ASA T. NEWHALL 1779-1850
Junior Grand Warden, 1850 (died in office 12/18/1850)
- MM 1807, Mount Moriah (Reading)
- WM 1816, 1846-1848, Jordan
- DDGM, District 2, 1848
- DDGM, District 2, 1849
From Proceedings, 1850, Page V-318:
"Resolved. That the sad intelligence of the death of the Hon. and R. W. Asa T. Newhall at his residence in Lynnfield on the 18th inst. has been received with the deepest sensibility by this G. Lodge of which he was a worthy officer and much esteemed member.
"Resolved. That as a testimony of respect for the memory of our distinguished Bro. and a token of our heartfelt appreciation of his estimable personal character, his amiable disposition, his private virtues and public services and his long and unwavering devotion to the Fraternity.—the station he held in the South be vacant for the space of three months and clad in the usual badges of mourning.
Resolved, That as an expression of our sympathy with his afflicted family a copy of these resolutions be transmitted to them by the W. Secy.