Mississippi York Rite Councils

No. Name Town County Notes
1 Natchez Natchez Adams Meets 1st Thursday. Chartered January 19, 1856.
2 Vicksburg Vicksburg Warren Meets 1st Tuesday. Chartered February 13, 1841.
3 New Albany New Albany Union Meets 2nd Tuesday. Chartered January 19, 1856.
4 Lexington Lexington Holmes Meets 3rd Friday. Chartered January 11, 1856.
5 Port Gibson Port Gibson   conflicting information shows two Councils with this number
5 Jackson Jackson Hinds Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered January 21, 1857.
6 Tupelo Tupelo Lee Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered January 22, 1871
7 Vicksburg Vicksburg   conflicting information shows two Councils with this number
7 Liberty Hattiesburg Forrest Meets 2nd Thursday. Chartered April 21, 1898.
8 W. P. Mellen Greenwood   Defunct.
9 Kosciusko Kosciusko    
10 Wm. H. Stevens Grenada   Defunct.
11 Benjamin Springer Oxford   Defunct.
12 Kosciusko Kosciusko    
13 Holly Springs Holly Springs   Revived February 14, 1894.
13 Eupora Eupora   Consolidated with West Point #16 10-21-1988.
14 Alexander Biloxi Harrison Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered June 9, 1894. Originally named Biloxi.
15 Panola Senatobia Panola Meets 2nd Thursday. Chartered May 20, 1858. Originally in Sardis.
16 West Point West Point Clay Meets 1st Tuesday. Chartered May 4, 1859.
17 Clarksdale Clarksdale   Consolidated with J. J. Melton #50 1-1-2009.
18 Mt. Pleasant Tylertown Walthall Chartered May 5, 1858. Surrendered charter 2018.
19 Yazoo Yazoo City Yazoo Meets 3rd Monday. Chartered January 14, 1860.
20 Houston Houston Chickasaw Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered February 20, 1900.
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22 DeSoto      
23 Thomas F Pettus Newton Newton Originally named Meridian. Defunct 5-10-2004.
24 William S. Patton Meridian Lauderdale Meets 4th Thursday. Chartered January 24, 1860.
25 Columbia Columbia Marion Meets 1st Tuesday. Chartered June 15, 1859.
26 Pontotoc Pontotoc   Defunct 10-21-2002.
27 John A Quitman Pelahatchie Rankin Revived 1894 and moved from Enterprise to Pelahatchie. Defunct.
28 Aberdeen Aberdeen    
29 McComb City McComb Pike Meets 3rd Tuesday. Chartered January 13, 1860.
30 Columbus Columbus Lowndes Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered January 19, 1866.
31 Verona Verona    
32 Bretney      
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34 Carthage Carthage Leake Meets 2nd Tuesday. Chartered
35 Canton Canton   Consolidated with Jackson #5 3-17-2000.
36 Port Gibson Port Gibson   conflicting information shows two Councils with this number
36 Louisville Louisville Winston Meets 1st Monday. Chartered January 19, 1866.
37 Brookhaven Brookhaven Lincoln Merged with McComb City.
38 Crystal Springs Crystal Springs    
39 Drew Drew Sunflower Meets 2nd Tuesday. Originally Indianola. Chartered March 1, 1867.
40 Starkville Starkville    
41 Amory Amory Monroe Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered January 19, 1867.
42 Monticello Monticello    
43 Laurel Laurel Jones Meets 4th Thursday. Chartered January 24, 1868 as Mt. Carmel in Mt. Carmel. Reorganized 1894 and moved to Ellisvile..
44 W D Ferris      
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46 Winona Winona   Consolidated with W H Stevens #10 2-10-2005.
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48 Barney Trice Corinth Alcorn Meets 1st Tuesday. Chartered January 22, 1872.
49 Ackerman Ackerman    
50 J. J. Melton Water Valley Yalobusha Meets 2nd Thursday. Originally Coffeeville in Coffeeville. Chartered May 2, 1890.
51 Greenville Greenville Washington Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered February 11, 1890.
52 Gulfport Gulfport Harrison Meets 1st Tuesday. Chartered March 24, 1911.
53 Philadelphia Philadelphia   Consolidated with Wm. S. Patton #24 11-16-1999.
54 Picayune Picayune    
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56 Friendship Horn Lake DeSoto Meets 2nd & 4th Tuesday. Chartered May 10, 1949.
57 Luther Walker Picayune Pearl River Meets 4th Tuesday. Chartered May 8, 1951.
58 J. J. Brooks Starkville Oktibbeha Meets 3rd Thursday. Chartered May 13, 1953.
59 Prentiss Prentiss    
60 Aberdeen Aberdeen   Defunct 11-28-2008.
U.D. Union Union   Charter never issued.

5-19-18