New 2017 Officers Installed at Saint Honore Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine, in Jacksonville

The new 2017 officers for Saint Honore Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine were installed at the Deerwood Country Club in Jacksonville, Florida on January 14, 2017. The Installing Officers were: Erwin W. O’Dell, REPGC, Grand Commandery of MI, 33o, Past Deputy for MI; M. I. Past Grand Sovereign of the United Grand Imperial Council of the Red Cross of Constantine, Installing Officer; Emmett W. Mills, Jr., REPGC of MI, 33o; Installing Prelate; and Robert G. Kirkpatrick, MEPGHP of the Grand Chapter R.A.M. of Florida, PS, Intendant General, Division of Florida, United Grand Imperial Council, Installing Marshal. Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, 33o, was installed as Puissant Sovereign.   Installing Officers with New Sovereign of Saint Honore Conclave in Florida Pictured here are the newly installed Sovereign with the three Installing Officers at the Installation of Saint Honore Conclave in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, January 14, 2017.  ...

Wilbur W. Masters Jr. Council No. 322, A. M. D., Installs New Officers

The new officers of Wilbur W. Masters, Jr. Council No. 322, Allied Masonic Degrees, were elected and installed for 2017, on November 30, 2016 in Jacksonville. Pictured after the meeting were several of the new officers and Installing officers. Seen from left to right, in the first row were: Corey D. Kosciuszko, PSM, Installing Marshal; Darryl A. D’Angina, PSM, Treasurer, Installing Officer; Rudin “Rudy” Boatright, Jr. Warden; H. Wiley Hart, Sovereign Master; Brian R. Poole, Sr. Warden; and Thomas A. Olsen, Secretary. Seen in the second row, from left, were: Corbin P. Elliott, PSM, Installing Chaplain; and Paul James Mast, Tyler....

Gateway Council No. 51, of Knight Masons, Installs Officers

Gateway Council No. 51, Knight Masons of Jacksonville elected and installed new officers, and received the Grand Superintendent of North Florida for Knight Masons, on Saturday, November 5, 2016. The following officers were elected and installed: Corey D. Kosciuszko, Excellent Chief; Brian Poole, Sr. Knight (already previously installed); Paul James Mast, Jr. Knight; Stephen Urban, Jr., Scribe (already previously installed); and Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Past Grand Superintendent, Treasurer (already previously installed.) Also appointed officers were installed. In the first picture, a certificate or patent of membership is presented by Past Ex. Chief Glenn E. Chandler, KYGCH, MEPGHP, R. I. Grand PCW of the Grand Council, to Christopher C. Lanham, Jr. Seen in the second picture, incoming Ex. Chief Corey Kosciuszko presents the Past Ex. Chief’s jewel to Glenn E. Chandler, retiring Ex. Chief. Shown in the picture, from Left, were: V.E. John I Gray, Ex. Gr. Master of 2V, Grand Chapter, Grand Superintendent of Knight Masons of North Florida (also Installing Officer); Corey Kosciuszko, incoming Ex. Chief of Gateway Council No. 51, Knight Masons; Glenn E. Chandler, MEPGHP, R.I. Grand PCW, retiring Ex. Chief, with P. Ex. Chief’s jewel; and Darryl A. D’Angina, MEPGHP, Past Grand Superintendent of Knight Masons for North Florida, Treasurer. Seen in the large group photo were all Sir Knights who were able to remain for the picture of all members attending the meeting. Seen in the first row, from left to right, in the group picture were: Charles Ed Constant, KYCH, Sentinel; Tom Olsen, KYCH, Steward; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, Past Grand Superintendent of North Florida Knight Masons; H. Wiley Hart,...

