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Certification of Payment to Robert Rankin

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Date October 17, 1800
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Certification of payment; $4.49 to Robert Rankin, Adjutant of the Marine Corps for expenses incurred by the enlistment of John Morgan, alias John Grave, deserter from infantry detachment under Major Jonathan Cass.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; William Simmons; Robert Rankin; Marine Corps; John Morgan; John Grave; deserter; Major Jonathan Cass; ;
Related Places Accountant's Office;
Keywords pay; expenses; desertion; enlistment; ;
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Accountant Office October 17 1800

I certify that there is due to Robert Rankin Adjutant of the Marine Corps the sum of four dollars and 49/100 being the expenses incurred by the enlistment of John Morgan alias John Grave a deserter from the detachment of infantry under the command of Major John Cass. WS

D7 4.49

The Sec'y of War