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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 8, 1792 Account of Thomas Jones Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Thomas Jones, late a soldier in Colonel Lee's Legion in Virginia.
March 23, 1793 Account of Thomas Jones Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Thomas Jones, late of Pulaski's regiment of light dragoons.
March 24, 1788 Settlement of account James Morris Jones Joseph Howell From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Discusses the request of Jones's sister for settlement of their brother's accounts.
June 9, 1799 Without You I Would be a Plow Man Thomas Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones expresses his gratitude that Hodgdon has taken him under his protection and given him valuable instruction without which he would be a plowman. Jones's wife ["my rib"] extends her respects to Hodgdon and his wife ["your other half"]. He laments that he is now flat on his back with the rheumatism.
March 7, 1794 Account of Isaac Hicks Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Issac Hicks, late captain of the Georgia line.
May 21, 1787 Account of William Alexander John Pierce General Allen Jones Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts to General Allen Jones regarding the accounts of William Alexander, quartermaster at Hillsborough in 1786, and Thomas Commander Russell.
April 21, 1788 Captain Jones's account Margaret Jones Joseph Howell From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Captain Jones's widow discusses the statement of Captain Jones's account.
March 2, 1799 A Worthy Girl from New Brunswick, Etc. Thomas Jones Samuel Hodgdon In what appears to be a personal letter, Jones discusses his life and prospects. He is grateful that he married a most worthy country girl from the County of Brunswick. He has rented his storehouse to a worthy Quaker who keeps a store of goods worth 2000 pounds (currency).
May 2, 1787 Pay Order from the Widow of John Jones Elizabeth Jones Unknown Recipient Order from the widow of John Jones - formerly belonging to the Artillery unit - for his pay due. Empowers Joseph Howell to receive the pay.
May 2, 1791 To the United States in a/c with the Estate of Strother Jones. Joseph Howell [not available] Acct, with the estate of Strother Jones.
April 20, 1792 Account of Cadwallader Jones Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Cadwallader Jones, captain in the late 3rd Regiment of Dragoons, with the United States.
March 5, 1788 Settlement of account of Jones's brother James Morris Jones John Pierce From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Jones discusses the settlement of his brother's account.
May 22, 1787 Regarding soldier nursed by Mrs. Williams and widow of John Jones Joseph Howell A.W. Dunscomb Howell reports that after a full examination of returns, he cannot find the name of the soldier nursed by Mrs. Williams. Therefore, Howell cannot comply with request of issuing a certificate for the amount of her account; nor can he assist the widow of John Jones, since by returns of 4th Artillery Regiment, Jones deserted.
August 24, 1796 Directions Needed for Forwarding Articles Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Francis has notified Jones that some silk sieves and other articles purchased by him for the garrison at West Point are still being stored and waiting for direction. Jones wants directions for these articles and for any other articles that are purchased so that they can be forwarded to sundry places.
November 22, 1794 Insufficiency of My Travelling Apparatus, Etc. James Jones Edmund Randolph Jones informs the Secretary of State that his jouney has been delayed because of the insufficiency of the travelling apparatus he was provided in Philadelphia. Neither the carriage nor the hired horses were suitable for the journey. Both the replacement carriage and the replacement horses are more suitable and are available at a more frugal price.
August 16, 1793 Deposition of William Jones regarding effect of Cornell's death on Creeks William Jones [not available] William Jones is deposed and states that the Creeks were largely peaceful until the killing of Cornell at the hands of Georgia troops.
August 10, 1798 Request to Examine Pay Rolls Edward D. Turner William Simmons Letter, discusses pay of Rowland Jones.
April 11, 1794 Account of John Jones Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Jones, late private in the Virginia Line.
December 1, 1796 Jones informing Osborn of a change in orders; asking Osborn to reconsider resigning Nathan Jones Samuel Osborn Jones acknowledges that the Secretary of War received Osborn's commission (that Osborn sought to resign). However Jones informs Osborn that the previous day Col. Rochefontaine was instructed to send Osborne to Governor's Island, and hopes that Osborn will accept this posting and reconsider seeking to resign.
June 13, 1800 Recommendation of Mr. Jones Sarah Beates Samuel Hodgdon Beates recommends her brother-in-law Mr. Jones to fill a vacancy in the War Department. He is a young man from a genteel family with worthy expectations. Unfortunately he has received unkind treatment from his guardian and from her husband's family not unlike the treatment she has received from them. Mr. Jones is her neighbor and she attests to his honesty and principles.
March 28, 1788 Settlement of account of Jones's brother Joseph Howell James Morris Jones From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Discusses the settlement of the account of Jones's brother.
July 21, 1795 Members of the Court Martial Included in Guard John Mills Thomas Jones The members of the general court martial will be included in the details for guards.
December 23, 1794 Reverend Doctor Jones Anthony Wayne Henry Knox Letter from Major General Wayne to the Secretary of War concerning the Reverend Doctor Jones and Isaac Zane.
July 20, 1796 Clothing to be Forwarded to Captain Preston Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to forward to Jones the originlnal or a copy of a letter in which clothing was to be forwarded to Captain Preston at Lynchburg. Apparently Jones' copy was accidentally destroyed.
May 5, 1788 Settlement of Captain Jones account Joseph Howell Margaret Jones From the letter book of Joseph Howell, Assistant Commissioner of Army Accounts in the Board of Treasury's Office of Army Accounts. Requests papers in the possession of Margaret Jones needed to settle her late husband's account.