Request for Account Information or Refund

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Date October 17, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name John B. Armstead (primary) Location: Loudoun County
Summary Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to Armstead by Pressley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Armstead by warrants, who then paid Major General Morgan's regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
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Related Persons/Groups John B. Armstead; William Simmons; Colonel Pressley Nevill; Major General Daniel Morgan; Virginia Militia; Treasurer of United States; Congress; receivers of public monies; aide de camp; ;
Related Places Loudoun County; Accountant's Office; Pennsylvania; Virginia; ;
Keywords monies; advance; warrants; account; abstract; expedition; refund; balance; vouchers; examination; ;
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