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February 14, 1791 Half-Pay Due Widows and Orphans Henry Knox [not available] The Secretary for the Department of War to whom was referred the petition of Anne Roberts and of the orphan children of the late Major Andrew Leitch and of the late Captain William White reports that the half pay due widows and orphans had not been paid by United States due to lack of proper application. He advises that applications for half-pay should be made to states of residence.
July 4, 1795 Portion of Pay due Mrs. Roberts Staats Morris William Simmons Morris asks Simmons to ensure that Major Roberts' wife is receiving a portion of Roberts' monthly pay.
July 24, 1795 Instructions to pay Mrs. Roberts William Simmons Nicholas Fish Directs Nicholas Fish to pay the monies due to Major Roberts and Mrs. Roberts in New York.
January 19, 1796 Money for Mrs Roberts William Simmons Staats Morris Informs Capt. Morris that the Treasurer has remitted Col. Fish the sum of 115 dollars to pay to Mrs. Roberts on account of her husband's pay.
January 18, 1796 ENCLOSURE TO 01/18/1796 Staats Morris William Simmons Previous letter miscarried, duplicate copy of letter regarding money owed Mrs. Roberts, wife to Maj. Roberts, requesting payment through Col. Fish by draft in favor of Capt. Fleming.
October 17, 1791 Payment of the Troops in Georgia Captain Richard B. Roberts Joseph Howell In response to Howell's request, Roberts has sent his lieutenant with the money for the payment of the troops in Georgia. Howell has requested Roberts to muster his men before he leaves Charleston but has yet to tell him who is to be in charge. If this information is not received, Roberts will have them mustered by an old officer of the American Army during the late war.
July 22, 1795 Payment Due Mrs. Roberts Staats Morris William Simmons Mrs. Roberts asked to the country by her husband Major Roberts to educate her children. Yet to receive payment which could become a source of embarrassment for her and Morris. All at his post are dissatisfied.
May 9, 1800 Rejection of Officer Application Due to Age Requirement & Lack of Vacancies Benjamin Stoddert Jonathan Trumbull Acknowledges receipt of Trumbull's recommendation for William Roberts to be appointed to the U.S. Navy; admits that Roberts seems to be a fine candidate, but that he cannot be appointed to either of the positions he applied for. There is no vacancy in the Marines, and Roberts is too old to be appointed a midshipman, a rank whose starting age is 12-18.
November 11, 1795 Recommendation of Captain Josiah Roberts Fisher Ames Timothy Pickering The friends of Captain Josiah Roberts have asked Rep. Ames to submit for the consideration of the President the possible appointment of Roberts to command one of the U.S. ships of war. Roberts is a man of uncommon fidelity and spirit who is undaunted in danger, cool and perservering, and an excellent experienced seaman.
January 19, 1796 Funds for Mrs. Roberts from her Husband's Pay William Simmons Mrs. Sophia Roberts War Accountant writes Mrs. E. C. Sophia Roberts, informing her that she will receive from Nicholas Fish the sum of $115, being on the account of pay of her husband
October 1, 1795 Instructions to pay widow William Simmons Nicholas Fish Directs Nicholas Fish to pay Mrs. Sophia Roberts for her husband's service.
November 10, 1795 Letter of Introduction for Captain Josiah Roberts Henry Prentiss Fisher Ames Prentiss introduces the bearer, Captain Josiah Roberts, as a gentleman of respectability in his professional line. Roberts is as capable as any man in the United States and will makes his business known to Ames. Prentiss asks Ames to provide his influence and attention to this business.
October 1, 1795 Funds for Sophia Roberts on Account of her Husband's Pay William Simmons Mrs. Sophia Roberts Mrs. Roberts will receive $115 from Nicholas Fish on account of her husband's pay.
October 15, 1796 Loan Paid to Major Roberts John Habersham William Simmons Major Roberts has requested a loan of $100; Haberham encloses an order on Simmons in Habersham's favor for that amount.
July 24, 1795 Concerning pay to Mrs. Roberts William Simmons Staats Morris Informs Capt. Staats Morris that Major Robert's pay has been disbursed to Mrs. Roberts.
January 7, 1795 Accounts and Certificates William Simmons Constant Freeman Discusses various accounts and certificates. Mentions Captain Tinsley and Colonel Carrington. Major Roberts has an order for $115 to be paid to his wife, but a certificate is needed to indicate whether payments should continue to be paid to Mrs. Roberts. No decision yet regarding the Georgia militia.
July 24, 1795 Remitted funds for disbursement William Simmons Mrs. Sophia Roberts Informs Mrs. Roberts that Nicholas Fish has been remitted funds to be disbursed to her as payment for her husband's service.
January 23, 1796 Confirms Receipt of Letter William Simmons Staats Morris Informs Capt. Morris that the office has received his letter and that funds have been sent to Sophia Roberts.
February 8, 1797 Pay of Major Richard B. Roberts of the 4th US Regiment, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $53.87 is due the estate of Major Richard B. Roberts of the 4th US Regiment, being his pay, subsistence, and forage January 1 to January 19, 1797, payable to Mrs. Roberts, executrix of the estate.
January 6, 1800 Edward Wright to John Harris Edward Wright John Harris invoice for blankets and flints arrive with aforementioned supplies. Enclosed letter to brother who lives in Queen Anne County on Eastern Shore of Maryland. Letter contains bill, request for it to be honored with instructions on proper submission.
November 27, 1798 Payment to Davy Roberts John Stricker James McHenry Authorized payment of Davy Roberts for the purchase of carriages to be used at Fort McHenry.
April 3, 1794 Recommending Mr. Roberts Jacob Servoss Samuel Hodgdon Servoss recommends his friend Michael Roberts who has purchased the stores at Lamberton from Mr. Milnor. He also has a large vessel that transports goods from Trenton to Lamberton so if Hodgdon has any public stores to forward that way Roberts would be happy to accommodate him.
October 3, 1795 Confirms paying the widow Roberts William Simmons Staats Morris Informs Capt. Morris that Nicholas Fish has paid Mrs. Roberts.
June 14, 1786 Certificates of John Roberts Moses White John Pierce Forwards a receipt of two certificates for John Roberts to the Commissioner of Army Accounts.
February 9, 1801 Transmitting the Back Pay of Oliver Roberts William Simmons Captain Daniel Bissell Regards the back pay of Oliver Roberts, the sum of which will be transmitted by John Chester