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 div.search-form{height:38px; margin:0 auto;width: 325px; background: #161d27 ; border:1px solid #344152;} Ballarat Health Services.

Spellings, misspellings & abbreviations from the .border-wrap{padding: 10px;border:1px dashed #636363;margin-bottom: 100px} original register have been retained.

Alphabetical Listing: Raa - Riz

April 2018

Consolidated Registers of Inmates 1860-1925

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of .srchTxt{background: #161d27 none repeat scroll 0 0; border: 0px none; float: left; font-size: 16px; height: 28px; line-height: 28px; padding: 5px; width: 275px;-webkit-border-radius:0;-moz-border-radius:0;border-radius:0;color: #ffffff} Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of Application By Whom Recommended Date of @media only screen and (max-width:1350px) { .srchBtn {background: #22528a url(http://i1.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/search-icon.png) no-repeat center center; border: none; color: #fff; cursor: pointer; float: right; font-size: 14px; height: 38px; outline: medium none; width: 38px;-webkit-appearance:none;-webkit-border-radius:0;-moz-border-radius:0;border-radius:0;text-transform: uppercase;} 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 Infant for Hamilton. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Radley     A Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Maryanne Illegitimate   1888 R.C. Force of Circumstances   13 May, 1888   26 May, 1888     9. 30 p.m. ( n. ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Rae ( alias Rahilly ) Elizabeth   Ballal Girl Melbourne Ballarat W. 20 John & Catharine Single   1870 R.C. Pregnant Urgency Case 10 Mar. 1891 15 24 Mar. 1891 W   7.30 p.m. admitted. Delivered of ul.privacy li {font-size: 12px; color: #535353; padding: 5px 5px} a Still born female child ? Gave notice and Humspm.com left to reside with her Mother, Mrs. Rehille, Campbells Crescent, Ballarat South Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Rae Thomas 96 Miner Winters Flat Edinbro, Scotland 50 George & Catharine Single Nil 1854 Presbyterian Phlethisis General Committee 11 Jun. 1861 15     25 June.1861 Died of consumption Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Raffles Thomas 3077 Miner Clunes Northumberland 49 John & Charlotte Widower 2 1857 C.E. Heart Disease House Committee per Correspondence 12 Aug. 1876       13 September, 1876 9 p.m. Sudden. Cash 5/- found paid to ul.privacy{text-align: center;} .srchTxt{width: 250px;font-size: 16px;line-height: 20px} Secretary 18th. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Ragg Leaugusta 13 Housewife Ballarat London, England 33 Abraham & Henry Horn Married 4 1868 Wesleyan Pregnant President 24 Oct. 1898 2 26 Oct. 1898       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1898/99
Rahilly Elizabeth Alias See Rae, Elizabeth Rahilly Elizabeth                                  
Rainbow Daniel 87 Tailor & Miner Creswick Essex, England 84 George W. & Rebecca Single Nil 1854 C.E. Old Age Gen. Committee 27 Mar. 1908   8 Apr. 1908     Gone to work Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Rainbow Daniel 886     England 88         C.E.     24 Jan. 1912   14 May, 1912     Re-admission Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Rainbow Daniel White 261 Sailor Creswick Essex, England 86 Georeg William & Rebecca Jane Single - 56 years C.E. Infirm Mr. Marks 28 Jan. 1910   11 Oct. 1910     Left of his own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1909/10
Rainbow Daniel White 471 Labourer Ballarat Essex, England 88 George & Rebecca Single  - 58 years C.E. Done Up President 24 Jan. 1912   14 Mar. 1912     Re-admission. Left of .custom-msg { his own accord Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Ralph John 4 Laborer Sebastopol New Zealand over 65 Not Known Single - Not Known Methodist Old Age   8 July, 1912         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Ralph John 216 Laborer Sebastopol New Zealand over 65 Not Known Single 6 Not Known Methodist Old Age Police 8 Jul. 1912   30 Sept. 1912     O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915/18: Misc 1894-1912 1894-1912 Misc.
Ralph Jphn 216     New York over 65         Methodist     8 Jul. 1912         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Ralph Mary  1675 Servant Ballarat unknown 19 Frederick & Mary Single nil unknown C.E. Pregnant Force of Circumstances 10 Jan. 1870   20 Jan. 1870     Admitted by direction of text-align: center;background-color: #fff; matron and *:first-child+html .clearfix{zoom:1} delivered a male child 1 hour after admission. Left on .trademark-foottxt a:hover{text-decoration: underline;} .main-container{border:none !important;height: auto !important} her own request having a place to .website .domain{font-size: 23px;padding-top: 19px} go to .footer-related li{padding-right: 15px} on  ? Street. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Ralph   1676 Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Mary Ralph Illegitimate   1870 C.E. Force of Circumstances   10 Jan. 1870   20 Jan. 1870     Left in good health with its mother. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Ralph Robert 19 E. Driver Buninyong Kent, England 70 Robert & Annie Single Nil 1840 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 20 Sept. 1904 14     3 October, 1904   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Randall Daniel Henry 306 Laborer Horsham Hospital England 69 Daniel & Diana Lilly Single   43 years   Crippled Gen. Committee 10 June, 1915       4 September, 1915   Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1914/15
Randall Robert 953 Mining Cockrane's Diggings, Dunnolly Massachusetts, U. States 38 Robert & Fanny Single  nil 1859 Wesleyan Partial Paralysis R. Lewis Esq. President 3 Jan. 1867       19 June. 1867  [ Swag ] at about 10 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Randall Thomas  434 Splitter Richardsons River Van Diemens Land 32 William & Mary Widower 1 1849 R.C. Partial Blindness R. Lewis Esq. President 16 Oct. 1863 425 13 Dec. 1864     From Ararat Hospital. Had leave of absence granted him but did not return. Returned on .header{border:none !important;height: auto !important} the input:-webkit-autofill { 16th and reported he had got employment with a friend of the name of div#optOutLink{ padding-top: 30px} John ?, Sebastopol, stone mason Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1863
Randall Thomas 696 Mason Hamilton Hobart Town 34 William & Mary Widower 1 1849 R.C. Partial Blindness General Committee 2 May. 1865 134 13 Sept. 1865     His 2nd admission, he had brought and 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 .popular-searches{padding: 45px 25px 5px} 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 .popular-searches{padding: 40px 25px 5px;background: url(http://i3.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/12471/kwbg.jpg) no-repeat center center;background-size: cover} 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 .bottom{width: 95% !important; margin: 0 auto} the Hospital, and sent down to Mr. Lewis, who sent her up to .privacy{margin-top:15px} 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 .popular-searches ul.first{ list-style: none;width: 380px;margin:0 auto;} 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 @media only screen and (max-width:990px) { 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