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 background: #ededed; Ballarat Health Services.

Spellings, misspellings & abbreviations from the body{font:normal 12px Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background:url(http://i2.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/bg.gif)} original register have been retained.

Alphabetical Listing: Wim - Wzz

October 2017

Register of Inmates 1860-1911/12
Lying-In Register 1892/93 - 1915/16

Surname Given Name Number Occupation Place of background: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%, #cdcdcd 100%); Residence Birth Place Age (Years) Parents' Names Married or Single Issue Arrived in Colony Religion Ground of background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0%,#ededed), color-stop(100%,#cdcdcd)); Application By Whom Recommended Date of background: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Admission Period for
which admitted
(Days)
Discharge date Discharge Cause Died  Remarks Source Event Year
Winch William 4070 Miner Ballarat E. Halsted, Essex 69 John & Mary Single   1852 C.E. Hurt in back by a Bull J.J. Phillips Esq. President 31 May, 1882           Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1882
Winch William                               W 30 March, 1886 7 a.m. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Wingate Mary 60 Servant Ballarat Tipperary 55 John & Margaret Daley Widow 2 1859 R.C. Lame Ex Committee 5 Jan. 1893 124 9 May, 1893     By order of background: -o-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Ex Committee Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Wingate Mary 9 Servant Ballarat Tipperary, Ireland 56 John & Margaret Daley Widow 2 1859 R.C. Lame Ex. Committee 1 Aug. 1893 186 2 Feb. 1894     Misconduct Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Wingate Mary 103 Servant Ballarat Tipperary, Ireland 57 John & Margaret Daley Widow 2 1859 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 19 June, 1894 11       Readmitted Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Wingate Mary 121 F.   Ireland 60         R.C.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Wingate Mary   F.   Ireland 60         R.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Wingate Mary       Ireland 60         R.C.       22 22 July, 1899       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Wingate Mary 114                 R.C.     18 June, 1903 12       Readmitted Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Wingate Mary   F.   Ireland 68         R.C.         5 Aug. 1905       Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Wingfield George William 182 Miner Cape Clear London 74 George & Ann Single - 1852 C.E. Old Age Gen. Committee 3 Apr. 1909       27 November, 1909 From Hospital Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1908/09
Winkle Elizabeth   Housewife Ballarat Galway 64 Martin & Sarah Widow 7 1860 R.C. Ulcerated Leg General Committee 12 Feb. 1892 139         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Winkle Elizabeth 88 F.   Ireland 71         R.C.             22 June, 1897 Sudden Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Winkle James 96 Labourer Colac Galway, Ireland 61 Thomas & Eliza Single Nil 1864 R.C. Bad Leg President 11 Apr. 1908   28 Apr. 1908       Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1907/08
Winn George                                 17 February, 1879 at 5 a.m. Friends buried his remains from Kent Hotel, Pleasant St.  Cash 3/3d. found ?? Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Winten Robert                             24 May, 1876     Did not return till the .brradius{border-radius:3px; -moz-border-radius:3px; -ms-border-radius:3px; -o-border-radius:3px; -webkit-border-radius:3px} evening of background: -ms-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); the .arrows{background:url(http://i1.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/lhs.gif)} 25th.To call on .searchbox{margin:0; float:none; width:auto; padding:20px 5px} President for readmission Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Winter George 3586 Farm Labourer Learmonth Herefordshire, S. Wales 74 John & Susan Widower 2 1849 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee per Correspondence 4 Nov. 1879       30 November, 1879 Brought to the .arrowsv2{background:url(http://i1.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/rhs.gif)} Asylum in a weak state, had to .bottom_rs h3{float:left; width:auto; font-size:13px; color:#ababab; line-height:44px; text-transform:capitalize;padding-left:8px} be lifted out of background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); the van to .bottom_rs ul{float:left; width:785px; height:44px; overflow:hidden;list-style:none} his bed, by Police Sergeant from Learmonth. At 10 1/2 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Winter Robert 2914 Miner Lucky Woman Cambridge 44 Robert & Sarah Single nil 1852 C.E. Partial Paralysis House Committee  26 Aug. 1875           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Winter Robert 3030 Miner Lucky Womans, Granville Cambridge 45 Robert & Sarah Single nil 1853 C.E. Paralysis House Committee Readmitted 29 May, 1876         Confined to Grounds Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Winter Robert                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Winter Robert                               W 11 August, 1887 7 a.m. ( 102 ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Winter Robert                   C.E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Winter Robert   Miner   England 60         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Winter Robert                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Winter Robert 8     England 67         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Winter Robert        England 66         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Winter Robert       England 77         C.E.       237     22 February, 1900   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Winterbottom                                       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Winterbottom James   Labourer None Beverly, Yorkshire 81 Moses & Anne Married 2 1853 Wesleyan Old & Rupture House Committee 25 Mar. 1891 13 6 Apr. 1891     Absconded came home drunk in the #main-wrap{background:url(http://i4.