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February 4, 1790 Settling accounts of Colonel Pope and Captain McKennan Eleazer McComb Joseph Howell McComb letter encloses accounts, including Colonel Popeís amount, with sundry remarks as well. It also encloses Captain McKennanís account for enlistment and bounties for fifteen men.
February 20, 1786 Replacement of Delaware Regiment Certificates William McKennan Joseph Howell The author requests that four Certificates issued to George Kirts of the Delaware Regiment be replaced since they were partially damaged. Fragments of the Certificates are enclosed as well as an oath by Kirts regarding the legitimacy of this request. The replacement Certificates should be sent to John Patten, a Delegate in the grand Council who will then pay the receipts and convey them to the...
March 22, 1790 Concerning pensions and settlements Joseph Howell Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton concerning pensions and settlements, offering information from the books of the office.
January 30, 1792 Warrant to Pay Pensioners signed by Henry Knox. Henry Knox James Tilton This is another letter authorizing the $996 payment of pensions to military invalids between September 5th, 1791 and March 4th, 1792.
February 9, 1791 Invoice of Pay and Pensions for Invalids Henry Knox James Tilton The letter provides a list of pay and pensions due to military invalids in Delaware, with notation of those who have moved or are deceased. The second page concludes with an order to pay the pensions out of treasury funds.
May 17, 1786 Damaged Pay Certificates Joseph Howell William McKennan The author refuses the request of a soldier to replace damaged Certificates because the fragments provided are in such poor condition that they cannot be matched with the appropriate records. The Commissioner of Army Accounts even made the effort to show the fragments to the Board of Treasury who also is of the opinion that the Certificates cannot legitimately be replaced.
March 24, 1799 Recommendation of Captain Freeman George Ingersoll Alexander Hamilton Ingersoll recommends Captain Freeman to replace Captain Littlefield as commander of the company.
January 23, 1801 No Further Action Needs to be Taken on Behalf of Captain Irvine William Simmons General William Irvine Simmons received William Irvine's letters of December 22nd and January 20th regarding a letter of Captain Irvine's. Simmons is writing to inform William Irvine that no further action needs to be taken on behalf of Captain Irvine.
April 16, 1796 Captain Power's Balance William Simmons John Field Questions regarding the payment of the balance due to Captain William Power and whether it can be closed.
April 12, 1793 Stoppages of Pay Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Howell's last instruction to stop those officers' pay who have irregularities in their accounts is so unqualified that it is embarrassing to Swan. Swan recommends that no more stoppages be made at the present time. Instead perhaps a proportionate sum could be withheld, depending upon the nature of the error, until the accounts are settled.
July 20, 1792 Payments Isaac Craig Henry Knox Lists various payments made, promised receipts. Wayne satisfied with powder, much stronger than previous orders.
January 16, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Samuel Vincent William Simmons Samuel Vincent William Simmons informs Samuel Vincent of the sum of the balance on his account.
December 14, 1795 Settlement of accounts with First, Second, Third, Fourth Sub Legions Caleb Swan William Simmons Lists pay, forage and subsistence for officers; warrants; muster rolls, settlement of sundry subsistence accounts.
November 23, 1796 Pay of Captain Gibson's and Captain Rickard's recruits William Simmons John Wade Directs Captain Wade to pay Ensign Larkin Dickenson and the recruits under the command of Captain Alexander Gibson at Staunton, Virginia and to deliver to David Henley at Knoxville the money for the pay of Captain William Rickard's recruits at Tarborough, North Carolina.
May 26, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Captain Lewis William Simmons William Lewis William Simmons informs Captain William Lewis that he will receive payment from George Gale at Baltimore.
December 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Miller William Simmons Edward Miller William Simmons informs Capt. Miller that John Chester will pay him.
May 26, 1795 Pay of Captain William Lewis William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $120 is due Captain William Lewis for his pay from February through April 1795.
November 23, 1796 Pay of Captain Rickard's recruits William Simmons David Henley Notification to Henley that he will receive money from Captain John Wade that he is to pay to Captain William Rickard at Tarborough, North Carolina for the pay of Rickard's recruits
November 16, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Thomas Butler William Simmons Thomas Butler William Simmons provides an extract of a receipt to Thomas Butler. The extract demonstrates that Butler is accountable for having received monies from Colonel Nevill.
July 23, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nicholas Fish Simmons authorizes Fish to make payments.
February 6, 1786 Report on Colonel Shreve's Recruiting Accounts Caleb Swan John Pierce Report on the state of Colonel Shreve's recruiting accounts for the year 1777. Lists company Captains in the regiment.
December 5, 1796 Pay of Captain Willson & Captain Frye & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $334.60 is due Captain William Willson and Captain Frederick Frye and the detachment of the Corps of Artillerists & Engineers under his command at Governors Island, being their pay through November 1796.
December 21, 1789 Estimated cost of Rent for buildings for Recruits Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the rents of buildings occupied by Captain M Curdy's and Captain Ferguson's companies of recruits
March 13, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Captain William Lewis William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $321.90 is due Captain William Lewis, being for the six month's pay and subsistence allowed by the Act of Congress of March 3, 1797.
February 27, 1798 Henley's examination of Captain Rickamís Account David Henley William Simmons Henley reports that he examined account of Captain William Rickard, who acted as Deputy Paymaster to the troops, and found he is due a balance of $686.60.