Sydney Gaines is a Past Master of Faith Lodge. He was born March 30,
1895 in New York City. He died December 30, 1988.
He was raised a Master Mason 3-31-1917 in Washington lodge No.
1117. He demitted from Washington lodge and became a member of
Faith Lodge 3-14-1921. He became the Worshipful Master of Faith
Lodge in 1923-24.
Following his death in 1988, his family found a life insurance policy and
willed it to Faith Lodge with the direction that a scholarship would be
established in his name. Faith Lodge has continued to offer this
scholarship since its inception.