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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 10, 1800 Authorization to Receive Answer On Subject of James Miller's Warrant William Miller William Simmons Secretary of War told William Miller he should have answer on warrant applied for by Miller's brother, James. Encloses letter authorizing Miller to received it
September 24, 1800 Warrant from James Miller James Miller William Simmons Warrant for $7650 Miller requested from Secretary of War. Asks Simmons to deliver it to Mr. Miller Esquire.
November 15, 1800 Payment to James Miller Samuel Dexter James Miller This letter informs Miller that he will be paid for supplies provided to the Quartermaster General.
January 20, 1797 Pay of Miller's Recruits Edward Miller William Simmons CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Miller 01/25/1797. Submitted receipt roll for Miller, Lieutenant Daniel Bissell, and the recruits under Miller's command to the War Dept. Accountant's Office
March 14, 1796 Pay of Miller's Company William Simmons Edward Miller Notifies Miller that John Chester will deliver money for Miller's pay and the pay of his men. Discusses issues concerning the pay account of Miller's company.
June 22, 1796 Money for Retained Bounties, Etc. Edward Miller William Simmons CITATION only. Simmons to Miller 06/30/1796. [Simmons will examine Miller's accounts and vouchers. Notifies Miller that George Fleming will give him the money for paying the "retained bounties" due to soldiers enlisted by Miller. The Secretary of War will write Miller in regards to his request to stay with the Army.]
August 26, 1799 Requests Payment for James Miller to Pay Army David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for James Miller to pay the army from April to June 1799.
June 30, 1796 Apprehension of Deserters, Etc. Edward Miller William Simmons CITATION only. Hagner to Miller 07/06/1796. [Explains the reasons why Miller's recuiting account cannot be placed to Miller's credit on the War Department accountant's books. Speaks of a "premium" paid to soldiers who apprehend Army deserters.]
July 9, 1796 Receipts and pay Peter Hagner Edward Miller Acknowledges receipt of Miller's receipts for bounty paid. Discusses Miller's account and the pay of Miller and his men.
June 30, 1796 Money for the pay of Miller's recruits William Simmons Edward Miller Simmons will examine Miller's accounts and vouchers. Notifies Miller that George Fleming will give him the money for paying the "retained bounties" due to soldiers enlisted by Miller. The Secretary of War will write Miller in regards to his request to stay with the Army.
October 20, 1797 Pay of Capt. Miller & His Men Edward Miller William Simmons Miller has received from John Chester, Supervisor for the District of Connecticut, the sum of $92, being the pay of himself and his men for September 1797.
April 3, 1798 Enclosed Muster and Pay Rolls, Status of Pay Edward Miller William Simmons Miller noted that the men had not been paid for three months and were uneasy. Miller advanced as much money as was in his power.
May 5, 1796 Pay for Captain Miller and his men William Simmons Edward Miller Notifies Miller that John Chester will provide him the money for the pay of Miller and his men.
April 7, 1799 Power of Attorney to James Miller, Etc. John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon The Power of Attorney has been given to James Miller and should be deposited at the War Office on April 18th. Any money that Miller wants prior to that time should be paid to him. All the bills drawn on Hodgdon which may come to hand after that time should be accepted by him.
April 15, 1799 Enclosed draft on James Miller Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a draft on James Miller - Deputy Quartermaster General - requesting that he please present it for acceptance.
July 9, 1800 Request for Warrant in Favor of John Wilkins Jr. for Delivery to William Miller James Miller William Simmons Miller requested from Secretary of War Samuel Dexter a warrant for $15,000 in favor of John Wilkins Jr., Quarter Master General and asks that it be delivered to Miller's brother, William Miller.
April 29, 1800 James Miller Quarter Master General regarding charges for compensation that may be highly excessive to certain individuals James Miller William Simmons James Miller, Quarter Master General assures William Simmons that no account has passed through his hands without consideration of the interests of the United States. Miller will comply with the requisition made by the Secretary of War as soon as notice is received of the particular cases. Miller refers to a previous letter stating that Simmons has found excessive charges and "enormous"...
November 17, 1800 Payment of men employed at laboratory Samuel Dexter James Miller This letter informs Miller that Lieutenant Colonel Tousard is Captain Elliott's replacement. As such, Miller will be pleased to accept payment certificates from Toussard.
December 25, 1796 Updates to Accounts, Letter to Joseph Shayler to be Forwarded Edward Miller William Simmons Miller corrected missing signature of James Blakeslee on receipt rolls, received Bank Bill from John Chester. Bill exchanged with William Plumb and Miller is waiting for note to clear in New York.
March 1, 1799 Report of Accounts with Wheeler & Miller for Saltpetre Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Account of saltpetre and powder due the public by Mr. Wheeler and Mr. Miller. More information can be obtained from the purveyor, who was the principal agent in the transaction.
August 16, 1799 Payment of Draft to James Miller; Arrival of Governor Sargent Samuel Hodgdon Edward D. Turner Draft on James Miller will be paid immediately. Communicates arrival of Governor Sargent.
April 30, 1800 Rules Regarding the Settlement of Accounts William Simmons James Miller Simmons cannot render or examine accounts of Miller per his request. Accounts Miller alluded to in previous letter to be settled and adjusted as authorized by laws of War Department.
December 14, 1796 Captain Miller's receipt roll William Simmons Edward Miller Acknowledges receipt of a receipt roll for Captain Miller, Lieutenant Bissen, and the men under Miller's command. Requests information on an unsigned receipt from the roll.
March 2, 1797 Capt. Miller's Accounts Edward Miller William Simmons Enclosed is the receipt roll for Capt. Miller, Lt. Daniel Bissell, and the men under Miller's command for January 1797, amounting to $128.34. Also included are the muster and payroll of the recruits at Middletown for February 1797, amounting to $138.13.
October 1, 1795 Settling with Those Who Received Advances Isaac Miller Samuel Hodgdon Miller has settled only with those who received advances and are shown on his return. Parker, Miller, Martin, and Davis have not settled. Parker and Miller have rendered an account of their advances but their accounts cannot be closed until they have settled with those to whom they have made payments. Miller has never seen Martin or Davis.