Most Worshipful Brother Donald Edward Kerr was born in Woodstock Ontario in 1862. He was initiated, passed and raised in Corinthian Lodge, No. 27, Rossland, B.C., in 1898.
He moved to Duncan, B.C. where he practised as a dental surgeon. He affiliated with Temple Lodge, No. 33 in 1919 and remained a member until his death in 1943. He was a charter member of Tzouhalem Chapter, No.26 in 1928. He also served as Grand Master of B.C. in 1930-31.