Viewing 1–25 of 4,098 documents: "Major Stewart Herbert"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 19, 1799 Request to Pay Herbert, the Wagoner Samuel Hodgdon David Henley Reports that Herbert the wagoner is on his way back with a few loads of various stores, including those for Mr. Wright. Requests Henley to receive Herbert and credit his account. Hodgdon paid Herbert for his previous load. Henley's payment will allow Herbert to proceed without an advance.
May 8, 1786 Certificate to Herbert Joseph Howell Stewart Herbert The author is prepared to issue the Certificate for the recipient as soon as he receives the appropriate orders. If friends are not available to pick it up for him, he may direct the request to John Pierce and the Certificate will be forwarded in whatever manner the recipient prefers.
April 24, 1786 Request that certificate be mailed Stewart Herbert Joseph Howell The author had received a Certificate related to his indebtedness to the United States but, after delivering it to John Pierce, was unable to obtain it from the recipient because he had to march westward the next day. He requests, therefore, that the Certificate be mailed to him.
August 28, 1784 Report of the American Regiment Josiah Harmar [not available] Report of the American Regiment. Return of three companies plus an artillery company. Appears to be a report of companies being raised for service.
May 25, 1795 Replacing Mr. Herbert's Ailing Horse John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Herbert is the express who has brought dispatches from Governor Blount and Colonel [David] Henley to the War Office. His horse is sick with distemper and should be put out to pasture so a replacement saddle horse should be provided to Mr. Herbert for his return to Knoxville.
August 15, 1798 Stewart to Heed Directions Peter Hagner Samuel Hodgdon Asks that directions be forwarded to Mr. Stewart in the Accountant's Office.
June 17, 1797 Request for Information Concerning Individual at Norfolk Patrick Ferrall Josiah Fox Letter, asks for information regarding Herbert at Norfolk, VA.
January 29, 1794 Account of Alexander Stewart Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account statement of Alexander Stewart, late a soldier in the 2nd New Jersey Regiment.
July 13, 1788 Regarding Colonel Stewart's pay Jonathan Bankson Joseph Howell Encloses certificate and receipt for Colonel W. Stewart's pay
February 29, 1800 Delivery of box with pay vouchers David Henley William Simmons Sends a box by Mr Herbert containing vouchers for Mr. Hillis' payments as paymaster of troops in Tennessee;
October 4, 1786 Claim of Promotion John Pierce Unknown Recipient Report on a claim of promotion by virtue of vacancies by William Stewart and Palman Cadey
June 1, 1792 Account of Archibald Stewart Accountants Office, War Department Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service of Archibald Stewart, late of the 3rd Pennsylvania Regiment.
November 28, 1798 Voucher Delivery and Claims David Henley William Simmons Enclosed claim of William Anderson. Vouchers to be delivered by Benjamin Herbert.
January 3, 1799 Receipt for Indian Horses; Invoices for Clothing Samuel Hodgdon David Henley Acknowledges receipt of letters. Includes receipt for horses for Indians as well as invoices for clothing and other public stores sent by Herbert. Hopes they prove to be a reasonable supply.
October 22, 1798 Certification of payments; Lieutenant Philip Stewart of 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $91 pay to Lieutenant Philip Stewart of 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
February 5, 1800 Report of Mr. Hillis's Vouchers as Accurate; Forwards Accounts David Henley William Simmons Examined Mr. Hillis's vouchers, which shall be sent to Mr. Herbert. Mr. Hillis will enclose abstracts and vouchers for Henley's expenditures in the Indian Department.
February 6, 1801 Muster and Pay Rolls Forwarded David Henley William Simmons Box of documents forwarded by way of Benjamin Herbert, to be sent along to Washington.
November 13, 1795 Request for vouchers William Simmons John Betson Requests from John Betson that he quickly forward vouchers for the 422 dollars in pay he received for Capt. Stewart and the Delaware militia.
May 27, 1795 Accountability in the Use of Timber Samuel Shore Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon has specified that all timber received at the Navy Yard must be accounted for by specific measurement. William Herbert, who is foreman of the yard and temporary constructor of the frigate, asserts that his only responsiblity is to eliminate bad timber but Shore disagrees, arguing that Herbert must also be accountable for the amount of timber used. Perhaps a steward in the yard could...
February 19, 1787 Lieutenant Boyd's Pay Joseph Howell Alexander Benstead Howell assures Benstead that Lieutenant Boyd seems to have received all the pay that was due him and indeed is charged with the sum of $60 paid him by Colonel Walter Stewart.
June 30, 1790 Knox introduces his brother to Walter Stewart Henry Knox Walter Stewart Letter, recommends brother.
May 11, 1787 Enclosed certificates; the matter of General Muhlenberg's certificates Joseph Howell Matthew McConnell Encloses certificates of Captain Nie, Captain Mackay, Lieutenant Hughes, Doctor Bond, and Major Franks. Certificate for Lieutenant Stewart of General Hazen's Regiment has been deissued. Asks if it is consistent with the rules of general society to grant General Muhlenberg's certificate to that of Pennsylvania, when he was considered belonging to Virginia.
May 30, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with David Henley William Simmons David Henley William Simmons informs David Henley that he is accountable for the monies brought to him by Benajah Herbert.
April 10, 1798 12 Round Shot for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Lieutenant Charles Stewart 12 round shot [for] 12 pounders for the Frigate United States."
June 4, 1795 Ninety-Five Cents Due from the Paymaster James Stewart United States Senate Stewart, McKown, and Burns have submitted to Cornet James Bale their request for ninety-five cents each full balance due them from the Paymaster to the Cavalry.