Alexander Cummins Downey

Notable Facts

  • Only judge to serve as a Circuit Court Judge under both the 1816 and 1851 Constitutions


Indiana Senate
Ohio, Switzerland Counties
In office
Nov 5, 1862 to Nov 7, 1866

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Indiana Supreme Court Justice
District 2
In office
Jan 3, 1871 to Jan 1, 1877

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
Alexander Cummins Downey spent 10 years, 3 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


We found no record of Alexander Cummins Downey running for office in Indiana. Our database only focuses on state and federal offices, so it's possible they ran at a different level, or in an office not currently in our database (note: state legislative election data is extremely limited currently).