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July 18, 1794 Major Craig informs Secretary at War of outbreak of Whiskey Rebellion Isaac Craig Henry Knox Major Craig sends his account of local events that resulted in the death of federal troops and the burning of General Neville's home to the Secretary at War.
July 18, 1794 Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon of Whiskey Rebellion Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig first asks Samuel Hodgdon to remind Major Stagg of the need to include postage fees in future mail shipments and then he imparts his account of the burning of General Neville's house, stable, kitchen, and grainery by insurgents.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons John Chilton Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to John Chilton by Pressley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Chilton by warrants, who then paid Colonel Lane's Regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
December 22, 1794 Letter Citation John Neville Clymer Cited in Hamilton to Washington, 08/05/1794.
November 17, 1794 Whiskey in lieu of cash for tax payments Alexander Hamilton Brigadier General Henry Miller Secretary Hamilton discusses the paying of taxes or duties in whiskey rather than "cash" -- since the latter might be too oppressive to the frontier communities where money is more rare. The whiskey received in payment by the government will then be used to supply the army. "The price at which whiskey is to be received, is three Shillings & Six pence Pennsylvania currency per gallon." Miller is...
April 28, 1798 Receipt of Dispatches Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig acknowledges the receipt of dispatches to Samuel Hodgdon.
November 18, 1794 Whiskey supplies for troops Alexander Hamilton Presley Nevill Appoints Presley Neville agent for procuring supplies in the Western country for the use of the army, with a compensation of $250 per annum in lieu of commission. The purchase of whiskey is to be his first object.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons Maskell Ewing Money advanced to Ewing by James Mott, Treasurer of New Jersey, for pay of New Jersey regiment commanded by Capt. Seely Fithian called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania. The money that was issued on the order of John Dougherty, Paymaster to said regiment must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Ewing. Col....
November 17, 1791 Letter Citation John Neville Clymer Cited in Hamilton to Washington, 08/05/1794.
August 20, 1792 Letter Citation Capt. Faulkner John Neville Cited in Hamilton to Washington, 08/05/1794.
October 5, 1795 Instructions to pay the Maryland militia paymaster William Simmons George Gale Directs George Gale to pay Presley Neville, paymaster of the Maryland Militia, for men called into service during Whiskey Rebellion.
April 22, 1795 Payments for Services in Suppressing the Insurgents William Simmons Timothy Pickering The admissable claims enlcosed in this letter should be paid by Presley Neville, Paymaster of the Militia Army. Payments to those who served in the suppression of the insurgents should also be paid by the same Paymaster through the same channel and made part of one general settlement.
October 27, 1791 Letter Citation John Neville Alexander Hamilton Cited in Hamilton to Washington, 08/05/1794.
August 1, 1794 Deposition on the Whiskey Rebellion Francis Mentges Unknown Recipient Francis Metges makes an oath that he arrived at Pittsburgh on July 22 and continued there until the 25th. On the 17th of July, several groups of armed men made repeated attacks upon the house of General John Neville, Inspector of the Revenue, for his enforcing the unpopular excise tax on the western Pennsylvania frontier. His house, barn, and stables were burnt down by the said assailants. This...
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons Robert Lucas Money advanced to Lucas by James Mott, Treasurer of New Jersey, for pay of 1st New Jersey regiment called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania. The money that was issued on the order of John Dougherty, Paymaster to said regiment must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Lucas. Col. Neville was furnished with...
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons John Colgin Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to John Colgin, late a Captain in Colonel Campbell's Regiment by Pressley Nevill for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania 1794. Money was advanced to Captain Colgin by warrants, who then paid Colonel Campbell's regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons John L. Sehon Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to Sehon by Presley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Sehon by warrants, who then paid Col. Cresap's regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons William Heth Money advanced to Heth by warrant for pay of Virginia militia called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Heth. Col. Neville was furnished with corrections to attend to final settlement of said expedition.Neville will visit Office on the 15th by which time Simmons hoped...
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons James Singleton Money advanced to Singleton by warrant for pay of Virginia militia artillery under Singleton's command called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Singleton. Col. Neville was furnished with corrections to attend to final settlement of said expedition.Neville will visit...
November 10, 1798 Major Craig sends status report from Fort Pitt to the Secretary at War Isaac Craig James McHenry Major Craig informs the Secretary at War of monies received from the Inspector of the Revenue, John Neville.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons William Thompson Money advanced to Thompson by warrant for pay of Virginia militia cavalry called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Thompson. Col. Neville was furnished with corrections to attend to final settlement of said expedition.Neville will visit Office on the 15th by which time...
[not available] Memorandium of Discharges for 1792 John Hinds [not available] Memorandum of discharges in the hands of John Hinds for services performed in 1792.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons Alexander Buchanan Money advanced to Buchanan by warrant for pay of Pennsylvania militia called up to suppress an insurrection in the Western counties of Pennsylvania must be refunded to War Office since no vouchers were transmitted to Treasurer to exonerate Buchanan. Col. Neville was furnished with corrections to attend to final settlement of said expedition.Neville will visit Office on the 15th by which time...
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons John B. Armstead Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to Armstead by Pressley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Armstead by warrants, who then paid Major General Morgan's regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
October 17, 1797 Request for account Information or refund Major James Stevenson, Virginia Militia William Simmons James Stevenson Simmons requests account details regarding monies advanced to Stevenson by Pressley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Stevenson by warrants, who then paid general field and staff, and field staff of Virginia militia commanded by Generals Morgan and Duke. Stevenson is asked to produce unaccounted-for warrants, and in case of deficiency,...