William Hiram Brawley

Personal

Birthday: 
5/13/1841
Birthplace: 
Chester, SC
Date of Death: 
11/15/1916
Place of Death: 
Charleston, SC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Confederate Army, 1861-1862
Manager, family plantation, 1862-1864
Private practice, Chester, South Carolina, 1866-1868
Solicitor, Sixth Judicial Circuit, South Carolina, 1868-1874
Private practice, Charleston, South Carolina, 1874-1893
State representative, South Carolina, 1882-1890
U.S. representative from South Carolina, 1891-1894

Education

Name of School: 

University of South Carolina School of Law

Founded in 1867, the mission of the School of Law is to teach law through in-depth study; to contribute through faculty and student research to the common good, to the fund of legal knowledge, and to legal development and reform; and to cooperate with state government, the community, and the organized Bar in developing and implementing appropriate programs in legal research, law reform, criminal justice reform, and continuing legal education.

Degree Year: 
1860

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of South Carolina
Court Name: 

South Carolina District Court

President Nominating: 
Grover Cleveland
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
01/18/1894
Termination Date: 
6/14/1911
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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