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May 2, 1796 Pay of the Scouts of Green County William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $200 is due the Scouts of Green County, being their pay from July 9 to September 7, 1794.
September 26, 1793 Letter from Colonel Melton, Green County, to Georgia Governor Telfair reporting on operations against Creek Nation [not available] [not available] From Executive files of W. Urquhart, a report from Green County, Lieutenant Colonel Melton of 1st Regiment, Green County, reports that he has burned huts in Creek town, killed Warriors, and taken prisoners. Asks that prisoners be moved away from frontier people for their own safety. In need of arms and ammunition; frontier may be evacuated if no resupply.
September 8, 1793 Extract of letter from General Twiggs describing Indian robberies, damage, theft at Green County Georgia General John Twiggs [not available] Indians came to Mr Caibb's in Green County and stole property; to Mr Hill's and plundered and stole horses. Colonel Melton pursued, but waters too high. Inhabitants below Carr's Bluff near Colonel Pugh's don't think themselves safe without a block house and guard. From the files of executive W. Urquhart SED.
September 8, 1793 Extract of a letter from General Twiggs to Governor Telfair General John Twiggs Governor Edward Telfair General Twiggs describes Indian crimes in Green County to Governor Telfair.
November 30, 1792 Receipt of Joseph Howell for Margaret Green, wife of Peter Green Margaret Green Joseph Howell Margaret Green received $2 on account of husband Peter Green pay.
September 24, 1792 Receipt for Pay to Margaret Green, wife of Peter Green Margaret Green Joseph Howell Margaret Green received $2 on account of husband Peter Green's pay in company commanded by Captain Haskell.
April 28, 1797 Payment for the Scouts of Washington County Peter Hagner Francis D'Hebecourt Payment for the Scouts of Washington County made to John Davis, merchant of Philadelphia, attorney to Charles Green, substitute to Col. Sproat, attorney to the Scouts
February 23, 1799 Division of the State of Rhode Island into Recruiting Districts Ray Greene Alexander Hamilton Green provides his suggestions as to how Rhode Island should be divided into recruiting districts.
October 14, 1793 Letter from James Seagrove to Georgia Governor Telfair requesting support in allowing Oakfuskees to settle matters with Cowetas for injuries done, to stop expeditions into Creek country, to prohibit future expeditions unless authorized by law James Seagrove Governor Edward Telfair Seagrove asks that the people of Georgia not interfere with Oakfuskee efforts to gains satisfaction for injuries done by Cowetas. Also requests he call off parties of militia assembled in Green and Washington Counties. Asks that Governor issue proclamation forbidding expeditions into Creek territory without proper [federal] authority.
April 18, 1795 Payment of the Scouts of the County of Washington territory of the United States northwest of the Ohio William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $1006.66 is due to the Scouts responsible for the protection of the County of Washington and territory of the United States northwest of the Ohio from October 1794 through February 1795.
October 2, 1788 Application for certificate of Doctor Green Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell The bearer will apply for certificate of Doctor Green late of Armand's Legion.
January 24, 1800 Certification of payment; militia called out for protection of Clarke County Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $110.81 to militia called out for protection of Clarke County Kentucky, for balances due.
May 7, 1792 Account of Joseph Green Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Joseph Green, late corporal with Col. Armand's Legion.
February 7, 1797 Lt. Wright's Expenses [not available] Charles Wright This is documentation that Lieutenant Charles Wright's expenses were $50.83 while waiting in Philadelphia for dispatches from the Secretary of War and $149.19 while carrying dispatches from the Secretary of War to Knox County, Tennessee.
February 23, 1799 Division of New Jersey into Recruiting Districts Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden provides his suggestion for dividing New Jersey into recruiting districts.
October 14, 1793 Letter from James Seagrove Creek Indian Agent, to Henry Knox, on Georgia efforts to undermine peace with Creeks James Seagrove Henry Knox From Fort Fidius, Seagrove laments that his failed efforts at achieving peace with the Creek Nation are entirely owing to the unruly conduct of the people of Georgia. Reports that there are two expeditions on foot against the Creek towns; one party from Green County and other from Washington. Suggests that Georgia Governor Telfair is encouraging this activity. Expresses hope that the...
September 1800 Return of Hospital Stores calculated for one year, for the Post of Fort Green, Cockspur Rver, Savanah, State of Georgia. Alexander Peters [not available] Stores, describes hospital stores needed by Fort Green for next year.
May 2, 1792 Abstracts of Pay and Rations for Scouts and Rangers Joseph Howell Henry Knox Abstracts of Pay and Rations for Scouts and Rangers employed for the protection of the Frontier counties of the states of Pennsylvania and Virginia. Lists names and counties. Certification that the abstract was examined and compared with returns. All information verified.
May 23, 1791 Pension Due Thomas Green Henry Knox R.J. Vandenbrock It appears from the returns of invalid pensioners living in New Hampshire that Thomas Green, late a private in the service of the United States, is entitled to an arrearage of pension.
November 30, 1793 Account of Daniel Green Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Daniel Green, late private in the 2nd South Carolina Regiment.
August 2, 1792 Procurement of equipment and route of travel Henry Knox William Preston Because of the remoteness of Captain Preston's situation, SecretaryKnox forwards money for personal equipment, and one month's pay for the men. Equipment will be transported to Pittsburgh by Major General Wayne to Point Pleasant, mouth of Great Henhawa. Captain Gibson's company will provide escort from Green Briar Court House to Point Pleasant. Discusses difficulty of transport of arms and...
February 20, 1801 Account of John Green with Thomas Ewing [not available] [not available] Statement of the account between John Green and Thoma Ewing, currently at a balance of $1,940.83 to be paid in Philadelphia.
September 22, 1793 Talk from Lieutenant Colonel William Melton to Headmen and Warriors of Donnally's Town, Flint River Georgia Lieutenant Colonel William Melton Headmen and Warriors of Donally's Town, Flint River Georgia Lieutenant Colonel Melton of Georgia Militia 1st Regiment Green County warns the Creeks about their continued depredations on property and persons of settlement he commands. Accuses Creeks of professing peace with President of United States General Washington, while conducting war on the settlers of Georgia. Warns that the father in New York, who has been good to them, benevolence should not be...
July 28, 1794 David Henley to Joseph Howell David Henley Joseph Howell Expenses related to his mustering militia in the frontier counties yielded many bills. Lack of clerk left Henley to file all receipts himself, a long arduous process. Requested additional pay for work.
March 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh Caperton Simmons requests that Caperton settle his account.