- Roger Brooke,1777–1864, U.S. jurist: chief justice of the U.S. 1836–64.
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A third, more accommodating, was found in the person of Mr. Taney.Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams.
Much of the Northern outcry against Taney seems to me unjust.
Taney removed the public deposits from the United States Bank.
All this was commented upon on this floor; yet Mr. Taney is selected!Thirty Years' View (Vol. I of 2)
Thomas Hart Benton
Chief Justice Taney himself was a good deal of a conservative.John Marshall and the Constitution
Edward S. Corwin