Joining Eastern Star

Who May Join

Only men who are Masons are eligible and only women with specific Masonic affiliation may be members. These affiliations include:

  • their wife
  • widow
  • grandmothers
  • mother
  • stepmothers
  • mothers-in-law
  • sisters
  • half sisters
  • stepsisters
  • sisters-in-law
  • daughters
  • legally adopted daughters
  • step-daughters
  • daughters-in-law
  • nieces
  • granddaughters
  • great granddaughters
and daughters of sisters or brothers of affiliated Master Masons in good standing, or if deceased were in good standing at the time of their death, and have attained the age of eighteen, are eligible for membership. Any eligible person who expresses a belief in a Supreme Being and who has been a resident of Minnesota for at least six months is more than welcome to request a petition for membership. The petition must be signed by two members of the chapter and will then be received and voted upon by that chapter.


If you are interested in joining us, please contact the Secretary for more information.

Rochester Chapter No. 193, Order of Eastern Star of Minnesota
2002 Second Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902
Contact Webmaster or Secretary for further information.
Last update: April 27, 2016