CAMDEN LODGE No. 74, F. & A. M.
CAMDEN, MISSISSIPPI

1860 to 1879

1860
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master J. W. Downs Secretary D. S. Watts
Senior Warden Samuel Hamblen Senior Deacon W. R. Covington
Junior Warden A. B. Cobb Junior Deacon M. A. Cobb
Treasurer Chas. H. Matlock Steward & Tyler J. J. Covington

Past Masters: Joseph B. Smith, Henry Hamblen, Jr.

Members: H. Atkinson, R. G. Barritt, H. D. Berry, J. H. Bishop, B. A. Carpenter, R. B. Campbell, Jr., Enos Fletcher, Edwin Hamblen, J. J. Greer, John Hall, B. D. Hester, W. A. Hanna, J. M. Hicks, D. C. Jones, J. B. Lester, Wm. Law, J. A. Magruder, B. Magruder, John Miller, J. B. Moon, Sam Milton, A. A. McWillie, Phillip Raiford, Wm. Riley, Robt. Riley, J. K. Shrock, R. W. Simpson, S. L. Taylor, S. B. Wilson, Booker Waggoner

Additions/Deletions:

1861
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master J. W. Downs Secretary D. S. Watts
Senior Warden Sam. Hamblen Senior Deacon W. R. Covington
Junior Warden A. B. Cobb Junior Deacon R. G. Barritt
Treasurer Chas. H. Matlock Steward & Tyler Milton A. Cobb

Camden Lodge Hall was destroyed by fire on December 28, 1962 along with all records. Grand Lodge records for 1861 were destroyed by Union troops.

1862

Camden Lodge Hall was destroyed by fire on December 28, 1962 along with all records. Grand Lodge records for 1862 were destroyed by Union troops.

1863

Camden Lodge did not meet in 1863 due to the Civil War and the Lodge Hall burning in 1862.

1864

Camden Lodge did not meet in 1864 due to the Civil War and the Lodge Hall burning in 1862.

1865
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master L. L. Taylor Secretary A. W. Stanford
Senior Warden James M. Hicks Senior Deacon D. S. Watts
Junior Warden L. B. Wilson Junior Deacon John Hall
Treasurer C. H. Matlock Steward & Tyler M. A. Cobb

Past Master: J. W. Downs

Members: R. G. Barrett, A. B. Cobb, William Davis, Jr., W. A. Hanna, Robert Hicks, John Hall, Ed. Hamblen, William Law, Benjamin Magruder, John A. Magruder, Samuel Milton, John B. Moore, William Riley, J. R. Shrock, R. W. Simpson, D. S. Watts, A. C. Scott, John J. Covington

Additions/Deletions:

1866
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master J. W. Downs Secretary A. W. Stanford
Senior Warden L. L. Taylor Senior Deacon James M. Hicks
Junior Warden L. B. Wilson Junior Deacon John J. Covington
Treasurer C. H. Matlock Steward & Tyler* M. A. Cobb
A. B. Cobb

*Name of Tyler appears two different ways in the records

Members: Henry Atkinson, R. G. Barrett, O. F. Billingslea, Jeptha Hollingsworth, C. R. Dudley, J. H. Evans, Wm. W. Evans, S. D. George, Edwin Hamblen, John Hall, Wm. A .Hannah, Robert Hicks, J. G. Howard, Simeon Holliday, Dr. Wm. A. Law, J. B. Lester, John A. Magruder, John B. Moore, Samuel Milton, J. W. Maxwell, H. A. Magruder, J. C. Russell, J. A. Ross, J. K. Shrock, R. W. Simpson, J. H. Stigler, A. C. Scott, D. S. Watts, W. W. Nichols, F. H. Prior, Henry Hamberlin

Entered Apprentice Members: O. F. Billingslea, J. F. Drennen, W. W. Evans, T. J. Grafton, Dr. John G. Howard, S. Holliday, John C. Russell, J. A. Ross

Fellow Craft Members: J. H. Evans, J. W. Maxwell

Additions/Deletions:

1867
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master L. L. Taylor Secretary Wm. W. Evans
Senior Warden John G. Howard Senior Deacon C. R. Dudley
Junior Warden O. F. Billingslea Junior Deacon J. C. Russell
Treasurer S. Holliday Steward & Tyler M. A. Cobb

No return was filled with Grand Lodge for 1867.

