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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 17, 1786 Claims for pay George Stevens John Pierce Claims for pay due soldiers in Philadelphia
October 20, 1794 Account of Joshua Lee Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Joshua Lee, late private in the light dragoons.
October 15, 1795 Notification of Payment by Joshua Wentworth, Request for Quarterly Pay Colonel James Hackett Tench Francis Hackett has paid Joshua Wentworth as instructed in a letter in August. He requests his pay.
October 20, 1796 Certificate of Joshua Ball John Lea [not available] Certification of Joshua Bale's character and act of power of attorney.
April 20, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance, and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons confirms receipt of records sent by Joshua Wentworth concerning Lieutenant John Parker Hale.
June 26, 1799 Accounts of Joshua Orme for Fortifications in Marblehead Samuel Hodgdon William Simmons Encloses abstract for arms purchased by Joshua Orne, agent of fortifications for Marblehead. Proper entries will be made to hold him accountable.
April 18, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance, and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons notifies Joshua Wentworth that he is to receive money for Captain Daniel Tilton at Exeter.
July 24, 1799 Account for Joshua Orme to Add to Books Samuel Hodgdon William Simmons Refers to list of articles purchased by Joshua Orne, agent of fortifications at Marblehead. Will make the proper entries in his books to hold Orne accountable.
February 7, 1799 Appointment of Joshua Orne James McHenry Joshua Orne Joshua Orne is informed of his appointment as agent of fortifications at Marblehead, Massachusetts. His compensation will be three percent of the sums he pays in execution of his duties as agent provided the disbursements do not exceed $5000.
December 5, 1795 Pay of Private Joshua Resley, deceased, of Captain Shaylor's Company 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $22.60 is due Joshua Resley, late a private in Captain Shaylor's Company 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from March 1 to October 17, 1795, the day of his death. The sum is payable to Joshua Resley, father and heir.
February 14, 1788 Joshua Dawson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joshua Dawson Joseph Howell Joseph Howell acknowledges Joshua Dawson's preference for conveyance of certificates.
January 22, 1794 Account of Joshua Guenage Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Joshua Guenage, late private in the Virginia Line.
May 16, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons informs Joshua Wentworth that money has been remitted to him for payment to Captain James Sever, USN.
July 7, 1796 Compensation of Joshua Humphreys, constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $500 is due Joshua Humphreys, being his compensation as constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia from April through June 1796.
December 14, 1786 Account of Captain Joshua Williams Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Settles the account of Captain Joshua Williams and a specie certificate issued to him for the amount due him.
April 30, 1800 Account of Joshua Orne James McHenry William Simmons Joshua Orne, who was appointed by Major Tousard to superintend the workmen and fortifications at Marblehead, is to be allowed two dollars per day in the settlement of his account for each day that he superintended same.
June 1, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons confirms receipt of pay records pertaining to Captain James Sever, USN. Sever's receipts were sent to Simmons by Joshua Wentworth.
April 3, 1797 Compensation of Joshua Humphreys Constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $500 is due Joshua Humphreys, being his compensation as Constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia for January through March 1797.
October 24, 1794 Joshua Humpreys' recommendations on when to cut timber for frigates Henry Knox Tench Coxe Knox informs Coxe that Joshua Humphreys recommends months of January and February are best for cutting oak beams for frigates. This he believes will ensure the best possible chance of lasting.
January 14, 1795 Payment for Service William Simmons Edmund H. Quincy Informs Quincy that he will receive the sum of 187 dollars from Joshua Wentworth.
December 9, 1797 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons informs Joshua Wentworth that Samuel Meredith's receipt was received and credited.
October 31, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Potts William Simmons Joshua Potts William Simmons informs Joshua Potts that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
July 16, 1794 Appointment of Josiah Fox as a clerk in the Department of War for Joshua Humphreys Henry Knox Josiah Fox Letter appoints Josiah Fox as a clerk in the Department of War under Joshua Humphreys, who is constructing models and draughts frigates to be built in the United States. Rate of pay $500 per year.
October 20, 1796 Power of Attorney Joshua Ball [not available] Power of attorney given to John Winnins by Joshua Ball.
January 6, 1797 Compensation of Joshua Humphreys, constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $500 is due Joshua Humphreys, being his compensation as Constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia from October through December 1796.