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January 24, 1791 Pension of Willis Wilson Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Thanks Randolph for forwarding a letter to Governor Blount. Discusses the commutation and pension of W. Wilson.
January 18, 1791 Commutation of Lieutenant Wilson Joseph Howell John Stagg Asks Stagg to inform the Secretary at War that he has examined the settlement of Lieutenant Willis Wilson of the Virginia Line.
May 8, 1794 Account of Willis Greene Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Willis Greene, late lieutenant in the Virginia Line.
February 15, 1793 Payment to James Willis Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Payment of $80 to James Willis, late private in the 2nd and 6th Massachusetts Regiments.
September 14, 1800 Reports Mortgage of Wilson & Potts Furnaces Benjamin Stoddert Samuel Dexter Encloses letter from R. Milligan stating that 3/8th of the furnaces belonging to Wilson and Potts were mortgaged to him.
May 4, 1793 Account of Galbraith Wilson Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Galbraith Wilson, late private in Rawling's Regiment.
August 18, 1797 Receipts received William Simmons William R. Boote Informs Ensign Boote that he has received his letter enclosing duplicate receipts for six dollars bounty paid Samuel Willis. Also discusses recruiting.
April 12, 1794 Balance Due Colonel Butler Butler Joseph Howell Colonel Willis to receive balance due Colonel Butler as his proxy.
August 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign Boote William Simmons William R. Boote William Simmons confirms receipt of a letter from Ensign William Boote that contained vouchers for Samuel Willis.
February 24, 1800 Helping Mother with Her Rent Peter Wilson Samuel Hodgdon Wilson asks Hodgdon for an advance of $58 to be deducted from his quarters salary. He needs the money because of the unfortunate loss sustained by his mother upon her return from Norfolk. This has put her backward in her rent and Wilson wants to help her out as she sets out to live with his brother Smith in Charleston.
May 3, 1793 William Wilson, interpreter of Delaware and Shawanese tongues Henry Knox Isaac Craig Interpreter Wilson was supposed to be at Philadelphia, but he has not arrived, nor is there any word. Commissioners have commenced journey and will rendezvous at Niagara. Very important that Wilson be there. He should repair to Buffaloe Creek. Furnish him with advance of money. If Wilson cannot be found, find someone as suitable, such as Joseph Nicholson.
March 9, 1801 Letter Citation Josiah Fox P. Wilson Cited in Wilson to Fox, 03/20/1801.
October 7, 1796 Receipts for Wilson's Detachment, September 1796 William Wilson William Simmons Enclosed is the receipt roll of the detachment under Wilson's command for September 1796.
August 8, 1798 Quarantine of William Wilson's brother at Fort Mifflin William Wilson William Simmons Writing from New York to William Simmon, Wilson enclosed a letter for his brother who has arrived with his family at Fort Mifflin and is to perform a quarantine. His situation cannot be a pleasant one, so Simmons is asked to render him any service in his power.
July 12, 1798 Bill of Exchange for Samuel Wilson Isaac Guion [not available] Bill of exchange for $500 due Samuel Wilson for value received of him.
March 4, 1796 Expenses of Lieutenant Colonel Willis Willson William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $48.54 is due Willis Willson, Lieutenant Colonel of Militia, being the expenses of a detachment of Virginia militia detaining a Brig commanded by Captain Maney who tried to go to sea in violation of a Congressional embargo.
June 23, 1798 Payments Due Robert Wilson, Interpreter [not available] [not available] Account for payment to Robert Wilson for service as an Indian interpreter and traveling with Indians.
January 19, 1799 Certification of payments; Ensign Jacob Wilson William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $111.29 pay to Ensign Jacob Wilson.
April 22, 1794 Account of Robert Wilson Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Robert Wilson, late private in the 3rd South Carolina Regiment.
November 11, 1799 Nominations of Stickney and Wilson as Cadets Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Hamilton informs Rice that Stickney and Wilson have been recommended to the Secretary of War for appointment as Cadets in his regiment but it is important that seniority in the ranks be based on dates of appointment.
January 14, 1800 Recommendation of Mr. W. Wilson Samuel Smith Alexander Hamilton In the past Smith had recommended W. Wilson and he obtained a commission that he had to relinquish due to ill health. His health restored, Smith recommends him again to command a Company in the 4th battalion of the 2nd Regiment of Artillery.
April 20, 1796 Requests Payment of Exchange to William Wilson Daniel Haragan Samuel Hodgdon From Fort Washington, Haragan requests that Hodgdon pay $200 to William Wilson.
January 5, 1799 Appointment of James Wilson James McHenry J. Wilson Official appointment of Wilson to Cadet in Artillerists and Engineers.
July 2, 1795 Six Months Since Receiving My Pay Lieut. Thomas Wilson William Simmons Since six months have elapsed since Wilson has received his pay, he asks for the money permitted him and his men by Captain Harris's muster roll.
November 1, 1798 Certification of payments; William Wilson, Lieutenant, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $145.60 to William Wilson, Lieutenant, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers for expenses in attending a court martial.