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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 5, 1799 Certification of payment; Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $2.13 to Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, pay and settlement of recruiting account.
August 23, 1791 Request for More Cartridges Patrick Phelon Samuel Hodgdon Captain Patrick Phelon reports all men accounted for, but box of ammunition did not contain amount expected. Requests that Col Hodgdon send ammunition on next provision boat.
October 27, 1791 Dismissal of Patrick Lacy Michael G. Houdin Samuel Hodgdon Houdin declares that Hodgdon no doubt will be surprised to see Patrick Lacy again at Fort Washington. He is no soldier and the boys seem to be so displeased with him that, in the interests of harmony, it seemed best to send him back to Hodgdon who might be able to employ him to greater advantage.
February 14, 1799 Samuel Lewis receipt of William Simmons for transmittal to Lieutenant Patrick Harris of 2d Regiment of Artillery and Engineers Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $120 from Simmons, to be transmitted to Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris in 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for pay.
May 5, 1786 Report on Petition of Patrick Bennett John Pierce Board of Treasury Pierce's report to the Board of Treasury on the petition of Patrick Bennett (who was assigned to the Forage Master's Department) for "depreciation" pay recommending denial of the petition.
September 1, 1797 Enlistment Pledge of Patrick Hannages Patrick Hannages [not available] Hannages acknowledges that he has voluntarily enlisted to serve one year in the Marine Service, unless sooner discharged, according to the Act passed July 1st 1797 which provides a Naval Armament. The rules and articles of the Navy against mutiny and desertion have been read to him and he will be paid six dollars per month.
August 1, 1799 Certification of payment; troops stationed at Fort Johnston under command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $412.62 troops stationed at Fort Johnston North Carolina under command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris.
July 9, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Simmons rejects Rivardi's account.
October 26, 1798 Letter to the Superintendent of Military Stores Patrick C Harris Samuel Hodgdon Harris confirms receipt of several items such as an arms chest and a bale of muskets.
July 12, 1799 Certification of payment; troops stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina under the command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $2294.83 pay to troops stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina under the command of Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris.
October 16, 1798 Payment for transportation of hogshead, box, soldier’s clothing for Lt Patrick Harris Detachment James Simon Samuel Hodgdon Receipt for James Simon for payment for carriage of hogshead, box and bundle from Charleston South Carolina to Charlotte North Carolina to be delivered to Lieutenant Patrick C. Harris.
July 18, 1791 Salary of Winthrop Sargent Joseph Howell Winthrop Sargent Sargent is paid $187.50 for his salary as Secretary to the territory northwest of the Ohio River for the second quarter of 1791, as part of his salary per annum of $750.
September 1, 1785 Indian Commissioners Benjamin Hawkins Patrick Henry Benjamin Hawkins informs Patrick Henry of his reply to Beverley Randolph directing him to proceed in the duties required of an Indian commissioner.
May 31, 1785 Resolution of Congress Charles Thomson Patrick Henry Charles Thomson transmits to the Governor of Virginia, Patrick Henry, two acts of Congress pertaining to establishment of agents responsible for the disbursal of arrears due to veterans and the requirement for state oversight of said agents.
April 11, 1794 Joseph Howell's Certification on the account of Patrick Fitzpatrick. Joseph Howell Richard Harrison P. Fitzpatrick to receive full pay for five years in lieu of half pay for life. Authorized by Congress.
September 12, 1800 Muster rolls of the Cherokee David Henley [not available] Muster rolls of the Cherokee Indians under command of Will Shorey for punishment of offenders.
July 30, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Griffith James McRee Simmons informs McRee to expect payment from the Treasurer of the United States.
October 6, 1797 Alterations to Pay Rolls Submitted to Office William Simmons Andrew Marschalk Alterations to pay roll of recruits under Marschalk's command. Changes made to the pay of John Stapleton, John Weisenfelt, John Seamans, John Marshall, Patrick Bryne, David Prickett, James Seggarson, Calvin Pearce, James McGee, Thomas Thompson, William Butler, and Ephraim Fleming. P.S. Simmons included a receipt roll filled up agreeable to the remittance to serve for paying money.
October 9, 1795 Certifies bounty entitlement William Simmons Unknown Recipient Certifies that Jacob Johnson of the 5th Maryland Regiment and George Johnson and Patrick Mooney of the Sixth Maryland Regiment were killed in action on 16 August 1780. As such, the administrators of the deceased veterans are entitled to bounty lands authorized by Congress.
June 7, 1796 Pay of Private John Lowry & Private William Davidson William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $40 is due Private John Lowry, private of Captain Van Rensselaer' s Company 4th Troop, and Private William Davidson, of Captain Webb's 2nd Troop, being their pay from December 1795 through May 1796.
February 17, 1790 Grievances from troops and use of attorney Patrick M. Grosson General William Irvine Letter to General William Irvine on behalf of regiments in Pennsylvania and Virginia; mentions action by an attorney against the War Department in order to guarantee the lands promised to officers and soldiers.
May 4, 1797 Credit to Blackburn's account William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Acknowledges receipt of a receipt roll for Blackburn's detachment that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Mentions deductions for four deserters.
May 21, 1785 Indian Attacks Arthur Campbell Patrick Henry Arthur Campbell sends to the Governor of Virgina, Patrick Henry, a letter conveying his fears of Indian attacks along the frontier settlements of Virginia.
September 22, 1792 Inspection of Shot and Shell Henry Knox Isaac Craig Colonel Procter has returned from inspecting shot and shells cast by Patrick Campbell at Loudon and Mount Pleasant furnaces. A considerable part is on the way to Pittsburg.
October 23, 1797 Request for Receipts William Simmons James Smiley Smiley received several sums of money for Lieut. Col. John Caldwell, Joseph Lewis, and Patrick Brown. Money remains unaccounted for despite requests by Office for receipts. Simmons requested Smiley use his influence to obtain necessary vouchers to exonerate them and close their accounts.