United States. July 10th. 1797.
Gentlemen of the Senate.
I nominate the following persons for promotions and appointments in the Army of the United States.
|Stephen G. Simmons||Lieutenant||vice Slough resigned|
|Charles Warfield||Cornet||vice Ball promoted|
|William Tharp||ditto||vice McDermot promoted.|
|First Regiment of Infantry.|
|William H. Harrison||Captain||vice Kingsbury||promoted 15. May 1797|
|Nicholas Rosencrantz||Lieutenant||vice Harrison||ditto|
|John Alexander Davidson||Ensign||vice Nicholas||deceased|
|Lemuel Lane||ditto||vice Rosencrantz||promoted|
|Second Regiment of Infantry.|
|Jacob Kingsbury||Major||vice Shaylor resigned. 15. May 1797|
|Benjamin Rand||Leiutenant||vice Lee resigned 10 March|
|Peter P. Schuyler||Ensign||vice Faulkner declined|
|John Whipple||ditto||vice Martin promoted.|
|John Vischer Glen||ditto||vice Rand promoted.|
|Third Regiment of Infantry.|
|William R Boote||Ensign||vice Bodley resigned|
|Samuel Parmele||ditto||vice Sterling ditto.|
|Fourth Regiment of Infantry.|
|Benjamin Lockwood||Captain||vice Eaton|
|John Wallington||Lieutenant,||vice Strother resigned 1. June 1797.|
|Francis Johnston||ditto||vice Lockwood promoted.|
|Samuel Crutchfield||Ensign||vice Dold resigned|
|John Campbell||ditto||vice Wallington promoted.|
|Richard Campbell||ditto||vice Johnston ditto|
DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.