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November 5, 1797 Account of John Wilkins, Jr. John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wilkins explains the most recent details and complications of his account.
February 22, 1798 Colonel Wilkins' Receipt Samuel Hodgdon John Steele Letter, encloses John Wilkins' receipts.
September 29, 1798 Requests Receipt for Packets and Vouchers John Steele William Simmons Letter, encloses letter of John Wilkins with abstract and vouchers.
November 4, 1797 Money Due on a Land Certificate in Wilkins' Name John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wilkins has drawn on Hodgdon Bill No. 53 for $353 in favor of Mr. Beck and Mr. Reese. He asks Hodgdon to pay $1154.56 due on a land certificate in Wilkins' name and charge it to him so that the land is not forfeited.
September 27, 1799 Settling with Mr. Fisher John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Fisher is going out under the direction of Captain Vance. Wilkins wants to know whether Fisher should settle with Hodgdon for his disbursements previous to this period or with Wilkins. If Hodgdon settles with Fisher for five hundred dollars, Wilkins should not be charged with same. If Wilkins is to settle with him, he needs to know the time of Fisher's engagement and the terms under which he...
August 7, 1799 Requests to Pay Bills Due Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. The Secretary of War directs Wilkins to pay enclosed bills. Post will be charged with the stoves, and the officer in charge will receipt Wilkins.
July 8, 1798 Letter from the comptroller on John Wilkins Jr accounts from the Treasury books John Wilkins, Jr. John Steele Wilkins transmits a packet containing vouchers of disbursements in Quartermaster Department.
March 31, 1797 Notification of Estimated Costs for Posts, Appointment of Agent for Q.Master's Dept. in Philadelphia John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wilkins directed by Sec. of War to appoint an agent for the Quartermaster's Department in Philadelphia, Wilkins notified Hodgdon he would receive a letter of Attorney authorizing Hodgdon to act as agent for Wilkins.
January 27, 1800 Bill from John Wilkins Jr. for the Secretary of War David Henley James Miller Encloses bill as requested by John Wilkins, Jr. for the Secretary of War.
October 21, 1799 Request to Return Items to John Wilkins, Quartermaster General Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Instructs Harris to return certain items to John Wilkins, Quartermaster General.
September 6, 1797 A Bill Drawn on Wilkins' Order John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Colonel Wilkins advises Hodgdon of a bill he has drawn for one thousand dollars that should be charged to him. (illegible)
January 27, 1800 Requests Payment for John Wilkins Jr. to Pay Troops under Col. Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment to John Wilkins, Jr. to pay troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler for October, November, and December 1799.
November 4, 1797 Notification of Recent Bill Drawn & Request for Paying of Fee Due on Wilkins' Land Certificate John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Notifies Hodgdon of recent $350 bill drawn; also reminds Hodgdon of October 26 letter, in which he asked Hodgdon to pay to the Treasury money due on a land certificate held by Wilkins, and charge the same amount to Wilkins.
August 23, 1799 Records of John Wilkins, Quarter Master General. [not available] John Wilkins, Jr. Account for payments to various individuals for furniture.
September 24, 1798 Letter from the comptroller on John Wilkins Jr accounts from the Treasury books John Steele William Simmons Steele informs Simmons that accounts of John Wilkins Jr. Quarter Master General have been closed on the books of the Treasury with a credit.
March 17, 1797 Cited letter or document, James McHenry to John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Letter, CITATION Only. Cited in Wilkins to Hodgdon, 03/31/1797; Cited in Wilkins to McHenry, 03/24/1797
January 26, 1797 Conducting Indians to Philadelphia John Steele William Simmons One thousand dollars is advanced to the Quartermaster's department so that John Wilkins, Quartermaster General, can advance said amount to Capt. John Heth to be used for conducting Indians to Philadelphia.
November 6, 1797 Explanation of Wilkins' Land Deals & Request for Hodgdon to See That They Are Paid Off John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Informs Hodgdon of other circumstances surrounding Wilkins' land deals, which he details (including certificates supposedly taken out by others in Wilkins' name). Asks Hodgdon to see that the certificates are paid off to the Treasury, and to transfer Wilkins' debt within the War Department. Also notifies him of recent bills drawn and encloses a return of the doctor's stores at Pittsburgh.
April 12, 1800 Abstracts of Disbursements and Purchases made in Quartermaster’s Department James Miller William Simmons Wilkins encloses abstracts of disbursements and purchases made in the Quarter Master's Department by John Wilkins from 1 January to 21 March.
November 13, 1800 Simmons Writing Wilkins Regarding the Settling of his Accounts After the Fire William Simmons John Wilkins, Jr. Wilkins' letter of October 31st was received along with its accompanying accounts. Because they were below stairs and removed before the fire reached them, Simmons' papers were saved, whereas the Secretary of War lost the majority of his. Simmons states that there is now a fixed principle which will govern Simmons in the settling of Wilkins' accounts, and as soon as normalcy returns he will...
October 4, 1798 Bills Drawn in Favor of Wilkins and Harrison John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Bills No. 151 through 154, for a total of three thousand dollars, have been drawn on Hodgdon in favor of Charles Wilkins and William H. Harrison.
February 15, 1799 Copy of letter from Secretary of War to John Wilkins Jr. regarding expenses of Captain Edward Butler John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Agreeable to McHenry's direction, Wilkins reports that he examined vouchers and has an explanation from Captain Butler. Appears they were traveling expenses including subsistence and forage for horse, which is a customary allowance of Quarter Master Department.
December 4, 1800 Letter Citation John Wilkins, Jr. William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Wilkins, 12/12/1800.
November 6, 1797 Land Business In Which I Am Concerned John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wilkins wants Hodgdon to attend to some land business with which he is concerned. Certificates No. 50 and No. 51, are in the names of Wilkins and Dudley Woodbridge, for which $1619.55 is due the United States and must be paid before December 1st. Woodbridge has sent the enclosed bill for $813.50 and Hodgdon is asked to pay the remainder of $805.49.
November 24, 1797 CITE DOCUMENT Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. Cited in Wilkins to Hodgdon, 12/01/1797.