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/bg.gif)} evening of the 26 March, bringing Bottle of filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient( startColorstr='#ededed', endColorstr='#cdcdcd',GradientType=0 ); _background: #ededed} Beer. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Winterbottom William   Labourer St. Arnaud Cheshire, England 72 James & Mary Widower 2 1844 C.E. Spinal Disease Mr. H. House 14 Dec. 1891 199         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Winterbottom William 109     England 78         C.E.       60     29 August, 1896   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Wise Arthur J. 847     Ireland 80         R.C.     1 Sept. 1911       24 September,  1911 Wendouree Asylum Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Wise Arthur Joshua 436 Canvasser Melbourne B. Asylum Dublin, Ireland 85 Arthur & Mary Hughes Widower 1 54 years R.C. Senile Decay Under Treasurer 1 Sept. 1911       24 September, 1911 Melbourne Benevolent Asylum Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Wise Michael                                     Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Wiseman William   Brick Maker Dimboola & st. Arnaud London 75 John & Mary Widower 5 1836 Bible Christian Rhumatics & Dropsey General Committee per  Correspondence 27 Aug. 1886 St. A.         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Wiseman William                             31 Oct. 1888     Engaged himself as Shepherd to -moz-box-shadow: 0px 1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); .bottom_rs ul li{float:left; list-style:none; line-height:44px; padding-left:13px} Mr. Long. In good health o leaving. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Wiseman William   Brick maker Dimboola nr. St. Arnaud London 77 John & Mary Widower 5  2 1836 Bible Christian Old & Infirm J. Hickman Esq. President 3 Jan. 1889           Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1888/89
Wiseman William                     Presby.         16 Sept. 1889     Got employment with Mr. Brown, P. Office, Soldiers Hill, 5/- pr. week with Bed & lodging. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Wiseman William   Brick Maker Dimboola nr. St. Arnaud London 78 John & Mary Widower 5   L 1836 Bible Christian Rupture Readmitted as could not do the work 29 Sept. 1889 275         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Wiseman William   Brickmaker   England 80         B.C.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Wiseman William                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wiseman William       England 82         Bible Christ.       194     11 January, 1893   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Withers William 1744 Labourer Ararat Lincolnshire, England 74 Robert & Hannah Married 4 1836 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 11 Apr. 1870   18 Apr. 1870     Gave notice and left with the intention of cooking for their mess at Ararat, he had left his dog and Humspm.com clothing there. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Withers William 2486 Labourer Arrarat Lincolnshire, England 79 Robert & Anne Married nil 1846 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee per Correspondence 15 Aug. 1873           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Withey William                                 22 March, 1876 at 6 1/4 p.m. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1876
Witten James   Labourer   England 66         W.       41   WS 10 August, 1890 10.30 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Woleteneroft Thomas 354 Labourer Wanderer Ballarat 35 Ann Louisa Dingle Single - Native C.E.   President 8 Dec. 1910   7 Oct. 1911     Taken by Police fighting Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1910/11
Wolfe Agnes 787 House Wife Melbourne Ayrshire 24 James & Agnes Douglas Married 1 1862 Presbyterian Destitute House Committee 3 Jan. 1866 45 26 Feb. 1866     Time of her admission by the .container{width:960px; margin:0 auto} Committee was refused, she was directed to .bottom_rs ul li a{float:left; font-size:16px; text-decoration:underline; color:#079ce9} leave, and if still destitute to see the .header{height:100px; border-top:10px solid #472558; background:url(http://i3.cdn-image.com/__media__/pics/8243/h_bg.gif); overflow:hidden} Committee in the evening. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Wolfe Agnes 788 Child of the above ( Agnes Wolfe #787 )     12 months old Admitted with mother     1865   with mother House Committee 3 Jan. 1866 45 26 Feb. 1866     Taken out by her mother. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Wolfe Agnes 810 House Wife Melbourne Ayrshire 26 James & Agnes Married 1 1862 Presbyterian Destitute General Committee 26 Feb. 1866   27 Feb. 1866     Re-admitted for one night and sent to .kwd_bloack ul li a:hover, .bottom_rs ul li a:hover{color:#fff} Melbourne on .kwd_bloack{float:none; width:auto; padding:0 5px} her request Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Wolfe Agnes 811 Child of the above ( Agnes Wolfe #787/#810 ) Admitted with its mother   12 months old       1865   Destitute General Committee 26 Feb. 1866   27 Feb. 1866     Left with mother Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Wonall John Alias See Worrall, John                                    
Wonder Edward       England 80         Wesleyan       177     23 December, 1902   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Wong Ah Gem   2492 Gardener Smythesdale Canton 39 unknown Married nil 1853 Joss Blind General Committee per Rev’d. W. Young 20 Aug. 1873           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Wong Ah Gem                                       Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
