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 black eye on Saturday evening the 4th. June, was reported to President, Mr. Oddie and his liberty stopt but did and was sent to the Hospital this day.

Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Hehir Patrick 770 Miner Daylesford Clare, Ireland 32 John & Bridget Single nil 1856 R.C. Broken Will General Committee 7 Nov. 1865 74 29 Jan. 1866     Left on his own request, his broken arm being quite recovered and able to perform light work. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Hehir Patrick 380     Ireland 75         R.C.     12 June, 1907   14 Jul. 1907   15 September, 1907 4.0.6 a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Hellyer Harriet 18 Servant Creswick Creswick 17 Richard & Elizabeth Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant Emergency Case 1 Nov. 1895 24 25 Nov. 1895     ( F.H. ) Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Hellyer     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane     Native Wesleyan     7 Nov. 1895 18 25 Nov. 1895     6 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Helm   3733 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth Illegitimate   1880 R.C. Force of Circumstances   12 Aug. 1880   24 Aug. 1880       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Helme ( alias Clara Ward ) Elizabeth 3706 Servant Melbourne Wagga Wagga, Albury S.W. 22 Phillip & Anne Single 1 1878 R.C. Pregnant H. Joseph Esq. President 24 June, 1880   24 Aug. 1880     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health, Mrs. ?, Mair St., to go to for the present. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Helwig Mary Martha                         16 Aug. 1920 106 30 Nov. 1920       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1895-1921 1920/21
Helwig William George   Male infant                     17 Nov. 1920 14 30 Nov. 1920       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1895-1921 1920/21
Hemmee William   Labourer Ballarat W. Kiele, Germany 63 Henery & Mary Married 1 1883 C.E. Sunstroke & Imbeciel 16 Feb. 1889             Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Hemmee William   Labourer Ballarat W. Kiel, Germany 63 Henery & Mary Married 1 1883 C.E. Imbecile House Committee 13 Aug. 1889 10 22 Aug. 1889     Struck the inmate ? Foster in the head with water can, afterwards absconded. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Hemming James                                 14 July, 1875 at 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Hender Alexander Strachan   A Male Child   B.B.A.                 2 Aug. 1911   15 Aug. 1911     Born at B.B.A. on 2/8/11 at 2.30 a.m. named Alexander Strachan Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Hender Olive May 271 Servant Creswick Creswick 19 Richard & Catherine Single - Native Methodist Pregnant President 29 July, 1911   15 Aug. 1911     £1.1 paid Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1911/12
Henderson James   Labourer Bungaree Aberdeenshire, Scotland 59 Robert & Ellen Single   1854 Presbyterian Rhumatics House Committee 23 Sept, 1890 DH   291         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Henderson James                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Henderson James                           5     5 July, 1892   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Henderson John 1067 Tailor Stockyard Hill Caithness, Scotland 28 William & Ellen Single  nil 1864 Presbyterian Phthisis House Committee per Rev. W. Henderson 9 July. 1867   5 Nov. 1867     Gave notice and left in anticipation of proceeding to Europe £5 voted by the Committee for the purpose. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Henderson John 2282 Painter Melbourne Newcastle, Northumberland 68 Henry & Jane Widower 1870 1870 C.E. Rhumatics J. Oddie Esq. President 12 Sept. 1872   30 Sept. 1872     Absconded from the Asylum, was sent down to the Painters for some Amba and didn't return. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Henderson John   Miner Smythesdale Newcastle, North of England 67 John & Mary Widower nil 1856 C.E. Partial Blind General Committee per Rev’d J.R. Mercer 11 June, 1887 DH         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Henderson John                   C.E.           EP W S 7 October, 1889 A Sudden Case of Death, As he was sitting by the Store Room Fire, warming his feet, he feel off the chair and expired, apoplectic fit. Doctor sent for at once. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Henderson John 5 Labourer Ballarat Dunkeith, Scotland 92 Orbits & Agnes Widower Nil 1862  Cong. Infirm Ex. Committee 11 July, 1899 355         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Henderson Thomas  362 Baker Creswick Belfast, Ireland 68 George & Ellen Widower 1 1835 C.E. Blindness R. Lewis President Esq. 7 May. 1863 118 1 Sept. 1863     On his own request. House Committee giving him 10/- cash Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Henderson Thomas 994 Groom Little Bendigo Belfast, Ireland 74 George & Ellen single  nil 1837 C.E. Broken collar bone House Committee 4 Mar. 1867   11 May. 1867     Recovered and left to fill at situation in Bungaree Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Henderson Thomas 1031 Groom Little Bendigo Belfast, Ireland 74 George & Ellen Single  nil 1837 C.E. Broken Collar Bone House Committee 15 May. 1867   3 Sept. 1867     Was admitted on the 4th March last, and left for a situation in Bungaree but found himself incapable of performing the work, was readmitted by the Master. Left on his own request having rations given him. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Henderson William   Cook Boraac Grenville Edinboro, Scotland 79 George & Isabella Widower nil 1851 Presbyterian Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 18 Feb. 1891 133         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Henderson William                           225 10 Feb. 1892     Discharged for absenting without leave. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Henderson William   Labourer Mt. Bute Edinburgh 80 John & Isabella Widower nil 1832 Presbyterian Infirm Ex Committee 15 Feb. 1892 136       Readmitted. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Henderson William       Scotland 84         Presbyterian       55     24 August, 1895   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Hendon Jane   Servant Greendale nr. Blackwood Arrarat 26 Charles & Ellen Single 1 1859 C.E. Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 15 Apr. 1885   28 May, 1885     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and a place to go to at Mrs. Jamieson’s, 12 Talbot Street. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Hendon     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Illegitimate   1885 R.C. Force of Circumstances   16 May, 1885   28 May, 1885     3 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Hendra Elizabeth   F.                     1 Jan. 1921   12 Feb. 1921     Taken out by Husband Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Insane Inmates 1910-1921 1910-1921 Insane
Hendy George   A Male Child   B.B. Asylum                         9 May, 1913 Born at B.B.Asylum on 9/5/13. About 4 hours. Baby died at 11 p.m. Named George Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Hendy Mrs. Maud 254 Housewife Ballarat Ballarat East 37 John & Mary Ann Married 5 Native Methodist Pregnant Emergency 9 May, 1913   21 May, 1913     Home Talbot Street Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Henery James 2405 Shepherd Portland 1864 Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk 82 David & Mary Single nil 1834 C.E. Injury of Hip House Committee  10 Mar. 1873       15 July. 1873 at 10 a.m. Bronchitis, Exhaustion. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Henery Maryanne  2300 Labourer Ballarat W. Bristol, England 61 George & Maryanne Widow 3 1855 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee  8 Oct. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Henery Maryanne                             16 July. 1874     Returned from leave at 6 p.m. worse for drink and soon after absconded was to bring in some ? for the inmates of her ward, which money she is supposed to have either lost or spent. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Henery Maryanne 2696 Laundress Ballarat, W. Bristol 64 George & Maryanne Widow 3 1855 C.E. Rhumatics C. Shopper Esq. V.P. 21 Jul. 1874 163       Readmitted having remained out on liberty day. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Henley James 1295 Servant Pleasant Creek Dublin, Ireland 69 James & Mary Single nil 1849 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 30 June. 1868           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Henley Jane 106 Living at home Melbourne Talbot 36 Edward B. & Mary Single Nil Native C.E. Infirm President 14 June, 1902           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Henley Jane   F.   Victoria 38         C.E.       214 10 May, 1904     Sent to Lunatic Asylum Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Henly James                                 12 May, 1881 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Henneberg Wilhelmina 10 Servant Mallee Hamilton 26 Henry & Kate Single Nil Native C.E. Pregnant President 6 Aug. 1900 53 27 Sept. 1900     Wilhelmine Sonneberg Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Henneberg     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Wilhelmina       C.E.     9 Sept. 1900 19 27 Sept. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Hennerey Margaret                               WS    RP 28 September, 1887 12 night Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Hennerey Maryanne   f.                                 Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Hennery Maryanne                             29 June, 1877     on the 28th liberty day was in drink and when she came home at 6 p.m. , wanted leave for this day, and on being reported gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Hennesey   2698 a female child with Mother     aged 8 mths. James & Anne Legitimate   1873 R.C. Assistance to Horsham Casual C. Shopper Esq. V.P. 22 Jul. 1874 2 23 Jul. 1874       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Hennesey Anne 2697 House Wife Horsham Cty. Cork, Ireland 40 William & Jane Mooney Married 5 1858 R.C. Assistance to Horsham Casual C. Shopper Esq. V.P. 22 Jul. 1874 2 23 Jul. 1874       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Hennesey Mrs. May  338 Housewife Ballarat Lal