SAMUEL CROCKER LAWRENCE, Grand Master
Note: A fine portrait of Grand Master Lawrence while in office appears following page 1883-207, and above.
- 1 QUARTERLY COMMUNICATIONS
- 2 SPECIAL COMMUNICATIONS
- 3 FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST
- 4 LIST OF LODGES IN MASSACHUSETTS BY DISTRICT: 1883
- 4.1 DISTRICT 1: Boston
- 4.2 DISTRICT 2: Cambridge
- 4.3 DISTRICT 3: East Boston
- 4.4 DISTRICT 4: South Boston
- 4.5 DISTRICT 5: Newton
- 4.6 DISTRICT 6: Somerville
- 4.7 DISTRICT 7: Lynn
- 4.8 DISTRICT 8: Salem
- 4.9 DISTRICT 9: Newburyport
- 4.10 DISTRICT 10: Lawrence
- 4.11 DISTRICT 11: Lowell
- 4.12 DISTRICT 12: Fitchburg
- 4.13 DISTRICT 13: Greenfield
- 4.14 DISTRICT 14: North Adams
- 4.15 DISTRICT 15: Pittsfield
- 4.16 DISTRICT 16: Chicopee
- 4.17 DISTRICT 17: Palmer
- 4.18 DISTRICT 18: Worcester
- 4.19 DISTRICT 19: Southbridge
- 4.20 DISTRICT 20: Milford
- 4.21 DISTRICT 21: Framingham
- 4.22 DISTRICT 22: Hyde Park
- 4.23 DISTRICT 23: Taunton
- 4.24 DISTRICT 24: Brockton
- 4.25 DISTRICT 25: Hingham
- 4.26 DISTRICT 26: Fall River
- 4.27 DISTRICT 27: Nantucket
- 4.28 DISTRICT 28: Barnstable
- 4.29 CHILE DISTRICT
- 4.30 CHINA DISTRICT
(Held at Masonic Temple, Boston)
- 03/14: 1883-1;
- 06/13: 1883-33;
- 09/12: 1883-120;
- 12/12: 1883-209; (Annual Communication)
- 1883-10: Communication from the "Grand Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of the Grand Lodge of Peru‚" requesting recognition; referred.
- 1883-15: Dispute between Bay State and Harmony Lodges resolved; committee discharged.
- 1883-19: Presentation of portrait of Grand Master Bartlett, painted by Carpenter from an original by Gilbert Stuart. Extensive biography of Josiah Bartlett.
- 1883-23: Presentation of portrait of Grand Master Hays, from The Massachusetts Lodge. A biography of Moses Michael Hays.
- 1883-25: Funds appropriated for binding of pamphlets and paper.
- 1883-26: Petition by Good Samaritan Lodge of Reading; referred.
- 1883-29: Assorted appointments by the Grand Master.
- 1883-30: Authorization to produce a new Charter for St. John's (Boston), to replace the lost one from the Winthrop House fire; the current replacement "did not correctly describe the precedence of that Lodge"; this was the lodge's 150th anniversary year.
- 1883-42: Communications from "The Independent Symbolic Grand Lodge of Mexico"; referred.
- 1883-42: Response to the petition by Union (Dorchester), regarding jurisdiction; committee reported that it had "all the immunities and privileges of Lodges located in Boston" by vote of the Grand Lodge in June 1872.
- 1883-126: Reception of M.W. Grand Master Laurie of Nova Scotia, and R.W. Frelon J. Babcock, Grand Secretary of the Grand Lodge of Oregon. Laurie gave a short speech.
- 1883-138: Report of the Committee on Charity.
- 1883-140: Action of the Grand Lodge against Spurious Rites and Degrees; a pamphlet was being circulated to inform the Brethren. The Grand Master "advised that no steps should be taken which might have even the appearance of being the enforcement of an ex post facto law . . . He recommended that sufficient time be allowed all erring Brethren to repent and cease from their evil deeds."
