ABN 57 934 755 725

Reg. No. A 0007322F


Ballarat Benevolent Society - Register of Inmates

Transcribed and quite recovered.

Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
White Rosina Maud 68 Servant Ballarat Ballarat West 22 John & Rosina Single   Native C of E. Pregnant Emergency Case 15 Feb. 1907 14 28 Feb. 1907     Her mother paid £1 on 4/3/07. Pd. £1 4/3/07 Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
White Sarah Ann 257 Housewife Ballarat England 83 John & Lucy Gardiner Married 1 42 years C. of E. Old Age Ex. Committee 31 Dec. 1913         O.A.P. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1913/14
White Sarah Anne 153 Servant Ballarat Gaol Filmerham, Bedford 37 John & Anne Single   1858 Church of England Pregnant President & Drs. Appleby & Symon 20 Mar. 1862 40     28 Apr.  1862  Brought to the Asylum by her husband. ( Noted as ÒsingleÓ) Gave birth to male child on 17th April illegitimate. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1862
White Stephen 3812 Clerk ( Out of District ) Melbourne Dublin 27 Stephen & Mary Single   1879 R. Catholic Destitute General Committee 15 Feb. 1881   24 Feb. 1881     Discharged by order of H. Committee Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1881
[ White ] Thelma May   Female Child   B.B.A.                 15 Feb. 1907   28 Feb. 1907     Born at B.B.A. 15/2/07 11.20 a.m. Named Thelma May Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1906/07
White Thomas 1158 Labourer Mount Cole London 56 John & Maria Single  nil 1847 C.E. Chronic Disease J. Doane Esq. President 12 Dec. 1867   18 Dec. 1867     This man was not considered a fit case by the Medical Officer for this Asylum and had his fare paid back to Ararat. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
White Thomas 1228 Labourer Mount Cole London 57 John & Elizabeth Single nil 1855 C.E. Debility J. Doane Esq. President & G. Duncan V.P. 17 Apr. 1868   12 May. 1868     Gave notice and left to proceed to Melbourne to follow his ?? Had 7/- cash. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
White Thomas   Cook Clark’s Hill Loughborough, Leicester 78 Thomas & Anne Widower nil 1864 C.E. Old & Infirm Ex Committee 21 June, 1892 9         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
White William 2662 child of the above [ Margaret White #2651 ]   Lall Lall 3 yrs. Margaret Legitimate   1871 Presbyterian Casual R. Wugley Esq. President 12 May. 1874   13 May. 1874       Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
White William   Miner Brown Hill, Bungaree Bucks., England 76 Elijah & Mary Married   1853 C.E. Imbecile General Committee 14 Jan. 1884       23 August, 1884 3 p.m. Paid £1 in to Secretary Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
White` Mary 1736 House Wife Belfast, Port Fairy Hobart Town, Tasmania 35 John & Mary Spratt Married 4 1850 R.C. Pregnant J. Oddie Esq. President 30 Mar. 1870           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitehaed Edwin 469 Labourer Nhill London, England 72 Ralph & Julia Single  - 1863 C.E. Done Up President 18 Jan. 1912   12 May, 1912       Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Whitehand William 2473 Labourer Cape Clear Isleham, Cambridgeshire 61 James & Sarah Widower 11 1848 C.E. Old & Infirm R. Wugley Esq. President 10 July. 1873   26 Aug. 1873     Received 5/- from House Committee and left for shearing up the Wimmera Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Whitehand William 2856 Shepherd No fixed Toleham, Cambridgeshire 62 James & Sarah Widower 6 1848 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee  11 Mar. 1875   27 May, 1875     Obtained employment with hMr. Roland, Dead Horse, as Shepherd Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Whitehand William 2880 Shepherd None fixed Toleham, Cambridgeshire 62 James & Sarah Widower 6 1848 C.E. Old & Infirm General Committee 15 June. 1875   20 Aug. 1875     Was employed as Tailor but came home drunk, the rags in the shop caught fire, and was near to having a conflagration,  he also came home home drunk on the 19th of June liberty day, and has discharged himself. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1875
Whitehand William 3535 Shepherd Happy Valley nr. Lintons Isleham, Cmbridgeshire 66 James & Sarah Widower 6 1848 C.E. Old & Infirm House Committee 8 July, 1879   2 Dec. 1879     This man had most grossly neglected himself allowing his leg to get in to a fearful state, an order to see the Doctor, but neglected so going till brought by the Matron to the Doctor  ?? in on the 1st. and ordered to the District Hospital. Cab 1/6d. See Master’s Report Nov. 24, 1879 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1879
