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: Brb - Bro

April 2018

Consolidated Registers of Inmates 1860-1925

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
Bredd John 1171 Labourer Bullarook Bocking, Essex 44 Richard & Anne Single nil 1854 C.E. Fractured Thigh J. Doane Esq. President 9 Jan. 1868   30 Jan. 1869     He was referred to the opportunity of taking a situation of light employment in the service of Mr. Hobson ? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Brookham Benjamin 1034 Basket Maker Tillimere near Melbourne Bristol 71 Benj'n. & Mary Married 5 1859 Wesleyan Dementia General Committee 21 May. 1867   3 July. 1870     Taken out by his wife on Sunday afternoon, when she was very abusive in her behaviour, the man was imbecile, very dirty in his habits, and fit for a Lunatic Asylum, see Medical Officer Report on case. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brooks   Alias See Brown Brooks                                   
Brooks ( alias Harrison ) Anne 3796 Seamstress ( Bungareeshire ) Little Bendigo Cty. Meath, Ireland 65 John & Rose Farrel Widow nil 1860 R.C. Imbecile General Committee per Mr. Russell V.P. 5 Jan. 1881       18 January, 1881 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Brooks Eliza 1234 Girl Brown Hill Ballarat 5 George & Caroline Single nil 1863 C.E. Destitute J. Doane Esq. President 23 Apr. 1868   1 May.1868     Taken out by her mother. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Brooks Elizabeth Alias See Brown, Elizabeth Brooks Elizabeth                                  
Brooks Jane 1889 House Wife Ballarat Louth, Whitby, Yorkshire 47 David & Mary Wilson, Labourer Married nil 1857 C.E. Debility General Committee 9 Sept. 1870   9 Oct. 1870     Came in very ill and margin:0; admitted taking ? , was broke of the habit and padding:0; left the Asylum greatly improved in health and thankful for the kindness received while here. Gave notice and left ?? to be with her husband. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brooks John 58 Labourer Wanderer Hobart 67 George & Mary Ann   Nil 1839 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 16 Jan. 1890 166         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Brooks John       Tasmania 69   Single Nil 1862 C.E.       320 16-May-01       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Brooks John 49 Labourer Wanderer Hobart, Tasmania 67 George & Mary Widower Nil   C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 26 Nov. 1901           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Brooks John       Tasmania 69         C.E.       4 4 July, 1903       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Brooks John 41 Labourer Wanderer Hobart, Tasmania 69 George & Mary Widower Nil 1856 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 3 Jan. 1904 179 3 Jan. 1906     See Fo. 154 Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Brooks John       Tasmania 71         C.E.         3 Jan. 1906     Left or using bad language. See Black Book Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Brooks John 149 Labourer Ballarat E. Hobart 72 George & Mary Single Nil Native R.C. Asthma Ex. Committee 7 Aug. 1906   15 Sept. 1906     Left without notice Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Brooks John 289     Tasmania 72         C.E.     7 Aug. 1906   15 Sept. 1906       Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Brooks John 179 Labourer Melbourne Hobart 72 George & Mary Single - Native C.E. Asthma Ex. Committee 27 Nov. 1906   12 Mar. 1907       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Brooks John 318     Tasmania 72         C.E.     27 Nov. 1906   12 Mar. 1907       Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Brooks Lawerence 91 Labourer Wanderer Kent, England 68 Thomas & Sarah Married 16 1837 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 2 May, 1899 60         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brooks Lawrence       England 71         C.E.         30 June, 1902       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Brooks Lawrence 304 Farmer Streatham England 87   Married 5   C. of E. Old Age President 8 June, 1915       19 October, 1915 O.A.P. R.A. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1914/15
Brooks Maryanne   Laundress Ballarat E. Dublin, Ireland 66 James & Mary McGuire Widow 4 1857 R.C. Rhumatics J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 11 Aug. 1885   27 Oct. 1885     Was offered a situation to nurse an old fencer at Ballan but refused as she said she was incapable. The doctor report she was able to do light work, but since being in the house refused all work, saucy to the nurse, and on leaving left a note to go to the ? , she asked for her share and border:0; left. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Brooks Maryanne   ? Ballarat Dublin 67 James & Mary McGuire Widow 4 1857 R.C. Rhumatics J. Phillips Esq. President 31 Mar. 1886 2d.         