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Samuel Blatchford

Samuel Blatchford
Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
From: March 22, 1882 – July 7, 1893
Nominator Chester A. Arthur
Predecessor Ward Hunt
Successor Edward D. White
Party Republican
Spouse(s) Caroline Frances Appleton

Samuel Blatchford (March 9, 1820 – July 7, 1893) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. A patent law and maritime law expert, he authored 430 opinions - two of which were dissents.[1]


  1. Samuel L. Blatchford (English). law.jrank.