Yukon Order of Pioneers

From Kook Science

Yukon Order of Pioneers

Badge of Yukon Order of Pioneers

Motto "Do Unto Others as You Would Be Done By"
Formation 1 December 1894
Purpose/focus Originally formed as a mutual protection and benefit society
Headquarters Dawson City, Yukon, Canada
Founding President Leroy Napoleon "Jack" McQuesten

The Yukon Order of Pioneers (Y.O.O.P.) is a Canadian fraternal society, formed at the Fortymile mining camp, Yukon Territory in 1894, first established under the elected leadership of Leroy Napoleon "Jack" McQuesten as a mutual protective organisation. Presently, there are two active lodges still in existence: Lodge No. 1 at Dawson City, Yukon Territory; and Lodge No. 2 at Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.



Related societies