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June 23, 1797 Forwarding Letter to Butler Concerning Wilkinson's Request for Reinforcements James McHenry James Wilkinson Forwards Wilkinson a copy of a letter to Lt. Col. Butler concerning several companies of the 3rd Regiment. The letter to Butler tells him that Wilkinson has seen intimations of Indians stirring for hostilities in the Northwest, and is looking for reinforcement from Butler's command -- thus he has had boats prepared in Tennessee for the transport of the reinforcements. Asks Butler to send the...
April 8, 1791 Take the Command of General St. Clair, Etc. Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler General Butler should locate the person commanding the Virginia battalion and give him the necessary money and orders. Colonel Rawlings has declined the Maryland battalion but might accept the regiment if Colonel Hall declines. General Butler is to go to Carlisle to repair deficiencies in the battalions of levies at that place and then he should proceed to the frontier to take the command of...
November 14, 1794 Substantiating Charges Against Colonel Butler Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Howell "The post has brought me the three receipts enclosed with the money to Colonel Butler. I send you one of them to substantiate the charge against him in your affair."
April 12, 1794 Balance Due Colonel Butler Butler Joseph Howell Colonel Willis to receive balance due Colonel Butler as his proxy.
June 26, 1786 Regarding the charging and passing of sums Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Lieutenant John Lewis is charged with two sums that he received from Colonel Cadwallader that are now passed to the credit of Col. William Butler as part of a settlement between Cadwallader and Butler. If the recipient visits New York, he should bring the Certificates that were issued for Colonel Moylan's regiment since the amounts must be revised.
May 7, 1800 Received Request for Statement from Colonel Butler; Forwards Accounts David Henley William Simmons Promises ready attention to the request of Colonel Butler. Forwards copies of books for March.
April 14, 1800 Requests Payment for Captain Edward Butler for Troops under Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Captain Edward Butler for Samuel Chew Hall to pay the regular troops in Tennessee under Colonel Butler.
April 18, 1800 Notification on Actions to be Taken with Butler William Simmons Richard Chandler Chandler to hold Butler accountable for double rations taken. Money charged to Butler to be paid to Chandler should be forwarded to Mr. Henley.
April 24, 1800 Notification of New Statement Issued to Colonel Butler William Simmons Richard Chandler Simmons reprimanded Chandler for misinformation regarding the pay subsistence and forage of Col. Butler. Copies of improper information sent to Mr. Henley. Simmons created new statement with correct information on Colonel Butler.
April 24, 1800 Request for Refund William Simmons Thomas Butler Simmons notified Butler statement sent to Office by the Pay Master Chandler was erroneous due to discovered receipts. Butler was overpaid for pay subsistance and forage for July-September 1799. Butler owed the United States a balance of $888.51 which Simmons requested be refunded. Alternately, Butlers pay could be suspended by Mr. Henley.
April 24, 1800 Colonel Butler's Payment Discrepancy William Simmons David Henley Discusses letter from Mr. Chandler enclosing certificate for payment regarding Colonel Butler. Certificate first forwarded was erroneous.
April 24, 1800 Notification of Erroneous Information Transmitted Regarding Colonel Butler William Simmons David Henley Simmons notified Henley previous letter regarding pay subsistence and forage for Colonel Butler was not correct. Butler now owed the United States a balance of $888.51. Colonel Butler was allowed to refund the amount to Henley or Henley was authorized to stop pay until the account was balanced.
June 15, 1797 Settling Butler's accounts William Simmons Captain Edward Butler Notifies Butler that he must account to Caleb Swan for monies owed to the War Department on Butler's accounts as "Captain of Levies" and as Captain of the U.S. 4th Regiment.
1797 Regarding Wilkinson's Request to Lt. Col. Butler for Reinforcements James McHenry Butler Letter to Lt. Col. Butler concerning several companies of the 3rd Regiment. Tells him that Wilkinson has seen intimations of Indians stirring for hostilities in the Northwest, and is looking for reinforcement from Butler's command -- thus he has had boats prepared in Tennessee for the transport of the reinforcements. Asks Butler to send the troops only if he can do without them.
August 29, 1799 Requests Payment for Samuel Cowan under Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Samuel Cowan to pay the army under Colonel Butler.
January 23, 1791 Incomplete vouchers Zebulon Butler Joseph Howell Letter from Colonel Zebulon Butler, who had transmitted his vouchers to the office but they were incomplete.
May 21, 1799 Communications with Lieut. Col. Butler; Activities of Captain Gibson James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Encloses letter from Lieutenant Colonel Butler regarding removal of officers. Refers to activity with Captain Gibson.
October 9, 1799 Provides Information about Vouchers, Prepares Colonel Butler for Philadelphia David Henley William Simmons Forwards vouchers of Captain Rickards to pay his company from October 1794 to June 1795. Forwards abstracts and vouchers from his office. Reports Colonel Butler's departure for Philadelphia.
March 5, 1784 Settlement of Regiment's Pay Richard Butler Joseph Howell Discusses the status of the settlement of the pay accounts of his regiment.
June 25, 1799 Requests Money for Arthur Crozier, under Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Arthur Crozier to pay the regular troops under Lieut. Col. Butler.
October 22, 1800 Payment of Traveling Expenses David Henley William Simmons Money owed Lieut. Sharp, Henley to pay him upon his return to Knoxville. Colonel Butler ill.
May 3, 1799 Extract of Colonel Butler's Letter James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry forwards an extract of a letter from Colonel Thomas Butler who is located at Belle Canton in Tennessee.
February 26, 1800 Bill of exchange for payment of troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment of $1650 to Henry & Boggs for pay of regular troops under Lieutentant Colonel Butler in Tennessee.
April 14, 1800 Requests Payment for Henry & Boggs to Pay Troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Henry & Boggs for Nathaniel Shaw to pay the regular troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
November 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Captain Butler William Simmons Captain Edward Butler William Simmons informs Capt. Butler that the receipts given by Caleb Swan have been passed to his credit.