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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 27, 1792 Captain Hannah's inquiry on Ensign Grayson's pay Nicholas Hannah Joseph Howell Hannah reports that he returned from Winchester Virginia, where he inquired about Ensign Grayson's pay, charged by Major Bedinger in his account. Grayson says he received no such money.
January 12, 1798 Letter Citation Peter Grayson William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Grayson, 02/23/1798. William Simmons informs Lt. Grayson that he holds a debt to the United States.
February 23, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Grayson William Simmons Peter Grayson William Simmons informs Lt. Grayson that he holds a debt to the United States.
July 22, 1786 Claim presented by Colonel Grayson Gust. Wallace William Grayson Letter to Colonel William Grayson, on the subject of claims.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Grayson William Simmons Peter Grayson William Simmons informs Lt. Peter Grayson that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
January 22, 1796 The Case of Capt. Blackburn and the Loss of Recruitment Money Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Wolcott discusses the case of Lieutenant Grayson who was advanced $150 for recruiting and failed to enlist recruits prior to his death. Captain Blackburn advanced him the money since Grayson obviously could not pay bounties without the necessary funds. When he died he was insolvent so it appears there is no way to recover the money.
July 11, 1794 Monies advanced to Ensign Grayson Henry Knox William Grayson Pay $45.33 to Samuel Meredith, Treasurer United States, balance of monies advanced to Grayson for 3 months pay as ensign.
January 12, 1798 I am at a loss to know how to state my account... Peter Grayson William Simmons Grayson explains that he is not able to complete his account until he obtains the receipt rolls.
March 15, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Peter Grayson Simmons provides an account balance to Lt. Grayson.
July 14, 1792 Letter from Captain Nicholas Hannah, 3d U.S. Regiment regarding charge exhibited by Major Bedinger against Ensign Grayson Nicholas Hannah [not available] Hannah discusses a pay charge exhibited by Major Bedinger against Ensign Grayson, formerly of his company, for one month's pay. He states that he does not know of monies received. He lists payments that are not legible and suggests there may be a mistake. He notes that Ensign Grayson is at Winchester Virginia. When Hannah receives an answer, he will forward to the recipient.
August 14, 1797 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Peter Grayson Simmons informs Grayson that his account is delinquent.
January 21, 1796 Use of Recruiting Funds by Captain Blackburn Timothy Pickering Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Pickering discusses the case of the late Lieutenant Grayson who was given recruiting money by Captain Blackburn but never acquired any recruits. It appears that Capt. Blackburn was justified in making the payment but Pickering challenges the actions of the accountant who seems to treat every man settling an account as a rascal.
March 29, 1793 Captain Brock's Shady Accounting Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Howell accuses Captain Brock of embezzlement. Howell states that the voucher system in place is ineffective and that Brock is claiming money advanced to Ensign Grayson for recruiting. It appears that Brock is essentially claiming Grayson's expenses as his own. Howell states that it is his duty to request that the pay of Brock be withheld until he is cleared of the charges leveled against him. ...
October 25, 1797 Accounts and Receipts Enclosed Peter Grayson William Simmons Grayson replies to Simmons' request for an account of payments made at Wheeling. He owes the United States $51.80 and has it on hand to pay to whomever Simmons designates.
April 15, 1796 Account of Isaac Artis William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Isaac Artis, late private in Colonel Grayson's Regiment in the Virginia Line.
March 8, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Isaac Craig Peter Hagner informs Major Craig that the Accountant's Office has received Lt. Grayson's receipt.
February 27, 1794 Account of Aron Simond Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Aron Simond, late private in Grayson's Regiment in the Virginia Line.
March 11, 1800 Certification of payment; Lieutenant Peter Grayson, 4th Regiment, reimbursement to Sergeant William Reed William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $36 to Lieutenant Peter Grayson, 4th Regiment, reimbursement to Sergeant William Reed, payable to Jared Brooks, paymaster to troops at or near Staunton Virginia.
April 11, 1792 Account of Henry Ringlespaucer Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Henry Ringlespaucer, late soldier in the Virginia Line under Col. Grayson, for pay.
July 10, 1794 A Drum for Blackburn's Comany John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is to issue to Lt. William Smallwood Grayson for Capt. Richard Scott Blackburn's Company of Artillerists and Engineers a drum with carriage and case, one pair of drumsticks, and two fifes with fife cases.
February 27, 1794 Account of Matthew Cofer Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Matthew Cofer, late private in Grayson's Regiment in the Virginia Line.
February 23, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Major Craig William Simmons Isaac Craig William Simmons informs Major Craig that the Accountant's Office has received his current account. Simmons also encloses a letter received at the Accountant's Office from Lt. Grayson.
August 18, 1797 Assistance on Settlement of Accounts William Simmons David Henley Simmons seeks to reduce list of debtors to be submitted to House of Representatives, requests assistance of Henley. Simmons asks Henley for final settlement of the accounts of Captain Edward Butler and Lieutenant Peter Grayson.
February 18, 1794 Service of Lieutenant William Triplet Joseph Howell Major Nathaniel Mitchell Lieutenant Triplett, formerly of Colonel Grayson's Regiment, claims commutation of five years full pay but, lacking sufficient evidence of service, a certificate from a Field Officer is needed to confirm his claim.
September 3, 1787 Caleb Swann discusses Pay Office business with Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Caleb Swan discusses pay office business with Joseph Howell. Swan mentions attending to the North Carolina muster rolls and the accounts of Alex Grayson and General James Irvine.