- Recorded in Grand Master Lawrence's address, beginning on page 1883-232:
- Lodges constituted, officers installed:
- Lodges visited:
- Joseph Webb, Boston (02/02, address by Past Grand Master Morris of Kentucky)
- Zetland, Boston (03/16; 15th Anniversary)
- Hyde Park, Hyde Park (03/27; memorial service for Rt. Wor. Timothy Phelps)
- Joseph Warren, Boston (03/27)
- Henry Price, Charlestown (04/11)
- Lodge of St. Andrew, Boston (04/12)
- Washington, Roxbury (04/13)
- Artisan, Winchendon (04/16)
- Mount Hermon, Medford (05/03)
- Good Samaritan, Reading (06/13)
- Montgomery, Lakeville, CT (06/20, by Rt. Wor. Edwin Wright, DGM)
- King Solomon's, Charlestown (09/11; Special Communication)
- St. John's (Boston) (10/01; Special Communication, 150th Anniversary)
- Huntington, Huntington (10/16; "the journey of 238 miles, going and returning, which, however, I did not begrudge.")
- Mount Hermon, Medford (11/01)
- Social Harmony, Wareham (11/09)
- Corner Stone, Duxbury (11/10)
- North Star, Ashland (11/12)
- St. James, Mansfield (11/13, remarks on commutation)
- Huntington, Huntington (11/14; remarks on commutation)
- Liberty, Beverly (11/19)
- Charles W. Moore, Fitchburg (11/20, remarks on commutation)
- Social Harmony, Wareham (11/23; remarks on commutation)
- Mount Hermon, Medford (12/06)
- Hall and Building Dedications and Cornerstone Layings:
- 1883-250: As part of Grand Master Lawrence's report, the list of lodges and districts that have commuted the capitation tax.
- 1883-262: Petitions by Palestine Lodge in Everett and Mount Vernon Lodge in Malden to define jurisdiction; referred.
- 1883-271: Mount Vernon given Malden; Palestine given Everett.
- 1883-262: Auditing Committee Report.
- 1883-266: Election of Rt. Wor. Abraham H. Howland, Jr., as Grand Master, and other Grand Lodge officers. Remarks by Grand Master Lawrence and Grand Master-elect Howland.
- 1883-273: Presentation of portraits of Grand Master Joshua B. Flint and Grand Master William T. Coolidge; biography of Grand Master Flint.
- 1883-282: Uncommuted Lodges to have their commutation fee reduced by the number of lost members; approved.
Grand Constitutions Amendment Proposals
- 03/14: 1883-13: Proposed amendment to extend the deadline to commute, with interest after a certain date; laid over from December; adopted over the objection of the proxy from King Hiram's Lodge, Provincetown.
- 03/14: 1883-18: Proposal to amend the Miscellaneous Regulations of the Grand Constitutions regarding the sale of Masonic degrees; referred.
- 03/14: 1883-28: Proposal to amend the Grand Constitutions, Part 5, Section 22, regarding prior notice of changes to the Grand Constitutions.
- 09/12: 1883-128: approved.
- 06/13: 1883-43ff: Proposal to define legitimate Masonic bodies as part of the Grand Constitutions, Part 5, Sections 24 and 25; extensive committee report, including historical notes on "Recognitions or Refusals by the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts" beginning on page 1883-50. The committee recommended adoption, which was duly voted.
- 06/13: 1883-70: Proposal to alter the candidate fee to Grand Lodge in Part 4, Article 1, Section 10; referred.
- 09/12: 1883-130: tabled until the December communication.
- 12/12: 1883-280: rejected.
- 12/12: 1883-277: Proposal to alter Standing Regulation regarding honorary membership; referred.
- 12/12: 1883-278: Proposal to alter Part 2, Article 1, with a new section on the Grand Charity Fund, and the disposal of the former Grand Charity Fund. Referred
Grand Master's Address
- 03/14: 1883-10; Report on Grand Master's Annual Address of 12/13/1882; referred.
- 12/12: 1883-223: Grand Master's Address; regarding the 150th anniversary of Massachusetts Masonry; the surplus of the "Pensacola Fund"; fire protection; annual returns (1,214 diplomas in 1883); expense reports and commutation; a list of lodges and districts that had commuted the capitation tax; remarks on lodge finances and life membership; the Grand Charity fund; and Grand Lecturers; referred to committee 1883-283.
