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: Sha - Slz

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
Shackleton William 1326 Teacher Smythesdale Skipton, Crawen, Yorkshire 67 Welham & Rachael Married 3 1853 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Doane Esq. President per House Committee 23 Aug. 1868           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Shackleton William                                 25 May, 1876 at 4 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Shadforth William 2855 Shepherd Beaufort Fife, Scotland 61 William & Jane Single nil 1843 Presbyterian Aneurism House Committee  11 May. 1875       6 June, 1875 Died at 10 p.m. Aneurism burst. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Shadforth William 289 Laborer Ballarat England 59 James & Ann Married 11 56 years R.C.  Old Age & Paralysis Gen. Committee 16 Apr. 1914       6 June, 1914 I. Pension Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1913/14
Shan Shung 1745 Labourer Ballarat Canton 45 unknown Married   1860 unknown Dropsey House Committee 12 Apr. 1870   2 Aug. 1870     Discharged on order of the House Committee by recommendation of the Medical Officers, Drs. McFarlane & Holthuse. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Shanahan Patrick   Labourer Charlton above St. Arnaud Cty. Tipperary, Ireland 76 Patrick & Mary Married  7  4 living 1840 R.C. Blind General Committee 29 Oct. 1889 250       Brought in one of his Sons who arranged for payments of so much per week to the Committee Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Shanahan Patrick   Labourer   Ireland 78         R.C.       45 14 Aug. 1891     Taken out by his Friends from Murtoa, much improved in health Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Shanall   1855 Boy as above Ballarat   Maria Illegitimate   1870 C.E. Brought to the
Asylum with Mother
  22 Aug. 1870       31 August. 1870  at 2 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Shanall Maria 1854 Servant Junction Hotel, Mr. Martin's ( Miners Rest ) Kilkenny, Ireland 27 Michael & Mary Cregan Widow 4 1860 C.E. Recent Confinement J. Oddie Esq. President 22 Aug. 1870   5 Sept. 1870     Brought to the Asylum in a Furniture Van after recent confinement, in the recommendation of Dr. Bullen and under order of the President. Gave notice and left being in good health. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Shands Anne   House Keeper Ballarat E. Cty. Tipperary, Ireland 59 Timothy & Catharine Quinlan Widow 3 1850 R.C. Sciatica  O. Edwards Esq. V.P. & Mr. Gale 6 Mar. 1889   7 Mar. 1889     Taken out by her Daughter, Mrs. Anne Roberts, Molesworth Street, Hotham, Melbourne. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Shanley Frank 21 Labourer Wallace Roscommon, Ireland 80 Patrick & Nancy Single Nil 1834 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 8 Aug. 1894 9     17 August, 1894   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Shannon     Stillborn Male Child                       -       Stillborn male Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Shannon Alice 3507 None Sebastopol Cty. Clare, Ireland 89 Timothy & Catharine Haggarty Widow 7 1869 R.C. Old & Infirm House Committee 13 May. 1879   3 Dec. 1879     Taken out by her Daughter. In good health. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Shannon Alice 3824 None ( Sebastopol B. ) Sebastopol Cty. Clare 91 Timothy & Catharine Widow 10 1869 R.C. Old & Infirm H. Joseph Esq., President 15 Mar. 1881 2     22 May, 1881 Friends took body away Sunday night for interment at their own expense. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Shannon Anne 332 Servant Wendouree Asylum Ross Common 60 Norah & John Single - 30 years R.C.     19 Sept. 1910   1 June, 1911     Left to go to Nazareth House by order of Dr. Barker Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Shannon Annie 291 Cook H. for Insane Ireland 58   Single     R.C. Hosp. for Insane President 21 Apr. 1915         From Hosp. for Insane Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1914/15
Shannon Annie   F.                     21 Apr. 1915           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Ordinary Inmates 1901/21
Shannon Catherine 6 Servant Ballarat Bendigo 20 William & Elizabeth Single 1 Native R.C.     15 July, 1895 45 29 Aug. 1895     Second time Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1895/96
Shannon     Male Child   Born in the House the next morning of his own request. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Slattery Emily                         10 June, 1922           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Slattery Emily                         10 June, 1922   13 Jul. 1923       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Insane Hospital 1922/28
Slattery Margaret 3404 Servant Garibaldi Italian Gully, Victoria 19 Jeremiah & Elziabeth Single   1859 R.C. Pregnant J. Fitzgerald Esq. President 31 July, 1878   5 Aug. 1878     Gave notice and left, not expecting her confinement for a few weeks. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1878
Slattery Martin 265 Laborer Ballarat East Ireland 64 Martin & Jane Pym Single - 1884 R.C. Old Age Ex. Committee 12 Jan. 1915           Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1914/15
Slattery Martin                         21 Jan. 1915           Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Ordinary Inmates 1901/21
Slattery Michael 98 Labourer Dean Gaol Clare, Ireland 60 John & Helen Single Nil 1865 R.C. Infirm Ex. Committee 6 Mar. 1895 116     21 August, 1910   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1894/95
Slattery Michael 32     Ireland 70         R.C.     6 Mar. 1895       21 August, 1910   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Slattery Michael 208     Ireland 63         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Slattery Michael       Ireland 62         R.C.       365     21 August, 1910   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Slattery Michael       Ireland 69         R.C.             21 August, 1910   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Slattery Roderick 330     Ireland 74         R.C.     28 Jan. 1907   7 Jan/ 1912   7 January, 1912   Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Slattery Thomas 2524 Miner Gordons Kings Couty, Ireland 72 Thomas & Mary Widower ? 1852 R.C. Injury of Spine General Committee 13 Oct. 1873   4 Nov. 1873     Discharged on order of House Committee, had provisions given him. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Slattery Thomas                                 2 June, 1876 7 1/2 a.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Slaven Joseph 5098 Labourer Ballan King’s County, Ireland 65 Richard & Mary Single   1851 R.C. Imbecile J.J. Phillips Esq. President 1 Feb. 1883   20 Mar. 1883     State he had twice been in a Lunatic Asylum. Having become quite Insane, also absconding from the Asylum was found by the Police out and raving in the streets, was locked hop and sent to Arrarat on the evidence of Drs. Bunce and Bradford. Left the Asylum on the 16th. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1883
Slavens Catherine 83 Housewife ? St., Ballarat Dundee, Scotland 70 James & Betsey Widow 2 1854 Baptist Old Age President 14 Mar. 1908         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Sling     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Sarah       R.C.     23 Apr. 1898 13 5 May, 1898       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
Slingo Sarah 43 Servant Melbourne Melbourne   Richard & Emma Single Nil Native R.C. Pregnant President 26 Mar. 1898 40 8 May, 1898       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1897/98
Sloane Mrs. Annie Eileen                         15 May, 1924 14 28 May, 1924       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Sloane Francis Mary   Female Infant                     15 May, 1924 14 28 May, 1924       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Sluman William   Labourer Carngham Devonshire, England 75 Thomas & Mary Single nil 1855 C.E. Urinal Disease House Committee 19 Aug, 1890 DH   17   EP.WS 4 September, 1890 Lately left the D. Hospital had part of ? broke inside which he had. Left without leave on the 17th. came back on the 18th. 1.30 p.m. Paid £9.11.00 Secretary Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91