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July 13, 1796 Swords Available for $7.50 Each D. Gamble James McHenry In the extract Gamble discusses a group of young men who were forming themselves into a volunteer troop of horse [cavalry]. Gamble imported complete horseman's hangars and iron scabbards for them but, due to a mistunderstanding about the choice of officers, they will probably not be formed and many swords remain on hand that can be bought for $7.50 each.
April 28, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Captain Gamble William Simmons James Gamble William Simmons sends blank pay rolls with instructions to Captain James Gamble.
July 24, 1799 Requests Closed Balance for Captain John Chisholm, Paid to Colonel Gamble David Henley William Simmons Forwards John Chisolm's account with his own remarks. Requests balance be paid to Colonel Gamble of Richmond.
July 14, 1796 Swords Available for $7.50 Each Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War has directed Jones to transmit to Hodgdon an extract from D. Gamble to the Secretary of War in which he discusses a group of young men who were forming themselves into a volunteer troop of horse [cavalry]. Gamble imported complete horseman's hangars and iron scabbards for them but, due to a mistunderstanding about the choice of officers, they will probably not be deployed and...
July 20, 1795 Pay of Captain James Gamble, and Recruits, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $133.77 is due Capt. James Gamble of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers and the Recruits under his command being for his and their pay for June 1795.
July 15, 1795 Subsistence is Captain James Gamble, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $25.41 is due Captain James Gamble of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers being in full for his subsistence for May and June 1795.
May 7, 1799 Debt Owed Colonel Gamble David Henley John Chisolm Has received letters from the War Office and Colonel Gamble and is ready to take up accounts immediately. Stands ready to receive cattle for part of debt owed him.
March 15, 1797 Account of James Gamble, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $63.11 is due Samuel Moore, Attorney to James Morrison and Robert Maxwell, administrators of the estate of James Gamble, being the balance of his recruiting account and pay and subsistence to August 11, 1797, the day of his death.
May 5, 1795 Subsistence of Captain James Gamble, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $43.20 is due Captain James Gamble of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his subsistence for the first four months of 1795.
July 15, 1795 Ordnance for Mud Island Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Pickering asks Hodgdon to deliver to James Gamble for the use of the garrison at Mud Island the following: half a barrel of cannon powder, fifty tubes filled and forty empty cartridges for four-pounders.
April 12, 1796 Accounts examined and money owed William Simmons James Morrison Accounts of a Captain James Gamble deceased have been examined anf Simmons requests that Morrison pay the sums owed to the War Department
February 18, 1796 Pay of John McGee, Deceased, late a private in Captain James Gamble's Company William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $7.73 is due John McGee, late a private in Captain James Gamble's Company, being his pay from Nov. 1 to Nov. 28, 1795 the day of his death and for the balance of his bounty which is payable to his wife, Ann McGee.
July 11, 1794 An Orderly for Capt. Gamble John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to let Capt. Gamble have an orderly and a company book for his use.
April 30, 1795 Pay of Captain James Campbell and Recruits William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $251.70 is due Captain James Gamble of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his pay for the first three months of 1795, and the pay of his recruits from August 1794 to March 1795.
October 21, 1794 Clothing Forwarded to Carlisle, Etc. Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon Parker provides new information on shipments. The public clothing that was forwarded to Carlisle is gone on to Bedford. Other wagon loads have been shipped on the 12th and the 16th under the auspices of Captain Gamble.
December 9, 1796 Lieutenant Gamble's land claim William Simmons John Steele Discusses Lieutenant Edmund Gamble's claim for land for his service in the Revolutionary War in infantry and cavalry regiments of North Carolina
October 11, 1794 Quartermasters Stores Alexander Hamilton Ephrain Blaine Writes that there are in the store under the care of Captain James Gamble and Richard Parker, sundry Quarter Master's articles as camp kettles, knapsacks, and canteens, which he will take under his direction. Requests that Blaine cause the residue to be forwarded to Bedford immediately.
January 18, 1797 Document on Payment [not available] Stephen Rochefontaine Certified payment of Captain Gamble to William Adams. Signed by James Bennett, Stephen Rochefontaine and received from Nehemiah Freeman.
October 9, 1794 Enclosed letter of credit Alexander Hamilton Ephrain Blaine Encloses a letter of credit upon Alexander J. Dallas for three or four thousand dollars. Requests that he advance to Richard Howell, Governor of New Jersey, the sum of $2000. James Gamble also needs about 20 dozen pairs of stockings.
October 9, 1794 Enclosed letter of credit Alexander Hamilton Ephrain Blaine Encloses a letter of credit upon Alexander J. Dallas for three or four thousand dollars. Requests that he advance to Richard Howell, Governor of New Jersey, the sum of $2000. James Gamble also needs about 20 dozen pairs of stockings.
July 15, 1795 Pay of Captain James Gamble and Recruits, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $156.45 is due Captain James Gamble of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers and the Recruits under his command for his and their pay for April and May 1795.
April 22, 1797 Accounts and receipts Peter Hagner Nehemiah Freeman Acknowledges receipt of an account and receipts for payments made to soldiers enlisted by Captain Gamble.
1785 Certification of payment; Samuel Middleton, Constable, for apprehending deserter William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that Samuel Middleton, Constable, is due ten dollars for apprehending Michael Connor, deserter from Mud Island, commanded by Captain James Gamble.
January 10, 1797 Accounts, vouchers, soldiers' with due bills William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Acknowledges receipt of accounts and vouchers that will be examined and credited to his account at the War Department. Requests that any soldiers with arrears of bounty or pay due from bills of Captain Gamble forward them to the War Department accountant's office
August 24, 1795 Reward of George Bedford for apprehending deserter William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $10 is due George Bedford for apprehending Richard Roctor, a deserter from a Company of Artillerists and Engineers commanded by Captain James Gamble at Mud Island Pennsylvania.