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January 4, 1796 Supply Difficulties at Fort Johnston Jonathan Robeson Stephen Rochefontaine Robeson complains that his detachment arrived at Fort Johnston after a very disagreeable passage of 29 days. He did not get a sergeant's coat, vest, woolen overalls, and shirts at Governors Island because Captain Frye had none of those articles. There is a mistake on the return to the Quartermaster because he only received nine pairs of socks.
February 6, 1792 Memorandum of discharges for 1792 in the Hands of Robert Smith Lieutenant Smith [not available] List of officers and soldiers discharged for services in the Western Territories.
February 19, 1800 Certificate Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Johnston Refers to Joseph Johnston's Power of Attorney, including a certificate identifying the claimant.
[not available] Memorandum for Doctor Johnston James Dunlap Doctor Johnston Johnston instructed to call upon Doctor Johnston in New York for copies of receipts.
December 8, 1792 Account of Joseph Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Joseph Johnston, late a private in the 5th Virginia Regiment.
July 14, 1786 Regarding unsettled accounts and the whereabouts of certificates Michael Kimmell Joseph Howell His accounts remain unsettled due to a charge against him by Colonel Johnston for $1200 part of which was used to pay officers and soldiers and the remainder returned to Johnston. Most of the relevant vouchers were left with the recipient's office and their auditors. Since his account cannot be settled without these documents he inquires as their whereabouts.
October 6, 1800 Transfers of Sundry Officers and Men Thomas H. Cushing [not available] This General Orders lists a number of officers and men and indicates the posts to which they are to be transferred.
June 3, 1795 Pay of Private Robert Johnston, late of Captain Zebulon Pike's Company William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $28.10 is due Private Robert Johnston, late of Capt. Zebulon Pike's Company of 3rd Sub Legion, being the balance of his pay from May 1792 to July 1793, being left sick at Carlisle and Bedford during that time.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver arms and accoutrements to Fort Johnston, North Carolina.
September 9, 1785 Voucher of Service Captain Johnston Office of Army Accounts, Paymaster General, Pay Office (1783-1792) Captain Johnston sends to the Paymaster General a request for payment on behalf of Peter Coias. Coias, a former matross in the corps of artillery, is an unlettered man.
October 15, 1800 Transfer to Fort Johnston James Wilkinson James Bruff Captain Bruff receives official notification that he has been transferred to Fort Johnston on the Cape Fear River in South Carolina. He is charged with guarding the country from maritime depredations and protecting the harbor from injury or insult.
July 31, 1798 Recommending John Johnston and John Milroy Andrew Gregg Samuel Hodgdon John Johnston, a native of America, has a strong predilection for a military life and has applied for an appointment in the Army. Since such applications are numerous and one from a remote part of the country might be overlooked, Gregg asks Hodgdon to intervene on Johnston's behalf. If offered a lieutenancy, Gregg is sure Johnston would not dishonor the appointment. He also recommends John Milroy...
May 1, 1797 Box of Public Clothing from Captain Newhall, Etc. Philip Williams Samuel Hodgdon The box of public clothing has been received of Captain John Newhall and the contents correspond to the enclosed invoice. The duplicate receipt for the sum paid by the contractors is enclosed. The bill of lading mentioned it being paid in Philadelphia but Newhall insisted on keeping it at Fort Johnston since he is not going to Philadelphia soon.
December 17, 1800 Receipt of Archibald Johnston [not available] [not available] Receipt for food and lodging for General Wilkinson provided by Archibald Johnston.
March 30, 1799 Certification of payments; Company of 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payments; $662.23 to Company of 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen
December 9, 1797 Receipts of Sergeant Philip Williams Thomas Robeson William Simmons Enclosed are three receipt rolls for money paid to Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnston. There are also receipts from the recruiting service for bounties paid and premiums allowed and another receipt for Williams' service as administrator of the estates of three deceased soldiers..
June 3, 1799 Certification of payment; detachment of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers at Fort Johnston South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1339.05 to detachment of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers at Fort Johnston South Carolina.
November 22, 1796 Pay of Captain Kalteisen's company William Simmons Daniel Stevens Notification to Stevens that he will receive funds that he is to pay to Captain Michael Kalteisen at Fort Johnston for the pay of Kalteisen and his company and the pay of Michael Upton, late a sergeant in Captain William McRea's company.
January 31, 1799 Certification of payments; Company of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $642.71 to a Company of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen, for forage and pay.
May 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Daniel Stevens Simmons authorizes Stevens to make payment to Capt. Kalteisen at Fort Johnston.
September 6, 1800 Settling Daniel Wheaton's Account William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons discusses the settlement of the account of Daniel Wheaton for his supplies to the troops at Fort Johnston. There are four bills with no receipt that have been deducted. The power of attorney has been given to Thomas Ewing and transmitted by Hodgdon to Mr. Hagner.
February 2, 1797 Pay of Captain Michael Kalteisen and the men under his command at Fort Johnston South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $708 is due Captain Michael Kalteisen and the men under his command at Fort Johnston South Carolina, being his and their pay through December 1796.
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
March 1, 1793 Payment to Jacob Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay of $30 for Jacob Johnston, late private in the 2nd Regiment South Carolina.
July 9, 1794 Account of Samuel Johnston William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Samuel Johnston, late sergeant in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.