Loyal Orange Lodge No. 758 (Powassan)

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Loyal Orange Lodge No. 758 (Powassan)

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  • LOL 758

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      Dates of existence

      1889?-[after 1958]


      Loyal Orange Lodge No. 758 was a Protestant fraternal organization in Powassan, Ontario. A primary (or local) lodge of the Orange Order, it is unknown exactly when Lodge No. 758 was first established. Orange Order lodges provided their members with social events and mutual aid, and had a Masonic-style organizational structure and system of degrees. It is unknown when Lodge No. 758 was disbanded, though an annual return indicates that it was still active with 10 members at the end of 1957.


      Powassan, Ont.

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      As a primary lodge of the Orange Order, Lodge No. 876 was headed by a Worshipful Master and a Deputy Master. Other officers included a Chaplain, Recording Secretary, Financial Secretary, Treasurer, 1st Lecturer, Deputy Lecturer, and Marshal.

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      Loyal Orange District Lodge of Nipissing East (1911-[after 1968])

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      Loyal Orange District Lodge of Nipissing East is the superior of Loyal Orange Lodge No. 758 (Powassan)

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      Nipissing University and Canadore College Archives and Special Collections

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      Created February 20, 2015 by Peter Houston


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