|Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court|
From: March 26, 1804 – August 4, 1834
|Successor||James Moore Wayne|
William Johnson (December 27, 1771 - August 4, 1834) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He was the "Court's first great dissenter," writing almost half the dissents filed during his tenure of three decades on the Court.
Johnson also authored a book about general Nathanael Greene.
- William Johnson (English) (HTML). Oyez. Chicago-Kent School of Law.
- William Johnson, Jr. (English) (HTML). South Carolina Encyclopedia.