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brooks Maryanne   F.                         8 Dec. 1888     Having become Insubordinate and outline:0; Dangerous to her Fellow inmates, and Domestics, abusing them, throwing Bones and font-size:100%; potatoes at them, when engaged serving out the meals. and assaulting the nurse. Mrs. Sheldrake.XXXXX Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Brooks William 189 Labourer Bendigo Asylum London 65 Elizabeth & Nathaniel Single Nil - C.E. Infirm President 9 Jan. 1907   11 Mar. 1907       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Brooks William 327     England 65         C.E.     9 Jan. 1907           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Brooks William 273 Marine Collector Melbourne Melbourne 59 George & Mary Widower - Native C.E. Rheumatism President 24 Mar. 1910   19 Apr. 1910     Left of his own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Broom Charles 375 Surgeon Melbourne Flanelly, Sth. Wales 70 George & Mary Married 2 1886 C.E.   President 11 Apr. 1911   29 Apr. 1911     Refused to sign the will and vertical-align:baseline; assignment. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Brophy Anastacia 244 Servant Shepparton Horsham 20 John and Margaret Single - Native R.C. Pregnant President 29 Dec. 1910   16 Mar. 1911     £1 paid Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1910/11
Brophy Patrick Lawrence   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 2 Mar. 1911   16 Mar. 1911     Born at B.B.A. on 2/3/11 at 1/4 past one named Patrick Lawrence Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1910/11
Brophy Rosanna 457 Housekeeper Wendouree Asylum Scotland 68 Not given Married     R.C.     2 Jan. 1912       4 September, 1912 Wendouree Asylum Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Brophy Rosanna 871 F.   Scotland 68         R.C.     2 Jan. 1912         Wendouree Asylum At 1/4 to 12 a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Broughton George 888 Labourer Mount Colo Manchester 55 Thomas & Nanacy Single nil 1852 C.E. Disease of Heart General Committee 13 Aug. 1866   29 Oct. 1866     No swag. Was discharged form B.D.H ( Ballarat District Hospital ) a week before admission. Gave notice and left on his own request. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Broughton George 981 Labourer Creswick Manchester, England 56 Thomas & Hannah Single  nil 1852 C.E. Disease of Heart General Committee 12 Feb, 1867       13 March. 1867  [ Swag ] 9 a.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Broughton Mary 35 See no. 45 Housewife Ballarat East Glasgow, Scotland 73 Robert & Janet Widow 1 1857 Presbyterian Old Age President 2 Oct. 1907           Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Broughton Mary 46 Housewife Buninyong Scotland 73 Robert & Janet Widow 1 1857 Presbyterian Old Age President 14 Nov. 1907       26 May, 1909 4.35 a.m. re-admission Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Browing George 2054 Miner Ballarat Hume Bay, Kent 38 Edward & Mary Single nil 1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from leave 10 Jan. 1871   19 Dec. 1871       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Brown   1115 Male Child Born in the Asylum     Eliza Brown Illegitimate   1867 R.C. Force of Circumstance   14 Sept. 1867   7 Oct. 1867     10 a.m Left in good health with its mother  Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brown     Female Infant                     23 July, 1906       [ 23 July, 1906 ] Died 4 hours after Birth 23/7/06. See paper for further particulars. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
[ Brown ]     Female   Ballarat Benevolent Asylum                 31 July, 1906   30 Aug. 1906     3/1/7/06 1 a.m. Baby Brown discharged 30/8/06 handed over to the care of E. Hart. Mother to go to Hospital. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Brown ( Brooks )     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth       Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   2 July, 1893 12 14 July, 1893       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1893/94
Brown     Male Child Ada Born in the Asylum           R.C.     2 Aug. 1897 16 18 Aug. 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
Brown Ada 30 Servant Warracknabeal Denmark 35 Henry & Matilda Severs Widow 11 1884 R.C. Pregnant President 14 Apr. 1897 78         Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Brown Ada       Denmark 35         R.C.       49 18 Aug. 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
Brown Agnes 3837 Servant  Ballarat E. Stawell, Victoria 18 James & Agnes Single   1863 C.E. Pregnant H. Joseph Esq., President 5 Apr. 1881   30 May, 1881     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and with her Mother. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Brown   3867 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Agnes Illegitimate   1881 C.E. Force of Circumstances   17 May, 1881   30 May, 1881       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Brown Albert Edward   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 15 Sept. 1908   9 Oct. 1908     Born at B.B.A. on 15/9/08 named Albert Edward at 8.10 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Alexander 129 Miner Ballarat Antrim, Ireland 67 James & Mary Single Nil 1852 C. E. Infirm Ex. Committee 22 May, 1895 2     24 May, 1895   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Brown Alexander 220 Laborer Lubec Victoria 72 William & Hannah Single - Native C. of E. Old Age Gen. Committee 13 Aug. 1913           Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1913/14
Brown Alexander                         13 Aug. 1913           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Ordinary Inmates 1901/21
