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August 22, 1799 Recommendation & Request for Appointment of Lieutenant & Surgeon John Adams James McHenry Approves General Hamilton's recommendation of a man for a lieutenancy in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers; also asks that a surgeon be appointed for the 10th Regiment, as its previous surgeon has resigned.
May 26, 1799 Forwarding of Recommendation of a Surgeon John Adams James McHenry Forwards recommendation of Benjamin Walker as surgeon.
May 5, 1798 Appointment as Surgeon of the 2d Infantry Regiment James McHenry William McCroskey Appoints McCroskey as surgeon of the 2d Regiment of Infantry; asks for his acceptance or rejection of this appointment.
May 18, 1798 Certification of payments; account of William McCoskry William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $475.13 is due William McCoskry, late Surgeon's Mate of the 2nd Regiment, being for his pay and forage from August 1, 1797 and subsistence from April 1, 1797 to May 7, 1798, the day he was promoted to Surgeon.
October 3, 1797 Surgeon for the USS Constitution James McHenry Timothy Pickering Discusses the appointment of a surgeon for the USS Constitution, along with Mr. Oliver's recommendation of Mr. Yates for Aux Cayes.
April 1, 1799 Concerning a new law on surgeon's mates James McHenry Jonathan Brace Writes Congressman Brace that a change in the law reducing the number of surgeon's mates to two per regiment has prevented him from appointing a particular doctor.
April 12, 1792 Appointment to Surgeon's Mate Henry Knox William McCroskey Appointment letter to Surgeon's Mate of William McCroskey. Enclosed Act of Congress which described the rules and regulations governing the military and all actions relative to its perpetuity.
May 23, 1797 Pay of Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $39 is due Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate, being the balance of his pay through April 1797.
July 10, 1798 Account of John Carmichael, surgeon in 4th Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $671.04 is due John Carmichael, Surgeon in the 4th Regiment, being his pay and forage for August 1797 through June 1798.
July 11, 1797 Requests Appointment as a Surgeon or Surgeon's Mate Dr. Henry Wells James McHenry Dr. Wells takes the liberty of offering himself for the position of surgeon or surgeon's mate. Since he is unknown, he has asked some of his medical mentors to write to McHenry on his behalf. He has studied medicine for four years and attended a course of lectures at the University of Pennsylvania.
July 21, 1791 Recommendation of Surgeon's Mate Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler Knox recommended Doctor Grasson for position of surgeon's mate in a decent battalion.
August 25, 1786 Claim of surgeon's mate John Pierce Doctor John Brownley Informs John Brownley that his claim for pay as Surgeon's Mate has been received by the office, but has arrived past the date due.
July 29, 1786 Account of Surgeon's Mate Joseph Howell Doctor John Brownley Account of Doctor John Brownley with the United States, serving as Surgeon's Mate in the 4th Virginia Regiment during the Revolutionary War.
March 27, 1797 Pay & Forage of Surgeon's Mate Frederick Dalcho William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $72 is due Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for January and February 1797.
March 22, 1800 Doctor Barron, Surgeon's Mate Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Dr. Barron is to be considered as a temporary Surgeon's Mate from the time he began to serve in the 14th Regiment. As soon as that date is received, his warrant will be sent.
September 16, 1796 Pay, Subsistence, & Forage of John Carmichael, Surgeon William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $501.28 is due John Carmichael, Surgeon, being his pay, subsistence, and forage from March through September 1796.
December 26, 1800 Pay of Reuben Everitt, temporary surgeon William Simmons Griffith James McRee Refers to letter from Reuben Everitt regarding service as temporary surgeon. Before settlement, requires copy of authority under which McRee acted, as no such name appears on the list of temporary surgeons at the War Office;
April 9, 1795 Payments to officers to enable them to join the army Joseph Howell Thomas H. Cushing List of payments totaling $474.41 made by Joseph Howell to officers to enable them to join the army and which has been deducted by the paymasters of the army from their pay.
April 19, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Charles Watrous, surgeon's mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $133.74 is due Surgeon's Mate Charles Watrous, being for his pay, subsistence, and forage for January through March 1798.
February 12, 1795 Pay of Richard Griffith, Surgeon's Mate Joseph Howell George Gale The Treasurer remits to Gale a sum to be transmitted to Surgeon's Mate Richard Griffith for his pay.
September 18, 1800 Appointing the Surgeon of the "Adams" W. W. Buchanan Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Davis has been transferred to the "New York." Mr. Dodge, his mate, has been appointed surgeon of the "Adams" contrary to the wishes of Captain Robinson of the "Adams," who wanted Buchanan as his surgeon. Robinson should be allowed the choice of his own medical officer so Buchanan does not know why Robinson's request was denied.
October 18, 1794 Requests Direction on Account of General Smith's Detachment of Surgeon Griffiths Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton Refers to account of General Smith's detachment of surgeon Griffiths. Requests information on how to proceed.
September 13, 1791 Doctor Eustis makes a recommendation to Knox William Eustis Henry Knox Letter, recommends surgeon to regiment.
July 17, 1798 Certification of Payment, Bounty for John Carmichael, Surgeon 4th Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $18 is due John F. Carmichael, Surgeon, being the bounty paid and premium allowed for enlisting one recruit.
November 13, 1798 Certification of payments; Nathaniel Dwight, Surgeonís Mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $191 pay to Nathaniel Dwight, Surgeonís Mate.