• GUOOF,  History,  Regions

    J. M. HENRY JONES, Colored Orator and Educator in England, address the GUOOF in Wheeling, WV

    J. M. HENRY JONES, Colored Orator and Educator in England, address the GUOOF in Wheeling, WV   Click Link to read or follow article below: The Wheeling Daily intelligencer., June 22, 1897 J. M’HENRY JONES. Wheeling’s Colored Orator and Educator ia England. ADDRESS TO THE ODD FELLOWS Of that Country u Fraternet Delegate From Am arte a?Am Eloqmnt Deliver* MM (liNrtd to 111* Echo-II* Talki a boot what Um Colored llaci llae Acoempllehed tor lUelf lu the Hatted Slate* Ibue Freed from Slavery. Following Ia an abstract of tha address delivered by rrofessor J. McHenry Jones, of Wheeling, at Bolton, England. June S. Professor Jones Is fra cental delegate of…

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    Prof. David Abner, Jr – Past District Grand Master of Texas (1886-1890)

    Rev. C.A. Harris, our pastor at Weimar, has just closed a protracted meeting with 49 conversions, all added to our church and many others. He has also built a good parsonage and he is deservedly popular in his charge. Dr. Harris has just been elected District Grand Master of the G.U.O of O.F. for the State of Texas, a position held and honorably filled by Prof. Abner, Jr., of Bishop college, Marshall, Texas, for four years.   Source: Christian recorder 1890 ****************************************************************************************************** The first black professor of Bishop College, minister, and president of Guadalupe College. Abner, David, Jr. (1860–1928). David Abner, Jr., the first black professor of Bishop College, minister, and president of…

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    Area IV Session March 16-18, 2018

    GRAND UNITED ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS IN AMERICA AND JURISDICTION AREA IV Bro. William Martin, Area IV Director                                                                       Sis. Doreen Van Heynegen, Area IV Co-Director 5123 Forest Hill Road                                                                                                 4787 Hickory Stream Lane Jackson, MS 39272                                                                                                      Mulberry, FL 33860 Telephone No. 601-540-6252 (C)                                                                   …

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    Area II Session April 13-14, 2018

    Area Two Grand United Order Of Odd Fellows DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, MARYLAND, VIRGINIA, NORTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA Graham T. Paige, Director                                                                                        Cathy McGlottin. Co-Director                                             7314 Porters Road                                         …

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    South Carolina March of Dimes Project

    Grand United Order of Odd Fellows and Riley Hill Lodge #7224 contribute to Lake City area March of Dimes Project. Pictured are Mr. Bobby Williams, Mr. Kenrich Salters and Brother Kevin N. Brown of Riley Hill Lodge # 7224. Mr. Bobby Williams is the March of Dimes Project Director for the Lake City, South Carolina area. Mr. Kenrich Salters is a community leader in the Lake City, S.C. area. The event was held on January 9, 2018.

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    AREA III SPRING BANQUET

    Area Three Annual Spring Banquet Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Illinois-Indiana-Kentucky-Michigan Bro. Derrick D. Stinson                                                                             Sis. Jeanette Carter Area Director                                                                                                 Area Co-Director 1444 E. 146th Street                                                                                      4695 Washington Street           Dolton, IL  60419                                                                                          Gary, IN  46404                (773) 330-5219                                                                                               (219) 884-4700   OUR 175th YEAR CELEBRATION “BLESS US INDEED” Greetings, in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, plans have been made for our ANNUAL SPRING BANQUET/175th YEAR CELEBRATION and we would love for you to join us for our.  If you would like to make a night of it, the following room information is being provided to receive a discount rate; the deadline for this discount rate / RSVP is March 9, 2018: Banquet  Saturday, March 24, 2018…