Brown Alice Vera   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 25 Sept. 1908         Born at B.B.A. on 25/9/08 at 9 p.m. named Alice Vera Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Angus   Farm Labourer Ascot Port Patrick, Scotland 36 James & Barbara Single nil 1853 Presbyterian Opthalmia General Committee 7 Apr. 1863   23 Jun. 1863     Absconded from the Asylum the morning of the 19th. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Brown Mrs. Annie 328 Housewife Ballarat Bungaree 28 Richard & Ellen Prendergast Married - Native C. of E. Pregnant President 28 Oct. 1912   21 Nov. 1912     Paid 10/- & 10/- per week Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Brown Annie Stella 38 Living at Home Hamilton Hamilton 24 William & Emma Single one Native C of E. Pregnant President 12 July, 1906 76 25 Sept. 1906     £1 Paid to C.C.S. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Brown Anthony 3980 Labourer Costwold Majorca Cty. Dublin, Ireland 67 Henry & Mary Brown Single   1854 C.E. Debility House Committee per Correspondence 7 Jan. 1882           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Brown Anthony                             16 Sept. 1886     Gave notice and left thinking a change of air might do hime good, was very thankful and background:transparent; had no complaint to make, obtained outdoor relief. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brown Anthony   Laborer Cotswold, Majorca Cty. Dublin, Ireland 74 Henery & Mary Single   1854 Bible Christian Hurt from Fall O. Edwards Esq. V.P. & Rev. Canon Mercer 17 May, 1889 2e         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Brown Anthony                   Bible Christian                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown Anthony   Labourer   Ireland 76         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Anthony                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Brown Anthony 51     Ireland 83         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown Anthony         -                 195     11 January, 1899   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown Archibald 97 Cook Ballarat Kingston, Jamaica 32 Charles & Eliza Single Nil 1850 Church of England Phlethisis General Committee 11 Jun. 1861 100 22 Oct. 1861 On his request   This man was refused admission to the Hospital being considered an incurable case after his admission and was to die ??? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Brown Bridget 1936 House Wife Ballarat   35         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Bridget 9141 Girl Ballarat   3 mths.         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Bridget 79 Housewife Buninyong Gaol Clare, Ireland 80 Darby & Bridget Rogers Widow 1 1858 R.C. Infirm President 19 May,1898           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown Bridget   F.   Ireland 80         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown Bridget                           97     5-Oct-00   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Brown Catharine 1939 Boy Ballarat   6         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Charles 71 Labourer Rokewood London, England 80 Roger Single Nil 1852 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 10 Mar. 1899 113         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown Charles       England 84         C.E.       10 10 July, 1902     G.a.P. [ Got a Pension ] Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Brown Charles 84 Labourer Balark London, England 82 Roger Single Nil 1851 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 1 Apr. 1905 91     10 August, 1908 at 11.30 p.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Brown Charles       England 83         Presbyterian             10 August, 1906 11.30 p.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Brown Edna Violet Thomasine   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 27 May, 1909   12 June, 1909     Born at B.B.A. on 27/6/09 at 10 a.m.named Edna Violet Thomasine Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Edward 2885 Miner Melbourne Inverness, Scotland 40 Edward & Margaret Single   1873 Presbyterian Ulcerated Leg General Committee 29 June, 1875   26 Jul. 1875     Left on his own request, and President got him in to District Hospital, his leg having broken out again in ulcerated sores. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Brown Eliza 1095 Servant Mount Blowhard Kildare, Ireland 20 George & Margaret Single  nil 1861 R.C. Pregnant General Committee 13 Aug. 1867   7 Oct. 1867     Left in good health Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brown Eliza   F.   Scotland 78         R.C.       223 8 Feb. 1900       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Brown Eliza Alias See Briggs, Eliza Brown Eliza                                  
Brown Eliza Alias See Brown, Eliza Brown Eliza                                  
Brown Elizabeth 62 Servant Brunswick Bendigo 25 William & Margaret Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 15 June, 1893 16         Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Brown ( alias Brooks ) Elizabeth                           14 14 July, 1893       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1893/94
