District 13’s Grand Master…..

Since I’m backlogged in research on the various brothers and sisters who made this Order great, I’m goin hard for a min… This is Past District 13 Grand Master George W. Bolden…. He was a native of the old Colonial town of Camden, where he was born 8/7/1880. Young Bolden attended the academy at Camden […]

St. Helena Island and the Penn Center

Our history never ceases to amaze me as the first name I found on this roster from 1932 is that of Bro. York William Bailey….Sound familiar? If you’re from South Carolina or you’re an avid researcher who has visited the #PennCenter on #StHelenaIsland then his name should ring a bell in your mind !!! Brother […]

FIRST HEADS OF STATE MEETING

DISTRICT GRAND LODGE NO. 13 OF SOUTH CAROLINA GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA FIRST HEADS OF STATE MEETING  APROVAL OF STANDARDS OPERATION PERCEDURES   On August 1, 2021 the Head of State (District Grand Master, Deputy District Grand Master, and Sub-District Grand Master) of The District Grand Lodge No. 13 of South […]

🔗DR. COMMODORE IRVING CAIN🔗 Bro Cain was a leading physician of #RomeGa but is a native of #OrangeburgSC !! Born Nov 1861. His parents were both slaves. His father was taught to read and write by his young master and after the war became a teacher much to the chagrin of their neighbors. After the […]

Jersey Oddfellowship

James W. Wynder, one of the oldest and respected citizens of Bridgeton, after an illness of nine weeks died at his home on the Bowentown road on Wednesday night, Oct. 11. The funeral service was held at Mt. Zion A. M. E. Church at 2:30 o’clock last Saturday afternoon and was attended by a large […]

One of North Carolina’s DGMs

Bro. Samuel H. Vick One of the men of mark in North Carolina who has succeeded in more than one field of endeavor is Prof. Samuel Hynes Vick of the thriving little city of Wilson. He was a native of #NashCo having been born at Castalia during the #CivilWar, April 1, 1863. Just about the […]

Application to Household of Ruth Approved By Committee In Of Board

Application to Household of Ruth Approved By Committee of Board In Of 2019 January 2019 To the officers and members of Mary Alice Parker Household of Ruth No. 124, G.U.O. of O.F., greeting: The said new Household of Ruth is to be known as Gloria Green, Household of Ruth No. 2906, G. U. O. of […]

Re-Activate Household of Ruth 124 which was originally charted on August 8, 1878.

COMMITTEE OF MANAGEMENT GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION 7314 Porters Rd. Esmont, VA 22937  John W. Green Most Honorable Grand Master 19653 Club Lake Rd. Montgomery Village, MD 20886  February 19, 2018 Brother Shawn Cannon, DGM DGL 13- South Carolina Florence, SC   Sister Elizabeth Henderson, DMNG DGH 22- South Carolina […]

History of Sister Pollie Thomas of, Rose of Sharon Household of Ruth No. 79

History of Sister Pollie Thomas of, Rose of Sharon Household of Ruth  No. 79 Sister Pollie Thomas (1888-1976) Dated between 1904 and 1918, this photo depicts Pollie Thomas of Staunton, Virginia. A copy of the “By-laws and Rules of Order Rose of Sharon Household of Ruth,” published in 1915, signed “Sister Pollie Thomas,” shows that […]

Suspension Letter by Florence Lodge No. 2212

Suspension Letter by Florence Lodge No. 2212                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Date January […]