The oldest known Past Master’s Symbol consists of the Compass, Sun, Square and Quadrant. The earliest written evidence of a jewel in this form can be found in an exposé from April 1760 entitled Three Distinct Knocks …“The Pass Master Hath the Compasses and Sun with a Line of Cords About his Neck.”

1923 to 1942

1923
William J. Smardon
1924
Harry F. Burns
1925
William A. Palmer
1926
Alfred A. Bewig
1927
John Morey
1928
Shirley L. Beach
1929
George H. Potwin
1930
David Weber
1931
Carl J. Eckberg
1932
Rudolph Jacobs
1933
Alfred Christopherson
1934
William J. Unterberg
1935
Hubert E. Mogle
1936
Ozie R. Rader
1937
Fritz Hjelte
1938
James F. Crevie
1939
Rudolph G. Birr
1940
Clarence R. Caldwell
1941
George Kober
1942
Arthur Koring

1943 to 1962

1943
Earl R. Vennum
1944
Bernard Groeschell
1945
John B. Rorkwood
1946
James B. Heffernon
1947
Leroy H. Moe
1948
D.V. Lindsay
1949
George A. Nicholson
1950
John J. Moloney
1951
Fred H. Ranold
1952
Norman W. Good
1953
Arthur S. Feid
1954
Harold F. Caine
1955
Fred C. Unveyagt
1956
Joseph L. Fisher
1957
Theodore Van Patten
1958
Carl M. Nelson
1959
George J. Horoz
1960
Herbert L. Alberts
1961
Raymond T. Kilborn
1962
Edward D. Gand

1963 to 1982

1963
Henry F. Wendt
1964
Lawrence Lomastro
1965
Harry J. Gerabam
1966
John Groves
1967
Elwood C. Griesbaum
1968
Albert J. Didier
1969
Wesley P. Newberg Jr.
1970
Leonard E. Foss
1971
Leroy W. Kemble
1972
Rudolph J. Schafernak
1973
Lawrence Lomastro Jr.
1974
Charles H. Zimmerman
1975
Richard F. Summers
1976
John F. Hunter Sr.
1977
Abraham B. Johnson
1978
Elmer J. Doyle
1979
Richard B. Schneider
1980
Milton L. Bowers
1981
Abraham B. Johnson
1982
Ejolf L. Wind

1983 to 2002

1983
James E. Fisher
1984
Paul A. Newberg
1985
Frank Bayer
1986
Gerald R. Panfil
1987
Robert G. Whitacre
1988
Elmer J. Doyle
1989
John F. Hunter Sr.
1990
Paul A. Newberg
1991
Calvin C. Kuehner
1992
Elmer J. Doyle
1993
Robert W. Gleason
1994
William E. Costello
1995
John A. Jaska
1996
Edward Jirsa, Jr.
1997
Mark W. Johnson
1998
James B. Sulk
1999
Gerald Goclan
2000
Gerald Goclan
2001
Gerald Goclan
2002
Donald W. Bradley

2003 to 2015

2003
Richard J. Lingenfelser
2004
Richard J. Lingenfelser
2005
Mark R. Entwistle
2006
Joseph J. Nance
2007
Thomas D. Kleiner
2008
Paul J. Gerace Jr.
2009
Kevin J. Acker
2010
James Burke
2011
David Jones
2012
Bradley P. Gerace
2013
Thomas Trenkler
2014
Robert Meyer
2015
Michael Henry
2016
Joseph Malatia