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Mahlon Pitney
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Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
In office
March 13, 1912 – December 31, 1922
Nominated by William Taft
Preceded by John Marshall Harlan
Succeeded by Edward Terry Sanford
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Jersey's 4th district
In office
March 4, 1895 – January 10, 1899
Preceded by Johnston Cornish
Succeeded by Joshua Salmon
Personal details
Born (1858-02-05)February 5, 1858
Morristown, New Jersey, U.S.
Died December 9, 1924(1924-12-09) (aged 66)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Political party Republican
Florence Shelton (m. 1891)
Children 3
Education Princeton University (BA)

Mahlon R. Pitney IV (February 5, 1858 – December 9, 1924) was an American lawyer, jurist, and Republican Party politician who served in the U.S. House of Representatives for two terms from 1895 to 1899. He later served as an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1911 to 1922.

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