Famous Masons

 


Presidents of the United States of America
George Washington - 1789 - 1797 James Monroe - 1817 -1825
Andrew Jackson - 1829 - 1837  James K. Polk - 1845 - 1849.
James Buchanan - 1857-1861 Andrew Johnson - 1865 - 1869
James A. Garfield - 1881 William McKinley - 1897 - 1901
Theodore Roosevelt - 1901 - 1909 William H. Taft - 1909 - 1913
Warren G. Harding - 1921 - 1923 Franklin D. Roosevelt - 1933 - 1945
Harry S. Truman - 1945 - 1953 Gerald R. Ford - 1974 - 1977
Leaders - Other Countries
Sir John J.C. Abbott- Canadian Prime Minister Miguel Aleman - Mexican President
Eduard Benes - President of Czechoslovakia Viscount R.B. Bennett - Canadian Prime Minister 
Sir Robert L. Borden - Canadian Prime Minister Sir Mackenzie Bowell - Canadian Prime Minister
Winston Churchill - British Prime Minister John G. Diefenbaker - Canadian Prime Minister
Edward VII - Prince of Wales and King of Great Britain Edward VIII - King of Great Britain
Charles H. Allen - First Governor of Puerto Rico George VI - King of Great Britain
Benito Juarez - President of Mexico King David Kalakaua - Last monarch of the Hawaiian Kingdom
King Kamehameha, III, IV, and V - Monarchs of the Hawaiian Kingdom Sir John A. MacDonald - Prime Minister of Canada
John Diefenbaker - Canadian Prime Minister
U.S. Senators
Lloyd Bentsen Thomas Hart Benton
Lewis Cass Robert J. Dole
Henry Dodge Michael B. Enzi
Samual J. Ervin Jr. Sam Nunn
Edmund G. Ross Strom Thurmond
Stuart Symington Barry Goldwater
Henry "Scoop" Jackson
Explorers
William Clark Meriwether Lewis
Admiral Robert E. Perry Bruce, James of Kinnaird
Admiral Richard E. Byrd Christopher "Kit" Carson
Henry Larsen
Frontiersmen
Steven F. Austin James Bowie
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody David "Davey" Crockett
Supreme Court Justices
Henry Baldwin - Associate Justice Hugo L. Black
John Blair, Jr. Samuel Blatchford 
Harold H. Burton James F. Byrnes
John Catton John H. Clarke
Thomas C. Clark William Cushing
Willis Van Devanter William O. Douglas
Oliver Ellsworth Stephen J. Field
John M. Harlan Robert H. Jackson
Joseph E. Lamar John Marshall 
Thurgood Marshall Stanley Mathews
Sherman Minton William H. Moody
Samuel Nelson Mahlon Pitney
Stabley F. Reed Wiley B. Rutledge
Potter Stewart Noah H. Swayne
Thomas Todd Robert Trimble
Frederick M. Vinson Earl Warren
Levi Woodbury William B. Woods
William Paterson
Masonic Signers of
"Declaration of Independence"
Benjamin Franklin John Hancock
Joseph Hewes William Hopper
Robert Treat Paine Richard Stockton
George Walton George Washington
William Whipple
Masonic Signers of
"The Articles of Confederation"
Daniel Carroll Jonathan Bayard Smith
Henry Laurens John Dickison
John Harvie John Hancock
Cornelius Harnett Daniel Roberdeau
Masonic Signers of
"The Constitution of the United States"
George Washington Gunning Bedford Jr.
