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October 30, 1798 Receipt of Mr. Bennett William Craft William Simmons Mr. Stevens, the Supervisor at Charleston, will pay Craft $3,433.45 in order for him to make payment to Mr. Thomas Bennett in accordance with a contract between Bennett and the United States.
March 27, 1796 Pay of Catton, Bennett, and Randall Edward Miller William Simmons Certificate from Charles Hyde for the recruitment and pay of Peter Catton discussed, pay of John Bennett and Nathan Randall yet to be received.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Bennett Pemberton William Simmons Bennet Pemberton William Simmons informs Bennett Pemberton that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
January 13, 1796 Accounts of Bennett and William Adams James Bennett Stephen Rochefontaine Accounts Current signed by Nehemiah Freeman.
January 7, 1800 Midshipman Edward Bennett James McHenry William Bennett Bennett is told that he will receive a letter from the Secretary of the Navy for his son Edward that includes a Midshipman's warrant. McHenry hopes that Edward by his conduct will prove himself worthy of the confidence placed in him.
December 10, 1791 Certificates of John Bennett and John Strahan Joseph Howell Robert Denny The certificates issued for John Bennett and John Strahan of Lee's Legion and issued to Mr. White are found to have been cancelled by the Treasury but it is not evident who funded them or who disposed of them. Richmond is of the opinion that Mr. White lodged all the certificates remaining in his hands with Mr. Harwood or Mr. Johnston. Denny is asked to examine all the receipts lodged by Mr. White...
January 1, 1793 Settlement with troops William Powers Joseph Howell Has settled with Sergeant Bennett. Encloses account of John Robert. Will get the witness sworn as soon as possible. Mr. Scott of Senate will call on Howell and acknowledge rest.
August 1, 1799 Payment to Messrs. Bennett and Walls John Armistead James McHenry Requests payment to Messrs. Bennett and Walls.
May 5, 1786 Report on Petition of Patrick Bennett John Pierce Board of Treasury Pierce's report to the Board of Treasury on the petition of Patrick Bennett (who was assigned to the Forage Master's Department) for "depreciation" pay recommending denial of the petition.
May 2, 1797 Power of attorney James Bennett [not available] James Bennett writes John Nicholson with various military-related grievances; mentions power of attorney.
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.
January 31, 1796 Update on Accounts Edward Miller William Simmons Miller noted receipt of money from John Chester. Enclosure of pay roll with comment on lack of pay for John Bennett and Nathan Randall. Miller met Frowbridge and awaits orders from Sec. of War on matter regarding aforementioned man.
August 13, 1798 Certification of payments; Private James Bennet, Deceased Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $6.96 is due James Bennet, late a private in Captain George Ingersoll's Company in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from 1 November to 25 December 1797, the day of his death, which sum is to be paid to his widow, Mary Bennet.
October 27, 1798 Pay for work on Fort Pinckney at Charleston South Carolina Daniel Stevens William Simmons Notification to Simmons that he has paid William Crafts, Agent of the Fortifications at Charleston, South Carolina, $3463.45, money to be paid to Thomas Bennett per his contract for erecting an extension of Fort Pinckney
March 11, 1801 Appointments and Stations in the Military Establishment of the United States Jonathan Newman [not available] List of promotions for each regiment of artillerists and engineers and infantries, including name, state, appointment, and dates.
April 2, 1796 Payrolls and recruiting accounts William Simmons Edward Miller Payroll issues, muster rolls, and accounts and vouchers for recruiting.
August 25, 1797 Settlement of Accounts with Details William Simmons Thomas Marshall Simmons requests monies owed to Treasury by men listed below. Letter was motivated by the Resolve of the House of Representatives. The balance of the funds owed should be refunded to the Treasury of the United States or vouchers must be produced. Simmons requests assistance in distribution of letters and collection of debts, vouchers owed. Lists of letters to be forwarded: John Caldwell,...
February 19, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Edward Carrington Simmons authorizes Carrington to make payment to the executors of the estate of William Nicholson.
July 7, 1796 Jobe Harrington Pardoned from Desertion Edward Miller William Simmons Harrington wrongly pardoned and paid, he deserted again from West Point. Miller requested pay for himself, Serjt. Joel Cook, Corpl. James Blakeslee, Lewis Hawley Music, Eli Bennett Music, and Pvt. Nathan Randall.
June 28, 1799 RE Applications for Army Appointments and Promotions Alexander Hamilton James Bennett Routine applications for Army appointments and promotions.
July 1, 1799 RE Applications for Army Appointments and Promotions Alexander Hamilton James Bennett Routine applications for Army appointments and promotions.
December 29, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Bennett Pemberton William Simmons Bennet Pemberton William Simmons informs Major Pemberton that his receipts have been received and credited.
August 14, 1790 Knox discusses naval appointments with Wheeler Henry Knox Bennett Wheeler Letter, advises re naval officer appointment.
May 22, 1792 Outlines Responsibilities as Clerk and Assistant Quartermaster James O'Hara Joseph W. Bennett Discussion of salary as clerk in the Quartermaster department, as well as rations and horses. Reminds him that his duties include clerk and assistant quartermaster responsibilities. Requests acceptance of assignment.
June 12, 1787 Regarding no cash and measures taken for payments Elijah Jones John Pierce Has presented two orders for payment; sums returned to Pierce on Jones's settlement. There was no cash in office. Mr. Audebert advised that Jones write Pierce, assuming that the latter would take measures for payment.