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: Raa - Riz

April 2018

Consolidated Registers of Inmates 1860-1925

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
Radford Sarah 6 Servant Ballarat E. Ballarat 19 John & Jane Single Nil Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 17 Aug. 1896 56 12 Oct. 1896       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Radford     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Susan       Presbyterian     28 Sept. 1896       3 October, 1896   Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1896/97
Radley Maryanne   Waitress Hamilton Victoria Valley nr. Mount Gambia 18 John & Mary Single   1870 R.C. Pregnant J. Hickman Esq. President 14 Apr. 1888   26 May, 1888     Left with Mother in good health and gave notice. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Renwick Robert 2108 Bricklayer Ballarat London 43 Robert & Sarah Married 1 1867 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 22 Mar. 1871       22 September. 1871  at 11 a.m. Apoplexy Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Rerd Elizabeth Alias See Rerd, Elizabeth Rerd Elizabeth                                  
Restell James   Clerk Melbourne London 35 Charles & Sarah Married nil 1882 C.E.   M. C. Carey Esq. V.P. 6 June, 1889 14 8 June, 1889     The Medical Officer considered him a fit case for the Hospital he was therefore discharged with note  M. C. Carey V.P. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Retallack Anne    Servant Lexton Mt. Misery nr. Lexton 22 John & Jane Single nil 1862 Wesleyan Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 4 Dec. 1884           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Retallack Anne   F.                         30 Feb. 1885     Being in good health as well as her Infant gave notice and left by Lexton Coach, which go to the door when ? stopt, had cash £1/10/0 Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Retallack     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Anne Illegitimate   1885 Wesleyan Force of Circumstances   1 Feb. 1885   20 Feb. 1885       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Retallack     Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Elizabeth     Native Bible Christian     27 Aug. 1894 8     4 September, 1894 4.45 p.m. Died at 2 p.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Retallich Janet 38 Housewife Lexton Ballarat 37 Andrew & Janet Ireland Married 7 Native Presbyterian Pregnant President 23 June, 1899 7         Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1898/99
Retallick     Female Child   Born in the Asylum           C.E.     6 Aug. 1902   21 Aug. 1902       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Retallick Alice 6 Servant Chiltern Lexton 33 John & Jane Single 1 Native C.E. Pregnant President 31 July, 1902 22 22 Aug. 1902       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1902/03
Retallack Elizabeth 6 Servant Lexton Lexton 19 John & Jane Single Nil Native Bible Christian Pregnant President 6 Aug. 1894 38 15 Sept. 1894       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Retallick Janet       Ballarat 27         Presbyterian       17 17 Jul. 1899       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Retallick     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Janet       Presbyterian     4 Jul. 1899 13 17 Jul. 1899       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Reuben Alexander 17 Labourer Ballarat Malta 79 Anthony & Maria Widower 1 1852 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 12 Aug. 1903 322       ( Hospital ) Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Reuben Alexander       Malta 80         C.E.       267     24 March, 1905   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Revensdon John 3 Labourer Wanderer London, England 56 John & Elizabeth Single Nil 1900 C.E. Infirm Gen. Committee 7 July, 1903 77 22 Sept. 1903       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Reynoldes William 3035 Shoemaker Ballarat London, Middlesex 70 Andrew & Mary Married 1 1855 C.E. Spinal Debility House Committee 9 Dec. 1871           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Reynolds Alice 13 Servant Ballarat Wanderer 18 John & Jane Single Nil 1874 C.E. Pregnant President 16 Aug. 1892 15 31 Aug. 1892       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Reynolds Alice 23 Servant Ballarat Ballarat 23 John & Jane Single 1 Native C.E. Pregnant President 17 Dec. 1895 35 21 Jan. 1896     Second time Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Reynolds     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Alice     1892 C.E. Force of Circumstances   16 Aug. 1892 15 31 Aug. 1892       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Reynolds     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Alice     Native C.E.     5 Jan. 1896 16 21 Jan. 1896     11 a.m. Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
