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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 5, 1794 Sedam's Pay Cornelius Sedam Joseph Howell Sedam asks Hodgdon to send on his pay with Major Kersey.
December 6, 1794 Pay of Capt. Sedam and Recruits Joseph Howell Cornelius Sedam The sum of $53 has been remitted to Nicholas Fish for the pay of Capt. Sedam's recruits for August and an additional $99 for the pay of Capt. Sedam and his recruits for October.
January 13, 1795 The Pay of Sedam & Recruits Joseph Howell Cornelius Sedam Nicholas Fish has been remitted a sum to be transmitted to Sedam, being the pay of himself and his recruits through December 1794. The money should be disbursed according to the enclosed payroll.
January 16, 1792 Supplies for Sedam John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to deliver to Lieutenant Sedam two sets of the following for recruits: woolen overalls, a pair of shoes, a pair of socks, a shirt, and a blanket.
August 15, 1794 Pay of Capt. Sedam and His Recruits Joseph Howell Cornelius Sedam The Treasurer has remitted to Nicholas Fish $523.87 that is due to Captain Sedam and his recruits for their pay of June and July 1794.
March 3, 1794 Recruitment difficulties Cornelius Sedam Accountants Office, War Department Cornelius Sedam laments the difficulty of recruiting when the men do not receive their pay. In a subsequent memo, accountant Howell says the recruits were paid and would have been paid on time if Sedam was governed by his muster. Expresses surprise at Sedam's complaints, for it is notorious that no officer receives more attention.
April 5, 1794 Recount of Pay Due Captain Sedam Joseph Howell Henry Knox Captain Sedam laments the lack of timely pay as a great detriment to the recruiting service. On the reverse side is a memo by Howell disputing Sedam's claims. He notes that it is notorious in the Army that no officer has more attention paid him.
October 16, 1794 Pay of Capt. Sedam and Recruits Joseph Howell Cornelius Sedam The sum of $97.40 has been remitted to Nicholas Fish, Supervisor of New York., for the pay of Capt. Sedam and his recruits for September 1794.
November 29, 1793 Clothing & Equipage Cornelius Sedam Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon has informed Sedam that the clothing and equipage are ready and wants to know when they should be sent on. Sedam thinks that the matter should rest for a few days since he will be in Philadelphia soon and can learn the opinion of General Knox.
June 8, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Cornelius Sedam William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $53.95 is due Capt. Cornelius Sedam, being his pay and subsistence for May 1796.
March 5, 1796 Subsistence of Cornelius R. Sedam William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $39.91 is due Cornelius R. Sedam for his subsistence from December 1795 through February 1796.
November 28, 1795 Regret at the Delay in Sailing Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Captain Sedam has indicated that the second brig will not be ready to sail for several days. Pickering considers Sedam a dull sailor and wonders why, if there is a liklihood of delay, the first brig could not sail on a fine day such as today.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Cornelius Sedam William Simmons Cornelius Sedam William Simmons informs Cornelius Sedam that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
April 4, 1796 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $281.43 is due Capt. Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command, being their pay for March 1796.
April 28, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Captain Sedam William Simmons Cornelius Sedam William Simmons sends blank pay rolls with instructions to Captain Sedam in Philadelphia.
March 3, 1796 Pay of Captain Sedam & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $247.93 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command, being his and their pay for February 1796.
November 2, 1795 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam and His Men Peter Hagner Timothy Pickering Hagner certifies that $324.77 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command being his and their pay for October 1795.
December 6, 1794 Pay of Capt. Cornelius Sedam and Recruits Joseph Howell Nicholas Fish The sum of $53 wil be remitted to Fish for one month's pay for Capt. Cornelius Sedam's recruits and an additional $99 is remitted for the pay of Capt. Sedam and his recruits for October.
August 4, 1795 Subsistence of Captain Cornelius R. Sedam William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $38.33 is due Capt. Cornelius R. Sedam, being his subsistence from May through July 1795.
August 1, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Cornelius R. Sedam Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $107.45 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam, being his pay and subsistence for June and July 1796.
October 2, 1795 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam and His Men William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $271.55 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command, being his and their pay for September 1795.
May 15, 1795 Subsistence of Captain Cornelius Sedam William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of fifty dollars is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam for his subsistence for the first four months of 1795.
May 30, 1795 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam and Recruits William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $473.21 is due to Captain Cornelius Sedam and the recruits under his command for their pay through March 31, 1795.
April 12, 1794 Tents for Captain Cornelius Sedam's Men Cornelius Sedam Samuel Hodgdon Sedam has built a temporary of barracks of boards until the tents he needs for 100 men are sent on. Hodgdon is asked to have a small marquee made for which Sedam will pay the balance if it costs more than a common horseman's tent.
May 10, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Cornelius R. Sedam William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $77.45 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam for his pay and subsistence for March and April 1796.