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: Gaa - Gon

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
Gadd Daniel   Labourer Ballarat London 69 Daniel & Elizabeth Married 8 1866 C.E. Infirm Ex Committee 2 Feb. 1892 149         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Gadd Daniel                           145 22 Nov. 1892     At his own request Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Gadd Daniel 56 Labourer Ballarat London 69 Daniel & Elizabeth Married 8 1866 C.E. Infirm President 9 Dec. 1892 205       Readmitted Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Gadd Daniel                           159 6 Dec. 1893     At his own request. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Gadd Daniel 52 Labourer Ballarat London 71 Daniel & Elizabeth Married 8 1866 C. of E. Infirm Ex. Committee 2 Nov. 1894 229         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Gadd Daniel       England 72         C.E.       145 22 Nov. 1895       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Gadd Daniel 53 Labourer Ballarat London, England 78 Daniel & Elizabeth Widower 8 1866 C.E. Infirm President 29 Dec. 1900 10     7-Jan-01   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Gadd Elizabeth   Laundress Ballarat Manchester 69 Joseph & Mary Buckley Married 8 1866 C.E. Infirm Ex Committee 2 Feb. 1892 149         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Gadd Elizabeth     F.                     145 22 Nov. 1892     At her own request Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Gadd Elizabeth 57 Laundress Ballarat Manchester 66 Joseph & Mary Buckley Married 8 1866 C.E. Infirm President 9 Dec. 1892 205         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Gadd Elizabeth   F.                       159 6 Dec. 1893     At her own request. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Gadd Elizabeth 53 Laundress Ballarat Manchester 68 Joseph & Mary Buckley Married 8 1866 C. of E. Infirm Ex. Committee 2 Nov. 1894 229         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Gadd Elizabeth   F.   England 69         C.E.       163 10 Dec. 1896       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Gadd Elizabeth 22 Housewife Ballarat Manchester, England 77 Joseph & Mary Buckley Married 8 1864 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 14 Sept. 1900 88     10-Dec-00   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Gadd Grace 749 House Wife Woods Point, Gippsland Dumfries, Scotland 30 Robert & Janet Married 2 1857 Presbyterian Pregnant in labour Force of circumstance 11 Sept. 1865 22 2 Oct. 1865     Left after confinement. Herself and child quite well. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Gadd James 751 Male infant of the above ( Grace Gadd )   Asylum   Grace Gadd     1865 Presbyterian Force of circumstance   11 Sept. 1865 22 2 Oct. 1865     Taken out with mother Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Gadd Robert 750 Boy Woods Point Scotland 7 James & Grace     1857 Presbyterian with mother W. Scott Esq. President 11 Sept. 1865 22 2 Oct. 1865     Taken out with mother Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Galbally Patrick 405                       27 June, 1911       12 August, 1911 Wendouree Asylum Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Galbraith Alice   None Geelong Geelong 17 William & Emma Single   1872 C.E. Pregnant J. Hickman Esq. President & M.C. Carey Esq. V.P. 5 Apr. 1889   18 Apr. 1889     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health ato proceed with my Sister Anne to my Parents at Geelong. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Galbraith     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Alice Illegitimate   1889 C.E. Force of Circumstances   6 Apr. 1889   18 Apr. 1889     At 5.30 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Galgan [ alias.Christina Saligari ] Lilly 20 Servant Ballarat Melbourne 20 Anthony & Mary Ann Single Nil Native R.C. Pregnant President 16 Feb. 1899 23 11 Mar. 1899     This person also goes by the name of Christina Saligari Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1898/99
Gallagher William 1445 Labourer Castlemaine Kings County, Ireland 68 John & Mary Single nil 1836 R.C. Old & Infirm General Committee 9 Feb. 1869   2 Mar. 1869     Swag. Discharged on order of the House Committee for refusing to submit to medical treatment Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Galliene Thomas 2642 Servant No fixed, came from Castlemaine Guernsey 41 John & Juda Single nil 1859 C.E. Heart Disease R. Wugley Esq. President per Mrs. Oddie 17 Apr. 1874   21 Apr. 1874     Ordered to be discharged by the House Committee and paid Secretary. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Gobbe Antonio   Miner Creswick Switzerland 70 Joseph & Maryanne Single   1852 R.C. Deaf & Debility General Committee per Correspondence 15 Feb. 1889 CH         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Gobbe John 18 ( 214 ) Labourer Beaufort Austria 65 John & Margaret Widower Nil 1853 R.C. Paralysis Ex. Committee 31 Aug. 1893 302         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Gobbi John 123     Austria 70         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Gobbi John       Austria 70         R.C.       100     8 October, 1898   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Goble Wm.                         6 Dec. 1916           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Old Age Pensioners 1911/21
