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July 31, 1798 Fate of the Appointment of Peter Beates Sarah Beates Samuel Hodgdon Mrs. Beates knows of Hodgdon's sensibility and his friendship with her revered parents. Most of her meager earnings support her and her impaired health. Peter is anxious to know the fate of his petition and will probably get on board some vessel if he is not successful. She asks for Hodgdon's prediction as to when the appointments will be made and adds that Peter would prefer the Navy.
February 27, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Samuel Dyson Peter Hagner informs Lt. Dyson that John Kilty will pay him.
March 12, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Horatio R. Dayton Peter Hagner informs Lt. Dayton that the Accountant's Office has received his receipts for bounties paid.
February 26, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Horatio R. Dayton Peter Hagner informs Lt. Dayton that the Accountant's Office has received his receipt for bounties paid.
August 1, 1795 Clothing Order Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Clothing and muskets awaiting orders from Lieut. Peter Tallman. Return requested by Hodgdon enclosed.
May 2, 1799 Peter Hagner Reviews Major Craig's Accounts Peter Hagner Isaac Craig Peter Hagner, acting for William Simmons, informs Major Craig that his accounts have been reviewed.
November 22, 1799 Sanction of the Executive for military operations Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Secretary McHenry acknowledges to General Hamilton that in ordinary cases, when no pressing exigencies require the contrary, the sanction of the Executive may not be necessary for certain operations.
August 4, 1795 Instructions to pay Peter Tallman William Simmons Aaron Dunham Directs Aaron Dunham to pay Lt. Peter Tallman.
November 6, 1795 Pay of Lieutenant Peter Tallman and His Men at Mud Island Fort Peter Hagner Timothy Pickering Hagner certifies that $133 is due Lieutenant Peter Tallman and the men under his command at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for October 1795.
September 19, 1800 Requests Delivery of Saltpeter Israel Whelen John Harris Deliver salt peter [salt peter] to Messrs. Lane and Decatur out of the amount purchased from Adam Babcock.
February 2, 1801 Simmons Settling the Account of Peter Marks William Simmons Caleb Swan Settling Captain Peter Marks' account.
March 2, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner David Henley Peter Hagner informs David Henley that the Accountant's Office has not yet received the proper documentation.
March 2, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner James Singleton Peter Hagner informs Capt. Singleton that the Accountant's Office has received his receipts.
November 21, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Griffith James McRee Simmons discusses the premiums paid to enlistees.
May 9, 1794 Injury to a Private Vessel by Unauthorizede Persons Alexander Hamilton George Hammond Hamilton discusses a case in which a private vessel, engaged by the British Consul at Norfolk, has been damaged by unauthorized persons. This constitutes a private trespass which must be redressed through the ordinary course of law.
February 7, 1794 Settlement of Debts Timothy Pickering Henry Knox Cannot give accurate information on settlement of Commissioners debts. Widow of Oneida Indian Chief, Peter Otsiquette, requested all debts be discharged.
March 8, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Edward Carrington Peter Hagner directs Edward Carrington to pay Lt. Claiborne.
May 16, 1798 Advances Funds for Seamen and Officers on Frigate Constitution James McHenry Samuel J. Deblois Directs funds for recruitment for seaman and officers on the frigate Constitution.
May 17, 1798 Authorizes Advances for Seamen and Officers on Frigate Constellation James McHenry John Rogers Encloses blank bond to be signed by responsible persons as advance to pay officers and seaman for the frigate Constellation under Captain Truxtun. [Truxton]
March 8, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Ferdinand L. Claiborne Peter Hagner informs Lt. Claiborne that Edward Carrington will pay him.
March 7, 1796 Submission of Returns with Explanations from Peter Hunt Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Peter Hunt, writing from Lamberton New Jersey submits his returns; encloses copies with explanations.
June 7, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Peter Tallman & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $176.55 is due Lieutenant Peter Tallman and the men under his command, being his and their pay through May 1796.
May 11, 1791 Employing Old Peter Henry Knox Philip Schuyler Mentions prospect of employing Old Peter of the Oneidas, of whom Captain Hendricks speaks well.
November 11, 1795 Recommendation of Captain Josiah Roberts Fisher Ames Timothy Pickering The friends of Captain Josiah Roberts have asked Rep. Ames to submit for the consideration of the President the possible appointment of Roberts to command one of the U.S. ships of war. Roberts is a man of uncommon fidelity and spirit who is undaunted in danger, cool and perservering, and an excellent experienced seaman.
January 16, 1786 Pay and Accounting Issues Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Discusses various pay and accounting issues.