Volume 25 Index

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M

Maastricht, Netherlands

and allied military strategy, 191

French siege of, 333-4, 339, 359, 454

French retreat from, 343, 668

McAllister, Matthew

and theft of slaves from Martinique, 61

macaroni

for TJ, 341

TJ's plans for, 384

McConnell, Matthew

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82n, 83n

Macdonald, Sir Archibald

and deserting British seamen, 151

Mace, Mr.

British consul in Algiers, 160

and captives in Algiers, 161

McFaden, William

and use of flags, 5n, 362-3

McIntosh, Lachlan, 431n

McIntosh, Treaty of

and Indian boundaries, 355

Mackenzie, James

and bills of exchange for Department of State, 536, 566

McLellan, Arthur

petition from, 634-5

M'Lellan, Hugh

petition from, 634-5

Mclellan, Joseph

petition from, 634-5

Macon, Nathaniel

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 290

Macquinnah (Northwestern Indian chief)

and John Kendrick's land purchases, 307

Macraken, Gilbert

and case of Grange, 638n

Madeira

and consular fees, 13

and needy seamen, 71

trade with U.S., 151

U.S. consul at, 203

French prisoners in, 464

Madison, James

letters to, 442-3, 473-4, 516, 619, 660

letters from, 443-4, 532-4, 688-9

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 23n, 241n, 283,

284, 287, 288, 289, 290, 384, 697

and Indian land purchases, 48n

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

relations with Joseph Fay, 99

and second term for Washington, 155

and levees, 208

proposed appointment as minister to France, 245n

and U.S. debt to national bank, 283

and Federal District, 345, 361

invited to visit Horatio Gates, 397

and Va. chancery court seal, 401

and Va. elections, 443-4, 463, 533

returns to Va., 444

letter from cited, 444n

elected to House of Representatives, 463

and foreign loans, 473-4, 533

and freedom of the press, 532-3

and execution of Louis XVI, 533

plows for, 534, 619

and reception of Genet, 688

and Proclamation of Neutrality, 688-9

and treaties with France, 689

mentioned, 460, 475

Madison (ship), 213, 279n

Madrid

exchange rate, 69

and French Revolution, 325

Magaw, Samuel

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

Magdeburg

Lafayette's captivity at, 194n

Maine

U.S. marshal for, 316n

printing of U.S. laws in, 633-4, 651

commerce, 634-5

Mainz (Mayence, Mayntz)

and allied military strategy, 191

and invasion of Rhineland, 456

Prussian intention to capture, 456

anticipated French evacuation of, 488

allied siege of, 492

maize

export to French West Indies, 186

See corn; Indian corn

Malaga, Spain

U.S. consul at, 308, 369, 395, 435

Malines, Austrian Netherlands

and French invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 343

Malone, Dumas

and TJ's draft censure resolutions, 286, 287

mammoth

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 625

Mangourit, Michel Ange Bernard de

and French consular admiralty jurisdiction in U.S., 685-6

Manly Medal

minted in Philadelphia, 351n

Marat, Jean Paul

reported destruction of, 641

marble

for Federal District, 152, 170

Maria I, Queen of Portugal

health, 407

mentioned, 487

Maria Luisa, Queen of Spain

relations with Godoy, 142n, 191, 194n

and relations with France, 327

Marie Antoinette, Queen of France

TJ's attitude toward, xxxix

dethronement of, 84

and war with Austria and Prussia, 121

unpopularity of, 123, 125

and Princess Lamballe, 129

trial of, 131

marine clocks

Robert Leslie's improvements for, 585-6

Marit, M.

leaves London, 166

Mark, Philip

letter from, 640

seeks consular appointment in Rhineland, 640

appointed consul at Franconia, 640n

identified, 640n

letter from cited, 640n

Marriot, Mr.

and Mint, 13n, 103

Marseilles, France

Jacobin club in, 121

National Guard of, 126

and allied military strategy, 191

U.S. consul at, 202

food shortage in, 213

trade with U.S., 213

privateering in, 214, 406, 458n

trade with Genoa, 359

and Federal District, 369

Marshall, Mr. (Eng.)

and orrery for TJ, 341

Marshall, James Markham

returns to U.S., 352, 378n

and model of threshing machine for TJ, 378-9

Marshall, John

and James Currie's land claim, 171

and case of Richard Randolph, 632-3

Marshall, Moses

and proposed western expedition, 75

Martin, Mr. See Armstrong, Martin

Martin, Benjamin

and TJ's inquiries about telescopes, 341

identified, 342n

Martinique, W.I.

