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January 7, 1795 Pay of the Men on the Upper Parts of the Ohio Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Fisher leaves this morning with $3,630, being the pay of the troops on the upper parts of the Ohio for the last quarter of 1794. Mr. Fisher will deliver the money to Colonel Butler who will give it to Craig who should provide signed receipts.
August 11, 1791 Safe Arrival Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Checking on safe arrival, hopes that stores descended Ohio River safely as well. Much is expected from his exertions and activity.
May 28, 1796 Pay for soldiers on the Ohio River posts William Simmons Isaac Craig Directs that Craig use the money he has on hand to pay the troops on the "upper posts of the Ohio"
December 8, 1797 Regarding Contract for Supplying Posts on the Ohio & the Mississippi John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Discusses an agreement with a contractor for the supplying of posts on the Ohio & the Mississippi.
July 17, 1795 Pay of Isaac Edington, Scout on the frontiers of Ohio County, State of Virginia William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $35.83 is due Isaac Edington being his pay as a Scout on the frontiers of Ohio County, State of Virginia from January 11th to April 29th 1793.
March 31, 1797 Pay of troops on the Ohio William Simmons John Lovell Directs Lieutenant Lovell to deliver the money in his charge to Isaac Craig for the pay of the troops on the upper posts of the Ohio River.
October 10, 1795 Payment for Ohio troops William Simmons Isaac Craig Informs Major Craig that Major Haskell will remit funds for payment to the troops at the upper posts of the Ohio.
May 31, 1795 Arms and Ammunition for Ohio County Henry Knox William Blount Request for arms and ammunition answered, supplies to be sent to Ohio County.
June 24, 1796 Receipt for Account of Pay, Forage, and Subsistence of Troops at Upper Ports of the Ohio Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $3390.96 on account of pay, subsistence and forage of troops of upper parts of Ohio River. Promises to transmit to Isaac Craig at Pittsburg.
July 1, 1796 Receipt for Pay for Troops at the Upper Posts of Ohio Isaac Craig [not available] Major Craig's, Deputy Quarter Master General receipt of $3390.96 to Samuel Lewis Senior for pay of troops at Upper Posts of Ohio River.
April 12, 1793 Knox writes to Wayne regarding Mrs. Wilkinson Henry Knox Anthony Wayne Letter, asks for assistance for Mrs Wilkinson in traveling down the Ohio River.
January 12, 1796 Discharge of Militia and Scouts Northwest of Ohio River Timothy Pickering Robert Brooke Peaceful actions of fourteen Indian tribes per agreement of peace treaty shows the employment of militia and scouts is no longer warranted. Order to discharge those still in service.
May 16, 1786 Request for Federal Troops on the Ohio Patrick Henry Charles Thomson CITATION Only. Cited in Thomson to Henry, 07/03/1786. Henry appears to have requested that Congress dispatch United States Army companies to join the Virginia militia on the Ohio for operations to protect the Ohio frontier against the Indians
August 22, 1796 Examination of Ohio Company's Books, Credit to Account of Col. Sproat Rufus Putnam Peter Hagner Putnam has completed a full examination of the books and vouchers of the Ohio Company, and duly submits pay and subsistence abstracts to Hagner.
March 26, 1790 Regarding Arrearages in Pay for Troops on Ohio and at West Point Joseph Howell Alexander Hamilton Secretary of War has made arrangement with Secretary of Treasury that troops in service of United States to be paid in three installments. Knox approved acceptance of bills from the Paymaster on the Ohio and makes reference to troops on the Ohio and troops at West Point. Requested money in order to discharge the payments.
August 5, 1796 Certificate on pay of militiamen Peter Hagner Rufus Putnam Discusses a certificate sent in by Putnam concerning the pay of "certain militia of Washington County" in the service of the Ohio Company.
October 2, 1801 Be Nice to Lieutenant Strong James Wilkinson Samuel Vance This letter is handed to you by Lieutenant Strong, who travels with his mother up the Ohio. Please afford them every attention they might need. The party going with Strong is to be immediately remanded to this place, in the same craft. Please also send every man belonging to the Corps in this quarter.
July 17, 1795 Expenditures and Accounting Isaac Craig William Simmons Enclosed muster and pay roll for several detachments at the upper posts of the Ohio and vouchers of expenditures related to the transportation of deserters.
December 23, 1796 Pay of the Troops on the Upper Posts of the Ohio Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis acknowledges receipt of a warrant for $2500 to be transmitted to Isaac Craig on account of the pay of the troops on the upper posts of the Ohio,.
August 1, 1793 Notification of Appointment Henry Knox David Henley Henley temporarily appointed Agent for Dept of War in territory south of the Ohio. Information on pay.
October 14, 1796 Receipt of Payment for Troops at Upper Posts of Ohio River Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis receipt of William Simmons for $2600 on account of pay, subsistence and forage of troops of Upper Posts of Ohio river.
March 17, 1798 Edward Price request to pay Alexander Bilsland for year 1797 Edward Price James McHenry Price requests that Secretary of War make payment of $500 to Alexander Bilsland for his services to Department of Indian Affairs South of Ohio River. In related document, Bisland acknowledges receipt of payment.
April 13, 1790 Concern about Indian Activities on the Ohio; Requests Authority to Act Henry Knox Harry Innes Concern about activities of Indians in Ohio. Requests need for conditional authority for local leaders to protect inhabitants of the frontier counties.
August 25, 1791 Troops Detained on the Upper Parts of the Ohio Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Knox complains that if the troops are unable to descend the Ohio because of a want of boats and provisions, the reposibility for the delay is Hodgdon's.
May 4, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Isaac Craig Simmons informs Craig that the responsibility to pay the upper posts in the Ohio will continue to be his.