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 background: -o-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Ballarat Health Services.

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

Alphabetical Listing: McE - McK

October 2017

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

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of background: -ms-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Application By Whom Recommended Date of filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient( startColorstr='#ededed', endColorstr='#cdcdcd',GradientType=0 ); _background: #ededed} Admission Period for
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Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
McElliget Rose 32 Housekeeper Ballarat E. Ballarat 21 Johan & Susan Wilson Married 1 Native Wesleyan Pregnant President 20 Apr. 1897 26 5 May, 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
McElliget     Male Child   Born in the .container{width:960px; margin:0 auto} Asylum   Rose       Wesleyan     2 May, 1897   15 May, 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
McElroy Catherine 54                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
McElroy or McIlroy Catherine 49                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
McElroy Catherine 305 F.   Scotland 70         Presbyterian     2 Oct. 1906           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
McElroy Mary 3605 Knitter Ballarat W. Cty. Fermanagh, Ireland 72 Edward & Fanny Fisher Widow 13 1860 R.C. Cronic Disease J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 7 Jan. 1880         Brought in cab from District Hospital in a low and weak state. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
McElroy Mary   f.                                 Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
McElroy Mary   f.                             28 April, 1882 6 1/2 p.m. Buried on .bottom_bg{height:auto; padding:0 15px; margin-top:20px} Monday 1st. May by her Friends Mr. ?Carpenter Street - 10 1/2 a.m. funeral Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
McEnerney Dennis 2905 Labourer Stawell Cty, Clare, Ireland 75 James & Mary Single nil 1858 R.C. Old & Infirm House Committee per Correspondence 4 Aug. 1875   16 Nov. 1875     Made application to .kwd_bloack ul li a:hover, .bottom_rs ul li a:hover{color:#fff} the .header{height:100px; border-top:10px solid #472558; background:url(http://i3.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/h_bg.gif); overflow:hidden} House Committee to be sent back to .footer-nav{width: 100%; height:74px; text-align:center; color:#c0c0c0;} Stawell as the .leftblk{float:left; overflow:hidden} air of Ballarat was to .kwd_bloack ul{padding-bottom:20px} .footer-nav a{font-size:12px; line-height:74px; color:#c0c0c0; padding: 0 5px; text-decoration:underline} cold for him, his railway fare paid to .footer-nav a:hover{text-decoration: none} Arrarat and Humspm.com 2/6d.given him. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
McEwan James 1835 Labourer Ballarat Cty. Armagh, Ireland 38 James & Bridget Married 8 1867 R.C. Phthisis General Committee per R. Kent Esq. 1 Aug. 1870   18 Sept. 1870     Gave notice and left, he was directed to see the .leftblk img{float: left; margin-top:22px; *margin-top:18px; padding-right: 15px;} Medical Officer before going but proceeded on .bottom_rs{width:auto; height:auto} leaving. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
McEwan James 1836 Shepherd Ross Farm, Greens Creek Argyleshire, Scotland 52 John & Margaret Single nil 1818 Presbyterian General Debility General Committee per correspondence 2 Aug. 1870       23 May ( 1872 ) at 11 a.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
McEwan Jane 29 Servant Ballarat Kirkcaldy, Scotland 64 John & Ellen Christy Widow 13 1857 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 14 Nov. 1863 130 13 Apr. 1894     At her own request. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
McEwan Jane 285 F.   Scotland 67         Presbyterian         21 Dec. 1897     By Order if President Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
McEwan Jane 175 Charwoman Melbourne Fife, Scot. 80 John & Ellen Widow 9 1849 R.C. Old Age President 11 Mar. 1909   26 June, 1909     Re-admission. Left of her own accord. Re-admitted again 30/6/09 to 8/1/10. Gone to Melbourne. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1908/09
McEwan Jane 500 Servant Abbotsford Scotland 80 John & Helen Married 13 60 years Presbyterian Old Age President 10 May, 1912   11 May, 1912   5 September, 1912 Re-admission. Done up/drunk taken by Police re-admitted 14/5/12 liberty stopped for 1 month, Re-admitted 14/5/12 [ died at 5.30 a.m. ] Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
McEwan Jane 917     Scotland 80         Presbyterian     10 May, 1912   11 May, 1912     Drunk Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
McEwan Jane 919 F.   Scotland 80         Presbyterian     14 May, 1912       6 September, 1912 [ Re-admission ] Death 5.30 a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
McEwen Bridget 3493 Servant Mount Witcheproof, East Charlton Cty. Armagh, Ireland 21 James & Mary Single   1872 R.C. Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 16 Apr. 1879   26 May, 1879     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and a friend to /*.inquire {text-align:right; padding-top:10px; color:#fff} go to .inquire a {font-size:12px; font-weight:normal; color:#fff}*/ with Mrs. Daley, Pleasant St., Ballarat Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
McEwen   3505 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Bridget Illegitimate   1879 R.C. Force of Circumstances   8 May, 1879   26 May, 1879     8 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
McEwen James 62 Labourer Ballarat Scotland 71 Thomas & Rebecca Widower 3 1847 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 30 Jan. 1900 152         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
McEwen James       Scotland 74         Presbyterian         18 May, 1902     Got a. p. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
McEwen Jane 46 Servant Gaol Fifeshire, Scotland 66 John & Ellen Christy Widow 13 1847 Presbyterian   Ex. Committee 21 Nov. 1896 221         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
McEwen Jane 43 Servant Melbourne Gaol Fife, Scotland 67 John & Ellen Christie Widow 8 1850 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 1 Nov. 1899 242         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
McEwen Jane   F.  Servant   Scotland 69   Widow 8 1851 Presbyterian       339 04-Jun-01       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
