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CHAP. 165.-AN ACT for the relief of John Campbell. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asTo be paid $288 sembled, That there be paid to John Campbell, of Penobscot for arrears of pen.

county, Maine, the sum of two hundred and eighiy-eight dollars, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, it being for arrears of pension from January, eighteen hundred and forty, to January, eighteen hundred and forty-six.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 166.-AN ACT for the relief of William P. Yonge. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as$214 96 to be sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is

hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, to William P. Yonge, the sum of two hundred and fourteen dollars and ninety-six cents.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 167.AN ACT for the relief of John W. Hockett. [S c. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre.

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as. 9.303 52 to be sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he herefor work'dome up by is, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the on the national treasury not otherwise appropriated, to John W. Hockett, of tract with the U. Illinois, late a contractor upon the Cumberland road in the

said State, the sum of three hundred and three dollars and fifty-two cents, being the amount in full due and unpaid to him for work done upon the national road, in pursuance with and according to contract with the United States.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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- CHAP. 168.—AN ACT for the relief of Mary Buck. (Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress as

sembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, auper month allow. thorized and directed to place the name of Mary Buck, of

Bucksport, in the State of Maine, upon the revolutionary per.-
sion roll, and pay her, out of any money in the treasury not
otherwise appropriated, the sum of ten dollars per month, com-
mencing on ihe fourih day of September, in the year of our
Lord eighteen hundred and forty-seven, and to continue dur-
ing her natural life.
· Approved March 3, 1849.

CHAP. 169.—AN ACT for the relief of Lowry Williams.", (Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress as

Lowry sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay to Lowry

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Teasury pay. Why 960 50, the amk Williams, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise ap- of a certificate propriated, nineteen hundred and sixty dollars and fifty cenis, baid under being the amount of a certificate, number four thousand and Cherokee treaty sixty-eight, for that amount still due and unpaid to the said Williams, under the Cherokee treaty of eighteen hundred and thirty-five.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 170.-AN ACT for the relief of John Savage. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the name of John Savage, a soldier in the army A pension of 64 during the war with Great Britain, be placed on the roll of in- per month allowvalid pensioners, at the rate of four dollars a month, commencing on the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight, to continue during his natural life.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, re- A 'pension of quired to place on the roll of invalid pensioners the name of $17 per month ad. Andrew Flanegan, of Fayette, Pennsylvania, a lieutenant in the war of eighteen hundred and twelve, and that he pay him a pension of seventeen dollars per month, to commence on the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty-seven, and continue during his natural life.

Approved March 3, 1849.

CHAP. 172.-AN ACT for the relief of William H. Wilson. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be directed to place the A pension of name of William H. Wilson, of the State of Virginia, on the 84 per month al, roll of invalid pensioners, and pay to him, from the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty, four dollars per month, during his natural life, out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated..

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 173.-AN ACT for the relief of Charles McLane, of Missouri.

[Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress assemHis ancient set-Bled, That the claim of Charles McLane lo seven hundred 748 arpens and and forty-eight arpens and sixty-eight perches, which is enterconfirmed to him. ea

and ed as number thirty-three in the second class of the deci.

sions of the late board of commissioners in Missouri, but which has since been shown to be an ancient and continued settlement claim, be, and the same is hereby, confirmed, according to the

original survey in eighteen hundred and six. This confirma- Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That this confirmation don not to impair is in no manner to impair or affect any interfering adverse re. cognised claim. cognised claim, if any such should be found to exist when a

retracing and connexion by survey of the original lines of said

claim shall be made by the proper officer of the United States, Aller survey & pursuant to ihis confirmation; and that after such survey shall recum of plai to be made, and an official plat of the same returned to the Genfice, patent to is- eral Land Office, a relinquishment patent shall be issued, in

which shall be saved and protected any adverse interfering right, if such exist.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 174.-AN ACT for the relief of James Fugate. [Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asA pension of sembled, That the name of James Fugale, a soldier in the lowed him.

W. militia of Kentucky during the war with Great Britain, be

placed upon the list of invalid pensioners, at the rate of four dollars a month, to commence on the first day of January, eighteen hundred and forty-eight.

Approved March 3, 1849.