J. Butler's pamphlet on, 40

theft of slaves from, 61

U.S. consul at, 183, 203, 204n, 321

and French war with Great Britain, 189

governor flees from, 271

trade with U.S., 414

Martinique, W.I., Governor of. See Béhague, Jean Pierre Antoine de

Mary (ship)

detained in Portugal, 487n

Mary (ship), 230, 257

Mary (TJ's slave)

hire of, 101, 543

Maryland

and Federal District, 199n

tenant farming in, 263

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 290

Maryland, Governor of. See Lee, Thomas Sim

Maryland, Treasurer of. See Harwood, Thomas

Maryland Journal and Baltimore Advertiser

criticizes Andrew Ellicott, 267, 268

Mascouten (Musketon) Indians

and peace conference with Washington, 114

Mason, John

letter from, 590

as security for Joseph Fenwick, 68, 69n, 262

letter from quoted, 69n

and purchase of provisions for France in U.S., 590

Mason, John (Eng.)

recommended by TJ, 547

Mason, Richard

and fire engines, 164

identified, 164n

Mason & Fenwick

and workmen for Federal District, 24

masons

for Federal District, 24, 25n

wages, 25n

Massachusetts

anticipated election of Republican in, 314

Massachusetts, Governor of. See Hancock, John

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court

chief justice of (see Dana, Francis)

and Pagan v. Hooper, 389, 539-41

masts

duties on in Great Britain, 202

Matchless (TJ's horse)

death, 230, 581

Mathurins

and captives in Algiers, 143, 428

Matra, Mr.

British consul in Morocco, 160

Maubeuge, France

anticipated allied attack on, 488

Maubourg, M. See Latour-Maubourg, Marie Charles César Fay, Comte de

Maulde, France, 130

Maulde-Hosdan, Max

negotiations with Netherlands, 137

Maury, Fontaine

letter to, 529

and consular security for James Maury, 417n, 529

identified, 529n

letters from cited, 530n

letters to cited, 530n

Maury, James

letter to, 415-17

letter from, 392-3

consul at Liverpool, 202

and Domenico's proposed consular appointment, 358-9

and U.S. ship papers, 392-3

consular security, 417n, 529

Maury, Matthew

and Dabney Carr's education, 544

Mayence. See Mainz

Mayntz. See Mainz

Mazzei, Philip

Va. agent in Europe, 92

and viniculture, 92-3

Antonio Giannini's claim on, 298-9

Meade, George

letter from, 445

recommends Edward Fox for consular appointment at Falmouth, 203

recommends Benjamin H. Phillips for consular appointment at

Curaçao, 204

letters to cited, 309-10n, 446n

recommends James Blake for clerkship in Department of State, 445

letter from cited, 446n

meal

duties on in Spain, 185

export to Spain, 185

duties on in Great Britain, 187

export to Great Britain, 187

import from U.S. to Netherlands forbidden, 188

meat

shortage in France, 407

mechanics

for Federal District, 24, 25n

wages, 25n

for Mint, 447

medals

for foreign ministers, 519-20

for military officers, 519-20

See Manly Medal; Washington before Boston Medal

Mediterranean passes

States General rule on, 253

mentioned, 648n

Mediterranean sea

and U.S. trade, 214, 358-9

British navy in, 359

French navy in, 359

French privateers in, 359

mélongène (solanum melongena)

seeds for, 306

unknown to TJ, 347

Mequinez, Morocco

and Moroccan civil war, 234

Mercer, James

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 698

Mercer, John Francis

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 78, 82

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 289

merchants, U.S.

criticism of, 8

status in British empire, 147, 188

Mercury (ship)

captured by Proserpine, 489n

Meredith, Mr.

and John Clarke's invention, 276

Meredith, Samuel

and drawing of foreign loans to U.S., 239, 240

and Mint, 393, 446

and execution of Louis XVI, 443

Mermaid (ship), 68

Miami river

and boundaries with Western Indians, 355

Michaux, André

proposed western expedition, xl, 17-18, 71-2, 75-84, 85,

527, 530-1, 624-6

relations with Genet, xl, 79-80

botanical expeditions, 76

identified, 76

subscription agreement for, 77-8, 81-2, 85, 400 (illus.)

instructions for, 79, 527, 530-1, 624-6

Mifflin, Thomas

letter to, 588

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 78, 82

military stores

British restrictions on export to France, 494

militia

drafting of in France, 344

mill

for Monticello, 156, 313

Millar, Mr.

and postal service at Charlottesville, 477

Miller, George

and French consular admiralty jurisdiction in U.S., 685-6

and French privateers commissioned by Genet in U.S., 686-7

Miller, James

and Dutch trade embargo, 468n

master of Hope, 468n, 524

returns to U.S., 468n

Miller, Phineas

letter from, 644-5

identified, 645n

millwrights

for Mint, 447

milréis

Portuguese symbol for, 235-6

Milton, Va.

