- 1 QUARTERLY COMMUNICATIONS
- 2 SPECIAL COMMUNICATIONS
- 3 FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST
- 4 LIST OF LODGES IN MASSACHUSETTS BY DISTRICT: 1893
- 4.1 DISTRICT 1: Boston
- 4.2 DISTRICT 2: Cambridge
- 4.3 DISTRICT 3: East Boston
- 4.4 DISTRICT 4: South Boston
- 4.5 DISTRICT 5: Newton
- 4.6 DISTRICT 6: Somerville
- 4.7 DISTRICT 7: Lynn
- 4.8 DISTRICT 8: Salem
- 4.9 DISTRICT 9: Newburyport
- 4.10 DISTRICT 10: Lawrence
- 4.11 DISTRICT 11: Lowell
- 4.12 DISTRICT 12: Fitchburg
- 4.13 DISTRICT 13: Greenfield
- 4.14 DISTRICT 14: North Adams
- 4.15 DISTRICT 15: Pittsfield
- 4.16 DISTRICT 16: Chicopee
- 4.17 DISTRICT 17: Palmer
- 4.18 DISTRICT 18: Worcester
- 4.19 DISTRICT 19: Southbridge
- 4.20 DISTRICT 20: Milford
- 4.21 DISTRICT 21: Framingham
- 4.22 DISTRICT 22: Hyde Park
- 4.23 DISTRICT 23: Taunton
- 4.24 DISTRICT 24: Brockton
- 4.25 DISTRICT 25: Hingham
- 4.26 DISTRICT 26: Fall River
- 4.27 DISTRICT 27: Nantucket
- 4.28 DISTRICT 28: Barnstable
- 4.29 CHILE DISTRICT
- 4.30 CHINA DISTRICT
(Held at Masonic Temple, Boston)
- 03/08: 1893-6;
- 06/14: 1893-29;
- 09/13: 1893-62; (Rt. Wor. Harvey N. Shepard presiding)
- 12/13: 1893-115; (Annual Communication, Rt. Wor. Harvey N. Shepard presiding)
- 1893-14: Correspondence from the Grand Lodge of Oklahoma Territory, requesting recognition; referred.
- 1893-22: Approved; 10 Oklahoma Lodges formerly in the "Indian Territory" (divided into Indian and Oklahoma Territories) had all consented to the move.
- 1893-23: Lodges admonished by the Committee on Ritual regarding a "mode of working . . . inconsistent with the dignity and seriousness of the scene represented . . . the usual effect of such a representation would be to produce levity and mirth, and at times might prove to be dangerous." The Grand Master had forbidden work in such a supposedly "ancient manner."
- 1893-37: Petition by Massachusetts Lodge for permission to print the names of Committees on Applications in the regular lodge notice. This expressly contradicted an amendment to the Grand Constitutions adopted in 1890 forbidding such an action, and the petition was withdrawn.
- 1893-43: Report of committee on Masonic Home. The committee expected to present a report at the September quarterly.
- 1893-47: Proposal to recognize the "Symbolic Grand Diet of Mexico" to not be granted since "Masonry in our sister Republic is not yet in that condition of harmony" to warrant such a recognition of exclusive jurisdiction.
- 1893-50: Report on the proposed arrangements for a Congress of Masons in Chicago in August; the Grand Master was to have been authorized to appoint delegates, but the vote was rejected.
- 1893-68: Reception of Past Grand Master Lt. Gen. John Winburn Laurie of Nova Scotia. He offered some heartfelt remarks.
- 1893-79: Address by, and resignation of, Rev. Lucius R. Paige, D.D., Grand Chaplain as Trustee of the Masonic Education and Charity Trust, on the 67th anniversary of his election as Master of Mount Zion Lodge, Hardwick (now Barre).
- 1893-90: Report of Charity Committee.
- 1893-90: Report on the General Masonic Relief Association Annual Meeting, to be held in Boston on 09/25.
- Recorded in Deputy Grand Master Shepard's address, beginning on page 1893-128:
- Lodges constituted, officers installed:
- Lodges visited: (★ = performed by Rt. Wor. Harvey Shepard).
