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October 25, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Robert Benham Cited in Benham to Hodgdon, 10/26/1791.
October 25, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Robert Benham Cited in Benham to Hodgdon, 10/26/1791.
October 24, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Robert Benham Cited in Benham to Hodgdon, 10/26/1791.
October 26, 1791 Arrival at Fort Hamilton Robert Benham Samuel Hodgdon Benham announces his arrival at Fort Hamilton and promises that every effort will be made to comply with Hodgdon's engagement by October 26th.
January 30, 1792 Getting to the Battleground Robert Benham Samuel Hodgdon Benham announces that he arrived at Fort Jefferson in the rain. The supplies are still about fifteen miles behind with a small escort. He believes that his route will be difficult until he gets to the battleground and hopes that the heavy rain will not prevent crossing the creeks in order to get to that place. He will set out in the morning.Other than that he has nothing strange to relate.
February 14, 1792 Accomodation of Sixty Horses John Smith Samuel Hodgdon Smith assures Hodgdon that rather than be judged as an enemy of his country, he would resign his business. But if the accomodation of Hodgdon's horses is acceptable to Hodgdon Smith can take in sixty for the time prescribed.
September 23, 1791 Accounting for horses Samuel Hodgdon Robert Benham The Quartermaster General requests that the Superintendent of the Horse Department take a very accurate account of all the horses - both public and private - now employed in the department. Asks that he account for the color, age, height, and marks of the horses.
June 2, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Lieutenant Robert Lee William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $45.20 is due Lieutenant Robert Lee, being the balance of his account for pay and subsistence through April 1796, payable to Robert Gray.
January 16, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Lieutenant Robert Lee William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $66.64 is due Lieutenant Robert Lee, being his pay and subsistence for November and December 1796.
April 26, 1792 Account of Robert Provost Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Robert Provost with the United States.
September 30, 1791 Strength of the Pack Horses, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon Richard Burton Among other assurances, Hodgdon affirms that the pack horses will be up to the rigors of the approaching frontier campaign.
November 30, 1795 Account of Robert Sifson William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Robert Sifson, late Sergeant in the 2nd Virginia Regiment.
October 24, 1791 Indians Killed & Scalped a Man John Harris Samuel Hodgdon According to Capt. Benham, the Army is sadly lacking provisions. The idea of an army suffering for provisions in Indian Country is too much to be surmounted so an effort has been exerted to provide assistance. According to reports, the Indians killed and scalped a man by the name of Fowler seven or eight miles from the fort.
October 18, 1800 Recommendation of Robert Bell Unknown Author Samuel Dexter The author recommends Robert Bell to the Secretary of War.
December 11, 1797 Letter of Introduction for Robert McCormick Robert Oliver James McHenry Oliver provides a letter of introduction for Robert McCormick, who plans to established manufactories near Philadelphia.
April 22, 1797 Disability of Robert Cosby N.H.S. Fourniere War Department Certification by Fournier of the wound and disability of Robert Cosby.
June 9, 1796 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Robert Thompson William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $116.60 is due Captain Robert Thompson for his pay and subsistence, and subsisting his waiter, for April and May 1796.
July 27, 1796 Solicits Property for Robert Oliver James McHenry Mssrs. Gere & Pinker Esq. Reports suffering of Robert Oliver in his efforts to support the country. Solicits property of Oliver.
June 4, 1794 Account of Robert Bancroft Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Robert Bancroft, late matross in the 3rd Massachusetts Regiment.
June 2, 1794 Account of Robert Quarles Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Robert Quarles, late private in the Virginia Line.
May 23, 1799 Efforts to Settle Accounts with Robert McCormick for Muskets Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Tench Francis Reports a deal made with Robert McCormick regarding the payment for and fabrication of muskets, requiring refunds and payments. Suggests a means of settling the accounts.
February 4, 1792 Oath of Alliegance of Andrew Blad and Robert Sutherland Robert Sutherland [not available] Oaths of Daniel Blad and Robert Sutherland.
October 23, 1799 Transmits General Court Martial for Robert Pearson James McHenry John Adams Transmits proceedings from the General Courts Martial for Robert Pearson on charges of desertion.
July 31, 1799 Pay, Subsistence, and Forage for Robert Gray Robert Gray James McHenry Lieutenant Gray certifies that he has received $135.84 for his pay, subsistence and forage, to which is duly entitled.
June 22, 1792 Certificate and Power of Attorney Robert Chestnut Robert Ross Power of attorney for Robert Chestnut, late a soldier in the old Canadian Regiment under Col. Hazen, to Robert Ross.