All official records of the Grand Lodge of Ireland prior toand all minute books prior tohave been lost.
All official records of the Grand Lodge of Ireland prior toand all minute books prior tohave been lost. Peary was accompanied on his expedition by another Freemason, Matthew Henson see above.
Penn was distantly related to William Penn from whom Pennsylvania gets its name. John Penn allegedly founded the first Masonic lodge in Pennsylvania.
Penney was a dedicated life-long Freemason, being initiated into Wasatch Lodge No. He also experimented with the development of a high pressure steam engine that was more than 70 years ahead of its time.
Navy, Matthew Perry commanded one of the first steam frigates, USS Fulton, which was armed with the new, and for its time, highly destructive, Paixhans shell gun.
In a similarly armed vessel, Perry made a famous expedition to Japan, compelling the country to open for trade with the U. Perry was initiated into the Holland Lodge No. So successful was he that, inhe was given the rank of General of the Armies of the United States, a rank only conferred once.
This tough soldier was a Freemason in Lincoln Lodge No.
He was the first runner to complete a marathon less than 2 hours 20 minutes — an achievement which was equated to the breaking of the four minute mile. Later that same year Peters set the first sub-2 hour 20 minute clocking on an out-and-back course, at the Enschede Marathon, Holland. After retiring from competitive athletics, Peters worked as an optician in Chadwell Heath, Essex, England.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Born: Prince Philip is a member of the Navy Lodge No. Pickett, General George Edward — Picket was one of the three Confederate generals who attacked the Union lines during the Battle of Gettysburg.
It was his wife, LeSalle Corbet, who glamorized his wartime career. Albert Pike, attorney, soldier, writer and Freemason, is the only Confederate military officer with an outdoor statue in Washington, D.
Pike, Albert — A solicitor, soldier, writer and poet, Albert Pike was also a Confederate General, indeed he was the only Confederate military officer or figure to be honoured with an outdoor statue in Washington, D. He re-wrote the rituals of the U.
Southern Jurisdiction of the Scottish Rite Bodies. In America Albert Pike is still regarded as an eminent and influential Freemason. Marcelo Hilario del Pilar was a Filipino writer, lawyer, journalist and ardent Freemason.
He was a lawyer who founded the first daily newspaper published in the native Tagalog language.
Poinsett, Joel Roberts — A physician, botanist, traveller and the first U. He travelled through Russia and Persia where, at Baku inhaving being shown petroleum oil flowing freely out of the ground, mused that one day it would make a useful fuel! Naval Academy, the Smithsonian Institution and the issuance of the first postage stamps in America.
Pullman, George Mortimer — George Pullman was the Freemason who designed and built the luxury sleeping cars for trains, that became the standard to beat throughout the world. His Masonic lodge is recorded as being Renovation Lodge No. Inthe Emperor of Japan awarded him the Third Class Order of the Sacred Treasure in recog- nition of his post-war era contributions to relations between Japan and America.
Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeyvich — Aleksandr Pushkin was a Russian author of the Romantic era and is considered by many to be the greatest Russian. Aged only 38, Pushkin was shot and mortally wounded following a dual over the romantic intensions of his brother-in- law. Pushkin joined Lodge Ovid, Kischinev in Manuel Luis Quezon was a soldier, politician, statesmen and Freemason who served as President of the Commonwealth of the Philippines from to Alf Ramsey oversaw the victory of the England football team in the World Cup.
In he took over as manager of England, guiding the team to their historic World Cup win against Germany. He was initiated into Waltham Abbey Lodge No.Patrick Henry was a brilliant orator whose devotion to the pursuit of liberty fueled the fire of the American Revolution.
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