Lodge By-Law Changes
- 03/14: 1883-9;
- Full Codes : Morning Sun, Star of Bethlehem.
- Amendments: Ancient Landmark, Fraternity, Golden Fleece, John T. Heard, Norfolk Union, Palestine, Pilgrim, Warren, Webster.
- 1883-27: approved, with slight corrections for Warren.
- 06/13: 1883-41;
- 09/12: 1883-126;
- 12/12: 1883-223;
Necrologies and Memorials
- 06/13: 1883-71: Memorial to R.W. G. Washington Warren; remarks given by several Brothers; referred to committee.
- 1883-132: Memorial presented by Rt. Wor. Francis Childs, for the committee.
- 12/12: 1883-226: Memorials to Bro. Charles R. Vickery, Timothy Phelps, Bartlett Ellis, Stephen B. Ives, Frazier Carlton, William Leavitt, Stephens Baker, Seth Dewing, John Bryant Atwell, Joseph C. Stevens, mentioned in Grand Master's address.
Petitions for Charters
- 09/12: 1883-138; Martha's Vineyard Lodge, Vineyard Haven; on account of fire, a new Charter was granted.
- 12/12: 1883-283: Thanks from the lodge noted.
- 09/11/1883: 1883-73; Charlestown, Centennial of King Solomon's Lodge.
- 1883-75: Reception of Grand Master Lawrence and other Grand Lodge officers.
- 1883-75: Address by Wor. Galen M. Bowditch, Master.
- 1883-77: Presentation of portrait of Josiah Bartlett, the first Master, and a biographical sketch of Bartlett.
- 1883-82ff: Address by Rt. Wor. Edwin Wright, Deputy Grand Master, giving a history of the earliest days of King Solomon's Lodge, and short biographies of Bartlett, Eliphalet Newell, Benjamin Frothingham, Joseph Cordis, Major William Calder, Edward Goodwin, David Goodwin and Caleb Swan, the eight original petitioners, as well as several others.
- 1883-114: Feast of celebration, with an address by Grand Master Lawrence, and remarks by others including the Grand Master of Nova Scotia, Maj. Gen. John Wilborn Laurie.
- 09/20/1883: 1883-142; Ashland. Dedication of the hall of North Star Lodge.
- 10/01/1883: 1883-146; Boston. 150th Anniversary of the organization of St. John's Lodge.
- 1883-147: Procession by Grand Lodge into hall; welcome by Master of St. John's Lodge.
- 1883-148: Address by Wor. Samuel W. Clifford, Jr., Master.
- 1883-150ff: Very thorough historical address by Rt. Wor. Sereno D. Nickerson.
- 1883-194: Address by Grand Master Lawrence, and presentation of replacement charter.
- 1883-197: Presentation of the Bunch of Grapes‚ and a letter from Bro. Enoch Paige.
- 1883-199: Remarks by Bro. Curtis Guild, President of the Bostonian Society, regarding Masonry in Boston and the Bunch of Grapes symbol.
- 10/12/1883: 1883-204; Hopkinton. Dedication of the hall of John Warren Lodge.
FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST
(held at Masonic Temple, Boston, 12/27/1883)
- 1883-285: Opening and roll call.
- 1883-287: Reception of Grand Master Robert Bingham of North Carolina, Past Grand Master Lucius C. Butler of Vermont.
- 1883-288: Grand Master Lawrence's remarks, indicating that the balance of the mortgage debt on the Temple had been paid.
- 1883-289: Installation of Grand Master Howland. Grand Chaplain's prayer; extensive description of ceremonies and words, and other Grand Officers.
- 1883-298: Auditing Committee report.
- 1883-299: Report of Committee on Charity.
- 1883-301: List of lodges not represented in Grand Lodge in 1883, as well as the past 2-7 years.
- 1883-302: List of Grand Lodge Proceedings received.
- 1883-303: List of Diplomas issued (1,317 in 1883).
- 1883-304: Committee on Masonic memorial medal to commemorate the 150th anniversary.
