The Freemasons in my Family

The Freemasons in my Family

As I research my family ancestry- I keep finding relatives who were Freemasons. I will seek additional information when available, including masonic record cards, details about their affiliations, and any photographs or records of interest. Virgil Augustus Mann...
Mann Family History and potential Coat of Arms

Mann Family History and potential Coat of Arms

Previously tracked family to William Mann (b.1607) can now go back even further to Saloman Le Man (b.1400s) and some info about a possible coat of arms.  A better image of this coat of arms can be found in the previously uploaded PDF I have from the George S....
Saloman’s Parents

Saloman’s Parents

Saloman Le Man was the previous furthest back I could track my name. A google search today found a page on GENi for Saloman LeMan Lyman, who’s son is John Mann. But the birth date and list of children for John Mann does not match my records. If this link is...
Virgil Augustus Mann – Freemason

Virgil Augustus Mann – Freemason

Transcribed: Name: Mann, Virgil AugustusLodge No. 183 Deering [LODGE WEBSITE: https://183-me.ourlodgepage.com/]Initiated 5-19-1923 [EA DEGREE]Passed 5-28-1923 [FC DEGREE]Raised 6-4-1923 [MM DEGREE]Died 9-17-1972, Portland [MAINE]Born North Windham Maine 8-8-1893Age 30...
Cowin Family Freemasons

Cowin Family Freemasons

While sharing some other Masonic finds with family, my grandmother revealed to me that her father and grandfather were members of the fraternity as well! I emailed the Grand Lodge of Ohio seeking some additional information and was able to obtain the following:...
Amos Mann – Freemason

Amos Mann – Freemason

Transcribed: Name: Mann, AmosLodge No. 127Initiated 10-21-1882 [EA DEGREE]Passed 11-18-1882 [FC DEGREE]Raised 12-23-1882 [MM DEGREE]Official Record:SS 1883-84 [SENIOR STEWART]Chap 1886-88 [CHAPLAIN]Tyler 1889 [till death?] 19254-17-1925 North Windham Maine People:...