Freemasons in Nunda, 1852-1864
The original membership book of the Keshequa Masonic Lodge is part of the Nunda Historical Society collection. The list below, compiled by a volunteer, identifies the individuals who are listed in the book which covers 1852-1864.
Masonic Members 1852-1856
Andrew Teal; Barnabas Wright; John Sherwood; E Covey; W. Hackstaff; Charles King; Charles Harding; Charles Chilson; Thomas Chase; Granville Sherwood; Greenleaf Clark; Wm. Benson; Horace Whipple; Lyman Heiley (?); Henry Potter; L.F. Rider; E. M. Brown; Cornelius Paniper (?); G.J. Hunt; Samuel Benton; Hazard Newton; Jacob Panlieu (?); George A. Patterson; Rev. Joab Streeter; Edwin Cobb; Wm. Houghton; George Greig; D(?) R. Williams
Masonic Members 1857-1864
Dr. George Greig; Dr. Charles Harding; Charles Chilson; Granville Sherwood; William Benson; Horace Whipple; William Houghton; George Whipple; Christian Smith; Henry Potter; Lewis Rider; Cornelius Van Riper; Samuel P. Hunt; Strong S. Benton; Fred E More (?); George Reynolds; Jacob Van Lieu; George Patterson; W. H. Pitt (?); Clark Brewer; Alexander Robinson; Chauncey Wheeler; Samuel Seely; Manly Alcott; Chauncy K. Sanders; John Lamb; Jonathan B. Satterley (?); Orin C Willard; John W. Clark; Willard Skinner; Alexander W. Greig; Havilla (?) Brewer; John Olpe; Charles Spencer; David Roberts; Henry R. Skinner; William Bemish(?); James Dougliss (?); Samuel J. Crooks; C. E. Olney; Norman Jeffries, Porter Kellogg; William Martin; Merritt Abbott; Isaac VanDeVenter; John Redans; Seneca Perry; C.C. Banitten(?); J. M. Barker; John Hammond; J.B. Willett; George Marsh; John C. Johns; Giddon Townsend; B. Conrad; Joseph K. Woodman; Charles F Warner; Henry P. Kellogg; George Yale; John VanDeVenter; Wilson Willard; James B. D.(?) Coon; Charles King; James Lemen;
note: The following names had additional information
Porter Kellog 1858,59,60, 61 Expelled from all the rights and benefits of masonry May 1861; Henry P. Kellogg application for admit; George Yale d. 1860