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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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Taking care: Hon.John C. Dancy

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    John Dancy, prominent leader in the American Methodist Episcopal Zion Church and the Republican Party, was born in Tarboro in 1857 as the son of a freedman whose parents had been manumitted. Dancy’s father was a builder…

District Nine: Chicago's Defender of the Truth

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Brother George T. Kersey, whom today we are honoring with this post, served District Nine, with honor and distinction as it's #DistrictGrandMaster.... Although Born in North Carolina his family uprooted from the toils of the Southern Culture…

Northern Star Lodge No. 715 Fixing Our Roof & Lodge

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Fundraiser to help Northern Star Lodge No. 715 Fixing The Roof & Lodge Northern Star Lodge No. 715 of Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America and Jurisdiction has acquired a location for their lodge in February of 2019.  The Brothers…

Grand United Order Of Oddfellows in our name...

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May  26, 2019 ODD FELLOWSHIP The Grand United Order of Odd Fellows is a unique fraternal organization that is based on principles that were established so long ago, that its origins continue to remain elusive.  One of the main elements…

Northern Star Lodge No. 715 of Syracuse, New York Welcomes New Brothers

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Florence Lodge No. 2212 of South Carolina and The District Grand Lodge No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America is so proud Northern Star Lodge No. 715 of Syracuse, New York growth. I may self is proud that though…

Founders Day Celebration Honoring Peter Ogden and Patrick Reason

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Founders Day Annual Thanksgiving Service Celebration Honoring Peter Ogden and Patrick Reason in Philadelphia.    

Welcome to P.G.M Council No. 14 of Virginia

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The Brother's of District No. 13 of South Carolina Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America would like to welcome the two newest members to to Richmond P.G.M. Council No. 14.  

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