Samuel J. Harris (1877-1947)

Associate Justice: 1940-1947
Samuel J. Harris

Samuel J. Harris was born in Buffalo, New York in 1877. He graduated from the University of Buffalo School of Law and was admitted to practice in 1907. He was elected to the Supreme Court in 1924 and re-elected in 1938. He was designated to this Court on January 1, 1940. He retired at age 70 on December 31, 1947.