Benjamin Franklin John Blair
David Brearley Rufus King
John Dickinson Jacob Broom
Daniel Carroll Jonathan Dayton
Nicholas Gilman James McHenry
William Patterson
Governors
Roy Barnes - Georgia Frederick Bates - Missouri
Shadrach Bond - Illinois William King  - Maine
John A. Quitman - Mississippi George C. Wallace - Alabama
Composers
Edward E. Bagley - 'National Emblem' march Irving Berlin
George M. Cohan Duke Ellington - American jazz 
Franz Joseph Haydn - Austrian composer Bengt Johansson - Finnish composer
Karl L. King - March composer  Pekka Kostiainen - Finnish composer
Stevan Mokranjac - Serbian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Austrian composer
John Stafford Smith  John Phillip Sousa  - U.S. Marine Band
Jean Sibelius - Finnish composer
Magicians
Alexander Herrmann Blackstone
Harry Houdini Howard Thurston
Aviators
Bernt Balchen Claire Chennault
James H. Doolittle Charles Lindbergh
Eddie Rickenbacker Wiley Post
Authors and Poets
Hermann Bahr William Shakespeare - Writer
Francis J. Bellans - Pledge of Allegiance Robert Burns
Samuel L. Clemens - Mark Twain Carlo Collodi - 'Pinocchio'
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - Sherlock Holmes Edward Gibbon - Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Sir William S. Gilbert - H.M.S. Pinafore Harold Lincoln Gray - Little Orphan Annie
Josiah Henson - Uncle Tom's Cabin Frank Reed Horton - Textbook author
Francis Scott Key - National Anthem Rudyard Kipling - British writer
Felix Salten - Creator of Bambi Aleksandr Sergeyvich Pushkin - Russian poet
Sir Walter Scott - Novelist and poet Robert W. Service - Canadian poet
Alexander Petrovich Sumarkov - Russian dramatist and poet Jonathan Swift - Gulliver's Travels
Voltaire - French writer Booker T Washington - Educator and author
Edgar Guest - American Poet George Trendle - Creator Lone Ranger
Military Leaders

 
General Henry "Hap" Arnold Admiral Arleigh Burke
General Omar N. Bradley William J. Crowe Jr.
General James Doolittle Nicholas Herkimer - Brigadier General
Sam Houston American general Mikhail Kutuzov - Russian field marshal
General Douglas MacArthur  General John Joseph Pershing "Black Jack"
General George E. Pickett General Rufus Putnam
Admiral Alfred Von Tirpitz Colonel William B. Travis
Major General Lewis Wallace General Joseph Warren, M.D.
Admiral Ernest King Admiral William Rayborne
Admiral William A. Sizemore
Entertainers
Gene Autry Carl Ballintine
Wallace Beery Mel Blanc
Monte Blue Ernest Borgnine
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody  Ben DeBar - Shakesperian
Douglas Fairbanks W.C. Fields
Glen Ford Clark Gable
Arthur Godfrey Oliver Hardy
Burl Ives Elmo Lincoln - 'Tarzan of the Apes' (1918)
Harold C. Lloyd Tom Mix
Audie Murphy Michael Richards - "Kramer"
Roy Rogers Will Rogers
Telly Savalas Peter Sellers
Charles "Tom Thumb" Stratton Carl "Alalfa" Switzer
Danny Thomas Red Skelton
John - "The Duke" Wayne Eddie Cantor
Norm Crosby Jonathan Winters
Don Defore Bud Abbott
Foster Brooks Joe E. Brown
Charles Coburn Royal Dano
Kris Kristofferson
Country and Western Singers
Roy Acuff Eddie Arnold
Roy Clark Charlie Walker
Ray Stevens Billy J. Parker - Country Music DJ
Carl Perkins
Astronauts
Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin John H. Glenn Jr.
Virgil "Gus" Grissom Edgar D. Mitchell
Walter M. Schirra Gordon Cooper
Paul Weitz Fred Haise
Don Eisle Thomas Stafford
Musicians
Louis Armstrong Monroe Althouse - Director, Ringgold Band
William "Count" Basie  Nat 'King' Cole 
Al Jolson Paul Whiteman
Tony Martin Mel Tillis
Charles "Buck" Trent
Businessmen and Developers
Charles Adams - NHL Developer Harold Alfond - Dexter Shoe Company
Lloyd Balfour - Jewelry Lawrence Bell - Bell Aircraft Corp.
Bartholomew Berthold Ballington Booth- Volunteers of America
Walter P Chrysler - Chrysler Corporation Andre Citroen - Motor car manufacturer
Samuel Colt - Firearms Robert E. B. Baylor - Baylor University
John T. Desaguliers - Planetarium WIlliam Henry Dow - Dow Chemical Co.
Edwin L. Drake - Oil industry W.E.B. DuBois - Co-founder of the NAACP
Jean Henri Dunant - Red Cross Eberhard Faber - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company
Sir Alexander Fleming - Penicillin Henry Ford - Ford Motor Company
Richard J. Gatling - Gatling Gun King C. Gillette - Gillette Safety Razor Co.