Wong-ah-Gem                                   24 November, 1889 Sunday 7.30 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Wong Ah Lung         China 69         Presbyterian       57     26 August, 1902   Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1902/03
Wong Ah Tung   86 Labourer Ballarat E. Canton, China 65   Single Nil 1857 Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 29 May, 1900 33         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Wong Cheong   63 Labourer Wanderer Hong Kong, China 75   Single Nil 1860   Infirm Ex. Committee 2 Feb. 1905 149         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Wong Chung   195     China 77         -     2 Feb. 1905           Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Wong Hoy Whone 826 Mining Ballarat Canton 35 not known Married nil 1860 not known Blind House Committee per J. Ingwell Esq. 13 Mar. 1866       11 May. 1866    Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Woo Ye 951 Mining Little Bendigo Hong Kong 24 not known Single  nil 1857 Unknown Broken Leg General Committee 3 Jan. 1867   6 Aug. 1867     Secretary Order date 6 Nov. 1866 / Cured and a:hover{text-indent:0; cursor:pointer; outline:0 none;} discharged by order of the Committee. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Wood Annie   Servant Ballarat E. Ballarat E. 18 John & Elizabeth Single   1868 Presbyterian Pregnant J. Phillips Esq. President 5 May, 1886   14 May, 1886     Brought to the Asylum Mr. Hoskin Town Mission. Gave notice and left before her confinement, had sanction of .content{background:#483d5b; -webkit-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); Medical Officer. Seems as tho want Stimulant. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1886
Wood Elenor 78 Housewife Bloomfield London 66 Thomas & Ellen Kirby Widow Nil 1851 C.E. Infirm President 22 Apr. 1896 69     1 June, 1906   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1895/96
Wood Elenor 250 F.   England 69         C. of E.                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Wood Elenor   F.   England 69         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Wood Elenor   F.   England 75         C.E.             1 June, 1906 9.30 a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Wood George 614 Confectioner Inglewood Edinborough, Scotl. 27 James & Christina Single nil 1854 Presbyterian Paralysis Drs. Twentyman, Walker, Shopper & Scott 16 Nov. 1864 116 9 Mar. 1865     Had leave of -moz-box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); absence to ?? on his own request but did not return. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1864
Wood George 664 Confectioner Inglewood Edinboro, Scotland 27 James & Christina Single nil 1854 Presbyterian Paralysis House Committee 13 Mar. 1865 81 1 June. 1865     Readmitted having been ? out by ? 2 months to .footer-nav{width: 100%; height:74px; text-align:center; color:#c0c0c0;} the Asylum. Had been before the .leftblk{float:left; overflow:hidden} Visiting Committee by request of box-shadow: 0px -1px 10px 0px rgba(0,0,0,0.75);} the ?, who suspected him of .frt_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:0 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} being out without permission and having property that he could not account for. He left on .srch-txt{width:65%} his own request. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1865
Wood James   Labourer Wedderburn, Avoca Hull, Yorkshire 72 James & Mary Widower 4 1850 R.C. Infirm O. Edwards Esq. President 11 Sept. 1880 Jail 293         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Wood James                           365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wood James   Quarryman Ballarat W. Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 72 John & Maria Widower 3D. 1852 Wesleyan Rhumatics General Committee 23 July, 1891 43     28 September, 1891 11 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wood James 107                         241     26 February, 1894 6 p.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Wood John 943 Miner Mount Misery Bidford, Devon 44 Robert & Mary Single nil 1856 Wesleyan Phthisis R. Lewis Esq. President 6 Dec. 1866         No Swag. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1866
Wood John 2079 Labourer Castlemaine Doncaster, Yorkshire 63 Thomas & Anne Single nil 1845 C.E. Destitute House Committee 14 Feb. 1871   15 Feb. 1871     Sent by coach to .footer-nav a{font-size:12px; line-height:74px; color:#c0c0c0; padding: 0 5px; text-decoration:underline} Castlemaine fare 2/6d and 1/- given him. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Wood John   Labourer Ballarat E. Lanark, Scotland 76 John & Jane Widower 3 Sons in Tasmania 1861 Presbyterian Old Age & Infirmity General Committee 6 Oct. 1891 5 11 Oct. 1891   16 December, 1891 Absconded. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wood John   Labourer Ballarat E. Lanark, Scotland 76 John & Jane Widower 3 1861 Presbyterian Imbecile Readmitted 17 Oct. 1891 64     17 December, 1891 Absconded. Brought back on .srch-btn{width:20%; float:left} ? in cart by ? men. Telephoned fro, rm District Hospital that he was brought to .footer-nav a:hover{text-decoration: none} them, order to hand him over. See ? on 14 Inst. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wood John George   Chemist & Miner Donald Aberdeen, Scotland 66 James & Jane Single   1853 C.E. Lumbago General Committee per Correspondence 21 Mar. 1888   17 Nov. 1888     Engaged himself to /*.inquire {text-align:right; padding-top:10px; color:#fff} Dr. Verity of .lst_arr{float:left;width:223px; height:503px; background-position:right 3px; background-repeat:no-repeat} Cheltenham at #2 per week House recommendation for him and