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2017

Order of High Priesthood – May 5, 2017

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Plus, Truro Trade and Convention Center, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N. S., on Friday, May 5, 2017.

The class will be named in honor of Most Excellent Companion Most George Leslie Williams Class. Most Excellent Companion Williams, a member of Keith Chapter No. 4, Truro, NS was Grand King in 1923 and Grand High Priest in 1929. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order in 1928. The resister was signed by sixty-two (62) Excellent Companions.

Officers:

M.E. PresidentM. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R. E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. E. Carson Jackson
R. E. Chaplain E. Comp. Gary C. Patterson
R. E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R. E. Recorder M. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. William A. Lightfoot
E. Herald R. E. Comp. Christopher R. Vessey
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Tabor J. Caulier
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Larry A. Black

The following Excellent Companions were then anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. George Edward HingleyKeith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Dale Andrew Slack Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Clyde Harold Sherman Union No 7
Ex. Comp. Heber Barclay Ross Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Christian Petrie Delorey Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Ronald Charles William MacNeil Cornwallis No. 26
Ex. Comp. John Quinten Hardy George S. Wright No. 27

2016

Order of High Priesthood – May 6, 2016

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Plus, Truro Trade and Convention Center, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N. S., on Friday, May 6, 2016.

The class will be named in honor of Most Excellent Companion William Ashford Ellis. Most Excellent Companion Ellis, a member of Shannon Chapter No. 9, St. John’s NL, served as Grand Scribe in 1915 and Grand High Priest in 1918. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order in 1927. The resister was signed by thirty-nine (39) Excellent Companions.

Officers:

M.E. President M. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R. E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. E. Carson Jackson
R. E. Chaplain E. Comp. Gary C. Patterson
R. E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R. E. Recorder M. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. William A. Lightfoot
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Christopher R. Vessey
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Larry A. Black

The following Excellent Companions were then anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Gilbert Daye Royal Union No. 1
Ex. Comp. James Gordon Durnford Royal Union No. 1
Ex. Comp. Bryan William Campbell St. Andrew’s Renown No. 2/19
Ex. Comp. Timothy Carmen Gardner Elliott The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Milton Peter Wybenga Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Barry Joseph MacLean Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. John Robert Garland Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Eric Wade Holmes Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Douglass Victor Graves Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Ronald Terrance (Terry) O’Connell George S. Wright No. 27

2015

Order of High Priesthood – May 1, 2015

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Plus, Truro Trade and Convention Center, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N. S., on Friday, May 1, 2015.

The class will be named in honor of Most Excellent Companion Edward Turner Carbonell. Most Excellent Companion Carbonell, a member of Alexandra Chapter No. 11, Charlottetown, PEI served as Grand Scribe in 1920, Grand King in 1921 and Grand High Priest in 1922. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order in 1926. The resister was signed by sixty-seven (67) Excellent Companions.

Officers:

M.E. President M. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R. E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. E. Carson Jackson
R. E. Chaplain E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
R. E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R. E. Recorder M. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. William A. Lightfoot
E. Steward E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Wayne A. Porter
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Peter Townsend

The following Excellent Companions were then anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Kelly Wade Hancock The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Donald Ralph Rodd Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Harold Joseph Farrow Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. Basil Vance MacLeod Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Douglas Arthur Allison Cornwallis No. 26
Ex. Comp. Kevin Wilding George S. Wright No. 27


2014

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 2, 2014

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Plus, Truro Trade and Convention Center, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N.S., on Friday, May 2, 2014.

The class is named in honor of Most Excellent Companion Edgar Norwood Clements. Most Excellent Companion Clements, a member of Union Chapter No. 7, Yarmouth, NS, served as Grand Scribe in 1912, Grand King in 1920 and Grand High Priest in 1921. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order in 1925.
  The resister was signed by seventy-three (73) Excellent Companions.

