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 .content{background:#483d5b; -webkit-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); Ballarat Health Services.

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

Alphabetical Listing: Brp - Bzz

October 2017

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

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of -moz-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75);} Application By Whom Recommended Date of .frt_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:0 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} Admission Period for
which admitted
(Days)
Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Bruce George 2024 Weaver Armstrongs near Arrarat Aberdeen 65 John & Jane Single nil 1857 Presbyterian Heart Disease House Committee 5 Dec. 1870           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Bruce George                                 9 May, 1873 at 5 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Bruce John 435 Shepherd Skipton Edinburgh, Scotl. 69 John & Elizabeth Widower 2 1840   Old & Infirm R. Lewis Esq. President 20 Oct. 1863           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Bruce John 898 Shepherd Benevolent Asylum Glasgow, Scotland 72 John & Elizabeth Single nil 1826 Presbyterian Old & Infirm J. Doane Esq. President 7 Sept. 1866         Had been out after a situation but could not find the .container{width:960px; margin:0 auto} person he was engaged to. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Bruce John                                 4 July, 1874 at 3 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Bruce John 3256 Carpenter Creswick Penryn, Cornwall 65 Luke & Grace Single nil 1853 C.E. Paralysis J. Long Esq. President 25 Aug. 1877         Came back on .custom-msg a:hover { text-decoration: underline} Saturday evening with nose and face much cut, failing from drink, was admitted temporarily, and reported by Letter to .bottom_rs ul li{float:left; list-style:none; line-height:44px; padding-left:13px} President. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Bruce Maria 3904 Servant  Ballarat W. Stirlingshire, Scotland 58 Wilson & Maryanne Scott Widow nil 1851 Presbyterian Rhumatics General Committee 19 July, 1881 1 month 3 Sept. 1881     Left to Nurse the .header{height:100px; border-top:10px solid #472558; background:url(http://i3.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/h_bg.gif); overflow:hidden} Outdoor Recipient, Mrs. Lee, Skipton Street, order of .lst_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:right 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} General Committee. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Bruce Maria 5089 Servant Ballarat, W. Holloway, Scotland 59 Wilson & Mary Widow nil 1851 Presbyterian Debility House Committee 23 Jan. 1883   9 Feb. 1883     2 weeks. Obtained a Situation and Humspm.com left. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Bruce Maria   Servant Ballarat W. Holloway, Scotland 60 William & Mary Widow nil 1851 Presbyterian Debility J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 15 Aug. 1884   11 Oct. 1884     Finding herself improved in health gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Bruce Thomas 1763 Miner Maryborough Manchester, England 65 Thomas & Mary Married 3 1854 Indept. Nervous Debility House Committee 26 Apr. 1870         Swag. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Bruce Thomas 2199 Gardener Mortlake Derbyshire 67 Thomas & May Widower 3 1854 Congregational Old & Infirm House Committee per R. Lewis Esq. 8 Apr. 1872   13 Jan. 1872     Engaged himself as a Servant to .bottom_rs ul li a{float:left; font-size:16px; text-decoration:underline; color:#079ce9} Rev'd. Mr. Watson, and left with him fort Mortlake. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Bruce Thomas                             10 Jan. 1873     In good health, got employment with Mr. Douglas as Gardener, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Bruce Thomas 2811 Gardener Buninyong Manchester 74 Thomas & Mary Married 2 1854 Congregational Old & Infirm General Committee 9 Mar. 1875   29 May. 1875     Obtained employment with his old master at Buninyong. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Bruce Thomas 2987 Gardener Buninyong Derbyshire 71 Thomas & Mary Widower 4 1854 Congregationalist Old & Infirm House Committee 8 Feb. 1876   4 May. 1876     Got employment with Tulloch & McLaren, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Bruce Thomas 3094 Gardener Ballarat W. Strines, Derbyshire 72 Thomas & Mary Widower 3 1854 Congregationalist Old & Infirm House Committee 27 Sept. 1876           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Bruce Thomas                                 24 July, 1879 10 a.m. No. 77 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Brudenell     A Male Child   B.A. Ballarat                           Born at B.A. Ballarat on @media only screen and (max-width:960px), only