Goddard Elizabeth 1 Dressmaker Ballarat E. Oxford, England 78 William & Penelope Ford Widow 8 1853 Wesleyan Infirm Gen. Committee 2 Jul. 1898 296     23 April, 1899   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Goddard James   Miner Ballarat W. Dorsetshire, Engalnd 77 Peter ? Widower 2D 1851 C.E. Old & Infirm O. Edwards Esq. President 11 May, 1891 51         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Goddard James                           18   EPCW 18 July, 1891 5 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Goddard John 2775 Carpenter Ballarat, W. Bedfordshire 64 John & Martha Single nil 1850 C.E. Debility General Committee             Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Goddard John                             28 Dec. 1876     Discharged by the House Committee for leaving the grounds to get drink. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Goddard John 3563 Carpenter Ballarat W. Bedford 68 John & Martha Single   1854 C.E. Old & Infirm J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President  2 Sept. 1879           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Goddard John                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Goddard John                               W 30 October, 1885 3 1/2 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Goddard Martha 1027 House Wife Ballarat Enfield, Middlesex 77 Mathew & Betty Mathews Widow 13 1862 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 9 May. 1867           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Goddard Martha                                 11 October, 1873 3 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Godden Susan 36 Housewife Ballarat E. Mortchup 26 William & Mary Johnson Married   Native R.C. Pregnant President 1 Feb. 1895 36 9 Mar. 1895       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Godden     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Susan     Native R.C.     22 Feb. 1895 17 9 Mar. 1895     2.30 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Godsel Henery 1839 Boundary Rider Camperdown Hastings, Sussex 82 Henry & Mary Single nil 1850 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Oddie Esq. President 3 Aug. 1870       6 February ( 1872 ) at 2 a.m. Swag. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Godwin James                           99   EP 7 October, 1891 7 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Godwin James Alias See Goodwin, James Godwin James                                  
Godwin John                               C 22 May, 1886 5 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Goldby Fanny   Servant Ballarat Ballarat 22 Charles & Charlotte Single   1870 Wesleyan Pregnancy President 4 Jan. 1892 47 19 Feb. 1892       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Goldby     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Fanny     1892 Wesleyan Force of Circumstances   3 Feb. 1892 16 19 Feb. 1892       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Goldsack Jane   H. Wife Blakeville ? 65 Michael & Honora Widow 4 1856 R.C. Old Age General Committee 4 Nov. 1891 85 28 Jan. 1892     Got a Situation Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Goldsack Jane   H. Wife Blakeville Limerick 65 Michael & Honora Widow 4 1856 R.C. Old Age Ex Committee 2 Mar. 1892 119       Previously in Asylum Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Goldsack Jane   F.                       145 22 Nov. 1893     At her own request. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Goldsmith     Stillborn Male Child                     16 Nov. 1922 -       Stillborn Male Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1922/23
Goldsmith James 3267 Saw Miller Bullarook Brighton, Sussex 40 James & Anne Married 3 1857 Presbyterian Paralysis Messrs. Lewis & Armstrong per General Committee 12 Sept. 1877   13 Sept. 1877     Was found by Messrs. Lewis & Armstrong in a deplorable state with his wife who was ? to see Mr. Lewis in the 12th for admission to the District Hospital. - Absconded from the Asylum on the 12th. and 13th. was quite insane, crawling under the inmates’ beds after his wife, and making use of disgusting and blasphemous language. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Goldsmith Myrtle C. A.                         1 Nov. 1922 30 30 Nov. 1922       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1922/23
Goldsworthy Henry Odger 426 Engine Driver Cobram Cornwall, England 78 John & Grace Single  - 1866 C.E. Nearly Blind Ex. Committee 17 Aug. 1911   23 Aug. 1911     O.A.P.  Left of his own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Goldsworthy Lily                         1 Mar. 1926   30 Mar. 1926     Ret’d. to Wendouree Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Goldworthy Henry O. 837     England 78         C.E.     17 Aug. 1911   23 Aug. 1911     O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Gollope Frederick 1365 Farmer Scarsdale Dorsetshire 34 John & Maryanne Single nil 1855 C.E. Phthisis   20 Oct. 1868       11 December .1868  At 8 1/2 p.m. Cash 14/6d paid to Secretary. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Goninan Edward W. 90 Miner Ballarat E. Cornwall, England 58 William & Jane Single Nil 1856 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 25 June, 1896 5         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Goninan Edward W.       England 60         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99