Supreme Court Justices

Supreme Court Justices(including dates on bench)
Chief Justices
John Jay1789–95
John Rutledge1795
Oliver Ellsworth1796–1800
John Marshall1801–35
Roger B. Taney1836–64
Salmon P. Chase1864–73
Morrison R. Waite1874–88
Melville W. Fuller1888–1910
Edward D. White1910–21
William H. Taft1921–30
Charles E. Hughes1930–41
Harlan F. Stone1941–46
Fred M. Vinson1946–53
Earl Warren1953–69
Warren E. Burger1969–86
William H. Rehnquist1986–2005
John G. Roberts, Jr.2005–
Associate Justices
John Rutledge1789–91
William Cushing1789–1810
James Wilson1789–98
John Blair1789–96
Robert H. Harrison1789–90
James Iredell1790–99
Thomas Johnson1791–93
William Paterson1793–1806
Samuel Chase1796–1811
Bushrod Washington1798–1829
Alfred Moore1799–1804
William Johnson1804–34
Henry Brockholst Livingston1806–23
Thomas Todd1807–26
Gabriel Duval1811–36
Joseph Storey1811–45
Smith Thompson1823–43
Robert Trimble1826–28
John McLean1829–61
Henry Baldwin1830–44
James M. Wayne1835–67
Philip P. Barbour1836–41
John Catron1837–65
John McKinley1837–52
Peter V. Daniel1841–60
Samuel Nelson1845–72
Levi Woodbury1845–51
Robert C. Grier1846–70
Benjamin R. Curtis1851–57
John A. Campbell1853–61
Nathan Clifford1858–81
Noah H. Swayne1862–81
Samuel F. Miller1862–90
David Davis1862–77
Stephen J. Field1863–97
William Strong1870–80
Joseph P. Bradley1870–92
Ward Hunt1873–82
John M. Harlan1877–1911
William B. Woods1881–87
Stanley Matthews1881–89
Horace Gray1882–1902
Samuel Blatchford1882–93
Lucius G. C. Lamar1888–93
David J. Brewer1890–1910
Henry B. Brown1891–1906
George Shiras, Jr.1892–1903
Howell E. Jackson1893–95
Edward D. White1894–1910
Rufus W. Peckham1896–1909
Joseph McKenna1898–1925
Oliver W. Holmes1902–32
William R. Day1903–22
William H. Moody1906–10
Horace H. Lurton1910–14
Charles E. Hughes1910–16
Willis Van Devanter1911–37
Joseph R. Lamar1911–16
Mahlon Pitney1912–22
James C. McReynolds1914–41
Louis D. Brandeis1916–39
John H. Clarke1916–22
George Sutherland1922–38
Pierce Butler1923–39
Edward T. Sanford1923–30
Harlan F. Stone1925–41
Owen J. Roberts1930–45
Benjamin N. Cardozo1932–38
Hugo Black1937–71
Stanley F. Reed1938–57
Felix Frankfurter1939–62
William O. Douglas1939–75
Frank Murphy1940–49
James F. Byrnes1941–42
Robert H. Jackson1941–54
Wiley B. Rutledge1943–49
Harold H. Burton1945–58
Thomas C. Clark1949–67
Sherman Minton1949–56
John M. Harlan1955–71
William J. Brennan, Jr.1956–90
Charles E. Whittaker1957–62
Potter Stewart1958–81
Byron R. White1962–93
Arthur J. Goldberg1962–65
Abe Fortas1965–69
Thurgood Marshall1967–91
Harry A. Blackmun1970–94
Lewis F. Powell, Jr.1971–87
William H. Rehnquist1971–86
John Paul Stevens1975–2010
Sandra Day O'Connor1981–2006
Antonin Scalia1986–
Anthony M. Kennedy1988–
David H. Souter1990–2009
Clarence Thomas1991–
Ruth Bader Ginsburg1993–
Stephen G. Breyer1994–
Samuel A. Alito, Jr.2006–
Sonia Sotomayor2009–
Elena Kagan2010–

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