MADISON LODGE No. 73, F. & A. M.
VERNON, MISSISSIPPI

1845 to 1859

1845 (Under Dispensation)
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Guston Kearney Secretary Wm. Jordon Denson
Senior Warden Stephen H. Darden Senior Deacon W. H. Wadlington
Junior Warden Oscar D. Kearney Junior Deacon Claiborne R. Crawford
Treasurer Lemuel B. Henry

Past Masters: D. B. Crawford

Members: Wm. J. Wright, John Simmons, Orlando F. Pack, Elihu Wason, A. L. Porter, John H. Cheatham, A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, James F. Boyd, J. M. Simmons, Edward Stevens, R. C. Cowen, Joseph M. King, G. W. Pride

Additions/Deletions:

1846
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master D. B. Crawford Secretary W. Jordan Denson
Senior Warden Oscar D. Kearney Senior Deacon W. G. Pride
Junior Warden A. L. Porter Junior Deacon J. M. Simmons
Treasurer John H. Cheatham Steward & Tyler William J. Wright

Past Master: Guston Kearney

Members: C. R. Crawford, P. C. Tackett, B. F. Crowell, Thomas A. Henry, W. H. Wadlington, L. B. Henry, Orlando F. Pack, Elihu Wasson, John Simmons, Joseph M. King,  A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, R. C. Cowen, James Thompson, C. R. Balfour, A. Barobino, P. B. Dixon, J. B.Dixon, J. B. Hartsook, W. H. Cockerham, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, R. P. Crowell, T. H. Sandridge, J. P. Merry

Additions/Deletions:

1847
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Oscar D. Kearney Secretary Wm. Jordan Denson
Senior Warden Benjamin F. Crowell Senior Deacon Wm. G. Pride
Junior Warden Claiborne R. Crawford Junior Deacon W. H. Cockerham
Treasurer John H. Cheatham Steward & Tyler William J. Wright

Past Masters: G. Kearney

Members: John Simmons, W. J. Wadlington, Chas. R. Balfour, P. C. Takett, Thomas A. Henry, L. B. Henry, E. Wasson, Joseph M. King, A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, Robert C. Cowan, J. B. Dixon, J. B. Hartsook, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, R. P. Crowel, T. H. Sandrige, John J. Scott, George Stokes, S. Cole, S. Curl, B. T. E. Mabry, Garrett Goodlow, Richd. S. Hodges, Henry A. Foster, T. J. Good, Wm. F. Herrin, A. A. Irvin, E. Stevens, R. Farless, N. H. Joyce, G. G. Braggerly, H. M. Henry

Additions/Deletions:

1848
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Benjamin F. Crowell Secretary Robert C. Cowan
Senior Warden Claiborne R. Crawford Senior Deacon Robert P. Crowell
Junior Warden Charles R. Balfour Junior Deacon John J. Scott
Treasurer John H. Cheatham Steward & Tyler William J. Wright

Past Masters: G. Kearney, O. D. Kearney

Members: T. A. Henery, J. A. King, A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, J. B. Hartsook, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, T. H. Sandridge, George Stokes, S. Cole, S. Curl, B. T. E. Mabry, Garret Goodloe, R. S. Hodges, L. B. Henery, H. A. Foster, W. F. Herrin, A. A. Irwin, Edwin Stevens, H. M. Henery, J. N. Porter, William L. Balfour, H. G. Blackman, J. W. Phillips, J. M. Knight, Nathaniel Moore

Additions/Deletions:

1849
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Chs. R. Balfour Secretary (P.T.) Benjamin T. E. Mabry
Senior Warden John J. Scott Senior Deacon Henry A. Foster
Junior Warden William J. Denson Junior Deacon William L. Balfour
Treasurer Hugh M. Henry Steward & Tyler W. J. Wright *
Nathaniel Moore
* Died in office

Past Masters: O. D. Kearney

Members: C. R. Crawford, R. P. Crowell, J. H. Cheatham, L. B. Henry, John Simmons, Saml. Friedlander, A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, J. B. Hartsook, R. S. Hodge, J. W. Moore, J. W. Phillips, Samuel Sorsby, W. J. Furgason, Garrett Goodloe, A. A. Irwin, W. S. Balfour, R. L. Moore, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, T. H. Sandridge, Sterling Cole, W. G. Pride, W. T. Powell, Samuel Pitard

Additions/Deletions:

1850
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Charles R. Balfour Secretary Benj. T. E. Mabry
Senior Warden W. T. Powell Senior Deacon H. G. Blackman
Junior Warden W. L. Balfour Junior Deacon William S. Balfour
Treasurer O. D. Kearney Steward & Tyler Henry A. Foster

