Historic Markers Across Alabama



Old St. Stephens Masonic Lodge #9



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Saint Stephens Ave. south of Howell Rd., St. Stephens, AL
County: Washington
Coordinates: N 31° 32.392    W 088° 3.272
  31.53986666    -88.05453333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMJMTP
 



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Old St. Stephens Masonic Lodge #9
(1821-1834)


Charter and early members were: Gov. Israel Pickens, Col. Silas Dinsmore, Thomas Eastin, R. Chamberlain, Thomas Malone, J. F. Ross, Daniel Coleman, John Womack, W. D. Gaines, James Roberts, James K. Blount, Ptolemy Harris, F. S. Lyon, Micajah Brewer, John F. McGrew.

One of the nine lodges that organized the Grand Lodge of Alabama at Cahaba in 1821, however, Masonry existed here as early was 1811.









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