IN NATIONAL ARCHIVES
Captain John Percival
First Lieutenant Amasa Paine
Second Lieutenant William C. Chapin
Third Lieutenant James Alden
Fourth Lieutenant James W. Cooke
Fifth Lieutenant John B. Dale
Sixth Lieutenant Gough W. Grant
Surgeon Daniel C. McLeod
Purser Thomas M. Taylor
Acting Sailing Master Isaac G. Strain
1st Lieutenant Joseph W. Curtis, USMC
Professor of Mathematics E. Estabrook
Assistant Surgeon Marius Duvall
Assistant Surgeon Richard McSherry
Naturalist J. C. Reinhardt
Midshipman John E. Hopson
Midshipman John E. Hart
Midshipman Cornelius Comegys
Midshipman M. P. Nones
Midshipman J. Jarvis Cook
Midshipman W. F. Davidson
Acting Midshipman John M. Maury
Acting Midshipman Dominick H. Lynch
Captain's Clerk Benjamin F. Stevens
Boatswain Robert Simpson
Gunner George Sirian
Carpenter H. G. Thomas
Sailmaker Isaac Whitney
Master's Mate Charles Woodland
5 Oct 1845 [Sunday] "...main spencer..."
7 Nov 1845 [Friday] Ship pumped out twice daily ‑‑ 10‑18 inches!!
5 Feb 1846 [Thursday] One of the ship's boats is named SPARROW.
7 Feb 1845 Finished painting hull.
4 Jul 1846 [Saturday] Spliced the main brace.
16 Jul 1846 Ordinary Seaman Michael Fritt died.
25 Jul 1846 "got up Guns No. 25 from the Berth Deck."
29 Jul 1846 Painting the ship outside.