Record of Enlistments and Information on Oliver Thornton

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Date October 4, 1796
Author Name Staats Morris (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Morris received the money Simmons sent. He sends receipts for the bounty for enlisting two more recruits and the deposition of Oliver Thornton.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Morris to Simmons, 10/17/1796.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Staats Morris; recruits; Oliver Thornton; Commanding Officer at Oswego; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; West Point; Owsego; ;
Keywords enlistment; recruiting; bounty; deposition; voucher; back pay; ;
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