[ Reynolds ] Alma May   A Female Child   B.B.A.                 31 July, 1907         Born at the B.B.A. named Alma May at 10.30 31/7/07 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Reynolds Charles 1436 Labourer Kingston nr. Creswick Suffolk, England 59 William & Hannah Single nil 1854 C.E. Amputated Leg House Committee 1 Feb. 1869   14 Feb. 1872     Left for the purpose of ? on the district his belongings to Castlemaine. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1869
Reynolds   3488 A Female Infant   Born in the Asylum   Frances Illegitimate   1879 C.E. Force of Circumstances   6 Apr. 1879   19 Apr. 1879     7 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Reynolds Francis  989 Labourer Scarasdale County Longford, Ireland 60 John & Mary Married 3 1855 R.C. Disease of Heart General Committee 28 Feb. 1867   30 Apr. 1867     [ Swag ] Applied to the House Committee for leave of absence. Had rations given him and was allowed to leave the Asylum. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Reynolds Frank 2869 Hawker Ballarat, E. Cty. Longford, Ireland 70 John & Mary Married 3 1851 R.C. Heart Disease General Committee 2 June, 1875       2 September, 1875 3 1/2 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Reynolds Frences 3486 Servant Ballarat W. America 22 Stephen & Maryanne Single   1863 C.E. Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 4 Apr. 1879   19 Apr. 1879     Gave notice and left, herself and Infant in good health and la home to go to. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Reynolds Henry 1278 Carpenter & Manager Daylesford Cornwall 35 John & Phillipa Single nil 1851 C.E. Paralysis J. Doane Esq. President 12 June. 1868   28 July. 1869     Gave notice and left, apparently in excellent health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Reynolds James 1191 Cabinet Maker Ascot Birmingham 50 Simon & Mary Married 2 1858 C.E. Nearly Blind House Committee 18 Feb. 1868   3 Sept. 1868     Left on his own request to try and get sufficient money to get to ? Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Reynoldes James 2283 Carpenter Ascot Birmingham, England 54 Simon & Mary Married 2 1858 C.E. Partial Blindness General Committee per Mr. Barrett ( Tourella ) 16 Sept. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Reynolds James                             6 Aug. 1873     Appeared before the General Committee to be sent to Melbourne for treatment of his eye,, was allowed rations and 2/6d by the President. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Reynolds James 2542 Carpenter Ascot Birmingham 56 Simon & Mary Married 2 1857 C.E. Partial Blindness House Committee  18 Nov. 1873           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Reynolds James                             23 Jan. 1876     Gave notice and left, got employment at Buninyong Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Reynolds James 3924 Carpenter ( ? ) Ascot Birmingham 54 Simon & Mary Married 2 1858 C.E. Bad Eyes H. Joseph Esq., President 6 Sept. 1881 3d.         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Reynolds James                              2 Jan. 1884     To see his friends at Ascot. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Reynolds James    Carpenter Ascot Birmingham 66 Simon & Mary Married 2 1857 C.E. Partial Blind Returned & Readmitted 5 Jan. 1884   24 June, 1884     As he was incapable of keeping himself Sober & Free excess of drinking, he was discharged by House Committee, after again and again reported ?? Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Reynolds James   Carpenter Ascot Birmingham, England 68 Simon & Mary Married 2 1857 C.E. Defective Sight House Committee 11 May, 1886 1 month         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Reynolds James                   C.E.           EP  W  C 18 September, 1899 5 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Reynolds Mrs. Jane 256 Housewife Ballarat East Cornwall, England 71 Jospeh & Ann Bryant Widow - 30 years Methodist Infirm Ex. Committee 18 Jan. 1910       30 January, 1910   Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Reynolds Mrs. John 76 Housewife Soldiers Hill Ballarat West 22 William & Ellen Oliver Married - Native Presbyterian Pregnant President Re-admitted 28 June, 1907   7 July, 1907     Left of her own accord. Re-admitted on 26/7/07, discharged 14 Aug. 1907 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Reynolds William                                 24 November, 1873 at 3.20 a.m. ( Dropsey ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Reynolds William   Groom Ballarat W. St. Andrews, Holborn, London 69 James & Elizabeth Widower 1 1852 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 24 Feb. 1885   4 May, 1885     Recovered his health gave notice and left having obtained employment, experts his grateful thanks for all had been done for him. