Thanks to the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, the admission records of the Saint John Almshouse, New Brunswick are online and freely available to all genealogists.
The records contained in the St. [Saint] John City Almshouse Admission
Registers from 1843-1897 and the Saint John Almshouse Admission
Registers, 1843-1884 for individuals admitted to the Alms and Work
House, the Emigrant Infirmary, and the St. John Emigrant Orphan Asylum may be accessed by searching or browsing the list of surnames.
This is a page (left and right sides) from the Register of the County Alms and Workhouse 1843-1897.
For more Almshouse records see http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/almshouse/