is incorrect, maybe they didn't give the Masonic Order the correct
info, on purpose?
Sent : Monday, February 25, 2002 3:45 pm
Subject: surname Coyne
is in response to your request for information on the above
mentioned surname. The information have found pertaining to
your grandfather Frederick Eugene Coyne, Jr
is as follows: He was born 4/7/1890 in Chicago, IL. He took
his degrees in Rockford Lodge No. 102, he was elected on 10/04/1917.
At the time he took his degrees he was listed as being in the
Army. We know that he died in 1978, we do not have an exact
date. He remained a Master Mason in Good Standing for all 61
years, up through his death in 1978.
As for his
father, F. E. Coyne, he was born
in 1861 in Ohio. His occupation was listed as a Real Estate
agent. He took his degrees in Garfield Lodge No 686. He was
elected on 11/21/1893, initiated 11/21/1893, passed 11/25/1893
and was raised to Master Mason on 11/28/1893. He was suspended
for non-payment of dues 6/15/1925 and reinstated on 8/1/1927.
Once again, he was suspended for non-payment of dues on 6/20/1938
and he did not reinstate to Good Standing before his death in