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May 26, 1798 Requests Instructions and Regulations for Mr. Mentges at Fort Mifflin Lewis Tousard [not available] Appeals to higher authority to obtain a more specific delineation of responsibilities between himself as commandment and agent Mr. Mentges. Questions fortifications on Mud Island and the appointment of workers. Requests information about maritime and frontier regulations, and refers to instructions from Gen. Knox.
April 2, 1796 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges for his pay as Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States for March 1796.
November 3, 1796 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US, being his pay for October 1796.
December 2, 1796 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $60 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US, being his pay for November 1796.
January 2, 1797 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US, being his pay for December 1796.
January 2, 1796 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US, being his pay for Dec. 1795.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Francis Mentges William Simmons Francis Mentges William Simmons directs Francis Mentges to provide an explanation of the military fitness of recruits enlisted by Major Tousard.
April 22, 1800 Notification of Warrant Issued William Simmons Francis Mentges Simmons cited letter dated 17th April regarding account information. Secretary of War issued a Warrant in favor of Mentges for $5,000 as advance for the fortifications at Mud Island. Sec. of War requested information on balance held by Mentges to be rendered immediately.
September 15, 1797 Certification of payments due; compensation of Francis Mentges William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $150 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons, being his compensation for August 1797 and the bounties paid by him to six recruits and the premium allowed him for enlisting said recruits.
October 3, 1796 Compensation of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that sixty dollars is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the US, being his compensation for September 1796.
October 30, 1794 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon James Mentges Cited in Mentges to Hodgdon, 11/02/1794.
September 26, 1794 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon James Mentges Cited in Mentges to Hodgdon, 09/30/1794.
October 1, 1794 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Francis Mentges Cited in Mentges to Hodgdon, 10/02/1794.
October 16, 1794 Articles Needed for a Journey James Mentges Samuel Hodgdon Since Mentges will be taking a number of papers with him, he asks for a good portmanteau, two blankets, a horseman's sword and belt, and some small blank books. These articles will be returned when he gets back from his journey.
December 18, 1800 Certification of payment; Francis Mentges, Inspector of Troops and Garrisons, for pay William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $306 to Francis Mentges, Inspector of Troops and Garrisons, for pay.
January 25, 1798 Sorrel Horse for the Wyandot Chief James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Colonel Mentges on order a sorrel horse for the Wyandot Chief/Crane now in this city."
September 19, 1794 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon James Mentges Cited in Mentges to Hodgdon, 09/25/1794.
December 10, 1799 Deliver Goods to Colonel Mentges for Indians James McHenry John Harris Requests Harris deliver shirts, blankets, and shoes for the use of the Indians now in town.
June 1, 1796 Compensation of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons, being his compensation for May 1796.
January 3, 1798 Certification of payments; Francis Mentges, Inspector of troops and garrisons William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $122 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States, being his pay for November and December 1797.
October 9, 1794 Request for Additional Articles James Mentges Samuel Hodgdon Mentges informs Hodgdon that, in addition to the common tents already requested, there are a number of other articles, herein listed, that will also be needed for the 500 men at Trenton. The Secretary of War has informed him that blankets and mail pillions have already ben sent.
August 5, 1795 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of Troops and Garrisons William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $122.00 is due Francis Mentges, under an appointment by the Secretary Of War as Inspector of Troops and Garrisons, being his pay for June and July 1795.
July 2, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons informs Hodgdon of the accounting settlements of Francis Mentges.
January 11, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Francis Mentges William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $155.40 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of Troops and Garrisons, being for bounties paid to recruits, premiums allowed, and amounts paid for attesting the recruits.
February 8, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Francis Mentges William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $472.69 is due Francis Mentges, agent for the fortifications existing on the lower Delaware, being disbursements made by him for the timber needed for making gun carriages, and for mounting cannon, between October 26 and November 11, 1797.