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September 25, 1791 St.Clair speaks of militia support to his campaign Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox Letter, mentions Harmar's Court of Enquiry; describes state of provisions; discusses Kentucky militia re St. Clair's campaign.
August 21, 1794 Pay of the Kentucky Militia Joseph Howell Isaac Shelby As soon as the rolls come forward with proper evidence of the service of the Kentucky Militia, the obligations of the Secretary of War to Gov. Shelby will be discharged.
January 31, 1793 Muster & Payroll of Kentucky Militia Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Enclosed is a duplicate muster and payroll for Captain John Adair's mounted militia from Kentucky in the service of the United States during the year 1792.
February 6, 1796 Enclosed Act Regarding Pay of Militia Isaac Shelby Timothy Pickering Kentucky State Legislature passed act regarding pay of militia, as a consequence Shelby enclosed pay rolls for state militia. Details on rations supplied.
May 16, 1796 Claims Presented by the Kentucky Militia William Simmons James McHenry Simmons objects to the nature of the claims of the Kentucky militia that they should be paid for services rendered. He emphasizes that it is necessary for every claimant to submit the proper applications before they can be paid, as required by Congress.
February 9, 1795 Regarding distributing pay, ammunition and rations of certain detachments of Kentucky militia Joseph Howell John Edwards Encloses copy of instructions for distributing pay, ammunition and rations of certain detachments of Kentucky militia. Since considerable time has elapsed since advance of money, Howell wishes to close transactions.
September 30, 1791 Militia for the Approaching Campaign Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox tells St. Clair that he has asked the Governor of Virginia to instruct the county lieutenants of Kentucky to provide militia for the approaching campaign.
April 1, 1796 Pay of Detachments on the Wilderness Trace, Kentucky, called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $4,064.64 is due three detachments of militia stationed on the Wilderness Trace in Kentucky, called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky.
July 26, 1789 Protection of Frontier Unknown Author [not available] Kentucky militia capable of offering assistance to frontier settlements from Indian attacks, federal troops not sufficient to offer help.
April 16, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Kentucky Militia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $486.32 is due the three detachments of militia called out by Governor Shelby under the powers vested in him by the Secretary of War for the protection of Washington County Kentucky, and commanded by Ensign Thomas Cull, Lt. John Haydens, and Lt. George Ewing.
May 13, 1795 Sum Due Richard Stephens for supplies to Kentucky Militia William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $89.90 is due Richard Stephens for supplies furnished a detachment of Kentucky Militia under the command of Ensign Luke Colvin for the protection of Nelson County.
March 31, 1794 Money to Discharge the Arrears of the Kentucky Militia Joseph Howell Peter January Because certain arrears of the Militia of Kentucky have been refused discharge payment by William Morton, an advertisement has been transmitted to be published in Mr. Bradford's paper.
October 27, 1795 Pay of John James for mustering scouts and militia on Wilderness Trace, Kentucky William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $90.00 is due John James for his services in mustering the Scouts and Militia at the different posts of the Wilderness Trace in the State of Kentucky during 1793 and 1794.
January 24, 1800 Certification of payment; militia called out for protection of Clarke County Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $110.81 to militia called out for protection of Clarke County Kentucky, for balances due.
April 1, 1796 Pay of John James for mustering scouts and militia on Wilderness Trace, Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $25 is due John James, Esquire for mustering and qualifying three detachments of militia on the Wilderness Road in Kentucky from Jan. 7, 1795 to Jan. 7, 1796.
January 25, 1798 Certification of payments; Militia of Clarke County Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $1463.03 is due two detachments of militia under Lieutenant John McIntire and Ensign Jacob Woodward and the scouts employed in the protection of the frontiers of Clarke County Kentucky, called into service by Governor Isaac Shelby conforming to the instructions of the Secretary of War, being for their services from April 20 to October 10, 1795, payable to Thomas Bale Randall,...
April 25, 1796 Pay of Detachments of Kentucky Militia William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $405 is due the detachments of militia protecting the counties of Franklin and Shelby in Kentucky under the command of Lieutenant William Hubbell and Sergeant Allen Richardson, being their pay during May - August 1795.
February 3, 1791 Request to examine account of Lt John Belli of Kentucky Militia John Stagg Joseph Howell Stagg conveys Secretary of War request to examine account of Lieutenant John Belli paymaster of Kentucky Militia. He served in late expedition against Miami towns. Must rolls of militia must be filed in pay office before warrant granted to Belli.
July 15, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Jacob Dooley and a detachment of militia called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $202.46 is due Lieutenant Jacob Dooley and a detachment of militia called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky, being for his services performed on the frontiers of Clarke County from April 27 to June 27, 1795.
April 26, 1796 Pay of Private James Lewis, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $4.40 is due James Lewis, late a private in Capt Robert Leman's company of Kentucky Militia, being his pay from Sept. 22 to Nov. 4, 1791, the day of his death.
July 12, 1792 If Pacific Overtures Should Fail Henry Knox Isaac Shelby Knox informs Shelby that the United States intends to negotiate with the Indians for a treaty of peace and requests that Shelby issue orders to prevent the Kentucky Militia from raiding the Indian country, but if peace fails he informs Shelby that the President expects the Kentucky Militia to aid the U.S. Army in any campaign.
July 5, 1799 Certification of payment; Estate of Ensign Aaron Higgins in Captain Bush’s Company of Kentucky Militia on General Josiah Harmar’s Expedition, killed in action 22 October 1790 William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $14.36 to estate of Ensign Aaron Higgins in Captain Bush’s Company of Kentucky Militia on General Josiah Harmar’s Expedition, killed in action 22 October 1790.
November 4, 1790 General Orders to Kentucky and Pennsylvania militia Josiah Harmar [not available] Harmar says the order and regularity of the militia on their return to the Ohio River was highly commendable. Notwithstanding losses, notes the destruction of corn and vegetables, and killing of 100 warriors. Militia from Kentucky to receive pay until 10th instant, then draw provisions and march home. General returns thanks to every officer and private for good conduct, and discharges them with...
December 12, 1797 Certification of payments; Lieutenant Campbell & Militia called into service by Governor Shelby of Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $121.28 is due Lt. Duncan Campbell and a detachment of militia under his command called into service by Governor Isaac Shelby of Kentucky, in pursuant of orders from the Secretary of War, for the protection of Big Bone Lick on the Ohio River, being his and their pay from March 25 to May 27, 1795, payable to Bickham and Rees, substitutes for John Hinds, Attorney for said...
March 10, 1791 Circular Letter from the Secretary of War to the County Lieutenants of the Frontier Counties of Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Kentucky Henry Knox [not available] Authorization to employ militia in response to the situation in Ohio County. Enclosed pay and ration schedule for militia and rangers. Details on payment, supply, and activity of those volunteering for service.