You Don’t Know About These 10 Secret Societies

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Most people have heard of the Illuminati and the Knights Templar, but there are other similar secret societies that haven’t gotten as much press.

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The Calves’ Head Club

After King Charles I was killed, this secret society was formed to make fun of him. It lasted for many years, even after the monarchy was restored.
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The Order Of Chaeronea

This society started as a group of soldiers and their male lovers and over the years has turned into a secret society for gay men.
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The Arioi

This Tahitian secret society aimed to worship their god, Oro, but also forbade childbirth and engaged in ritutal dances.
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The Knights Of The Apocalypse

Formed in the 1600’s, this secret society was originally created to protect people from the coming of the Devil. There are no known members of this society left.
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The Secte Rouge

This group held their meetings in local cemeteries, where they performed rituals, robbed graves and engaged in cannibalism.
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The Scotch Cattle

Welsh miners formed this group to protest working conditions and regularly attacked those who opposed their cause.
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The Bald Knobbers

This group consisted of vigilantes who protested the crime in Missouri after the Civil War. They killed and beat suspected criminals to restore order to the state.
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The Leopard Society

Members of this group mostly lived in Africa and they would dress as leopards and ritually sacrifice a human being, then eat him or her.
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The Order Of The Peacock Angel

Many thought this group formed to worship the devil, but in fact, they worshipped the Peacock Angel. The group meetings involve ritual dances.
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The Order Of The Occult Hand

This group formed to infiltrate written media and members inserted the phrase, “it was as if an occult hand had,” into writings. Supposedly there is a new phrase in use now that no one has figured out.
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