- 1883-304: Feast of St. John, listing toasts and names of speakers.
LIST OF LODGES IN MASSACHUSETTS BY DISTRICT: 1883
There were 28 districts in Massachusetts in 1883, as well as districts for Chile and China. The Grand Master ordered reorganization at the end of 1882.
Harvey N. Shepard, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
Report: 1883-315; Tabular: 1883-361
- St. John's (Boston, 1733)
- Lodge of St. Andrew, (Boston, 1756)
- The Massachusetts (Boston, 1770)
- Columbian (Boston, 1796)
- Mount Lebanon (Boston, 1801)
- Germania (Boston, 1854)
- Winslow Lewis (Boston, 1855)
- Revere (Boston, 1856)
- Joseph Warren (Boston, 1856)
Charles Harris, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
Report: 1883-317; Tabular: 1883-362
- King Solomon's (Charlestown, 1783)
- Amicable (Cambridge, 1805)
- Putnam (Cambridge, 1854)
- Aberdour (Boston, 1860)
- Mount Olivet (Cambridge, 1863)
- The Lodge of Eleusis (Boston, 1865)
- Mizpah (Cambridge, 1867)
- Zetland (Boston, 1867)
- Joseph Webb (Boston, 1876)
Robert F. Means, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-318; Tabular: 1883-363
- Henry Price (Charlestown, 1858)
- Baalbec (East Boston, 1852)
- Temple (East Boston, 1870)
- Faith (Charlestown, 1868)
- Star of Bethlehem (Chelsea, 1844)
- Mount Tabor (East Boston, 1846)
- Hammatt (East Boston, 1859)
- Robert Lash (Chelsea, 1867)
William H.H. Soule, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-319; Tabular: 1883-364
- Washington (Roxbury, 1796)
- Union (Dorchester, 1796)
- St. Paul's (South Boston, 1846)
- Gate of the Temple (South Boston, 1855)
- Lafayette (Roxbury, 1865)
- Adelphi (South Boston, 1865)
- Eliot (Jamaica Plain, 1866)
- Rabboni (South Boston, 1869)
William I. Goodrich, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-321; Tabular: 1883-365
- Monitor (Waltham, 1820)
- Bethesda (Brighton, 1819)
- Belmont (Belmont, 1864)
- Isaac Parker (Waltham, 1867)
- Pequossette (Watertown, 1856)
- Dalhousie (Newtonville, 1860)
- Beth-Horon (Brookline, 1870)
- Fraternity (Newtonville, 1875)
Thomas S. Spurr, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-323; Tabular: 1883-367
- Hiram (Arlington, 1797)
- Mount Hermon (Medford, 1854)
- Mount Horeb (Woburn, 1855)
- John Abbot (Somerville, 1857)
- William Parkman (Winchester, 1864)
- Charity (Cambridge, 1869)
- Simon W. Robinson(Lexington, 1870)
- Soley (Somerville, 1879)
Albert H. Sweetser, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-324; Tabular: 1883-367
- Mount Carmel (Lynn, 1805)
- Wyoming (Melrose, 1856)
- Mount Vernon (Malden, 1857)
- Golden Fleece (Lynn, 1864)
- William Sutton (Saugus, 1866)
- Palestine (Everett, 1868)
- Good Samaritan (Reading, 1870)
- King Cyrus (Stoneham, 1875)
Albion F. Welch, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-325; Tabular: 1883-368
- Philanthropic (Marblehead, 1760)
- Essex (Salem, 1791)
- Jordan (Peabody, 1808)
- Liberty (Beverly, 1824)
- Amity (Danvers, 1863)
- Starr King (Salem, 1864)
- Acacia (Gloucester, 1865)
- Mosaic (Danvers, 1870)
Morton B. Merrill, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-328; Tabular: 1883-369
- St. John's (Newburyport, 1766)
- The Tyrian (Gloucester, 1770)
- St. Mark's (Newburyport, 1803)
- Warren (Amesbury, 1822)
- Ashler (Rockport, 1851)
- John T. Heard (Ipswich, 1864)
- Charles C. Dame (Georgetown, 1867)
