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CHAP. 57.-AN ACT in favor of Ellen Turney.

[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 place the name of El. A pension of $480 len Turney, of Fairfield, Connecticut, on the roll of revolu- allowed. tionary pensions, and pay her a pension of at the rate of four hundred and eighty dollars a year, for and during the term of five years from the fourth day of March, eighteen hundred and thirty-six.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 58.-AN ACT for the relief of Huldah Farlow.

(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 place the name of Hul- A pension of $180 dah Farlow, of Newtown, Connecticut, on the roll of revolu- allowed: tionary pensioners, and pay her a pension, at the rate of eighty dollars a year, for and during the term of five years from the fourth day of March, eighteen hundred and thirty-six.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 59.-AN ACT for the relief of Peter Sky, an Onondaga Indian.

[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, A pension of * * directed to place the name of Peter Sky, an Onondaga Indian ar annum allowchief, of the State of New York, on the roll of invalid pensioners, and pay him at the rate of seventy-two dollars per annum, to commence on the fourth day of March, eighteen hundred and forty-one, and to continue during his natural life.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 60.-AN ACT for the relief of Lieutenant John L. Kline.

[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 is hereby directed

To be paid $573 out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appro- aufrece pensente priated, to Lieutenant John L. Kline, the sum of five hundred quence of the reand seventy-three dollars and twenty-seven cents; that being from the possesthe amount paid by him in satisfaction of judgment rendered sion of the properon the thirtieth day of December, eighteen hundred and thirty- under order of his nine, in the circuit court in the county of Bradley, in the State execution of a of Tennessee, in favor of Thomas Osborn, executor of Sher-treaty with wood Osborn, deceased, against said Kline; which said süm

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includes fifty dollars paid by said Kline to his attorney for defending said cause; which recovery was for the removal of said Osborn from the possessson of the property of Mrs. McNair, one of the Cherokee nation, in the Cherokee country, in the year eighteen hundred and thirty-eight, under the order of his superior officer, in execution of the sixteenth article of the treaty

with the Cherokee nation, concluded in the year eighteen hunAnd also, the dred and thirty-five; and, also, the further sum of sixty dollars further sum of $60

in remuneration of the expenses incurred by said John L. Kline, in attending to said suit at three terms of the circuit court afore said, from the county of Granger, Tennessee, a distance of one hundred miles.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 61.-AN ACT for the relief of Clarissa Turney.

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

presentatives of the United States of America in Congress

of een assembled, That the Secretary of War be authorized and rea year allowed. quired to place Clarissa Turney on the roll of revolutionary

pensions, under the act of •eighteen hundred and thirty-six, allowing pensions to certain widows; and that she be paid at the rate of eighty dollars a year during her life, or remaining a widow, to commence on the fourth of March, eighteen hundred and thirty-one.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 62 -AN ACT for the relief of the legal representatives of Josiah

: Blakely, deceased.

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Sec. 1.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress

e assembled, That the Commissioner of the General Land Office issued for 1280 be, and he is hereby, required to issue a patent to the legal acres of land on sugu Blakely's island. representatives, and those claiming under them, of Josiah

Blakely, deceased, for twelve hundred and eighty acres of land on Blakely's island, as surveyed by John James, deputy surveyor, and in accordance with certificate number sixty-four, of the register and receiver of St. Stephen's, Alabama, dated the twenty-fifth of July, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

CHAP. 63.-AN ACT for the relief of Burnett Burdsall.

sion.

[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, To be paid 9345 required and authorized to pay to Burnett Burdsall the sum of for arrears of penthree hundred and forty-five dollars, for arrears of pension from the fifteenth of June, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, to the twentieth of January, eighteen hundred and thirty, at the rate of eight dollars per month, out of any money not otherwise appropriated.

Approved, July 9th, 1842.

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CHAP. 64.-AN ACT making appropriations for the current and contingent

expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with
the various Indian tribes, for the year one thousand eight hundred and forty-
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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 following sums be, and they are hereby, appropriated, for the year one thousand eight hundred and fortytwo, for the purpose of paying the current expenses of the Indian department, fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, and contingent expenses, to be paid out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

For the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, viz :

For the pay of the superintendent of Indian affairs at St. Superintendent Louis, and the several Indian agents, as provided by the acts of and agents. June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, and of March third, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, sixteen thousand five hundred dollars.

For the pay of sub-agents authorized by the act of June Sub-agents. thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, thirteen thousand dollars.

For the pay of interpreters, as authorized by the same act, Interpreters. eleven thousand three hundred dollars.

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For the salary of one clerk in the office of the superintendent Clerk in office of Indian affairs south of the Missouri river, one thousand dollars. south of the Mis

For the salary of two clerks, in the office of the commissioner of Indian affairs, employed in the business of grants and reserva- of Commissioner tions under Indian treaties, one thousand five hundred dollars. of Indian affairs.

For the purchase of provisions for Indians, at the distribution of annuities, while on visits of business with the superintendents and agents, and when assembled on public business, eleven thousand eight hundred dollars.

For the necessary buildings required at the several agencies, Buildings. and repairs thereof, two thousand dollars.

For postages, rents, stationery, fuel for offices, and other con

souri.

Clerks in office

Provisions.

penses,

treaties,

Contingent er tingencies of the Indian department, and for transportation and

incidental expenses, thirty-six thousand five hundred dollars. Fulfilling Indian For carrying into effect the stipulations of certain 'Indian

treaties, and the laws connected therewith, viz:

For fulfilling treaty with the Christian Indians, four hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Chippewas of the Mississippi, thirty-five thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Chippewas of Saganaw, five thousand eight hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Chippewas, Menomonies, Winnebagoes, and New York Indians, one thousand five hundred dollars,

For fulfilling treaties with the Chippewas, Ottowas, and Pottawatomies, thirty-three thousand eight hundred and ninety * dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Choctaws, forty-nine thousand four hundred and fifty dollars.

Fhr fulfilling treaties with the Creeks, sixty three thousand nine hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Chickasaws, six thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Cherokees, five thousand six hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Delawares, ten thousand three hundred and forty-four dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Florida Indians, şix thousand six hundred and ten dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Iowas, seven thousand eight hundred and seventy-five dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Kickapoos, five thousand five hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Kaskaskias and Peorias, three thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Kanzas, six thousand and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Miamies, fifty-two thousand three hundred and ninety-eight dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Eel Rivers, (Miamies, one thousand one hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Menomonies, thirty-one thoueand eight hundred and thirty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Omahas, one thousand four hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Ottowas and Chippewas, sixtytwo thousand three hundred and sixty-five dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Otoes and Missourias, five thousand six hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Osages, thirty-four thousand four hundred and six dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Ottowas, four thousand three hundred dollars.

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For fulfilling treaties with the Pottawatomies, fifteen thousand
two hundred dollars.
* For fulfilling treaty with the Pottawatomies of Huron, four
hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Pottawatomies of the Prairie,
fifteen thousand four hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Pottawatomies of the Wabash, twenty thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Pottawatomies of Indiana, seventeen thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Piankeshaws, eight hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Pawnees, nine thousand six hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Quapaws, four thousand six hundred and sixty dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Six Nations of New York, four thousand five hundred dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Senecas of New York, six thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Sioux of the Mississippi, forty thousand five hundred and ten dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Yancton and Santie Sioux, one thousand three hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Sacs and Foxes, of Missouri, seven thousand eight hundred and seventy dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Sacs and Foxes of Mississippi, forty-eight thousand five hundred and forty dollars,

For fulfilling treaties with the Shawnees, seven thousand one hundred and eighty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Senecas and Shawnees, two thousand and sixty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Senecas, two thousand six hundred and sixty dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Wyandots, six thousand eight hundred and forty dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Weas, three thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Wyandots, Munsees, and Delawares, one thousand dollars.

For fulfilling treaties with the Winnebagoes, ninety-two thousand eight hundred and sixty dollars.

For fulfilling treaty with the Miamies of twenty-eighth No-
vember, eighteen hundred and forty, three hundred and eighty-
three thousand seven hundred and fifty dollars.

To enable the Secretary of War to procure medals to be dis-
tributed among the chiefs and leading men of the Indians, two
thousand five hundred dollars.
To cover expenses incurred by the commissioners in holding

Expenses of netreaties with the Sac and Fox, Winnebago and Sioux Indians, gotiations with over and above the sum of five thousand dollars appropriated Winnebago and last year, and to meet the expenses of further negotiations with Sioux Indians.

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