- Beth-Horon, Brookline (01/10; installation, ★)
- Baalbec, East Boston (01/30; Lodge of Sorrow, ★)
- Morning Star, Worcester (03/13; Centennial celebration)
- The Lodge of Eleusis, Boston (03/16)
- Henry Price, Charlestown (03/22)
- Amicable, Cambridge (04/06)
- North Star, Ashland (09/11; ★)
- Winthrop, Winthrop (09/12; ★)
- Star in the East, New Bedford (09/18; ★)
- Henry Price, Charlestown (09/26; ★)
- Baalbec, East Boston (10/03; ★)
- Joseph Webb, Boston (10/04; ★)
- Orphan's Hope, Weymouth (10/20; ★)
- Germania, Boston (10/23; ★)
- Bristol, North Attleboro (10/31; ★)
- Amicable, Cambridge (11/02; ★)
- Webster, Webster (11/06; ★)
- Bethesda (Brighton) (11/07; ★)
- Warren, Amesbury (11/08; ★)
- Alpha, Framingham (11/13; ★)
- William Parkman, Winchester (11/14; ★)
- Star of Bethlehem, Chelsea (11/15; 50th Anniversary; ★)
- Hyde Park, Hyde Park (11/16; ★)
- Paul Revere, Brockton (11/21; ★)
- Kilwinning, Lowell (11/28; ★)
- Hall and Building Dedications and Cornerstone Layings:
- 1893-145: Auditing Committee Report.
- 1893-146: Board of Directors report.
- 1893-147: Petition from King Solomon's Lodge to celebrate the centennial of the erection of the monument to Joseph Warren in 1794, on the site now occupied by the Bunker Hill Monument within which it was then situated. A biography of Joseph Warren is included in the remarks by the Recording Grand Secretary, along with information about the monument and its Masonic history. The petition was adopted.
- 1893-159: Election of Rt. Wor. Otis E. Weld on the third ballot following the withdrawal of Rt. Wor. Shepard as a candidate. Election of other Grand Officers.
- 1893-163: Charity committee report.
Grand Constitutions Amendment Proposals
- 03/08: 1893-15; Proposal to amend Part 4, Article 3, to include: "The fees for initiating, crafting and raising shall entitle the applicant to membership in the Lodge in which the application is made, without further charge or ballot." Detailed report on the conduct of various other Grand Lodges regarding this procedure. An amended form of Section 11 was provided, and the report was adopted.
- 03/08: 1893-20; Proposal to amend Part 4, Article 3, Section 1, to include the words: "Provided, however, that any Lodge may, by express provision of its By-Laws, dispense with the insertion of the name of the candidate in its notifications as above required." Referred.
- 06/14: 1893-45; Proposal to amend the Grand Constitutions, Article 2, Section 1, to assign the rank of members of the Board of Directors in Grand Lodge. Referred.
- 09/13: 1893-83: adopted unanimously.
- 06/14: 1893-48; Proposal to amend the Grand Constitutions, Part 1, Article 3, Section 1, regarding exclusion of names of candidates from the Communications of lodges; the amendment was not recommended, and it was rejected.
- 09/13: 1893-88; Proposal to amend the Grand Constitutions, Part 4, Article 4, to limit the prior hold of a lodge that had rejected a candidate to five years; referred.
- 12/13: 1893-162: Proposal to amend Part 5, Section 13, to allow members of lodges in foreign countries (i.e., Chile, China) to hold membership in lodges in other countries. Referred.
- 12/13: 1893-164: Proposal to amend Part 4, Article 1, Section 5, to permit lodges to hold meetings away from their usual location in order to attend the funeral of a Master Mason. Referred.
Grand Master's Address
- 09/13: 1893-85: Report on Grand Master's address from December 1892.
- 12/13: 1893-128: Acting Grand Master's Address; visits; Grand Lecturer's report; Board of Directors report; new Masons (1,884 in 1893); Masonic Education and Charity Fund. Referred to committee.
Lodge By-Law Changes
- 12/13: 1893-163; Alpha, Corner Stone, Dalhousie, Germania, Winslow Lewis; approved with "necessary changes."
Necrologies and Memorials
- 06/14: 1893-38: Memorial to Past Junior Grand Warden Nathan Swett Kimball; presented by Rt. Wor. Dana J. Flanders, for the committee.
- 09/13: 1893-72: Announcement of the death of Grand Master Richard Briggs; presented by Deputy Grand Master Rt. Wor. Harvey Shepard.
