Served as a co-employee justice from the U.S. Supreme Courtroom from 1837 to 1865. He offered within the Battle of 1812. He sided with almost all within the 1857 case Dred Scott v. Sandford, which ruled that African Us citizens weren’t people and the government acquired no capacity to regulate slavery in federal government territories. He previously a sister called Mary. He was nominated towards the Supreme Courtroom by Leader Andrew Jackson.