Brown Elizabeth 60 Nurse Waubra Bristol, England 77 William & Ann James Widow 2 1855 Wesleyan Infirm President 11 Jan. 1894           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Brown Elizabeth 134     England 82         Wesleyan                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown Elizabeth   F.   England 81                 365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown Elizabeth 21 Servant Geelong Geelong 22 George & Eliza Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 18 Nov. 1899 21 9 Dec. 1899       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Brown Elizabeth   F.   England 85         Wesleyan       251     8 March, 1903   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Brown     Twin Infants   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth       Presbyterian     25 Nov. 1899 14 9 Dec. 1899     Male & Female Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Brown Ellen 3807 Housekeeper Ballarat W. Stockport, Lancashire 68 William & Mary Banks Married 1 1858 C.E. Debility General Committee 28 Jan. 1881           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Brown Ellen   F.                         22 Jan. 1884     Gave notice and left, was advised by the Master and body { Matron to remain but insisted on leaving, she came home on Sunday 20th. very late form Church at 1/2 past 1. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Brown Ellen 30 Servant Casterton Branxholme 19 William & Mary Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 15 Jan. 1896 57 12 Mar. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Brown     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Ellen     Native Presbyterian     25 Feb. 1896 17 12 Mar. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Brown Euphemia 286 Housewife Ballarat North Kingsbarnes, Scot. 75 James & Margaret Single Nil 50 years Presbyterian   President 21 May, 1910       30 June, 1910 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Brown Eva Mary 288 Domestic Clunes Victoria 17 Thomas Brown & Catherine Brown Single - Native R.C. Pregnant President 8 Nov. 1913   7 Jan. 1914     Home with her mother Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Brown George 6009 Carpenter Skipton  Weadon, Northampton 64 John & Anne Widower 1 1862 C.E. Partial Blind J.J. Phillips Esq. President 15 Feb. 1883   16 May, 1883     Discharged on order of House Committee as he appeared able to get his own living, being a good tradesman. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Brown Henry 379 School Master Invermay Kent, England 79 Samuel & Sarah Widower 2 1863 C.E. Old Age President 4 May, 1911       8 January, 1912   Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Brown Isaac 542 Labourer Smeaton Liverpool, England 40 John & Sarah Single nil 1856 C.E.       302 28 Mar. 1865     Had his passage order sent out and overflow:hidden; went home to Liverpool on the Royal Standard steam ship ?? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1864
Brown James 123 Miner Ballarat Stockford, England 66 John & Susan Single Nil 1819 Church of England Disease of heart General Committee 22 Oct. 1861 31 21 Nov. 1861 On his request   This man having ?? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Brown James 611 Brickmaker Ballarat Stockport, Cheshire 68 John & Sarah Single nil 1844 C.E. Disease of heart President, J. Twentyman Esq. 25 Oct. 1864   17 June. 1865     On loss of pension. Had leave of absence for 14 days on May 12th.but ? left the Asylum for good. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1864
Brown James 754 Brick Maker Ballarat Stockport, Cheshire 69 John & Sarah Single nil 1844 C.E. Phthisis General Committee 21 Sept. 1865       31 March. 1866  at 6 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Brown James   A Male Child   Benevolent Asylum                           Born at Benevolent Asylum named James Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Brown Jane   Servant Lake Rowan nr. Benalla Lake Rowan 21 Edward & Mary Single   1865 R.C. Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. President 23 Jan. 1886   16 Feb. 1886     Brought to the Asylum from Female Home Ballarat. gave notice and left after her confinement herself and Infant in good health and seen to the Home by Mrs. Briggs. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brown Jane   Cook Horsham Adelaide 29 William & Maria Single   1869 Presbyterian Pregnant M. C. Carey Esq. V.P. 4 Jan. 1890 15 18 Jan. 1890     Gave notice and left he had recovered his health to proceed to her late situation at Horsham, had made provision for her Infant’s care. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Illegitimate   1886 R.C. Force of Circumstances   27 Jan. 1886   16 Feb. 1886     at 1 noon ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brown     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Illegitimate   1890 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   5 Jan. 1890 14 18 Jan. 1890     2.30 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown Jessie   A Female Child   B.B. Asylum                           Born at B.B.Asylum on 8/11/12 named Jessie Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Brown John 43 Miner Back Creek Edinburgh, Scot. 29 William & Fanny Single  Nil 1853 Presbyterian Dysentery R. Lewis President 12 July. 1860 30 10 Aug. 1860 By Order of ? Committee   Discharged on Medical Officers Report and coach fare paid to Back Creek and cash 3/- Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