- Bethany (Merrimac, 1868)
Dana J. Flanders, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-329; Tabular: 1883-370
- Merrimack (Haverhill, 1802)
- St. Matthew's (Andover, 1822)
- Grecian (Lawrence, 1825)
- John Hancock (Methuen, 1860)
- Tuscan (Lawrence, 1863)
- Saggahew (Haverhill, 1864)
- Phoenician (Lawrence, 1870)
- Cochichewick (North Andover, 1874)
Charles E. Brown, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
Report: 1883-331; Tabular: 1883-371
- St. Paul's (Ayer, 1797)
- Corinthian (Concord, 1797)
- Pentucket (Lowell, 1807)
- Ancient York (Lowell, 1852)
- Caleb Butler (Ayer, 1859)
- Kilwinning (Lowell, 1866)
- William North (Lowell, 1867)
John D. Edgell, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-332; Tabular: 1883-372
- Aurora (Fitchburg, 1801)
- Trinity (Clinton, 1858)
- Wilder (Leominster, 1859)
- Star (Athol, 1864)
- Hope (Gardner, 1864)
- Charles W. Moore (Fitchburg, 1865)
- Artisan (Winchendon, 1865)
- Athol (Athol, 1872)
Charles H. McClellan, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
Report: 1883-333; Tabular: 1883-373
- Republican (Greenfield, 1795)
- Harmony (Northfield, 1796)
- Jerusalem (Northampton, 1797)
- Orange (Orange, 1859)
- Pacific (Amherst, 1860)
- Ionic (Easthampton, 1867)
- Hampshire (Haydenville, 1871)
- Bay State (Montague, 1872)
- Mechanic's (Turner's Falls, 1878)
Edwin Baker, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
Report: 1883-334; Tabular: 1883-374
- Mountain (Shelburne Falls, 1806)
- Lafayette (North Adams, 1847)
- Berkshire (South Adams, 1857)
- Upton (Cheshire, 1869)
- Morning Sun (Conway, 1869)
- Williams (Williamstown, 1871)
- Greylock (North Adams, 1871)
William H. Murray, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-336; Tabular: 1883-375
- Cincinnatus (Great Barrington, 1795)
- Evening Star (Lee, 1795)
- Wisdom (West Stockbridge, 1803)
- Mystic (Pittsfield, 1810)
- Huntington (Huntington, 1866)
- Globe (Hinsdale, 1869)
- Occidental (Stockbridge, 1870)
- Crescent (Pittsfield, 1873)
Edward P. Kendrick, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-338; Tabular: 1883-376
- Hampden (Springfield, 1817)
- Chicopee (Chicopee, 1848)
- Mount Tom (Holyoke, 1850)
- Mount Moriah (Westfield, 1856)
- Roswell Lee (Springfield, 1864)
- Mount Holyoke (South Hadley, 1869)
- Belcher (Chicopee, 1870)
- Newton (Wilbraham, 1870)
Erasmus F. Strickland, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-339; Tabular: 1883-377
- Thomas (Palmer, 1796)
- Mount Zion (Barre, 1800)
- Bethel (Enfield, 1825)
- Quaboag (Warren, 1858)
- Day Spring (Monson, 1862)
- Eden (Ware, 1863)
- Vernon (Belchertown, 1869)
- Anchor (Wales, 1873)
Edward W. Ball, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-340; Tabular: 1883-378
- Morning Star (Worcester, 1793)
- Olive Branch (Millbury, 1797)
- Montacute (Worcester, 1858)
- Hayden (Brookfield, 1863)
- Athelstan (Worcester, 1865)
- Quinsigamond(Worcester, 1870)
- Spencer (Spencer, 1871)
- Boylston (West Boylston, 1876)
J. M. Cochran, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
Report: 1883-342; Tabular: 1883-379
- Solomon's Temple (Uxbridge, 1818)
- Blackstone River (Blackstone, 1855)
- Webster (Webster, 1858)
- Oxford (Oxford, 1859)
- Quinebaug (Southbridge, 1859)
- Mumford River (Douglas, 1877)
- Granite (Northbridge, 1880)