Lal 22 William & Sarah Ann Robertson Married - Native Methodist Pregnant President 11 Jan. 1913   16 Jan. 1913     10/- Week Own accord Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Hennessey Dennis 355 Labourer Sebastopol Clare, Ireland 78 John & Maggie Widower 1 1803 C.E. Old Age Mr. MacLeod 17 Dec. 1910   21 Jan. 1911     ( O.A.P. ) taken by his daughter Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Hennessy Dennis 511 Miner Sebastopol Clare, Ireland 80 John & Mary Widower 1 54 years R.C. Old Age President 31 May, 1912       22 May, 1913 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Hennessy Dennis 929     Ireland 80         R.C.     31 May, 1912         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Hennessy Harry 1999 Boy Ballarat   11   Boy     C.E. Flooded out J. Oddie Esq. President 29 Oct. 1870   1 Nov. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Hennessy Joseph 2000 Boy Ballarat   10         C.E. Flooded out J. Oddie Esq. President 29 Oct. 1870   1 Nov. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Hennessy Michael 845 Dyer Perth, W.A, Dublin, Ireland 26 Richard & Sarah Single nil 1853 C.E. Deaf & Dumb House Committee 30 Apr. 1866   8 Nov. 1866     Sent to his sister in Adelaide £3 for voyage, 11/- railway fare, and cash 5/- Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Henning alias Shearer     A Female  Child   Born in the Asylum   Catharine Illegitimate   1891 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   6 Sept. 1891 18 24 Sept. 1891     at 6 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Henning alias Shearer Catharine   Servant Maryborough Camperdown, Victoria 20 William & Catharine Single   1871 Presbyterian Pregnant W. Scott Esq. President 19 Aug. 1891 37 24 Sept. 1891     Gave notice and left with her Mother for Donald, her Infant & Self  in good heath, had no complaint to make. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Henning Thomas 1844 Carpenter Ballarat Dumfries, Scotland 46   Widower 2 1856 Presbyterian Destitute J. Oddie Esq. President 12 Aug. 1870   25 Aug. 1870     Appeared before the House Committee, gave notice and left. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Henrson John       Scotland 94   Widower Nil 1839 Congregationalist       275     1-Apr-01   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Henry James 601 Labourer Portland Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England 75 David & Mary Married 2 1834 R.C. Old & infirm General Committee 19 Oct. 1864   4 March. 1868     Left on his own request and engaged himself Mr. Anderson, Soldiers Hotel at 5/- per week board & lodging Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1864
Henry James 1202 Labourer Portland Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk 79 David & Mary Married 2 1834 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Doane Esq. President 21 Mar. 1868   18 Jan. 1872     Relieved from service. Ill. Gave notice and left, got employment at Mr. Cramplon's Farm Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Henry Maryanne 3241 Nurse Ballarat W. London 65 George & Maryanne Curtis Widow 3 1857 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 10 July, 1877         Had discharged herself from the Asylum on 29 June, being refused leave of absence by the Master, having come home the worse for drink on the 28th. - Liberty stopped for 3 months. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Henry Peter 63 Clerk Mt. Emu Liverpool, England 70 Adam & Christian Single Nil 1857 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 21 Jan. 1902           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Henry Peter       England 72         C.E.       204 20 Jan. 1904       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Henry Phillip 387 Labourer Beaufort Litrim, Ireland 37 Owen & Martha Single nil 1854 R.C. Destitute R. Lewis Esq. President 8 July. 1863 23 20 July. 1863     Had been in jail as a Lunatic. On his own request. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Henry Thomas 942 Cow Herd Hamilton County Monaghan, Ireland 72 James & Mary Widower 4 1852 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 3 Dec. 1866   27 Dec. 1866     Gave notice and left on his own request. Had an old blanket and rations given him on order of the House Committee. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Henscke Eva 25 Servant Ballarat E. Sedan, S. Australia 21 Ferdinand & Harriet Single Nil 1903 Wesleyan Pregnant President 9 Jan. 1904 15 23 Jan. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Henscke     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Eva       Wesleyan     9 Jan. 1904   23 Jan. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Henson John 260 Labourer Ballarat Thorney, Cambridgeshire 52 John & Mary Single Nil 1849 Church of England Disease of Heart General Committee 10 Nov. 1862 310 15 Sept. 1863     Engaged himself in to the service of Dr. Scotthouse Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Henton Henry 762 Storekeeping Creswick Rekedale, Leicester, England 61 Samuel & Elizabeth Widower 2 1851 C.E. Old & Infirm & Disease of Heart House Committee 18 Oct. 1865       13 October . 1865  Outpatient of Creswick Hospital. Effects 5/- paid to Secretary. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Heogh Peter Alias See Heogh, Peter Heogh Peter                                  
