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: Goo - Gzz

October 2017

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

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
Goo Quoi   79   Derwin Kack’s China 75 San Fi Single Nil 1900 - Old Age President 2 Mar. 1906       3 April, 1906   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Goodall Annie 34 Servant Skipton Terang 20 Frederick & Margaret Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 4 Mar. 1901 53 25 Apr. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Goodall     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Annie       Presbyterian     5 Apr. 1901 21 25 Apr. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Goode Elizabeth 2628 House Wife Ballarat, E. Nottingham 44 Robert & Susan Potts Married 12 1854 Baptist Pregnant & Blind R. Wugley Esq. President 19 Mar. 1874   14 Apr. 1874     Taken out by her husband, in good health, as well as that of her infant. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Goode Marjorie ?                                   Born at the residence of Mrs.  at 11 p.m. on 8/5/13 named Marjorie ? Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Goode Violet May 255 Domestic Ballarat Beaufort 19 Frederick Allen & Amelia Sarah Single - Native Presbyterian After living Birth of a Female Child Emergency 9 May, 1913   22 May, 1913       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Goodfellow Henry 1517 Whaler Adelaide St. Austell, Cornwall 60 John & Elizabeth Carpenter Single nil 1839 C.E. Blind G. Lovitt Esq., President 3 June. 1869   19 Aug. 1869     Gave notice and left, Having appeared before the
House Committee, was allowed rations and an old pr. blankets, said he was going to Adelaide. McCarthy went with him.
Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Goodie   2637 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Benjamin & Eliza Illegitimate   1874 Baptist Force of Circumstances   2 Apr. 1874   14 Apr. 1874     Left with its Mother in good health. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Goodsell Fanny 171 General Servant Creswick-Daylesford Rd. Hawkhurst, Kent 35 Thomas & Harriet Single Nil 1858 Church of England Rhumination R. Lewis Esq. President 16 May. 1862 9 24 May. 1862     On her own request considering ? sufficiently recovered ? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Goodshaw Anne 7027 Servant Castlemaine Homebush 19 William & Anne Single   1864 Wesleyan Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President 23 Sept. 1883   16 Oct. 1883     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and others, reported to President, action taken. See Medical Report. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Grooves     A Female Child   B.B.A.                 16 Mar. 1908   30 Mar. 1908     Born at B.B.A. at 2 p.m. named Jessie Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Grooves Lilly Mary Gertrude 98 Woollen Mills Ballarat W. Melbourne 19 Edward & Jessie Single - Native R.C. Pregnant President 31 Jan. 1908   30 Mar. 1908       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Grout Eliza 3818 House Wife Ballarat E. Cornwall 44 Unknown Married   1866 C.E. Pregnant H. Joseph Esq., President 23 Feb. 1881   24 Feb. 1881     Supposed by Dr. Holthouse not to be Pregnant and recommended by him to the District Hospital for Tumour Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Grovees John   Labourer   England 70         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Groves Edward 2346 Labourer Windermere Scotland 43 Edward & Mary Single nil 1861 Presbyterian Asthma J. Oddie Esq. President per Mr. Bath 29 Nov. 1872   24 Dec. 1872     Recovered his health, gave notice and left.. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Groves Edward 2649 Laborer Windermere Wigtownshire, Scotland 44 Edward & Mary Single nil 1861 Presbyterian Asthma General Committee per Correspondence 4 May, 1874 56     23 August, 1874 1 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Groves John 3542 Labourer Bungaree Manchester 58 James & Anne Single nil 1852 C.E. Loss of Arm General Committee 29 July, 1879           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Groves John 3853 Labourer ( Bungareeshire ) Bullarook Manchester, England 60 Natahn & Hannah Single   1854 C.E. Loss of Arm & Epliepsy General Committee 26 Apr., 1881         Left to the Master to deal with as to his conduct. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Groves John                             29 Aug. 1881     Out to service on Easter Sunday, and feel into the hands of the Police, detained in Custody 3 days. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Groves John                             9 Jan. 1883     Had been charged with assaulting the inmate Charles ? on the 2nd. January was reprimanded by the President and Mr. O’Meara - went out on Sunday 7 January after breakfast. Out all night appeared before the House Committee and discharged. