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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 16, 1785 Certificate of George Armstrong Archibald Armstrong Colonel Paine Archibald Armstrong sends to Colonel Paine a letter requesting a certificate for his son's military service.
November 7, 1786 Certificate for James Armstrong Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell The author has a Certificate for $1500 in the name of James Armstrong. He was in Lees Legion and lives in Carolina. He asks the recipient to confirm that Armstrong is due this amount.
June 13, 1797 Armstrong's account William Simmons Captain Hamilton Armstrong Requests that Captain Armstrong refund a sum of money to Caleb Swan, Paymaster General, in order to clear Armstrong's account at the War Office.
July 17, 1793 Account of Jesse Armstrong Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Jesse Armstrong, late private in the Virginia Artillery.
[not available] Certification of Arrears due Edward Armstrong Henry Knox [not available] The return of invalids residing in the State of Delaware shows that Edward Armstrong, late a lieutenant in the service of the United States, is entitled to arrearages in the amount of 1,321dollars and 77 & 1/3 cents.
December 22, 1795 Pay of Private Leonard Highmaster, Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $17.16 is due Leonard Highmaster, late a private in Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Sub Legion, being his pay from January 1 to May 9, 1795, the day of his discharge.
April 23, 1791 The Case of Armstrong's Stolen Watch, Etc. Joseph Howell A. Hammond Among other matters, Howell discusses the case of Solomon Jennings who is the man whose pay was stopped by Captain Armstrong in consequence of his stealing from the Captain a gold watch and selling it. The fact having been proven, the pay of Jennings becomes liable to an attachment.
November 16, 1795 Pay of Private Andrew Simpson, Captain H. Armstrong's Company, Legion of the United States William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $17.94 is due Andrew Simpson, late a private in Captain H. Armstrong's Company, Legion of the United States, being his pay from January 1 to May 15, 1795, the date of his discharge.
April 27, 1791 Uniform Accoutrements John Stagg Isaac Craig Sec. of War orders accountrements to be exchanged with Mr. Armstrong so all levies have matching uniforms.
December 24, 1791 Letter from Captain Armstrong to Samuel Hodgdon on state of supply John Armstrong Samuel Hodgdon From Fort Hamilton, Armstrong reports to Hodgdon at Fort Washington that he received letter from General directing him to forward to Fort Jefferson certain articles of clothing which were taken forward by Mr Masralick, who was given two horses and a supply of Indian corn. Mr Kitchel says he does not intend to let Hodgdon have anymore. Armstrong says his building is complete; found a strong horse...
May 10, 1785 Resolutions of Congress for raising new regiment; & Council request for names of officers willing to continue service under present circumstance John Armstrong Josiah Harmar Secretary Armstrong sends to Lieutenant Colonel Harmar a letter enclosed with congressional resolutions pertaining to raising a new regiment. Additionally, Armstrong provides the following direction to Harmar: provide to the Council names of officers willing to continue service under present circumstances and, absent orders, keep troops in service past enlistment. Armstrong indicates the Council...
October 20, 1785 Regarding Pennsylvania's appointment of officers to command its quota of troops John Armstrong Henry Knox John Armstrong, Secretary of Pennsylvania, informs Henry Knox of the commonwealth's appointment of officers to command its quota of troops.
December 8, 1794 Account For the Arms of Armstrong's Cavalry Joseph Howell Samuel Hodgdon Constant Freeman, agent for the War Department in Georgia, wants the account for the arms that were sent to equip the hundred horse [cavalry] commanded by Captain James Armstrong. Since the money has previously been remitted for immediate disbursement, the account should be furnished as soon as possible.
January 19, 1792 Supplies Needed at Fort Hamilton John Armstrong Samuel Hodgdon Captain Armstrong lists a number of articles needed for the use of the garrison at Fort Hamilton.
March 8, 1790 Information on Lieutenant Armstrong Joseph Howell Alexander Hamilton Agreeable to Hamilton's request, Howell informs him that Lt. Samuel Armstrong, Paymaster to the 8th Massachusetts Regiment, received the monies for the four months pay of the Regiment in the month of September 1783, on which a balance remains due from him.
July 11, 1786 Cited letter or document, James Armstrong to Joseph Howell James Armstrong Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Armstrong 07/31/1786
July 24, 1786 Cited letter or document, James Armstrong to Joseph Howell James Armstrong Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Armstrong 07/31/1786
December 31, 1795 Concerning cavalry equipment William Simmons Constant Freeman Informs Constant Freeman, agent of the War Department in Georgia, that he has not been accurately informed of the amount of cavalry equipment for Capt. Armstrong's troops.
February 21, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Scott William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $9.29 is due Private John Scott, late of Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to May 3, 1794 , the day his term of service expired.
November 16, 1798 Seeking Civil Employment James F. Armstrong Alexander Hamilton Armstrong wants Hamilton's support in seeking civil employment, perhaps as a Pay Master.
April 5, 1790 Court of inquiry relative to Lacassagne's complaint; return of troops; Lieutenant Armstrong's mission Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Mentions court of inquiry relative to Lacassagne's complaint against Captain Ashton. Although Ashton's conduct not justified, the fellows in the vicinity of the garrison are such vagabonds as not to be entitled to the privileges of citizens. Encloses monthly return of troops. Lieutenant Armstrong left rapids of Ohio. Major Doughty, with Mr Vigo, at Wabash Island, preparing to start for...
August 18, 1795 Pay of Private Jonathan Newton William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $19.35 is due Private Jonathan Newton, late private in Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Sub Legion, being his pay from January to May 26th 1795, the date of his discharge.
November 13, 1786 Certificate given to James Armstrong as part of Commutation Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson In response to the recipient's request, the author confirms that the Certificate No. 89362 was given to James Armstrong as part of his Commutation. Armstrong also received three other Certificates for $1000 each that were endorsed by the author as was often the case with settlements that were part of Pennsylvania's quota.
December 10, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon John Armstrong Cited in Armstrong to Hodgdon, 12/11/1791.
December 2, 1797 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon John Armstrong Cited in Armstrong to Hodgdon, 12/04/1791.