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U.S. Grand Lodges' recognitions of Grand Lodges in Mexico

Mexico Grand Lodges 1

  U.S. Grand Lodges York Valle de Mexico Baja California (Norte) Baja California Sur Campeche U.S. Grand Lodges
1 Alabama Yes Yes 1966     Alabama
2 Alaska Yes Yes       Alaska
3 Arizona Yes withdrew recognition in 2001 Yes Yes   Arizona
4 Arkansas Yes         Arkansas
5 California Yes withdrew recognition in 2003 Yes Yes   California
6 Colorado Yes Yes Yes Yes   Colorado
7 Connecticut Yes Yes Yes     Connecticut
8 Delaware Yes Yes       Delaware
9 District of Columbia Yes 1988       District of Columbia
10 Florida Yes 1989       Florida
11 Georgia Yes Yes       Georgia
12 Hawaii Yes Yes       Hawaii
13 Idaho Yes Yes Yes Yes   Idaho
  U.S. Grand Lodges York Valle de Mexico Baja California (Norte) Baja California Sur Campeche U.S. Grand Lodges
14 Illinois Yes Yes       Illinois
15 Indiana Yes Yes Yes Yes   Indiana
16 Iowa Yes Yes       Iowa
17 Kansas Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Kansas
18 Kentucky Yes Yes Yes   Yes Kentucky
19 Louisiana Yes Yes Yes   Yes Louisiana
20 Maine Yes Yes       Maine
21 Maryland Yes 1993       Maryland
22 Massachusetts Yes Yes Yes     Massachusetts
23 Michigan Yes Yes Yes   Yes Michigan
24 Minnesota Yes Yes Yes     Minnesota
25 Mississippi Yes Yes   2003   Mississippi
26 Missouri Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Missouri
  U.S. Grand Lodges York Valle de Mexico Baja California (Norte) Baja California Sur Campeche U.S. Grand Lodges
27 Montana Yes Yes 1969     Montana
28 Nebraska Yes Yes       Nebraska
29 Nevada Yes Yes Yes     Nevada
30 New Hampshire Yes Yes Yes     New Hampshire
31 New Jersey Yes Yes       New Jersey
32 New Mexico Yes Yes Yes Yes   New Mexico
33 New York Yes Yes 2002     New York
34 North Carolina Yes Yes Yes     North Carolina
35 North Dakota Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes North Dakota
36 Ohio Yes Yes       Ohio
37 Oklahoma Yes Yes Yes Yes   Oklahoma
38 Oregon Yes Yes Yes     Oregon
39 Pennsylvania Yes Yes       Pennsylvania
  U.S. Grand Lodges York Valle de Mexico Baja California (Norte) Baja California Sur Campeche U.S. Grand Lodges
40 Rhode Island Yes Yes       Rhode Island
41 South Carolina Yes Yes       South Carolina
42 South Dakota Yes   Yes     South Dakota
43 Tennessee Yes Yes   Yes   Tennessee
44 Texas Yes withdrawn in 2001 Yes Yes   Texas
45 Utah Yes Yes       Utah
46 Vermont Yes Yes 1966     Vermont
47 Virginia Yes 1991       Virginia
48 Washington Yes Yes Yes Yes   Washington
49 West Virginia Yes         West Virginia
50 Wisconsin Yes Yes       Wisconsin
51 Wyoming Yes   Yes Yes Yes Wyoming
  TOTALS 51 45 28 15 7  

