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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 1, 1797 Money for Mr. Grant Jonathan Smith William Simmons It is the desire of the Committee that Mr. Grant be furnished the amount of money neccessary to defray his expenses home. The money should be furnished as soon as possible, Grant having been removed from the power of the sheriff and waits only for the money to travel home.
November 22, 1794 Funds for Capt. Donald Grant's Recruiting Joseph Howell Donald G. Mitchell Three hundred dollars has been remitted to John Chester, Supervisor at Wethersfield, to be transmitted to Capt. Grant for the use of the recruiting service.
October 4, 1797 Payment to Major James Grant, Tennessee Thomas Lewis James McHenry Captain Lewis, 3d U.S. Regiment and messenger to the committee, states that the committee of congress late in session at Germantown, having given Major James Grant a discharge and certificate, deem it proper that he be paid upon return to Tennessee.
October 12, 1795 Pay of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that forty dollars is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell being his pay for September 1795.
March 11, 1800 Request for Military Bounty Land Denied James McHenry William McPherson Request for Lieutenants share of Continental Military Bounty Land denied because McPherson quit the service prior to the end of the war.
February 21, 1799 Announces Possession of Trunks Belonging to Deceased Donald Grant Mitchell Samuel Hodgdon Stephen Mix Mitchell Reports the possession of two trunks belonging to Mitchell's deceased son. Refers to the rules and regulations of war regarding the payment of debts and the disposal of property for deceased officers. No debts appear against Donald Grant Mitchell [who died of yellow fever]. Requests directions.
September 17, 1795 Difference of Rations for Captain Donald Grant Mitchell William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $3.72 is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell being the difference of four cents per ration of what was allowed him on a former account.
June 5, 1795 Pay of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell's Recruits William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $659.98 is due the recruits commanded by Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, being for their pay from dates of enlistment to May 31,1795 inclusive.
September 16, 1795 Account of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $191.05 is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, being the balance of his account for recruiting, payments to his men through May, and for his pay and subsistence through August 1795.
June 2, 1797 Subsistence of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $27.45 is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his subsistence for April and May 1797.
April 22, 1796 Account of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $41.62 is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers being for bounty paid and for premiums for enlisting three men.
July 6, 1797 Pay of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $292 is due Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg, and the men under Captain Mitchell's command at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for June 1797.
March 7, 1792 Final Decision on the Grant Point Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox Governor St. Clair advises Henry Knox that he awaits word from him regarding a decision on a concern already discussed. St. Clair needs a decision so he can act on related matters that are causing him considerable anxiety.
October 1, 1797 Regarding Policy on Advancing Money to Mr. Grant William Simmons Thomas Lewis Secretary of War approved and recommended Simmons has authority to issue advances of money. Simmons has support of Congress on issue. In the case of Carey and Rogers, their advances are chargeable to the Indian Department. However, until a fund is created by Congress for Mr. Grant, Simmons does not feel authorized to make the advance required.
February 22, 1799 Certification of payments; estate of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $64.17 to estate of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for pay and subsistence, payable to father, Stephen Mitchell, heir.
May 16, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Chester William Simmons John Chester William Simmons informs John Chester that he has been remitted money for payment to Captain Donald Grant Mitchell
June 2, 1797 Payment to Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg, Surgeon's Mate John R. Lynch, including forage, and Captain Donald Grant Mitchell and the detachment under his command William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $341 is due Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg, Surgeon's Mate John R. Lynch, including forage, and Captain Donald Grant Mitchell and the detachment under his command, being his and their pay for May 1797.
May 3, 1797 Pay of Lieutenant Henry H. Muhlenberg, Surgeon's Mate John R. Lynch (including forage) and Captain Donald Grant Mitchell and men William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $284 is due Lieutenant Henry H. Muhlenberg, Surgeon's Mate John R. Lynch (including forage) and Captain Donald Grant Mitchell and the men under his command at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for April 1797.
July 8, 1797 Subsistence of Captain Donald Grant Mitchell, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $14.22 is due Capt. Donald G. Mitchell of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his subsistence for June 1797.
April 1, 1791 Gratitude to the Great Chief Little Beard [not available] Little Beard expresses his gratitude to the Great Chief, General Washington, for the grant of lands given in perpetuity to his people.
March 21, 1795 Acceptance of Peace Offering, Land Grant to the Delaware Nation Anthony Wayne Chiefs of the Delawares Acceptance of peace offering of prisoners and grant of permission for the Delaware Nation to plant the land they previously occupied in the vicinity of Grand Glaize.
June 18, 1799 Certification of payment; Sergeant Joseph Grant under command of Captain Joseph Swearinger’s Company of Maryland Militia called into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania 1794 William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $6.53 to Sergeant Joseph Grant, under command of Captain Joseph Swearinger’s Company of Maryland Militia called into service to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania 1794, for additional pay.
July 15, 1793 Indian Land Treaty of 1783 Federal Commissioners Treaty at Sandusky [not available] Ownership of land near Great Lakes is erroneous. United States gained the right to claim land through the grant of the King of England, but the Indian Nations decided to revoke that right to claim.
July 6, 1786 Memorial of Jesse Cook and Jesse Grant John Pierce Charles Thomson Report by the Commissioner of Army Accounts on the Memorial of Jesse Cook and Jesse Grant, former captains from Connecticut.
November 17, 1783 Washington's View on De Witt's Discharge George Washington Simeon DeWitt General Washington states that he does not think himself at liberty to grant De Witt's discharge as long as Congress has needs of his services. Advises De Witt to apply to Congress to determine if they still have need of his services.