Past Masters: B. F. Crowell

Members: C. R. Crawford, P. T. Cavwell, J. J. Scott, J. H. Cheatham, Lem. B. Henry, A. B. Manning, Stephen M. Old, J. B. Hartsook, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, T. H. Sandridge, Sterling Cole, Garrett Goodloe, A. A. Irwin, Nath. Moore, J. W. Phillips, Wm. J. Denson, Samuel Sorsby, J. W. Moore, R. L. Moore, W. J. Furgason, Samuel Petard, John Simmons, W. G. Pride, S. Friedlander, W. O. Aldridge, J. G. Thigpen, Z. J. Scott, G. W. Murphree, S. B. Hart, J. J. Lancaster, J. R. Mosely, D. A. Bland, G. W. Allen

Additions/Deletions:

1851
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master W. T. Powell Secretary Benj. T. E. Mabry
Senior Warden John J. Scott Senior Deacon C. R. Balfour
Junior Warden C. R. Crawford Junior Deacon L. B. Henry
Treasurer Z. J. Scott Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Past Masters: O. D. Kearney, B. F. Crowell

Members: W. L. Balfour, H. G. Blackman, W. L. Balfour (Listed twice, may be Jr.), Nat. Moore, J. W. Phillips, W. J. Denson, John W. Moore, R. L. Moore, Griffin Bennett, S. Kahn, J. D. Wells, Jesse W. Moore, Jos. Simmons, H. A. Foster, R. P. Crowell, J. H. Cheatham, A. B. Manning, S. M. Old, G. K. Gray, E. G. Carson, T. A. Sandidge, Garret Goodloe, A. A. Irwin, W. J. Furgason, Sam'l Petard, John Simmons, W. G. Pride, S. Friedlander, W. O. Aldridge, J. G. Thigpen, G. W. Murphree, J. R. Mosely, G. W. Allen, H. M. Henry, Jas. Moore, John W. Balfour, M. Eichelstein, J. K. Kearney, E. G. Cockerham, A. C. Blain, Edwin Stevens

Additions/Deletions:

1852
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master W. T. Powell Secretary Henry A. Foster
Senior Warden B. T. E. Mabry Senior Deacon C. R. Crawford
Junior Warden J. W. Phillips Junior Deacon S. Kahn
Treasurer Z. J. Scott Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Past Masters: C. R. Balfour, O. D. Kearney, B. F. Crowell

Members: W. L Balfour, B. T. E. Mabry, H. G. Blackman, J. J. Scott, W. S. Balfour, L. B. Henry, A. B. Manning, E. G. Carson, T. H. Sandidge, G. Goodlow, Nath'l Moore, R. L. Moore,  W. J. Ferguson, Samuel Pitard, John Simmons, W. G. Pride, S. Friedlander, G. W. Murphree, J. R. Mosely, Benj. Thomas, J. D. Wells, Jas. M. Moore, S. McDaniel, Jesse Moore, J. W. Balfour, M. Eichestein, H. G. Holloman, W. J. Denson, J. W. Moore, J. R. Kearney, E. G. Cockerham, B. R. Hux, Edum Stevens, M. G. Johnson, J. F. Williams, T. W. Scott, G. Bennett, W. C. Boothe, C. S. Skidmore, W. H. Bowman, T. A. Phillips

Additions/Deletions:

1853
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master J. J. Scott Secretary N. G. Johnson
Senior Warden T. A. Phillips Senior Deacon J. K. Kearney
Junior Warden L. B. Henry Junior Deacon W. J. Furgerson
Treasurer James Moore Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartshook

Past Masters: C. R. Balfour, W. T. Powell, O. D. Kearney

Members: E. G. Carson, W. L. Balfour, B. T. E. Mabry, H. G. Blackman, O. R. Crawford, W. S. Balfour, C. S. Skidmore, G. K. Gray, E. G. Cockerham, T. H. Sandige, Garrett Goodlow, A. A. Irvin, Nath'l. Moore, W. J. Denson, John W. Moore, Sam'l Pitard, Edwin Stevens, R. L. Moore, W. G. Pride, Sam'l Friedlander, J. F. Williams, Z. J. Scott, G. W. Murphee, J. R. Mosely, Benj. Thomas, J. D. Wells, Jesse W. Moore, S. McDaniel, John W. Balfour, John Robinson, T. Dew, B. R. Hux, H. C. Brook, T. W. Scott, G. Bennett, W. C. Boothe, L. Erwin, W. G. Kearney, Wm. Gartley, M. V. Collum, Eli. L. Raney, J. N. Sibley, Joseph Dickinson, Stephen Crim, W. D. Ferris

Additions/Deletions:

1854
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master B. T. E. Mabry Secretary W. G. Kearney
Senior Warden T. A. Phillips Senior Deacon J. J. Scott
Junior Warden J. B. Hartsook Junior Deacon R. L. Moore
Treasurer Z. J. Scott Steward & Tyler Edwin Stevens

