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Supreme Court Justices

Facts about all of the Justices of the US Supreme Court
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created November 29, 2016
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Name of JusticeStateAppointed byPosition on CourtDate Judicial Oath TakenDate Tenure EndedTenure18th Century19th Century20th Century21st Century
John JayNew YorkPresident WashingtonChief JusticeOctober 19, 1789June 29, 17951789-1795YesNoNoNo
John Rutledge (First Appointment)South CarolinaPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeFebruary 15, 1790 March 5, 17911790-1791YesNoNoNo
William CushingMassachusettsPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeFebruary 2, 1790September 13, 18101790-1810YesNoNoNo
James WilsonPennsylvaniaPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeOctober 5, 1789August 21, 17981789-1798YesNoNoNo
John BlairVirginiaPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeFebruary 2, 1790October 25, 17951790-1795YesNoNoNo
James IredellNorth CarolinaPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeMay 12, 1790October 20, 17991790-1799YesNoNoNo
Thomas JohnsonMarylandPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeAugust 6, 1792January 16, 17931792-1793YesNoNoNo
William PatersonNew JerseyPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeMarch 11, 1793September 9, 18061793-1806YesYesNoNo
John Rutledge (Second Appointment)South CarolinaPresident WashingtonChief JusticeAugust 12, 1795December 15, 17951795-1795YesNoNoNo
Samuel ChaseMarylandPresident WashingtonAssociate JusticeFebruary 4, 1796June 19, 18111796-1811YesYesNoNo
Oliver EllsworthConnecticutPresident WashingtonChief JusticeMarch 8, 1796December 15, 18001796-1800YesYesNoNo
Bushrod WashingtonVirginiaPresident John AdamsAssociate JusticeFebruary 4, 1799November 26, 18291799-1829YesYesNoNo
Alfred MooreNorth CarolinaPresident John AdamsAssociate JusticeApril 21, 1800January 26, 18041800-1804NoYesNoNo
John MarshallVirginiaPresident John AdamsChief JusticeFebruary 4, 1801July 6, 18351801-1835NoYesNoNo
William JohnsonSouth CarolinaPresident JeffersonAssociate JusticeMay 7, 1804August 4, 18341804-1834NoYesNoNo
Brockholst LivingstonNew YorkPresident JeffersonAssociate JusticeJanuary 20, 1807March 18, 18231807-1823NoYesNoNo
Thomas ToddKentuckyPresident JeffersonAssociate JusticeMay 4, 1807February 7, 18261807-1826NoYesNoNo
Gabriel DuvallMarylandPresident MadisonAssociate JusticeNovember 23, 1811January 14, 18351811-1835NoYesNoNo
Joseph StoryMassachusettsPresident MadisonAssociate JusticeFebruary 3, 1812September 10, 18451812-1845NoYesNoNo
Smith ThompsonNew YorkPresident MonroeAssociate JusticeSeptember 1, 1823December 18, 18431823-1843NoYesNoNo
Robert TrimbleKentuckyPresident John Quincy AdamsAssociate JusticeJune 16, 1826August 25, 18281826-1828NoYesNoNo
John McLeanOhioPresident JacksonAssociate JusticeJanuary 11, 1830April 4, 18611830-1861NoYesNoNo
Henry BaldwinPennsylvaniaPresident JacksonAssociate JusticeJanuary 18, 1830April 21, 18441830-1844NoYesNoNo
James Moore WayneGeorgiaPresident JacksonAssociate JusticeJanuary 14, 1835July 5, 18671835-1867NoYesNoNo
Roger Brooke TaneyMarylandPresident JacksonChief JusticeMarch 28, 1836October 12, 18641836-1864NoYesNoNo
Philip Pendleton BarbourVirginiaPresident JacksonAssociate JusticeMay 12, 1836February 25, 18411836-1841NoYesNoNo
