labourer Grenville Kent, England 72 John & Ann Single Nil 1852 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 3 Nov. 1898 240     10 May, 1909 9.45 p.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Blackburn John       England 79         C.E.             10 May, 1909 9.45 p.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Blacket     Mc.                         26 Jan. 1888       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Blacket Elizabeth 6078 Charwoman Ballarat, E. Cty. Fermana, Ireland 54 Edward & Margaret Brian Widow 5 1853 R.C. Cold in Eyes General Committee 7 June, 1883           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Blacket Elizabeth   F.               R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Blacket Elizabeth   F.                       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Blacket Mary   Servant Sheep Hill nr. Murtoa Ballarat W. 18 James & Elizabeth Single   1869 R.C. Pregnant J. Hickman Esq. President 21 Oct. 1887           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Blacket Mary                             26 Jan. 1888     Having accepted the #logo p{text-align:right;clear:both;padding:4px 2px 0 0; color:#aeaeae;} offer of .kwd_bloack h4{font-size:13px; line-height:18px; color:#ababab; padding-left: 4px; text-transform: uppercase; text-align: center;} the #logo p a{color:#ffffff;font-size:11px;text-decoration:underline;} Female Home left today in the care of .kwd_bloack ul, .kwd_bloack ul li{float:left; text-align:center;width:514px;list-style:none} the Matron herself and Infant in good health. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Blacket     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1887 R.C. Force of Circumstances   18 Dec. 1887     M.   1/ to 2 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Blackett Elizabeth   Charwoman F. Ireland 64         R.C.       350     16 June, 1893   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Blackett Thomas 187     England 71         C.E.     18 Oct. 1904       29 May, 1908   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Blackett Thomas 29 Labourer Creswick Westmoreland, England 69 Christopher & Hannah Single Nil 1862 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 18 Oct. 1904 256     29 May, 1908   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Blackett Thomas       England 70         C.E.             29 May, 1908   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Blackman Thomas 1487 Splitter Bullarook Lambeth, London 56 Benjamin & Sophia Married nil 1852 Wesleyan Varicose Veins House Committee 29 Apr. 1869   11 Dec. 1869     Had a pair of .kwd_bloack ul{padding-top:9px} Elastic Stockings given him on .kwd_bloack ul, .kwd_bloack ul li, .kwd_bloack ul li a, .bottom_rs h3, .bottom_rs ul, .bottom_rs ul li, .bottom_rs ul li a{float:none; width:auto} order at Medical Inspection, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Blackmore Adelaide 31 Servant Ballarat E. Ballarat E. 18 William & Johanna Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 9 May, 1899 37 15 June, 1899       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1898/99
Blackmore     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Adelaide       Wesleyan     1 June, 1899 15 15 June, 1899       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1898/99
Blackshaw William 3564 Labourer Ballarat W. Kimbolton, Notts. 66 Thomas & Mary Widower 2 1859 C.E. Imbecile House Committee per Correspondence of .kwd_bloack ul li{line-height:30px} Police 5 Sept. 1879   31 Oct. 1879     Brought to the #logo img{border:0 none;} Asylum by Police. Absconded form the .searchbox{float:right; width:351px; height:30px; padding-top:38px} Asylum on /*.inquire{text-align:center; padding:10px 5px 0}*/ the .srch-txt{float:left; width:242px; height:28px; font-size:16px; line-height:28px; background:url(http://i4.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/7867/srch-bg.gif) 7px 5px no-repeat #fff; color:#414141; padding: 0 5px 0 30px; border:1px solid #6f6f6f; outline:none} Agricultural Show day. See Report 3rd Nov. 1879 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Blackwood Elizabeth   Servant Ballarat Hotspur near Hamilton 22 James & Hannah Single nil 1870 Baptist Maternity Dr. Scott 29 Apr. 1892 15 13 May, 1892     Admitted as emergency case child 8 hours old. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Blackwood     Infant   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth       Baptist     29 Apr. 1892 9     8 May, 1892 5 a.m. Convulsions Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Blackwood Jane 12 Servant Horsham Glasgow, Scotland 64 Alexander & Johanna Crow Widow Nil 1862 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 13 Aug. 1897           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Blackwood Jane 11     Scotland 72         Presbyterian     13 Aug. 1897       5 December, 1913   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Blackwood Jane 51 F.   Scotland 72         Presbyterian     13 Aug. 1897           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Blackwood Jane   F.   Scotland 64         Presbyterian       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Blackwood Jane 8     Scotland 79         Presbyterian             5 December, 1913   Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Blades Lois   A Female Child   B.B. Asylum                           Born at B.B.Asylum on 31/9/12 3.30 a.m. named Lola  Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Blades Violet Maud 319 Housewife Scottsburn Dean 21 Albert ? & Pauline ? Married 19/2/09 1 Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 19 July, 1912   30 Sept. 1912     Paid £1.0.0 To pay 10/- per week Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Blair Ann 129 F.   