Army and Navy Pension Laws, and Bounty Land Laws of the United States: From 1776 to 1854 Inclusive ... With and Appendix ...

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1854 - Bounties, Military - 836 pages
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Page xxxv - the officers and crew, to be distributed between the officers and crew as nearly as may be, according to the rules prescribed for the distribution of prize money by the act entitled, " An act for the better government of the navy of the United States," passed the twenty-third day of April, one thousand eight hundred. SEC.
Page xxv - the officers and crew, to be distributed between the officers and crew as nearly as may be, according to the rules prescribed for the distribution of prize money by the act entitled, "An act for the better government of the navy of the United States," passed the twenty-third day of April, one thousand eight hundred. SEC.
Page 788 - it the duty of the Secretary of the Treasury to "make report and give information to either branch of the Legislature, in person or writing, as he may be required, respecting all matters referred to him by the Senate or House of Representatives, or (and) which shall appertain to his office.
Page 323 - Be it enacted by the Senate and Houxe of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the widows, if any such there be, and, in case there be no widow, the child or children; and if there be no child, then the parent or parents; and if there
Page 279 - [Laws of the US, Statutes at Large, vol. 9, page 341.] CHAP. 20. An act to continue the office of the Commissioner of Pensions. 1. Office of Commissioner of Pensions continued till further legislation: Salary. APPROVED, JANUARY 19, 1849. SEC. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of tlie United States of America in Congress assembled,
Page 667 - law, doth, on her oath, make the following declaration, in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the act of Congress passed July 7, 1838, entitled " An act granting half pay and pensions to certain widows:" That she is the widow of , who was a [Here mark the rank the husband held in the army, navy,
Page 664 - on her oath, make the following declaration, in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the act of Congress passed July 4, 1836, and the act explanatory of said act passed March 3, 1837: That she was married to EF, who was a
Page 657 - He hereby relinquishes (/) every claim whatever to a pension or annuity, except the present; and declares that his name is not on the pension roll of the agency of any State, or, if any, only on that of the agency of the State of [Signed.] A* B**. [And then will be annexed the following certificate.]
Page xxv - President of the United States shall be, and he is hereby, authorized to establish and order suitable instructions for the better governing and directing the conduct of the vessels so commissioned, their officers and crews, copies of which shall be delivered, by the
Page 766 - America in Congress assembled, That the first proviso of the fourth section of the act entitled "An act granting bounty land to certain officers and soldiers who have been engaged in the military service of the United States," approved September twenty-eighth, one thousand eight hundred and fifty, be, and the same is hereby, repealed.

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