OFFICERS:
M.E. President M. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R.E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. E. Carson Jackson
R.E. Chaplain E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
R.E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R.E. Recorder R. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. William A. Lightfoot
E. Steward E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Peter Townsend

The following Excellent Companions were anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Zackary Joseph Gerald Bath St. Andrew’s Renown No. 2/19
Ex. Comp. Graham Dugald Campbell Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Richard Lionel Stewart Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Clarence Edwin McGray Union No. 7
Ex. Comp. Frank Andrew Gammell St. John’s No. 8
Ex. Comp. Philip Alexander MacQueen Prince of Wales No. 10
Ex. Comp. Douglas Joseph Morton Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Gordon Hamilton Cowie Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. James Fraser III Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Harold Downey George S. Wright No, 27


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2013

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 3, 2013

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Hotel and Convention Centre, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N.S., on Friday, May 3, 2013.

The class is named in honor of Most Excellent Companion John Hay. Most Excellent Companion Hay, a member of Keith Chapter No. 4, Truro, NS, served as Grand Scribe in 1904 and the Grand High Priest in 1911. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order for 1924

The resister was signed by seventy-eight (78) Excellent Companions.

 OFFICERS:

M.E. President M. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R.E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. E Carson Jackson
R.E. Chaplain M. E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
R.E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R.E. Recorder R. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. William A. Lightfoot
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Peter Townsend

The following Excellent Companions were anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Leonard Milton Jackson Royal Union No. 1
Ex. Comp. David George Baddour St. Andrew’s Renown No. 2/19
Ex. Comp. Robert Edward Bennet The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Michael Herbert Chapman Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Shadi Sahely Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Robert John Culver Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. John Edward Davison Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. “Rocky” Leslie J. Hendrickson Valley No. 16
Ex. Comp. Darcy O’Connell George S. Wright No, 27


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2012

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 4, 2012

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Hotel and Convention Centre, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N.S., on Friday, May 4, 2012.

The class is named in honor of Most Excellent Companion George Dewer MacDonald. Most Excellent Companion MacDonald served as Grand High Priest in 1914. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order for 1923

The resister was signed by eighty nine (89) Excellent Companions.

OFFICERS:

M.E. President M. E. Comp T. Ronald Tallon
R.E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. Gerald A. Riley
R.E. Chaplain M. E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
R.E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R.E. Recorder R. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Dalton H. Lease
E. Conductor R. E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. Wesley C. Palmer
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel V. E. Comp. Peter Townsend

The following Excellent Companions were then anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Gary Bruce Beals Royal Union No. 1
Ex. Comp. Frank Adrien Reinhardt The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Alan Turnbull McKay Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Lawrence Allan Black Eureka No. 5
Ex. Comp. Victor Thomas Cowan Acker Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Mark Christopher Sajatovich Prince of Wales No. 10
Ex. Comp. Gordon Noel Arthur Daiziel Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Davis Ernest Haslam Prince Edward No. 12
Ex. Comp. George Bruce Cuco Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. William Alexander MacCulloch Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Timothy Gene Melbourn Collins Valley No. 16
Ex. Comp. Arthur Pearce George S. Wright No, 27


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2011

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 6, 2011

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Hotel and Convention Centre, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N.S., on Friday, May 6, 2011.

The class is named in honor of Most Excellent Companion John Currie MacKay, a member pf Prince of Wales Chapter No. 10, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. Most Excellent Companion MacKay was Grand King in 1915. He served as Grand High Priest in 1919. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order for 1921/1922

The resister was signed by ninety eight (98) Excellent Companions.

OFFICERS:

M.E. President M. E. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R.E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. Gerald A. Riley
R.E. Chaplain M. E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
as R.E. Treasurer M. E. Comp. E. Carson Jackson
R.E. Recorder R. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
E. Master of Ceremonies V. E. Comp. Kenneth C. Crook
as E. Conductor E. Comp. Alan D. Jarvis
E. Herald R. E. Comp. Wesley C. Palmer
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel R. E. Comp. E. Kirk Whitman

The following Excellent Companions were anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. George Allan Grant St. Andrews Renown No. 2/19
Ex. Comp. Sean Charles Bennett The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. James William Peterson Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Clifford Douglas Thompson Eureka No. 5
Ex. Comp. Thomas Harris MacKenzie St. John’s No. 8
Ex. Comp. John Murray Rusk Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Earl George Sheppard Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. Ronald Edward S. Haylock Cumberland No. 13
Ex. Comp. Charles Edward Brown Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Arnold Edwin Dempsey Valley No. 16
Ex. Comp. Robert George MacDougall George S. Wright No, 27


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2010

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 7, 2010

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry Hotel and Convention Centre, 150 Willow Street, Truro, N.S., on Friday, May 7, 2010.

