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Colored Lodges - Frankfort, KY

The following list of Colored lodges comes from Caron's Frankfort Directory For the Year 1914-1915-1916.

Colored lodges that met at Odd Fellows Hall, 329 W. Clinton Street, except where otherwise noted:

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows
  • Capital City Lodge No. 1597
  • Industrial Legion No. 3102
  • Patriarchie Lodge No. 41
  • Past Grand Masters Council No. 88
  • Household of Ruth No. 170
  • Juvenile Society No. 540

Knights of Pythias:
  • B. K. Bruce Lodge Co. D. (Uniform Rank). Met at 421 Washington Street
  • Pride of Frankfort No. 15 (Uniform Rank)
  • Young Men's Pride No. 12
  • Constantine Commandery No. 15, K. T.
  • Meridian Sun Lodge No. 25, F. & A. M.
  • Tyrian Chapter No. 16, R. A. M.

Eastern Star
  • Mizpah Chapter No. 3251

Colored Lodges that met at the United Brothers of Friendship Hall at 535 Wilkinson Street, except were otherwise noted:

Good Samaritans
  • Martha Tabernacle No. 55
Sisters of the Mysterious Ten
  • Zion Temple No. 20. Met at Odd Fellows Hall
  • Ruth Temple No. 22
  • Rebecca Temple No. 13 (Juveniles)
United Brothers of Friendship
  • Charity Lodge No. 3
Grand Army of the Republic
  • George W. Monroe Post No. 44

Kentucky County & Region

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