Past Masters: Charles R. Balfour, William T. Powell, O. D. Kearney

Members: William L. Balfour, H. G. Blackman, C. R. Crawford, Jesse W. Moore, J. W. Balfour, T. Dew, L. Ervin, W. S. Balfour, T. H. Sandige, A. A. Irvin, W. J. Denson, Sam'l Friedlander, G. W. Murphee, J. D. Wells, J. K. Kearney, N. G. Johnson, Thomas W. Scott, C. S. Skidmore, Joseph Dickinson, Stephen Crim, Eli. L. Raney, E. C. Frost, H. C. Brook, Benj. L. Sandridge, R. M. Davidson, Nat. Moore

Entered Apprentice Members: William Owens

Additions/Deletions:

1855
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Thomas A. Phillips Secretary W. G. Kearney
Senior Warden Charles R. Balfour Senior Deacon O. D. Kearney
Junior Warden Robert L. Moore Junior Deacon N. G. Johnson
Treasurer John K. Kearney Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Past Masters: Wm. T. Powell, J. J. Scott

Members: H. W. Abrams, W. L. Balfour, H. G. Blackman, Wm. S. Balfour, J. W. Balfour, T. C. Bunch, C. R. Crawford, S. Crim, Wm. J. Denson, J. Dickerson, T. Dew, R. M. Davidson, A. Dew, L. Erwin, J. Eichelstein, E. C. Frost, William Ferguson, J. T. Freeman, A. A. Irwin, Nathaniel Moore, G. W. Murfree, J. D. Marlin, T. H. Sandridge, Y. J. Scott, E. Stevens, T. W. Scott, C. S. Skidmore, B. L. Sandridge, J. Shakleford, J. D. Wells

Additions/Deletions:

1856
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Thomas A. Phillips Secretary W. G. Kearney
Senior Warden Robert L. Moore Senior Deacon J. J. Scott
Junior Warden John K. Kearney Junior Deacon N. G. Johnson
Treasurer Charles R. Balfour Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Past Masters: Charles R. Balfour, O. D. Kearney, B. T. E. Mabry

Members: W. L. Balfour, W. S. Balfour, J. W. Balfour, H. G. Blackman, T. C. Bunch, B. B. Barnett, S. Crim, C. R. Crawford, A. Dew, Joseph Dickerson, J. Eichlestein, E. C. Frost, W. J. Ferguson, B. L. Flowers, H. M. Henry, E. F. Harwood, Joseph Houston, L. Irwin, A. A. Irwin, Nathaniel Moore, J. D. Marlin, T. W. Scott, T. H. Sandridge, C. S. Skidmore, E. Stevens, J. Shackleford

Entered Apprentice Members:  B. B. Barnett, E. F. Harwood

Additions/Deletions:

1857
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master Charles R. Balfour Secretary Thos. A. Phillips
Senior Warden W. G. Kearney Senior Deacon O. D. Kearney
Junior Warden John Shackleford Junior Deacon W. J. Furgeson
Treasurer J. J. Scott Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Past Masters: B. T. E. Mabrey

Members: H. G. Blackman, W. S. Balfour, J. W. Balfour, T. C. Bunch, B. B. Barnett, S. A. Crim, C. R. Crawford, W. J. Denson, A. Dew, Joseph Dickerson, E. C. Frost, B. L. Flowers, H. M. Henry, E. F. Howard, Joseph Houston, L. Irwin, A. A. Irwin, N. G. Johnson, K. J. Kearney, R. L. Moore, Nathaniel Moore, J. D. Martin, James Moore, T. W. Scott, C. S. Skidmore, E. Stevens, Thomas Wallace

Additions/Deletions:

1858
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master C. R. Balfour Secretary James Moore
Senior Warden W. G. Kearney Senior Deacon O. D. Kearney
Junior Warden H. G. Blackman Junior Deacon N. G. Johnson
Treasurer J. J. Scott Steward & Tyler J. B. Hartsook

Members: W. S. Balfour, J. W. Balfour, T. C. Bunch, B. B. Barnett, S. A. Crim, C. R. Crawford, W. J. Denson, A. Dew, Joseph Dickerson, E. C. Frost, B. L. Flowers, H. M. Henry, E. F. Harwood, Joseph Huestin, L. Irwin, A. A. Irwin, J. K. Kearney, B. T. E. Mabry, N. Moore, J. D. Marlin, T. A. Phillips, J. Sheckelford, T. W. Scott, C. S. Skidmore, E. Stevens, Thomas Wallace

Additions/Deletions:

1859
OFFICERS
Worshipful Master W. G. Kearney Secretary Jas. Moore*
Senior Warden J. J. Scott Senior Deacon Thos. A. Phillips
Junior Warden H. M. Henry Junior Deacon N. G. Johnson
Treasurer W. J. Denson Steward & Tyler J. B Hartsook

*Died in office

Members: H. G. Blackman, J. W. Balfour, C. R. Crawford, Jos. Dickerson, B. L. Flowers, E. F. Harwood, Jos. Houston, J. K. Kearney, N. Moore, J. D. Marlin, Jno. Shackleford, T. W. Scott, E. Stevens, Thos. Wallace, A. E. Russell, J. M. Wiles, W. F. Yancey

Entered Apprentice Member: A. E. Russell

Additions/Deletions: