Sherman Minton, Associate Justice (1949-1956)

General Information

  • Birth DateOctober 20, 1890
  • Birth LocationGeorgetown, IN
  • Death DateApril 9, 1965
  • Death LocationNew Albany, IN
  • Age of Departure from the Court65
  • Reason for Departure from the CourtRetired
  • Bar AdmissionInd., 1915

Data Series

Offices

  • Associate Justice
  • Confirmation DateOctober 04, 1949
  • Nominating PresidentHarry S. Truman
  • Nomination DateSeptember 15, 1949
  • ReplacedWiley Rutledge
  • ReplacementWilliam Brennan Jr.
  • Other Offices
  • State OfficeCounselor, Indiana Public Service Commission, 1933–34
  • Federal OfficeSenate (Ind.), 1935–41; administrative assistant to the president, 1941