Brown John 1937 Boy Ballarat   10         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown John   Miner Scarsdale Liverpool 70 William & Anne Widower 2 1834  30 V. 20 T. R.C. Rhumatics General Committee per Correspondence 4 June, 1884     W 17 October, 1884 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Brown John   Miner Queensland Bury, Lancashire 75 William & Hannah Single   1862 C.E. Queensland Fever House Committee 30 July, 1889 92 29 Oct. 1889     Appeared before the General Committee on the 28th. stating he wanted to leave, have Provisions given him for the Road. - A very dissatisfied man. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown John 75 Miner Avoca Ayrshire, Scotland 74 Matthew & Mary Widower   1852 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 24 Feb. 1897 126         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Brown John 305     Scotland 75         Presbyterian                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown John       Scotland 74         Presbyterian       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown John       Scotland 75         Presbyterian       143     20 November, 1899   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Brown Joseph 169 Shepherd Carngham Prescot, Lancashire 85 Richard & Ellen Married 11 1838 Church of England Old age General Committee 7 May. 1862 154 7 Oct. 1862     Gave notice left the Asylum on his own request with the intention of working with his son at Carngham Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Brown Joseph 289 Shepherd Cardigan ? Lincolnshire 86 Richard & Ellen Married 11 1838 Church of England Old & Infirm R. Lewis President 12 Jan. 1863 130 21 May. 1863   7 Jul. 1863 Left the Asylum on the morning of the 21st. without giving nay notice, died on day of July 7th Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Brown Joseph 711 Splitter Bullarook Aberdeen, Scotl. 74 Thomas & Mary Single nil 1845 Wesleyan Rhumatics General Committee 30 May. 1865       5 July. 1868  Brought to the Asylum by a Police Constable,  from the Jail as a ?. 9 Died ) at 8 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Brown Joseph 1938 Boy Ballarat   8         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Joseph 104 Labourer Half cast Maori Dunedin [ N.Z. ?] 60 - Single Nil 1858 C.E. Bad Eyes President 27 Apr. 1908   8 July, 1908     a bad egg. Dismissed by President for using bad language. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Brown Kate   Servant Oak Hill nr. Warracknabeal Wickcliffe, Vic. 21 Samuel & Catharine Single   1869 C.E. Pregnant M. C. Carey Esq. V.P. 3 Jan. 1890 22 24 June, 1890     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health to proceed to the Female Home, Ballarat with her own consent. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Kate Illegitimate   1890 C.E. Force of Circumstances   17 Jan. 1890 17 24 Jan. 1890     1/4 to 12 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown Lewis 1242 Miner Ballarat Bombay, E.I. 42 ? & Maryanne Single nil 1855 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 28 Apr. 1868   7 Nov. 1869     Sunday afternoon gave notice an left. He had been out in the morning, had returned next me coming home from church , when he wanted to go to post a letter ???? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Brown Lewis 1732 Engineer Ballarat Bombay, E.I. 44 Mentor & Maryanne Single nil 1855 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee per Mr. Lovett 22 Mar. 1870       15 June ( 1872 ) 7 a.m. Typhoid Fever Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Mrs. Lucinda 161 Housewife Mt. Doran Ballarat 36 Richard & Mary Widow 2 Native C.E. Pregnant President 14 May, 1909   12 June, 1909       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Margaret 84 Housewife Geelong Liverpool, England 73 James Wright & Maryanne Brown Widow Nil 1847 Church of England Old & infirm General Committee 24 Apr. 1861 189 20 Oct. 1861 On being refused leave of absence, gave notice and left the Asylum, being very ?      Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Brown Margaret 1940 Girl Ballarat   2         R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown Margaret ( Mrs. Daniel ) 41 Housewife Hamilton Hamilton 44 Francis & Isabella Patterson Married 14 Native Presbyterian Pregnant Emergency 23 July, 1906 10 1 Aug. 1906       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Brown Margaret L. 159 Living at Home Campbells Forest Bendigo 24 Thomas & Jane Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 4 May, 1909   31 May, 1909     £1.0.0 paid Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Mary 45 Servant Ballarat Kingston on Hull, Yorks 72 John & Anne Married 11 1837 C. England Old & infirm R. Lewis President 17 July. 1860   15 May.1867     Gave notice and left, had been employed as Nurse, and gave great satisfaction. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
Brown Mary   Servant Ballarat Kingston on Hull 72 John & Anne Married 11 1837 Quaker Old & infirm R. Lewis Esq. 17 Jul. 1860           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