CHAP. 175.-AN ACT for the relief of Thomas H. Noble. [Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as8284 671 to be sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury 'he, and he is paid him in full for charcoal, fur: hereby, directed to pay to Thomas H. Noble, out of any money nished by him to in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of two hun.

dred and eighty-four dollars and sixty-two and a half cents, it
being in full coinpensation for one thousand nine hundred and
sixty-three bushels of charcoal furnished by him to the United
States, at fourteen and a half cents per bushel, which was iho
contract price.
- Approved March 3, 1849.

CHAP. 176.—AN ACT for the relief of Peter Shaffer.

Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre"21 sentalives of the United States of America in Congress asEDM sembled, That the Secretary of ihe Treasury be, and he is

hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in $372 46 to be the treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Peter Shaffer, the for work done by

sum of three hundred and seventy-two dollars and forty-six e: cents, in full compensation for work done by him (by contract)

upon the Cumberland road within the State of Minois.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 177.-AN ACT for the relief of John J. Young, a commander in the

navy of the United States.
(Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre-
sentatives of the United States of America in Congress as-
sernbled, That the Secretary of the Navy cause the name of

His name to be
.John J Young, a commander in the navy of the United States,
to be placed upon the navy pension list, and the same amount navy pension

list, and a penpaid to said John J. Young which was paid to him prior to the sion of 925 per act of Congress of first August, eighteen hundred and forty-one, him. 10 wit: twenty-five dollars per month. Said payment to be made according to the rules and regulations now existing, and commencing on the first of August, eighteen hundred and fortyone, the tiine when the pension of said Young was suspended; which payments shall be made from the navy pension fund, or out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved Mareh 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 178.-AN ACT for the relief of Charles Benns. (Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury pay to Charles Benns, out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appiopriated, so much as remains undisturbed in the treasury of the United States, the.sum of three hundred and eighty-seven dol- $387 20 to be lars and twenty cents; being the net amount paid into the satisfaction of his treasury from the sale of his effects, which had been seized for Dain. non-payment of duties, in full discharge and satisfaction of his claim, specified in the accompanying report.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 179.-AN ACT for the relief of James Norris, and for other purposes.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represenlatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Navy be, and he is hereby, directed to place the name of James Norris, of Sandwich, in be placed on the the State of New Hampshire, on the roll of invalid pensioners, role

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and pay him a pension at such rate per year as is provided by law for the lotal disability of an of an assistant surgeon in the pavy of the United States, to commence on on the first day of July, A. D. eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and continue

during his natural life. Appropriation Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That there be, and herefor the govern by are, appropriated out of any money in the treasury not other. tory of Minneso: wise appropriated the following sums, for the government of ta, viz:

the Territory of Minnesota: Salaries of gov- For salaries of governor, three judges, and secretary, nije ernor and other thousand dollars; Contingencies.

For contingent expenses of said Territory three hundred and

*fifty dollars; Pay and mile- For compensation and mileage of the members of the legisage of mem- lative assembly, pay of officers and attendants, printing, stabers of legislalure, officers, and tionery, fuel, and other incidental expenses, thirteen thousand attendants, and other incidental seven hundred dollars. . expenses.

Approved March 3, 1849.

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CHAP. 180.-AN ACT for the relief of James F. Sothoron. [Sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asTreasury to as- sembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to

lanatne blue ascertain the then value of the tobacco owned by the late James co owned by him F. Sothoron, and which was destroyed by the British troops stroyed by the during the late war, and to pay the amount thereof, out of any ring the war of moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, to the legal

he representatives of the said James F. Sothoron, deceased, as a paid to his legal full indemnity for the loss of personal property destroyed by the

enemy during the late war with Great Britain, in consequence of the occupation of said Sothoron's buildings by the American forces by order of their commanding officer.

Approved March 3, 1849. ·

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CHAP. 181.-AN ACT for the relief of Peter Capella, administrator of Andrew Capella, deceased, and for the relief of John Capo, and for the relief of Elijah Petty and Hannah Petly, his wife, heirs of John Beardon, deceased.

[Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repres

sentatives of the United States of America in Congress asThe judge of sembled, That the judge of the district court of the United of the u. s. for Slates for the northern district of Florida be, and he is hereby, Prict of Florida to authorized and directed to receive and adjudicate the claim of adjudicate their Peter Capella, administrator of Andrew Capella; and also the

claim of John Capo, and also the claim of Elijah Petty and Hannah, bis wise, heirs of John Beardon, and also the claim of Francis P. Ferreira, administrator of Francis Pass, deceased; under the provisions of the act of Congress of the twenty-sixth day of June, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, entitled "An

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