Viewing 1–18 of 18 documents: "Roxbury"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 29, 1785 Concerning settlements John Pierce Captain Roxbury John Pierce informs Captain Roxbury that Baron de Kalb received monies earmarked for the payment of the Maryland Line. Consequently, Roxbury must pursue settlement through "the friends of the Baron."
July 12, 1788 Request for payment by Oliver Hanchett Oliver Hanchett John Pierce Hanchett was a Captain in Colonel Wyllis's Regiment in 1775. He marched with his company from Roxbury Massachusetts to Quebec under Colonel Arnold. In storming the city he was taken prisoner on 31 December 1775 and was paroled. Did not receive pay and wages or rations while paroled. Asks how he can be reimbursed.
May 21, 1799 Contractors of the State of Massachusetts Alexander Hamilton Richard Hunewell "The following are the different contractors of the State of Massachusetts: Joseph Ruggles, Nathaniel Ruggles, Ralph Smith, Aaron & Charles Davis, all of Roxbury. You will please as soon as be to make arrangements with them for the supply of the troops at the several recruiting rendezvouses,."
August 23, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Heath Simmons informs Heath to expect payment from Jonathan Jackson.
August 10, 1797 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Heath Simmons discusses Capt. Greaton's pay with Heath.
May 6, 1800 Request to Conform to Instructions and Forms William Simmons Joseph Ruggles Simmons requested Ruggles conform to instructions and forms laid out in previous letter. Simmons also expected particular numbers and dates for rations drawn by men.
September 10, 1800 Request for Information on Account William Simmons Joseph Ruggles Simmons repeated request for accounts. Simmons recopied previous letter that issued the first demand for account information.
December 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Jonathan Jackson William Simmons directs Jonathan Jackson to pay Capt. Greaton.
December 2, 1791 Power of Attorney William Wyman Eliphalet Downer Power of attorney for William Wyman of Suffolk, Massachusetts
December 9, 1797 Captain Greaton's Relinquishment Samuel Heath William Simmons Having been contacted by Captain Greaton's creditors, Heath has advanced at least one hundred dollars on his account and anxiously awaits a response from the Paymaster General on Greaton's relinquishment.
August 1, 1797 Request of Payment to be Forwarded Samuel Heath William Simmons Samuel Heath, attorney for Captain Greaton, requests that $30 of Captain Greaton's pay be fowarded to Heath.
December 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Samuel Heath William Simmons Samuel Heath William Simmons directs Samuel Heath to disburse monies received from Jonathan Jackson to Capt. Greaton.
August 3, 1798 Request for Settlement of Accounts of Capt. Greaton, Request for Money Samuel Heath William Simmons Heath asks for the money that he advanced for Captain Greaton.
March 17, 1792 Certification of service William Wyman Joseph Howell Certification that Capt. William Wyman was in the service of Col. John Patterson during the Revolutionary War, enlisting soldiers. The document is certified by Patterson.
March 17, 1792 Enclosed vouchers William Wyman Joseph Howell Encloses vouchers that he hopes will satisfy the Commissioner of Army Accounts. Notes that in the retreat from Canada in 1776, he lost his chest containing clothing, books, and papers. Wyman was a captain under General John Patterson.
January 29, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Jonathan Jackson William Simmons informs Jonathan Jackson that the receipts of George Claghorn, Caleb Gibbs, and John Call are received and credited.
May 10, 1790 Greaton solicits an appointment from Knox Richard H. Greaton Henry Knox Letter, asks for military commission. Greaton was previously a Lieutenant in Col. Jackson's regiment.
1797 Contractors for rations Unknown Author [not available] Lists the names of contractors for rations; includes location.