Brown Mary 1157 Servant Ballarat Kingston-on-Hull 79 John & Anne Married nil 1837 Quaker Old & Infirm J. Doane Esq. President 10 Dec. 1867   23 July. 1870     Gave notice and left in the application of Mr. McGoary, Talbot Street who wanted her to ? of her House family. She was strongly advised by the Matron and ? not to leave the Asylum. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brown Mary 3497 Servant Warrenheip Castlemaine, Victoria 20 George & Hannah Single   1859 R.C. Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 25 Apr. 1879   28 May, 1879     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and a home to go to with Mrs. Wood, 31 Ripon Street. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Brown Mary 5030 Servant Ballarat W. Castlemaine 22 George & Anne Single   1860 R.C. Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President 28 Sept. 1882   20 Nov. 1882     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and a home to go to at Mrs. McDermot’s, Latrobe St. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Brown Mary Alias See Bourke, Mary Brown Mary                                  
Brown   3508 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1879 R.C. Force of Circumstances   15 May, 1879   28 May, 1879     11 1/2 a.m. ( D. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Brown   5054 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1882 R.C. Force of Circumstances   3 Nov. 1882   20 Nov. 1882     11 1/2 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Brown Mary Ann 106 Housewife Ballarat Bedford, England 77 Samuel & Alice Coles Widow Nil 1857 Wesleyan Infirm Ex. Committee 27 Mar. 1895 95         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Brown Mary Ann 189 F.   England 80         Wesleyan                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown Mary Ann   F.   England 79         Wesleyan       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown Mary Ann   F.   England 80         Wesleyan       126     3 November, 1900   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Brown Mary Jane 226 Servant Creswick Rockey Lead 37 Thomas & Rose Single - Native R.C. Infirm President 28 Sept. 1909   4 Oct. 1909     Left of her own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Brown Maryann   Housewife Ballarat Brigg, Lincolnshire 33 William & Thompson Married 1 1852 Church of England Insane General Committee 28 Aug. 1860           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
Brown Maryanne 49 Housewife Ballarat Brigg Lincolnshire 33 X & Ellen Thompson Married 1 1852 C. England Insane General Committee 29 Aug. 1860           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
Brown Maryanne No Number                           21 Sept. 1863     Given in charge of the Police by direction of the President having been pronounced to be insane by Drs. McFarlane & Bunce on Saturday the 19th Inst. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Brown Maryanne   House Keeper Bulwarra Bungaree London 60 William & Elizabeth Parr Widow nil 1850 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 9 Mar. 1891 104         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Maryanne   F.                       327     22 May, 1892 9 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Brown Matilda 3308 Servant Brown Hill, Ballarat Castlemaine 22 Solomon & Anne Single nil 1855 C.E. Pregnant ? Urgent Case Dec. 27, 1877   28 Dec. 1877     Brought to the Asylum in a cab ? in labour but afterwards left on order of President, J. Long Esq.  ?? Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Brown Matilda 3321 Servant Brown Hill, Ballarat Castlemaine 22 Solomon & Anne Single nil 1856 C.E. Pregnant Urgency of Case 31 Jan. 1878   13 Feb. 1878     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and a place to go to Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Brown   3322 A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Matilda Illegitimate   1858 C.E. Force of Circumstances   31 Jan. 1878   13 Feb. 1878     9 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Brown Molesworth 141 Miner Brown Hill Reading, Bucks., England 27 David & Elonor Single Nil 1854 Church of England Rhumanation R. Lewis Esq. President 22 Jan. 1862 22 18 Feb. 1862     A case requiring active treatment and sent to the Hospital, recommended by the President, R. Lewis Esq. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Brown Molesworth 151 Labourer Brown Hill Redding, Buck. 27 David & Elonor Single Nil 1854 Church of England Rhumanation General Committee 11 Mar. 1862 23 2 Apr. 1862     On his own request with cash 10/- given to him to ? him down the County by order of the President Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Brown Peter   Carpenter Ballarat W. Haddingtonshire, Scotland 68 Peter & Euphemia Single   1854 Presbyterian Sciatica House Committee 13 June, 1885       4 November, 1885 9 p.m. Cash 16/6d. and Silver Watch hand to his Brother James Brown, cash to Secretary. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Brown Robert 1014 Miner Ararat Devonshire, England 40 Robert & Sarah Single  nil 1857 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 22 Apr. 1867   21 Dec. 1867     Gave notice and left with the intention of proceeding to Geelong for the benefit of sea bathing Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brown Samuel 6025 Baker Creswick Wells, Somerset 66 Samuel & Jane Married 2 1854 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 13 Mar. 1883   24 Dec. 1883     Gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Brown Samuel   Baker Creswick Somersetshire 67 Samuel & Jane Married 2 1854 C.E. Rhumatics Readmitted from Leave 9 Jan. 1884   24 Dec. 1884     On leave. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Brown Samuel   Baker Creswick Wells, Somerset 68 Samuel & Jane Married   1854 C.E. Hurt of Back Readmitted from Leave 7 Jan. 1885           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Brown Samuel                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown Samuel   Baker   England 74         C.E.       14   EP. 14 July, 1890 5.20 a.m. Buried by Mr. Wilson and Friends Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Sarah   Servant Geelong Moyston 20 Albert & Emma Single   1870 C.E. Pregnant O. Edwards Esq. President 17 Jan. 1891 46 3 Mar. 1891     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and gone to Geelong at her old employment ? Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Sarah 40                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Brown Sarah 29 Servant Balmoral near Hamiliton Bilbiluryt near Balmoral   David & Jane Single Nil   Presbyterian Pregnant   11 Feb. 1904 31 12 Mar. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Brown Sarah 5 Servant Ballarat E. Tasmania 60 Samuel & Esther Married 1   C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 4 July, 1905           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Brown Sarah 216 F.   Tasmania 60         C.E.     4 July. 1905           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Brown Sarah 35 Servant Ballarat East Tasmania 68 Samuel & Esther Married 1   C. of E. Infirm Ex. Committee 4 July ?           Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Brown     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Sarah Illegitimate   1891 C.E. Force of Circumstances   13 Feb. 1891 19 3 Mar. 1891     5 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Sarah       Presbyterian     26 Feb. 1904   12 Mar. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Brown Sarah Jane 1605 Charwoman Echuca Dublin 49 William & Sarah McCormick Widow 1 1854 R.C. Paralysis G. Lovett Esq., President 14 Sept. 1869   26 Dec. 1869     Had leave this day and did not return. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Brown Sarah No.1 124 Servant Melbourne Ballarat 22 David & Jane Single - Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 12 Aug. 1908         Pd. 1£ 24/7/08 1£ 7/10/08 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Sarah No.2 127 Servant Terang Warrnambool 27 Henry & Margaret Single 1 Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 11 Sept. 1908   9 Oct. 1908     Paid 10/-. 10 shillings to pay before leaving. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown Solomon 2754 Miner Brown Hill, Ballarat Bedfordshire 60 David & Anne Widower 3 1844 C.E. Cancer General Committee 24 Nov. 1874 29     21 December, 1874 at 6. a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Brown Thomas  364 Shoe Maker Ballarat Plymouth, England 47 Andrew & Anne Widow 1 !856 C.E. Paralysis R. Lewis President Esq. 11 May. 1863       14 Oct. 1863   Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Brown Thomas 2680 Splitter Smythesdale Bury, Lancashire 63 John & Ellen Married nil 1856 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 15 June. 1874           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Brown Thomas                             22 Apr. 1875     Gave notice and left, had Provisions allowed him out for 1 Adult, by General Committee Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Brown Thomas 3806 Hawker Ballarat W. Bury, Lancahsire 69 John & Jane Married   1840 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 28 Jan. 1881           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Brown Thomas                             5 Feb. 1884     Gave notice and left to join his wife who left on the 22 January and not want to go, but left on his Wife’s direction Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Brown Thomas   Teacher of Singing Creswick Devonshire, England 82 James & Sarah Married nil 1854 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 22 July, 1884     W 1 October, 1884 At 10 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Brown Thomas   Bullock Driver Ballarat E. Bury,Lancashire 74 John & Anne Married nil 1840 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 12 Jan. 1886 3e.         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brown Thomas                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown ( alias Bowen ) Thomas   Miner Egerton Glamorganshire, N. Wales 61 Henry & Jane Single   1856 P. Methodist Miners’ Disease House Committee 7 Oct. 1890 78   CW 23 December, 1890   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Thomas   Hawker   England 79         C.E.       173   CW 20 December, 1890 2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown Vera Mary   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 17 May, 1909   31 May, 1909     Born at B.B.A. on 17/5/09 at 6.30 a.m.named Vera Mary Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Brown William 1935 Carter Ballarat County Clare, Ireland 35 unknown Married 5 unknown R.C. Flooded out Storm 29 Oct. 1870   31 Oct. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Brown William   Miner Buninyong Boro. Bristol, Somerset 44 John & Anne Single   1855 C.E. Lame General Committee 7 May, 1885   23 Dec. 1885     On Xmas Leave. