Grand Lodge of Masons in Maine

Welcome to the story of our Grand Lodge!

Freemasonry is the world's oldest and largest fraternity and we've been here in Maine since well before Maine became a state!

1820-04-08 00:00:00

Union Lodge #31, Union chartered

Date of precedence: December 27, 1819.

1820-06-01 00:00:00

Grand Lodge of Maine is formed

When Maine became a state, the Grand Lodge of Masons in Maine was formed.

1820-06-23 05:02:29

Hermon Lodge #32, Litchfield chartered

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1820-06-27 00:00:00

Waterville Lodge #33, Waterville chartered

1821-01-11 20:32:32

Somerset Lodge #34, Skowhegan chartered

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1827-01-01 00:00:00

Nova Scotia Masonic Stone Discovered

So-called Nova Scotia Masonic Stone dated 1606 discovered. Now known not to be Masonic, it is in the wall of the Canadian Institute, Toronto, but lost to sight as it is covered with plaster.

1835-01-01 00:00:00

The Aroostook War

"The Border War which pitted Canadian lodges against American ones for control of membership."

1837-12-20 02:04:06

Grand Lodge of Texas is formed

1838-11-21 00:00:00

Grand Lodge of Arkansas forms

Grand Lodge of Masons in Maine

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