Petitions for Charters
- 06/14: 1893-36; Macedonian U.D., Milton; referred.
- 06/14: 1893-44: granted.
- 06/28: 1893-52: constituted at a Special Communication.
- 02/07/1893: 1893-1; Winthrop. Dedication of the hall of Winthrop Lodge. Rt. Wor. Harvey N. Shepard, Deputy Grand Master, presiding.
- 04/05/1893: 1893-25; Roxbury. Dedication of the Roxbury Masonic hall.
- 1893-26: Procession by Grand Lodge into hall; welcome by Master of Washington Lodge, on behalf of Washington and Lafayette Lodges.
- 1893-27: Dedication of hall.
- 1893-27: Remarks by Wor. Albert E. Carr, Master of Washington Lodge, and Wor. John F. Newton, who presented a sketch of Roxbury Masonic history. Other speeches by the Grand Master, Deputy Grand Master, Past Grand Master Samuel Wells, Past Grand Warden Fay, and others.
- 06/28/1893: 1893-52; Milton. Constitution of Macedonian Lodge.
- 1893-53: Reception of Grand Lodge. Brethren of the lodge were present, along with "many visitors from neighboring Lodges." The Grand Master noted the presence of Wor. Charles Breck, of Milton, a Past Master of Rural Lodge and Union Lodge (Dorchester), raised in 1825, and two Past Grand Masters escorted him a seat in the east. Note on page 1893-129, that the Grand Master and other Grand Officers attended Wor. Bro. Breck's funeral three weeks later, conducted by Union Lodge.
- 1893-54: Constitution of Macedonian Lodge, and installation of officers.
- 1893-55: A collation in Associates' Hall, with addresses by various Brothers, including the Grand Master and Past Grand Master Endicott.
- 08/01/1893: 1893-57; Boston. Funeral of Most Wor. Richard Briggs, Grand Master.
- 1893-58: Grand Lodge opened in Boston; Rt. Wor. James Taylor, Senior Grand Warden, presiding. Procession to the church on the corner of Newbury and Exeter Streets, where Rev. Edward Everett Hale offered a "tender and appreciative eulogy" for Grand Master Briggs.
- 1893-59: Masonic burial service, followed by conveyance to Forest Hills Cemetery. Pall bearers included Past Grand Masters Dame and Lawrence, and Wor. E. Loring Richards, Master of Revere Lodge, and Wor. Walter F. Lansil, Master of The Lodge of Eleusis. The Grand Chapter was extensively represented, including by its Grand High Priest, M.E. John Albert Blake; the Grand Council by M.I. William B. Lawrence; and the Grand Commandery by M.E. Sir William H.H. Soule, Grand Commander.
- 10/24/1893: 1893-91; Springfield. Dedication of the Springfield Masonic hall. Rt. Wor. Harvey Shepard, Deputy Grand Master, presiding.
- 1893-92: Procession by Grand Lodge into hall; welcome by Master of Hampden Lodge, on behalf of Hampden and Roswell Lee Lodges.
- 1893-93: Dedication of hall.
- 1893-93: A march by Brethren of the lodges, Grand Lodge, and guests, through "some of the principal streets" of Springfield to City Hall, where "a bountiful collation had been set forth."
- 11/15/1893: 1893-95; Chelsea, 50th Anniversary Celebration of Star of Bethlehem Lodge. Rt. Wor. Harvey N. Shepard, Deputy Grand Master, presiding.
- 12/05/1893: 1893-111; Palmer. Dedication of the hall of Thomas Lodge. Rt. Wor. Shepard, Deputy Grand Master, presiding.
- 1893-112: Procession by Grand Lodge into hall; welcome by Master of Thomas Lodge.
- 1893-112: Dedication of hall; installation of officers.
- 1893-113: A "bountiful collation."
FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST
(held at Masonic Temple, Boston, 12/27/1893)
- 1893-166: Opening and roll call. Rt. Wor. Harvey N. Shepard presiding.
- 1892-168: Installation of Grand Master Otis E. Weld "in accordance with ancient usage and the ritual of this Grand Lodge." Installation of other Grand Officers.
- 1893-173: Report of Recording Grand Secretary: 2,234 Master Mason diplomas issued in 1893.
