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December 8, 1792 Account of Joseph Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Joseph Johnston, late a private in the 5th Virginia Regiment.
July 14, 1786 Regarding unsettled accounts and the whereabouts of certificates Michael Kimmell Joseph Howell His accounts remain unsettled due to a charge against him by Colonel Johnston for $1200 part of which was used to pay officers and soldiers and the remainder returned to Johnston. Most of the relevant vouchers were left with the recipient's office and their auditors. Since his account cannot be settled without these documents he inquires as their whereabouts.
January 4, 1796 Supply Difficulties at Fort Johnston Jonathan Robeson Stephen Rochefontaine Robeson complains that his detachment arrived at Fort Johnston after a very disagreeable passage of 29 days. He did not get a sergeant's coat, vest, woolen overalls, and shirts at Governors Island because Captain Frye had none of those articles. There is a mistake on the return to the Quartermaster because he only received nine pairs of socks.
July 31, 1798 Recommending John Johnston and John Milroy Andrew Gregg Samuel Hodgdon John Johnston, a native of America, has a strong predilection for a military life and has applied for an appointment in the Army. Since such applications are numerous and one from a remote part of the country might be overlooked, Gregg asks Hodgdon to intervene on Johnston's behalf. If offered a lieutenancy, Gregg is sure Johnston would not dishonor the appointment. He also recommends John Milroy...
December 17, 1800 Receipt of Archibald Johnston [not available] [not available] Receipt for food and lodging for General Wilkinson provided by Archibald Johnston.
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
March 1, 1793 Payment to Jacob Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay of $30 for Jacob Johnston, late private in the 2nd Regiment South Carolina.
July 9, 1794 Account of Samuel Johnston William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Samuel Johnston, late sergeant in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
July 9, 1794 Account of Samuel Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Samuel Johnston, late sergeant in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
May 22, 1800 Request for Issue of Flags for the Fort Moultrie and Fort Johnston Garrisons James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of flags for use by garrisons at Forts Moultrie and Johnston, Charleston, SC.
[not available] Memorandum for Doctor Johnston James Dunlap Doctor Johnston Johnston instructed to call upon Doctor Johnston in New York for copies of receipts.
September 17, 1799 Land Warrant for Joseph Johnston, Etc. Samuel Lewis Samuel Hodgdon Lewis describes the process by which the land warrant for Joseph Johnston can be lawfully issued to him. He confirms that he and his family are healthy in Trenton but looks forward to the time when he can return to Philadelphia. He asks for information respecting his house.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver arms and accoutrements to Fort Johnston, North Carolina.
October 17, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $237 to detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina for their pay for months of July and August 1798
July 11, 1794 Account of Johnston Elkins Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Johnston Elkins, late corporal and sergeant in the 3rd South Carolina Regiment.
October 15, 1800 Transfer to Fort Johnston James Wilkinson James Bruff Captain Bruff receives official notification that he has been transferred to Fort Johnston on the Cape Fear River in South Carolina. He is charged with guarding the country from maritime depredations and protecting the harbor from injury or insult.
June 1, 1799 Contract for erecting and repairing works at Fort Johnston, between Griffith J. McRee and Benjamin Smith [not available] [not available] Signed at Wilmington North Carolina, contract for erecting and repairing works at Fort Johnston North Carolina, between Griffith J. McRee agent for War Department, and Benjamin Smith.
June 9, 1790 Orders of Lieutenants Barclay and Johnston Matthew McConnell Joseph Howell Encloses the orders of Lieutenants Barclay and Johnston for their months pay for the use of the Society of Cincinnati. Requests that Howell transmit the certificates.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay Benjamin Smith $500 for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River.
June 1, 1799 Request to pay Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear Griffith James McRee James McHenry Request to pay $500 to Benjamin Smith for erecting part of Fort Johnston at the mouth of Cape Fear River.
February 19, 1800 Certificate Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Johnston Refers to Joseph Johnston's Power of Attorney, including a certificate identifying the claimant.
January 8, 1800 Payment to Benjamin Smith for Purchase of his lots in Smithville, Fort Johnston Griffith James McRee James McHenry McRee requests payment of $210 to Benjamin Smith for purchase of his lots in Smithville at Fort Johnston.
September 13, 1800 Exchange, payment to Benjamin Smith for erecting fortifications at Fort Johnston, Cape Fear, North Carolina Griffith James McRee Samuel Dexter McRea paid Benjamin Smith $416.69 regarding contract for erecting fortifications at Fort Johnston at Cape Fear River.
September 29, 1796 Recommendation for a hospital orderly Frederick Dalcho Michael Kalteisen Request for the appointment of an orderly in the Fort Johnson hospital with a recommendation for "old soldier" Charles Murphy to fill the position. Enclosed with Kalteisen to Simmons, 11/01/1796.
June 3, 1795 Pay of Private Robert Johnston, late of Captain Zebulon Pike's Company William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $28.10 is due Private Robert Johnston, late of Capt. Zebulon Pike's Company of 3rd Sub Legion, being the balance of his pay from May 1792 to July 1793, being left sick at Carlisle and Bedford during that time.