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May 15, 1793 Ration Money Due Boyer James Boyer Samuel Hodgdon Boyer notes that when he last saw Hodgdon he promised that as soon as the Commissioners for the Indian Treaty were dispatched, he would attend to the settlement of the ration money due Boyer. All he wants at present is about twelve dollars to make up the arrears for rent. If Hodgdon will let him have that amount he will make over all the property that will be coming to him from his father's...
June 27, 1786 German regiment and vouchers John Pierce Jonathan Nicholson Letter from the Office of Army Accounts regarding Peter Boyer and the German Regiment.
April 30, 1794 Account of Jacob Boyer Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Jacob Boyer, late private in the 3rd Pennsylvania Regiment
November 4, 1799 Receipt of Valentine Boyer [not available] [not available] Receipt for fifteen shillings paid to Valentine Boyer
December 15, 1787 Deming and Boyer discuss army accounts with Joseph Howell John Deming Joseph Howell John Deming and Peter Boyer forward a return of men considered to be the quota of Massachusetts to Joseph Howell. Howell had previously requested this return.
September 18, 1791 Melancholy Proof of Human Frailty Samuel Hodgdon William Knox As a melancholy proof of the frailty of human nature, Boyer must return to Philadelphia. Hodgdon has kept him on in his office until it became disreputable to do so. Boyer has been drunk for weeks so he is being transported from Fort Washington in a perouge to Pittsburgh where Maj. Craig will arrange for his transport to Philadelphia. Not knowing what advances have been made to his his wife, the...
June 23, 1791 Letter from Samuel Hodgdon to William Knox on shipments of supplies to Pittsburg Samuel Hodgdon William Knox Hodgdon would have been glad to have seen a return and the supplies mentioned in a previous letter. Will call on Doyle for his receipt; is disappointed about not hearing from Colesworthy. Boyer has not yet arrived; expects him with the wagon next day. Will write more fully next conveyance; at present it is impossible.
June 27, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Jonathan Nicholson Pierce discusses the accounts of persons paid new commission money.
June 30, 1791 Letter from Samuel Hodgdon to William Knox on expected arrival of Colesworthy, Hodgdon's returns and his wagon, and the awaited arrival of axes for the upcoming St Clair expedition Samuel Hodgdon William Knox Hodgdon has heard nothing of Coleworthy; expects that he will arrive next day. Nothing of Boyer and his wagon. Still awaiting arrival of axes. Expresses hope that posts will provide further news and answers.
May 31, 1793 Requests Loan of $6 to Pay Rent, to be Remitted from his Account James Boyer Samuel Hodgdon Apologizes for writing yet again. His landlord is in town, demanding payment, or he will lose his personal items. Requests a loan for $6, which can be deducted when his account is settled.
August 5, 1795 Account of Peter Thomas William Simmons Richard Harison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Peter Thomas, late private in the 1st Regiment of Light Dragoons.
December 3, 1800 Receipt of Peter Corn [not available] [not available] Receipt for five shillings tenpence paid Peter Corn by Captain C Smith for expenses of Brigadier General Wilkinson's traveling party.
May 16, 1794 Bank Notes Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Bank notes can be cashed, no need to apply for exchanges. Muster and pay rolls for Wheeling attached, others not completed. Requests information on Andrew McCleary in order for him to obtain settlement of his accounts.
August 3, 1800 Forwarding Recommendations for Officers John Adams Samuel Dexter Adams forwards two recommendations for officer appointments.
October 30, 1794 Account of Peter Bette Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Peter Bette, late private in Lee's Legion.
May 22, 1799 Letter of Introduction for Peter Schermerhorn Jr Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Writes that Peter Schermerhorn Jr intends to make a short visit to Philadelphia on an "excursion of pleasure"; requests that Hodgdon do what he can to help him see the city.
February 14, 1793 Peter Frothingham's Request for a Commission Rufus Putnam Henry Knox Peter Frothingham has written to Putnam requesting a commission in the Army. Frothingham's brother is reputed to have served bravely with Harmar and Peter's appearance is in his favor but Putnam does not know whether he has any military experience.
January 17, 1792 Claims for Land George Moore Unknown Recipient List of land claimants, provided by George Moore.
1784 Report that Peter Schuyler & Peter Rightman Will Not Be Allowed to Attend Treaty at Fort Stanwix Unknown Author [not available] Memoranda from an unknow origin that discusses the tension between U.S. Indian Commissioners and New York state Indian Commissioners. Formal direction for Peter Schuyler from Mr. Campbell, through the New York Governor, concerning the forthcoming treaty at Fort Stanwix. Both Schuyler and his translator, Peter Rightman, are denied attendance due to their previous distasteful behavior and offering...
January 16, 1796 Receipt for Supply of Salt Peter John Harris [not available] Receipt of salt peter into stores at Frankford. No record of supply made by Harris b/c it was not under his direct oversight.
March 8, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Jonathan Jackson Peter Hagner informs Jonathan Jackson of the amount due to him in commission.
July 3, 1795 Peter Hagner reviews Major Craig's accounts Peter Hagner Isaac Craig Acting for William Simmons, Peter Hagner confirms receipt of records sent by Major Isaac Craig.
December 12, 1797 Delivery of Supplies for Gunpowder Manufacture James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver refined salt peter and sulfur for making gunpowder.
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.
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.