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January 4, 1796 Supply Difficulties at Fort Johnston Jonathan Robeson Stephen Rochefontaine Robeson complains that his detachment arrived at Fort Johnston after a very disagreeable passage of 29 days. He did not get a sergeant's coat, vest, woolen overalls, and shirts at Governors Island because Captain Frye had none of those articles. There is a mistake on the return to the Quartermaster because he only received nine pairs of socks.
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
May 22, 1800 Request for Issue of Flags for the Fort Moultrie and Fort Johnston Garrisons James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of flags for use by garrisons at Forts Moultrie and Johnston, Charleston, SC.
September 29, 1796 Recommendation for a hospital orderly Frederick Dalcho Michael Kalteisen Request for the appointment of an orderly in the Fort Johnson hospital with a recommendation for "old soldier" Charles Murphy to fill the position. Enclosed with Kalteisen to Simmons, 11/01/1796.
October 17, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $237 to detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina for their pay for months of July and August 1798
October 15, 1800 Transfer to Fort Johnston James Wilkinson James Bruff Captain Bruff receives official notification that he has been transferred to Fort Johnston on the Cape Fear River in South Carolina. He is charged with guarding the country from maritime depredations and protecting the harbor from injury or insult.
June 1, 1799 Contract for erecting and repairing works at Fort Johnston, between Griffith J. McRee and Benjamin Smith [not available] [not available] Signed at Wilmington North Carolina, contract for erecting and repairing works at Fort Johnston North Carolina, between Griffith J. McRee agent for War Department, and Benjamin Smith.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver arms and accoutrements to Fort Johnston, North Carolina.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay Benjamin Smith $500 for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay $500 to Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River.
January 8, 1800 Payment to Benjamin Smith for Purchase of his lots in Smithville, Fort Johnston Griffith James McRee James McHenry McRee requests payment of $210 to Benjamin Smith for purchase of his lots in Smithville at Fort Johnston.
September 13, 1800 Exchange, payment to Benjamin Smith for erecting fortifications at Fort Johnston, Cape Fear, North Carolina Griffith James McRee Samuel Dexter McRea paid Benjamin Smith $416.69 regarding contract for erecting fortifications at Fort Johnston at Cape Fear River.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay $500 to Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River.
December 22, 1796 Pay of Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnston, North CarolinaWilliams & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $49.33 is due Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being his and their pay for October and November 1796.
July 19, 1797 Certification of payment; Sergeant Philip Williams and men stationed at Fort Johnston North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment of $56 to Sergeant Philip Williams and men stationed at Fort Johnston North Carolina.
January 12, 1799 Certification of payments; detachment Artillerists and Engineers at Fort Johnston under John Williams William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $617.45 pay to detachment Artillerists and Engineers at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, under John Williams.
July 30, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment at Fort Johnston William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $533.05 is due Lt. Jonathan Robeson, Surgeon's Mate Frederick Dalcho (including forage) and Capt. Michael Kalteisen and the non-commissioned officers and privates under his command at Fort Johnston South Carolina, being his and their pay for May and June 1798.
May 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Daniel Stevens Simmons authorizes Stevens to make payment to Capt. Kalteisen at Fort Johnston.
June 5, 1799 Certification of payment; detachment 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1339.05 to detachment 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston South Carolina, for pay.
January 31, 1799 Certification of payments; Company of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $642.71 to a Company of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston, South Carolina under command of Captain Michael Kalteisen, for forage and pay.
September 13, 1800 Exchange, payment to Benjamin Smith for fortifications at Fort Johnston, Cape Fear, North Carolina Griffith James McRee Samuel Dexter McRea makes payment of $1000 to Benjamin Smith regarding contract for erecting the fortifications at Fort Johnston at Cape Fear River.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay Benjamin Smith $500 for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River in North Carolina.
July 21, 1797 Clothing and Arms to Fort Johnston James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Twelve suits of clothing for privates and twelve stands of arms and accoutrements should be transported by water to Sergeant Philip Williams at Wilmington, North Carolina. Williams belongs to McRee's company at Fort Johnston and the clothing and arms are for the recruiting service.
August 1, 1799 Certification of payment; troops stationed at Fort Johnston under command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $412.62 troops stationed at Fort Johnston North Carolina under command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris.
July 5, 1796 Soldiers Wear Only Rotten Rags, Etc. Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon In addition to enclosing the returns of ordnance stores and clothing, Kateisen stresses the urgency of the need for coats, hats, vests, and linen overalls at Fort Johnston. The soldiers have nothing but rotten rags to wear during the hot weather and have responded with great murmering and discontent.