| Sunday, December 10, 2006
| FAMOUS FREEMASONS
|PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
: George Washington,Fredericksburg Lodge No. 4;
Alexandria Lodge No. 22,Va.
: James Monroe,Williamsburg Lodge No.6, Va.
: Andrew Jackson,Harmony Lodge No. 1;
Past Grand Master Of Tennessee.
: James K. Polk, Columbia Lodge No.31, TN.
: James Buchanan, Past Grand Master of Lancaster Lodsge No. 43,
: Andrew Johnson, Greenville Lodge No. 119, TN.
: James A. Garfield, Magnolia Lodge No. 20,OH.
: William McKinley, Hiram Lodge No. 21 VA.
: Theodore Roosevelt, Matinecock Lodge No. 806, Oyster Bay, NY.
: William Howard Taft, Kilwiniing Lodge No. 356, OH.
: Warren G. Harding, Marion Lodge No. 70, OH.
: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Holland Lodge No. 8, NY.
: Harry S. Truman, 32degree Belton Lodge No. 450, Belton, MO.
Past Grand Master of Missouri.
: Gerald Ford, Columbia Lodge No. 3, Washington DC.
PLAYERS IN THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE
: Benedict Arnold, Hiram Lodge No. 1, New Haven, CT.
: John Blair, Williamsburg Lodge No. 6, Past Grand Master of Virginia.
: Chief Joseph Brant, Hiram's Cliftonian Lodge No. 47,
Barton Lodge No. 6, Hamilton, ON.
: Benjamin Franklin, February 1731, St. John's Lodge of Philadelphia;
Lodge at Tun Tavern, Philadelphia,PA. WM, Loge des Neuf Soeurs, Paris;
Past Grand Master of Pennsylvania.
: John Hancock, Massachusetts Lodge No. 277, QC; St. Andrew's Lodge, Boston,MA.
: William Hooper, Hanover Lodge, Masonborough, NC.
: John Paul Jones, St. Bernards Lodge No. 122, Kirkudbright, Scotland.
: Rufus King, St. John's Lodge, Newburyport, MA.
: General Rufus Putnam, Past Grand Master of Ohio.
: Paul Revere, St. Andrew's Lodge, Boston, Ma; Grand Master of Massachusettes 179497.
: Baron von Steuben, Trinity Lodge No. 10, New York, NY.
: Richard Stockton, charter Master, St. John's Lodge, Princeton, NJ.
: George Walton, Solomon's Lodge No. 1, Savannah, GA.
: Joseph Warren, St. Andrew's Lodge, Boston, MA;
Past Provincial Grand Masater of Massachusettes.
: Louis Armstrong, Montgomery Lodge No. 18 PHA, NY.
: John Sebastian Bach, Lodge of Nine Muses No. 235, England.
: William "Count" Basie, Wisdom Lodge No. 190, New York, NY.
: Nat King Cole, Thomas Waller Lodge No. 49, Los Angeles, CA. PHA.
: Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington, Social Lodge No. 1, Washington, DC, PHA.
: Sir William S. Gilbert, Lodge St. Machar No. 54, Aberdeen, Scotland.
: Joseph Haydn, Lodge Zur Einigkeit, Germany.
: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Lodge Zur Wolttatigkeit, Vienna;
Lodge Zur Wahren Eintract, Austria.
: Jean Sibelius, Suomi Lodge No.1, Helsinki, Finland.
: Sir Arthus Sullivan, Past Grand Organist of the United Grnad Lodge of England.
: Cecil B. DeMille, Prince of Orange Lodge No. 16, NY.
: Douglas Fairbanks, Beverly Hills Lodge No. 528, CA.
: W.C. Fields, E. Coppee Mitchell Lodge No. 605, Philadelphia, PA.
: Clark Gable, Beverly Hills Lodge No. 18, Washington, DC.
: Oliver Hardy, Solomon Lodge No. 20, Jacksonville, FL.
: Harry Houdini, Initiated Aug. 21, 1923, St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, NYC.
: Sir Henry Irving, Jerusalem Lodge No. 44, London.
: Al Jolson, St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, NY.
: Harold Lloyd, Hamilton Lodge No. 535, Hollywood, CA.
: Louis B. Mayer, St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, New York, NY.
: Richard Pryor, Henry Brown Lodge No. 22.
: Peter Sellers, Chelsea Lodge No. 3098, London, England.
: Robert Pershing, Wadlow, Franklin Lodge No. 25, Alton, Il.
: Jack Warner, Mount Olive Lodge No. 506, Los Angeles, CA.
