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Orleans Parish (La.) Civil Sheriff
Register of patients transported to the State Insane Asylum, 1908

Suit # Month Day Name Age Gender/
Color
Residence Nativity Occupation Marital
Status
Disease How Long
Insane
Cause
84861 Jan ** Emile P. Godchaux 34 M/W 1818 St. Andrew La. Clerk M Delusions 1½ yrs. Alcohol & excess *
84708 Jan 24 Louis J. Neguelona 36 M/W 3033 Rampart La. Clerk M Insanity delusions 2 yrs. - *

" " Samuel Spinley 54 M/W
Homeless Indiana Lab. M Dementia - - *

" " Aug. E. Marchal 33 M/W 1022 St. Peter La. Clerk M Insanity 2 yrs. Syphilis & Alcohol *

" " Chas. Faget, Jr. 21 M/W 1205 N. Rampart La. Dentist S Insanity some months Drink *

" " B. Williams 33 M/C
Waggamon La. Lab. M Insanity delusions Religion 6 weeks Alcohol *

" " Walter Sickes 28 M/C 17th St. Canal La. Lab. S Insanity 4 weeks - *

" " William Chrich/Chirch 43 M/C 2713 So. Liberty La. Lab. S Insanity - - *

" " Elonie Kalagache 44 F/W 826 N. Claiborne La. Housekeeper M Insanity months Alcohol *

" " Minnie Beaty 34 F/W 300 Burgundy Tenn. Housekeeper S Recurring Insanity months Dissipation *

" " Stella Morris 18 F/W 1411 Bienville La Prostitute S Insanity 3 weeks Excesses *
85578 Apr 7 Fred Armstrong 29 M/W 2255 Brainard La None S Idiotic - - *



Thos. G. Hearne 30 M/W 218 N. Miro La - S Insanity 1 year Don't know *



Anthony Tomeck 28 M/W 400 Bourbon Austria Tailor S Insanity some time Weak minded *



Emile Fox 45 M/W 123 Oliver [in] Algiers La. Laborer S Idiotic some time Alcohol *



Thos. Mackey 31 M/W 2519 Erato St. La. Laborer S Insanity 1 year Alcohol *



Malcoln (sic) Wright 29 M/W 1520 Felicity La. Laborer S Insanity 1 year Alcohol *



John Schulz 37 M/W 2006 Valmont La. Laborer M Insanity some time Idiotic *



R. Shutter 48 M/W 943 La. Ave. La. Laborer M Idiotic some time Weak Minded *



M. R. Trainor 34 M/W 4161 Iberville La. - S Insanity 1 year Alcohol *



Alfred P. Kellar 40 M/W
Atlanta & Joseph La. Laborer S Insanity some time Weak minded *



Leo. Clen Dargis 23 M/W 3609 Carrollton Ave. N. Dakota Laborer S Insanity some time Alcohol *



Arabella Boehm 29 F/W 2822 N. Rampart La - S Insanity several years Heredity *



Caroline Koozelmann 46 F/W 2603 Gravier La - M Insanity some time Alcohol *



Margaret Rice 31 F/W
House of Detention La - S - some time Idiotic *



Mary Hallick 35 F/W 2328 Gravier Poland - M Idiotic 2 yrs. Weak minded *
85579 Apr 7 Lucille Hines 40 F/W 601 Berlin La. - S Insanity some time Weak minded *



Nora Block 40 F/W
Pass Christian, Miss. Texas - S Insanity some time Weak minded *



Mary Macaloout 25 F/W 1665 S. Peters La. - S Insanity some time Weak minded *



Alice Clegg 30 F/W 1506 Gasquet - - S Idiotic since childhood Don’t know *



Mrs. Virginia Bogan 35 F/W
Notify any Methodist Minister in State Catahoula - M Recurring Mania some time - *



Bertha Engel 46 F/W 2438 St. Ann N. Y. - M Insanity 1 year - *wants to be killed



Mrs. M. E. Doane 31 F/W 534 N. Rampart La. - M Melancholia some time Idiotic *



Mrs. Kate Denniger 32 F/W
Laurel & Ninth New Brunswick - M - some time Sickness & nervesness (sic) *
85802 Apr 25 Arend Scheurich** 22 M/W 2602 Third St. La. Warehouseman S Dementia Proecox some time Heredity *



Louis Menetre 41 M/W 1823 Sixth St. France Decorator S Delusions about Italians 15 mos. Don't know *



John Kenny 25 M/W 3527 Royal La. - S - some time Imbecile *



Julia Mulholland 42 F/W 2007 N. Claiborne La. - S - 1 year Religious or Electrical Delusions *



Nora Teny or Nora Fisher 32 F/W
Lafayette La. La. None M Imbecile from childhood - *
86376 July 7 Harry Black 24 M/W 1331 Prytania La. Clerk S Insanity with delusions Oct. 1907 Drugs to excess *
86540 " " John Fatch 19 M/W 1614 Bonny (Algiers) La. - S Imbecile some time - *

