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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
1797 Lack of Correspondence Benjamin Hodgdon Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Hodgdon informs Samuel Hodgdon that he has been dangerously ill and therefore unable to attend to his letters.
June 29, 1792 Letter from Samuel Hodgdon to William Knox on vindication of his character from every intended aspersion Samuel Hodgdon William Knox Samuel Hodgdon acknowledges receipt of William Knox's letter. Hodgdon notes that he will come prepared in every particular to vindicate his character. [presumably related to questions regarding Hodgdon's performance of duty as Quartermaster General during the St. Clair expedition].
April 18, 1794 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon The absence of the quartermaster has required Major Craig to draw on Samuel Hodgdon for several sums. This letter notifies Hodgdon of these payments.
November 1, 1792 Letter from Samuel Colesworthy to Samuel Hodgdon Samuel Colesworthy Samuel Hodgdon Colesworthy reports arriving at his native Boston. He finds his connections and friends in good health. He wishes joy at the arrival of Captain Hodgdon in Philadelphia. Mentions that a poor woman wants to be paid for boarding Captain Phelan. There are other demands against Phelan.
July 23, 1794 Question of Samuel Hodgdon's Accounts Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Henry Knox Wolcott discusses Samuel Hodgdon's request for pay as Quartermaster during the period April 19 - July 15, 1792. The issue seems to focus on the question of whether Hodgdon was in fact the Quartermaster during that entire period.
April 10, 1795 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig acknowledges the receipt of money sent by Samuel Hodgdon. Craig also informs Hodgdon of procurements made payable to him.
December 6, 1793 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig requests of Samuel Hodgdon an account of monies remitted to the Quartermaster department. Craig thanks Hodgdon for sending wine via a careful waggoner.
March 4, 1796 Request to Samuel Hodgdon from S. Beates for assistance for self & family Sarah Beates Samuel Hodgdon Beates apologizes for troubling Hodgdon. Would have waited on him, but she is unacquainted with Hodgdon. Needs to obtain substance for self and family; does not want to take any measures without his approbation. Refers to taking advice from Mr Davis. Notes in postscript that she has not heard of the author of her difficulties since she had the pleasure of seeing Hodgdon.
February 6, 1795 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon In the absence of the Quartermaster General, Major Craig transmits an abstract of his disbursements to Samuel Hodgdon. Craig requests a remittance from Hodgdon to settle his accounts.
October 8, 1794 Complaints about Samuel Hodgdon Alexander Hamilton Henry Knox Writes that while Samuel Hodgdon is a worthy man, he is incompetent as a Supervisor of Military Stores. Hamilton does not believe that the transportation of stores is as difficult as Hodgdon makes it out to be. Clothing has consistently arrived late.
December 10, 1800 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Hodgdon, 12/10/1800. Letter from Samuel Hodgdon, Commissary of Military Stores, to Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War.
September 5, 1794 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig conveys to Hodgdon the necessity of paying pack horsemen and boatmen without cash on hand. Therefore, Craig has drawn on Hodgdon to issue payment to these men.
July 22, 1796 Major Craig's clerk writes to Samuel Hodgdon Tarlton Bates Samuel Hodgdon In the absence of Major Craig, Tarlton Bates acknowledges the receipt of funds sent by Samuel Hodgdon.
April 9, 1798 Note from Mr Auld to Samuel Hodgdon Auld Samuel Hodgdon Mr Auld's compliments wait on Col Hodgdon. Have waited before, but predisposed. Refers to Mr. Mackey.
December 9, 1800 Hodgdon's Remarks William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Remarks on the amount of payments made by Samuel Hodgdon, Superintendent of Military Stores, from 1 June to 30 September 1800.
September 27, 1798 $3200 to Johm Wilkins Samuel Brook Samuel Hodgdon Since Hodgdon keeps exact copies of all warrants drawn in his favor, Brook sends one for $3200 paid by the Treasurer to Samuel Hodgdon for John Wilkins, Quartermaster General.
June 27, 1794 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig acknowledges receipt of stores from Samuel Hodgdon. Craig informs Hodgdon that he will send a horse to Fort Washington.
April 12, 1799 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon that the galley is complete but items are wanted to fully equip the vessel. Craig makes request of these items from Hodgdon.
March 12, 1788 Family letter Polly Hodgdon Samuel Hodgdon Family letter from Polly Hodgdon to her father Samuel, the Commissioner of Commissary Stores. Wishes Hodgdon would write more often
June 29, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Samuel Hodgdon William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon William Simmons sends a box of blank muster and pay rolls to Samuel Hodgdon. Simmons asks Hodgdon to forward the box to Caleb Swann in Greenville.
April 19, 1799 Hodgdon discusses military stores and accounting matters with Major Craig Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon informs Major Craig that materials needed for the galley will be obtained and shipped rapidly. Hodgdon also mentions that paper supplies will be forwarded shortly.
September 12, 1794 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig acknowledges receipt of money and a return of clothing from Samuel Hodgdon. Craig informs Hodgdon that more clothing will be required for the troops.
June 13, 1794 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig discusses the following items with Samuel Hodgdon: settlement of Charles Green's grain account; purchase of horses for public use; and drawing supplies from Hodgdon in the absence of the quartermaster.
January 12, 1798 Regards to Mrs. Hodgdon Winthrop Sargent Samuel Hodgdon Regards to Mrs. Hodgdon.
March 1, 1793 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig announces the arrival of Doctor Carmichael and Mr. Woods to Samuel Hodgdon. Major Craig asks Hodgdon for a tea table set of china for Mrs. Craig.