Laurence Dermott

1720-1791; b. Co. Roscommon, d. London, where he arrived c. 1750; Grand Secretary of Grand Lodge of England, 1752, and Deputy Grand Master, 1771; Ahiman Rezon, or Help to A Brother (1756), the most remarkable book on Masonry in English, setting out laws and raison d’etre. Dublin ed. 1760. DIW

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