Famous Freemasons

The linked names below are covered in more detail.

Masonic Canadian Prime Ministers

  • Sir John A Macdonald – St. John’s Lodge No. 5, Kingston, Ontario
  • John Abbott – St Paul’s Lodge No. 374, Montreal
  • MacKenzie Bowell – St Lawrence Lodge No, 640, Montreal
  • Robert Borden – St Andrew’s Lodge No. 1, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Richard B. Bennett – Miramichi Lodge No. 187, Chatham, New Brunswick
  • John G. Diefenbaker – Wakaw Lodge No. 166, Wakaw, Saskatchewan

Masonic Presidents of the United States of America

  • George Washington – Fredericksburgh Lodge No. 4, Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • James Monroe – Williamsburg Lodge No. 6, Williamsburg, Virginia
  • Andrew Jackson – St Tammany Lodge No. 1, Nashville, Tennessee
  • James Polk – Columbia Lodge No. 31, Columbia, Tennessee
  • James Buchanan – Lodge No. 43, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Andrew Johnson – Greenville Lodge No. 119, Greenville, Tennessee
  • James Garfield – Magnolia Lodge, No. 20, Columbus, Ohio
  • William McKinley – Hiram Lodge No. 21, Winchester, Virginia
  • Theodore Roosevelt – Matinecock Lodge No. 806, Oyster Bay, New York
  • William Taft – Kilwinning Lodge No. 356, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Warren Harding – Marion Lodge No. 70, Marion, Ohio
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt – Holland Lodge No. 8, New York
  • Harry Truman – Belton Lodge No. 450, Grandview, Missouri
  • Gerald Ford – Malta Lodge No. 465, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Masonic Kings of Great Britain

  • King George IV
  • King William IV
  • King Edward VII
  • King Edward VIII
  • King George VI

Masonic Leaders and Politicians

Masonic Sports Figures

  • Harold Ballard – Corinthian Lodge No. 481
  • Avery Bundage – North Shore Lodge No. 937, Chicago
  • Ty Cobb – Royston Lodge No. 426, Detroit
  • Jack Dempsey – Kenwood Lodge No. 800, Chicago
  • Tim Horton – Kroy Lodge No. 676
  • James Naismith – Roswell Lee Lodge, Springfield, Mass.
  • Sugar Ray Robinson – Joppa Lodge No. 55, New York
  • Sir Frederick Arthur, Lord Stanley – Royal Alpha Lodge No 16, London, England
  • Whipper Billy Watson – Temple Lodge No. 525
  • Cy Young – Mystic Tie Lodge No. 194, Dennison, Ohio

Masonic Soldiers, Sailors and Explorers

Masonic Church Leaders

Masonic Authors

Masonic Doctors, Scientists, Engineers and Inventors

Masonic Entrepreneurs

Some Masonic Nobel Prize Winners

Masonic Musicians and Composers

  • Roy Acuff – East Nashville Masonic Lodge
  • Count Basie – Wisdom Lodge No. 102, New York
  • Irving Berlin – Munn Lodge No. 190, New York
  • Nat (King) Cole – Thomas Waller No. 49, Los Angeles
  • William S Gilbert – Lodge St MacharNo. 54, Aberdeen
  • Arthur Sullivan – Harmony Lodge 255, Richmond, England
  • Franz Liszt – Lodge Zur Einigkeit, Frankfort-on-the-Main, Germany
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Lodge Zur Woltatigkeit, Vienna
  • John Phillip Sousa – Hiram Lodge No. 10, Washington
  • Jean Sibelius – Suami Lodge No. 1, Helsanki, Finland

Masonic Actors, Directors, Producers and Entertainers

  • Bud Abbott – Daylight Lodge No. 525, MI
  • Gene Autry – Catoosa Lodge No. 185, Oklahoma
  • Mel Blanc – Mid Day Lodge No. 188, Oregon
  • Ernest Borgnine – Abingdon Lodge No. 48, California
  • Lon Chaney, Jr – Daylight Lodge No. 525, Michigan
  • Cecil B DeMille – Prince of Orange Lodge No. 16, New York
  • Douglas Fairbanks – Beverly Hills Lodge No. 528
  • WC Fields – E. Coppee Mitchell Lodge No. 605 in Philadelphia
  • Glenn Ford – Palisades Lodge No. 637, Santa Monica
  • Clark Gable – Beverly Hills Lodge No. 528
  • Oliver Hardy – Solomon Lodge No. 20, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Harry Houdini – St. Cecile Lodge No. 568, New York
  • Sir Henry Irving – Jerusalem Lodge No. 44, London, England
  • Tom Mix – Utopia Lodge No. 537, California
  • Roy Rogers – Hollywood Lodge No. 355
  • Will Rogers – Claremont Lodge No. 53, Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Peter Sellers – Chelsea Lodge No. 3098 , London
  • Danny Thomas – Gothic Lodge No. 270, Hamilton Square, New Jersey
  • Jack Warner – Mount Olive Lodge No. 506, Los Angeles
  • John Wayne – Marion McDaniel Lodge No. 56, Tucson, Arizona
  • Darryl Zanuck – Mount Olive Lodge No. 506, Los Angeles