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Orleans Parish (La.) Civil Sheriff
Register of patients transported to the State Insane Asylum, 1891

Suit # Month Day Name Age Gender/
Color
Residence Nativity Occupation Marital
Status
Disease How Long
Insane
Cause Remarks
33384 Jul 17 Victor Perroteau 41 M/W 64 Columbus St. bet. Music and Villere N.O. None S Chronic Mania 3 or 4 yrs Hallucinations Delivered to Dr. L. G. Perkins, Supt. Of Insane Asylum, Jackson, La., July 18, 1891

" " Richard Duplessis 40 M/W - N. O. None M Hallucinations about 3 yrs - "

" " William Wilcox 37 M/W Algiers Algiers Laborer M Chronic Mania - - "

" " John Collins 22 M/W 582 Dryades St. N. O. - S Chronic Mania 10 or 11 yrs - "

" " Thos. H. Baird 37 M/W 82 Valance St Baratric, La Blacksmith M Chronic Mania 5 yrs - "

" " Dennis Conners/Comsers? 34 M/W 1192 Thalia N. O.. Printer S Chronic Mania 8 yrs Unknown This surname is hard to read. "

" " Aug. Krasting 63 M/W Charity Hospital Germany - S Imbecility from Paralysis - - "

" " Ernest Joseph Hernard 33 M/W Clio and Howard N. O. Clerk M Chronic Mania 5 yrs - "

" " Hy Spankehed 33 M/W - N. O. - S Chronic Mania - - "

" " Frisco alias Simmes 30 M/W - - Laborer S Chronic Mania - - "

" " James Nowell 26 M/W 108 N. Peters N. O. Laborer S Recurring Mania 2 or 3 yrs - "

" " John Leahey 28 M/W 57 Constance N. O. Laborer S Chronic Mania for yrs - "

" " Charles Casper Childs 23 M/W - N. O. None S Heredity Chronic Mania yrs Heredity "

" " Eugene Garrison 24 M/W N. O. N. O. - S Chronic Mania 2 or 3 yrs - "

" " Leon Plassaus 22 M/W N. O. - - S Hallucinations - Eipilepsy (sic) "

Jul 17 John Collins 37 M/W N. O. Liverpool England Brakeman M Chronic Mania 10 mos Railroad Excitement Delivered to Dr. L. G. Perkins, Supt. Of Insane Asylum, Jackson, La., July 18, 1891

" " Geo. Pegram 15 M/W N. O. N. O. None S Chronic Epilepsy 10 yrs Blow on the head "

- - Paul Kreisie
M/W - Slavonia Laborer S Chronic Mania 3 yrs - "

- - John Anderson 32 M/B - U. S. Laborer S Chronic Mania mos if not yrs Epilepsy "
33384 Jul 23 Henry J. Babad 44 M/W - N.O. - S Melancholia (chronic) about 8 yrs - Delivered July 1891 to Dr. L. G. Perkins, Supt. Insane Asylum, Jackson, La.

- - Wm. A. Billaud 37 M/W N.O. N.O. - M Chronic (Delirium) Mania about 7 yrs Hereditary "

- - Paul K. Larpenteur 25 M/W Houma, Terrebonne Parish La. - S Acute Mania - - "

- - Jno. Monaghan 25 M/W N.O. N.O. - S Chronic Manic - - "

- - Edward Demourelle 30 M/W N.O. N.O. - S Acute Manic - - "

- - Chas. Edw. Goerts 63 M/W 241 Baronne Germany Barkeeper M Acute Manic about 10 dys Physical Debility "

- - Oscar Gruber 52 M/W 116 Derbigny Germany Barkeeper M General Parlysis (sic) - Alchol. "

- - Julius Warren
M/B Algiers U.S. Laborer S Chronic Manic - - "

- - Jno. Roberts 21 M/B N.O N.O. Laborer S Chronic Manic - - "

- - Robt. Truman alias Mashens 50 M/B N.O. Allegany City, Penn (sic) Laborer W Chronic Manic mos if not yrs Alchol. "

- - Jno. Nugent 61 M/W Soldiers Home, State of La. Ireland None S Chronic Manic; Hallisations (sic) - - "
33810 Sep 24 Miss Marie Victornie Conch 37 F/W 297 Carondelet St. Mobile Dress Maker S Insanity 6 yrs Unknown Delivered July 20/91 to Dr. L.G. Perkins, Supt. Jackson, La.
33384 Oct 30 Robert B. Stubbs, Sr. 63 M/W N.O., La Carrollton Maryland Laborer M Acute Mania about 6 yrs Alcoholism Delivered to Dr. L. G. Perkins, Supt. Of Insane Asylum, Jackson, La., Oct. 30, 1891

