Past Most Excellent Grand High Priests

1822-46  William Schley (1/2)                 11-20-1858

1847-53  William T. Gould (2)                 07-18-1882

1854-61  Philip T. Schley (7/3)               08-31-1862

1862-68  Samuel S. Lawrence (13)        10-02-1890

1869-71  Moses P. Kellogg (34)             11-25-1889

1872-73  George W. Adams (3)             01-05-1893

1874-77  Luther J. Glenn (16)                06-09-1886

1878       William J. Johnson (12)           05-12-1886

1879-80  James W. Oslin (55)                01-09-1906

1881-83  Charles E. Lambdin (51)         03-03-1888

1884       William A. Graham (12)           02-24-1904

1885       Andrew M. Wolihin (15)           02-22-1897

1886-94  James W. Taylor (8)                12-15-1925

1895-97  Charles Wessolowsky (15)      07-08-1904

1898-00  Henry C. Burr (10)                   03-15-1901

1901       Henry Banks (11)                     06-03-1920

1902       Robert L. Colding (3)               10-21-1927

1903       Alexandrian M. Lambdin (51)  07-06-1909

1904       Young A. Wright (54)               05-12-1911

1905       John C. Joiner (16)                  12-26-1927

1906       J. Luther Gable (40)                01-12-1929

1907       Thomas F. Moody (31)            01-14-1927

1908       Luther M. Heard (25)               01-20-1917

1909      Jacob A. Walton (7)                  06-01-1925

1910      William F. Bowe (2)                  08-25-1932

1911      John R. Wilkinson (16)             04-07-1915

1912      William G. England (41)            03-26-1931

1913      Joe P. Bowdoin (92)                 08-07-1942

1914      Frank O. Miller (18)                   03-17-1937

1915      Hiram Warner Hill (52)              01-13-1934

1916      J. Furman Bell (6)                     12-03-1940

1917      Thomas H. Jeffries (16)            11-06-1948

1918      Elliot W. Parish (3)                    10-13-1963

1919      Andrew S. Harvey (26)             11-22-1946

1920      Joseph C. Greenfield (16)        12-20-1920

1921      Welby C. Jordan (K01)             01-16-1954

1922      Augustus G. Miller (9)               07-31-1931

1923      Clarence H. Andrew (104)        08-20-1930

1924      Early H. Johnson (7)                 09-06-1947

1924      Edgar A. McHan [Hon.] (24)     07-12-1928

1925      William A. Sims (16)                 11-24-1952

1926      Hugh W. Taylor (31)                 05-18-1966

1927      W. Frank Wells (97)                  11-07-1947

1928      John Swain (3)                          01-02-1944

1929      William B. Graham (12)            07-02-1931

1930      Charles L. Bass (93)                 12-29-1937

1930      Josiah T. Clarke (Hon.) (2)       05-13-1950

1931      Charles Percival Taylor (155)   01-14-1934

1932      Joseph A. Moore (6)                 09-04-1972

1933      Charles R. McCord (4)              03-22-1938

1934      John B. Russell (32)                 01-20-1955

1935      N. H. Ballard (Hon) (66)            02-19-1936

1935      Francis A. Johnson (97)           03-31-1940

1936      B. Palmer Axson (G03)             05-23-1943

1937      Newman N. Johnson (22)         11-03-1972

1938      Paul H. Ponder (158)                11-23-1967

1938      P.T. McCutchen (Hon.) (34)     03-27-1947

1939      Jack G. Standifer (44)              11-20-1972

1940      Thomas W. Sewell (34)              6-25-1966

1941      J. Warner Neal (7)                    11-19-1960

1942      John W. Riley (6)                      01-06-1949

1943      E. Paul Newhard (62)               05-16-1963

1944      J. Tillman Morgan (74)              09-20-1969

1945      Bartis E. Goodman (16)            01-09-1959

1946      Emanuel W. Rhoden (91)         10-20-1962

1947      W. Furman King (G03)             11-07-1950

1948      Daniel W. Locklin (K01)            10-09-1988

1949      James R. Belflower (47)           10-07-1981

1950      John W. Ball, Jr. (112)              03-09-1958

1951      William J. Penn, Jr. (15)           07-30-1959