screen and (max-device-width: 640px) and (min-device-width : 320px) 21/7/14 named - Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Brudenell Ruby Elsie Victoria 300 Domestic Ballarat Ballarat 24 William & Mary Ann Single - Native C. of E. Pregnant   11 June, 1914   4 Aug. 1914     Home with Mrs. McKay Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Brudenell William   Baker Ballarat E. Dundle, Northamptonshire 72 Daniel & Francis Single   1852 Wesleyan Poisoned Toe & Hurt Back House Committee 6 June, 1889           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Brudenell William                   Wesleyan                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Brudenell William   Labourer   England 74         W.       327   CW 23 May, 1891 1 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Brumby Alice 52 Living at Home Snake Valley Snake Valley 18 Thomas & Betsy Single   Native C.E. Pregnant President 6 June, 1896 24         Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Brumby Alice                           37 27 July, 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Brumby     Female Child   Born in the .leftblk{float:left; overflow:hidden} Asylum   Alice       C.E.     11 Jul. 1896   27 July, 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Brumfield Emily 55                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Brumfield Emily 170 Nothing Raglan Burly, England 71 Thomas & Flora Single      C.of E. Old Age Ex. Committee 22 Oct. 1906           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Brumfield Emily 50 - Raglan Burly, England 76 Thomas & Flora Single     C. of E. Old Age Ex. Committee 22 Oct. 1906           Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Brumfield Emily 309 F.   England 71         C.E.     22 Oct. 1906           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Brwoning George   Miner   England 57         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Bryan     Female Child   Born at the .leftblk img{float: left; margin-top:22px; *margin-top:18px; padding-right: 15px;} Asylum   Annie       R.C.     22 Aug. 1904 17 7 Sept. 1904     Ellen Susan Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Bryan Annie 6 Servant Jefcoot Jefcoot 18 William & Elizabeth Single 1 Native R.C. Pregnant President 30 July, 1904 40 7 Sept. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Bryan James Alias See Bryant, James                                    
Bryant Emma 3580 Servant St. Arnaud Creswick 23 Thomas & Maryanne Single   1856 C.E. Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 30 Oct. 1879   30 Dec. 1879     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and to be recommend to .kwd_bloack ul li a:hover, .bottom_rs ul li a:hover{color:#fff} a situation by Mrs. Murray, one of .kwd_bloack{float:left; width:514px; margin-top:50px} the .domain_name{float:left; line-height:34px; font-size:26px; font-weight: normal; color:#fff; padding-top:27px; width:535px} Ladies Committee Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Bryant   3600 A Male Infant   Born in the Asylum   Emma Single   1879 C.E. Force of Circumstances   14 Dec. 1879   30 Dec. 1879     8 1/4 p.m. Doctor. In good health. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Bryant James 894 Labourer Beaufort Waterford, Ireland 58 James & Joannah Single nil 1858 R.C. Paralysis J. Doane Esq. President 30 Aug. 1866   2 Oct. 1866     No change of .kwd_bloack h4{font-size:13px; line-height:18px; color:#ababab; padding-left: 4px; text-transform: uppercase; text-align: center;} linen. Left on his own request, had rations given him by order of the House Committee Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Bryan James 1739 Labourer Learmonth Waterford, Ireland 58 James & Joannah Single nil 1841 R.C. Rhumatics General Committee 5 Apr. 1870           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Bryant Margaret 5025 Servant Smythesdale Robes Creek, Victoria 20 Mark & Dinah Single   1862 Wesleyan Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President 8 Sept. 1882   21 Oct. 1882     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and left with her sister. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Bryant   5031 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Margaret Illegitimate   1882 Wesleyan Force of Circumstances   5 Oct. 1882   21 Oct. 1882     12 noon ( D. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Bryant Thomas 80 Labourer Bungaree Sussex, England 77 James & Ann Single Nil 1857 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 25 Apr. 1900 67         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Bryant Thomas                           222 7 Feb. 1901     ( Pension ) Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Bryce William 52 Labourer Wanderer County Down, Ireland 66 John & Alice Widower 3 1870 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 6 Jan. 1905 34     8 February, 1905   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Bryson James   Slater Burrumbeet Glasgow 71 John & Margaret Married 3 1850 Presbyterian Old & infirm General Committee 9 Apr. 1861       19 May. 1868  at 6 a.m Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Bryson James 78 Slater Burrumbeet Glasgow, Scotland 71 John & Margaret Married 3 1820 Presbyterian Old & infirm General Committee 9 Apr. 1861       18 May. 1868 at 6 a.m Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Buch Caroline 23 Servant Clunes Allendale 19 Mathew & Sophia Jane Single Nil Native C.E. Pregnant President 18 Dec. 1903 46 1 Feb. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Buch     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Caroline       C.E.     20 Jan. 1904   1 Feb. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Buchanan     Stillborn Male Infant   B.B.A.                 1 Oct. 1908       1 October, 1908   Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Buchanan Ann 28 Servant Ballarat E. London, England 80 Jeremiah & Elizabeth Lenerd Widow Nil 1856 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 16 Sept. 1901           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Buchanan Ann   F.   England 80         Presbyterian       187     3 January, 1903   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Buchanan Flora 2919 Servant Amherst Geelong 20 John & Isabella Single nil 1855 Presbyterian Pregnant C. Shopper Esq. President 3 Sept. 1875   6 Sept. 1875     Gave notice and left, finding she had some time before her confinement. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Buchanan Isabella 22 F.   Scotland 81         Presbyterian     12 Dec. 1893       9 December, 1909   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Buchanan Isabella 131 F.   Scotland 79         Presbyterian                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Buchanan Isabella   F.   Scotland 80         Presbyterian             9 December, 1909 At 5.40 a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Buchanan Mary 33 Servant Rupanyup North Brighton 29 John & Elizabeth Single 1 Native C.E. Pregnant Em. Case 13 Feb. 1903 46 31 Mar. 1903       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Buchanan     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary       C.E.     24 Feb. 1903   31 Mar. 1903       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Buchanan Nelly 131   Ballarat  Bendigo 23 Samuel & Alice Single - Native C.E. Pregnant President 1 Oct. 1908         No cash Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1908/09
Buchanen Isabella   F.   Scotland 73         Presbyterian       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Buchannan Isabella 51 Servant Ballarat Glasgow, Scotland 69 Daniel & Mary McEwen Widow Nil 1855 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 12 Dec. 1893 200     9 December, 1909 5.40 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Buchbrecher Hortenzee   F.                             6 March, 1885 6 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Buchrecher Hortensia 6087 None St. Arnaud Switzerland 69 August & Mary Hugnenin Widow 2 1853 Presbyterian Dropsey & Blindness General Committee per Correspondence 27 June, 1883 St.A H         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Buck   1381 Male Child Born at the Asylum     Isabella Buck Illegitimate   1868 R.C. Force of Circumstances   20 Nov. 1868   10 Dec. 1868     7 p.m. Left in good health Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Buck Isabella 1337 Servant Ballarat Geelong 21 James & Mary Single nil 1847 R.C. Pregnant J. Doane Esq. President 10 Sept. 1868   10 Dec. 1868     Gave notice and left, in good health and with friends to go to Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Buck John 3112 Labourer Bacchus Marsh & Blackwood Cty. Essex 68 Henry & Mary Single nil 1841 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 21 Nov. 1876           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Buck John                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Buck John                               SW 21 February, 1887 10 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Buckingham     A Male Child                     27 Apr. 1912   11 May, 1912     Admitted on 27/4/12 the male child of .kwd_bloack ul, .kwd_bloack ul li{float:left; text-align:center;width:514px;list-style:none} Mrs. Buckingham Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Buckingham Mrs. 306 Housewife Ballarat Buangor 24 Colin & Julie Married 1 Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 27 Apr. 1912   11 May, 1912     Promised to pay £1 no money 11/5/12 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Buckingham Samuel 50 Labourer Ballarat Devon, England 82 William & Grace Widower 4 1854 C. E. Infirm Gen. Committee 19 Jan. 1898           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Buckingham Samuel       England 82         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Buckingham Samuel       England 89         C.E.             5 July, 1905   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Buckley Elizabeth 29 Housewife Drouin Yorkshire, England 74 Stephen & Mary Married Nil 1852 C.E. Infirm V. Treasurer 31 Aug. 1899 169     15 February, 1900   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Buckley Patrick 2648 Laborer Weather Board Hill Cty. Tyrone, Ireland 72 James & Peggy Widower 2 1844 R.C. Old & Infirm R. Wugley Esq. President 30 Apr. 1874 182     29 Dec. 1874 at 1/4 2 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Buckley Samuel 28 Labourer Drouin Yorkshire, England 77 John & Hannah Married Nil 1852 C.E. Infirm V. Treasurer 31 Aug. 1899 304         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Buckley Samuel       England 80         C.E.             6 March. 1902   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Budd Jane Alias See Budd, Jane                                    
Buglass Ann 281 Housewife Ballarat W.  Shields, Scotland 77 George & Dorothy Ord Widow 2 50 years C.E. Infirm President 29 Apr. 1910       14 June, 1910 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Buglass George 307 Cab. Man Ballarat Kynton 58 James & Ann Married 2 Native Wesleyan Done Up Mr, Eyres 1 Sept. 1910   13 Oct. 1910       Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Buliver Mary 4 Servant Bulwarra Elaine 24 Samuel & Bridget Single   Native R.C. Pregnant President 24 Jul. 1896 32 25 Aug. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Buliver     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary       R.C.     9 Aug. 1896   25 Aug. 1896     11.30 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Bull     Female Child   Born at the Asylum   Alice       C.E.     15 May, 1905 13 27 May, 1905     Annie Clarissa Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Bull Alice 44 Dressmaker Ballarat Cape Clear 20 Robert & Ann Single Nil Native C.E. Pregnant Em. Case 28 Apr. 1905 30 27 May, 1905       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Bull Henry 71 Labourer Dungaree Ballarat Wiltshire, England 80 Benjamin & Ann Widower Nil 1854 C. E. Infirm Ex. Committee 28 Nov. 1894 57 24 Jan. 1895       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Bullell William                                 24 May. 1866  No effects Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Bullen Mrs. Arthur 118 Housewife Ballarat W. Bendigo 24 Henry & Margaret Married - Native C.E. Pregnant President 24 June, 1908   14 Aug. 1908     £1.0.0. Paid £1.0.0 paid 14/8/08 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Bullen Arthur Edward   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 1 Aug. 1908   14 Aug. 1908     Born at B.B.A. at 1 a.m. on 1/8/08 named Arthur Edward Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Bullen Martha 1250 (2) House Keeper Arrarat Newmarket, County Clare, Ireland 68 Robert & Anne Bullen Widow 2 1853 C.E. Heart Disease General Committee 4 May. 1868       2 July. 1868  4 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Bulman   Alias See Beaumont                                    
Bulman Mary Alias See Bowman, Mary                                    
Bunge Annie 3 Servant Penshurst Penshurst 23 William & Annie Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant Emergency Case 10 July, 1895 16 16 July, 1895       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Bunge Annie 19 Servant Hamilton Hamilton 24 William & Annie Single Nil Native Lutheran Pregnant Emergency Case 1 Nov. 1895 65 4 Jan. 1896     ( F.H. ) Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Bunge     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Annie       Lutheran     20 Dec. 1895 15 4 Jan. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Bunnett/Burrell ? Joseph                           118 26 Oct. 1891     Gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Bunting     Female Child   Born in the Asylum           C.E. Force of Circumstances   21 Feb. 1893 17 9 Mar. 1893       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
[ Bunting ] Adeline Annie   Female Born Ballarat Ballarat   Elizabeth Jane             31 Mar. 1906         5.30 p.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1905/06
Bunting Alice                           22 22 July, 1905       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1905/06
Bunting     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Alice       Wesleyan     4 July, 1905   22 July, 1905     Gilbert Keith Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1905/06
Bunting Alice May 54 Servant Ballarat Talbot 19 William & Mary Jane Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant V. President 14 June, 1905 17         Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Bunting Elizabeth 2567 Servant Ballarat Ballarat E. 19 Charles & Terese Single nil 1855 C.E. Pregnant House Committee to .footer-nav{width: 100%; height:74px; text-align:center; color:#c0c0c0;} Remain 10 Jan. 1874   16 Jan. 1874     Brought to the #logo{float:right;width:300px;padding:15px 0 0} Asylum by Mr. Lee and