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Rhodes John 3755 Produce Merch’t. Ballarat E. St. Luke’s, London 54 John, Mother unknown Widower 2 1852 C.E. Rhumatics H. Joseph Esq. President 4 Oct. 1880           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Rhodes John                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Rhodes John                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Rhodes John   Produce Merchant   England 65         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Rhodes John                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Rhodes John 12     England 72         C. of E.             4 January, 1898   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Rhor John 14 Labourer Wanderer Switzerland 84 Jacob & Mary Ann Widower - 1854 R.C. Old Age   13 May, 1899           Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Rhor John 74     Switzerland 82         R.C.     30 May, 1899           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Rhor John Alias See Rohr, John ( Jacob ) Rhor John                                  
Ribbon Emma   Factory Hand Female Home Ballarat 19 William & Jane Single   1871 C.E. Pregnant  Urgency Case from Female Home 31 Dec. 1890 21 20 Jan. 1891     Left for the Female Home in good health and her own wish and Infant in good health. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Ribbon     A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Emma Illegitimate   1891 C.E. Force of Circumstances   2 Jan. 1891 19 20 Jan. 1891     With Mother Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Ribbon   6088 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Maryanne Illegitimate   1883 C.E. Force of Circumstances   29 June, 1883   17 July, 1883     11 1/2 a.m. ( D. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Ribbons   3741 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Illegitimate   1880 C.E. Force of Circumstances   26 Aug. 1880   8 Sept. 1880     6 p.m. ( D. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Ribbons Maryanne 3740 Servant Ballarat W. Adelaide 21 William & Jane Single nil 1860 C.E. Pregnant H. Joseph Esq. President 24 Aug. 1880   8 Sept. 1880     Gave notice and left with her Mother, herself and Infant in good health. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Ribbon Maryanne 6082 Servant Ballarat, W. Adelaide 23 William & Jane Single 1 1862 C.E. Pregnant J.J. Phillips Esq. President 23 June, 1883 2d. 17 July, 1883     Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and a home to go at Mrs. Manther, Creswick Road Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Ribbons Maryanne   Servant Ballarat E. Adelaide 25 William & Jane Illegitimate - Single 2 1862 C.E. Pregnant Urgency Case 28 Sept. 1885 3e. 14 Oct. 1885     Brought to the asylum in Cab in Labor 7 p.m. Gave notice and left herself and Infant in good health and home to go to with Mrs. Schreder, Peel Street, Ballarat. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Ribbons     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Maryanne Illegitimate   1885 C.E. Force of Circumstances   28 Sept. 1885   14 Oct. 1885     7 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Rice Alice 2916 Servant Ballarat, W. Castlemaine 18 Thomas & Susan Single nil 1857 C.E. Pregnant C. Shopper Esq. President 31 Aug. 1875   13 Sept. 1875     Gave notice and left, herself and her Infant in good health and a home to go to. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Rice   2918 A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Alice Illegitimate   1875 C.E. Force of Circumstances   31 Aug. 1875   13 Sept. 1875       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Rice Christina 55 Living at Home Egerton Egerton 20 William & Sarah Single Nil Native R.C. Pregnant President 3 May, 1900 1 4 May, 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1899/00
Rice Harriet 3460 Servant Creswick Melbourne, Victoria 21 James & Mary Single   1858 C.E. Pregnant J.J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 11 Jan. 1879   10 Feb. 1879     Herself and Infant in good health, gave notice and left and lodgings to go Humphrey Street near Brown Hill Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Rice   3468 A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Harriet Illegitimate   1879 C.E. Force of Circumstances   26 Jan. 1879   10 Feb. 1879     at 12 1/2 noon. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Rice John Robert   A Male Child   B.A. Ballarat                           Born at B.A. Ballarat on 19/7/13 named John Robert Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Rice Mary 259 Domestic Yendon Bungaree, Vic. 24 Robert & Katherin Rice Single ? Native R.C. Pregnant President 31 May, 1913   2 Aug. 1913     Mrs. Gutmann Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Rice William 3 School Master Ballarat  Lannall, Sth. Wales 85 Richard & Frances Married - ? Wesleyan Old Age President 15 July, 1907       14 August, 1907 1.40 a.m. Buried privately Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1907
