Age of Justices When First Assuming Office

1. Peter O. Sathre* 74
2. James Robinson 73
3. Gudmunder Grimson 70
4. John Burke 65
5. Nels Johnson 62
6. P. O. Sathre* 61
7. Harvey B. Knudson 61
8. Paul M. Sand 60
9. Herbert L. Meschke 56
10. Alexander Burr 55
11. John Carmody 55
12. George Moellring 55
13. Vernon R. Pederson 55
14. Alvin C. Strutz 54
15. Robert Vogel 54
16. Alfred Wallin 53
17. Burleigh F. Spalding 53
18. William Paulson 53
19. J. Philip Johnson* 53
20. Jon J. Jensen 52
21. David Morgan 51
22. Lisa K. Fair McEvers 51
23. Carol Ronning Kapsner 50
24. Obert C. Teigen 50
25. William S. Murray 49
26. Beryl J. Levine 49
27. William A. Neumann 48
28. Daniel J. Crothers 48
29. Richard Grace 48
30. Joseph Bartholomew 46
31. Sidney E. Ellsworth 46
32. Andrew A. Bruce 45
33. Harrison A. Bronson 45
34. Gerald W. VandeWalle 45
35. Mary Muehlen Maring 45
36. William Nuessle 44
37. Charles Fisk 44
38. Thomas J. Burke 42
39. Dale V. Sandstrom 42
40. James Morris 41
41. Jerod Tufte 41
42. Edward T. Burke 40
43. John M. Cochrane 40
44. Ralph J. Erickstad 40
45. H. F. Gierke III 40
46. Sveinbjorn Johnson 39
47. Evan B. Goss 38
48. John Knauf 38
49. Adolph M. Christianson 37
50. Luther E. Birdzell 36
51. Newton C. Young 36
52. Edward Engerud 36
53. J. Philip Johnson* 36
54. Guy C. H. Corliss 31

*There have been only 52 justices; however, Justices Sathre and Johnson served two different times, thus accounting for the list of 54.