Scotland 72         Presbyterian                 Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Blair Ann 309 F.   Scotland 71                         See #129 Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Blair Ann 45 Servant Wanderer Aberdeen, Scotland 67 John & Isabella Widow Nil 1852 Presbyterian Infirm President 2 Dec. 1902 214 5 Feb. 1906   23 July, 1907 2.15 a.m.      Fighting with other inmates while drunk. This not the .srch-btn{float:right; width:66px; height:30px; font-size:13px; color:#303030; border:1px solid #6f6f6f; margin-left:4px; _border:none; * border:none; outlin:none; cursor:pointer; first time of .kwd_bloack ul li a{float:left;width:510px;text-decoration:underline; font-size:24px; font-weight:bold; color:#ffb047; display:block; word-wrap: break-word; padding: 10px 0} many. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Blair Ann   F.   Scotland 70         C.E.         5 Feb. 1906   20 March, 1907 2.15 a.m. See Fo. 99 Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Blair Ann 169 Servant Ballan Aberdeen 71 John & Isabella Widow 5 1842   Infirm President 10 Oct. 1906       20 March, 1907 Liberty stopped for 2 months by President Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Blair Mrs. John 142 Servant Ballarat East Heathcote 38 Michael & Catherine Married 1 Native R.C. Pregnant President 29 Jan. 1909   4 May, 1909     No cash Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Blair Kathleen   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 25 Apr. 1909   4 May, 1909     Born at B.B.A. named Kathleen Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Blair Samuel 73 Carter Ballarat E. Londonderry, Ireland 50 William & Jane Single Nil 1871 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 31 Mar. 1896 103         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Blair Samuel 311     Ireland 52          Pres.       263     20 March, 1897   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Blake     Male Child Ballarat Ballarat 3 Jane Illegitimate   1887 Wesleyan Destitute with Mother   25 Jan. 1887 27 21 Feb. 1887       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Blake Alice 31 Dressmaker Ararat Ararat 17 Richard & Louisa Single Nil Native   Pregnant President 5 June, 1906 39 8 Aug. 1906     Unable to pay. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1905/06
Blake Connie 230 Servant Ballaarat Limerick, Ireland 24 Michael Keane & Catherine O'Brien Married 1 1855 Church of England Disease of heart & Pregnant Drs. Scott & Doani V.P. 23 Sept. 1862 53     14 November. 1862  Delivered of a female child Sept. 29th 1862  2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
[ Blake ] Elsie May   Female   Ballarat Asylum 25/7/06                 25 July, 1906   8 Aug. 1906     At 10.30 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1905/06
Blake Jane Alias See Hamilton, Jane                                    
Blake Martha 232 Infant Benevolent Asylum Ballaarat Born Connie Blake Illegitimate   1862 Church of England with mother Force of circumstance 29 Sept. 1862 45     12 November. 1862  was baptised the background: #ededed; Rev. Mr. Watson Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Blakel Elizabeth   Charwoman   Ireland 62         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Blakely Alice 89 Servant Melbourne Sussex, England 68 William & Margaret Anderson Widow 7 1851 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 9 Mar. 1903 106         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Blakley Alice   F.   England 71         C.E.             29 July, 1905   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Blanche Robert 2457 Miner Smythesdale Shetland 67 John & Jane Single nil 1855 Presbyterian   General Committee per Mr. John Reith 12 June. 1873   22 July. 1873     Left to reside with his nephew, Wm. Blanche, Sebastopol, if his health will allow it. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Blanch Robert 2747 Miner Smythesdale Shetland 69 John & Jane Widower nil 1856 Presbyterian Old & Infirm R. Wugley Esq. President perR. Elland, Town Clerk 13 Nov. 1874 20     2 December, 1874 Brought to the Asylum in a very weak and low state of health. At 2 1/2 p.m Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Blanche Patrick 317 Labourer Ballarat Hospital Kilkenny, Ireland 23 John Blanche & Elizabeth Keogh Single nil 1863 R. Catholic Debility from fever President & Dr. Dury Esq. 18 Feb. 1863 36 25 Mar. 1863     On his own request having obtained a situation with Mr. Clarke, Melbourne Road Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Bland Henry 1856 Miner Geelong Leicester, England 55 William & Catharine Widower 4 1851 Wesleyan Lame General Committee per R. Lewis Esq. Visitor 26 Aug. 1870   11 Oct. 1870     Left on his own request, had a pr. of old blankets given him, by order of .bottom_bg{height:44px; background:#181818; margin-top:34px} the House Committee Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Bland Henery 2410 Labourer Melbourne Leicester 57 William & Catharine Widower 4 1853 C.E. Lame R. Wugley Esq. President 20 Mar. 1873       20 July, 1873 Dropt down dead in the garden at 3 1/2 p.m. Inquest held Verdict died of .bottom_rs{width:960px; height:44px; overflow:hidden; margin:0 auto; position:relative} an aneurism Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Blarke Mrs. 279 Housewife Portland Portland 32 Joseph Married - Native Baptist Pregnant President 17 Oct. 1911   10 Nov. 1911     No money 30/- paid. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Blarke Robert Joseph Tyson   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 28 Oct. 1911   10 Nov. 1911     Born at B.B.A. on 28/10/11 at 3 a.m. named Robert Joseph Tyson Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Blashford James 215 Labourer - Plymouth, England 77 Peter & Elizabeth Single - 1858 C.E. Done Up General Committee 31 Aug. 1909   out     out no record Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Blevin Robert                               112 24 July, 1880 at 6 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Blevins Robert 2783 Farm Labourer Brown Hill, Ballarat Cty. Monaghan, Ireland 78 David & Jane Single nil 1858 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 19 Jan. 1875   26 Feb. 1875     Re-engaged himself to #footer-keys-bot{text-align:center;background:#373045; border-bottom:2px solid #776e99; line-height:28px; padding:20px 0; word-wrap:break-word; -webkit-box-shadow: 0px 1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); Mr. Ryan at Brown Hill. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Blevin Robert 3173 Groom Brown Hill Cty. Monaghan, Ireland 79 David & Jane Single nil 1856 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 7 Mar. 1877           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Bloom Robert 2188 Labourer Port Fairy Cty. Armagh 73 David & Janet Widower 3 1855 C.E. Lame House Committee  25 Mar. 1872   16 July. 1872     Readmitted. Gone to  ? and later care of Mr. Ryan, Brow Hill on the request of .bottom_rs h3{float:left; width:auto; font-size:13px; color:#ababab; line-height:44px; text-transform:capitalize;padding-left:8px} Rev. Mr. Addenbury. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Bluet William 3029 Labourer Swan Hill Douglas, Isle of .bottom_rs ul{float:left; width:785px; height:44px; overflow:hidden;list-style:none} Man 51 John & Sophia Single nil 1855 C.E. Disease of Feet C. Shopper Esq., President 26 May, 1876   11 July, 1876     Recovered his health appeared before the background: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%, #cdcdcd 100%); House Committee thanking them for the background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0%,#ededed), color-stop(100%,#cdcdcd)); kindness he had received, gave notice and left, had a pr. of old blankets given him and provisions. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Blundell Edward 80 Labourer Wanderer Kent, England 73 Henry & Margaret Widower Nil 1851 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 12 Apr. 1904 79         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Blundell Edward       England 74         C.E.       16 16 July, 1904       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Blythman Francis 14 Clerk Ballarat London, England 69 Francis & Ann Widower 1 1855 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 31 July, 1896 63 2 Oct. 1896       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Boase Elizabeth 2288 Dressmaker Rose Hill, Mt. Rowan Emerald Hill near Melbourne 18 William & Eliza Single nil 1854 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Oddie Esq. President 18 Sept. 1872   5 Oct. 1872     Gave notice and left with Mrs. Kind, Dead Horse Flat, in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Boase   2295 A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth Illegitimate   1872 Wesleyan Force of Circumstances   27 Sept. 1872   5 Oct. 1872     Taken out by her Mother in good health.and well clothed. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Bock Ada 338 Domestic Scotsburn Echuca 24 Carl Ferdine & Mary Ann Single - Native C. of E. Pregnant   13 Mar. 1915   17 Mar. 1915     Left own accord Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Boddington Thomas 96 Servant Wanderer Oxford, Engalnd 66 Robert & Mary Widower nil 1883 Wesleyan Infirm General Committee 28 June, 1893 2         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Boddington Thomas 131     England 70          Wes.       154     1 December, 1896   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Bodilly Thomas 1305 Splitter Bungaree Guernsey, Channel Islands 43 Nicholas & Lucretia Single nil 1852 C.E. Disease of Heart House Committee 21 July. 1868       19 February. 1869  at 12 noon Disease of .bottom_rs ul li{float:left; list-style:none; line-height:44px; padding-left:13px} Heart Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Bogar Edmund 970 Fossicker Mount Pleasant Christiana, Norway 60 ? & Mary Widower 7 1854 Lutheran Disease of heart General Committee 29 Jan. 1867       12 March. 1867  1/4 to 12 noon. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Boggaan     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane     Native Wesleyan     26 Nov. 1894 15 11 Dec. 1895     8.30 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Boggan Jane 20 Servant Ballarat E. Staffordshire Reef 18 John & Eliza Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 29 Oct. 1894 43 11 Dec. 1894       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Bohan Daniel 66 Labourer Wanderer Tipperary, Ireland 60 James & Bridget Single Nil 1860 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 30 Jan. 1897 151       From Ballarat Hospital Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Bohan Daniel 297     Ireland 61         R.C.             30 March, 1898   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Boice John 3200 Carpenter Creswick Penrith, Cornwall 64 Luke & Grace Single nil 1853 C.E. Paralysis General Committee per Correspondence 18 Apr. 1877   21 Aug. 1877     Received a P.O. Order for £5 which was paid to -moz-box-shadow: 0px 1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); the Secretary, he made application for same and