Famous Masons

Many men throughout history have been members of our fraternity.

In these pages we will present you with them and try to impress upon you the great men that have been Masons.

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Photo of Richard Jordan Gatling

Richard Gatling

Inventor Gatling Gun
Birthday: September 12, 1818 Deceased: February 26, 1903


American inventor best known for his invention of the Gatling gun, the first successful machine gun.