Mexico Grand Lodges 2

  U.S. Grand Lodges Chiapas Chihuahua
(Cosmos)
Coahuila
(Benito Juarez)
Colima (Sur Oeste) Durango (Restauracion - Tabasco) U.S. Grand Lodges
1 Alabama           Alabama
2 Alaska     Yes     Alaska
3 Arizona   Yes       Arizona
4 Arkansas           Arkansas
5 California   Yes Yes     California
6 Colorado   Yes Yes     Colorado
7 Connecticut   Yes Yes     Connecticut
8 Delaware     Yes     Delaware
9 District of Columbia     1988     District of Columbia
10 Florida     1988
w/d 1993
    Florida
11 Georgia     Yes     Georgia
12 Hawaii           Hawaii
13 Idaho     Yes     Idaho
  U.S. Grand Lodges Chiapas Chihuahua
(Cosmos)
Coahuila
(Benito Juarez)
Colima (Sur Oeste) Durango (Restauracion - Tabasco) U.S. Grand Lodges
14 Illinois Yes Yes Yes     Illinois
15 Indiana   Yes Yes     Indiana
16 Iowa     Yes     Iowa
17 Kansas   Yes       Kansas
18 Kentucky Yes Yes Yes   Yes Kentucky
19 Louisiana Yes Yes Yes   Yes Louisiana
20 Maine     Yes     Maine
21 Maryland Yes Yes       Maryland
22 Massachusetts Yes   Yes     Massachusetts
23 Michigan Yes Yes Yes Yes   Michigan
24 Minnesota     Yes     Minnesota
25 Mississippi     Yes     Mississippi
26 Missouri Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Missouri
  U.S. Grand Lodges Chiapas Chihuahua
(Cosmos)
Coahuila
(Benito Juarez)
Colima (Sur Oeste) Durango (Restauracion - Tabasco) U.S. Grand Lodges
27 Montana   Yes Yes     Montana
28 Nebraska           Nebraska
29 Nevada   Yes       Nevada
30 New Hampshire   Yes Yes     New Hampshire
31 New Jersey   Yes       New Jersey
32 New Mexico   Yes Yes   Yes New Mexico
33 New York     Yes     New York
34 North Carolina Yes   Yes     North Carolina
35 North Dakota Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes North Dakota
36 Ohio           Ohio
37 Oklahoma Yes Yes Yes     Oklahoma
38 Oregon     Yes     Oregon
39 Pennsylvania     Yes     Pennsylvania
  U.S. Grand Lodges Chiapas Chihuahua
(Cosmos)
Coahuila
(Benito Juarez)
Colima (Sur Oeste) Durango (Restauracion - Tabasco) U.S. Grand Lodges
40 Rhode Island           Rhode Island
41 South Carolina     Yes     South Carolina
42 South Dakota           South Dakota
43 Tennessee     Yes     Tennessee
44 Texas Yes Yes Yes     Texas
45 Utah           Utah
46 Vermont     Yes     Vermont
47 Virginia           Virginia
48 Washington     Yes     Washington
49 West Virginia     Yes     West Virginia
50 Wisconsin   Yes Yes     Wisconsin
51 Wyoming Yes Yes   Yes Yes Wyoming
  TOTALS 12 22 35 4 6  

