Reymond, Joseph

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Reymond, Joseph Gender: M
Joseph Bernard Reymond
born on 3 May 1834 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Orcières, France, 44n41, 6e20
Timezone LMT m6e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 12°04' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 07°59 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 02°31'


French-born Australian politician. He taught English from 1854 until 1857 before migrating from France to Melbourne in 1857, prospecting at Ararat, Ballarat and Chiltern. In 1862 he followed a gold rush to Forbes, where he set up a general store. He was an alderman from 1875 to 1884 and mayor from 1883 to 1884. He had married Margaret Kerr on 13 August 1861 at Wahgunyah; they had seven children. In 1895, Reymond was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Assembly as the Protectionist member for Ashburnham. He served until 1904, when he was defeated running as an independent. Reymond became director of Forbes Hospital in his retirement, and died at Forbes on 20 September 1918, aged 84.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 13 August 1861 (Margaret Kerr)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield submitted birth certificate (acte n° 35) from the online Hautes-Alpes archives. Birth place is Chabaud, Orcières. No info in margin. Wikipedia has 1843 in error.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Protectionist)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office
  • Vocation : Misc. : Mining (Gold prospector)