Historical List of Supreme Court Justices

Justice Assumed Office
William Welsh June 03, 1684
William Wood June 03, 1684
Robert Turner June 03, 1684
John Eckley June 03, 1684
William Clarke July 09, 1684
James Clapoole July 13, 1685
Arthur Cooke July 13, 1685
John Simcock January 19, 1686
James Harrison January 19, 1686
John Cann January 30, 1686
Joseph Growden February 01, 1690
Peter Alricks May 06, 1690
Thomas Wynne May 06, 1690
Griffith Jones September 20, 1690
Edward Blake September 20, 1690
William Salway May 19, 1693
Anthony Morris August 09, 1694
Cornelius Empston December 31, 1697
Edward Shippen December 31, 1698
William Biles January 01, 1699
Robert French June 19, 1701
Caleb Pusey June 19, 1701
Thomas Masters June 19, 1701
Samuel Finney December 31, 1701
John Guest April 09, 1704
Jasper Yates April 09, 1704
William Trent April 09, 1704
Richard Hill March 15, 1711
Jonathan Dickinson March 15, 1711
George Roche June 09, 1715
Robert Assheton June 11, 1716
Jeremiah Langhorne September 19, 1726
Dr. Thomas Graeme April 08, 1731
Thomas Griffits August 12, 1739
William Till April 04, 1743
Lawrence Growden September 19, 1750
Caleb Cowpland September 19, 1750
William Coleman April 07, 1758
Alexander Steadman March 20, 1764
John Lawrence September 13, 1767
Thomas Willing September 13, 1767
John Morton April 19, 1774
William Augustus Atlee April 01, 1777
John Evans August 18, 1777
George Bryan April 04, 1780
Jacob Rush February 25, 1784
George Bryan April 03, 1787
Edward Shippen January 30, 1791
Jasper Yates March 20, 1791
William Bradford Jr. August 19, 1791
Thomas Smith January 02, 1794
Hugh Henry Brackenridge December 17, 1800
John Bannister Gibson June 26, 1816
Thomas Duncan March 13, 1817
Morton Cropper Rogers April 14, 1826
Charles Huston April 16, 1826
John Tod May 24, 1827
Frederick Smith January 30, 1828
John Ross April 08, 1830
John Kennedy November 22, 1830
Thomas Sergeant February 02, 1834
Thomas Burnside January 01, 1845
Richard Coulter September 16, 1846
Thomas S. Bell November 09, 1846
George Chambers April 09, 1851
Ellis Lewis November 30, 1851
Walter H. Lowrie November 30, 1851
George W. Woodward May 07, 1852
John C. Knox May 22, 1853
Jeremiah S. Black December 03, 1854
James Armstrong April 05, 1857
James Thompson December 06, 1857
William Strong December 06, 1857
William A. Porter January 19, 1858
Gaylord Church October 21, 1858
John M. Read December 05, 1858
Daniel Agnew December 06, 1863
George Sharswood December 01, 1867
Henry W. Williams September 30, 1868
Ulysses Mercur December 01, 1872
Isaac G. Gordon December 07, 1873
Edward M. Paxson January 03, 1875
Warren I. Woodward January 03, 1875
James P. Sterrett February 25, 1877
John Trunkey December 05, 1877
James P. Sterrett December 05, 1878
Henry Green September 28, 1879
Henry Green December 01, 1880
Silas M. Clark December 20, 1882
Henry W. Williams August 18, 1887
Henry W. Williams December 21, 1887
Alfred Hand July 30, 1888
J. Brewster McCollum December 17, 1888
James T. Mitchell December 17, 1888
Christopher Heydrick November 27, 1891
John Dean December 18, 1892
Samuel Gustine Thompson March 02, 1893
D. Newlin Fell December 31, 1893
J. Hay Brown September 24, 1899
J. Hay Brown December 31, 1899
S. Leslie Mestrezat December 31, 1899
William P. Potter September 24, 1899
William P. Potter January 05, 1902
Samuel Gustine Thompson November 24, 1903
John P. Elkin January 01, 1905
John Stewart June 07, 1905
John Stewart December 31, 1905
Robert von Moschzisker January 02, 1910
Robert S. Frazer January 03, 1915
Emory A. Walling January 02, 1916
Emory A. Walling December 31, 1916
Alexander Simpson Jr. May 19, 1918
Alexander Simpson Jr. January 05, 1919
Edward J. Fox June 16, 1918
John W. Kephart January 05, 1919
Sylvester B. Sadler January 02, 1921
William I. Schaffer December 13, 1920
William I. Schaffer January 01, 1922
George W. Maxey November 23, 1930
James B. Drew September 27, 1931
William B. Linn February 22, 1932
William B. Linn January 01, 1933
Horace Stern January 05, 1936
H. Edgar Barnes August 11, 1935
Marion D. Patterson January 01, 1940
William M. Parker December 12, 1941
Allen M. Stearne December 23, 1942
Howard W. Hughes December 29, 1943
Charles Alvin Jones January 02, 1945
John C. Bell March 23, 1950
Grover C. Ladner July 05, 1950
Thomas McKeen Chidsey July 05, 1950
Michael A. Musmanno January 06, 1952
John C. Arnold January 04, 1953
Benjamin R. Jones January 06, 1957
Herbert B. Cohen January 06, 1957
Thomas D. McBride December 05, 1958
Curtis Bok December 31, 1958
Michael J. Eagen January 04, 1960
Anne X. Alpern September 05, 1961
Henry X. O'Brien December 31, 1961
Earl S. Keim August 29, 1962
Samuel J. Roberts January 07, 1963
Thomas W. Pomeroy Jr. December 29, 1968
Alexander F. Barbieri January 03, 1971
Robert N. C. Nix Jr. January 02, 1972
Louis L. Manderino January 02, 1972
Israel Packel May 31, 1977
Rolf Larsen January 04, 1978
John P. Flaherty Jr. June 14, 1979
Bruce W. Kauffman February 28, 1980
Roy Wilkinson Jr. March 18, 1981
William D. Hutchinson January 03, 1982
James T. McDermott January 03, 1982
Stephen A. Zappala January 02, 1983
Nicholas P. Papadakos January 01, 1984
Juanita Kidd Stout February 24, 1988
Ralph J. Cappy December 31, 1989
Frank J. Montemuro Jr. November 16, 1992
Ronald D. Castille January 02, 1994
Russell M. Nigro December 31, 1995
Sandra Schultz Newman December 31, 1995
Thomas G. Saylor January 04, 1998
J. Michael Eakin January 05, 2002
William H. Lamb January 28, 2003
Max Baer January 04, 2004
Cynthia A. Baldwin February 14, 2006
James J. Fitzgerald III March 27, 2007
Debra Todd January 06, 2008
Seamus P. McCaffery January 06, 2008
Jane Cutler Greenspan July 01, 2008
Joan Orie Melvin January 07, 2010
Correale F. Stevens July 29, 2013
Christine Donohue January 03, 2016
Kevin M. Dougherty January 03, 2016
David N. Wecht January 03, 2016
Sallie Updyke Mundy July 20, 2016