: John Wayne, Marion McDaniel Lodge No. 56, Tucson, AZ.
: J. Edgar Hoover, 33degree, Grand Master, Federal Lodge No.1, Washington,DC.
: John Marshall, Past Grand Master of Virginia.
: Earl Warren, Past Grand Master of California.
: Andrew Bell, Lodge St. David No. 36, Scotland.
: James Boswell, Master of Canongate Kilwinning Lodge.
: Robert Burns, St. David's Lodge No. 2174, Tarbolton.
: Lord William Byron, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of England (Moderns).
: Samuel Celemens, (Mark Twain), Polar Star Lodge No. 79, St. Louis.
: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Phoenix Lodge No. 257, Southsea, Hampshire.
: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Lodge Amalia, Weimar.
: Rudyard Kipling, Hope and Perseverance Lodge No. 782, E.C., Lahore, India;
founding member, The Builders of the Silent Cities Lodge No. 12, St. Omer, France.
: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Lodge Zu den Drei Goldenen Rosen.
: Alexander Pope, Lodge Goat-at-the-Foot-of-the-Haymarket No. 16, England.
: Alexander Pushkin, Lodge Ovid, Kischinev.
: Fredrich Schiller, Rudolstadt Lodge, Germany.
: Sir Walter Scott, Saint David Lodge No. 36, Scotland.
: Jonathan Swift, Lodge Goat-at-the-foot-of-the-Harmarket No. 16, London, England.
: Anthony Trollope, Banagher Lodge No. 306, Ireland.
: Voltaire (Francois-Marie Arouet), Raised 1778 Loge des Neuf Soeurs,France.
: Oscar Wilde, Apollo University Lodge No. 357, England.
: Sir P.G. Wodehouse, Jerusalem Lodge No. 197, England.
SCIENTISTS AND INVENTORS
: Elias Ashmole, Warrington Ldge, England.
: Erasmus Darwin, St. Davids Lodge No. 36, Scotland.
: John Theophilus Desaguliers, Past Grand Master of England.
: Richard Jordan Gatling, Centre Lodge No. 23, Indianapolis, IN.
: Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, founding member of the Grand Orient Of France.
: Edward Jenner, Royal Berkeley Lodge of Faith and Friendship No. 449, Berkeley,Eng.
: Franz Mesmer, Lodge Les Philadelphes, France.
: Jacques-Etienne and Joseph-Michel Montgolfier, Loge des Neuf Soeurs,France.
: William Stukeley, Salutation Tavern Lodge, England.
: Sir Christopher Wren, Lodge of Antiquity No. 2, England.
: Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, Clear Lake Lodge No. 1417, Seabrook,TX.
: Sir Richard Francis Burton, Hope Lodge, Kurrichee, Scinde, India.
: Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Federal Lodge No. 1, Washington, DC.
: Kit Carson, Montezuma Lodge No. 109, Taos, NM.
: William Clark, Saint Lewis Lodge No. 111, PA.
: Matthew Henson, Celestial Lodge No. 3, PHA, New York, NY.
: Charles Lindbergh, Keystone Lodge No. 243, MO.
: Meriwether Lewis, Door to Virtue Lodge No. 44, VA; founder St. Louis Lodge No. 111, MO, under the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania.
: Sir Robert Falcon Scott, Drury Lande Lodge No. 2127, London;
Navy Lodge No. 2612, England.
: Sir Francis Shackleton, Navy Lodge No.1212, England.
: Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn,
Grand Master of the United Grnad Lodge of England.
: HRH Prince Edward, Duke of Kent,
Grand Master of the United Grand Lodge of England.
: Prince Michael of Kent, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons.
: HRH Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn,
Grand Master of the Atholl or Ancient Grand Lodge of England.
: HM Kign Edward VII, previously Grand Master of United Grand Lodge of England;
Protector of the Craft.
: HM King Edward VIII, Househld Birgade Lodge No. 2614;
Past Grand Master of the United Grnad Lodge of England.
: Andrew Brice, 11th Earl of Elgin, Past Grand Master Mason of Scotland.
: HM King George IV, previously Grnad Master of the Grnad Lodge of England(Moderns),
Grand Patron UGLE from 1814.
: King George VI, Naval Lodge No. 2612; Past Grnad Master of Scotland;
Past Grand Master of the United Grand Lodge of England.
: HRH Prince Henry Frederick, Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn,
Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of England (Moderns).
(Source: FREEMASONRY, Illustrated History of the Once Secret Order by: Jack M. Driver)
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