McHenry, James, 1753-1816

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James McHenry, son of Daniel and Agnes McHenry, was born in Ballymena, Ireland, November 16, 1753, and was educated in Dublin. In 1771 he came to Philadelphia; studied medicine under Benjamin Rush, and did hospital service the revolution. In August, 1780, he was on Lafayette's staff. He was a state senator in Maryland from 1781 to 1786, and a member of Congress from 1783-1786. He sat in the Maryland Assembly until 1791, and then became a U.S. Senator. In 1796 he succeeded Thomas Pickering as Secretary of War. In May, 1800, on the demand of President Adams, he resigned from the Cabinet. On January 8, 1784, he married Margaret A. Caldwell. He died, May 3, 1816. (from Dic. Am. Bio) (blue index cards)

From the description of James McHenry papers, 1796-1800. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 368146839

American revolutionary patriot.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : War Department, to Brigadier General William McPherson, 1799 Mar. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270871512

Physician, pupil of Benjamin Rush, and politician.

From the description of Papers, 1780-1814 and undated. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35161494

McHenry was trained as a physician. He served as a surgeon in the Revolutionary War. He was a delegate from Maryland and signer of the U.S. Constitution. McHenry was the third Secretary of War under Presidents George Washington and John Adams. Fort McHenry in Baltimore was named for him, the site of Francis Scott Key's composition of the "Star Spangled Banner" in 1812.

From the description of [Letters] / James McHenry. [1781-1787] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 263996553

Signer of Constitution; Secretary of War.

From the description of Copy of a letter : Trenton, to George Washington, 1798 Oct. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609126

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Baltimore, to General Greene, 1782 Mar. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270605496

Signed of Constitution; Secretary of War.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Middle brook, to Lord Stirling, 1778 Dec. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270606608

U.S. Secretary of War, 1796-1800.

From the description of Letter, 1798 September 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145407776

U.S. secretary of war, member of the Continental Congress from Maryland, Continental Army officer, and physician.

From the description of James McHenry papers, 1775-1862 (bulk 1775-1816). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980162

Physician and secretary of war under George Washington and John Adams.

From the description of Papers, 1797-1800. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 40761666

James McHenry (1753-1816) American political leader. Native of Ireland, McHenry settled in Philadelphia in 1771 and studied medicine under Benjamin Rush. In 1775-1778, he served as a surgeon in the Continental Army in the American Revolution. Captured by the British at Fort Washington on Harlem Heights, N.Y., he was exchanged in the spring of 1778. In 1778-1780, he served as secretary to Washington, and in 1780-1781, as an aid to Lafayette. In 1796-1800, he served as the Secretary of War. A Federalist, McHenry found himself in a confrontation with John Adams who demanded his resignation.

From the description of Papers of James McHenry, 1775-1815 (bulk 1796-1800). (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122383398

Physician; revolutionary soldier.

From the description of Document signed : Baltimore, 1810 July 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874658

Gentleman, soldier, U.S. Representative from Maryland, and U.S. Secretary of War.

From the description of Papers, 1744-1815 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510404

Member of Continental Congress, Constitutional Convention and U.S. Secretary of War, 1796-1800.

James McHenry was born in Ireland to a wealthy family. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1771 due to ill health and began studying medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. McHenry volunteered for the Revolutionary Army in 1776 Jan. as a surgeon. He served as a member of George Washington's staff from 1778 to 1780, and he joined Lafayette's staff in 1780.

McHenry served as a member of the Maryland Senate from 1781 to 1786 and was a member of the Continental Congress from 1783 to 1786. In 1787 McHenry attended the Constitutional Convention as a delegate from Maryland. In 1796 Jan., President George Washington appointed McHenry as his Secretary of War. McHenry served in that capacity until 1800 when he retired from public service.

From the description of Letter, 1797. (Alabama Department of Archives and History). WorldCat record id: 145407945

Biographical Note

  • 1753, Nov. 16: Born, Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland
  • 1771: Emigrated to Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1772: Attended Newark Academy, Newark, Del.
  • 1773: Studied medicine under Benjamin Rush, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1775: Volunteered for military service
  • 1776: Assigned to medical staff of military hospital, Cambridge, Mass. Captured at fall of Fort Washington, New York, N.Y.
  • 1777: Paroled
  • 1778: Appointed secretary to George Washington
  • 1780: Transferred to staff of the Marquis de Lafayette
  • 1781: Commissioned major
  • 1781 - 1786 : Member, Maryland senate
  • 1783 - 1786 : Member, Continental Congress
  • 1784: Married Margaret Allison Caldwell
  • 1787: Member, Constitutional Convention
  • 1790: Inherited family importing firm, John McHenry & Co.
  • 1791 - 1796 : Member, Maryland senate
  • 1796 - 1800 : Secretary of war
  • 1803: Published A Letter to the Honourable the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States. Baltimore: Printed by John W. Butler
  • 1816: Died at his estate "Fayetteville" near Baltimore, Md.

