Request for Payment, Draft in favor of Joshua Coit

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
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Date December 20, 1797
Author Name Charles Watrous (primary) Location: Connecticut
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Enclosed account that Watrous filled out more completely and submitted a second copy of accounts. Since Watrous was unable to obtain the price of rations at various locations at which rations were drawn, he saw the sum of money he drew in favor of Joshua Coit as sufficient to cover debts until Watrous meets with Simmons to settle all his accounts. Accounts inclosed.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Has an enclosure of account of Watrous with the U.S.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Charles Watrous; Joshua Coit; surgeon's mate; David Kilborn; Justice of the Peace; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Connecticut; Colchester; Fort Hamilton; Fort Steuben; Fort Washington; Fort Massac; Natchez; New York; Middletown; ;
Keywords mail; account; rations; ;
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