Whitehand William 3623 Shepherd Happy Valley, Lintons Isleham, Cambridgeshire 67 James & Sarah Widower 6 1848 C.E. Old & Infirm Readmitted from District Hospital 6 Feb. 1880   25 Oct. 1880     Was sent to the District Hospital as a Contagious patient suffering from Erysipelas on 2nd. Dec. 1879 Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Whitehead Dora 252 Housewife Hamilton S. Aust. 19   Married - Native C. of E. Pregnant President 29 Apr. 1913   29 May, 1913     Mrs. Falk to Board Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Whitehead Edith 1974 Girl Ballarat   2 1/2         C.E. Flooded out J. Oddie Esq. President 29 Oct. 1870   1 Nov. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitehead Edwin 884     England 72         C.E.     18 Jan. 1912       12 March, 1912   Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Whitehead Emily 1975 Girl Ballarat   5 mths.         C.E. Flooded out J. Oddie Esq. President 29 Oct. 1870   1 Nov. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitehead Frederick George   A Male Child   B.B. Asylum                           Born at B.B.Asylum on 11/5/13 named Frederick George Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1912/13
Whitehead James 1716 Shepherd Mt. Cole Manchester, 81 James & Elizabeth Widower 2 1845 C.E. Old & Infirm J. Oddie Esq. President 5 Mar. 1870       27 February. 1872  at 9 p.m. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitehead Sarah 1973 House Wife Ballarat Limerick 23   Married 2   C.E. Flooded out J. Oddie Esq. President 29 Oct. 1870   1 Nov. 1870       Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitehed Daniel 1805 Labourer South Brighton, Wimmera Tipperary, Ireland 73 Martin & Bridget Married 4 1839 R.C. Debility General Committee 13 June. 1870         Swag. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitelaw Archibald 1261 Cook Coghill's Creek Dunbar, Scotland 52 Andrew & Anne Single nil 1862 Presbyterian Destitute House Committee 26 May. 1868   9 June. 1868     When brought before the House Committee order stated he ? get employment if he was able. Blankets and a little money. Order to have a blanket and provisions given him. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1868
Whitelaw Archibald 2529 Cook Raywood Dunbar, Scotland 56 Andrew & Anne Single nil 1863 Presbyterian Rhumatics House Committee  21 Oct. 1873   3 Nov. 1873     Admitted for a fortnight and to have some clothing given him and week’s Provisions when he left, which was carried out. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Whitelaw Archibald 2720 Cook Coghill’s Creek Dunbar, Scotland 57 Anthony & Anne Widower nil 1862 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 1 Sept. 1874 34 3 Nov. 1874     Applied to House Committee for a pr. of blankets, and to discharge himself if he would and have provisions granted Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1874
Whiteclaw Archibald 3656 Cook Coghills Creek Dunbar, Scotland 64 Andrew & Anne Single   1842 C.E. Paralysis General Committee 13 Apr. 1880   21 Apr. 1880     Out this day Liberty day and did not return, had been supplied with good old clothing. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Whitelaw Mrs. Edith Gertrude                         4 Dec. 1920 29 4 Jan. 1921       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1895-1921 1920/21
Whitelaw Irene Mary   Female infant                     22 Dec. 1920 14 4 Jan. 1921       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1895-1921 1920/21
Whiteside Anne 1894 Fancy Worker Clunes Sydney, N.S.W. 20   Single nil 1852 Presbyterian Pregnant General Committee 19 Sept. 1870   1 Nov. 1870     Gave notice and left being in good health, as was her child. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1870
Whitford Caroline   Living at Home Ballarat E. Ballarat 19 John & Catharine Single nil Native C.E. Pregnant W. Scott Esq. President 28 Jan. 1892 25 22 Feb. 1892       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Whitford     Male Infant   Born in the Asylum   Caroline     1892 C.E. Force of Circumstances   8 Feb. 1892 14 22 Feb. 1892       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Whittaker Margaret 2311 Seamstress Talbot Breckonshire, South Wales 63 John & Anne Widower 7, 2 living 1854 Wesleyan Paralysis J. Oddie Esq. President 21 Oct. 1872           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1871
