County Down Grand Black Chapter

Instituted 1846

Past County Grand Masters


1846 - 1871 ............. Under Research     CLICK HERE FOR HISTORY 

1871 - 1874 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. Henry W Lett

1874 - 1902 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William Johnston MP

1902 - 1903 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. William W Miskimmon

1903 - 1908 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight John Linton

1908 - 1910 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Charles H Brown

1910 - 1919 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William Annett

1919 - 1921 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight R McCandless M.D.

1921 - 1922 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight W.H.Lyons D.L. J.P.

1922 - 1923 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Capt.J.S.Henry R.D. D.N.R.

1923 - 1925 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight J Moore Boyle

1925 - 1927 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William Peake

1927 - 1929 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight T.R. Lavery J.P.

1929 - 1931 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Thomas J Davis

1931 - 1933 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. J.G.Pooler B.A.

1933 - 1935 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight W. J. McKibbin

1935 - 1937 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. Alfred Eadie B.A.

1937 - 1939 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight James Smyth

1939 - 1941 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. Faulkiner H. Wilkinson M.A.

1941 - 1942 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight David Hegan

1942 - 1944 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Thomas Graham

1944 - 1947 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William J. Harris

1947 - 1949 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. Canon Henry O'Connor MBE

1949 - 1951 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight John Wallace

1951 - 1953 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William Ferguson OBE J.P.

1953 - 1955 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William Glover J.P.

1955 - 1957 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight William J. McMurray J.P.

1957 - 1959 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Samuel Davidson

1959 - 1961 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Samuel J. Keery

1961 - 1963 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Samuel E. Jackson

1963 - 1965 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight John Mitchell

1965 - 1967 ............. Right Worshipful John G. Ellison

1967 - 1969 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Rev. A.J.Finch

1969 - 1972 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Hugh Russell

1972 - 1974 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight George Dumigan

1974 - 1978 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight James Jackson

1978 - 1981 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Cecil Cummins

1981 - 1984 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Thomas Woods

1984 - 1986 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Sydney Wilson

1986 - 1988 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight James Carlisle

1988 - 1990 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight David Baillie

1990 - 1992 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Robin Imrie

1992 - 1995 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Arthur Lockhart

1995 - 1997 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Raymond Adams

1997 - 1999 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Victor Harrison

1999 - 2001 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Samuel McConnell

2001 - 2003 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight W. R. Neill

2003 - 2005 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Robert McKelvey MBE

2005 - 2007 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight David McBurney

2007 - 2009 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Jack Fairbairn

2009 - 2011 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight John Smyth

2011 - 2013 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Colin Whiteside

2113 - 2015 ............. Right Worshipful Sir Knight Trevor Hawthorne