Converse Lodge A.F. & A.M.
Meets on 2nd Monday
Meets at 326 Main Street Melrose, MA 02176
Contact: Kenneth W Sprague Jr
[[[p]]]The first meeting of Converse Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons w as held in the Masonic Hall in Malden, on January 13, 1887.[[[/p]]][[[p]]]Previous to which, fifty six Master Masons in good standing as members of other lodges had petitioned the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts to form a lodge. Wor. Frederic J. Foss, the fourth Master of Mount Vernon Lodge of Malden, was selected the first Worshipful Master, or presiding officer, with Brother George E. Norris as Senior Warden, and Brother Edward F. Smith as Junior Warden.[[[/p]]][[[p]]]According to records, the question of the lodge