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October 13, 1795 Pay of Private John Connor, indian captive William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $64.55 is due private John Connor of Captain Moses Porter's Company of Artillery lately returned from captivity with the Indians, being his pay from April 1794 to October 13th 1795, the day he arrived in Philadelphia.
October 13, 1795 Account of a recently-freed private William Simmons [not available] Certifies that John Connor, a private in Capt. Porter's company of artillery, appears to have been enlisted on June 9, 1792. Confirms that he has settled in full for pay from the War Department Accountant's Office, only after escaping to Philadelphia from Indian captivity.
July 29, 1795 Account of John Connor, Indian Captive William Simmons Timothy Pickering According to Captain Thaylor's muster, it appears that Private John Connor was taken prisoner by Indians from October 17th 1793 until May 14th 1794, and that Timothy Pickering did advance to him $10 for his travel to Philadelphia to get his account settled.
1797 Information on Fraud Unknown Author William Simmons Related details of conversation "in this office" that pertained to fraud, John Connor, and John Shannon.
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.
December 1796 Deposition of John Shannon John Shannon [not available] Testament of illegal impersonation of soldiers by John Hindman and John Connor.
August 3, 1797 Deposition of James Humphreys James Humphreys [not available] Discussed employment of Humphreys by John Connor in "speculating in soldiers rights." Forgery of powers of attorney discussed.
1785 Certification of payment; Samuel Middleton, Constable, for apprehending deserter William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that Samuel Middleton, Constable, is due ten dollars for apprehending Michael Connor, deserter from Mud Island, commanded by Captain James Gamble.
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.
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.
August 8, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Private John Jervis Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $28 is due Private John Jervis of the United States 3rd Regiment, being his pay for January through July 1798.
February 9, 1798 Muster Roll of Officers & Men on the Frigate "United States" Captain John Barry [not available] Muster Roll of the Officers, Petty Officers, Seaman, Ordinary Seaman, and Marines on board the Frigate "United States" under the command of Captain John Barry in the service of the United States from the 8th of January 1798, the time they were last mustered, to the 9th of February 1798.
November 28, 1797 Certification of payments; pay of Private John Franks William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $13.74 is due John Franks, late a private in the 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from April 1 to August 18, 1794, the day of his discharge.
June 29, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Warfield William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $17.93 is due Private John Warfield of Capt. H. DeButt's Company, being his pay from January 1 to May 15, 1795, the date of his discharge.
May 5, 1797 Pay for Troops and Compensation for "Deranged Officer" Isaac Craig William Simmons Enclosed muster and pay rolls along with updates of several companies. Discussed compensation for Polhemus as a "deranged officer". List of vouchers enclosed.
March 17, 1793 Return of the names of Captain Guion detachment Campbell Smith Isaac Guion Enclosed papers compared with returns of adjutant general's office, were all the information the paymaster could collect at Legion Ville relative to Captain Guion's detachment at Gallipolis. This is return of names of detachment of Captain William Lewis's company, gone to Gallipolis under Captain Guion.
July 26, 1796 Pay of John Geary, Deceased, private in the 1st US Regiment Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $37.37 is due the estate of John Geary, private in the 1st US Regiment for 1790, being his pay per abstract No. 331.
September 6, 1788 Payment of Private John Betters Matthew Henderson Joseph Howell Sent discharge and certificate of service for Private John Betters of the 3rd Regiment Massachusetts Line.
October 19, 1796 Pay of Sergeant Williams, Private Parker, & Private Johnstone, at Fort Johnston in North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $135 is due Sergeant Phillip Williams, Private John Parker, and Private William Johnstone, at Fort Johnston in North Carolina, being their pay from January through September 1796.
February 28, 1794 Account of John Gneisley Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Greisley, late private in the 8th Virginia Regiment.
March 7, 1796 Pay of Private John Baptist Gloster, 3d Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $36 is due John Baptist Gloster for his pay as a private in the 3d Sub Legion from June 1795 through February 1796.
June 9, 1797 Privates' bounty claims William Simmons Edward Miller Requests that Miller advise him as to whether the claims for bounty of privates Jese Kentner, John Kentner, James Drown, and Asa Smith are justified.
September 4, 1800 Certification of payment; Maryland Militia, Private John Thomas, Private James Ford, Captain Reilly, Private Martin Hughes, called out to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $34.77 to Maryland Militia members, Private John Thomas, Private James Ford, in Captain J.F. Beall's Company, and Private Martin Hughes under Captain Reilly, called out to suppress an insurrection in the Western Counties of Pennsylvania.
February 21, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Scott William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $9.29 is due Private John Scott, late of Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to May 3, 1794 , the day his term of service expired.
October 3, 1795 Pay of John Morrison, Private of the 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $8.64 is due John Morrison, Private of the 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from June 1st to August 5th 1795, the day of his discharge.