John CantronTennesseePresident JacksonAssociate JusticeMay 1, 1837May 30, 18651837-1865NoYesNoNo
John McKinleyAlabamaPresident Van BurenAssociate JusticeJanuary 9, 1838July 19, 18521838-1852NoYesNoNo
Peter Vivian DanielVirginiaPresident Van BurenAssociate JusticeJanuary 10, 1842May 31, 18601842-1860NoYesNoNo
Samuel NelsonNew YorkPresident TylerAssociate JusticeFebruary 27, 1845November 28, 18721845-1872NoYesNoNo
Levi WoodburyNew HampshirePresident PolkAssociate JusticeSeptember 23, 1845September 4, 18511845-1851NoYesNoNo
Robert Cooper GrierPennsylvaniaPresident PolkAssociate JusticeAugust 10, 1846January 31, 18701846-1870NoYesNoNo
Benjamin Robbins CurtisMassachusettsPresident FillmoreAssociate JusticeOctober 10, 1851September 30, 18571851-1857NoYesNoNo
John Archibald CampbellAlabamaPresident PierceAssociate JusticeApril 11, 1853April 30, 18611853-1861NoYesNoNo
Nathan CliffordMainePresident BuchananAssociate JusticeJanuary 21, 1858July 25, 18811858-1881NoYesNoNo
Noah Haynes SwayneOhioPresident LincolnAssociate JusticeJanuary 27, 1862January 24, 18811862-1881NoYesNoNo
Samuel Freeman MillerIowaPresident LincolnAssociate JusticeJuly 21, 1862October 13, 18901862-1890NoYesNoNo
David DavisIllinoisPresident LincolnAssociate JusticeDecember 10, 1862March 4, 18771862-1877NoYesNoNo
Stephen Johnson FieldCaliforniaPresident LincolnAssociate JusticeMay 20, 1863December 1, 18971863-1897NoYesNoNo
Salmon Portland ChaseOhioPresident LincolnChief JusticeDecember 15, 1864May 7, 18731864-1873NoYesNoNo
William StrongPennsylvaniaPresident GrantAssociate JusticeMarch 14, 1870December 14, 18801870-1880NoYesNoNo
Joseph P. BradleyNew JerseyPresident GrantAssociate JusticeMarch 23, 1870January 22, 18921870-1892NoYesNoNo
Ward HuntNew YorkPresident GrantAssociate JusticeJanuary 9, 1873January 27, 18821873-1882NoYesNoNo
Morrison Remick WaiteOhioPresident GrantChief JusticeMarch 4, 1874March 23, 18881874-1888NoYesNoNo
John Marshall HarlanKentuckyPresident HayesAssociate JusticeDecember 10 1877October 14, 19111877-1911NoYesNoNo
William Burnham WoodsGeorgiaPresident HayesAssociate JusticeJanuary 5, 1881May 14, 18871881-1887NoYesNoNo
Stanley MatthewsOhioPresident GarfieldAssociate JusticeMay 17, 1881March 22, 18891881-1889NoYesNoNo
Horace GrayMassachusettsPresident ArthurAssociate JusticeJanuary 9, 1882September 15, 19021882-1902NoYesNoNo
Samuel BlatchfordNew YorkPresident ArthurAssociate JusticeApril 3, 1882July 7, 18931882-1893NoYesNoNo
Lucius Quintus C. LamarMississippiPresident ClevelandAssociate JusticeJanuary 18, 1888January 23, 18931888-1893NoYesNoNo
Melville Weston FullerIllinoisPresident ClevelandChief JusticeOctober 8, 1888July 4, 19101888-1910NoYesYesNo
David Josiah BrewerKansasPresident HarrisonAssociate JusticeJanuary 6, 1890March 28, 19101890-1910NoYesYesNo
Henry Billings BrownMichiganPresident HarrisonAssociate JusticeJanuary 5, 1891May 28, 19061891-1906NoYesYesNo
George, Jr. ShirasPennsylvaniaPresident HarrisonAssociate JusticeOctober 10, 1892February 23, 19031892-1903NoYesYesNo
Howell Edmunds JacksonTennesseePresident HarrisonAssociate JusticeMarch 4, 1893August 8, 18951893-1895NoYesNoNo
Edward Douglass WhiteLouisianaPresident ClevelandAssociate JusticeMarch 12, 1894December 18, 19101894-1910NoYesYesNo
Rufus Wheeler PeckhamNew YorkPresident ClevelandAssociate JusticeJanuary 6, 1896October 24, 19091896-1909NoYesYesNo
Joseph McKennaCaliforniaPresident McKinleyAssociate JusticeJanuary 26, 1898January 5, 19251898-1925NoYesYesNo
