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Civil War Cabinet - Confederate - and Freemasonry

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HU = information is from the Appendix B of House Undivided: The Story of Freemasonry and the Civil War, by Allen E. Roberts, published by Macoy Publishing and Masonic Supply Co., Richmond, Virginia, 1961.

Position Names of all Civil War Confederate Cabinet Members
(that I know about)
Masonic information for those who appear to have been involved with Freemasonry
President Jefferson F. Davis  
Vice President Alexander H. Stephens  
Secretary of State Robert A. Toombs (February 21, 1861-July 25, 1861) (HU) Lafayette Lodge #23, Georgia
Robert M. T. Hunter (July 25, 1861-February 1, 1862)   
William M. Browne (February 1, 1862-March 18, 1862)   
Judah P. Benjamin (March 18, 1862-May 2, 1865)  
Attorney General Judah P. Benjamin (February 25, 1861-September 17, 1861)   
Wade Keyes (September 17, 1861-November 21, 1861)    
Thomas Bragg (November 21, 1861-March 18, 1862)   
Thomas Hill Watts (March 18, 1862-October 1, 1863)   
Wade Keyes (October 1, 1863-January 2, 1864)   
George Davis (January 2, 1864-April 24, 1865)  
Secretary of the Treasury Christopher G. Memminger (February 21, 1861-July 18, 1864)   
George A. Trenholm (July 18, 1864-April 27, 1865)   
Secretary of War Leroy Pope Walker (February 21, 1861-September 17, 1861) 
Judah P. Benjamin (September 17, 1861-March 18, 1862) 
George W. Randolph (March 18, 1862-November 17, 1862)
Gustavus W. Smith (November 17, 1862-November 21, 1862)  (HU) Keystone Lodge #235, New York
James A. Seddon (November 21, 1862-February 6, 1865) 
John C. Breckinridge (February 6, 1865-May 4, 1865)  (HU) Des Moines Lodge #41, Iowa
Secretary of the Navy Stephen R. Mallory (March 4, 1861-May 4, 1865)   
Postmaster General John H. Reagan (March 6, 1861-May 4, 1865)  (HU) Palestine Lodge #31, Texas
Summary 18 men were in the Confederate cabinet (Judah P. Benjamin served in 3 positions and Wade Keyes served twice in one position) - 4, or 22% were Freemasons

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