The Justices

Appointed by 

  1. President George Washington

    (1789 - 1797)


  2. President John Adams

    (1797 - 1801)


  3. President Thomas Jefferson

    (1801 - 1809)


  4. President James Madison

    (1809 - 1817)


  5. President James Monroe

    (1817 - 1825)


  6. President John Quincy Adams

    (1825 - 1829)


  7. President Andrew Jackson

    (1829 - 1837)


  8. President Martin Van Buren

    (1837 - 1841)


  9. President William Henry Harrison

    (1841 - 1841)


    President William Henry Harrison did not appoint any Justices to the Supreme Court.

  10. President John Tyler

    (1841 - 1845)


  11. President James K. Polk

    (1845 - 1849)


  12. President Zachary Taylor

    (1849 - 1850)


    President Zachary Taylor did not appoint any Justices to the Supreme Court.

  13. President Millard Fillmore

    (1850 - 1853)


  14. President Franklin Pierce

    (1853 - 1857)


  15. President James Buchanan

    (1857 - 1861)


  16. President Abraham Lincoln

    (1861 - 1865)


  17. President Ulysses S. Grant

    (1869 - 1877)


  18. President Andrew Johnson

    (1865 - 1869)


    President Andrew Johnson did not appoint any Justices to the Supreme Court.

  19. President Rutherford B. Hayes

    (1877 - 1881)


  20. President James A. Garfield

    (1881 - 1881)


  21. President Chester A. Arthur

    (1881 - 1885)


  22. President Grover Cleveland I

    (1885 - 1889)


  23. President Benjamin Harrison

    (1889 - 1893)


  24. President Grover Cleveland II

    (1893 - 1897)


  25. President William McKinley

    (1897 - 1901)


  26. President Theodore Roosevelt

    (1901 - 1909)


  27. President William Howard Taft

    (1909 - 1913)


  28. President Woodrow Wilson

    (1913 - 1921)


  29. President Warren G. Harding

    (1921 - 1923)


  30. President Calvin Coolidge

    (1923 - 1929)


  31. President Herbert Hoover

    (1929 - 1933)


  32. President Franklin D. Roosevelt

    (1933 - 1945)


  33. President Harry S. Truman

    (1945 - 1953)


  34. President Dwight D. Eisenhower

    (1953 - 1961)


  35. President John F. Kennedy

    (1961 - 1963)


  36. President Lyndon B. Johnson

    (1963 - 1969)


  37. President Richard Nixon

    (1969 - 1974)


  38. President Gerald Ford

    (1974 - 1977)


  39. President Jimmy Carter

    (1977 - 1981)


    President Jimmy Carter did not appoint any Justices to the Supreme Court.

  40. President Ronald Reagan

    (1981 - 1989)


  41. President George H. W. Bush

    (1989 - 1993)


  42. President Bill Clinton

    (1993 - 2001)


  43. President George W. Bush

    (2001 - 2009)


  44. President Barack Obama

    (2009 - 2017)


  45. President Donald Trump

    (2017 - Present)