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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 23, 1792 Account of Joseph Sturges Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Pay certificate for Joseph Sturges, private in the late 7th Pennsylvania Regiment.
July 8, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Ensign Henry Bowyer, 4th United States Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $199.56 is due Ensign Henry Bowyer, 4th United States Regiment, being his pay for January through June 1797 and his subsistence for November 1796 through June 1797.
December 26, 1797 Etheldred Ballard oath of enlistment Etheldred Ballard [not available] Document whereby Etheldred Ballard acknowledges having enlisted for five years as solder in the 4th United States Regiment.
November 25, 1799 Certification of payment; Captain Bartholemew Shaumberg, 2d United States Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $160 to Captain Bartholemew Shaumberg, 2d United States Regiment, for pay and unpaid balances.
May 23, 1793 Return of clothing for one man of 2d United States Regiment Captain Richard H. Greaton Samuel Hodgdon Captain Greaton's inventory of military clothing for one man of 2d US Regiment, at the Rendezvous Philadelphia, under marching orders.
March 7, 1791 Raising 76 Rhode Island troops to add to the new regiment for the Army Henry Knox Arthur Fenner Knox informs Governor Fenner that the President has signed an act adding another regiment to the Army to provide further protection for the frontier. Seventy-six soldiers are to be raised from Rhode Island and then directed to Fort Pitt.
1791 Recruiting Instructions for a Regiment of Levies. Unknown Author [not available] Document, recruiting instructions given to the Commanding Officer of the Regiment of Levies; discusses protection of the frontiers; discusses troops and recruiting.
March 9, 1801 Oath of Allegiance of Lieutenant John J. Powell John J. Powell [not available] Document, oath of allegiance to the United States of America
December 29, 1791 Letter from Ebenezer Storer, Agent for War Department, to Joseph Howell on Commissions for outfitting Army, accounts of United States Ebenezer Storer Joseph Howell From Portland Maine, Storer requests certificates related to his service as agent for Officers and Soldiers Regiment of United States
January 27, 1797 Petition of Michael Van Kleeck James McHenry Senate of the United States Because regimental paymasters were elected by the officers of the regiment, there is no right to compensation by said officers if the paymasters, chosen by them, do not deliver the appropriate certificates. Therefore, the claim of Michael Van Kleeck is denied.
February 20, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Thomas Lewis of 3d United States Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $665.50 to Captain Thomas Lewis of 3d United States Regiment, for recruiting, pay, subsistence, and extra duty for the late Major General Anthony Wayne.
November 7, 1799 Certification of payment; Sergeant William G. Hunter, in Captain Sam Tinsley’s Company, 3d United States Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $25.33 to Sergeant William G. Hunter, in Captain Samuel Tinsley’s Company, 3d United States Regiment.
October 5, 1795 Amount Due the Estate of Duncan Manson, for transporting a detachment of the United States Regiment William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $104.01 is due the estate of Duncan Manson for transporting a detachment of the United States regiment commanded by Captain John Smith from Fredonca to St. Mary's in Georgia during the years 1790 and 1791.
November 1, 1797 Certification of payments due Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $90 is due Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker, 2nd United States Regiment, being his pay from August through October 1797.
April 1, 1800 Certification of payment; officers of 4th United States Regiment, being the amount present at this office by Lieutenant Ninian Pinckney, Paymaster William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $105.23 to officers of 4th United States Regiment, being the amount present at this office by Lieutenant Ninian Pinckney, Paymaster.
January 28, 1788 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with the Board of Treasury Joseph Howell Board of Commissioners Howell tells the Board of Treasury that General de Haas's account should not be settled until the officers to whom he advanced money have met their obligations to the United States.
May 31, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Shattuck William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $16 is due Private Jonathan Shattuck, late of the 4th Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to May 1, 1798, the day he was transferred to the frigate "United States."
March 15, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Thomas Lewis, 3d United States Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $1055.78 to Captain Thomas Lewis, 3d United States Regiment, balance due, including as extra aide de camp to the late Major General Anthony Wayne, his recruiting account, payment to his detachment, and own pay and subsistence.
February 11, 1801 Certification of payment; Captain Peter Marks, 3d United States Regiment for contingencies while recruiting at Lexington William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $7.57 to Captain Peter Marks, 3d United States Regiment for contingencies while recruiting at Lexington Kentucky.
December 29, 1800 Certification of payment; Captain Joseph Elliott, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, as superintendant of United States laboratory William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $176.30 to Captain Joseph Elliott, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, extra pay and rations as superintendent of United States laboratory.
May 10, 1799 Certification of payment; Sergeant John Collins, in Captain William Peatts’ Company, 2d Regiment of United States Levies Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payment; $27.44 Sergeant John Collins, in Captain William Peatts’ Company, 2d Regiment of United States Levies, for pay.
December 19, 1797 Certification of payments; account of Meriwether Lewis William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $291.08 is due Ensign Meriwether Lewis of the United States 1st Regiment, being the balance of his pay from January through November 1797 and his subsistence from November 1796 through November 1797. Balance to be transmitted to Edward Carrington Supervisor Richmond, to be paid by him to the said Ensign Lewis.
March 7, 1791 Regulating the Military Establishment Henry Knox George Clinton Letter, directs recruits for Continental army service.
October 19, 1797 Credit to Account William Simmons George Fleming Letter covering inlistments of sundry men of the detachment under command of Fleming received. Those of whom reenlisted into the [1st] United States Regiment with Fleming were recorded. Fleming sent receipts for bounty paid totaling $78.00. Money will be passed to the credit of Fleming's account.
September 13, 1794 Return of clothing and equipment for the recruits of Capt Kersey’s detachment at Philadelphia Sept 13, 1794 [not available] [not available] Inventory of military clothing includes coats, vests, shoes, hats, blankets. Signed by Capt Kersey of United States Regiment, and by John Stagg Chief clerk. Copy to Samuel Hodgdon.