" " Rodolph Lux 27 M/W 76 Banks St. N.O., La N. O., La. " S Chronic Mania-worse at night 3 yrs - "

" " James Jolls 32 M/W LA Retreat for last 8 years N. O., La. None S Chronic Mania 3 yrs or more Hereditary "

" " Francois Sallo 47 M/W Alms House N.O., La N. O., La. - M Chronic (Paralytic) Mania yrs - "

" " Jno. A. McDonald 46 M/W - N. O., La. Carpenter M - - Chronic Alcoholism "

" " August Sciro 41 M/W N.O., La. Italy Laborer S - - Imbecility "

" " Emile Englehardt 29 M/W - N. O., La " M - - Chronic Alcoholism "

" " Antonio Desdesich alias 37 M/W N.O., La Austria Delmatia " - Chronic Mania - - "

" " Ferdinand Depinaise 40 M/Griff Louisiana & Galvez N. O. La Cigar Maker M Chronic Mania - - Might be Ferdinand Definaise; "

" " Maggie Quirk 25 F/W N.O., La N. O. , La - M Delerium of Persecution - - "

" " Emma McDuff 29 F/W - N. O. , La - S Idiocy - From Birth "

" " Mrs. Annie Noonan 48 F/W Toledano & Laurel Ireland - W Chronic Mania 6 yrs - "

" " Lizzie Kennedy
F/W - N. O., La None M Hysteric Mania - Unknown "

" " Mary Moroney 35 F/W N.O., La near Boston, Mass. - M Suicidal and Homicidal Mania about 18 mos. Pride "

" " Mrs. Crawley 50 F/W N.O., La Ireland - - Chronic Mania yrs Alcoholism "
33384 Oct 30 Annie Kennedy 46 F/W 8 Union St. 3rd District Ireland Servant S Chronic Mania abt. 3 yrs From Insolation (sic) "

" " Elizabeth Reilly 42 F/W 171 Third St. N.O., La - M Acute Mania 8 yrs Using alcohol "

" " Adele Philips 24 F/W La. Retreat for last 11 years N.O., La - S Chronic Mania 11 yrs or more - "

" " Lilly Canter alias Hogan 33 F/W N.O., La. N.O., La - S Incoherency at times - Debauchery "

" " Mrs. Ann Griffen 52 F/W - Ireland - M Alcoholic Mania abt. 2 yrs Alcoholism "

" " Pauline Larieu 26 F/W - N.O., La - S Chronic Mania 5 or 6 yrs Subsequent to typhoid fever abpit __ pf 6 yrs. "

" " Annie Harrison 29 F/W Lafayette La. - W Chronic Mania, Silly melancholia Over 1 yr - "

" " Mary McWilliams 65 F/W Shakespeare Alms House Ireland - W Dementia Since a dau__, Mar. 9, 1891 Old Age "

" " Eliza Ellis 40 F/W None Wales - W - - - "

" " Mary 30 F/W N.O., La - - S Imbecility - - "

" " Lena Barth 35 F/W - N.O., La. - S Chronic Mania - - "

" " Eva Barndist alias Loretta Mashma 22 F/W N.O., La. Italy - - Chronic Mania - - "

" " Lena Schaff 21 F/W - N.O., La None S Chronic Mania Unknown Unknown "

" " Margaret Aznaga 41 F/W - N.O., La - M Chronic Mania abt 2 yrs - "

" " Eliza Miller 45 F/B - N.O., La None - Acute Mania - - "
33384 Oct 30 Felicia Skitt 57 F/B N. O. , La. U. S. - M Chronic Mania - - "

" " Elizabeth Pichon 39 F/C N. O. , La. N. O. , La. Laborer (Seamstress) M Chronic Mania Over a yr - "

" " Mary Octavia 21 F/M N. O. , La. U. S - S Imbecility - - "

" " Annie Johnson 60 F/B N. O. , La. S. C. - - Dementia - Age 2 Misery "

" " Lottie Weber 42 F/B N. O. , La. S. C. - - Chronic Mania - Dissapation and Alcohol "

" " Lucy Davis 24 F/Griff N. O. , La. La. Laborer S Recurring Mania - Debauchery "

" " Victorino 25 M/C - Manilla Laborer S Imbecility - - "

Database input: Colleen Fitzpatrick (New Orleans Volunteer Association [N.O.V.A.])
Encoded: Wayne Everard
Date: October 25, 2003