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April 11, 1797 Captain MacRea's account William Simmons William MacRea Cover letter forwarding a copy of MacRea's account with the War Office.
March 24, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Captain William MacRea William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $421.84 is due Captain William MacRea, being for the six month's pay and subsistence allowed him by the Act of Congress of March 3, 1797.
March 20, 1797 MacRea's Just Compensation William MacRea William Simmons MacRea points out that while he was in Detroit during the derangement he was doing the duty of Sub Legionary Major after Capt. Guion went on furlough. Therefore, it would only be fair for him to receive the extra pay and rations for those additional duties that he never obtained before leaving the Army.
April 4, 1797 Charges to MacRea's Account William MacRea William Simmons MacRea expresses his surprise that he is charged with monies from 1792 and 1793 related to his own pay and that of a detachment he marched to Pittsburgh. He has always been careful about transmitting his receipts and arranging for the proper deductions from his account.
April 17, 1797 MacRea's Account William MacRea William Simmons MacRea discusses his account and hopes that the certificate respecting the contingent money proven before the Mayor of the City will be sufficient to have said account credited with $57.
November 1, 1797 Marine Clothing to Captain William MacRea William Jones John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Captain William MacRea of the frigate United States, twelve suits of marine clothing."
June 25, 1800 Advance of Pay and Subsistence Captain William MacRea William MacRea Samuel Dexter MacRea received furlough for health reasons. He requests that Dexter direct paymaster general to pay him pay and subsistence and advance him three months pay.
June 25, 1800 Advance of pay and subsistence Captain William MacRea Samuel Dexter Paymaster General Dexter refers to copy of letter from Captain William MacRea of Second Regiment Artillerists and Engineers. Dexter approves MacRea's request for settlement of his account.
December 1, 1797 Knapsacks, Drumheads, and a Company Book to MacRea James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver ten knapsacks, a pair of drumheads, and a company book to Lieutenant MacRea for the use of the Marines on board the "United States."
June 4, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Fitzgerald Simmons informs Fitzgerald that Capt. William MacRea's receipt was received.
March 30, 1797 Accounting for money received William Simmons William MacRea Notification that MacRea stands charged on the accountant's books with monies received for his pay, the pay of a detachment, and the contingencies of marching the detachment to Pittsburgh. Simmons requests accounting for the sums before he will issue MacRea's six months pay
September 21, 1797 Notification of Payment William Simmons Griffith MacRea MacRea will receive $200.00 for recruiting service. Simmons requests duplicate receipts.
September 16, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons William MacRea Simmons informs MacRea that his accounts were forwarded to the Paymaster General.
December 1, 1797 Expecting a Great Personage, Etc. William MacRea John Harris MacRea requests two pair of drum heads which he forgot to include in his order at the War Office. He will soon sign receipts for the suit and for the heads but does not have time to get an order currently because he expects a great personage on board.
May 5, 1796 Pay of Private John Baptist Gloster William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $8.51 is due John Baptist Gloster, late private of Captain MacRea's Company 3rd Sub Legion, being his pay from March 1 to May 4, 1796, the day of his discharge.
August 17, 1797 Drum & Fife for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris "Please to deliver to Captain William MacRea for the frigate 'United States' one drum and one fife complete."
April 11, 1797 Letter Citation William Simmons William MacRea Cited in MacRea to Simmons, 04/17/1797.
March 30, 1797 Cited letter or document, William Simmons to William MacRea William Simmons William MacRea Letter, Citation only. Cited in MacRea to Simmons, 04/04/1797.
August 22, 1797 Listed Articles to Captain MacRea James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Captain MacRea.
January 20, 1798 Drum Heads for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Lieutenant William MacRea for the Marines on board the frigate 'United States' two drum heads."
November 18, 1797 Clothing and Cartridges for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver one sergeant's suit of Marine clothing and thirteen dozen musket cartridges to William MacRea, Lieutenant of Marines on board the frigate "United States."
January 10, 1798 Clothing & Arms for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver 18 Marine muskets with accoutrements, one suit of sergeant's clothing, and three dozen flints to Lieutenant MacRea for the Marines on board the frigate "United States," John Barry, commander. The muskets McRea now has on hand should be returned to the store.
December 21, 1797 Certification of payments; men of the Frigate U.S.S. United States, commanded by Captain John Barry William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $772.47 is due the Officers, Petty Officers, Seamen and Marines on board the frigate "United States" commanded by Capt. John Barry, being the balance of their pay from the commencement of their service through November 1797, which sum is to be William MacRea, Lieutenant of Marines.
September 11, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons forwards Capt. McRea's request for pay and subsistence to the Paymaster General.
February 9, 1798 Muster Roll of Officers & Men on the Frigate "United States" Captain John Barry [not available] Muster Roll of the Officers, Petty Officers, Seaman, Ordinary Seaman, and Marines on board the Frigate "United States" under the command of Captain John Barry in the service of the United States from the 8th of January 1798, the time they were last mustered, to the 9th of February 1798.