Mexico Grand Lodges 3

  U.S. Grand Lodges Hildalgo Jalisco (Occidental Mexicana) Michoacana Nayarit Nuevo Leon U.S. Grand Lodges
1 Alabama   Yes     Yes Alabama
2 Alaska         Yes Alaska
3 Arizona   Yes     Yes Arizona
4 Arkansas         Yes Arkansas
5 California   Yes     Yes California
6 Colorado   Yes     Yes Colorado
7 Connecticut   Yes     Yes Connecticut
8 Delaware         Yes Delaware
9 District of Columbia         1957 District of Columbia
10 Florida           Florida
11 Georgia         Yes Georgia
12 Hawaii           Hawaii
13 Idaho   Yes     Yes Idaho
  U.S. Grand Lodges Hildalgo Jalisco (Occidental Mexicana) Michoacana Nayarit Nuevo Leon U.S. Grand Lodges
14 Illinois   Yes     Yes Illinois
15 Indiana   Yes     Yes Indiana
16 Iowa         Yes Iowa
17 Kansas         Yes Kansas
18 Kentucky Yes Yes     Yes Kentucky
19 Louisiana Yes Yes     Yes Louisiana
20 Maine         Yes Maine
21 Maryland   Yes     Yes Maryland
22 Massachusetts   Yes     Yes Massachusetts
23 Michigan Yes Yes     Yes Michigan
24 Minnesota         Yes Minnesota
25 Mississippi         Yes Mississippi
26 Missouri Yes Yes     Yes Missouri
  U.S. Grand Lodges Hildalgo Jalisco (Occidental Mexicana) Michoacana Nayarit Nuevo Leon U.S. Grand Lodges
27 Montana Yes Yes     Yes Montana
28 Nebraska         Yes Nebraska
29 Nevada   Yes     Yes Nevada
30 New Hampshire   Yes     Yes New Hampshire
31 New Jersey   Yes     Yes New Jersey
32 New Mexico   Yes     Yes New Mexico
33 New York   Yes     Yes New York
34 North Carolina   Yes     Yes North Carolina
35 North Dakota Yes Yes     Yes North Dakota
36 Ohio         1961 Ohio
37 Oklahoma   Yes     Yes Oklahoma
38 Oregon   Yes     Yes Oregon
39 Pennsylvania   Yes     Yes Pennsylvania
  U.S. Grand Lodges Hildalgo Jalisco (Occidental Mexicana) Michoacana Nayarit Nuevo Leon U.S. Grand Lodges
40 Rhode Island   Yes     Yes Rhode Island
41 South Carolina   Yes     Yes South Carolina
42 South Dakota   Yes     Yes South Dakota
43 Tennessee   Yes     Yes Tennessee
44 Texas   Yes     Yes Texas
45 Utah         Yes Utah
46 Vermont   Yes     Yes Vermont
47 Virginia         Yes Virginia
48 Washington         Yes Washington
49 West Virginia         Yes West Virginia
50 Wisconsin         Yes Wisconsin
51 Wyoming Yes       Yes Wyoming
  TOTALS 7 31     49  

Mexico Grand Lodges 4

  U.S. Grand Lodges Oaxaca Puebla Queretaro Quintana Roo San Luis Potosi (El Potosi - Soberana) Sinaloa U.S. Grand Lodges
1 Alabama         Yes   Alabama
2 Alaska             Alaska
3 Arizona         Yes Yes Arizona
4 Arkansas             Arkansas
5 California         Yes   California
6 Colorado         Yes   Colorado
7 Connecticut         Yes   Connecticut
8 Delaware         Yes   Delaware
9 District of Columbia             District of Columbia
10 Florida             Florida
11 Georgia           2000 Georgia
12 Hawaii             Hawaii
13 Idaho         Yes 2000 Idaho
  U.S. Grand Lodges Oaxaca Puebla Queretaro Quintana Roo San Luis Potosi (El Potosi - Soberana) Sinaloa U.S. Grand Lodges
14 Illinois         Yes   Illinois
15 Indiana         Yes 2000 Indiana
16 Iowa           Yes Iowa
17 Kansas         Yes   Kansas
18 Kentucky Yes       Yes   Kentucky
19 Louisiana Yes   Yes   Yes 2002 Louisiana
20 Maine         Yes   Maine
21 Maryland Yes       Yes   Maryland
22 Massachusetts         Yes   Massachusetts
23 Michigan   2001         Michigan
24 Minnesota         Yes 2000 Minnesota
25 Mississippi         2000   Mississippi
26 Missouri Yes   Yes   Yes   Missouri
  U.S. Grand Lodges Oaxaca Puebla Queretaro Quintana Roo San Luis Potosi (El Potosi - Soberana) Sinaloa U.S. Grand Lodges
27 Montana             Montana
28 Nebraska         2000   Nebraska
29 Nevada           2002 Nevada
30 New Hampshire         Yes 2000 New Hampshire
31 New Jersey             New Jersey
32 New Mexico         2000 2000 New Mexico
33 New York         Yes   New York
34 North Carolina         Yes   North Carolina
35 North Dakota Yes   Yes   Yes   North Dakota
36 Ohio           2000 Ohio
37 Oklahoma Yes           Oklahoma
38 Oregon         Yes 2000 Oregon
39 Pennsylvania         1999 2003 Pennsylvania
  U.S. Grand Lodges Oaxaca Puebla Queretaro Quintana Roo San Luis Potosi (El Potosi - Soberana) Sinaloa U.S. Grand Lodges
40 Rhode Island         Yes   Rhode Island
41 South Carolina         Yes 2000 South Carolina
42 South Dakota         Yes 2003 South Dakota
43 Tennessee             Tennessee
44 Texas         Yes 2000 Texas
45 Utah         Yes 2002 Utah
46 Vermont         Yes 2000 Vermont
47 Virginia         1999 2000 Virginia
48 Washington             Washington
49 West Virginia         Yes 2000 West Virginia
50 Wisconsin         Yes   Wisconsin
51 Wyoming Yes   Yes   Yes   Wyoming
  TOTALS 7 1 4   36 20  

