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April 22, 1794 Pay of Major Butler's Detachment Joseph Howell Thomas Butler Major Butler is ordered to disburse the funds he has received to the detachments under his command and transmit to Howell the vouchers and account of the public money for which he is responsible.
June 17, 1794 Major Thomas Butler's Accounts Joseph Howell Thomas Butler There is much that is lacking in Major Butler's accounts that must be provided, including information on deserters, before the accounts can be settled.
August 2, 1791 Protecting the Frontier Major General Richard Butler Arthur St. Clair General Butler reports on the measures he has taken to protect the frontier.
March 8, 1794 Where is Major Butler's Receipt? Joseph Howell George Clymer A warrant had been issued to Clymer for $575 to be remitted to Major Thomas Butler at Carlisle but since Butler's receipt has not been received, the sum is still charged to Clymer.
July 2, 1791 Letter from Major General Richard Butler to Samuel Hodgdon on extra supply of overalls for troops Major General Richard Butler Samuel Hodgdon Writing to Hodgdon from Pittsburgh, Butler refers to an issue regarding overalls. Captain Davis has applied to Major Craig on this issue, but Craig will not proceed without orders from Butler. He thinks Captain Davis' order ought to be good enough.
March 19, 1794 Stoppage of the Pay of deceased Major General Richard Butler Joseph Howell Maria Butler General Richard Butler's widow - Maria Butler - is asked to transmit the deceased General's vouchers to the War Department so that the stoppages can be lifted and the General's pay transmitted promptly to her. Butler was killed during Arthur St. Clair's defeat in November 1793.
January 4, 1794 Money for the Recruiting Service Joseph Howell Thomas Butler Money has been remitted by George Clymer to Major Butler for the use of the recruiting service. Duplicate receipts should be signed by Butler.
April 14, 1800 Requests Payment for Major William Peters for Officers under Col. Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Major William Peters to pay regular officers in Tennessee under Colonel Butler.
June 2, 1794 Letter Citation Thomas Butler Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Butler 06/17/1794
May 24, 1794 Letter Citation Thomas Butler Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Butler 06/17/1794
September 9, 1791 Duplicates of Knox's and Butler's Letters John Stagg Arthur St. Clair Chief Clerk John Stagg sends duplicates of two letters to General St. Clair.
January 28, 1799 Certification of payments; Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $350.78 to Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies, for bounties, pay and subsistence, and pay as Brigade Major.
June 7, 1787 Major Eccleston; Mr. Lord Butler; General Greene's payments Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Mentions Major Eccleston's business. Asks that Swan not wait for Howell's return but grant what may appear right with regard to Mr. Lord Butler. Mentions money paid by General Greene to the officers of North Carolina Line; has no doubt that returns are accurate.
August 1, 1794 [No. 25] Notification of Receipt Henry Knox Isaac Craig Letter containing list of stores, abstract of expenditures, and dispatches from Major Gen. Wayne arrived. Nothing received from Major Butler.
November 16, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Thomas Butler William Simmons Thomas Butler William Simmons provides an extract of a receipt to Thomas Butler. The extract demonstrates that Butler is accountable for having received monies from Colonel Nevill.
May 16, 1799 Anticipated Rejection of Appointment James McHenry John Adams Notes that a Mr. Morgan, appointed major to Lt. Col. Parker's regiment, will probably decline the post, though he has yet to respond. In anticipation of his declination, McHenry forwards a recommendation for another man, Lawrence Butler, for the post.
January 11, 1794 Account of the Late General Butler Joseph Howell Major Erkuries Beatty Howell is not able to reveal the amount of stoppages made from General Butler's commmutation until he has gathered further information.
June 28, 1793 Equipping Butler's Men John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to have transported to Carlisle, addressed to Major Butler, thirty complete suits of rifle clothing for two sergeants and 28 privates. Also needed are thirty stands of arms and accoutrements.
May 17, 1793 Articles of Clothing for Captain Butler John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to send to Major Thomas Butler in Carlisle the articles of clothing listed in the enclosed return.
February 9, 1794 Pay Unaccounted For Maria Butler Joseph Nourse Maria Butler inquired about pay due to troops and Little family that is unaccounted for. M. Butler found pay rolls with receipts from 30 non-commissioned officers and privates in private accounts of late General Butler. M. Butler requested instructions on how to settle the accounts mentioned.
January 5, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Thomas Butler William Simmons Thomas Butler William Simmons discusses the accounts of Capt. Joseph Brock with LtCol Thomas Butler.
April 18, 1800 Notification of Payment Due William Simmons Thomas Butler Simmons notified Butler his request for double rations was denied and Butler owed the balance to Mr. Chandler. If Butler does not pay Chandler, Chandler was authorized by Simmons to deduct to given amount from Butler's pay.
April 18, 1800 Notification on Actions to be Taken with Butler William Simmons Richard Chandler Chandler to hold Butler accountable for double rations taken. Money charged to Butler to be paid to Chandler should be forwarded to Mr. Henley.
January 4, 1794 Money for Recruiting at Carlisle Benjamin Mifflin George Clymer A warrant for $400 has been deposited with the Treasurer to be remitted to Major Thomas Butler at Carlisle for the use of the recruiting service.
August 21, 1799 Requests Money for Major Daniel Bradley to Pay Troops David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Major Daniel Bradley for payment of troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.