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 .footer-related a{color: #ffffff;font-size: 17px;display: inline; word-wrap: break-word;} Ballarat Health Services.

Spellings, misspellings & abbreviations from the .main-container{width: 960px; margin: 0 auto;padding-top: 1px;padding-bottom: 1px;} original register have been retained.

Alphabetical Listing: Col - Cou

April 2018

Consolidated Registers of .footer-related span{color: #556c87;font-size: 17px;display: inline;font-weight: bold} Inmates 1860-1925

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of .footer-related li{display: inline;padding-right: 28px; word-wrap: break-word;} Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of Application By Whom Recommended Date of div.search-form{height:38px; margin:0 auto;width: 325px; background: #161d27 ; border:1px solid #344152;} Admission Period for
which admitted
(Days)
Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Colceghi Kate                         18 Mar. 1922           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Colceighi K. 16                                   Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Colceighi K.                                     Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Colceighi K.                         1 Jul. 1924           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Colceighi Kate                                     Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Colcot Edward                           59   EPCW 29 August, 1891 1 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Coldwell Joe 5011 Wool Sorter Ballarat W. Broadford, Yorkshire 81   Widower 4 1855 C.E. Blind General Committee 7 Aug. 1882         Brought to the #main{padding-bottom: 30px} Asylum in a cab by Rev. ? of St. John’s Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Coldwell Joe                                C&EC 7 April, 1883 at 6 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Cole Charles 1041 Cook Ararat London 54 William & Elizabeth Single  nil 1845 Wesleyan Ulcerated Leg General Committee per President & R. Gebbings. Esq. 28 Mar. 1867   3 Sept. 1867     Gave notice and left on his own request, fare to Ararat  per coach 2/6 paid but which he did not receive as he was going to @media only screen and (max-width:990px) { walk with his mate. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Cole Charles 1063 Cook Mr. Watson's Station, Wimmera London 54 William & Elizabeth Single  nil 1845 Wesleyan Rhumatics House Committee 24 Dec. 1867   13 Sept. 1870     Appeared before the .header .main-container{width: 960px; margin: 0 auto;padding-top: 1px;padding-bottom: 1px;margin-bottom: 15px} House Committee stating he desired to .popular-searches li a{font-size: 18px} leave, was allowed week's provisions. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Cole Charles 2066 Cook Tourello Poplar, Middlesex 58 William & Elizabeth Single   1845 Wesleyan Rhumatics House Committee 30 Jan. 1871   11 Feb. 1872     Being drunk and Humspm.com assaulting the .popular-searches{padding: 40px 25px 5px;background: url(http://i3.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/kwbg.jpg) no-repeat center center;background-size: cover} inmate, James Lernard, and continuing quarrelsome was compelled to .footer-related a{font-size: 17px !important} send for a Constable and gave him charge. Was fined 20/- and 14 daysimpriosnment. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Cole Kate 23 Cook Ballarat Seymour 23 Edward & Annie Single Nil 1869 R.C. Pregnant Emergency Case 31 Oct. 1892 16 15 Nov. 1892     Admitted on Sunday night Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Cole     Male Child   Born in the .popular-searches ul.first{ list-style: none;width: 380px;margin:0 auto;} Asylum   Kate Single   1892 R.C. Force of Circumstances   31 Oct. 1892 16 15 Nov. 1892       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Cole Violet Louise                         19 Apr. 1925 8 27 Apr. 1925       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1924/25
Cole William 1089 Miner Sebastopol Yorkshire, England 32 William & Susan Single  nil 1860 C.E. Phthisis House Committee per Dr. Lovitt  7 Aug. 1867       9 August. 1867  4 1/2 a.m. Brought to .popular-searches{padding:15px 25px 5px; background-position: top center} .main-container{width: 90%!important;padding-bottom: 30px} the Asylum in dying state Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Colegate Thomas 92 Labourer Ballarat Essex, England 86 Thomas & Susan Widower Nil 1855 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 14 Apr. 1897 77         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Colegate Thomas 315     England 87         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Colegate Thomas       England 86         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Colegate Thomas       England 90         C.E.       45     14 August, 1902   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Coleman Charles 1486 Carpenter Castlemaine Needham Market, Sussex 65 Edward & Mary Widower 7 1857 C.E. Paralysis House Committee 27 Apr. 1869   25 May. 1869     Finding himself better, gave notice and left, having seen the .popular-searches ul.last, .related-searches ul.last{ border-bottom:0} Committee Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Coleman Charles 1683 Carpenter Ballarat Barham, Suffolk, England 66 Edward & Mary Widower 1 1857 C.E. Paralysis House Committee 19 Jan. 1870   9 Nov. 1870     ( Tools ) Had quarreled and fought with the ,Helvetica,sans-serif;height: 100%;background: url(http://i1.