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February 9, 1791 Invoice of Pay and Pensions for Invalids Henry Knox James Tilton The letter provides a list of pay and pensions due to military invalids in Delaware, with notation of those who have moved or are deceased. The second page concludes with an order to pay the pensions out of treasury funds.
August 29, 1789 COPY: Appointment of Lincoln, Griffin, and Humphreys George Washington [not available] Appointment of commissioners for negotiating peace with foreign nations.
January 4, 1796 Copies of Letter from the Judge of the District Court of Virginia to the Secretary of War Cyrus Griffin Timothy Pickering Griffin encloses three cases of soldiers seeking pensions for injuries sustained during service. The first is that of Ulisses Rogers, whose thigh was broken. Griffin sends the best papers he could find in support of the claim, following the points set forth in the Act of Congress. Rogers had not previously applied because he lives in an isolated area and had not heard about the pension law. He is...
September 20, 1789 Regarding planned visit from Principal Chiefs and request for private meeting Alexander McGillivray Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department McGillivray informs of a visit from Principal Chiefs, accompanied by interpreter Derezeau. He asks for a private meeting with one or two of the commissioners.
May 22, 1798 Certification of payments; Private George McGee William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $16 is due Private George McGee, late of Capt. Isaac Guion's Company of the 3rd Regiment, being his pay for January 1 to April 30,1795, the day his term of service expired per Abstract D No. 968.
March 21, 1793 Settlement with Private George Grymes, Virginia Artillery Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Settlement of account of Private George Grymes of Virginia Artillery.
May 27, 1794 Account of George Lard Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for the estate of George Lard, late private in the 3rd Regiment of Light Dragoons.
June 16, 1796 Pay of Private George Gale William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $22 is due Private George Gale, of Captain William McRae's company, being his pay from January 1 to June 15, 1795, the day of his discharge, payable to William Huston attorney.
March 19, 1789 Number of Senators and Representatives Present in New York Henry Knox George Washington Knox reports the number of Senators and Representatives present in New York now stands at 9 and 22 respectively. Knox notes the addition of William Patterson, Samuel Griffin, and Andrew Moore but still no representation from either Maryland or Delaware.
July 5, 1797 Pay of Private George Geiger of the 4th US Regiment and Waiter to Captain William Eaton William Simmons James McHenry Certification that twelve dollars is due Private George Geiger of the 4th US Regiment and Waiter to Captain William Eaton, being his pay for April through June 1797.
January 3, 1797 Pay of Private George Gardner of Captain DeButt's Company, 4th Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $48 is due Private George Gardner of Captain DeButt's Company 4th Sub Legion, being his pay for the year 1796.
September 21, 1789 Readiness to make further communications Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Alexander McGillivray So that there will be no complaints of partial or defective representation, commissioners will be ready to make further communications as soon as the third member of the commission, the honorable Mr. Griffin, arrives.
December 5, 1795 Pay of George Resley late a private in Captain Tilton's Company, 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $24.19 is due George Resley, late a private in Captain Tilton's Company 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from August 1, 1793 to May 2, 1794, the day of his discharge.
January 9, 1797 Payment to Lieutenant Campbell Smith of the 4th Sub Legion for the subsistence of his waiter, Private George Gardner William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $20 is due Lieutenant Campbell Smith of the 4th Sub Legion for the subsistence of his waiter, Private George Gardner, from August through December 1796.
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.
September 23, 1789 Arrival of Mr. Griffin and initiation of treaty talks Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Alexander McGillivray Commissioners inform that Mr. Griffin arrived and the three are preparing communications for the next day. General Lincoln and General Pickens will attend this forenoon at the black drink. Indians wish to receive talks on west side of Oconee River. Commissioners agree in order to take away all cause of jealousy.
December 11, 1793 Account of George Phillips Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for George Phillips, late private in Rawling's Regiment.
April 19, 1796 Pay of Private George Carson, of Captain Pierce's Company William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $9.29 is due George Carson, late a private in Captain Pierce's Company, being his pay from June 1 to August 10, 1795, the day of his discharge.
July 6, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Alexander Pommerson William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $6.67 is due Private Alexander Pommerson, late of Captain George Ingersoll's Company of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from May 1 to June 20, 1798, the date of his discharge.
October 7, 1800 Certification of payment; J. Griffin, Surgeon’s Mate, for expenses traveling from Richmond to Washington, by order of Brigadier General Wilkinson William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $33.42 to John Griffin, Surgeon’s Mate, for expenses traveling from Richmond to Washington, by order of Brigadier General Wilkinson, and returning to Norfolk Virginia.
July 6, 1798 Certification of payments; Private William Kelly William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $7.74 is due Private William Kelly, late of Captain George Ingersoll's Company of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from April 1 to May 29, 1798, the date of his discharge.
January 27, 1798 Private correspondence with Washington James McHenry George Washington Private correspondence with George Washington on non-political, non-military matters. Encloses letters from Murray and Smith.
April 29, 1794 Account of George Hinds Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for George Hinds, late private in the 1st Regiment of Light Dragoons.
April 12, 1797 Pay of Private Jonathan Shattuck of Captain Eaton's Company, and waiter to Surgeon's Mate George Gillaspy William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $28 is due Private Jonathan Shattuck of Captain Eaton's Company, and waiter to Surgeon's Mate George Gillaspy, being his pay from September 1796 through March 1797.
November 26, 1798 Certification of payments; George Davis, late a private in Captain Henry DeButts’ Company, 3d Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $24.93 to George Davis, late a private in Captain Henry DeButts’ Company, 3d Regiment of Infantry, for his pay.