Joseph Ignace Guillotin - Guillotine Richard M. Hoe - Inventor
Edward Jenner - Vaccination. Melvin Jones - Lions International
Simon Lake - Submarine Frank S. Land - Order of DeMolay
Sir Thomas Lipton - Tea John B. MacLean - MacLeans Magazine
Hart Massey - Farm equipment Dr. William and Charles Mayo - Mayo Clinic
Fredrick Maytag - Washing machine Clyde L. McCoy - wah-wah - trumpet
Andrew Mellon - Gulf Oil Corporation  George Jacob Mercherle - Founder of State Farm Insurance
Franz Anton Mesmer - Mesmerism Albert Abraham Michelson - Speed of light
John Molson - Molson Breweries Jacques Etienne Montgolfier - Hot-air balloon
Ransom E. Olds - Olds Motor Company George Pullman - Sleeping car on train
David Sarnoff - RCA Antoine Joseph Sax - Saxophone
Julius Earl Schaefer - Boeing Wichita (Amasa) Leland Stanford - Railroads 
Andrew T. Still - Osteopathy John W. Teets - Dial Corporation
Dave Thomas - Wendy's Jack Warner - Warner Brothers
Darryl F. Zanuck - 20th Century Productions C.D. Bradham - Pepsi Cola Company
Avery Bundage - US Olympic president Curtis Carlson - Radisson Hotels
Dr. Gordon Farhrni - Iodized salt Col. Harland Sanders - KFC
Walter Sheaffer - Sheaffer Pen Co. Amedeo Obici - Planters Peanut Co.
John Fitch - The Steamboat Grock - Swiss Circus Clown
Charles C. Hilton - American Hotelier Dr. Robert Morris - Poet and Founder of the Order of Eastern Star
James C. Penny - Retailer George Schoonover - Founder "The Builder"
Zebulon Pike - "Pike's Peak"
Sports
Ty Cobb - Baseball Earl Bryan Combs - Baseball
Jack Dempsey - Boxer Rogers Hornsby - Baseball
Theodore A. Lyons - Baseball James Naismith - Invented the game of basketball
Arnold Palmer - Golf Professional "Sugar Ray"Robinson - Prizefighter
Alex G. Spanos - Owner of the San Diego Chargers Sir Frederick Arthur Stanley - Stanley Cup
Mickey Cochrane - Baseball Tris Speaker - Baseball
Bart Starr - Football Cy Young - Baseball
Film Directors/Producers
Cecil B. DeMille Louis B. Mayer 
William Wyler 
Miscellaneous
Clyde Beaty - Animal Trainer Clifford Berryman - Cartoonist
Gutzon & Lincoln Borglum - Father & son who carved Mt. Rushmore William Jennings Bryan - US Secretary of State
Henry Clay - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Marcelo delPilar - "Father of Philippine Masonry"
Benjamin A. Gilman - Congressman J. Edgar Hoover - Director of the FBI 
Hubert H. Humphrey - Vice President under Lyndon Johnson Reverend Jesse Jackson - Minister and American civil rights leader and politician
John Paul Jones - Naval hero Robert Livingston - American statesman and diplomat - Louisiana Territory
James W. Marshall - Discovered Gold at Sutter's Mill in California in 1848 Ringling Brothers - Circus brothers
Stuart Symington - First Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Lowell Thomas - American radio commentator, Lawrence of Arabia
Bertel Thorvaldsen - Danish sculptor Steven J. Trachtenberg - President, George Washington University
Robert Pershing Wadlow - Tallest human on record being almost 9 feet tall Charles E. Schumer - Congressman
Matthew Webb - English Channel William White - Baylor University
Meridth Willson - The Music Man - 76 Trombones! Percy Wootton, M.D. - AMA President
Florenz Ziegfeld - Ziegfeld's Follies Anton Cermak - Mayor of Chicago
Thomas Dewey - Lawyer Fritz Freleng - Cartoonist
Fiorello LaGuardi - Mayor of New York Daniel Carter Beard Boy Scouts
Frederic A. Bartholdi - Designed the Statue of Liberty Joseph Brant - Chief of the Mohawaks
Father Francisco Calvo - Father of Freemasonry in Costa Rica Geoffrey Fisher - Archbishop of Canterbury
Cornelius Hedges - Father of Yellowstone National Park Patrick Henry - Patriot
James Hoban - Architect for U.S. Capital Aga Khan III - Statesman
Marquis de Lafayette - Supporter of American Freedom Harry S. New - Postmaster established Airmail
James Otis - "Taxations without Representation is Tyranny" Noted for: Charles F. Papst - Coined "Athletes Foot"
Paul Revere - Famous American Simon Bolivar "El Liberator" - Liberator of Four (4) South America Countries and creator of Bolivia 

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