Milburn, Joseph

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Milburn, Joseph Gender: M
born on 6 February 1870 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Marlborough, England, 51n26, 1w43
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°49' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 25°51 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 28°20'


British-American astrologer who migrated to New Zealand in 1892 and became a timber merchant in 1895, a job that would last for 15 years. He married Leigh Hope on 10/21/1904 and they moved to England sometime before 1910. In 1910 he moved to California and took a job as a corporation secretary, joined by his wife and two sons the following year, February 1911.

In 1930 he quit his business and became a full-time astrologer, an independent researcher working with his wife. They lived in Berkeley and participated, in August 1940, in a Hollywood Astrological Convention. Through the mid-'40s Milburn directed the Astrological Brotherhood of California and contributed to the AFA publication "Astrological Americana" in 1959.

He died on 2/09/1958, Berkeley, CA.


  • Death, Cause unspecified February 1958 (Age 88 plus three days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Relationship : Marriage October 1904 (Leigh Hope)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Church of Light file of astrologers c. 1962, same in AFA


  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer (Pro)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Moved to New Zealand, U.S.)
  • Vocation : Writers : Astrology
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons)
  • Vocation : Business : Clerical/ Secretarial (Corporation secretary)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 88)
  • Vocation : Business : Business owner (Timber merchant)