- 1893-174: List of lodges not represented in Grand Lodge in 1893, as well as the past 2-4 years (plus Aconcagua Valparaiso, not represented for the past 12 years).
- 1893-177: Feast of St. John, listing toasts and names of speakers:
- 1893-179: Senior Grand Deacon Charles T. Gallagher.
- 1893-184: Rt. Wor. Edward Avery.
- 1893-186: Grand Chaplain Rev. Bro. E.A. Horton.
- 1893-191: Wor. John M. Rodocanachi.
- 1893-193: Grand Chaplain Rev. Bro. John Cuckson.
- 1893-198: Rt. Wor. Charles Levi Woodbury.
- 1893-201: Past Grand Master Samuel Wells.
- 1893-204: Past Grand Master Henry Endicott.
- 1893-205: Past Deputy Grand Master Ely.
- 1893-210: Rt. Wor. Warren B. Ellis, Chairman of the Committee on Curiosities. "I have myself considerable curiosity to know what the duties of the committee are. I suppose that they might possibly be to polish up General Warren's statue or re-gild the bunches of grapes."
- 1893-212: Past Grand Master and Recording Secretary Nickerson; some remarks on the history of the Feast.
- 1893-217: Deputy Grand Master Edwin B. Holmes.
LIST OF LODGES IN MASSACHUSETTS BY DISTRICT: 1893
There were 28 districts in Massachusetts in 1893, as well as districts for Chile and China.
E. Bentley Young, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
- St. John's (Boston, 1733)
- Lodge of St. Andrew, (Boston, 1756)
- The Massachusetts (Boston, 1770)
- Columbian (Boston, 1796)
- Mount Lebanon (Boston, 1801)
- Germania (Boston, 1854)
- Winslow Lewis (Boston, 1855)
- Revere (Boston, 1856)
- Joseph Warren (Boston, 1856)
Frank Vose, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
- King Solomon's (Charlestown, 1783)
- Amicable (Cambridge, 1805)
- Putnam (Cambridge, 1854)
- Aberdour (Boston, 1860)
- Mount Olivet (Cambridge, 1863)
- The Lodge of Eleusis (Boston, 1865)
- Mizpah (Cambridge, 1867)
- Zetland (Boston, 1867)
- Joseph Webb (Boston, 1876)
John Stalker, District Deputy Grand Master; 9 Lodges
- Henry Price (Charlestown, 1858)
- Baalbec (East Boston, 1852)
- Temple (East Boston, 1870)
- Faith (Charlestown, 1868)
- Star of Bethlehem (Chelsea, 1844)
- Mount Tabor (East Boston, 1846)
- Hammatt (East Boston, 1859)
- Robert Lash (Chelsea, 1867)
- Winthrop (Winthrop, 1887)
Henry B. Chandler, District Deputy Grand Master; 10 Lodges
- Washington (Roxbury, 1796)
- Union (Dorchester, 1796)
- St. Paul's (South Boston, 1846)
- Gate of the Temple (South Boston, 1855)
- Lafayette (Roxbury, 1865)
- Adelphi (South Boston, 1865)
- Eliot (Jamaica Plain, 1866)
- Rabboni (South Boston, 1869)
- Prospect (Roslindale, 1890)
- Macedonian (Milton, 1893)
Herbert H. Sawyer, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Monitor (Waltham, 1820)
- Bethesda (Brighton, 1819)
- Belmont (Belmont, 1864)
- Isaac Parker (Waltham, 1867)
- Pequossette (Watertown, 1856)
- Dalhousie (Newtonville, 1860)
- Beth-Horon (Brookline, 1870)
Thomas M. Durell, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Hiram (Arlington, 1797)
- Mount Hermon (Medford, 1854)
- Mount Horeb (Woburn, 1855)
- John Abbot (Somerville, 1857)
- William Parkman (Winchester, 1864)
- Charity (Cambridge, 1869)
- Simon W. Robinson(Lexington, 1870)
- Soley (Somerville, 1879)
William F. Chester, District Deputy Grand Master; 10 Lodges
- Mount Carmel (Lynn, 1805)
- Wyoming (Melrose, 1856)
- Mount Vernon (Malden, 1857)
- Golden Fleece (Lynn, 1864)
- William Sutton (Saugus, 1866)
