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July 15, 1796 Autograph Letter Signed, George Balfour to William Simmons George Balfour William Simmons Pay and forage of George Balfour given to Mrs. Balfour. Lengthy description of the mix up regarding pay drawn by Mrs. Balfour and pay needed by G. Balfour. G. Balfour advised Simmons on the mix up and on payment to family of officer.
October 20, 1795 Pay and Forage of George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $36.00 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for September 1795, payable to his wife, Elizabeth Balfour.
January 6, 1797 Pay & Forage of Surgeon's Mate George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $72 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for July and August 1796 which sum is payable to his wife Elizabeth Balfour.
July 15, 1796 Balfour's Double-Dipping George Balfour William Simmons CITATION only. Simmons to Balfour 09/03/1796. [Discusses the circumstance and resolution of Balfour being paid twice in error for the same period - one payment made to his wife and one made to him at his Army post.]
May 2, 1796 Pay & Forage of Surgeon's Mate George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $72 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for March and April 1796, payable to Elizabeth Balfour, his wife.
April 1796 Pay for Eliza George Balfour William Simmons CITATION only. Balfour, Eliza to Simmons, 08/10/1796. [Eliza Balfour was instructed by Doctor Balfour to receive part or all of his pay after his departure from the City. No pay was offered until January. E. Balfour brought matter to attention of Mr. Hillas at Accountants Office. She apologized for any trouble and blamed herself, not the doctor.]
November 2, 1795 Pay and Forage of George Balfour, surgeon's mate Peter Hagner Timothy Pickering Hagner certifies that $36 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for October 1795, payable to his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Balfour.
February 17, 1796 Pay & Forage of surgeon's mate George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $36 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, for his pay and forage for January 1796 which sum is payable to his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Balfour.
September 1, 1795 Pay and Forage of George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $36.00 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for August 1795 which sum is payable to his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Balfour.
August 4, 1795 Pay and Forage of Surgeon's Mate George Balfour William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $36.00 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for July 1795, payable to his wife, Eliza Balfour.
January 14, 1796 Pay & Forage of surgeon's mate George Balfour William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $36 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for December 1795, payable to his wife Elizabeth Balfour.
December 3, 1795 Pay and Forage of Surgeon's Mate George Balfour William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $36 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for November 1795 and payable to his wife Mrs. Elizabeth Balfour.
March 9, 1796 Pay & Forage of Surgeon's Mate George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $36 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for February 1796, payable to his wife Elizabeth Balfour.
September 9, 1796 Regarding Pay George Balfour William Simmons Dr. Balfour wrote Simmons regarding his pay and the misunderstanding involving Mrs. Balfour.
February 8, 1798 Certification of payments; account of George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $46.30 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate in the Army of the United States, being for his pay, subsistence, and forage for January 1798.
January 4, 1798 Certification of payments; account of George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $92.33 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate in the 3rd Regiment, being for his pay, subsistence, and forage for November and December 1797.
April 11, 1798 Certification of payments; account of George Balfour, surgeon of frigate Constellation William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $32.26 is due George Balfour, Surgeon of the frigate "Constellation", being his pay from March 12, the day of his acceptance, to March 31, 1798.
April 11, 1798 Certification of payments; account of George Balfour William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $60.32 is due George Balfour, being for his pay, subsistence, and forage as a Surgeon's Mate in the Army from February 1 to March 11, 1798, the day of his resignation.
November 10, 1797 Certification of payments; account of George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $585.30 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, being the balance of his pay, subsistence, and forage through October 1797.
May 11, 1795 Pay, Subsistence, and Forage of George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $88.94 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, for his pay, subsistence, and forage for the months of March and April 1795.
August 10, 1796 Mistake Regarding the Drawn of Pay Eliza Balfour William Simmons Eliza Balfour was instructed by Doctor Balfour to receive part or all of his pay after his departure from the City. No pay was offered until January. E. Balfour brought matter to attention of Mr. Hillas at Accountants Office. She apologized for any trouble and blamed herself, not the doctor.
August 6, 1796 Pay of Doctor Balfour Russell Bissell William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Bissell 09/16/1796. Sends in a receipt from Isaac Craig for the pay of Doctor George Balfour. Discusses Balfour's pay. Reports a delay in sending in his receipt rolls for the pay of his detachment due to several men being on detached duty.
July 2, 1795 Pay, Subsistence, and Forage of George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $88.94 is due George Balfour, Surgeon's Mate, for his pay, subsistence, and forage for May and June 1795.
February 9, 1793 Money Advanced to Doctors Balfour & Brown Joseph Howell Caleb Swan The money Howell had advanced to the accounts of Dr. George Balfour and Dr. Charles Brown, being deducted from his estimate, cannot be considered as money in Swan's hands to be appropriated to their use until Howell's payment is deducted.
November 6, 1797 Recommendation of Doctor Balfour Captain Thomas Truxtun James McHenry Truxton reaffirms his recommendation of Doctor Balfour for the position of Surgeon on the frigate "Constellation." He notes that he has received a letter from General Wilkinson who also speaks of Balfour as an officer of professional skill, honor, and strong sensibility.