Oliver Wendell HolmesMassachusettsPresident Theodore RooseveltAssociate JusticeDecember 8, 1902January 12, 19321902-1932NoNoYesNo
William Rufus DayOhioPresident Theodore RooseveltAssociate JusticeMarch 2, 1903November 13, 19221903-1922NoNoYesNo
William Henry MoodyMassachusettsPresident Theodore RooseveltAssociate JusticeDecember 17, 1906November 20, 19101906-1910NoNoYesNo
Horace Harmon LurtonTennesseePresident TaftAssociate JusticeJanuary 3, 1910July 12, 19141910-1914NoNoYesNo
Charles Evans Hughes (First Appointment)New YorkPresident TaftAssociate JusticeOctober 10, 1910June 10, 19161910-1916NoNoYesNo
Edward Douglass WhiteLouisianaPresident TaftChief JusticeDecember 19, 1910May 19, 19211910-1921NoNoYesNo
Willis Van DevanterWyomingPresident TaftAssociate JusticeJanuary 3, 1911June 2, 19371911-1937NoNoYesNo
Joseph Rucker LamarGeorgiaPresident TaftAssociate JusticeJanuary 3, 1911January 2, 19161911-1916NoNoYesNo
Mahlon PitneyNew JerseyPresident TaftAssociate JusticeMarch 18, 1912December 31, 19221912-1922NoNoYesNo
James Clark McReynoldsTennesseePresident WilsonAssociate JusticeOctober 12, 1914January 31, 19411914-1941NoNoYesNo
Louis Dembitz BrandeisMassachusettsPresident WilsonAssociate JusticeJune 5,1916February 13, 19391916-1939NoNoYesNo
John Hessin ClarkeOhioPresident WilsonAssociate JusticeOctober 9, 1916September 18, 19221916-1922NoNoYesNo
William Howard TaftConnecticutPresident HardingChief JusticeJuly 11, 1921February 3, 19301921-1930NoNoYesNo
George SutherlandUtahPresident HardingAssociate JusticeOctober 2, 1922January 17, 19381922-1938NoNoYesNo
Pierce ButlerMinnesotaPresident HardingAssociate JusticeJanuary 2, 1923November 16, 19391923-1939NoNoYesNo
Edward Terry SanfordTennesseePresident HardingAssociate JusticeFebruary 19, 1923March 8, 19301923-1930NoNoYesNo
Harlan Fiske Stone (First Appointment)New YorkPresident CoolidgeAssociate JusticeMarch 2, 1925July 2, 19411925-1941NoNoYesNo
Charles Evans Hughes (Second Appointment)New YorkPresident HooverChief JusticeFebruary 24, 1930June 30, 19411930-1941NoNoYesNo
Owen Josephus RobertsPennsylvaniaPresident HooverAssociate JusticeJune 2, 1930July 31, 19451930-1945NoNoYesNo
Benjamin Nathan CardozoNew YorkPresident HooverAssociate JusticeMarch 14, 1932July 9, 19381932-1938NoNoYesNo
Hugo Lafayette BlackAlabamaPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeAugust 19, 1937September 17, 19711937-1971NoNoYesNo
Stanley Forman ReedKentuckyPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeJanuary 31, 1938February 25, 19571938-1957NoNoYesNo
Felix FrankfurterMassachusettsPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeJanuary 30, 1939August 28, 19621939-1962NoNoYesNo
William Orville DouglasConnecticutPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeApril 17, 1939November 12, 19751939-1975NoNoYesNo
Frank MurphyMichiganPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeFebruary 5, 1940July 19, 19491940-1949NoNoYesNo
Harlan Fiske Stone (Second Appointment)New YorkPresident Franklin D. RooseveltChief JusticeJuly 3, 1941April 22, 19461941-1946NoNoYesNo
James Francis ByrnesSouth CarolinaPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeJuly 8, 1941October 3, 19421941-1942NoNoYesNo
Robert Houghwout JacksonNew YorkPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeJuly 11, 1941October 9, 19541941-1954NoNoYesNo
Wiley Blount RutledgeIowaPresident Franklin D. RooseveltAssociate JusticeFebruary 15, 1943September 10, 19491943-1949NoNoYesNo
