William Anton of Klewiz
William Anton of Klewiz (also Klewitz) (* 1. August 1760 in Magdeburg; † 26. July 1838 in Magdeburg) was a Prussian politician and civil servant and belonged to the conservative Reformern at the beginning 19. Century in Prussia.
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after the attendance of the cathedral High School in its hometown, studied from civil conditions originating the Klewiz from 1779 to 1781 jurisprudence in resounds (Saale) and Goettingen. Besides he dedicated himself also to the study of chemistry and mathematics.
A first place began it 1783 as a junior lawyer at the farm servant citizens war and domain chamber . In this function he transferred the line of the office for salt Schönebeck (Elbe). 1785 became Klewiz Assessor and war and domain advice. Later he became a director of chamber.
As a chamber president in floats Klewiz was responsible 1805 for the mobilization of the there Prussian troops. After the Prussian defeat he transferred the presidency of the combined Immediatkommission for money operations and arm care to king mountain.
Assigned of Karl August prince of hard mountain sketched the constitution of all highest public authorities changed by beautiful in the year 1810 the regulation to the recognized administrative and Steuerrechtler Klewiz as well as Theodor over.
Klewiz became undersecretary of state in the Council of State. Still during the wars of liberation it became 1813 the civilian governor of the before times Prussian areas between Elbe and Weser, which had been retired after the defeat 1807 from Prussia. Until 1816 he worked on the reintegration of these areas on Prussia, for which he received 1816 the title of real secret advice. In the year 1817 Klewiz of Prussian Ministers of Finance became. It belonged to the Wegbereitern of the customs union.
1824 it returned to Magdeburg and took over there 1825 the office of the upper president of the province Saxonia von Friedrich Christian Adolph of Motz, which it had until 1837. Main points of work were education and affairs of religion, as well as the mine nature. On behalf of the Prussian king it led the again furnished Provinziallandtag as a federal state parliament commissioner.
apart from the collection into the nobility 1803, he was honoured 1814 by its hometown Magdeburg with the citizen crown and thus to the honour citizen of the city. Later also the honour citizenry of the city followed resounds (Saale). To its 50. Dienstjubiläum became Klewiz 1833 of the Prussian king Friedrich William III. with the black eagle medal honoured. The University of resounding joke mountain lent to it.
Today Magdeburg a road (Klewitzstrasse) is designated after it in its hometown.
- tax condition in the duchy Magdeburg, 1797
- general tax condition in the Prussian monarchy and special real estate tax conditions in the Prussian province Saxonia, 1828
- the Provinzial right of the duchy Magdeburg and the county one field old-Prussian Antheils, 1837
- Martin Wiehle, farm servant citizen personalities, 1993, ISBN 3-910146-06-6
- Roswitha Willenius, farm servant citizen biographic encyclopedia, 2002, ISBN 3-933046-49-1
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|NAME||Klewiz, William Anton of|
|ALTERNATIVE NAME||Klewitz, William Anton of|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||of Prussian politicians and civil servant|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1. August 1760|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Magdeburg|
|DYING DATE||26. July 1838|