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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 25, 1786 Ferguson's certificate of pay Joseph Howell William Ferguson Sends Ferguson his certificate of pay for his time as a prisoner of war and requests accounts needed for completing an officer's settlement
November 21, 1791 Requests Letter of Commendation David Ewing Samuel Hodgdon Refers to the death of Major Ferguson and the implications the loss of connection have made in his career with his own promotions. Requests a private letter recommending Ewing for promotion.
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.
April 12, 1799 Bill of Exchange for James Ferguson Caleb Swan [not available] $200 due James Ferguson for cash paid by him to Swan for the pay of the army.
August 10, 1784 Financial and family matters Mrs. Ferguson Benjamin Lincoln Discusses personal financial matters, family matters, and agricultural conditions in South Carolina.
May 18, 1791 Receipt for the Pay of Major Clark's Battalion William Ferguson Joseph Howell Enclosed is Major Clark's receipt for the pay of his Battalion which is the balance of the monies paid to Ferguson for two battalions of the 2nd Regiment of Levies.
May 3, 1791 Receipts of Gibson, Powers, and Slough William Ferguson Joseph Howell Enclosed is Colonel [Alexander] Gibson's receipt for $975.20 as well as Capt. William Powers' for $374.85 and Capt. [Jacob] Slough's for a like amount. The total sum is $1924.90. Ferguson wants to be notified when Howell receives these receipts so as to avoid the necessity of transmitting a second set.
January 25, 1786 Account of Captain Ferguson Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson CITATION Only. Cited in Nicholson to Howell 02/04/1786. May have discussed the account of Captain Ferguson and Howell's own account, as well as an act of Congress regarding "deranged" (former, or retired) officers
June 16, 1791 Ferguson requests stores be sent to Fort Washington John Ferguson Samuel Hodgdon Ferguson makes requisition to Hodgdon for stores needed at Fort Washington.
June 2, 1789 Safe Conveyance of Doyle's & Ferguson's Stores John Ferguson Samuel Hodgdon Major Hodgdon should send by the first safe conveyance to Capt. John Irvin of Pittsburgh the stores for Capt. Doyle and Ferguson. Capt. Irvin will pay for the carriage. Or if the waggoner would accept an order on the paymaster, that would answer better.
January 16, 1786 Pay and Accounting Issues Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Discusses various pay and accounting issues.
February 4, 1790 Letter of Attorney William Ferguson Robert Prise Document certifying the service of William Ferguson, late soldier during the Revolutionary War.
January 5, 1786 Settlement of Army Officers' Accounts Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Discusses the settlement of the accounts of two officers, Captain William Coxe and Captain William Ferguson.
April 8, 1786 Hats for the troops William Ferguson Samuel Hodgdon Ferguson's report on the hats made for the troops being raised for service on the frontier. They are too small and of deficient quality.
January 17, 1793 Knox writes to Mrs. Ferguson on entitlements Henry Knox Mrs. Ferguson Letter, Knox speaks to Mrs. Ferguson regarding her entitlements.
March 26, 1794 Account of Joseph McHoney Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Joseph McHoney, late private in the 1st Virginia Regiment.
January 31, 1789 William Knox informs of Henry Knox's illness; report on arrival of Lieutenant Beatty in company with Captain Ferguson William Knox Josiah Harmar William Knox writes on behalf of his brother, Secretary of War, informing that he is sick with rheumatic fever and is unable to write. Reports on arrival of Lieutenant Beatty in company with Captain Ferguson. Mentions Mr. Vigo's account.
December 21, 1789 Estimated cost of Rent for buildings for Recruits Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the rents of buildings occupied by Captain M Curdy's and Captain Ferguson's companies of recruits
November 22, 1796 Pay of Private Joseph Dowley of Captain Bradley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that forty dollars is due Private Joseph Dowley of Captain Bradley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from January through October 1796.
July 23, 1792 Account of Joseph Sturges Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Pay certificate for Joseph Sturges, private in the late 7th Pennsylvania Regiment.
June 7, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Bryan William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $100 is due Private William Bryan of Captain Joseph Brock's Company 4th Regiment, being his pay from May 1, 1796 to May 31, 1798.
August 31, 1796 Pay of Private Joseph Dignan, in Captain Daniel Brawley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $23.03 is due Joseph Dignan, late private in Capt. Daniel Brawley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from August 1, 1793 to March 21, 1794, the day of his discharge.
March 11, 1797 Pay of Private Thomas Dowley, of Captain Bradley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Certification that eight dollars is due Private Joseph Dowley of Captain Bradley's Company of the 2nd Sub Legion, and waiter to Lieutenant Lukens, being his pay for January and February 1797.
July 18, 1792 Muster Roll of scouts and messengers Francis Mentges [not available] Muster Roll of scouts and messengers. Includes name and dates employed.
May 3, 1796 Pay of Private Joseph Walcutt, Captain Jonathan Heart's Company William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $23.07 is due Joseph Walcutt, late a private in Captain Jonathan Heart's Company 1st Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to June 23, 1791, the day of his discharge.