McEwen Jane 81 Servant Wanderer Fife, Scotland 71 John & Ellen Christie Widow 8 1850 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 23 Feb. 1903 127         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
McEwen Jane   F.   Scotland 74         Presbyterian         8 Jan. 1910     Gone to Melbourne Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
McFadyen Hugh 895 Servant Ballarat Argyleshire, Scotland 35 Donald & Sarah Single nil 1856 Presbyterian Phthisis J. Doane Esq. President 30 Aug. 1866       16 September.1866  Admitted in a very low state. No Effects. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
McFall Mary 351                 C.E.   President 5 Dec. 1910   19 June, 1910     Returned to Wendouree Asylum by order Dr. Barker See #353 Remarks Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
McFarlane Donald 3158 Labourer Bullarook Glasgow 68 Donald & Rosannah Widower nil 1852 Presby. Blind J. Oddie Esq. President 20 Jan. 1872   23 Jan. 1872     Swag. Sent down to the President for discharge as he had recently as he had recently left the .domain_name{float:left; line-height:34px; font-size:26px; font-weight: normal; color:#fff; padding-top:27px; width:535px} Castlemaine Institution. Coach fare paid in24th. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
McFarlane Elizabeth 16 Housewife Ballarat Geelong 34 John & Ellen Hughes Married Nil Native R.C. Pregnant President 16 Nov. 1896 44 30 Dec. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
McFarlane     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth       R.C.     16 Dec. 1896   30 Dec. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
McFarlane John 28 Tailor Wanderer Lanarkshire, Scotland 67 Andrew & Catherine Married 3 1892 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 18 Oct. 1904 256 11 Nov. 1906       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
McFarlane John       Scotland 68         R.C.         11 Nov. 1906     Drunk see Blk. Book Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
McFarlane Peter 52 Labourer Wanderer Perth, Scotland 76 Donald & Elgin Single Nil 1839 Presbyterian Infirm Ex. Committee 15 Dec. 1896 196         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
McFarlane Peter 289     Scotland 77         Presbyterian                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
McFarlane Peter       Scotland 76         Presbyterian       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
McFarlane Peter       Scotland 80         Presbyterian       313     9 May, 1903   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
McFarran John R. 15 Labourer Gaol ( Dean ) Dumbarton, Scotland 72 Alexander & Mary Widower Nil 1858 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 3 Sept. 1895 217 7 Apr. 1896       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
McGafrey John 48 Miner Ballarat Newton Stewart Co. Tyrone Ire. 30 Daniel & Romsey Single Nil 1850 C. England Fractured legs General Committee 7 Aug. 1860 454 Nov. 2 1861 By Order of .kwd_bloack h4{font-size:13px; line-height:18px; color:#ababab; padding-left: 4px; text-transform: uppercase; text-align: center;} .content{background:#483d5b; -webkit-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); House Committee on .bottom_rs h3{line-height:20px; padding:10px 0} Medical Officer Report with donation of -moz-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); 5/-     Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1860
McGann John 7     Scotland 72         Presbyterian     29 Jan. 1887       18 July, 1909   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
McGann John       Scotland 71         Presbyterian     29 Jan. 1897           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
McGann John 34     Scotland 65         Prot.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
McGann John       Scotland 64         Protestant       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
McGauren Barnard                   R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
McGauren Barnard                           36   W 5 August, 1891 4 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
McGaurew Barnard   Labourer   Ireland 75         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
McGeehan John 2770 Labourer Wilson’s Station, Wimmera Cty. Armagh, Ireland 37 Hugh & Ellen Single nil 1857 R.C. Paralysis R. Wugley Esq. President per Mrs. Wilson, Ercildoune 23 Dec. 1874 2 24 Dec. 1874     Considered by the #logo{float:right;width:300px;padding:15px 0 0} Medical Officer a fit case for the  District Hospital, Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
McGeen John                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Mc Geighan John       Ireland 66         R.C.       193 9 Jan. 1904       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
McGenn John   Blacksmith Springs, Mount ?, Mynyip, Wimmera Wigtown, Scotland 54 Peter & Mary Single   1860 Presbyterian Injury of Hip J. Phillips Esq. President 29 Jan. 1887 DH     18 April, 1909 1 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
McGenn John                    Presby.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
McGenn John   Blacksmith   Scotland 58         P.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
McGeighan John 32 Labourer Wanderer Down, Ireland 65 Hugh & Ellen Single Nil 1857 R.C. Infirm  Em. Case 24 Oct. 1902 249         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
McGeoghan John 115 Labourer Anywhere Down, Ireland 71 Hugh & Ellen Single - 1857 R.C. Old Age President 23 May, 1908   26 Oct. 1908     He is a perfect Blackguard, not fit to .sale-msg {background:#fff; color:#4b4b4b; text-align:center; font-size:14px; height:40px; width:100%; top:0; left:0} be in an Institution, he was the #logo p{text-align:right;clear:both;padding:4px 2px 0 0; color:#aeaeae;} same when an Infant.Most of box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75);} the #logo p a{color:#ffffff;font-size:11px;text-decoration:underline;} Inmates hope he will not be allowed to .sale-msg a {text-decoration: none; color:#079ce9; font-size:14px; line-height:40px} return. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
McGeaghan John 389 Labourer Royal Park Down, Ireland 77 Hugh & Ellen Single  - 54 years R.C. Rheumatism President 1 June, 1911   8 July, 1911     Re-admission Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
McGhie John 251 Labourer Avoca Tyrone, Ireland 61 Daniel & Jane Single Nil 1850 Church of England Rhumanation General Committee 22 Oct. 1862 48 9 Dec. 1862     On his own request, finding himself much better and