Hilde Weissner

Hilde Weissner was a German actress. Born on July 3, 1909 in Stettin, Hilde Weissner made her theatrical acting debut at the Schiller-Theatre in Hamburg-Altona in 1929, began her film career in 1934, she died on May 30, 1987 in Braunau am Inn, Braunau am Inn Bezirk, Upper Austria, was laid to rest at the Ohlsdorfer Friedhof Cemetery on Ohlsdorf, Germany. The Grand Duke's Finances Decoy Pappi The Castle in Flanders The Dreamer The Man Who Was Sherlock Holmes The Muzzle Secret Code LB 17 All Lies Freight from Baltimore Marriage in Small Doses Beloved Augustin Diesel Melody of a Great City The Noltenius Brothers Tromba The Perfect Couple Beloved Enemy Hilde Weissner on IMDb

John Drayton

John Drayton was Governor of South Carolina and a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. Born on June 22, 1766, in Charleston, Province of South Carolina, British America, Drayton read law in 1788 at the Inner Temple in London, England, he engaged in private practice in Charleston, South Carolina in 1788, from 1789 to 1794, from 1796 to 1798, from 1811 to 1812. He was a warden (assistant to the intendant} for Charleston starting in 1788, he was a rice planter in Georgetown County, South Carolina from 1794 to 1822. He was a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1792 to 1796, he was Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina from 1798 to 1800. He was Governor of South Carolina from 1801 to 1803, from 1809 to 1810, he was the Intendant of Charleston from 1803 to 1805. He was a member of the South Carolina Senate from 1805 to 1808, he was a member of the Democratic-Republican Party. Drayton was nominated by President James Madison on May 4, 1812, to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina vacated by Judge Thomas Bee.

He was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 7, 1812, received his commission the same day. His service terminated on November 1822, due to his death in Charleston. Drayton issued the earliest judicial decision holding that, under the laws of the United States, slaves captured in time of war on enemy ships could not be claimed as property. Carolinian Florist A View of South Carolina, as Respects Her Natural and Civil Concerns Memoirs of the American Revolution from its Commencement to the Year 1776 Wallace, David Duncan. South Carolina: A Short History. University of North Carolina Press. Pp. 358, 473. Wolfe, John Harold. Jeffersonian Democracy in South Carolina. University of North Carolina Press. Pp. 171–173. John Drayton at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center. SCIway Biography of John Drayton NGA Biography of John Drayton