Mexico Grand Lodges 5

  U.S. Grand Lodges Sonora
(Del Pacifico)
Tabasco Tamaulipas Veracruz (Unida Mexicana) Yucatan (Oriental Peninsular) U.S. Grand Lodges
1 Alabama     Yes   Yes Alabama
2 Alaska     Yes     Alaska
3 Arizona Yes   Yes Yes   Arizona
4 Arkansas     Yes     Arkansas
5 California     Yes     California
6 Colorado Yes   Yes     Colorado
7 Connecticut Yes   Yes Yes Yes Connecticut
8 Delaware Yes   Yes     Delaware
9 District of Columbia     1957     District of Columbia
10 Florida 1993   Yes     Florida
11 Georgia Yes   Yes     Georgia
12 Hawaii           Hawaii
13 Idaho Yes   Yes Yes   Idaho
  U.S. Grand Lodges Sonora
(Del Pacifico)
Tabasco Tamaulipas Veracruz (Unida Mexicana) Yucatan (Oriental Peninsular) U.S. Grand Lodges
14 Illinois Yes   Yes Yes Yes Illinois
15 Indiana Yes   Yes   Yes Indiana
16 Iowa Yes   Yes     Iowa
17 Kansas Yes   Yes     Kansas
18 Kentucky Yes Yes Yes Yes   Kentucky
19 Louisiana Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Louisiana
20 Maine     Yes     Maine
21 Maryland     Yes     Maryland
22 Massachusetts     Yes Yes Yes Massachusetts
23 Michigan Yes   Yes Yes   Michigan
24 Minnesota     Yes     Minnesota
25 Mississippi     Yes     Mississippi
26 Missouri Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Missouri
  U.S. Grand Lodges Sonora
(Del Pacifico)
Tabasco Tamaulipas Veracruz (Unida Mexicana) Yucatan (Oriental Peninsular) U.S. Grand Lodges
27 Montana Yes   Yes Yes Yes Montana
28 Nebraska     Yes     Nebraska
29 Nevada     Yes   Yes Nevada
30 New Hampshire     Yes Yes   New Hampshire
31 New Jersey     Yes     New Jersey
32 New Mexico Yes   Yes     New Mexico
33 New York Yes   Yes   Yes New York
34 North Carolina     Yes Yes Yes North Carolina
35 North Dakota Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes North Dakota
36 Ohio     Yes   Yes Ohio
37 Oklahoma     Yes     Oklahoma
38 Oregon     Yes     Oregon
39 Pennsylvania     Yes Yes Yes Pennsylvania
  U.S. Grand Lodges Sonora
(Del Pacifico)
Tabasco Tamaulipas Veracruz (Unida Mexicana) Yucatan (Oriental Peninsular) U.S. Grand Lodges
40 Rhode Island     Yes Yes Yes Rhode Island
41 South Carolina     Yes   Yes South Carolina
42 South Dakota     Yes   Yes South Dakota
43 Tennessee     Yes   Yes Tennessee
44 Texas Yes   Yes Yes   Texas
45 Utah     Yes     Utah
46 Vermont 2000   Yes   Yes Vermont
47 Virginia     Yes     Virginia
48 Washington     Yes     Washington
49 West Virginia     Yes     West Virginia
50 Wisconsin     Yes     Wisconsin
51 Wyoming Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Wyoming
  TOTALS 22 5 50 17 20  
 


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