Harold Hitz BurtonOhioPresident TrumanAssociate JusticeOctober 1, 1945October 13, 19581945-1958NoNoYesNo
Tom Campbell ClarkTexasPresident TrumanAssociate JusticeAugust 24, 1949June 12, 19671949-1967NoNoYesNo
Sherman MintonIndianaPresident TrumanAssociate JusticeOctober 12, 1949October 15, 19561949-1956NoNoYesNo
Fred Moore VinsonKentuckyPresident TrumanChief JusticeJune 24, 1946September 8, 19531946-1953NoNoYesNo
Earl WarrenCaliforniaPresident EisenhowerChief JusticeOctober 5, 1953June 23, 19691953-1969NoNoYesNo
John Marshall HarlanNew YorkPresident EisenhowerAssociate JusticeMarch 28, 1955September 23, 19711955-1971NoNoYesNo
William J. Brennan Jr.New JerseyPresident EisenhowerAssociate JusticeOctober 16, 1956July 20, 19901956-1990NoNoYesNo
Charles Evans WhittakerMissouriPresident EisenhowerAssociate JusticeMarch 25, 1957March 31, 19621957-1962NoNoYesNo
Potter StewartOhioPresident EisenhowerAssociate JusticeOctober 14, 1958July 3, 19811958-1981NoNoYesNo
Byron Raymond WhiteColoradoPresident KennedyAssociate JusticeApril 16, 1962June 28, 19931962-1993NoNoYesNo
Arthur Joseph GoldbergIllinoisPresident KennedyAssociate JusticeOctober 1, 1962July 25, 19651962-1965NoNoYesNo
Abe FortasTennesseePresident Lyndon B. JohnsonAssociate JusticeOctober 4, 1965May 14, 19691965-1969NoNoYesNo
Thurgood MarshallNew YorkPresident Lyndon B. JohnsonAssociate JusticeOctober 2, 1967October 1, 19911967-1991NoNoYesNo
Warren Earl BurgerVirginiaPresident NixonChief JusticeJune 23, 1969September 26, 19861969-1986NoNoYesNo
Harry A. BlackmunMinnesotaPresident NixonAssociate JusticeJune 9, 1970August 3, 19941970-1994NoNoYesNo
Lewis F. Powell Jr.VirginiaPresident NixonAssociate JusticeJanuary 7, 1972June 26, 19871972-1987NoNoYesNo
William H. Rehnquist (First Appointment)ArizonaPresident NixonAssociate JusticeJanuary 7, 1972September 26, 19861972-1986 NoNoYesNo
John Paul StevensIllinoisPresident FordAssociate JusticeDecember 19, 1975June 29, 20101975-2010NoNoYesYes
Sandra Day O'ConnorArizonaPresident ClintonAssociate JusticeSeptember 25, 1981January 31, 20061981-2006NoNoYesYes
William H. Rehnquist (Second Appointment)VirginiaPresident ClintonChief JusticeSeptember 26, 1986September 3, 20051986-2005NoNoYesYes
Antonin ScaliaVirginiaPresident ClintonAssociate JusticeSeptember 26, 1986February 13, 20161986-2016NoNoYesYes
Anthony M. KennedyCaliforniaPresident ClintonAssociate JusticeFebruary 18, 1988Currently Serving1988-presentNoNoYesYes
David H. SouterNew HampshirePresident George H. W. BushAssociate JusticeOctober 9, 1990June 29, 20091990-2009NoNoYesYes
Clarence ThomasGeorgiaPresident George H. W. BushAssociate JusticeOctober 23, 1991Currently Serving1991-presentNoNoYesYes
Ruth Bader GinsburgNew YorkPresident ClintonAssociate JusticeAugust 10, 1993Currently Serving1993-presentNoNoYesYes
Stephen G. BreyerMassachusettsPresident ClintonAssociate JusticeAugust 3, 1994Currently Serving1994-presentNoNoYesYes
John G., Jr. RobertsMarylandPresident George W. BushChief JusticeSeptember 29, 2005Currently Serving2005-presentNoNoNoYes
Samuel A. Alito Jr.New JerseyPresident George W. BushAssociate JusticeJanuary 31, 2006Currently Serving2006-presentNoNoNoYes
Sonia SotomayorNew YorkPresident ObamaAssociate JusticeAugust 8, 2009Currently Serving2009-presentNoNoNoYes
Elena KaganMassachusettsPresident ObamaAssociate JusticeAugust 7, 2010Currently Serving2010-presentNoNoNoYes
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