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September 26, 1799 Whether or Not to Repay Colonel Hamtramck Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Encloses extract of Lieutenant Colonel John F. Hamtramck's letter of July 1, 1799 concerning his failure to be repaid for expenses incurred fo the First Regiment. States: "I would request your particular attention to this subject. You will be so good as to inform me whether the payment will be made or if there are special objections to the measure, communicate them to me that I may be able to...
July 11, 1798 Request for Letter to be Forwarded to Col. Hamtramck C. Sands William Simmons Sands asks that Simmons forward a letter to Colonel Hamtramck, as the War Department knows where the Colonel is. Sands also asks Simmons for help negotiating the payment of money owed to him by Hamtramck.
March 18, 1800 Response to Colonel Hamtramck's Letter Alexander Hamilton Samuel Hodgdon Hamilton notes that he has received a copy of a letter from Hamtramck to Wilkinson with the enclosed paragraph. He wants to know what measues have been taken to respond to the requisitions discussed in the paragraph.
March 12, 1798 Letter Citation John Francis Hamtramck William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Hamtramck, 05/04/1798. Simmons informs Hamtramck that he may forward his vouchers until the paymaster can settle his other claims.
January 31, 1797 Closing Hamtramck's account William Simmons John Francis Hamtramck Requests that Colonel Hamtramck provide his account and vouchers for monies received from the War Office so that Simmons can close his account
November 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with LtCol Hamtramck William Simmons John Francis Hamtramck William Simmons sends a second request to LtCol Hamtramck to submit vouchers for expenditures.
November 13, 1799 Colonel Hamtramck's Winter Quarters Alexander Hamilton James Wilkinson Hamilton affirms to Gen. Wilkinson that Col. Hamtramck should winter at Fort Fayette with the army rather than at Cincinnatti as he has requested.
November 20, 1793 Pay matters; Colonel Hamtramck account; death of poor Herleman Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Received letters. Will assist Colonel Hamtramck in settlement of his account. Mentions deranged pay, death of Herleman. Has obtained his private effects; will deliver to his wife.
May 18, 1799 Encloses Communications; Requests Opinion about Garrisons in Detroit James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Encloses communications with Major Bradley, Colonel Hamtramck and Colonel Strong. Refers to nearby Indian chiefs. Requests opinion on garrisons at Detroit with men and non-commissioned officers.
May 27, 1799 Corrects Assumption of Pinckney's Command in Tennessee and Georgia James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Returns copy of letter to Colonel Hamtramck. Reminds him that troops in Tennessee and the Georgia frontier were under General Pinckney's command. Seeks transportation assistance from the Secretary of the Navy for Captain Fry's company to Charleston.
January 12, 1801 Certification of payment; Captain Nanning Vischer, for expenses traveling from Niagara to Pittsburg, by order of Lieutenant Colonel Hamtramck William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $9.07 to Captain Nanning Vischer, for expenses traveling from Niagara New York, to Pittsburg Pennsylvania, by order of Lieutenant Colonel Hamtramck.
April 16, 1798 Major Hamtramck's Debit John Steele Joseph Nourse Major Hamtramck stands debited on the books of the Treasury for $250 advanced to him by Arthur St. Clair. Steele has transferred this debit to the books of the Accountant of the War Department so Hamtramck's account should be resolved by him with that office. Nouse is asked to close Hamtramck's account with suitable entries and to furnish Steele with a certificate so that the sum may be placed to...
May 4, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Francis Hamtramck Simmons informs Hamtramck that he may forward his vouchers until the paymaster can settle his other claims.
July 15, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Francis Hamtramck Simmons forwards Mr. Sands letter to Col. Hamtramck.
December 6, 1799 Reimbursement for Services Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Supposed Col. Hamtramck's information regarding clothing allocation for recruits to be correct. Remarked on Pickering's disposition, but said that Craig will eventually be fully compensated for his work in the Ordnance Department, mentioned Stevens as being in the same state as Craig for full reimbursement.
October 15, 1785 Problem Regarding Subsistence for Hamtramck's March Being Funded with Bank Notes Joseph Carleton Nicholas Fish The Treasury issued bank notes instead of cash for the subsistence of Captain Hamtramck's company on the march. Joseph Carleton, War Office, explains this problematic circumstance to LtCol Nicholas Fish.
July 27, 1794 Request for Stoppages to Pay John Francis Hamtramck Joseph Howell Swan informed Hamtramck of his responsibility regarding monetary advances paid to officers. Hamtramck was unaware of his responsibility when he paid officers, and now requests a stoppage to their pay due to his lack of records and assistance in facilitating the settlement of accounts.
October 3, 1798 Settlement of Accounts C. Sands William Simmons Sands thanks Simmons for having forwarded a letter to Hamtramck and asks if he has made any reply.
March 14, 1794 Explanation of Omissions from Accounts John Wade William Simmons THe $226 received from Lieut. Wright who was in charge of the effects of Capt. Read (deceased) was by order of Lieut. Col. Hamtramck, commanding officer at Fort Wayne. Money believed to be for recruiting services. Col. Hamtramck requested it be returned to the Treasury but Wades letters were never answered by the Treasurer therefore he used the money to settle accounts. More details on the...
April 18, 1798 Closed Account of Major Hamtramch for Funds Advanced Him by Arthur St. Claire John Steele William Simmons Letter, encloses certificate signed by the Register regarding the account of Major Hamtramck.
October 12, 1785 Appointment & Duties of a Quartermaster for Hamtramck's March to the Ohio Joseph Carleton Nicholas Fish Joseph Carleton, War Office, directs Lieutenant Colonel Nicholas Fish, Commander of New York troops, to appoint an officer who will accompany Captain Hamtramck's march, fulfill the duties of a quartermaster, and be responsible for all disbursement of funds.
December 9, 1795 Letter of Introduction for Mr. Bertholet John Francis Hamtramck John Mills Mr. Bertholet, a Canadian, is on his way to Greenville on business for his uncle. Hamtramck asks Mills to provide assistance to him if possible.
July 16, 1794 Conclusion of Court Martial under Captain Lyman, Court martial of Preston to Covenve [not available] [not available] The court martial presided over by Captain Lyman is dissolved. The General Court Martial of Captain Preston on charges brought by Colonel Hamtramck will begin tomorrow with Major Burbeck as president
June 24, 1796 Intelligence on Hostilities by Chipewas Anthony Wayne James McHenry Information from Colonel Hamtramck on possible hostilities by Chipewa Indians. Wayne suggested the Chiefs should be approached to meet in council to discuss peace. Dragoons mentioned as good keepers of the peace if Indians were indeed hostile.
March 28, 1792 Letter Citation James Wilkinson John Francis Hamtramck Cited in Hamtramck to Knox, 03/31/1792.