Famous Masons

Famous Freemasons from Around the World

Name

Career

Lodge

City

State

George Washington

General, 1st US President

Alexandria #22

Alexandria

VA


Benjamin Franklin

US Founding Father

St. John’s Lodge

Philadelphia

PA

Bob Dole

US Politician

Russell #177

Russell

KS

Thomas Dewey

47th Governor of NY

Kane #454

NY

NY

Harry S Truman

33rd US President

Belton #450

Belton

MO

Douglas MacArthur

US General

Manila #1

Philippines


Red Skelton

Actor/Comedian

Vincennes #1

Vincennes

IN

Don Rickles

Actor/Comedian

Service City Geba #1009

Astoria

NY

Wolfgang Mozart

Musician/Composer

Zur Wohltätigkeit

Vienna

Austria

John Phillip Sousa

Musician/Composer

Hiram #10

Washington DC


Irving Berlin

Musician/Composer

Munn #190

NY

NY

Duke Ellington

Musician/Composer

Social #1 PHA

Washington DC


Arnold Palmer

Golfer

Loyalhanna #275

Latrobe

PA

Dave Thomas

Founder - Wendy’s

Sol D. Bayless #359

Fort Wayne

IN

Rudyard Kipling

Author

Hope and Perseverance #782

Lahore

India

Winston Churchill

English Prime Minister

Studholme Alliance #1591

Surrey

UK

Daniel Carter Beard

Founder - Boy Scouts

Mariner's #67

NY

NY

James A. Garfield

20th US President

Magnolia #20

Columbus

OH

Prince Hall

Founder Prince Hall Masonry

African #1 

1st PHA Lodge in 1808

Boston

MA

Frank S. Land

Founder Order of DeMolay

Ivanhoe #446

Kansas City

MO

Brad Paisley

Musician

Hiram #7

Franklin

TN

Famous Freemasons from NJ

Name

Career

Lodge

City

State

Edwin Buzz Aldrin

Astronaut

Montclair #144

Montclair

NJ

George Vail

US Politician

Cincinnati #3

Morristown

NJ

David Brearly

Signer - US Constitution

1st Grand Master of NJ

Grand Lodge of NJ


NJ

Leon Abbett

Politican, Governor of NJ

Mystic Tie #272

Temple #110

NY

Jersey City

NY

NJ

John Beatty

Colonel - American Revolution

Grand Master of NJ

Trenton #5

Trenton

NJ

Joseph D, Beadle

Governor of NJ

Olive Branch #16

Freehold

NJ

Joseph Bloomfield

Governor of NJ

Grand Master of NJ

Bristol #25

Trenton #5

Bristol

Trenton

PA

NJ

John S Darcey

Physician

Grand Master of NJ

St. John’s #1

Newark

NJ

Mahlon Dickerson

Governor of NJ

Secretary of the Navy

Cincinnati #3 (#17)

Morristown

NJ

Robert Anderson

Union Army Officer

Mercer #50

Trenton

NJ

Ballington Booth

Co-Founder, Volunteers of America

Montclair #144

Charter Oak #249

Montclair

NY

NJ

NJ

Frank Carrington

Co-Founder, Paper Mill Playhouse

Hope #124

East Orange

NJ

William Augustus Newell

Governor of NJ

Hightstown #41

Hightstown

NJ

Foster Voorhees

Governor of NJ

Washington #33

Elizabeth

NJ