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IOOF Lodge No. 200 -- Lancaster TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 32° 35.552 W 096° 45.359
14S E 710607 N 3608338
Quick Description: The old International Order of Odd Fellows lodge building on the square in downtown Lancaster since 1904
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 12/11/2016 10:20:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMTMGG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
This IOOF lodge building has been standing on the Lancaster town square since 1904.

From the Portal to Texas History: (visit link)

The Lancaster Herald. (Lancaster, Tex.), Vol. 34, No. 21, Ed. 1 Friday, June 11, 1920 Page: 4 of 8, column 5

Meets every Thursday night
J. F. Newton N.G.
L. B. Howell, Sec."

And also from the Portal to Texas History: (visit link)

"The Lancaster Herald. (Lancaster, Tex.), Vol. 30, No. 14, Ed. 1 Friday, April 28, 1916 Page: 8 of 8, column 4


Whereas it has pleased Almighty God, the Supreme Ruler of the Universe, to remove from the experiences of this life, the wife, and companion of our brother J. G. Moore, and

WHEREAS our hearts are drawn to our brother and his family in this hour, when they are walking through the shadows --

THEREFORE be it resolved by Lancaster I.O.O.F Lodge Number 200 that we express to our brother Moore and his family our sincere sympathies and condolence, and asked that our words shall become a source of real comfort to them.

Be it further RESOLVED that these resolutions be further spread on the minutes of our Lodge and that a copy be sent Brother Moore and his family, and a copy be furnished to the LANCASTER HERALD for publication.

J. W. Curry
R. P. Henry
John Lot, Commitee."
Location Details:
This location is currently used as commercial retail space on the square in downtown Lancaster

Date of construction: 1904

location website: Not listed

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