In 1837 Captain James Byrne founded a town on the Lamar Peninsula, and established a port of entry to compete with Aransas City. The Town of Rockport was founded in 1867. George Fulton completed his mansion in 1877 (now a Historical landmark) in the community known as Fulton, next to Rockport.

Rockport Masonic Lodge #323 A.F. & A.M. - 602 Hickory Ave., Rockport, Texas 78382
Rockport Masonic Lodge #323 A.F. & A.M. - 602 Hickory Ave., Rockport, Texas 78382


The Grand Lodge Of Texas
Masonry in Texas goes back before this land was a State. In fact it goes back so far, Masonry in Texas started before Texas was even its own sovereign republic. Many of those who fought in the Alamo were Freemasons, as were many of the founders of this great state, including many of the Republics Presidents.
South Texas York Rite Bodies
The York Rite Bodies of South Texas is composed of four Chapters of Royal Arch Masons of Texas; four Councils of Royal and Select Masters of Texas; three Commanderies of Knights Templar of Texas; a York Rite College of North America and a Conclave of the Red Cross of Constantine.
San Antonio Scottish Rite
The Scottish Rite Cathedral, owned by the San Antonio Scottish Rite Library and Museum, Inc., is located at the corner of Avenue E and 4th Street in downtown San Antonio, Texas.
Al Amin Shrine
The Al Amin Shrine was formed from the Coastal Bend Shrine Club of Alzafar Shrine in San Antonio. The charter was granted in 1973. Our first home was on Alameda in Corpus Christi. In 1980 the current building was completed. The Pavilion was added in the 1990’s. The Al Amin Shrine has six Shrine Clubs throughout South Texas.
Petition for Membership
If you are interested in becoming a Mason you can find the petition for membership here.
Frequently Asked Questions
Your questions answered, plus additional web sites to visit for information.
Masonic Camping Club
National Club for Masonic camping families.
Masonic Retirement Center
Texas retirement center for Masons, wives and Eastern Star retirees.
Shriners Hospitals for Children®
That’s why we do everything within our means to make kids better. See how we're changing lives through our specialty areas of care.
Grand Chapter of Texas Order of the Eastern Star
The Grand Chapter of Texas Order of The Eastern Star is a fraternal organization composed of women with Masonic affiliation and Master Masons. Our members share a belief in the existence of a Supreme Being and promotion of the principles of Brotherly Love, Relief, and Truth.
Masonic Home & School of Texas
MHS partners with charitable organizations, medical professionals and educational facilities to provide safety, comfort, food, shelter, health care and educational services--basic needs every child and family deserves.
Masonic Service Association of North America
The Masonic Service Association of the United States was created in 1918 by the Grand Lodges in the United States. The name was changed to the Masonic Service Association of North America in 1995, when the organization became truly representative of the whole continent.
Texas Lodge of Research
TEXAS LODGE OF RESEARCH is a statewide Masonic lodge, instituted December 4, 1958 at Waco, Texas “for the purpose of promoting, encouraging, conducting and fostering Masonic research and study.”
Wikipedia Freemasonry General Information
Freemasonry or Masonry consists of fraternal organisations that trace their origins to the local fraternities of stonemasons, which from the end of the fourteenth century regulated the qualifications of stonemasons and their interaction with authorities and clients.
Alphabetical List of Notable Freemasons
This "List of Freemasons" page provides links to alphabetized lists of notable Freemasons. Alphabetical Listings by (A-D) and (E-Z)
List of Notable Freemasons by Profession
A condensed list of notable Freemasons by their profession with many names you will recognize.


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