Hepburn James 97 Labourer Ballarat Glasgow 74 James & Janet Widower Nil 1841 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 26 May, 1894 35         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Hepburn James 303                         18     18 July, 1894   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Heppel Thomas       England 93         C.E.       149     26 November, 1895   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Heppill Thomas   Butcher   England 87         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Herbert Thomas 41 Labourer Ballarat Cheshire, England 71 Joseph & Elizabeth Single Nil 1851 C.E. Infirm President 29 Oct. 1896 247         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Herbert Thomas 283     England 72         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Herbert Thomas       England 71         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Herbert Thomas       England 75         C.E.       279     3 April. 1904   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Heres Mrs. C. 114 Housewife Ballarat East Native 35 George & Caroline Married 4 Native C.E. Pregnant President 28 May, 1908   17 June, 1908     No cash Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Heres Louisa Maud   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 4 June, 1908   17 June, 1908     Born at B.B.A. on 4/6/08 at 10 p.m. named Louisa Maud Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1907/08
Heresy Maria   F.                       270 27-Mar-01       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Herety Maria 60 Servant Wanderer Mayo, Ireland 66 Thomas & Kate Quinn Widow 2 1857 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 19 Jan. 1900 163         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Herety Maria 13 Servant Melbourne Mayo, Ireland 68 Thomas & Kate Quinn Widow 2 1857 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 5 Aug. 1901       19 May, 1911 Gaol Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Herity Maria 110 F.   Ireland 73         R.C.     5 Aug. 1901       19 May, 1911   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Herrick Daniel  277 Farmer Pyramid Hill Tipperary, Ireland 65 John & Bridget Marxman Widower 5 50 years R.C. Rheumatism President 13 Apr. 1910   14 Apr. 1910     Absconded from Nazareth House returned 14/4/10 Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Herring Ellen   Needlewoman Gordon Uxbridge nr. London 65 John & Anne Tracy Widow 2 1854 C.E. Debility & Cataract General Committee 15 July, 1885           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Herring Ellen   F.                         6 Jan. 1887     This woman having become quite unmanageable, abusing the officers and the inmates, making use of filthy language, have on several occasions been reported to the President on this occasion he directed her discharged from the Asylum. Cash 5/- Sent to Geelong by H. Committee. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Herrmann Bruno Max   A Male Child   B.A.B.                           Born at B.A.A on 25/11/15 named Bruno Max Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1915/16
Herrmann Freida 362 Housewife Lal Lal Berlin, Germany 32 Harry & Auigusta Married 1 2 1/2 yrs. Lutheran Pregnant   27 Oct. 1915   9 Dec. 1915     To Lal Lal through Mrs. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1915/16
Herrs Carl                         11 June, 1918           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Ordinary Inmates 1901/21
Hetherington Thomas                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Hetherton Mary 9 Housewife Epping, Melbourne   41 Thomas & Mary Glenny Widow 5 Native R.C.     29 Aug. 1896 17 15 Sept. 1896     Admitted after confinement Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Hethridge Thomas   Miner   England 77         C.E.       208   CW 24 January, 1891 11 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Hetsom/Fletsom Joseph 67 Wool Presser Glenfine America 75 John & Fanny Single   1869 C.E.   Ex. Committee 7 Feb. 1908       4 April, 1908 See his Admission Form 7/2/08. Refused to work Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Heuston Catharine   Laborer Ballarat E. Dublin 65 Thomas & Mary Grogan Widow nil 1856 R.C. Blind General Committee 27 July, 1886   4 Oct. 1886   20 August, 1907 Railway fare paid to Cootamundra where she was to meet her Friends. Left here in good health Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Heuston Catharine   Sempstress Ballarat E. Dublin 65 Thomas & Mary Grogan Widow nil 1836 R.C. Partial Blind General Committee 21 Dec. 1886 2     20 March. 1907   Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Heuston Catherine 6 F.   Ireland 86         R.C.     27 Jul. 1886       20 August, 1907   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Hewson Annie 22 Housewife Ballarat E. Bendigo 23 Elias & Maragert ? Married Nil Native C.E. Pregnant Em. Case 1 Nov. 1897 65 4 Jan. 1898       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
Hewson     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Annie       C.E.     21 Dec. 1897 14 4 Jan. 1898       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98