" " R. C. Boney 22 M/W 742 Poydras Texas - S Idiotic some time Imbecile *

" " Ed. Smythe 31 M/W 914 Mandeville La. Laborer M Insanity 3 years Alcohol *

" " Geo. Peneguy 29 M/W 2218 Carondelet - Laborer S Idiotic some time Imbecile *

" " Arthur McGee 48 M/W
Upperline bet. Mag. & Camp La. Laborer S Supposed to be Alcohol 1 year Alcohol *

" " James Chisholm 32 M/W 831 Atlantic Ave. La. Laborer M Insanity 2 year Alcohol *

" " Robt. McKenery 41 M/W 601 Slidel Ave. (sic) La. Laborer S Weak Minded some time Idiotic *
86805 Aug 18 Lovenia Holmes 30 F/C
House of Detention La. Housework S Insanity years - *



Julia Ford 26 F/C 2129 Gravier St. La. Housework S Insanity - - *



Ernestine Voorhies 34 F/C 900 Verret (Algiers) La. Cook M Delusions of Religion months - *



Alphonsine Lewis 22 F/C
Amelia & Annunciation La. None S Insanity some years alcohol *



Charley Dufour 37 M/C
H. of D. La. Lab. S Insanity Feb. 1908 struck on head years ago *



Ernest Clavo 22 M/C 1624 St. Bernard La. - S - twice - *



John Narcisse 21 M/C 1306 St. Claude La. Lab. S Insanity his life probably - *
87031 Sep 10 Louis Kohn 54 M/W 1126 So. Franklin - Drummer M Insanity yrs. Alcohol *



John Hemmerling 21 M/W 518 Soniat La. - S Insanity 14 yrs. Masturbation *



Henry A. Schurmann 32 M/W 1810 So. Rampart La. Shoemaker S Insanity 15 yrs. Excitement *



William Lauterback 35 M/W 237 Exchange Alley La. Waiter S Insanity 5 yrs. Masturbation *



Henry Kirbis 50 M/W 513 Julia St Ind. Engineer W Insanity 6 mos. Grief *



George Garner 51 M/W
Gretna Va. Cotton Clerk M Insanity 1½ yrs. Over worked *



Mrs. Emma L. Guy 56 F/W 5723 Magazine England - M Insanity 3 mos. Jealasy (sic) *



Mrs. Chas. E. McKiernan 23 F/W 3719 Baudin La. Housewife M Insanity 2½ yrs. Melancholia *



Mary Bordes 50 F/C 1831 First St. La. Home W Insanity 1 year Religious Insanity *

Oct 7 Mrs. R. J. Fenn 30 F/W 1463 Annunciation Miss. Housewife M Insanity 3 mos. Childbirth Delivered Oct. 7th 1908
87460 Oct 16 Harry Milford 38 M/W
Barataria New Jersey Fisherman S Insanity 5 or 6 yrs Hereditary Insuffiency *



Alex Hamilton or Henderson (sic) 35 M/W 444 Royal Germany Painter S Insanity 2 or 3 mos. Hereditary Inferiority *



Anthony Hillman 37 M/W
St. Alphonsus Convent Silesia Lab. S Insanity some time Hereditary Inferiority *



Gus Belanger 28 M/W 919 Gainier (sic) Italy Shoemaker S Insanity 4 or 5 yrs Hereditary *



John Varion 50 M/W 941 Elysian Flds. La. Gardner M Insanity 2 or 3 yrs. Alcohol & Tobacco *



Lerena Wooland 22 M/C 4th Claiborne & Willow La. None S Insanity birth Hereditary *



Louis Brown 24 M/C 742 So. White La. Cooper M Insanity 4 yrs. Hereditary Inferiority *



Michel Bozet 27 M/C 3019 Dryades La. Lab. S Insanity 3 yrs. - *



Paul Fillinger 37 M/C 1724 N. Rampart La. Hunter M Insanity 2 yrs. Hereditary Inferiority *



Viola Morgan 27 F/C
Cherokee, Mississippi Pearl La. Housework S Insanity 1 yr. Hereditary Inferiority *



Emma Dunbar 18 F/C 2236 First La. House Girl S Insanity lifetime Hereditary *



Molly Brown 25 F/W 1427 Customhouse La. Housework S Insanity 3 mos. Chiefly Hereditary *



Maggie Esquire 35 F/W
Rampart & Milan Ireland Housewife M Insanity 4 yrs. Hereditary *
88982 Dec 23 Alice Eichelberger 51 F/W 712 Elmira Plaquemine Par. - M Insanity - Recurring Mania *

" " Mrs. Alice Dickson 59 F/W 800 Felicity Ohio Housewife M Insanity 2 years Melancholia *

" " Larned T. Ermon** 30 M/W 4925 Laurel La. Clerk - Insanity 2 years Melancholia *

" " William Murphy 30 M/W
H. of Detention Cuba StreetCar Man M Insanity 4 years Hereditary Inferiority *

" " Bartholomew Albernase 30 M/W 1708 S. Rampart La. Waiter M Insanity 2 years Syphilis *

" " Eugene Jungeluvicz 32 M/W
Mareng[o] & Magazine La. Longshoreman - Insanity - Inheritance *

Database input: Penny Delery & Colleen Fitzpatrick (New Orleans Volunteer Association [N.O.V.A.])
Encoded: Wayne Everard
Date: September 8, 2004