They dropped "Bucks" from the name in Whatever the origin, solid evidence begins to be found in the late 18th Century. By Odd Fellow organizations were numerous in England, and each was independent from the others.
Fraternal groups such as the Odd Fellows were suppressed in England for a time, but by the Odd Fellows were revived by an organization called "London Union Odd Fellows," which later became known as the "Grand Lodge of England" and assumed authority over all Odd Fellow lodges in that country. The founders were three boat builders, a comedian and a vocalist - a group befitting the name "Odd Fellows," indeed. The lodge was self instituted, a common practice in those times. Their first candidate was a retired actor who was the keeper of the tavern where they met.
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Accounts state that lodge meetings were accompanied by merry making and mirth, and that the wares of the tavern were freely indulged in. This lodge was dissolved in due to poor attendance brought on by controversy over the War of Another lodge of which little is known existed briefly in New York in In , Shakespeare Lodge in New York was re-instituted, in the Red Cow tavern, operated by a former member who had in his keeping the books and papers of the former lodge.
They claimed to have received a charter from the Manchester Unity which gave them authority over all other Odd Fellows Lodges in the United States, but this authority was not accepted by other lodges. Several more lodges were founded in the New York City area, and one in Philadelphia, due to the efforts of the Brothers of Shakespeare Lodge. A charter was received from Duke of York Lodge in Preston, England, in , a year and a half after its self-institution. A second lodge was formed in Baltimore in , but these two lodges and those in New York were unaware of each others' existence for some time, communications being slow in those days, and there being no reason such information would travel from one city to another except by pure chance.
The good works of Odd Fellowship were in evidence in California prior to the official establishment of the fraternity here. Kneass, issued a charter entitled "California Lodge No. Due to the excitement of the discovery of gold at Coloma, in January, , the Port of Yerba Buena San Francisco was in a turmoil throughout Two of the three petitioners left for the gold fields in the "Mother Lode," to seek their fortunes. Everything pertaining to Odd Fellowship was left with James Smiley. He made one or two attempts, within the next three months to organize an Odd Fellows lodge, but with so many leaving for the gold fields, the idea was abandoned.
When some of the brothers returned from the gold fields, he was able to gather a sufficient number of former brothers to assist in making up the complement of charter members, required by the laws under which they secured the charter. Several months previous to the organization of California Lodge No.
An interesting feature of California Lodge No. Two years later San Francisco Lodge No. Winn, later the founder of the Native Sons of the Golden West. The brother published a notice in the "Pacific News" calling all Odd Fellows together. More than three linkers assembled on August 20, , to organize a relief association.
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We no longer need to get a special waiver from VFD to have big events on the floor. That is, Odd Fellows would like to take the opportunity, in this permissive era, to remind the community of the dangers of Marihuana! No admission.
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