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: Oaa - Ozz

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
O’Beirne [ O’Brien ? ] Thomas 87 Miner Ballarat Dublin, Ireland 50 Gilbert & Jane Single Nil 1856 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 2 June, 1896 28         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
O'Beirne [ O’Brien ?] Thomas 254     Ireland 53         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
O’Beirne Thomas       Ireland 58         R.C.       122 30 Oct. 1899     Sent to Lunatic Asylum Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
O’Brian Anne    Servant Ballarat E. Buninyong 20 William & Anne Single   1870 R.C. Pregnant M. C. Carey Esq. V.P. 14 May, 1890 34 16 June, 1890     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and gone to her Friend, James St., Ballarat East. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
O’Brian     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Anne Illegitimate   1890 R.C. Force of Circumstances   26 May, 1890 22 16 June, 1890     5 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
O’Brian Elizabeth 9 Servant Lancefiedl Lancefiedl 21 Morris & Catherine Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 8 Sept. 1897 33 11 Oct. 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
O’Brian     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth       R.C.     27 Sept. 1897 14 11 Oct. 1897       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
O’Brian Ellen                             29 Jan. 1879     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and lodging to go to at Mrs. Williams, Humphrey, and to call on Mrs. Cummings. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
O’Brian   3463 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Ellen Illegitimate   1879 R.C. Force of Circumstances   13 Jan. 1879   29 Jan. 1879     5 1/2 p.m. ( D. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
O’Brian Garrett                                 19 August, 1874 11 1/2 a.m. His remains were taken by his friend to Geelong for cremation on the 20th. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
O’Brian Jane 3693 Servant Maryborough Maryborough, Victoria 24 Thomas & Mary Single nil 1856 C.E. Pregnant H. Joseph Esq. President 7 June, 1880   28 June, 1880     Order ?? 26 May. Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health, and a Friend’s to go to, Mrs. Lestwich, Humphrey St. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
O’Brian Jane   Servant Arrarat Maryborough 24 Thomas & Mary Single 1 1861 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 16 Apr. 1885 2e. 29 Apr. 1885     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health to reside with a Mrs. Harrison, Humffray Street, Ballarat Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
O’Brian   3698 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Illegitimate   1880 C.E. Force of Circumstances   14 June, 1880   28 June, 1880     1/4 to 12 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
O’Brian     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Jane Illegitimate   1885 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   16 Apr. 1885   29 Apr. 1885     4 1/2 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
O'Brian Joannah 2284 Servant Ballarat Cty. Kilkenny 20 Richard & Mary Single nil 1857 R.C. Pregnant Urgent Case per Dr.Bullen 17 Sept. 1872   1 Oct. 1872     Brought to the
Asylum by Dr. Bullen at 1/4 to 8 a.m. in labour. Taken out by her Sister in good health, as well as her child and left.
Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
O'Sullivan Thomas                           92 30 Sept. 1892     At his own request Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
O'Sullivan Thomas 58 Cook Ballarat Cork 72 Patrick & Bridget Single nil 1840 R.C. Spinal Disease Ex Committee 13 Dec. 1892 261         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
O'Sullivan Thomas 105     Ireland 77         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
O'Sullivan Thomas       Ireland 76         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
O'Sullivan Thomas Alias See Sullivan, Thomas                                    
Oswald Henry 160 Baker Glenpark Ellenborough, Scotland 80 Henry & Agnes Single - 1853 Presbyterian Infirm President 30 Aug. 1906       18 September, 1906 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Oswald Henry 300       80         Presbyterian     30 Aug. 1906       18 September, 1906   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
O'Toole Thomas   Labourer Maryborough Jail Dublin, Ireland 50 John & Martha Single   1860 R.C. Eccentric in His Ways General Committee per Correspondence 11 Oct. 1890 ?   15 25 Oct. 1890     Absconded on the 25th. Inst. had been about several days before admission by the President ( see Report ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Overbury Edwin Irvin 95 Labourer Smeaton Westbury, Wiltshire 63 Nathaniel & Charlotte Single Nil 1853 Baptist Infirm Treasurer 25 May, 1894 32 26 June, 1894     At his own request. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Owen Isaac 2251 Miner Slatey Creek Cty. Wexford 55 Mark & May Single nil 1842 Wesleyan Phthisis J. Oddie Esq. President 13 July. 1872       16 July. 1872  at 6 a.m.  Brought to the Asylum in a cart in a very low and weak state. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Owen John  1693 Shepherd Glenelg Wakefield, Yorkshire 66 Joseph & Elizabeth Single nil 1837 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 8 Feb. 1870   13 Mar. 1870     Discharged on order of the House Committee as per Doctor's Report of being in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Owen John 1729 Shepherd Glenelg Wakefield, Yorkshire 66 Joseph & Elizabeth Single nil 1837 C.E. Rhumatic & Destitute Readmitted in order of House Committee 14 Mar. 1870       22 November ( 1872 ) 6 1/2 a.m. heart disease and dropsey Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Owen John 3378 Shepherd Beaufort Seven Oakes, Kent 78 John & Mary Single nil 1832 C.E. Deaf & Paralysis General Committee per Correspondence 3 June, 1878           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Owen John                                 15 May, 1879 2 p.m. No.63 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Owen John       England 79         C.E.         25 Oct. 1905   17 August, 1908 absent without permission Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Owen John H.W. 186     N.S.W. 69         C.E.     16 Jan. 1906       17 August, 1908 5.55.a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Owen John Henry Wilberforce 60 Clerk Melbourne Sydney, N.S.W. 68 Stephen & Rebecca Single Nil 1858 he said on last admission  C.E. going to turn R.C. Infirmity Gen. Committee 16 Jan. 1906       17 August, 1908 5.55 a.m. Came from Gaol. See Doctor’s Report For. 40 17/1/06. 1858 [ Arrived in the Colony ]  he said on last admission. [ Birth Place ] The last time he was admitted said Brompton, England. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Owens John H. 62 Clerk Wanderer Brompton, England 75 Stephen & Rebecca Single Nil 1858 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 1 Feb. 1904 159       Gaol Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Owen John 27 Clerk Melbourne Brompton, England 78 Stephen & Rebecca Single Nil 1858 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 11 Oct. 1904 78 27 Nov. 1904   17 August, 1908 5.55 a.m. See Fol. 162 Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Oxenberry George 4011 Miner Maryborough Bridoort, Dorsetshire 80 Laurence & Elziabeth Single   1854 C.E. Imbecile Readmitted, having strayed away from Infirmity of the Mind 6 Mar. 1882       15 Mar. 1882 4 p.m. Absconded on the 24th February last, was found by Policeman ?, half starved and brought back. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Oxenbury George 3700 Miner Maryborough Bridport, Dorsetshire 78 Lawrence & Elizabeth Single   1854 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee per Correspondence 18 June, 1880           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Oxenbury George                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Oxenbury George                             24 Mar. 1882     Absconded on the 24th. February, imbecile. Information sent to Police same evening. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882