Whittaker Margaret                             20 Mar. 1873     Gave notice and left with the intention of getting into the District Hospital, having a bad leg which she had kept from the knowledge of the Matron and Nurse and refused the Doctor attending to it.. Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1873
Whittan Ellen   Servant Millbrook Arrarat, Victoria 21 Joseph & Ellen Single   1870 R.C. Pregnant W. Scott Esq. President 2 Nov. 1891 60 31 Dec. 1891       Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Whyman Thomas 34 Labourer Buninyong Huntingdon Shire, England 75 John & Ann Widower Two 1870 C.E. Infirm Ex Committee 12 Oct. 1892 267         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Whyman Thomas                           37     6 August, 1893   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1893/94
Whytcross Christina 321 Housewife Ballarat Victoria 21 Marion & George Welch Married 1 Native C. of E. Pregnant   30 Oct. 1914   5 Dec. 1914       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Whytcross Ellen   A Female Child   B.A.B.                           Born at B.A.B. on 22/11/14 named Leila Annie Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1914/15
Whytecross Christina 290 Housewife Ballarat Buangor 20 Marion & George Welsh Married - Native C. of E. Pregnant President 19 Nov. 1913   21 Dec. 1913     Home to her husband Birrunga Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Whytecross Joyce Marion   A Female Child   B.B. Asylum                           Born at B.B. Asylum on 8/12/13 named Joyce Marion Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1913/14
Wicher Mary 18 F.   England 85         Baptist     25 Mar. 1893       29 August, 1908 11.25 a.m. Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Wicker Mary  75 Housewife Staffordshire Reef Isle of Anglesea 73 William & Anne Owen Widow 10 1853 Baptist Infirm Ex Committee 25 Mar. 1893 97     29 August, 1908 11.25 a.m. Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Wicker Mary 111 F.   England 78         Baptist                 Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Wicker Mary   F.   England 77                 365     29 August, 1908 11.25 a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1898/99
Wicker Mary   F.   England 84         Baptist             29 August. 1908 11.25 a.m. Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1905/06
Wickman George 548 Bookbinder Goulburn, N.S.W. Danzig, Prussia 48 Gustav & Frederica Single nil 1861 Lutheran Lame & Rhumation House Committee 7 June. 1864 36 12 July. 1864     On his own request, intending to proceed to Adelaide Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1864
Wicks George   Broker Ballarat W. Strowbridge, Wiltshire 62 James & Anne Married nil 1853 C.E. Consumption late stage General Committee 17 Mar. 1890 9     25 March, 1890 Died at 8.30 a.m. Friends buried his remains Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Wicks Isabella   House Wife Ballarat W. London 62 Henry & Sarah Hopson Married nil 1853 C.E. Rhumatics General Committee 17 Mar. 1890 107         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1889/90
Wicks Isabella   Housewife   England 63         C.E.       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1890/91
Wicks Isabella   F.                       365         Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1891/92
Wicks Isabella 60 F.   England 70         C. of E.             8 August, 1897   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1897/98
Wickwith Mary   F.   Ireland 73         R.C.       232     17 February, 1905 ( Wiggett ) Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1904/05
Wickwitt Mary 67 Housewife Ballarat Fermanagh, Ireland 67 Neil & Mary Ann McGill Widow Nil 1850 R.C. Infirm Gen. Committee 19 Feb. 1900 132       ( Wiggett ) Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1899/00
Widders Joseph 1024 Fencer Ballarat Manchester 68 John & Catharine Widower 7 1823 Wesleyan Rhumatics General Committee 8 May. 1867   15 May. 1867     The man Thomas Henderson who left on the 11th Inst. to fill a situation, returned to the Asylum not being capable of the work, when  man took his place. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