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Brown William   Miner Buninyong Bristol 45 John & Anne Single   1855 C.E. Lame Returned from Xmas Leave 2 Jan. 1886           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Brown William                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brown William   Miner   England 50         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brown William                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Brown William 86 Baker Ballarat Ayrshire, Scotland 62 James & Barbara Widower 3 1848 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 24 Jan. 1895 157         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Brown William       England 56         C.E.       242     27 February, 1896   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Brown William 180     Scotland 65         Presbyterian                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Brown William       Scotland 64         Presbyterian       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brown William       Scotland 71         Presbyterian             17 June, 1906   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Brown William 237 Labourer N.S.W. Ballarat 38 John William & Mary Single - Native R.C. Broken Leg President 5 Dec. 1909   1 Jan. 1911     Left of his own accord without notice Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Browne Richard 1048 Barber Ballarat London 57 Andrew & Anne Married   1850 C.E. Paralysis General Committee per Dr. Scott Esq. 8 June. 1867   11 June. 1867     Came in a dying state. Taken on his own request by his wife not being able to ?? himself to the Institution Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Brownfield Mabel Henrietta 331 Domestic Ballarat Ballarat 22 Edward & Susan Jane Single - Native Presbyterian Pregnant   7 Dec. 1914   22 Jan. 1915       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Brownfield William George   An Infant Son   No. 20 Johnston St. Ballarat                           Born at No. 20 Johnston St., Ballarat named William George Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Browning                                       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Browning George 1501 Miner Ballarat Herne Bay, Kent 36 Edward & Mary Single nil 1853 R.C. Paralysis General Committee 18 May. 1869   22 Dec. 1870     Gave notice and left to join his family Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Browning George 3169 Miner Ballarat Herne Bay, Kent 39 Edward & Mary Single nil 1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from leave. 2 Feb. 1872   14 Dec. 1872     Gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Browning George 2382 Miner Ballarat, W. Herne Bay, Kent 38 Edward & Mary Single nil 1852 C.E. Paralysis House Committee  4 Feb. 1873           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Browning George                             6 Nov. 1877     Gave notice and left to attend to a friend’s house when absent at work, with the understanding that he would be favourably considered for Readmission. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Browning George 3426 Miner Ballarat E. Kent 44 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 8 Oct. 1878           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Browning George                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Browning George                             20 Dec. 1883     Gave notice and left for ? Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Browning George   Miner Ballarat E. Kent 50 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis Readmitted from Leave 22 Jan. 1884   16 Dec. 1884     Return leave Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Browning George   Miner Ballarat E. Kent 51 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from Leave 29 Jan. 1885   22 Dec. 1885     On Xmas Leave. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Browning George   Miner Ballarat E. Kent 52 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from Xmas Leave 11 Feb. 1886   16 Dec. 1886     On Xmas Leave Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Browning George   Miner Ballarat E. Kent 53 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from Leave 10 Feb. 1887           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Browning George                             15 Dec. 1887     On Xmas Leave Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Browning George   Miner Ballarat E. Kent 54 Edward & Mary Single   1853 C.E. Paralysis Returned from Xmas Leave 16 Feb. 1888           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Browning George                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Browning George                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Browning George 41     England 64         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Browning George       England 63                 346 12 June, 1899   17 June, 1899 Died Ballarat Hospital on 17th. June Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Brownmill John 873 Farm Labourer Bungaree Workshop, Notts. Engl. 74 John & Mary Married 4 1830 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 25 June. 1866           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866