Half-Pay Due Widows and Orphans

Document Information
Date February 14, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary The Secretary for the Department of War to whom was referred the petition of Anne Roberts and of the orphan children of the late Major Andrew Leitch and of the late Captain William White reports that the half pay due widows and orphans had not been paid by United States due to lack of proper application. He advises that applications for half-pay should be made to states of residence.
Document Format Document Signed
Source Collection: National Archives and Records Administration: 1st Cong, House, Sec War Reports, RG233

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