From the guide to the James McHenry Papers, 1775-1862, (bulk 1775-1816), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : "Head Quarters", to Maj. Gen. Greene, 1781 July 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : War Department, to Brigadier General William McPherson, 1799 Mar. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed, with signed postscript : "Camp before York", to Gen. Greene, 1781 Oct. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Papers of James McHenry, 1775-1815 (bulk 1796-1800). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
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creatorOf Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829. ALS, 1810 March 17 : Washington, to James McHenry. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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creatorOf Murray, William Vans, 1760-1803. Autograph letter signed : the Hague, to James McHenry, Secretary of War of the United States, 1797 Sept. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Murray, William Vans, 1760-1803. Autograph letters (2) signed : to James McHenry (Member of the Maryland Senate), 1795 Jan. 1-1795 Dec. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Maryland manuscripts collection. General correspondence, 1799-1937. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
creatorOf Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829. Timothy Pickering papers, 1795-1797 Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Marian S. Carson collection of manuscripts, 1656-1995, (bulk 1700-1876) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Letter to Colonel [William Stephens] Smith [manuscript] 1779 November 24. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : "Camp before York", to Maj. Gen. Greene, 1781 Oct. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. ALS, 1782 March 12 : Philadelphia, to James McHenry. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Truxtun, Thomas, 1755-1822. ALS : Baltimore, to James McHenry, 1796 Nov. 3. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Oldridge, William A. The William A. Oldridge collection of George Washington's headquarters staff writings, 1775-1962. Library of Congress
referencedIn Carson, Marian S.,. Marian S. Carson collection of manuscripts, 1656-1995 (bulk 1700-1876) Library of Congress
referencedIn Hamtramck, John Francis, 1756-1803. Hamtramck, John Francis, 1756-1803 1796-1798 Letters. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829. Letters, 1807. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
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referencedIn Stevens, Ebenezer, 1751-1823. Papers, 1776-1822. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Carson, Marian S.,. Marian S. Carson collection of manuscripts (continuation record), 1656-1995 (bulk 1700-1876) Library of Congress
creatorOf Bayard, James A. (James Asheton), 1767-1815. Papers relating to the presidential election of 1800, 1800- 1831. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. James McHenry papers, 1796-1800. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Letter, 1786 May 22, Baltimore, [Maryland], to [Thomas Jefferson], n.p. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Stevens, Ebenezer, 1751-1823. Papers, 1775-1848. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph note signed : to W.R. Davis, 1799 May 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. Letter signed [in the hand of James McHenry] : Headquarters, [Fredericksburg], to [James] Clinton, 1778 Nov. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Papers, Jan. 15, 1798-July 5, 1812. [microform]. Princeton University Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Document signed : Baltimore, 1810 July 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Cadwalader family. Collection, 1630-1900. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. LS, 1781 June 13, Headquarters, to Governor Thomas Nelson. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : "Camp between the Pamunky and Mattapany - 12 miles from West-point", to Maj. Gen. Greene, 1781 Aug. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lewis, Joseph, Jr., 1772-1834. Letter to James McHenry [manuscript] 1809 Dec. 6. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : "Mrs. Ruffins", to Maj. Gen. Greene, 1781 Aug. 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. LS : Philadelphia, to James McHenry, 1798 Dec. 13. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Schmalzriedt, Fred R.,. Fred R. Schmalzriedt contracts, 1799 and 1801. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
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creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Papers, 1780-1814 and undated. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Letter, 1797. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : Middle brook, to Lord Stirling, 1778 Dec. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed : "Malvern Hill", 1781 July 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Letter, 1799 July 13 [Philadelphia], to Rufus King, London. Dartmouth College Library
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referencedIn Ross, James, 1762-1847. Letter : to James McHenry, Secretary of War / by James Ross, 1798 Jun 15. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf United States. Continental Congress. Committee report : Princeton, N.J., 1783 July 1. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn McHenry, James. James McHenry letter, 1797 Georgia Historical Society
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creatorOf Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. LS, in hand of James McHenry, 1781 June 28 : Mr. Tyre's Plantation 20 miles from Williamsburg, to Governor Thomas Nelson of Virginia. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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referencedIn Smith, Simeon, 1762-1848. Simeon Smith papers, 1798-1844. New London County Historical Society
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creatorOf Adams, John, 1735-1826. Autograph letter signed : Quincy, to James McHenry, Sec. of War, 1798 Aug. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Copy of a letter : Trenton, to George Washington, 1798 Oct. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804. Papers, 1760-1830. [microform]. American Periodical Series I
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referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. Commission, March 3, 1797. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Autograph letter signed, 1781 July 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn War of 1812 mss., 1776-1879 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf McHenry, James, 1753-1816. Letter, 1798 September 8. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Public Archives of Canada. Correspondence regarding the loan of cannons to the U.S. government, 1798. Library of Congress
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creatorOf James McHenry Papers, 1775-1862, (bulk 1775-1816) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825. ALS : Harper's Ferry, Va., to James McHenry, 1800 Mar. 20. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Silas Talbot papers, 1778-1806. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Selections from papers relating to the Six Nations, 1789-1820, 1789-1820 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Haskell, Charles, collector. Collection of papers : letters and certificates, 1796-1861. Kentucky Historical Society, Martin F. Schmidt Research Library
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