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Groves John 5083 Slitter Bullarook Manchester, England 63 John & Maryanne Single   1852 C.E. Loss of Arm General Committee Readmitted 16 Jan. 1883         Confined to Grounds. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Groves John                                   Got locked up by the Police on the 10th. June ? 24 hours, readmitted by order of the President. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Groves John                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Groves John                           117   EP 25 October, 1891   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Grovin Eliza 2428 House Wife Ballarat, W. Cty. Tipperary 76 James & Alice Bourke Widow 12 1863 R.C. Destitute R. Wugley Esq. President 29 Apr. 1873   30 Apr. 1873     Gone home to his relatives. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Grovin Eliza 2759 House Wife Ballarat, W. Cty. Tipperary 77 James & Alice Bourke Widow 12 1863 R.C. Old & Infirm C. Shopper Esq. V.P. 3 Dec. 1874         Brought to the Asylum by her daughter, her son-in-law having turned her out. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Grovin Eliza                             8 Feb. 1875     taken out by her daughter, ??. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Grovin John                             4 Jan. 1876     Gave notice having got employment. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Grundiman Frederick 2111 Publican Clunes Prussian Pole 76 Christian & Rosina Married 6 1859 Lutheran Rhumatics House Committee per correspondence 30 Mar. 1871   3 Apr. 1871     Gave notice and left as he wanted to be with his wife at Clunes where he had a home. Was not included in the Census Return as had stopped out at his son's all Sunday night Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Gude     Male Child   Born at the Asylum           Presbyterian     1 Aug. 1904 15 15 Aug. 1904     William Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Gude Jessie   Dressmaker Ballarat W. Ballarat W. 19 George & Agnus Single   1868 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Hickman Esq. President 26 July, 1887   29 Aug. 1887     Gave notice and left with her Mother, Mrs. Gude Surrey Street, Ballarat herself and Infant in good health. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Gude Jessie 8                 Presbyterian Pregnant President 28 July, 1904 19 15 Aug, 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Gude     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Jessie Illegitimate   1887 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   13 Aug. 1887   29 Aug. 1887 F   6 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Guider     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Agatha       C.E.     13 Apr. 1903   26 Apr. 1903       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Guider Agatha A. 38 Housewife Ballarat Silly Isles, England 31 August & Mary Jenkins Married 2   C.E. Pregnant President 2 Apr. 1903 24 24 Apr. 1903       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Guiles   Alias See Perdusat                                    
Guiles Grace 40 Servant Learmonth Miners Rest 19 Walter & Isabella Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 20 Apr. 1904 65 23 June, 1904     Married at Asylum by Dr. Pritchard on 27th. May to L.A. Perdusat Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Guinane Martin 99 Labourer Ballarat Tipperary, Ireland 66 John & Bridget Single Nil 1865 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 10-Jun-01 21         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Guinane Martin       Ireland 67         R.C.         9 July, 1901       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Guinane Martin 25 Labourer Ballarat Tipperary, Ireland 66 John & Bridget Single Nil 1865 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 10 Sept. 1901       27 May, 1902   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Guinnnia Thomas 3206 Labourer Bungaree Cty. Tipperary, Ireland 77 Michael & Anne Single nil 1852 R.C. Fractured Limb General Committee 8 May, 1877           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Guinnia Thomas                                   Readmitted from leave which he had which he had over ? on the 26th May 1878. On leave  28th May  1878 for 2 months Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Guinnia Thomas                             4 Jan. 1879     Had leave in 1878 but did not return. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Guinnia Thomas 3901 Splitter ( Bungaree Shire ) Bungaree Cty. Tipperary, Ireland 70 Michael & Anne Single   1852 R.C. Bad Legs General Committee 19 July, 1881     CW 24 August, 1881 6 a.m. Sudden Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Gullick James 2713 Gardener Ballarat, E. Southampton, Hants. 