George W. Wiggin, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-343; Tabular: 1883-380
- Montgomery (Milford, 1797)
- Franklin (Grafton, 1851)
- John Warren (Hopkinton, 1860)
- Mount Hollis (Holliston, 1864)
- North Star (Ashland, 1864)
- Excelsior (Franklin, 1866)
- Siloam (Westborough, 1866)
- Charles River (Medway, 1871)
James L. Harriman, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-345; Tabular: 1883-381
- Middlesex (Framingham, 1795)
- Meridian (Natick, 1797)
- United Brethren (Marlborough, 1859)
- Doric (Hudson, 1864)
- St. Bernard (Southborough, 1867)
- Charles A. Welch (Maynard, 1872)
- Norfolk (Needham, 1874)
- Alpha (Framingham, 1875)
Henry S. Bunton, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-346; Tabular: 1883-382
- Rising Star (Stoughton, 1799)
- St. Alban's (Foxborough, 1818)
- Orient (Norwood, 1861)
- Blue Hill (Canton, 1863)
- St. James (Mansfield, 1864)
- Hyde Park (Hyde Park, 1866)
- Paul Dean (North Easton, 1867)
- Constellation (Dedham, 1871)
George H. Rhodes, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-348; Tabular: 1883-383
- Bristol (Attleboro, 1797)
- King David (Taunton, 1798)
- Pioneer (Somerset, 1863)
- May Flower (Middleboro, 1864)
- Alfred Baylies (Taunton, 1866)
- Ionic (Taunton, 1867)
- Ezekiel Bates (Attleboro, 1870)
- Charles H. Titus (Taunton, 1872)
Baalis Sanford, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-351; Tabular: 1883-384
- Fellowship (Bridgewater, 1797)
- Rural (Quincy, 1801)
- Norfolk Union (Randolph, 1819)
- John Cutler (Abington, 1859)
- Paul Revere (Brockton, 1856)
- Puritan (Abington, 1869)
- St. George (Brockton, 1877)
- Satucket (East Bridgewater, 1881)
Charles W. S. Seymour, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-354; Tabular: 1883-385
- Old Colony (Hingham, 1792)
- Corner Stone (Duxbury, 1801)
- Orphan's Hope (Weymouth, 1825)
- Plymouth (Plymouth, 1825)
- Konohassett (Cohasset, 1864)
- Delta (Weymouth, 1868)
- Phoenix (Hanover, 1873)
- Satuit (Scituate, 1875)
George A. Ballard, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-355; Tabular: 1883-386
- Star in the East (New Bedford, 1823)
- Mount Hope (Fall River, 1824)
- Eureka (New Bedford, 1857)
- Pythagorean (Marion, 1861)
- King Philip (Fall River, 1866)
- Concordia (Fairhaven, 1872)
- Narragansett (Fall River, 1876)
- Noquochoke (South Westport, 1878)
Joseph S. Barney, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
Report: 1883-356; Tabular: 1883-387
- Union (Nantucket, 1771)
- Marine (Falmouth, 1798)
- Social Harmony (Wareham, 1823)
- DeWitt Clinton (Sandwich, 1855)
- Martha's Vineyard (Tisbury, 1859)
- Oriental (Edgartown, 1866)
- Mariners' (Cotuit, 1871)
Luther Fisk, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
Report: 1883-358; Tabular: 1883-388
- King Hiram's (Provincetown, 1795)
- Fraternal (Barnstable, 1801)
- Mount Horeb (Harwich, 1854)
- Pilgrim (Harwich, 1859)
- James Otis (Barnstable, 1865)
- Adams (Wellfleet, 1865)
- Howard (Yarmouth, 1869)
- St. Martin's (Chatham, 1872)
David Trumbull, District Deputy Grand Master; 3 Lodges
Report: None; Tabular: None
- Bethesda (Valparaiso, Chile, 1854)
- Aconcagua (Valparaiso, Chile, 1870)
- Huelen (Santiago, Chile, 1876)
F. W. Galles, Master of Ancient Landmark Lodge; 1 Lodge
Report: None; Tabular: None
- Ancient Landmark (Shanghai, China, 1863)