Supreme Court of the United States/Catalogs/Justices

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Beginning dates reflect confirmation rather than the date of the oath of office.

Appointing Presidents Chief Justices Associate Justices
George Washington John Jay (1789-1795)

John Rutledge (1795-1795)
Oliver Ellsworth (1796-1800)

John Rutledge (1789-1791; later Chief Justice)

William Cushing (1789-1810)
James Wilson (1789-1798)
John Blair (1789-1795)
James Iredell (1790-1799)
Thomas Johnson (1791-1793)
William Paterson (1793-1806)
Samuel Chase (1796-1811)

John Adams John Marshall (1801-1836) Bushrod Washington (1798-1829)

Alfred Moore (1799-1804)

Thomas Jefferson William Johnson (1804-1834)

Henry Brockholst Livingston (1806-1823)
Thomas Todd (1807-1826)

James Madison Gabriel Duvall (1811-1835)

Joseph Story (1811-1845)

James Monroe Smith Thompson (1823-1843)
John Quincy Adams Robert Trimble (1826-1828)
Andrew Jackson Roger Brooke Taney (1836-1864) John McLean (1829-1861)

Henry Baldwin (1830-1844)
James M. Wayne (1835-1867)
Philip P. Barbour (1836-1841)
John Catron (1837-1865)

Martin Van Buren John McKinley (1837-1852)

Peter V. Daniel (1841-1860)

John Tyler Samuel Nelson (1845-1872)
James K. Polk Levi Woodbury (1845-1851)

Robert C. Grier (1846-1870)

Millard Fillmore Benjamin R. Curtis (1851-1857)
Franklin Pierce John A. Campbell (1853-1861)
James Buchanan Nathan Clifford (1858-1881)
Abraham Lincoln Salmon P. Chase (1864-1874) Noah H. Swayne (1862-1881)

Samuel F. Miller (1862-1890)
David Davis (1862-1877)
Stephen J. Field (1863)

Ulysses S. Grant Morrison R. Waite (1874-1888) William Strong (1870-1880)

Joseph P. Bradley (1870-1892)
Ward Hunt (1872-1882)

Rutherford B. Hayes John Marshall Harlan (1877-1911)

William B. Woods (1880-1887)

James A. Garfield Stanley Matthews (1881-1889)
Chester A. Arthur Horace Gray (1881-1902)

Samuel Blatchford (1882-1893)

Grover Cleveland (first term) Melville W. Fuller (1888-1910) Lucius Q.C. Lamar (1888-1893)
Benjamin Harrison David J. Brewer (1889-1910)

Henry B. Brown (1890-1906)
George Shiras, Jr. (1892-1903)
Howell Edmunds Jackson (1893-1895)

Grover Cleveland (second term) Edward Douglass White (1894-1910; then Chief Justice)

Rufus W. Peckham (1895-1909)

William McKinley Joseph McKenna (1898)
Theodore Roosevelt Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (1902-1932)

William R. Day (1903-1922)
William H. Moody (1906-1910)

William Howard Taft Edward Douglass White (1910-1921) Horace H. Lurton (1909-1914)

Charles Evans Hughes (1910-1916; later Chief Justice)
Willis Van Devanter (1910-1937)
Joseph R. Lamar (1910-1916)
Mahlon Pitney (1912-1922)

Woodrow Wilson James C. McReynolds (1914-1914)

Louis D. Brandeis (1916-1939)
John H. Clarke (1916-1922)

Warren G. Harding William Howard Taft (1921-1930) George Sutherland (1922-1938)

Pierce Butler (1922-1939)
Edward T. Sanford (1923-1930)

Calvin Coolidge Harlan Fiske Stone (1925-1941; then Chief Justice)
Herbert Hoover Charles Evan Hughes (1930-1941) Owen J. Roberts (1930-1945)

Benjamin N. Cardozo (1932-1938)

Franklin D. Roosevelt Harlan Fiske Stone (1941-1946) Hugo L. Black (1937-1971)

Stanley Forman Reed (1938-1957)
Felix Frankfurter (1939-1962)
William O. Douglas (1939-1975)
Frank Murphy (1940-1949)
James F. Byrnes (1941-1942)
Robert H. Jackson (1941)
Wiley B. Rutledge (1943-1940)

Harry S. Truman Fred M. Vinson (1946-1953) Harold H. Burton (1945-1958)

Thomas C. Clark (1949-1967)
Sherman Minton (1949-1956)

Dwight D. Eisenhower Earl Warren (1953-1969) John Marshall Harlan (1955)

William J. Brennan, Jr. (1956-1990)
Charles Evans Whittaker (1957-1962)
Potter Stewart (1958-1981)

John F. Kennedy Byron R. White (1962-1992)

Arthur J. Goldberg (1962-1965)

Lyndon B. Johnson Abe Fortas (1965-1969)

Thurgood Marshall (1967-1991)

Richard M. Nixon Warren E. Burger (1969-1986) Harry A. Blackmun (1970-1994)

Lewis F. Powell, Jr. (1971-1987)
William H. Rehnquist (1971-1986; then Chief Justice)

Gerald R. Ford John Paul Stevens (1975-present)
Ronald Reagan William H. Rehnquist (1986-2005) Sandra Day O'Connor (1981-2006)

Antonin Scalia (1986-present)
Anthony M. Kennedy (1988-present)

George H.W. Bush David H. Souter (1990-2009)

Clarence Thomas (1991-present)

Bill Clinton Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1993-present)

Stephen G. Breyer (1994-present)

George W. Bush John G. Roberts, Jr. (2005-present) Samuel Alito (2006-present)
Barack Obama Sonia Sotomayor (2009-present)

Elena Kagan (2010-present)