flour trade, 706

Mingo (TJ's slave)

and canal for Monticello, 138

minister of finance, France. See Clavière, Etienne

minister of foreign affairs, France. See Lebrun-Tondu, Pierre Henri Hélène Marie

minister of marine, France. See Monge, Gaspard

minister of war, France. See Pache, Jean Nicolas

Mint, U.S.

assayer for, 12, 13n, 103, 370-1, 578, 665, 695

chief coiner and engraver for, 12, 13n, 103, 512, 575-6

and assay of foreign coinage, 31-2, 37-9, 40, 354, 409, 412, 423

copper for, 151, 204, 393, 447, 578, 596

expenses, 446-7

machinery for, 447

raw materials for, 447

salaries for, 447

workmen for, 447

books for, 490

See coinage

Mint, U.S., Director of. See Rittenhouse, David Miquelon

provisions for, 39

Miranda, Francisco de

and invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 5, 451

and French plan to liberate South America, 243, 245n

and invasion of Netherlands, 374, 453

Mississippi river

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 71-2, 81, 85, 624

and G. R. Clark's proposed western expedition, 75

navigation of, 80, 195n, 250, 556, 558, 559-60, 653, 656-7

as Chickasaw boundary, 209

and Spanish trade duties, 250

British right to navigate, 653

Missouri river

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 76, 77, 81, 624, 625

Mitchell, David

petition from, 634-5

Mohawk river, 19, 229

molasses

export to U.S., 187, 188

distilling of, 237

monarchy

prospects for in U.S., 15, 30, 302, 436, 679

Jacobin attitudes toward, 58

abolished in France, 120-32, 218-19

and royal inviolability, 402

support for in France, 573-4, 577

TJ's comments on, 679

Moncrief, Archibald

letters to, 583, 620

and wine for TJ, 583, 620

identified, 583n

letter from cited, 583n

Monge, Gaspard

and U.S. trade with France, 340n

and capture of U.S. ships by French privateers, 489n, 572-3, 574n

Moniteur (Paris)

J. Wheatcroft's assessment of, 548

Monroe, Elizabeth Kortright (Mrs. James Monroe)

returns to Va., 384, 444

health, 698

mentioned, 662

Monroe, James

letters to, 50, 366-7, 660-2

letters from, 11, 50, 102, 429, 463-4, 696-8, 707

recommends Furant for consular appointment at St. Croix, 11

and U.S. debt to France, 50

account with Thomas Bell, 101

and appointment of ministers to Europe, 102

appointed minister to France, 245n

remains in Philadelphia, 257

and TJ's business affairs, 366-7, 696-7

returns to Va., 384, 444

and Va. chancery court seal, 401

and navigation of Mississippi, 429

recommends John Cleves Symmes to TJ, 429

and Examination of the Late Proceedings in Congress, 433-4n

and TJ's continuance in office, 463

and Va. elections, 463

and French Revolution, 697

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 697-8

mentioned, 660

Mons, Austrian Netherlands

abandoned by French, 122

and French invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 454

French retreat to, 455

Montauk Point, N.Y.

cession to U.S., 265

Montgomery, Robert

letters to, 238, 415-17

and captives in Algiers, 88n

appointed consul at Alicante, 203, 227, 238, 369, 394, 435

Montgomery, William

master of Neptune, 568

Monticello

remodeling of, 26, 43, 73-4, 91, 138, 230, 314, 353, 693

stonemason for, 26

window sashes for, 26

limestone for, 43, 91

timber for, 43, 73-4, 91, 299

window frames for, 43

orchard, 91

stable, 91, 156

canal, 98, 138

overseer for, 98, 138, 225, 263, 313, 483

carpenters for, 138

gunpowder for, 138

iron for, 138

mill, 156, 313

tenant farmers for, 225, 230, 263, 298, 313, 403-4, 483, 521

bricks for, 314

roof, 315

garden, 353, 444

grass, 444

trees, 444

Moore, Andrew

elected to House of Representatives, 533

moral law

and French treaties, 609-10

TJ's views on, 609-10

Morning Chronicle (London), 252

Morning Star (ship)

captured by Embuscade, 685

condemned by Mangourit, 685

Morocco

Barclay's mission to, 87, 88n, 143, 159-60, 182, 234, 319n,

400n, 420, 429-30, 468-9

British consul in, 160

civil war in, 160, 161n, 182, 234-5, 421, 429-30, 623, 630

U.S. consul in, 203

Morphy (Murphy), Michael

letter to, 415-17

appointed consul at Malaga, 308, 369, 395, 435

letter to cited, 309n

Morris, Caspar W.