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/bodybg.png) repeat center center #1f252e;} inmate Kari, got his face very much disfigured, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Coleman Charles 2063 Carpenter Ballarat Barham, Suffolk 68 Edward & Mary Married nil 1857 Baptist Spinal Debility General Committee 13 June. 1871   26 Mar. 1872     Sent by House Committee to .popular-searches li {margin-bottom: 0px;margin-top: 15px} his friends in Castlemaine Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Coleman Charles 2230 Carpenter Ballarat W. Barham, Suffolk, England 69 Edward & Mary Married 1 1854 C.E. Paralysis General Committee per J. Oddie Esq. President 29 May. 1872 Jail.         Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Coleman Charles                             7 May. 1873     Gave notice and left, stating he was going to Jail, this man is Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Coleman Charles 2438 Carpenter Ballarat, W. Barham, Suffolk 69 Edward & Mary Married 8 1857 Presbyterian Paralysis General Committee 15 May. 1873           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Coleman Charles                                 12 January, 1874 6 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Coleman Jane 1685 Servant Ballarat Cty. Mayne, Ireland 25 Walter & Margaret Coileman Single nil 1865 R.C. Pregnant   26 Jan. 1870   11 Feb. 1870     The father of her child calling to .srchTxt{width: 250px;font-size: 16px;line-height: 20px} see her this afternoon, she gave notice and left, intending to .website .domain{font-size: 23px;padding-top: 19px} follow him up for money he owed her. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Coleman Jane 1707 Servant Ballarat Cty. Mayo, Ireland 25 Walter & Margaret Single nil 1865 R.C. Pregnant Readmitted in order of .srchTxt{background: #161d27 none repeat scroll 0 0; border: 0px none; float: left; font-size: 16px; height: 28px; line-height: 28px; padding: 5px; width: 275px;-webkit-border-radius:0;-moz-border-radius:0;border-radius:0;color: #ffffff} Visitor 22 Feb. 1870   11 Mar. 1870     Engaged herself as Wet Nurse in the service of Mr. Fenton, 47 Webester St., being in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Coleman   1715 Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Coleman Illegitimate   1870 R.C. Force of Circumstances   4 Mar. 1870   11 Mar. 1870     at 9 1/2 p.m. Left with Parent in good health Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Coleman Margaret Jean   Female Infant                     3 Sep. 1924 17 20 Sep. 1924       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1924/25
Coleman Mary 247 No particaulars                   Chief Secretary 5 Jan. 1910         From Ararat Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Coleman May                         3 Sep. 1924 17 20 Sep. 1924       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1924/25
Coleman Rosa                         1 Mar. 1926           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Coles or Coker William 414                       27 June, 1911   22 Dec. 1911     Returned to Asylum Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Coley Marey 3484 Servant St. Arnaud Southhampton, England 25 Robert & Jane Single nil 1857 C.E. Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. V.P. in absence of .srchBtn {background: #22528a url(http://i1.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/search-icon.png) no-repeat center center; border: none; color: #fff; cursor: pointer; float: right; font-size: 14px; height: 38px; outline: medium none; width: 38px;-webkit-appearance:none;-webkit-border-radius:0;-moz-border-radius:0;border-radius:0;text-transform: uppercase;} President 27 Mar. 1879   2 Apr. 1879     The Medical Officer’s report that her confinement would not be fore some time take place, was ordered by the #lastUL{margin: 0} House Committee to be sent back to .footer-related li{padding-right: 15px} her Friends. Fare 5/- and never saw her off. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Colins Catherine 203 Housewife Ballarat East Limerick, Irel. 55 William & Margaret Married 5 33 years R.C. Bad Chest President 12 June, 1909   1 Jan. 1910     Left of their own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1908/09
Colins Patrick 202 Blacksmith Ballarat East Castletown, Irel. 64 Patrick & Mary Married 5 30 years R.C. Bad Cold President 12 June, 1909   1 Jan. 1910     Left of their own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1908/09