- Palestine (Everett, 1868)
- Good Samaritan (Reading, 1870)
- King Cyrus (Stoneham, 1875)
- Converse (Malden, 1887)
- Golden Rule (Wakefield, 1888)
William D.T. Trefry, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Philanthropic (Marblehead, 1760)
- Essex (Salem, 1791)
- Jordan (Peabody, 1808)
- Liberty (Beverly, 1824)
- Amity (Danvers, 1863)
- Starr King (Salem, 1864)
- Acacia (Gloucester, 1865)
- Mosaic (Danvers, 1870)
Green Davis, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- St. John's (Newburyport, 1766)
- The Tyrian (Gloucester, 1770)
- St. Mark's (Newburyport, 1803)
- Warren (Amesbury, 1822)
- Ashler (Rockport, 1851)
- John T. Heard (Ipswich, 1864)
- Charles C. Dame (Georgetown, 1867)
- Bethany (Merrimac, 1868)
Edward A. Fitts, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Merrimack (Haverhill, 1802)
- St. Matthew's (Andover, 1822)
- Grecian (Lawrence, 1825)
- John Hancock (Methuen, 1860)
- Tuscan (Lawrence, 1863)
- Saggahew (Haverhill, 1864)
- Phoenician (Lawrence, 1870)
- Cochichewick (North Andover, 1874)
Frank L. Weaver, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- St. Paul's (Ayer, 1797)
- Corinthian (Concord, 1797)
- Pentucket (Lowell, 1807)
- Ancient York (Lowell, 1852)
- Caleb Butler (Ayer, 1859)
- Kilwinning (Lowell, 1866)
- William North (Lowell, 1867)
- Thomas Talbot (Billerica, 1889)
George H. Foye, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Aurora (Fitchburg, 1801)
- Trinity (Clinton, 1858)
- Wilder (Leominster, 1859)
- Star (Athol, 1864)
- Hope (Gardner, 1864)
- Charles W. Moore (Fitchburg, 1865)
- Artisan (Winchendon, 1865)
- Athol (Athol, 1872)
David T. Remington, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Republican (Greenfield, 1795)
- Harmony (Northfield, 1796)
- Jerusalem (Northampton, 1797)
- Orange (Orange, 1859)
- Pacific (Amherst, 1860)
- Hampshire (Haydenville, 1871)
- Bay State (Montague, 1872)
- Mechanic's (Turner's Falls, 1878)
Frederick E. White, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Mountain (Shelburne Falls, 1806)
- Lafayette (North Adams, 1847)
- Berkshire (South Adams, 1857)
- Upton (Cheshire, 1869)
- Morning Sun (Conway, 1869)
- Williams (Williamstown, 1871)
- Greylock (North Adams, 1871)
Miles T. Huntington, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Cincinnatus (Great Barrington, 1795)
- Evening Star (Lee, 1795)
- Wisdom (West Stockbridge, 1803)
- Mystic (Pittsfield, 1810)
- Huntington (Huntington, 1866)
- Globe (Hinsdale, 1869)
- Occidental (Stockbridge, 1870)
- Crescent (Pittsfield, 1873)
John E. Bronson, District Deputy Grand Master; 10 Lodges
- Hampden (Springfield, 1817)
- Chicopee (Chicopee, 1848)
- Mount Tom (Holyoke, 1850)
- Mount Moriah (Westfield, 1856)
- Roswell Lee (Springfield, 1864)
- Ionic (Easthampton, 1867)
- Mount Holyoke (South Hadley, 1869)
- Belcher (Chicopee, 1870)
- Newton (Wilbraham, 1870)
- Brigham (Ludlow, 1891)
Lovell L. Gage, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Thomas (Palmer, 1796)
- Mount Zion (Barre, 1800)
- Bethel (Enfield, 1825)
- Quaboag (Warren, 1858)
- Day Spring (Monson, 1862)
- Eden (Ware, 1863)
- Vernon (Belchertown, 1869)
F. W. Southwick, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Morning Star (Worcester, 1793)
- Olive Branch (Millbury, 1797)
- Montacute (Worcester, 1858)
- Hayden (Brookfield, 1863)
- Athelstan (Worcester, 1865)
- Quinsigamond(Worcester, 1870)
