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July 6, 1798 Additional Money for Capt. Ernest Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. Hodgdon advises that Capt. Ernest has drawn money in addition to the drafts previously accepted.
May 30, 1791 Am I the Adjutant? Matthew Ernest Joseph Howell Ernest asks Howell to find out from General Knox whether he has approved Ernest being considered as Adjutant beginning with the new establishment. He has continued in service during the past twelve months on the presumption of receiving the emoluments of the Adjutant of Artillery. "I should be sorry to have my prospects baffled through the economy of General Knox."
March 9, 1798 Capt. Ernest's Drafts Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. Letter, advises re Captain Ernest's drafts; mentions patents.
March 31, 1791 Recruiting Henry Knox Isaac Craig Knox ordered Mr. Ernest to recruiting service.
December 13, 1793 Pay of Matthew Ernest Matthew Ernest Joseph Howell Ernests asks Howell to give to John Wilkins, Jr. the amount ordered in his favor by Dr. Richard Allison and transmitted to Howell by Caleb Swan from Fort Washington.
April 10, 1799 $1000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon one thousand dollars in favor of J & A Hunt for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
April 20, 1799 $5000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon the sum of five thousand dollars in favor of James Abbot & Sons for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
June 8, 1799 $1000 for the Use of the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn one thousand dollars on Hodgdon in favor of Mr. Simpson for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
February 1, 1799 $600 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon for six hundred dollars in favor of James Henry for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
February 13, 1799 $1000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has an order on Hodgdon for one thousand dollars in favor of Benjamin Huntington and Company for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
August 5, 1793 Pay of Matthew Ernest Richard Allison Joseph Howell Dr. Allison requests of Howell that the sum of $275.68 be paid to Matthew Ernest, being the amount of the annexed account for Allison's extra pay as Surgeon General .
[not available] Letter from Matthew Ernest to Samuel Hodgdon Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Payment of four hundred five dollars.
April 10, 1799 $717 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon a draft of $717 in favor of J & A Hunt for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
August 24, 1797 Recent Bills Drawn, Matthew Ernest Empowered to Draw Bills, & Purchases for Sloop Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Submits a list of recent bills drawn, and encloses those drawn by Harragan, an agent of the Quartermaster Department. Notifies the giving of authority to Matthew Ernest to draw bills. Mentions his movements as ordered by General Wilkinson, and confirms that the supplies for the sloop Detroit have been purchased.
April 1, 1799 $1430 Drawn for the Use of the War Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon a draft of $1430 in favor of Hugh Callaghan for the use of the War Department.
January 27, 1799 $1000 Drawn for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon one thouand dollars in favor of James Fraser for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
August 12, 1796 Urgently Requesting Instructions Isaac Craig James McHenry Reiterated request for instructions on receiving flour from contractor, Matthew Ernest.
August 5, 1793 Accounts of Dr. Allison and Matthew Ernest Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Swan encloses to Howell the accounts of Dr. Richard Allison and Matthew Ernest. Dr. Allison desires that his subsistence be allowed under his present appointment and that $16 forage be sent to him each month.
May 20, 1799 $500 Drawn in Favor of James Fraser Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn five hundred dollars on Hodgdon in favor of James Fraser for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
August 24, 1797 Copy of Estimate for Materials Required by Colonel Strong and Mr. Ernest John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon [partial letter only] Materials purchased for the sloop Detroit will affect what is required for the new schooner. Additionally, paint requested along with turpentine and rosin. Enclosed memos containing list of articles required by Col. Strong and Mr. Ernest. Requested those articles be purchased and forwarded to Detroit.
August 5, 1796 Instructions for Dealing with Contractors Isaac Craig James McHenry Uncertainty in receiving flour from late contractor M. Ernest, Craig awaiting instructions on verity of contract.
May 5, 1799 Advance for Families in Philadelphia, Etc. Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a discussion of a number of accounting matters, Ernest surmises that of the $180 advanced by Hodgdon to Bradshaw and Cook, $108 is intended for their families in Philadelphia.
January 2, 1790 Blank Bills of Exchange for the Regiment Joseph Howell Matthew Ernest Howell asks Ernest to forward the blank bills of exchange to Capt. Beatty to be used for the business of the regiment.
November 8, 1794 Requests Information about Anchor Dimensions Tench Coxe Henry Knox Note about dimensions of anchors according to Captain Evans. Requests information for contractors Mr. Scott and Mr. Ernest.
October 31, 1794 Enclosed contracts for rations Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue encloses the contracts of Alexander Scott and Matthew Ernest for the supplies of rations in the upcoming year 1795.