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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 1, 1796 Merlbrie's account William Simmons Jerome Merlhie Merlbrie's account for pay.
May 16, 1796 Credit to Gorham's Account William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Acknowledges receipt of a receipt from Gorham that will be entered to Gorham's credit on the books of the War Department Accountants Office
March 14, 1796 Wentworth's Account with the War Dept. William Simmons Joshua Wentworth Wentworth's receipts received and will be entered in the books of the War Office
March 14, 1796 Account of the Savannah Customs Inspector William Simmons Samuel Meredith Sends receipt of John Habersham, collector of customs for Savannah, Georgia for 110 dollars and a warrant for that sum
March 14, 1796 Pay of Captain Miller's Men William Simmons John Chester Treasurer to remit a sum of money to Chester who is to pay it to Captain Miller at Middletown for the pay of Miller and his men
March 14, 1796 Pay of Miller's Company William Simmons Edward Miller Notifies Miller that John Chester will deliver money for Miller's pay and the pay of his men. Discusses issues concerning the pay account of Miller's company.
March 14, 1796 Pay of Virginia Militia and Scouts William Simmons Robert Brooke Discusses the account and vouchers submitted to the War Office by the Governor of Virginia for militia pay, pay of scouts, and protection of the frontiers
March 16, 1796 Pay of the 1st Sub-Legion at West Point William Simmons Nicholas Fish The Treasurer of the U.S. will remit to Fish a sum of money which Fish is to pay George Fleming at West Point for the pay of a detachment of the 1st Sub Legion
March 16, 1796 Pay of the 1st Sub-Legion at West Point William Simmons George Fleming Notifies Fleming that Fish will deliver him a sum of money for the pay of a detachment of the 1st Sub-Legion at West Point. Discusses the pay account.
March 16, 1796 Reply Promised Peter Hagner Nehemiah Freeman Acknowledges receipt of Freeman's letters and promises to reply.
March 16, 1796 Reply Promised Peter Hagner Stephen Rochefontaine Acknowledges receipt of Rochefontaine's letter and promises to reply.
March 16, 1796 Receipt Received Peter Hagner Nathaniel Gorham Acknowledges receipt of Gorham's receipt.
March 16, 1796 Pay of Ordnance Men and Fleming's Salary Peter Hagner George Fleming Letters received. Money for the pay of the ordnance men will be sent through Nicholas Fish. Fleming's questions regarding his salary will be referred to the Secretary of War
March 16, 1796 Pay for Detachment of Artillerists and Engineers at Norfolk William Simmons Edward Carrington The Treasurer will remit a sum of money to Carrington which is to deliver to "William Simmons" (probably meant William Graves) at Norfolk, Virginia for the pay of a detachment artillerists and engineers at Fort Norfolk under the command of Sergeant Robert Hedges.
March 16, 1796 Pay of Sergeant Hedges' Detachment at Fort Norfolk William Simmons William Graves Notifies Graves that Edward Carrington will deliver him a sum of money for the pay of Sergeant Hedges and his detachment of artillerists and engineers at Fort Norfolk
March 17, 1796 Musters of Colonel Harrison's Regiment William Simmons Alexander Dalrymple Orr Discusses the musters of Colonel Harrison's Regiment of Artillery, in particular the case of Edmond Brooke.
March 17, 1796 Requests a Copy of Instructions William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Requests a copy of the instructions cited by George Fleming as justification for the amount he paid an inspector.
March 17, 1796 Claims of Maryland Continental Soldier William Simmons Robert Goodloe Harper Advises Harper that the claims of John McNeal, a soldier in a company of Colonel Rawling's "Flying Camp" Regiment of Maryland Continental Army troops that was captured at the surrender of Fort Washington, cannot be honored by the U.S. as there are no returns of payments or muster rolls for the Maryland unit.
March 18, 1796 Stevens' Accounts William Simmons Daniel Stevens Discusses the results of the examination of Stevens' accounts settled at the Treasury and his accounts to be settled at the War Department
March 18, 1796 Closing William Power's Account William Simmons John Field Requests that Field pay a sum of money owed by William Power required to close Power's accounts on the books of the War Department Accountants Office.
March 19, 1796 "Supply of Money" needed William Simmons Caleb Swan Discusses the necessity of a "supply of money" to cover advances to the Quartermaster and other departments and deficiencies in estimates. Discusses quarterly payment being made to a Mrs. Greaton on account of her husband's pay. Encloses warrants.
March 19, 1796 Leyritz's Account at the War Department William Simmons Alexis De Leyritz Discusses his review of Leyritz's account at the War Department and his need for some further documentation to settle the account
March 19, 1796 Receipt's Received William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Acknowledges receipt of two receipts enclosed in Gorham's letter and informs him that the sums will be entered in the War Department's account books.
March 19, 1796 Claim Forwarded to the Treasury Department William Simmons John Davis Addressed to Comptroller of the Treasury. Forwards a claim for funds sent to the War Department by the Collector at Wilmington that should have been sent to the Treasury Department.
March 9, 1796 Payments at West Point William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Informs of payment to Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at West Point. Asks that Freeman send pay and muster rolls for examination.