- Spencer (Spencer, 1871)
- Boylston (West Boylston, 1876)
Lester H. Cudworth, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Solomon's Temple (Uxbridge, 1818)
- Blackstone River (Blackstone, 1855)
- Webster (Webster, 1858)
- Oxford (Oxford, 1859)
- Quinebaug (Southbridge, 1859)
- Mumford River (Douglas, 1877)
- Granite (Northbridge, 1880)
John H. Balcom, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Montgomery (Milford, 1797)
- Franklin (Grafton, 1851)
- John Warren (Hopkinton, 1860)
- Mount Hollis (Holliston, 1864)
- North Star (Ashland, 1864)
- Excelsior (Franklin, 1866)
- Siloam (Westborough, 1866)
- Charles River (Medway, 1871)
Lewis M. Palmer, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Middlesex (Framingham, 1795)
- Meridian (Natick, 1797)
- United Brethren (Marlborough, 1859)
- Doric (Hudson, 1864)
- St. Bernard (Southborough, 1867)
- Charles A. Welch (Maynard, 1872)
- Norfolk (Needham, 1874)
- Alpha (Framingham, 1875)
Francis D. Dunbar, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Rising Star (Stoughton, 1799)
- St. Alban's (Foxborough, 1818)
- Orient (Norwood, 1861)
- Blue Hill (Canton, 1863)
- St. James (Mansfield, 1864)
- Hyde Park (Hyde Park, 1866)
- Paul Dean (North Easton, 1867)
- Constellation (Dedham, 1871)
Edward R. Price, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Bristol (North Attleboro, 1797)
- King David (Taunton, 1798)
- Pioneer (Somerset, 1863)
- May Flower (Middleboro, 1864)
- Alfred Baylies (Taunton, 1866)
- Ionic (Taunton, 1867)
- Ezekiel Bates (Attleboro, 1870)
- Charles H. Titus (Taunton, 1872)
Herbert I. Mitchell, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Fellowship (Bridgewater, 1797)
- Rural (Quincy, 1801)
- Norfolk Union (Randolph, 1819)
- John Cutler (Abington, 1859)
- Paul Revere (Brockton, 1856)
- Puritan (Whitman, 1869)
- St. George (Brockton, 1877)
- Satucket (East Bridgewater, 1881)
Charles T. Burr, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- Old Colony (Hingham, 1792)
- Corner Stone (Duxbury, 1801)
- Orphan's Hope (Weymouth, 1825)
- Plymouth (Plymouth, 1825)
- Konohassett (Cohasset, 1864)
- Delta (Weymouth, 1868)
- Phoenix (Hanover, 1873)
- Satuit (Scituate, 1875)
Frederick A. Bradford, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Star in the East (New Bedford, 1823)
- Mount Hope (Fall River, 1824)
- Eureka (New Bedford, 1857)
- King Philip (Fall River, 1866)
- Concordia (Fairhaven, 1872)
- Narragansett (Fall River, 1876)
- Noquochoke (South Westport, 1878)
John Huxtable, District Deputy Grand Master; 7 Lodges
- Union (Nantucket, 1771)
- Marine (Falmouth, 1798)
- Social Harmony (Wareham, 1823)
- Martha's Vineyard (Tisbury, 1859)
- Pythagorean (Marion, 1861)
- Oriental (Edgartown, 1866)
- Mariners' (Cotuit, 1871)
Oliver H. Linnell, District Deputy Grand Master; 8 Lodges
- King Hiram's (Provincetown, 1795)
- Fraternal (Barnstable, 1801)
- Mount Horeb (Harwich, 1854)
- DeWitt Clinton (Sandwich, 1855)
- Pilgrim (Harwich, 1859)
- Adams (Wellfleet, 1865)
- Howard (Yarmouth, 1869)
- St. Martin's (Chatham, 1872)
Peter Ewing, District Deputy Grand Master; 4 Lodges
- Bethesda (Valparaiso, Chile, 1854)
- Aconcagua (Valparaiso, Chile, 1870)
- Huelen (Santiago, Chile, 1876)
- St. John's (Concepción) (Concepción, Chile, 1884)
DeWitt C. Jansen, District Deputy Grand Master; 1 Lodge
- Ancient Landmark (Shanghai, China, 1863)