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Account of Abner Prior for 1788-1790.

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Document Information
Date January 18, 1791
Author Name John Francis Hamtramck (primary)
Recipient Name Abner Prior (primary)
Summary Certification that for his services as Assistant Quartermaster at the garrison at Fort Knox for twenty three months and for the forage of one horse for the same period, Abner Prior is due $368. Neither General Harmar or General Knox will have anything to do with this account although Gen. Harmar referred it to Gen. Knox.
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Ensign Abner Prior; John Hamtramck; General Josiah Harmar; General Henry Knox; Assistant Quartermaster; ;
Related Places Fort Knox; ;
Keywords pay; forage; account; horse; ;
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Transcription

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Ens Pryor's Account for doing (illegible) duty at Forts
Recd from Genrl Hamtramck and presented Genl Knox
The United States
To Ensign Abner Prior... Dr.
For his services as Adjutant & Quarter Master
To the garrison of Fort Knox Twenty three months com-
mencing 15th May 1788 and ending 15th April 17--.
(illegible due to fold) per month. 230
For Forage for one horse twenty three months
commencing 15th May 1788 and ending 21st April
1790 inclusive and 6 dollars per month... 138
Dollars -- 368
Signed A Prior
Signed J F Hamtramck
maj comdt
Neither Genl Hamtramck or Genl. Knox will have anything to do with this account.---
Genl H. referr'ed it to Genl Knox
Jan 18 1791