Widders Joseph 1036 Fencer Ballarat Manchester 68 John & Catharine Widower 7 1823 Wesleyan Rhumatics J. Doane Esq. President 22/05/1867   23 July. 1867     Returned from his place, work being too hard. Gave notice and left being very dissatisfied with the treatment he received. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1867
? William  114 Hut Keeper Woodland ? London 65 Job & Sarah Single Nil 1843 Church of England Paralysis ? Dimant & O'Donnell 24 Aug. 1861           Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Widders William   Hut Keeper Wimmera London 65 Job & Sarah Single Nil 1843 Church of England Paralysis Drs. Drury, Dimant & O'Donnell 24 Aug. 1861       25 July. 1866  No effects. Apoplexy. Register of Inmates 1860-1872 1861
Widdison John Edward   Male Infant                     9 Sep. 1923 13 21 Sep. 1923       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Widdison Mrs. Margaret Mary Agnes                         5 Sep. 1923 16 21 Sep. 1923       Register of Inmates 1895-1921 - Maternity Wards 1923/24
Widdows John   Miner Ballarat E. Manchester 77 John & Catharine Widower 7  d.1 1836 Wesleyan Old & Infirm J. Hickman Esq. President & Rev. Mr. Morris 20 Feb. 1888 DH 9 Apr. 1888     Complained of his Medicine doing him no good and his Rice for dinner as he was suffering Diarhae, wanted to fight the Wardsman Saunders, and gave notice and left. ( reported to House Committee ) Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887/88
Widdows Joseph   Labourer Ballarat E. Manchester, England 77 John & Catharine Widower 1 1843 Wesleyan Old & Infirm J. Phillips Esq. V.P. 20 Oct. 1884 D.H. 22 Nov. 1884     Just out of District Hospital. Was sent out to assist in taking out a Truck of Wood and did not return, made no objection. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1884
Widdowson George 49 Labourer Wanderer Nottingham, England 80 Thomas & Rebecca Married Nil 1859 C.E. Infirm Ex. Committee 2 Dec. 1896 209     14 November, 1906   Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1896/97
Widows Joseph 46 Wanderer Ballarat Manchester 76 John & Catherine Widower 7 1836 Wesleyan Infirm General Committee 15 Nov. 1892 62 16 Jan. 1893     Discharged at his own request Register of Inmates 1889-1897 1892/93
Wien Frederick   Miner Ballarat E. Frankfurt, Germany 68 Sheriard & Mary Widower 6 1859 Lutheran Partial Blind General Committee 24 Mar. 1885   22 Apr. 1885     Gave notice and left to look after his Brother’s Children, got outdoor relief Note Mr. Phillips. Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1885
Wien Frederick   Miner Ballarat E. Frankfort, Germany 70 Sheseard & Mary Widower 6 1852 Lutheran Partial Blind General Committee 20 Jan. 1887 2e.         Register of Inmates 1881-1889 1887 H1
Wiese Michael 3642 Cabinet Maker Clunes Holsten, Germany 65 Charles & Margaret Single   1858 Lutheran General Debility House Committee per Clunes Council 12 Mar. 1880           Register of Inmates 1873-1880 1880
Wiggins Isabel 27 Servant Dean Dean 24 Joseph & Ann Single   1868 R.C. Pregnant President 5 Dec. 1892 31 5 Jan. 1893       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Wiggins     Male Child   Born in the Asylum   Isabel     1892 C.E. Force of Circumstances   21 Dec. 1892 16 5 Jan. 1893       Register of Inmates Lying-In Wards 1892-1916 1892/93
Wigney William 104     England 55         Presbyterian     29 Apr. 1900   29 Dec. 1910       Register of Inmates 1895-1928: Summary 1874-1907 1874-1907 Summ.
Wigney William 90 Draper Ballarat Sussex, England 49 Frederick Married Nil 186o Presbyterian Infirm Gen. Committee 29 Apr. 1901 63         Register of Inmates 1898-1907 1900/01
Wigney William 489 Salesman Ballarat Sussex, England 59 Frederick & Elizabeth Married - 50 years Presbyterian   Vice President 12 Apr. 1912   14 Apr. 1912     Invalid Pensioner. Re-admission left of his own accord said he did not get attention form the Doctor. Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Wigney William 906     England 59         Presbyterian     12 Apr. 1912   14 Apr. 1912     Re-admission Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.
Wigney William 496 Salesman Ballarat East Sussex, England 59 Frederick & Elizabeth Married Nil 50 years Presbyterian Rheumatism President 27 Apr. 1912         gP re-admission Register of Inmates 1907-1915 1911/12
Wigney William 913     England 59         Presbyterian     27 Apr. 1912         I.P. Register of Inmates 1895-1921: Summary 1911/12 1911/12 Summ.