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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 6, 1788 Regarding erroneous certificates Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Certificates for pay of privates of Second Pennsylvania Regiment delivered to Messrs. Bowen and Beatty have been erroneous.
May 1787 Accounts of P. Manning and Captain William Mackay Richard Humpton Joseph Howell Refers to account of P. Maning. Captain William Mackay, 11th Pennsylvania Regiment was shot through the body and taken prisoner at Brandywine, where the 10th and 11th Regiment were incorporated in 1778, he was appointed to 9th Pennsylvania Regiment; his wound required constant care of a surgeon in the country. Either by mistake or design he drew no pay. Mackay lives in York and is trying to get a...
June 24, 1788 Regarding Captain Peter Withington of 12th Pennsylvania Regiment Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Asks for examination of rolls of 12th Pennsylvania Regiment and inform whether Captain Peter Withington is mustered dead or discontinued on the rolls.
December 6, 1786 Whether John Christman was of a Pennsylvania Company Jonathan Nicholson John Pierce Asks that Howell examine rolls of German Regiment and see if John Christman was of one of the Pennsylvania Companies.
July 24, 1789 Certification for entitled land John Nicholson Unknown Recipient Certifies that George Francis was a sergeant in the 1st Pennsylvania Regiment is entitled to lands. Francis was discharged from service at the conclusion of the Revolutionary War. Francis places his signature on the document.
May 25, 1784 Account not settled A. Fowler Joseph Howell Fowler sends to Howell a letter informing him that the paymaster of the 8th Pennsylvania Regiment, Mr. Arthur Read, has not settled his account.
September 9, 1794 Accounts of the First Regiment of Pennsylvania Joseph Howell James Duncan On the settlement of the accounts of the late First Regiment of Pennsylvania, it appears that Simon Hifferman was mistakenly considered a deserter so a re-settlement of the account has taken place.
May 9, 1794 Assignment and Power of Attorney John Spohn War Office Power of attorney for John Spohn, late a Captain in the 5th Pennsylvania Regiment.
May 7, 1788 Account of Hugh Bradley Joseph Howell Eleanor Healley From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Discusses the account of Hugh Bradley. Bradley seems to have been a soldier or officer in the First Pennsylvania Regiment.
June 20, 1792 Account of Patrick Collins Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Patrick Collins, private in 11th Pennsylvania Regiment, for 263 dolalrs.
July 2, 1792 Assignment and Power of Attorney Jacob Rouse Samuel Maus Power of attorney for Jacob Rouse, late a private in the 1st Pennsylvania Regiment.
August 1, 1789 Certification for entitled land John Nicholson Unknown Recipient Certifies that Barney Colgan was in the 1st Pennsylvania Regiment and is entitled to land. Colgan was discharged from service at the conclusion of the Revolutionary War. Colgan places his signature on the document.
July 17, 1792 Power of Attorney and Deed Poll Richard Bishoff Unknown Recipient Power of attorney for Richard Bishoff, late a soldier in the 3rd Pennsylvania Regiment.
July 17, 1792 Assignment and Power of Attorney Thomas S Tull Unknown Recipient Power of attorney for Thomas Tull, late a soldier in the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment.
October 7, 1789 Certification for entitled land John Nicholson Unknown Recipient Certifies that John Morrison was a sergeant in the 4th Pennsylvania Regiment and is entitled to land. Morrison was discharged from service at the conclusion of the Revolutionary War. Morrison places his signature on the document.
April 17, 1794 Assignment and Power of Attorney John McIlvain Daniel Steven Power of attorney of John McIlvain - late a soldier in the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment - for Daniel Steven.
September 19, 1792 Assignment and Power of Attorney John Williamson Frederick Molineux Power of attorney for John Williamson, late a soldier in the 1st Pennsylvania Regiment.
July 7, 1800 Certification of payment; Major George Stevenson, in Colonel Jeremiah Mosher’s Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia, ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania, 1794 William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $28.90 for retained rations to Major George Stevenson, in Colonel Jeremiah Mosher’s Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia, ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania, 1794
January 16, 1786 Pay and Accounting Issues Joseph Howell Matthew McConnell Discusses various pay and accounting issues. Mentions the case of a deserter. Subjoins a certificate for David Murray, of the Fifth and Eleventh Pennsylvania Regiments.
March 27, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Henry Shrupp Simmons discusses settlement of the account for the Pennsylvania Militia during the Whiskey Rebellion.
August 2, 1800 Certification of payment; Major Andrew Johnston, Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia, commanded by Colonel Jeremiah Mosher, ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the western counties of Pennsylvania, 1794 William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $25.50 to Major Andrew Johnston, Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia, commanded by Colonel Jeremiah Mosher, ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the western counties of Pennsylvania, 1794.
August 9, 1798 Recommendation of William Henderson General William Irvine James McHenry General Irvine recommends William Henderson for appointment as a regimental commander.
April 25, 1800 Certification of payment; Major William Henderson, 10th Regiment of Infantry for expenses superintending the recruiting service, 2d District of Pennsylvania William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $88.20 to Major William Henderson, 10th Regiment of Infantry for expenses superintending the recruiting service, 2d District of Pennsylvania, and for stationary, letters and postage.
August 9, 1785 Request for certificate for sums of money Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Request for certificate for sums of money to Lieutenant William Thompson of 9th Pennsylvania Regiment, for recruiting service in 1778.
March 21, 1786 John Rea's account Joseph Howell John Hoope Discusses the particulars of the settlement of the account of John Rea, late of the 6th Regiment of Pennsylvania