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January 17, 1801 Vouchers from Colonel Aaron Ogden, for the Quartermaster James Miller William Simmons Encloses vouchers received from Col. Aaron Ogden.
February 20, 1800 Aaron Ogden to be Deputy Quartermaster General Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Major General Alexander Hamilton recommends Lt. Col. Aaron Ogden, Commandant of the Eleventh Regiment of Infantry, for the post of Deputy Quartermaster General.
May 17, 1800 Preparations for My Arrival Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Hamilton informs Ogden that his baggage is being sent with a servant to Elisabeth Town and Ogden should take measures to send them immediately to camp. The horse that Ogden had offered should be waiting for Hamilton at Powles Hook.
February 26, 1800 Appointment of Lt. Col. Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton John Wilkins, Jr. Lt. Col. Aaron Ogden has been provisionally appointed, with the approbation of the Secretary of War, Deputy Quarter Master General. Wilkins is asked to sanction the appointment.
March 6, 1800 Letter from Major General Hamilton Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Letter from Major General Alexander Hamilton to Aaron Ogden. Image not available. Ogden was elected U.S. Senator in 1801 from New Jersey.
October 13, 1999 Letter from Major General Hamilton Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Letter from Major General Alexander Hamilton to Aaron Ogden. Image not available. Ogden in 1801 became a U.S. Senator from New Jersey.
February 20, 1800 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay. Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Recommended Aaron Odgen to act as Deputy Quartermaster who is willing to accept appointment to position. Ogden requested delay in appointment which Hamilton saw as a reasonable request. Mentioned death of Charles Smith.
December 3, 1799 Police of the Troops in Camp Quarters and Garrisons Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Hamilton informs Ogden that he wishes to employ General North and Ogden in the preparation of regulations for the police of the troops in Camp Quarters and garrisons.
June 7, 1799 Spirit of Disaffection in His District Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Major Adlum has written to Ogden that the spirit of disaffection in his district will certainly retard recruiting. Ogden hopes that Ogden's command of a detachment in Easton will not interfere with his service as a recruiter.
April 19, 1800 Letter to Col. Ogden Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Enclosed to McHenry is a copy of a letter Hamilton had written to Col. Ogden in which he outlines the duties of Deputy Quartermaster Generals.
February 26, 1800 The Post of Deputy Quarter Master General Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton explains his concept of the duties and posting of the Deputy Quarter Master General. He believes that Col. Aaron Ogden will accept that post but would deem the post of Division Quarter Master beneath him.
June 7, 1800 Officers Who Have Drawn Forage Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Although the Accountant of the War Dept. has instructed Ogden to charge those officers who have drawn forage with the sums specified by law, this direction is in violation of both law and justice and Hamilton sanctions disobeying the instruction.
May 19, 1800 Hamilton's Caravan Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden informs Hamilton that two horses and a driver will be provided for his caravan. They will be at Paulus-hook the next evening and Ogden personally will show Hamilton to his quarters near the cantonment.
June 7, 1800 Transfer of Army Units and Equipment Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Accountant of War Department instructed Ogden to settle accounts of officers who drew forage "by crediting them with the sum specified by law to be received in lieu of the Article when the Article itself is not furnished." This is a violation of law and justice. Hamilton authorized Ogden to ignore the Accountant's order.
September 7, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Aaron Ogden Simmons asks Ogden to clarify the charges submitted by John King, contractor.
February 6, 1800 Certification of payment; Major General Richard Howell and his two Aides de Camp, Aaron Ogden and Jon Rhea, of the New Jersey Militia ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $73.35 balance of retained rations to Major General Richard Howell and his two Aides de Camp, Aaron Ogden and Jonathan Rhea, of the New Jersey Militia ordered into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania.
July 24, 1799 Ogden Listed as Replying to McHenry's Circular of 7/13/1799 Aaron Ogden James McHenry Ogden is listed as replying to the Circular of 7/13/1799 in which McHenry asked for the details of each officer's military service which would be used in settling their relative rank.
May 13, 1800 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay William North Alexander Hamilton "Lists,'The difference between my report & that of Lt. Col. Commdt. Ogden respecting Arms, Camp Equipage &c &c to be allowed to the Troops.'"
May 12, 1800 Explanation for Receipt William Simmons Lieutenant Lewis Howard Receipt for provisions purchased from a contractor at Reading returned by Simmons. Purchase require explanation which he expects from Ogden.
April 9, 1800 Officers of the Line as Assistants to the Quarter-Master Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Deputy Quartermaster General Ogden asserts that officers of the line are best qualified to act as assistants to the Quartermaster and would ease the large workload of that department. Nominates subaltern to fulfill position of assistant to Ogden.
October 22, 1787 Knox refers Ogden to Morris Henry Knox Samuel Ogden Knox refers Ogden's questions to Morris and expresses regret over hearing of the poor health of Mrs. Ogden.
July 6, 1799 Appointment of Howe to a Second Lieutenancy Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden affirms his support for the appointment of Thomas Howe to a second lieutenancy in the 11th Regiment.
May 19, 1800 Transporting Hamilton's Baggage Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Hamilton's cook, Mr. Genti, is in charge of his baggage so Ogden is asked to have the baggage transported to camp without delay and provide a horse for Mr. Genti unless he declines it.
September 26, 1799 Cited letter or document, Aaron Ogden to Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Letter, Citation only
April 24, 1800 Cited letter or document, Aaron Ogden to William S. Smith Aaron Ogden William S. Smith Letter, Citation only