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August 17, 1795 Concerning pay, finance and accounting William Simmons Edward Voss War Accountant confirms receipt of a letter from Ensign Voss containing pay vouchers.
June 9, 1796 Credit to James Triplett William Simmons James Tripplett Notifies Triplet that his receipt roll has been examined and the amount placed to his credit on the War Department account books
October 4, 1796 Credit to Cadet Triplett's account William Simmons James Tripplett Acknowledges receipt of a receipt roll that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Credit to account.
October 17, 1796 Money for rations and pay William Simmons John Saunders Informs Saunders that he will send the money for his "retained rations" and his pay to the federal supervisor.
October 19, 1796 Saunder's pay William Simmons John Saunders Notification to Saunders that he will receive the money for his pay, subsistence, and recruiting from Edward Carrington, federal supervisor at Richmond, Virginia. States contract price of a ration at Norfolk
November 11, 1796 Pay of Cadet Triplett's men Peter Hagner James Tripplett Notification that he will receive money for his pay, the pay of his men, and the "bounty and premium" for a recruit from Edward Carrington, federal supervisor for Virginia
December 13, 1796 Pay of Saunders' men William Simmons John Saunders Notification that he will receive the money for his pay and the pay of Cadet Triplett and Lieutenant John Saunders' men from Edward Carrington, federal supervisor at Richmond, Virginia.
December 21, 1796 Credit to Triplett's account. Pay of recruit William Simmons James Tripplett Acknowledges receipt of receipts that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Discusses bounty and premium for enlisting a recruit, John Alexander.
January 20, 1797 Muster and Pay rolls William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Acknowledges receipt of muster and pay roll of Blackburn's detachment. Comments on the rolls.
February 16, 1797 Pay of Captain Blackburn's detachment William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Notification that he will receive the money for the pay roll of his detachment and his own pay and subsistence from Edward Carrington, federal revenue supervisor for Virginia.
April 11, 1797 Receipt and pay rolls William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Acknowledges receipt of receipt roll of Blackburn's detachment that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Acknowledges receipt of pay roll. Money for the pay will be forwarded by Edward Carrington, federal supervisor at Richmond
May 4, 1797 Credit to Blackburn's account William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Acknowledges receipt of a receipt roll for Blackburn's detachment that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Mentions deductions for four deserters.
May 12, 1797 Pay of Captain Blackburn's detachment William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Notification that he will receive the money for his pay and the pay of detachment from the federal supervisor at Richmond, Edward Carrington.
July 19, 1797 Muster and pay rolls; Credit to Blackburn's account William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Acknowledges receipt of receipt roll that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Acknowledges receipt of muster and pay rolls. Money for the pay will be forwarded by Edward Carrington, federal supervisor. Cited in Saunders to Simmons, 08/02/1797.
July 19, 1797 Patteson's pay William Simmons David Patteson Notification that his "account current" has been approved and that he will receive his pay from Edward Carrington, federal supervisor at Richmond
August 17, 1797 Payment owed Lieut. Saunders William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Simmons enclosed $8.00 to pay the remaining sum owed to Lieut. Saunders and $6.00 to pay Forage of Surgeon's mate, Patteson. Money will arrive via Carrington and will be part of total sum of $362.40. Reference regarding enlistment date of Charles Gil[?], but no name appears in records.
September 7, 1797 Receipts for Bounty Paid Recruits William Simmons John Saunders Simmons received letter from Saunders dated August 29th which enclosed receipt roll of Captain Blackburn's Company for June. Total amount: $285.77. $14.13 of total paid to 3 recruits which will be passed to the credit of Blackburn upon acquisition of receipts of Charles Spalding, William Hughes, and Isaac Smith.
October 4, 1797 Clarification on Difference in Pay William Simmons John Saunders The difference in pay between John Saunders and Lieut. Triplett arises from an increase of pay being allowed to Lieutenants to commence in July.
October 27, 1797 Receipt Rolls Deductions William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Two receipt rolls for pay of Blackburn and detachment for July and August received. Deductions made to pay of Benjamin Noter, Matthew Madden, William Hughes, Forman Berston, Isaac Smith, Fielding Harding, John Willroy, David Griffith, Thomas Reeder. David Patterson, Michael Shannon, Benjamin Wells, Cuthbert Shelton all overpaid. Sum of $647.98 passed to the credit of Blackburn's account. ...
November 1, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Blackburn William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons informs Captain Blackburn that Edward Carrington will pay him.
November 13, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Blackburn William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons explains alterations in the pay rolls submitted by Capt. Blackburn. Simmons also informs Blackburn that Edward Carrington will pay him.
December 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Blackburn William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons informs Capt. Blackburn that Edward Carrington will pay him.
December 22, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Saunders William Simmons John Saunders William Simmons informs Lt. Saunders that William Hughes' receipt was received and credited.
December 22, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with William Barnwell William Simmons William Barnwell William Simmons informs William Barnwell that his forage account cannot be settled.
January 25, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Blackburn William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons informs Capt. Blackburn that Edward Carrington will pay him.