The class is named in honor of Most Excellent Companion Donald F. Fraser. Most Excellent Companion Fraser was Grand King in 1909. He served as Grand High Priest in 1912. He was the Most Excellent President of the Order for 1920.

The resister was signed by eighty-one Excellent Companions.

OFFICERS:

M.E. President M. Ex. Comp. T. Ronald Tallon
R.E. Vice-President M. E. Comp. Gerald A. Riley
R.E. Chaplain M. E. Comp. J. Hugh D. Palmer
R.E. Treasurer R. E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R.E. Recorder R. E. Comp. Fred W. Richard
as E. Master of Ceremonies R. E. Comp. Gary C. Patterson
as E. Conductor R.E. Comp. George I. H. Mason
E. Herald R. E. Comp. Wesley C. Palmer
E. Steward R. E. Comp. Donald R. MacKay
E. Organist R. E. Comp. Alan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel R. E. Comp. E. Kirk Whitman

The following Excellent Companions were anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood:

Ex. Comp. Tony Szucs St. Andrews Renown No. 2/19
Ex. Comp. David Graham Graves The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Marc Timothy Osmond Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Stewart James Fader Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Vance Victor Rodney Union No. 7
Ex. Comp. Reginald Wellington Peyton St. John No. 8
Ex. Comp. Eric Wilfred Clayton Watson Prince of Wales No. 10
Ex. Comp. William Raymond Reilly Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. David Allen Condon Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. David Harold Thompson Cornwallis No. 26
Ex. Comp. George Elhajj George S. Wright No, 27


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2009

ORDER OF HIGH PRIESTHOOD - May 1, 2009

The Annual Convention of the Council of Anointed High Priests of Nova Scotia was held in the Best Western Glengarry, Truro, Nova Scotia on Friday, May 1st, 2009.

In keeping with our tradition, the class is named “The Joseph Robert Bennett Class” in honor of Most Excellent Companion Joseph Robert Bennett. Most Excellent Companion Bennett was Grand Scribe of our Grand Chapter in 1904 and served as Grand High Priest in 1917. He was Most Excellent President of the Order in 1919.

The register was signed by eighty-one Excellent Companions.

 OFFICERS:

M.E. President M.E. Comp. Earle C. MacDonald
R.E. Vice-President M.E. Comp. Gerald A. Riley
as R.E. Chaplain R.E. Comp. Charles E.E. Rutt
R.E. Treasurer R.E. Comp. Timothy R. Outerbridge
R.E. Recorder M.E. Comp. Lawrin C. Armstrong
E. Master of Ceremonies V.E. Comp. Kenneth C. Crook
as E. Conductor R.E. Comp. Terence S. Read
E. Herald R.E. Comp. Wesley C. Palmer
as E. Steward R.E. Comp. Gary C. Paterson
E. Organist V.E. Comp. Allan R. Conrad
E. Sentinel R.E. Comp. E. Kirk Whitman

The following Excellent Companions were then anointed, consecrated and set apart to the Holy Order of High Priesthood.

Ex. Comp. James Patrick John Royal Union No. 1
Ex. Comp. Leslie Donald Beazley The Hiram No. 3
Ex. Comp. Charles Bernard Alchorn Keith No. 4
Ex. Comp. Angus Vincent Bragg Eureka No. 5
Ex. Comp. Gordon Thomas O’Hearn Rossignol No. 6
Ex. Comp. Gregory Earl Harnett Union No. 7
Ex. Comp. Trevor John Pye Alexandra No. 11
Ex. Comp. Kevin Paul Seaboyer Prince Edward No. 12
Ex. Comp. Ian Robert Cameron Mount Lebanon No. 14
Ex. Comp. Bruce Alphie Stoddart LaHave No. 17
Ex. Comp. Clifford William Gardner Victory No. 18
Ex. Comp. Gordon John MacLeod Victory No. 18
Ex. Comp. Alan Delmar Jarvis Cornwallis No. 26
Ex. Comp. Frank John Davis George S. Wright No. 27


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