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 83n

Morris, Gouverneur

letters to, 367-9, 387, 519-20, 575-6, 585-6, 591, 689-90

letters from, 4-5, 27-8, 66, 95-6, 189-94, 195-6, 333-5,

338-9, 343-4, 374, 450-7, 488-9, 492-3, 530, 572-4

and French war with Austria and Prussia, 4, 95

and relations between France and Great Britain, 4, 28, 95, 96, 192

and case of Euphrasie, 5, 363

letters from submitted to Washington, 5n, 28n, 66n, 96n,

194n, 335-6n, 339n, 344n, 375n, 458n, 489n, 493n

and Mint, 12, 103, 370, 575-6, 578

and debt to France, 16-17, 47n, 50, 240, 368, 369n, 382,

479, 482n, 496, 498-9, 502, 503-9

and French politics, 27-8, 334, 374, 457, 489, 573-4

correspondence with Lebrun, 46-7

proposed recall of, 57, 58n, 243-5, 247-9

and equestrian statue of Washington, 66

letter from cited, 68

and French Revolution, 95, 244

and Louis XVI's execution, 95

and T. Pinckney's cipher, 107, 150, 167, 376, 378n, 408

conflict with Jacobins, 128

and Lafayette's captivity, 142-3, 194, 382, 387-9, 390-2, 665

cipher for, 167

and French finances, 189-90

and French war with First Coalition, 189-92, 333-4, 338-9,

343-4, 450-7, 488, 530, 573

and émigrés, 192, 194n

and treaty of alliance with France, 192

and commercial treaty with France, 192-3

acquires country house in France, 193

and Genet's mission to U.S., 193

and TJ's retirement, 193, 195-6

and payment of foreign officers, 194n, 240

letter from quoted, 194-5n

and proposed colony on Mississippi, 194-5n

proposed appointment as minister to Great Britain, 244, 245n

and passports for U.S. ships, 333, 335-6n, 375, 377n

and privateering, 333, 494n

and French trade concessions, 334, 530

and trade with France, 340n

and diplomatic recognition policy, 367-8, 369n

and U.S. aid to Saint-Domingue, 368, 498-9

letters to submitted to Washington, 369n, 389n, 390, 592n, 665

aids Marquise de Lafayette, 388n

expenses, 405n, 438, 535, 542

and case of Aurora, 406

and duties on bacalao, 406

reported murder of, 422

and foreign loans, 436-7

papers for, 448

meets Genet, 457

and capture of U.S. ships by French privateers, 457-8, 488,

489n, 530, 572-3, 574n

appointed minister to France, 500-1, 502, 509n

presented to king, 503

and diplomatic medals, 519-20

and military medals, 519-20

instructions from TJ on neutrality, 576

and Proclamation of Neutrality, 591

mentioned, 61, 84, 103, 151, 518, 652, 671, 680

Morris, Lewis

home burned, 577

Morris, Mary White (Mrs. Robert Morris), 651n

Morris, Robert

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 78, 82, 83n

recommends Edward Fox for consular appointment at Falmouth, 203

and Asylum Company, 372n

stockholder in national bank, 433

and failure of Donald & Burton, 524, 527

Moses (TJ's slave)

and canal for Monticello, 138

Moulton, William

petition from, 634-5

Mounier, Jean Joseph

discusses royal veto, 58

Mountflorence, James Cole

letters from, 84, 119-20

and French Revolution, 84, 119-33

and Lafayette's captivity, 119-20

recommended to Short, 132n

identified, 132-3n

Mount Jura, 190

Mousley, Walter

TJ's tenant, 403

Moylan, John

recommends John Culnan as consul at Tenerife, 204n

Muhammad Ben Absadack

and Moroccan civil war, 630

Muley Ischem

and Moroccan civil war, 182, 234, 630

gifts for, 234

Muley Teib

and Moroccan civil war, 234

Muley Yezid

gifts for, 234

Mullikin (Mulligan), Samuel

proposed stonecutting mill, 24

Munro, James, Jr.

detained at Port-au-Prince, 414-15, 510-11, 554

master of Commerce, 414-15

Murphy, Michael. See Morphy, Michael

Murray, James

seeks military commission, 484

Murray, John, 640

Murray, William Vans

letter from, 698-9

holds public debt, 311

stockholder in national bank, 433

and French Revolution, 699

letter from submitted to Washington, 699n

and case of Eunice, 699-700

Musketon Indians. See Mascouten Indians

Muskingum river

and boundaries with Western Indians, 355

Mussey, John

petition from, 634-5

Myers, Mr.

Martha Jefferson Carr's debt to, 223, 545

myrtle wax

for TJ's candles, 270-1

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