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: Mda - Mnz

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
Mead John   Clerk East Charlton Cork, Ireland 61 Patrick & Mary Single   1851V / 8 VD R.C. Bronchitis House Committee 11 Feb. 1890 142         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Mead Joseph 778 Tailor Plough Hotel, Burn Bank Road Barnet, Herts. 71 Joseph & Anne Single nil 1854 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 4 Dec. 1865         Had been a settler on the Swan River, S.A. 24 years. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Mead Joseph                                 5 June, 1874 at 7 a.m. Cash found 12/8d. and paid to Secty. on the 6th. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Mead Michael 1572 Miner Spring Creek nr. Bendigo County Cork, Ireland 36 John & Mary Single nil 1852 R.C. Anurism House Committee 3 Aug. 1869           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Meade John   Clerk   Ireland 62         R.C.       319     15 May, 1891 4 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Meckione John 107 ? Ballarat Londonderry, Ireland 40 George & Anne Single Nil 1852 Roman Catholic Disease of thigh General Committee 30 Jul. 1861 77 14 Oct. 1861 On his request   This man came from Hospital with ? very weak, he has  Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Medwell John 2640 Farmer Learmonth Stamford, Lincolnshire 65 Robert & Jane Married 9 1844 C.E. Paralysis General Committee per J. Bath Esq. 15 Apr. 1874   29 Apr. 1874     Found to be insane and dangerous to himself and others, was reported to the General Committee with Medical Officer’s Report, and directed to be sent to a Lunatic Asylum ( Constable Corrigan ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Mee Wat   2981 Miner Mt. Misery Canton 65 Mon Jong Married 4 1856 Confucius General Debility General Committee 25 Jan. 1876           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Mee Wat                                 WS    EP 30 September, 1887 at 5.30 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Mee Watt                                       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Mee William 2871 Gardener Lexton Nottinghamshire 80 Mathew & Elizabeth Widower 2 1855 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 4 June, 1875           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Mee William                                 11 November, 1879 Died suddenly form hear disease. £2.8.0 found and paid to the Secretary. No. 91 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Meehan Bessie 141 Servant Ballarat West Kildare, Ireland 78 John & Margaret Single -   R.C. Bad Leg President 15 June, 1911         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Meehan Bessie 393 Servant Ballarat West Kildare, Ireland 78 John & Margaret Single  - Native R.C. Bad Leg President 15 June, 1911         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Meehan Mary 106 Housewife Ballarat Limerick, Ireland 78         R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 15 Apr. 1899           Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Meehan Mary   F.   Ireland 79         R.C.       351     16 June, 1900   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Meek James McKain 98     England 82         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Meek James McKain       England 82         C.E.       310 6 May, 1899       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Meekison ( alias Nichols )   3999 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Janet Illegitimate   1881 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   13 Feb. 1882   13 Feb. 1882     n. & Doctor sent for urgent came. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Meekison alias Nicholson Janet 3977 Servant ( Out of D. ) Queenscliffe Geelong 21 Edward & Margaret Single   1860 Presbyterian Pregnant H. Joseph Esq., President 26 Dec. 1881           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Meekison ( alias Nicholson ) Janet   f.                         13 Mar. 1882     Gave notice and