1951      Arthur T. Harrison (66)              11-29-1954

1952      Thomas C. Sanders (155)        11-27-1974

1953      David L. Paulk (32)                   04-23-1979

1954      John H. Haddock (4)                 03-03-1981

1955      J. Willard Register (7)               04-24-1999

1956      Cecil F. Hall (33)                       11-01-1979

1957      Austin P. Phillips (94)               03-18-1981

1958      Lyndon S. Patterson (10)          05-07-1958

1958      Jay D. Barton (2)                      03-09-1981

1959      Harry M. Stanley, Jr. (119)       07-24-1992

1960      Raymond E. Keen (30)             08-06-1999

1961      James C. Newton (54)              06-06-1970

1961      G. Hice Gilbert (149)                 08-19-1985

1962      E. Alton Rogers (6)                   06-24-2001

1963      Ralph C. James (158)              06-14-1989

1964      Charles H. Bush (131)              12-20-1969

1965      James M. Head (63)                 03-11-1999

1966      Joseph R. Richardson (26)       01-27-1990

1967      James E. Moseley (10)             02-10-2017

1967      Merrill D. Payton (15)              02-12-1997

1968       Ira R. Huffaker (16)                 05-21-1973

1969      Thomas J. Brake, Jr. (10)          09-24-1971

1970      Herman E. Freeman (G03)       08-01-1984

1971      Graydon W. Kitchens (122)      08-12-1987

1972      John M. McClurd, Sr. (66)        04-17-2001

1973      William M. Drinnon (4)              02-03-1987

1974      Richard S. Sagar (98)               12-11-2013

1975      J. Lewis Lester (87)                  05-26-2009

1976      Charlie O. Murphy (155)           11-21-1992

1977      Marvin E. Oldham (K01)           08-13-2000

1978      H. Grady Keith (27)

1979      John Benny Allen (64)             10-24-2017

1980      Felix Gersten (7)                      06-10-1993

1981      Rufus C. Johnson, Jr. (52)        04-07-2000

1982      James T. Stanley (98)               05-02-1991

1983      William M. Hutcheson (16)       03-25-2010

1984      C. Downing Pate (Hon.) (107)  10-25-1997

1984      Bobby Joe Townsend (83)        09-20-2014

1985      Grady T. Bozeman (28)            05-10-2007

1986      Steven V. Carter (90)               11-11-2017

1987      J. Walter Cowart (G03)             09-11-2001

1988      William E. Cantrell (144)

1989      P. Woodrow Houston (44)        06-30-1994

1990      George E. Jones (18)               08-27-1993

1991      James E. Miller (73)                  04-21-2013

1992      John S. Perry (75)                    09-04-1995

1993      Ernest J. Gaines (49)               11-23-1995

1994      Ruben Martinez (75)               03-28-2021

1995      Joe E. Turner (10)

1996      William J. Bird (70)                   02-15-2021

1997      William Henry Lewis (107)        06-07-1998

1998      Leon S. (Sam) Lee, III (15)

1999      Joseph P. Suttles (37)               09-11-2019

1999      Wilford H. Hall (80)                   07-12-2014

2000      Wayne H. Garrett (64)

2000      Ted H. Hendon (Hon.) (50)       04-27-2007

2001      William D. Miles (16)               03-04-2017

2002      Earl D. Harris (Hon.) (71)          07-23-2002

2002      A. Joseph Clark (K01)

2003      Eli A. Stafford (G03)                  2-22- 2007

2004      Emmett R. Johns (4)

2005      Hugh F. Watson (13)

2006      Robert L. Gill (9)

2007      Charles L. Taylor, Jr. (21)         09-05-2010

2008      Drewey W. Hendry, Sr. (63)    02-02-2021

2009      C. Danny Wofford (84)

2009      Wade C. Smith (24)

2010      J. Timothy Ingram (28)

2011      William L. Montgomery (73)   11-13-2020

2012      Jimmy T. Porter (79)                11-29-2015

2013      Clyde E. Griffin (G03)

2014      Michael H. Wilson (71)

2015      James T. Farmer (10)                03-06-2016

2016      William F. Shepard (66)

2017      Mark A. Bradley (84)

2018      Stephen C. Higgins (135)

2019      James W. Tate (73)

2020      Michael H. Sampsell (13/87)