History of the Various Oddfellows Orders

This is a long excerpt from Charles H. Brooks’s History and Manual of the Grand United Order of Oddfellows…….The purpose here is to give a clear and concise  look at the origin(s) of our Order as well as clearing up some misconceptions about the Order…….   Enjoy! P. G. M., W. A. Pledger, who delivered […]

Georgia’s brethren on his mind…

Our Bro. DR. EUGENE BRINSON, of  Americus,Ga,  is a native of Terrell county, Georgia. He was born near Dawson, July 1, 1872. His father was a carpenter by trade, and his mother was her former master’s cook. Brinson was educated in the public schools of Dawson, and enjoyed such opportunities as were afforded by the […]

Diamond Cut Tattoo Company….Oddfellows Tattoo Society celebrate 5yrs

It goes without saying that the brethren of Wayman Lodge 1339, (who work together) have built up a strong kinship through their creativity and common interests.   The Diamond Cut Tattoo Company has hit their 5th year milestone in business !!!! In that time these talented brothers have managed not only to touch the tattoo community […]

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

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 10th days of October, A.D. 1879, among other things done […]

Pilgrim Lodge 1651 loves the kids !!!

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 to it that their first days are full of support from the community leaves a […]

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

            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 Association lead by Mr. Joel Dargan and with […]

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

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. Joel Dargan and with the assistant of Darlington City Council Woman […]

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

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 cordially request that all Area II Executive Board, all District Grand Masters, all District Grand Masters, all District Grand Most Noble Governors, […]

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 for January 9-11, 2020 with departure on Sunday, January 12. The session will culminate with the Installation […]

Education to further his people : E.O. Trent

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 entered Ohio State University . He graduated in 1882 […]