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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 11, 1796 Pay and bounties for Bruff's detachment William Simmons James Bruff Notifies Bruff that he is forwarding money from the pay and bounties due to the soldiers in Bruff's detachment and requests that Bruff submit muster rolls so his men can be paid for May
November 24, 1796 Matters concerning Captain Bruff William Simmons James Bruff Notifies Captain Bruff that the Secretary of War has read his letter and will reply to him. Bruff's muster and rolls will be examined. Requests Bruff's account current and vouchers for advances. Cited in Bruff to Simmons, 01/20/1797.
March 19, 1795 Pay of Captain Bruff, Lieutenant Geddes, & Recruits Joseph Howell James Bruff Bruff will receive a sum from Lieutenant Simon Geddes, being Bruff's pay from July 1794 through February 1795. A further sum is for the pay of Geddes for February and a third sum is for Bruff's recruits for January and February of 1795.
July 11, 1796 Account of James Bruff William Simmons James Bruff CITATION only. Bruff to Simmons, 07/18/1796. [Pay matters for his company, including his muster and pay rolls, his receipt rolls, and his vouchers for monies disbursed. Also mentions his methods of recruiting for his company. Cited in Bruff to Simmons, 01/20/1797. Cited in Simmons to Bruff 11/30/1796.]
June 23, 1797 Pay matters at Niagara William Simmons James Bruff Lists the accounts for which money sent to Bruff is to be applied, including pay of Bruff's detachment, the forage of his detachment, and the recruiting service with explanation of the sums. Discusses Bruff's account. Cited in Bruff to Simmons, 07/26/1797. Cited in Simmons to Bruff, 07/28/1797.
July 21, 1797 Captain Bruff pay for troops Fort Niagara James Bruff [not available] Bruff received $5452.03 for the pay of troops.
October 12, 1795 Confirms receipt of vouchers William Simmons James Bruff Informs Capt. Bruff that John Kilty will pay him. Also confirms receipt of vouchers from Bruff.
November 21, 1795 Concerning Capt. Bruff William Simmons George Fleming Informs Fleming that Capt. Bruff is accountable for the sum of $5000 dollars.
July 12, 1794 Funds for Capt. Bruff's Recruiting Joseph Howell James Bruff The Secretary of War has directed a remittance to Capt. Bruff though the hands of George Gale, Supervisor at Baltimore, for the use of the recruiting service.
November 6, 1795 Instructions to pay Capt. Bruff Peter Hagner John Kilty Informs John Kilty that the Treasurer will remit him the sum of 100 dollars, to be paid to Capt. Bruff for the expenses of marching his men.
February 8, 1798 Letter Citation James Bruff Peter Hagner Cited in Hagner to Bruff, 03/08/1798.Peter Hagner informs Capt. Bruff that the Accountant's Office has received and credited his receipt rolls.
February 23, 1797 Subsistence of Captain James Bruff William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $176.25 is due Captain James Bruff, being his subsistence from June 10, 1796 to January 31, 1797.
July 18, 1796 Pay and recruiting matters in Bruff's company James Bruff William Simmons Pay matters for his company, including his muster and pay rolls, his receipt rolls, and his vouchers for monies disbursed. Also mentions his methods of recruiting for his company. Cited in Bruff to Simmons, 01/20/1797. Cited in Simmons to Bruff 11/30/1796.
April 27, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Captain Bruff William Simmons James Bruff William Simmons forwards blank pay rolls to Captain James Bruff.
August 13, 1795 Letter Citation James Bruff William Simmons Cited in Hagner to Bruff 08/18/1795
August 24, 1786 Claim for commutation John Pierce James Bruff Informs Capt. James Bruff that he has received his claim for commutation and will soon consider it. Bruff will not be able to receive subsistence pay however.
January 28, 1795 The Pay of Captain Bruff's Men Joseph Howell James Bruff The Treasurer has been directed to remit to George Gale, Supervisor at Baltimore, a sum to be transmitted to Bruff for the pay of the non-commissioned officers and privates in his Company. Receipts must be collected and if a signature is not written, the mark must be witnessed by a commissioned officer or a person of respectability.
August 7, 1799 Account of James Bruff James Bruff [not available] Bruff acknowledges receipt $400 from Caleb Swan.
November 5, 1795 Pay of Captain James Bruff at Baltimore Peter Hagner Timothy Pickering Hagner certifies that eighty dollars is due Captain James Bruff at Baltimore being his pay for September and October 1795.
July 28, 1797 Letter for Captain Bruff William Simmons [not available] Requests that Chapin forward a letter to Captain James Bruff at Fort Niagara.
November 30, 1796 Dispatches for Captain Bruff William Simmons [not available] Requests that Chapin give personal attention to forwarding important dispatches to Captain James Bruff at Niagara
October 12, 1795 Instructions to pay Captain Bruff William Simmons John Kilty Directs John Kilty to pay Capt. James Bruff for recruiting.
November 17, 1797 Letter Citation James Bruff William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Bruff, 12/20/1797.
August 6, 1794 Letter Citation James Bruff Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Bruff 08/09/1794
March 27, 1800 Notification of Balance Due William Simmons James Bruff Notification that expenses for travel were extravagant. Bruff will only be paid for subsistence.Remaining balance of $5.44 in favor of Bruff to be paid to him by Edward Carrington.