53 Peter & Margaret Widower 3 1862 C.E. Cold on Chest General Committee per C. Shopper Esq. V.P. 20 Aug. 1874 62     18 October, 1874 10 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Gumbley Ellen 100 Housewife Ballarat E. Derby, England 70 Gregory & Ellen McGanigan Married 1 1854 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 29 Apr. 1897 62         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Gumbley William 99 Labourer Ballarat E. Derby, England 77 William & Sarah Married 1 1854 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 29 Apr. 1897 62         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Gunn Isabella   Servant Clunes Clunes 25 Alexander & Ellen Single 1 1865 C.E. Pregnant O. Edwards Esq. President 4 Oct. 1890 39 12 Nov. 1890     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and gone to her Friend’s Mrs. Cavanagh, Armstrong Street, Ballarat. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Gunn     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Isabella Illegitimate   1890 R.C. Force of Circumstances   27 Oct. 1890 17 12 Nov. 1890     7 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Gunning John 44                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Gunning John 248     ? 62         R.C.     22 May, 1906           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Gunning John 109 Labourer Colac Munster, Ireland 62 John & Johanna Single Nil 1866 R.C. Broken Hip Gen. Committee 22 May, 1906           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Gunning John 39 Labourer Colac Munster, Ireland 70 John & Johanna Single - 1866 R.C. Broken Hip Gen. Committee 22 May, 1906           Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Gunther Henry 3756 Splitter Barrys Reef, Blackwood Hamburgh, Germany 60 David & Jetty Married 1 1851 Lutheran Disease on ? General Committee per G. Phiilips. V.P. 6 Oct. 1880 2 months         Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Gunther Henery                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Gunther Henery                             29 jan. 1885     Having improved in health gave notice and left to reside at Haddon. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Gunyon Charles 2686 Shepherd Creswick on Richardson Barnet, Middlesex 85 Charles & Esther Widower 6 1847 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 1 Jul. 1874 27     27 July. 1874 at 6 a.m. Admitted in a very low and weak state, was taken in to the hospital ward, and never left his bed. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Gurney John   Store Keeper Creswick Halesbury, Buckinghamshire 79 James & Sarah Widower 3 1851 C.E. Partial Paralysis General Committee per Correspondence 30 Mar. 1885           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Gurney John                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Gurney John   Storekeeper   England 85         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Gurney John                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Gurney John 22     England 92         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Gurney John       England 91                 365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Gurney John       England 92         C.E.       120     28 October, 1899   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Gury Catharine   Servant  Arrarat with Mrs. Benbow Portland 22 Bernard & Catharine Single   1867 R.C. Pregnant O. Edwards Esq. President 15 Sept. 1889 20 4 Oct. 1889     Came to the Asylum at Midnight not in labour. Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health to reside with Mrs. O’Brian, Arrarat Street, Ballarat. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Gury     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Catharine Illegitimate   1889 R.C. Force of Circumstances   18 Sept. 1889 17 4 Oct. 1889     4 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Gustav Frederick                             20 Apr. 1878     Had leave on Xmas, but had not returned to this date, while here he was learnt not to and make not and recovered his health accordingly Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Gustav Heinrich 3096 None Buninyong Durham Lead 18 Johann & Johannah Single   1858 Lutheran Crippled in Legs General Committee 12 Oct. 1876           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Guthrie Patrick 27 Labourer Ballarat E. Clare, Ireland 63 Patrick & Bridget Single Nil 1859 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 19 Oct. 1895 258         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Guthrie Patrick 35     Ireland 73         R.C.     19 Oct. 1895       23 October, 1907 7 o’c. a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Guthrie Patrick 222     Ireland 66         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Guthrie Patrick       Ireland 65                 365     23 October, 1907 7 o’c. a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Guthrie Patrick       Ireland 72         R.C.             23 October, 1907 7 o’c a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06