Richard John 55 Labourer Ballarat Cornwall, England 52 John & Susan Married 4 1873 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 9 Jan. 1900 172         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Richard John       England 57         C.E.       267     24 March, 1903 [ Most probably 1904 ] Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1903/04
Richard John Noel   Male Infant                     26 Dec. 1922   8 Jan. 1923       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1922/23
Richard Mrs. May Kathleen                         24 Dec. 1922 15 8 Jan. 1923       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1922/23
Richard Robert   Splitter   England 71         C.E.       365       ?? Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Richard Robert                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Richarda Thomas 184 Miner Ballaarat Crowan, Cornwall 53 John & Jane Married 7 1854 Church of England Phthisis House Committee 27 Jun. 1862       23 Sept. 1862  Found in pocket silver 4/- Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Richardaon Mary 196 Child Smythesdale Roscommon, Ire. 7 Rowley & Mary Child   1855 Roman Catholic with mother General Committee 15 July. 1862 17 31 July. 1862 ?     Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Richards   1147 Female Child of above Born in the Asylum           1867 R.C. Force of Circumstance   5 Nov. 1867   26 Nov. 1867     12 p.m. Left with Mother in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Richards      Stillborn Female Child       Sarah             10 Nov. 1903           Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Richards     Male Child   Born at the Asylum   Martha E.       C.E.     10 Oct, 1904 16 25 Oct. 1904     Stanley Arthur Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
[ Richards ]     Male Child   Benevolent Asylum                 4 Oct. 1906   18 Oct. 1906     Born 4/10/06 at Benevolent Asylum Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Richards     Stillborn Child                     3 June, 1924 -       Baby born outside, Stillborn Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Richards Ada 13 Servant Ballarat Ballarat 20 Abraham & Isabella Single Nil Native Wesleyan Pregnant Em. Case 16 Aug. 1900 22 7 Sept. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Richards     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Ada       Wesleyan     23 Aug. 1900 16 7 Sept. 1900       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1900/01
Richards Eliza 168 Housewife Ballarat Truro, Cornwall 81   Married 3 1856 Wesleyan Infirm President 18 Oct. 1906       18 October, 1906   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Richards Eliza 308 F.   England 81         Wesleyan     18 Oct. 1906       18 October, 1906   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Richards Florence 31 Housewife Ballarat E. Ballarat 22 Thomas & Mary Conder Married 2 Native Wesleyan Emergency Case   29 Dec. 1894 3 1 Jan. 1895       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1894/95
Richards Henery   Splitter Bungaree Cornwall, England 62 Thomas & Mary Single nil 1855 Wesleyan Rhumatics J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 29 Jan. 1885 D.H.   SEE   Readmitted on the 4th. March having stayed out on the 5th. February liberty day. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Richards Henery                   Wesleyan           EP  W 12 December, 1889 at 8 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Richards James 39                                   Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Richards Jane   Living with Mother Ballarat E. Ballarat E.   Josiah & Eliza Single Nil   Wesleyan Weak Intellect   3 Jan. 1901         [ date of 1901 may be incorrect as entry is within 1902 year ?? ] Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1901/02
Richards Jane 211 F.   Ballarat East 63         Wesleyan     3 Jan. 1901           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Richards Jane   F.                     3 Jan. 1901       15 July, 1920   Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Ordinary Inmates 1901/21
Richards Jane 34 Domestic Ballarat Victoria 53 Josiah & Eliza Oliver Single -   Methodist   Ex. Committee 22 June, 1905           Register of Inmates 1907-1915: Misc 1898-1914 1898-1914 Misc.
