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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 31, 1797
Author Name Stephen Hillis Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Copy of the entries for August 31, 1797, in the waste book of accounts at Knoxville.
Document Format Copy of document
Document Notes Enclosed in Hillis to Simmons, 9/13/11. One of multiple enclosures.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Stephen Hillis; R. Houston; General Sevier; William Cowan; George Tedford; Alexander Montgomery; Captain M. Harrison; John Hamm; Colonel Butler; David Conly; John Heron; sundry persons; John Hillsman; ;
Related Places Knoxville; ;
Keywords waste book; expedition; services; grindstones; ferriage; sundries; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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Knoxville August 31.st 1797.
Stephen Hillis D.r To Cash
For to pay R. Huston for services in Genl. Seviers Expedition from 27th Sept. to 25th October 1793. 21.75
For to pay William Cowan and George Teoford for services in Seviers Expedition from 21.st Sept. to the 30.th October 1793. Ca.
For to pay Alexander Montgomery for services Cap.t M. Harrison's C.o October 28.th
December 6.th 1793. 30.--
[subtotal] 111.75
Quarter Masters Department Dr To Cash
Paid John Hammond for 2 Grindstones for Col. Butler's Regt 2.50
Stephen Hillis Dr To Cash
For to pay David Conly services in Gen. Seviers Expedition Capt Harrison's Co 21th Augt 10th Dec. 1793 84.--
Contingent Expence Dr To Cash
Paid John Heron in full for the [indecipherable] of Troops and Sundry persons on public Account. 10.37
Contingent Expence Dr To Cash
Paid John Hillsman in full for Sundries for the Quarter Master & Commissioners 35.80
Knoxville
September 13th 1797
Stephen Hillis [undecipherable]