Who Qualifies for Membership?
- Any female 18 years or older who is:
- sponsored by a Master Mason who is a member of the Order of the Eastern Star
- related to a Master Mason (living or deceased) in good standing in his Masonic lodge.
- A Master Mason in good standing in his Masonic Lodge
- Candidate MUST Believe in a Supreme Being.
- Candidate shall be a resident of New York for the six months immediately preceding the date of his/her
- petition for initiation.*
- Candidate cannot be a convicted felon.
* otherwise written permission of the Grand Matron of the jurisdiction in which the candidate resides or resided shall be obtained prior to balloting on the petition.