Richards Jane                         3 June, 1924 14 16 June,, 1924       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Richards John   Miner Ballarat E. Cornwall 74 William & Mary Single   1857 Wesleyan Paralysis J.T. Phillips Esq. Pr. & Mr. Bath 8 Jan. 1884         Having got on the drink, he absconded. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Richards John   Miner Creswick Cornwall, England 76 William & Mary Widower nil 1847 C.E. Paralysis House Committee 7 July, 1885   7 Sept. 1885     Came home under the influence of drink went out in the afternoon Sunday Sept. 6 and absconded, as before Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Richards John   Pastry Cook None Cornwall 80 William & Mary Single   1854 C.E. Rhumatics House Committee 21 May, 1889           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Richards John                   C.E.         15 July, 1889     Gave notice and left he had recovered his health and got employment at Mr. Bale at Care Learmonth. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Richards John   Confectioner Gordons Cornwall 82 William & Mary Single nil 1829 C.E. Infirm General Committee 5 Apr. 1892 43 18 May, 1892       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Richards John 38 Labourer Gaol Cornwall 82 William & Mary Single nil 1847 C.E. Infirm President 22 Oct. 1892 26 17 Nov. 1892     Went out on liberty day and did not return Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Richards John 50 Labourer Wanderer Cornwall 82 William & Mary Single nil 1847 C.E. Infirm General Committee 29 Nov. 1892 213     10 June, 1893 Readmitted Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Richards John 252 Laborer Ballarat East Wales 87 William & Ann Widower   57 years Cal-Methodist Old Age President 19 Dec. 1913       4 Jan. 1914 O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1913/14
Richards John H. 371     Victoria 32         Wesleyan     13 May, 1907   14 May. 1907       Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Richards John Henry 235 Teacher Austin Hospital Beechworth 32 Nicholas & Lucy Single - Native Wesleyan Spine Complaint Gen. Committee 13 May, 1907   14 May, 1907     Both [ JohnGeorge Morgan ] dissatisfied with the place and left for Melbourne. Mrs. Coates & myself pointed out their position. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1906/07
Richards Margaret 1146 Servant Mr. Frazer's, Learmonth County Antrim, Ireland 26 Joseph & Anne Richards Single    1864 R.C. Pregnant ?? 5 Nov. 1867   26 Nov. 1867     8 p.m. Have made application for admission to the Hospital, and sent down to Mr. Lewis, who sent her up to the Asylum. Left with her child in good health Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Richards Martha 29               Native C.E. Pregnant President 26 Dec. 1901 14 9 Jan. 1902       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1901/02
Richards     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Martha       C.E.     26 Dec. 1901   9 Jan. 1902       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1901/02
Richards Martha E, 17 Servant Ballarat E. Beaufort           C.E. Pregnant Em. Case 10 Oct, 1904 16 25 Oct. 1904       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1904/05
Richards Rhoda 49 Servant Guildford, Castelmanine Egerton 20 Louis & Mary Single - Native C of E. Pregnant President 11 Sept. 1906 38 18 Oct. 1906     £1 Paid to Matron Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
Richards Robert   Splitter Egerton Suffolk, England 70 Robert & Anne Married 3  2L 1848 C.E. Injury of Arm O. Edwards Esq. President 28 May, 1890 34       ( Robert Riches ) Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Richards Robert 63     England 78         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Richards Sarah 12 Servant Lara Lara 17 Josephine & Elizabeth Single Nil Native C.E. Pregnant President 2 Oct. 1903   7 Dec. 1903       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1903/04