Colley George 3831 Hawker Ballarat E. Huntingdon, England 66 John & Hannah Married 4 1851 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 24 Mar. 1881  2 Weeks         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Collier John 902 Labourer Mount Cole Huddersfield, Yorkshire 69 James & Anne Single nil 1818 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 17 Sept. 1866         No Swag. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Collier John 1077 Engineer Mount Cole Huddersfield, Yorkshire 70 James & Anne Single  nil 1818 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Doane Esq. President 17 July. 1867   10 Nov. 1868     Came home at 6 p.m. very drunk, wanted to fight the .popular-searches ul.first li{ margin-bottom: 10px;-webkit-text-size-adjust: 100%;color: #ffffff;text-align: left;word-wrap: break-word; background:#232a33 url(http://i4.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/libg.png) repeat-y left top; background-size: 41px;} Master, very abusive to him and the .popular-searches ul.first li a{font-size: 20px; color: #ffffff; line-height: 24px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: 100% ;word-wrap: break-word;background: url(http://i2.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/arrow.png) no-repeat 15px center;padding:15px 15px 15px 60px;display: block;font-family: inmates, could not be pacified, was given in charge to @media only screen and (max-width:776px) { the Police to prevent any assault being committed. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Collier John 1585 Labourer Ballarat Huddersfield, Yorkshire 71 James & Hannah Single nil 1844 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 17 Aug. 1869           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Collier John 2813 Shepherd Ballarat, W. Huddersfield, Yorkshire 76 James & Hannah Widower 2 1850 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 9 Mar. 1875       2 June, 1875 Had been locked up by the Police, who found him drunk on the ubuntu-b Hudge Channel. Readmitted and the Police for coming home drunk and assaulting inmate Flatow & O’Brian, unmanageable. Finde 6/- and 7 days for each assault. 14 days. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Conrick Daniel                   R.C.         16 Nov. 1889     Gave notice and left, had his Swag & ? has given him. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Conrick Daniel   Farmer Springs, Bungaree Munster & Tipperary 75 John & Bridget Married 3 1848 R.C. Rupture General Committee 11 Mar. 1890 13     8 April, 1890 At 4 a.m. Son buried his remains 3 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Conroy   2054 Male Child Readmitted   12 days Jane Conroy Illegitimate   1871 R.C. Returned to the Asylum with its mother   30 May. 1871       14 June. 1871  at 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Conroy Jane 2028 Servant Cobbers Melbourne 20 Michael & Hannah Single nil 1851 Congregational Pregnant J. Oddie Esq. President 6 May. 1871   29 May. 1871     Left in good health as Wet Nurse to Mrs. Leiter on application of ul.privacy {padding: 0 0 20px;text-align:center } Dr. Holshoun at 16/- per week Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Conroy Jane 2053 Servant Cobbers Melbourne 20 Michael & Hannah Single nil [?] 1851 Congregational Readmitted   30 May. 1871   30 June. 1871     Had been engaged to the Female Home Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Cotter Pierce 175     Ireland 75         R.C.     12 Jul. 1904       4 February, 1910   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Cotter Pierce J. 80 Labourer Gaol Cork, Ireland 65 Pierce & Kate Married 1 1862 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 9 Mar. 1897 113         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Cotter Pierce J. 307     Ireland 66         R.C.         8 Nov. 1897       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Cotter Pierce 86 Labourer Wanderer Cork, Ireland 69 Pierce & Kate Widower 1 1861 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 11 Apr. 1901 81         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Cotter Pierce 4 Labourer Wanderer Cork, Ireland 73 Pierce & Kate Widower 1 1862 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 12 July, 1904 354     24 February, 1910   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Cotter William 3631 Carpenter Ballarat W. Couty Cork, Ireland 39 Michael & Ellen Single   1867 R.C. Phthisis General Committee 17 Feb. 1880           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Cotter William                                   James Cotter Esq. 40 Errard St., Ballarat Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Cotter William                                 15 May, 1885 5 a.m. Remains buried on
the 16th. by his Friend, Mrs. Cotter, Talbot Ave.
Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Couch Joseph 3157 Blacksmith Sebastopol Cornwall 56 Joseph & Mary Married 6 1854 C.E. Rhumatics J. Oddie Esq. President 18 Jan. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Couch Joseph 3744 Blacksmith Sebastopol Devonshire 67 Joseph & Mary Married 6 1854 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 7 Sept. 1880           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Couch Joseph                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Couch Joseph                             31 Oct. 1882     Requiring a bed in the Sick Ward for the .footer a {color:#999; font-size:11px; text-decoration:none; word-wrap: break-word;} inmate Carter who was struck down with Paralysis - I took Couch’s bed, as he is
    able to be out in the Garden all day and out every liberty day as well. he ? gave notice and left for Geelong.
Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Couch Joseph 6007 Blacksmith Sebastopol Devonshire, England 70 Joseph & Mary Married 6 1845 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 13 Feb. 1883           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Couch Joseph                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Couch Joseph                   C.E.       62     31 August, 1890 9 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Coulson Edward 87 Publican Ballarat E. Newcastle, England 73 John & Elizabeth Married 4 1877 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 3 Apr. 1902           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Coulson Edward       England 76         C.E.       185     1 January, 1905   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Coulson Henery   Fossicker Creswick Cornwall, England 75 William & Margaret Widower 1D. 1856 Wesleyan Old & Infirm General Committee 31 Aug. 1891 304     24 October, 1891 3 a.m. Paid to Secretary £30 on his admission. Came in coach with two friends. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Coulson Isabella 70 Housewife Ballarat E. Durham, England 63 George & Elizabeth Lee Married 4 1881 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 19 Mar. 1904 37     25 April, 1904   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Coulson Susan   F.                       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Coulson Susan       Victoria 35         Wesleyan       298 24 Apr. 1904     Sent to Lunatic Asylum Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Coulson Susannah 56 Servant Ballarat Melbourne 26 James & Eliza Single Nil Native Wesleyan Imbecile President 17 Dec. 1896 195         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Coulson Susannah 291 F.   Victoria 27         Wesleyan         8 Dec. 1897     Transferred to Canadian House Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Coulson Susan 48 Servant Ballarat Melbourne 28 James & Eliza Single Nil Native Wesleyan Infirm President 11 Jan. 1898         Re a Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Coulthard Joseph 1734 Farm Labourer Smeaton Cumberland, England 53 James & Elizabeth Widower 3 1859 C.E. Injury of Hip General Committee 29 Mar. 1870   3 May. 1870     Received a remittance from his parents to carry him to Sydney  Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Coulthard Joseph                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Coulthard Joseph                               WC 15 June, 1887 7 p.m. Cash 6/1d. found pd. Secretary and body{-webkit-text-size-adjust:100%;font-size:14px;font-family: Gold Watch Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Court Joseph 258 Carpenter Ballarat England 62 Joseph & Elizabeth Married 1 55 years C. of E.   President 3 Jan. 1914   7 Nov. 1914     Absconded Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1913/14
Court Joseph 242 Carpenter Ballarat England 64 Joseph & Elizabeth Widower 2 1856 C. of E. Old Age President 20 Oct. 1914   29 Oct. 1914     R.A. Dismissed for refusing to work. 8th time of admission Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1914/15
Courtney Ada 326 Housewife Hopetoun Melbourne 32 George Marsh & Elizabeth Married 3 Native Wesleyan Pregnant   19 Nov. 1914   2 Jan. 1915     To her home, Hopetoun Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Courtney Allen   A Male Infant   B.A. Ballarat                           Born at B.A. Ballarat on 13/12/14 named Allen Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Courtney (Mrs.) Mary Ann 360 Housewife Ballarat Dublin, Ireland 76 Mark & Ann Sutcliffe Married - 46 years R.C.   Mr. Drummond 9 Feb. 1911       10 February, 1911 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Cousins John     Geelong                       25 Oct. 1868     Absconded on Saturday the .footer a:hover {text-decoration:underline; color:#333} 24th. , not being ? about his clothing Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Cousins Robert 1015 Labourer Ballarat Lecham, England 30 Richard & Anne Single  nil 1857 C.E. Paralysis General Committee per Visitor C. Shoppers 22 Apr. 1867       11 May. 1867  Demented / 6 a.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Coutts   6084 A Female Child   Born in the Asylum     Illegitimate   1883 Baptist Force of Circumstances   26 June, 1883   9 July, 1883     10 1/2 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Coutts Florence 6068 Servant St. Arnaud Melbourne   William & Emma Elmer Married nil 1862 Baptist Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President & Shire Council 26 May, 1883 44 9 July, 1883     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and going to Mrs.Hinton’s, Mair St. before going to St. Arnaud. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Couuts Wm. Spence                         18 Mar. 1921   10 May, 1921     Absconded Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Old Age Pensioners 1911/21
Coux/Cowx Joseph 227 Painter Ballarat Cumberl’d., England 58 Joseph & Elizabeth Widower - 1854 C.E.   General Committee 29 Sept. 1909   15 Oct. 1909     Re-admission, for the 4th time, on the drink form the 17th 9/09. Not to be depended on Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10