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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date August 29, 1797
Author Name Stephen Hillis Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Copy of the entries for August 29, 1797, in the waste book of accounts at Knoxville.
Document Format Copy of document
Document Notes Enclosed in Hillis to Simmons 9/13/1797. One of multiple enclosures.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Stephen Hillis; Hugh Dunlap; Colonel Butler; Jonah Watters; Lieutenant Samuel R Davidson; Robert Wyley; attorny; William Dunwoody; Sevier; Lieutenant Samuel R. Davidson; ;
Related Places Knoxville; Nolachucky; south west point; Tellico; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords waste book; services; expedition; sundries; house; warrant; expenses; clothing; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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Knoxville August 29th 1797.

Contingent Expence Dr To Cash
Paid Hugh Dunlap for Services performed for Col. Butler on Nolachucky 15.--

Commissary's Department Dr To Cash
Paid Jonah Walters his Services as departing Commissary & Q. Master from 1st July to 1 Aug.
@ 400 Dollars p. Annum 33.69

Commissary Department Dr To Cash
Advance Lt. Saml. R. Davidson for acting as spring commissary to the troops at South west point 46.7

30th
Stephen Hillis Dr To Cash
Paid Robert Wyley atto. to Sundry persons for Seviers Expedition 287.--
Paid William Dunwoody atto. to Sundry persons for Seviers Expedition 69.--
William Dunwoody atto. Sundry services for 1793 22.80
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378.80

Quarter Master Department Dr To Cash
For sundries & Bills paid for Lt. Saml. R. Davidsons House at Tellico 91.21

Contingent Expence Dr To the Treasurer
For warrant No 2216 in favour of Lt. Saml. Davidson for Expences from Philadelphia to Knoxville as express to order on Clothing. 100.--

Cash Dr To Contingent Expence
Being the balance of Lt. Davidsons traveling expences 5.14