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March 24, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Moses Porter of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $160.50 is due Captain Moses Porter of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay and subsistence from January through March 1797.
December 31, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Moses Porter Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $546.43 is due Captain Moses Porter of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being the balance of his pay, subsistence, and his recruiting account through December 1796.
March 23, 1797 Delivery of Swords and Belts [not available] John Harris Directs issue of sergeants swords and belts to Moses Porter.
December 7, 1791 Accurate Receipts Joseph Howell Moses Porter Porter will receive from Capt. Miles six months pay for himself and the company under his command. Howell stresses the importance of being as accurate as possible in obtaining receipts from his men and transmitting them with all convenient dispatch.
December 7, 1791 Letter Citation Joseph Howell Moses Porter Cited in Porter to Howell, 04/03/1791.
May 25, 1791 Pay of Captain Savage's Company of Artillery Joseph Howell Moses Porter Howell is transmitting to Lieut. Porter the first bill of exchange drawn by the Treasurer on John Habersham, Collector for the Port of Savannah, for $1784.06. This sum is in full the pay due the officers, staff, non-commissioned officers, and privates of Capt. Joseph Savage's Company of Artillery through December 1790. Howell expects Major Gale to muster Porter's troops through May 1791.
October 10, 1795 Pay of William Chubbs, artificer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $40.35 is due William Chubbs, late an Artificer of Captain Moses Porter's Company of Artillery, being his pay from January to May 15th 1795, the day of his discharge.
October 13, 1795 Pay of Private John Connor, indian captive William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $64.55 is due private John Connor of Captain Moses Porter's Company of Artillery lately returned from captivity with the Indians, being his pay from April 1794 to October 13th 1795, the day he arrived in Philadelphia.
May 25, 1791 Drafts in Favor of Four Officers Joseph Howell John Habersham Enclosed are four letters containing drafts drawn by the Treasurer of the United States in Howell's favor and endorsed by him in the following gentleman's favor: Capt Henry Burbeck of the 1st Battalion of Artillery for $2,590; Capt. John Smith of the 1st US Regiment for $1652; Lieut. Moses Porter of the 1st Battalion of Artillery for $1,784.60; and Capt. Michael Rudolph of the 1st US Regiment for...
April 3, 1792 Pay of Captain Savage's Company Moses Porter Joseph Howell $1644 has been received by Porter for the completion of the pay of the officers and men of Capt. Savage's Company of Artillery through December 1791.
April 15, 1800 Appointment of Lieutenant William Porter as assistant to the Deputy Quartermaster General Abraham R. Ellery [not available] Lieutenant Porter of 11th Regiment of Infantry having been appointed provisionally as assistant to the Deputy Quarter Master General under command of Major General Hamilton, is to be obeyed and respected accordingly.
December 10, 1799 Request for Transportation to Knoxville of Items belonging to Lieutenant John Porter James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Request to furnish transportation to Knoxville Tennessee for trunk and small box belonging to Lieutenant John Porter of 4th Regiment of Infantry.
October 13, 1795 Account of a recently-freed private William Simmons [not available] Certifies that John Connor, a private in Capt. Porter's company of artillery, appears to have been enlisted on June 9, 1792. Confirms that he has settled in full for pay from the War Department Accountant's Office, only after escaping to Philadelphia from Indian captivity.
January 24, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Moses White, Paymaster for Colonel Moses Hazenís Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; to Captain Moses White, Paymaster for Colonel Moses Hazenís Regiment.
February 10, 1796 Receipt for Shirt for Sergant Moss David Hale Stephen Rochefontaine Letter, encloses Sergeant Moses' receipt for one shirt.
March 21, 1797 Pay $4614 to Samuel Meredith James McHenry Henry DeButts DeButts is directed to pay Samuel Meredith, Treasurer of the United States, $4614, being for four bills drawn by DeButts on the Secretary of War on account of the pay of the Army.
March 4, 1801 Certification of payment; Benjamin Gale, Concord New Hampshire for quarters, stove and fuel furnished Captain Greene, Lieutenants J.W. Kelly and Moses Levett, 16th Regiment William Simmons [not available] Certification of payment; Benjamin Gale, Concord New Hampshire for quarters, stove and fuel furnished Captain Greene, Lieutenant J.W. Kelly [Nelley], and Lieutenant Moses Levett, and recruits of 16th Regiment, for carriage of clothing to Concord New Hampshire, and recruits to Oxford, and medical aid furnished Captain Greene.
June 25, 1794 Letter Citation David Henley Thomas Porter Cited in Porter to Henley, 06/25/1794.
March 10, 1801 Promotions & Appointments in the Military Establishment of the United States. Jonathan Newman [not available] Lists rank, name, state, promotion of cavalry, artillery, dates, resignations, engineers, deaths, infantry
April 25, 1796 Pay of Private John Lease, Captain Porter's Company William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $19.74 is due John Lease, late a private in Captain Porter's Company of Artillery, being his pay from Jan. 1 to May 29, 1795, the day of his discharge.
January 5, 1797 Pay of James Byram of Captain Porter's company of Artillery William Simmons James McHenry Certification of $32 due James Byram of Captain Porter's company of Artillery, being his pay for May through December 1796.
November 25, 1796 Pay of Michael Rae, late a matross in Captain Porter's Company of Artillery William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $12 is due Michael Rae, late a matross in Captain Porter's Company of Artillery, being his pay from January through April 1796.
January 8, 1790 Moses Hazen's Ongoing Dispute Regarding Disbursements Joseph Howell Nicholas Eveleigh General Moses Hazen demands payment for the enlistment of men into the Army.
May 5, 1797 Request for Credit to Account Isaac Craig William Simmons Craig enclosed muster and pay rolls of Capt. Ross Bird's Company of the 4th Regiment. Aggregated amount of money from accounts of expenditures to be placed to the credit of Craig's account. Payment of Capt. Turner Company cannot be completed until his return from Detroit. Capt. Bissell rolls to be transmitted. Capt. Moses Porter informed Craig that Lieut. Polhemus was allowed six months pay...
February 17, 1794 Payment to Moses Bliss from John Bryant addressed to Nathaniel Gorham Moses Bliss Nathaniel Gorham Bryant requests payment of $1000 to Moses Bliss.