Northeast Florida Y. R. College No. 114 Initiates New Knight of York

Northeast Florida York Rite College No. 114 met on September 17, 2016 and greeted new Knight of York Joseph H. Wright, Sr. The College also welcomed several dignitaries to their fellowship at the assembly. Pictured here after the Order were new Knight of York Joe Wright with the Companion Knights of Northeast Florida College and visitors. Shown in the first row, from left to right, were: Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PG, OPC; Rusty Ludlam, KYCH, PP, R.E. District Instr., Grand Chapter, RAM, Dist. 8; Jim Mast, PDDGHP, Deputy Gov.; Corey D. Kosciuszko, DDGC, Dist. 7, Ex. Grand M. 1st V., Grand Chapter, Governor of Northeast Florida Y. R. College No. 114; Joseph H. Wright, Sr. new Knight of York; Glenn E. Chandler, KYGCH, MEPGHP, R. I. Grand P. C. W., Grand Council, Grand Governor of Florida for the York R. Sovereign College of North America; Herbert L. Ray, PIM, EHP, Harvey L. Ward, Sr., KYGCH, MEPGHP, PG; Chris, Lanham, Jr., and Dayle L. Schrock, MIPGM, D.G. of John Bridges Phelps Y.R. College No. 31 in Orlando. Seen in the second row, left to right, were: C. Robert Cooper, KYGCH, MEGHP, R.A.M. of Florida, PG, OPC; Thomas A. Olsen, KYCH, PDDGIM, DDGHP, Dist. 7, Primate; Alex E. Constant, KYCH, Seneschal; Lloyd D. Newman, IM, Sentinel; and Robert Gurney Atwell, KYCH, PG. Seen in the back two rows, from the left, were: Albert Kimball, PHP, PIM; Jimmy Dorsey, KYCH; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, PDGG, OPC; H. Wiley Hart, PG; Kenneth E. Hinton, PHP, PC, IM, Preceptor; Rudin “Rudy” Boatright, PWGM, PHP, Chancellor; Robert Gagnon, KYCH, D. I. Chivalric Dist. No....

Florida Allied Masonic Degrees Festival in Leesburg

The Florida statewide Allied Masonic Degrees (A.M.D.) Festival was held in Leesburg, Florida on Saturday, July 30, 2016   Several degrees were conferred, and a paper was presented by George H. Wolf A.M.D. Council No. 387. Shown here, following, are several teams of Brothers who conferred the degrees, etc. They are as follows: The team from Manasota A.M.D. Council No. 305, which conferred the Architect Degree, with new A.M.D. member, R.H. Brother Edward Mayfield, fifth from left in the line. The team from Wilbur W. Masters Council No. 322, which conferred the Knight of Constantinople Degree, with R. H. Brother Edward Mayfield, fourth from left, in the center. A few George A. Wolf A.M.D. Council No. 187 officers, with Dan Pushee, Grand Superintendent of the A.M.D. in Florida, on the left, and Roger Fowler, S.M., second from the left. George A. Wolf Council No. 187 presented a paper at the Festival. Group picture of Sovereign Masters and Past Sovereign Masters who received the Knight Commander Red Branch of Eri Degree, with Grand Superintendent Dan Pushee in the center of the first row. Grand Superintendent Pushee conferred the degree. Photo of all of the A.M.D. Brothers present at the completion of the...

Northeast Florida Y. R. College No. 114, Knights One, and Installs New officers

Northeast Florida York Rite Colleg3 No. 114 assembled on May 14, 2016 in Jacksonville, where they elevated James R. Billberry , W.M. of Hyde Park Lodge No. 370, and an officer in Jacksonville Chapter No. 12, R. A. M. and Damascus Commandery No. 2, K. T., to the Order, Knight of York. The College also elected and installed new officers for 2016-2017. The new officers for the ensuing year are: Corey Kosciuszko, Governor; Paul James Mast, Deputy Governor; Rudin “Rudy” Boatright, Chancellor; Frederick L. Piasecki, PGC, PG, Treasurer; C. Edward Constant, Secretary; Thomas A. Olsen, Primate; Kenneth E. Hinton, Jr., Preceptor; Alexander E. Constant, Seneschal; Eric G. Cole, Marshal; and Lloyd D. Newman, Sentinel. Pictured here were new Companion Knight Billberry with the new College officers and other Companion Knights after the Installation. Shown, in the first row, left to right, were: Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, PDGG, OPC, Installing Marshal; H. Wiley Hart, PDDGM, PG: Paul James Mast, PHP, PIM, D.G.: Corey D. Kosciuszko, PC, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, Preeminent Governor; James R. Billberry, new Companion Knight; Glenn E. Chandler, KYGCH, MEPGHP, I.G.C.G., Grand Council, R. & S. M., Deputy Grand Governor of Florida for the York Rite Sovereign College of North America, Installing Officer; J. B. Hunt, KYCH, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, PDDGC, PG, OPC; and Harvey L. Ward, Sr., KYGCH, MEPGHP, PG, OPC. Seen in the second row, from left were: Thomas A. Olsen, PHP, PC, DDGIM, District 7, Primate; Eric G. Cole, PHP, Marshal; Lloyd D. Newman, IM, Sentinel; Alexander E. Constant, PHP, PDDGC, Seneschal; Ernest Beeman, KYCH; and Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, PDDGC, PG, OPC, Installing...