Richards William 688 Shepherd Burrumbeet London, Engl. 69 John & Mary Single nil 1847 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 18 Apr. 1865         No change of clothing or bedding with him. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Richards William                                 25 February, 1878 4 p.m. No. 27 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Richards William 3591 Labourer Egeron Glamorganshire, Wales 69 William & Anne Widower 6 1856 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee per Correspondence 21 Nov. 1879           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Richards William                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Richards William                               W 22 August, 1884 5 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Richards William 42 Miner Ballarat Cornwall 79 John & Jane Widower 5 1852 Wesleyan Infirm President 3 Nov. 1892 163     15 April, 1893   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Richards William 85 Labourer Ballarat E. Wales 76 Richard & May Single Nil 1888 Wesleyan Infirm   2 Apr. 1901 90         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Richards William       Wales 81         Wesleyan             12 December, 1908   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Richardson Anne 2358 Servant of all work Ballarat E. London 62 John & Sarah Brookbank Widow 3 1862 C.E. Bad Leg J. Oddie Esq. President per Police Authorities 19 Dec. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Richardson Anne                             8 Jan. 1874     Got a situation Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Richardson ( alias Robinson ) Anne 3987 Charwoman Ballarat E. London 72 John & Sarah Brookbank Widow 3 1862 ( 28 yrs. VDL ) C.E. Infirm House Committee 24 Jan. 1882           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Richardson Anne   F.                             27 December, 1884 7 p.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Richardson Carloine   f.                                 Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Richardson Caroline 3245 Nurse Ballarat E. Guilford, Surrey 58 Robert & Unknown Erle Widow nil 1839 C.E.   General Committee` 30 July, 1877         £25 to be paid per Mr. Kent Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1877
Richardson Caroline                             28 May, 1878     Was reported to the House Committee for coming home late and
very tipsy on the evening of the 24th, Queen’s Birthday, was helped up in the House by George Wearne, when going to see her ?. Discharged  ?? and allowed provisions.
Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Richardson Caroline 3381 Nurse Ballarat E. Guildford, Surrey 59 Robert & Harriet Earle Widow nil 1839 C.E. Debility General Committee readmitted 5 June, 1878         Grounds 6 months. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Richardson Caroline   f.                           CW 17 September, 1882 6 a.m. Buried from funds paid in to Committee on admission 30 July 1877  £4/8/6 ? Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Richardaon Catharine 197 Child Smythesdale Roscommon, Ire. 3 Rowley & Mary Child   1858 Roman Catholic with mother General Committee 15 July. 1862 17 31 July. 1862 ?     Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Richardson Ellen 88 Housekeeper Ballarat Northumberland, England 92 Mary & James Single Nil 1851 Wesleyan Infirm Doctor Mitchell 16 Apr. 1901 46     31-May-01   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Richardson Honorah 3669 Servant Piggoreet, East Station Station Gully, Black Ball 20 William & Honorah Single   1860 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Phillips V.P. in absence of President 4 May, 1880   25 May, 1880     Left with her Mother for Piggoreet, herself and Infant in good health. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Richardson   3678 A Female Child   Born in the Asylum   Honorah Illegitimate   1880 Presbyterian Force of Circumstances   12 May, 1880   25 Mar. 1880     6 a.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Richardson Infant 222 Child Ballarat Benevolent Asylum   Baby Mary Richardson Child   1862 Roman Catholic Born at the Asylum General Committee 11 Aug. 1862 50 2 Oct. 1862     Taken out by its mother on her leaving the Asylum Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
Richardson James 1272 Publican Ballarat Cumberland 50   Widower 1 1843 Presbyterian Paralysis G. Duncan V.P. & Mr. Kent 4 June. 1868       12 June. 1868  Brought to the Asylum in a ? state suffering from the effects of drink. 4 1/2 a.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Richardson John 14 ( 213 ) Gardener Ballarat Sussex, England 71 James & Eliza Married 9 1853 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 16 Aug. 1893 317         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Richardson John 251                         52 21 Aug. 1894       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Richardson Joseph 1843 Splitter Springs, Bungaree Marylebone, London 66 Joseph & Mary Single nil 1852 C.E. Debility General Committee 9 Aug. 1870   30 Aug. 1870     Appeared before the House Committee, said he was much better and