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Florence Lodge No. 2212 was founded on August 8, 1881 and was reactivated on November 26, 2015.

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The Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America

The Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America, under the jurisdiction of the Committee of Management, England, organized and created for the purpose of aiding and assisting each other, when but for the helping hand of a brother and friend sorrow and misery might sojourn and remain for a long period in our midst; for this as well as our great brotherly love and charity to all mankind, we have banded ourselves together by solemn ties, promising to act at any and all times, and to each other as brethren, extending the helping hand to all in the time of need, in the hour of sickness, sorrow, or suffering, and thus, having by our mystic tie the power of knowing and discerning the pangs of poverty and how to relieve them; the despondency of sickness and how to alleviate the same and in the hour of mortal dissolution render less terrible and sorrowful the surroundings by the friendly and brotherly aid of the members of our mystic circle, who, uniting together for the common good of all, enable ourselves to guard against the unforeseen casualties which all are liable to encounter in this life; and having taken upon ourselves the mission of uniting and consolidating in one grand harmonious combination our entire Order in the sacred work of promoting the highest interest of humanity, as well as develop and elevate the mental and moral character of our brotherhood, by a liberal support of science and art, the inculcation Of the loftiest and most pure principles of philanthropy, honor, patriotism, and justice  and, above all, to promulgate and disseminate the true principles of friendship, love, and truth; preserve and diffuse the faith of the founders of the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows, and of society at large. as the embodiment of all the dictates of the human heart, as well as to place our Order, from the lowest to the most exalted branch, in one comprehensive working system.

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HISTORY OF ORIGIN GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION AND ADOPTION OF THE DISTRICT LODGES

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HISTORY OF ORIGIN AND ADOPTION OF THE DISTRICT LODGES OF THE GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION At the A.M.C of 1879 began and held at the State House in the city of Little Rock, Ark.,  on the 7th, 8th, 9th, and…

Pilgrim Lodge 1651 loves the kids !!!

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One time for the brethren of Pilgrim Lodge 1651 for their stalwart efforts to aid and assist the children of Douglass Park Elementary school and the coalition of 100 Suits in Virginia.   These children are our futures and seeing…

District No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America and Jurisdiction Helps with Historic Cemetery Clean-up

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            District No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America Jurisdiction                            Helps with Historic Cemetery Clean-up On Saturday, August 17, The Darlington Memorial Cemetery…

District No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America Helps with Historic Cemetery Clean-up

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District No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America                             Helps with Historic Cemetery Clean-up On Saturday, August 17, The Darlington Memorial Cemetery Association lead by Mr.…

GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION AREA II PLANNING SESSION

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GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION AREA II PLANNING SESSION FOR SOUTH CAROLINA, NORTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA, WASHINGTON, DC, AND MARYLAND                 We…

2020 Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America January Full Board Session

2020 Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America January Full Board Session Greetings Brothers and Sisters of all Lodges, Households and Other Branches of the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows: The January Full Board session is scheduled…

Education to further his people : E.O. Trent

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Our Brother E.O. Trent was born in Columbus Ohio  in 1859. Fortunately enough for him he was able to receive a decent education and from the tender age of 6 til age 23 he was an astute student. He attended German High school in Columbus and…

Chi Town Stand up!

Hail Hail thrice Hail for our  brother from the #WindyCity !!!! Bro. Midian Othello Bousfield,MD Bousfield was born Aug 22, 1885 in Tipton, Missouri to Willard Bousfield, a barber and businessman, and Cornelia Bousfield. The family moved…

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Virginia District Convention

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VIRGINIA DISTRICT GRAND LODGE No. 15 and GRAND HOUSEHOLD OF RUTH No. 11 Greeting we greet you in Friendship, Love, and Truth. The Virginia District Convention for District Grand Lodge No. 15 and District Grand Household of Ruth No. 11  invite…

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