1868
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master L. L. Taylor Secretary W. W. Evans
Senior Warden H. A. Magruder Senior Deacon Jas. M. Hicks
Junior Warden E. H. Hart Junior Deacon L. B. Wilson
Treasurer S. Holliday Tyler M. A. Cobb

Past Master: J. W. Downes

Members: J. J. Covington, O. F. Billingslea, J. H. Evans, Wm. A. Griffin, Edwin Hamblen, J. T. Hollingsworth, Wm. A. Hannah, D. Hamblen, Robt. Hicks, T. J. Grafton, J. M. Grafton, John B. Moore, Sam'l N Milton, W. W. Nichols, Henry Rimmer, J. C. Russell, J. A. Ross, J. K. Shrock, R. W. Simpson, J. H. Stigler, A. W. Stanford, E. J. Tucker, J. V. Pointer, Alfred Marshall, Wm. Davis, Jr., John G. Howard.

Fellow-Craft Members: A. M. Locke

Additions/Deletions:

1869
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master O. F. Billingslea Secretary John C. Russell
Senior Warden S. Holliday Senior Deacon L. L. Taylor
Junior Warden Henry Rimmer Junior Deacon H. A. Magruder
Treasurer E. J. Tucker Steward & Tyler M. A. Cobb

Past Master: J. W. Downs

Members: W. B. J. Barnett, W. Clanton, J. J. Covington, J. C. Davis, William Davis, C. R. Dudley, J. H. Evans, W.W. Evans, T. J. Faucett, J. M. Grafton, T. J. Grafton, W. A. Griffin, John Hall, D. H. Hamblin, Edwin Hamblin, W. A. Hannah, E. H. Hart, J. M. Hicks, Robert Hicks, J. M. Holliday, L. G. Howard, Alfred Marshall, C. H. Matlock, S. N. Milton, J. B. Moore, W. W. Nichols, J. A. Ross, Isaac A. Shelby, J. K. Shrock, R. W. Simpson, A. W. Stanford, J. H. Stigler, D.S. Watts, L. B. Wilson,

Additions/Deletions:

1870
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master John J. Covington Secretary W. W. Evans
Senior Warden E. J. Tucker Senior Deacon W. B. J. Barnett
Junior Warden Henry W. Rimmer Junior Deacon O. T. Billingslea
Treasurer Sim. Holliday Tyler E. H. Hart

Members: J. M. Barnett, William A. Clawton, J. C. Davis, William Davis, J. H. Evans, T. J. Faucett, T. J. Grafton, John Hall, Edwin Hamblin, Daniel Hamblin, J. M. Hicks, Robert Hicks, J. M. Holliday, John G. Howard, H. A. Magruder, Alfred Marshall, C. H. Matlock,  Samuel N. Milton, John B. Moore, W. W. Nichols, J. A. Ross, J. C. Russell, A. C. Scott, I. A. Shelby, J. R. Shrock. R. W. Simpson, J. H. Stigler, F. M. Ward, D. S. Watts, L. B. Wilson

Additions/Deletions:

1871
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master E. J. Tucker Secretary J. C. Russell
Senior Warden H. W. Rimmer Senior Deacon W. B. J. Barnett
Junior Warden J. J. Covington Junior Deacon H. A. Magruder
Treasurer Sim. Holliday Tyler W. W. Nichols

Members: J. M. Barnett, William Clanton, J. C. Davis, Wm. Davis, J. H. Evans, W. W. Evans, J. M. Grafton, T. J. Grafton, John Hall, Daniel Hamblin, Edward Hamblin, E. H. Hart, J. M. Hicks, J. M. Holliday, J. G. Howard, C. H. Matlock, S. N. Melton, J. B. Moore, J. A. Ross, F. M. Ward

Additions/Deletions:

