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January 14, 1790 Letter Citation Joseph Howell Eleazer McComb Cited in McComb to Howell, 02/04/1790.
January 30, 1789 Cited letter or document, Joseph Howell to Eleazer McComb Joseph Howell Eleazer McComb Letter, Citation only Cited in Howell to McComb, 03/08/1790
February 2, 1792 Intelligence Report to the Secretary at War Anonymous Henry Knox This letter is an anonymous intelligence report from the frontier to Henry Knox, asking him not to reveal the correspondence between them to Judge McComb. Also, in order to prevent the Saganaw and Michillimakina Indians from assisting other hostile tribes on the frontier, the sender of the report recommends that Knox authorize the release of Indian prisoners. Further states that the paroled...
December 30, 1789 Discussing the depreciation of the Delaware Regiment's pay and claiming certificates of pay Eleazer McComb Joseph Howell McComb thanks Howell for sending him the letter which contained sundry papers noting the depreciation of the pay of the Delaware regiment. He put the papers before the Delaware General Assembly, but as the session was virtually over nothing substantive was determined. The muster rolls were allegedly captured at the Battle of Camden, and thus were incomplete. The attempt was made to make the...
December 7, 1789 Letter Citation McComb Joseph Howell Letter, Citation only Cited in McComb to Howell, 12/23/1789.
May 28, 1800 Claims Denied William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons received letter from Swan that contained claim of Lieutenant McComb for services performed in the office of the Adjutant General. Simmons already ruled on similar claims and therefore maintained his method of account examination and stated McComb's claims as inadmissible. Accounts returned to Swan.
February 4, 1790 Settling accounts of Colonel Pope and Captain McKennan Eleazer McComb Joseph Howell McComb letter encloses accounts, including Colonel Pope’s amount, with sundry remarks as well. It also encloses Captain McKennan’s account for enlistment and bounties for fifteen men.
September 25, 1789 Copy of Receipt for Certificate of Depreciation Joseph Howell Eleazer McComb Proof of soldiers' pay required for credit to account of state of Delaware.
January 12, 1790 Evaluating several enclosed accounts Eleazer McComb Joseph Howell Enclosing amount settled by Major John Patten with John Yeates, inlistments for five men, and sundry inlistments for Captain Thomas Holland’s company. Also enclosed is Robert Kirkwood’s affidavit confirming expenditure of 97 pounds, 10 shillings which he received from George Read. McComb requests Howell examine these accounts to ensure the proper credit is admitted to the state and a correct...
November 1, 1792 Sargent Recommends Sebastian for Judge Winthrop Sargent Henry Knox Letter, discusses provision for Judge Advocate of the Army; recommends Sebastian for Judge of territory.
March 7, 1798 Notification of Receipt of Letter Regarding Assault of Judge Campbell James McHenry Andrew Jackson President received letter from authors regarding aggression against Judge Campbell made by Lieut. Col. Butler. Letter sent to Butler, commencement of investigation.
August 9, 1790 Letters for Judge Innes of Kentucky Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Enclosed packet of letters addressed for Judge Innes of Kentucky. Knox requested that Randolf forward them in the safest manner possible.
April 4, 1799 Suggests Sending Judge Richard Peters to Oversee Legal Matters with Cases of Treason in Pennsylvania James McHenry William MacPherson Suggests that Judge Richard Peters attend the troops for whatever judicial capacity to facilitate the people charged with treason in Pennsylvania. Requests that the Judge be supplied anything necessary.
July 2, 1793 Account of John Laurence, Judge Advocate General Joseph Howell Auditor Statement of the account of John Laurence, Judge Advocate General; by Joseph Howell in the War Accountant's Office, to the Auditor of the Treasury.
February 17, 1798 Enclosed Letter from Judge Rattoone Regarding Use of Perth Amboy as Port Captain Thomas Truxtun Jonathan Dayton Copy of letter from Judge Rattoone regarding the depth of the channel at Perth Amboy for the use of the city as a port. Believed it would be a suitable port for ships of war. Contains testimony from Captain Angus.
February 1, 1798 Pay of Lt. Campbell Smith James McHenry William Simmons Pending the Attorney General's decision on the appointment of Lt. Campbell Smith as Judge Advocate, his pay as lieutenant should be separated from that of Judge Advocate and provided to him so that he will have money on hand
July 2, 1793 Account of John Laurence, Judge Advocate General Joseph Howell Auditor Account of John Laurence, Judge Advocate General; from Joseph Howell at the Accountant's Office to the Auditor of the Treasury.
May 11, 1786 Pay of Continental Army Judge Advocates John Pierce John Kean Pierce discusses the pay and entitlements of judge advocates in the Continental Army at various periods of the Revolutionary War
March 7, 1798 Unlawful Aggression Against Judge Campbell James McHenry Senator Joseph Inslee Anderson The President has been informed of an aggression against Judge Campbell in violation of the laws by Lieutenant Colonel Butler, commander of U. S. troops in Tennessee. An investigation of this incident should be commenced as early as possible.
April 23, 1801 Power of Attorney Samuel Hunter John Steele Power of attorney to apply for and receive pension money
March 12, 1800 Compensation of Judge Advocates Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The subject of compensation for persons acting as Judge Advocates has caused embarrassment, so Hamilton asks that definitive rules on that subject may be laid down.
May 20, 1792 Relinquishes Appointment William Hull Henry Knox Colonel Hull writes to Knox that he will be unable to accept the appointment Knox has offered, as his father in law, Judge Fuller, is ill, and is solely dependent on Hull to take care of his business.
June 12, 1790 Enclosed Letters Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Letters from Judge Innes and others to be forwarded.
March 29, 1799 Certification of payments; Charles W. Hare for attendance as Judge Advocate General for courts martial held at Trenton Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payments; $105 to Charles W. Hare for attendance as Judge Advocate General for courts martial held at Trenton, New Jersey.
December 19, 1800 Appointment of judge advocate Samuel Dexter Nathaniel Macon Dexter discusses the appointment of a judge advocate with Nathaniel Macon.