Trascript: 1784 Certificate of Bro. Daniel Servos
And the Darkness Comprehended it not In the East a Place of Light where reigns reason Silence & Peace. We the Master Wardens and Secretary of Lodge No. 156 of Free and Accepted Masons from the Grand Constitution of England held in the Kings or 8th Regt. of Foot Do hereby Certify and Attest to all Men lighten'd by the Truth and spread over the Face of the Earth, that the Bearer hereof our worthy Brother Daniel Service [Servos] has been by our Lodge lawfully Enter'd an Apprentice past a Fellow Craft and after having sustain'd with strenght and courage the most panful works and severest Tryals, He is rais'd to the Sublime Degree of Master Mason, And as such have entitled him to the Secret Works of the Royal Art and he may without Demur or hesitation be admitted or incorporated into any lawfull warranted Body wheresoever met congregated or conven'd He Having to the utmost of his power strenously supported and contributed to the advancement and Interest of Masonry with Zeal and Vigour. [Nevariature?]
Given under our hands and Seal of our Lodge at Niagara This 7th Day of May, A.L. 5784 A.D. 1784 Willm Brown M.
Robert Whatley S.W.
John Scott J. W.
John Bailey Sect.
October 15, 1932 Presented to Niagara Lodge, No. 2, in memory of his father, Daniel Servos, by Bro. L. H. Servos