1872
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master E. J. Tucker Secretary Daniel Hamblen
Senior Warden W. B. J. Barnett Senior Deacon J. J. Covington
Junior Warden Simeon Holliday Junior Deacon H. W. Rimmer
Treasurer W. W. Nichols Tyler J. M. Holliday

Members: J. M. Barnett, O. F. Billingslea, W. L. Clanton, J. C. Davis, J. H. Evans, W. W. Evans, J. M. Grafton, John Hall, Daniel Hamblen, Edwin Hamblen, E. H. Hart, J. M. Hicks, Rob. Hicks, J. G. Howard, C. H. Matlock, S. N. Milton, J. B. Moore, W. W. Nichols, J. A. Ross, J. C. Russell, J. M. Ward

Additions/Deletions:

1873
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master H. W. Rimmer Secretary E. J. Tucker
Senior Warden H. A. Magruder Senior Deacon J. J. Covington
Junior Warden Simeon Holliday Junior Deacon W. B. J. Barnett
Treasurer T. J. Grafton Tyler J. M. Holliday

Past Masters: E. J. Tucker

Members: O. F. Billingslea, Wm. Clanton, J. C. Davis, W. M. Eldridge, W. W. Evans, Thos. Faucett, J. M. Grafton, T. J. Grafton, John Hall, J. M. Hicks, Robt. Hicks, J. M. Holliday, J. G. Howard, J. H. Matlock, J. N. Milton, J. B. Moore, J. F. Robinson, J. A. Ross, J.C. Russell, A. M. Welsh, J. M. Ward

Additions/Deletions:

1874
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master H. W. Rimmer Secretary J. H. Evans
Senior Warden Daniel Hamblen Senior Deacon J. J. Covington
Junior Warden Simeon Holliday Junior Deacon H. A. Magruder
Treasurer W. W. Nichols Tyler E. H. Hart

Past Master: H. W. Rimmer

Members: William Clanton, J. C. Davis, Wm. M. Eldridge, J. H. Evans, Thomas Faucett, T. J. Grafton, Daniel Hamblen, J. M. Hicks, Robert Hicks, Chas. H. Matlock, Samuel Melton, J. B. Moore, W. W. Nichols, J. C. Russell, A. C. Scott, R. W. Simpson, A. M. Welch.

Additions/Deletions:

1875
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Simeon Holliday Secretary E. J. Tucker
Senior Warden E. H. Hart Senior Deacon O. F. Billingslea
Junior Warden J. J. Covington Junior Deacon D. S. Watts
Treasurer John Hall Tyler J. F. Robinson

Past Masters: O. F. Billingsly, Wm. Clanton, H. W. Rimmer, S. Holliday, J. J. Covington, E. J. Tucker

Members: J. H. Evans, Thomas Faucett, J. M. Grafton, T. J. Grafton, Dan'l. Hamblen, J. M. Hicks, Rob't. Hicks, Sam'l. Melton, W. W. Nichols, J. F. Robinson, J. C. Russell, J. A. Ross, John M. Ward

Additions/Deletions:

Note from Grand Secretary: A. M. Welch, entered apprentice, has heretofore been reported a member

1876
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master D. S. Watts Secretary S. Holliday
Senior Warden H. W. Rimmer Senior Deacon J. J. Covington
Junior Warden J. C. Davis Junior Deacon E. J. Tucker
Treasurer John Hall Steward & Tyler E. H. Hart

Past Masters: O. F. Billingslee, Wm. M. Clanton, J. J. Covington, E. J. Tucker

Members: J. H. Evans, Thos. Faucett, J. M. Grafton, John Hall, Dan'l. Hamblin, Robt. Hicks, Samuel Melton, W. W. Nichols, J. C. Russell, J. A. Ross, J. M. Ward

Additions/Deletions:

1877
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master D. S. Watts Secretary I. A. Shelby
Senior Warden H. W. Rimmer Senior Deacon J. J. Covington
Junior Warden J. C. Davis Junior Deacon J. T. Robinson
Treasurer E. H. Hart Steward & Tyler T. J. Grafton

NO RETURN WAS FILED FOR 1877

1878

NO RETURN WAS FILED FOR 1878

1879

NO RETURN WAS FILED FOR 1879

DEFUNCT MAY 28, 1879