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June 6, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment at Wilmington William Simmons James McHenry Certification $341.03 is due a detachment of recruits under the command of Captain Griffith McRee at Wilmington North Carolina, being their pay for December 1797 through March 1798.
June 16, 1789 Debarkation of Troops from Carolina at Wilmington Arthur St. Clair Anthony Wayne Refers to orders to debark troops from Carolina at Wilmington as the most contiguous place to Lancaster. Commanding officers will march detachment to Lancaster and lodge them in barracks there. Discusses movement of baggage and treatment of the sick.
July 2, 1794 Wilmington opposition to fortification Pierre Charles L' Enfant Henry Knox Letter from Major L'Enfant to Secretary of Knox, regarding the motives of the opposition made by the inhabitants of Wilmington respecting the emplacement L'Enfant has designated to fortify upon.
July 14, 1795 Pay of Captain McRea & Recruits at Wilmington Thomas Overton William Simmons Overton has received a sum from the Treasurer of the United States to be transmitted to Captain McRea at Wilmington, being the pay of himself and his recruits through March 1795. Another sum is to be transmitted to the engineer at Wilmington.
June 18, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons requests that the Secretary at War decide what level of payment is appropriate for Griffith McRee, Collector at Wilmington.
March 26, 1798 Request for Issue of Arms & Ammunition to Wilmington Troops James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of arms, accoutrements, and cartridges to soldiers at Wilmington, N.C.
March 19, 1796 Claim Forwarded to the Treasury Department William Simmons John Davis Addressed to Comptroller of the Treasury. Forwards a claim for funds sent to the War Department by the Collector at Wilmington that should have been sent to the Treasury Department.
July 5, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Griffith James McRee Simmons authorizes McRee to make payment to Lt. John Fergus.
April 1, 1796 Enclosed Signed Receipt Roll Griffith James McRee William Simmons McRee has received the receipt roll for the money transmitted from the Collector at Wilmington and returns the roll signed.
June 20, 1798 Arming the Collector's Barge at Wilmington A. McLane James McHenry This is a list of articles needed for arming the Collector's barge at Wilmington, Delaware.
April 6, 1796 Atkins' Salary William Simmons William E. Atkins Notifies Atkins that he will receive his pay from James Reed, Collector of Customs at Wilmington
July 16, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements to Wilmington James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon implements to Wilmington, North Carolina.
June 20, 1794 Fortifications in Wilmington Nicholas Martinan Henry Knox Letter to the Secretary of War regarding fortifications and battery at Wilmington and Fort Johnston. Martinon describes the environment there, including the water.
August 27, 1800 Notification of Payment William Simmons James Carraway Account of supplies furnished the 6th regiment of infantry approved, balance due Carraway which he will receive payment from Griffith McRea, Collector at Wilmington.
April 20, 1795 Pay of Officers at Wilmington Duncan McRae Joseph Howell Enclosed is the pay for the following officers at Wilmington: Capt. Griffith McRea, Lieutenant Robert Rowan, and Lieutenant Jonathan Roberson.
March 8, 1797 Request for Delivery of Supplies to Artillerists Near Wilmington, N.C. James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of various supplies to artillery detachment stationed at Fort Johnston, near Wilmington, N.C.
[not available] Account of the sums paid for the Wilmington fortifications B. Wood [not available] Account of the sums paid for the fortifications at Wilmington, North Carolina.
December 11, 1794 Pay of Lt. Jonathan Robeson Joseph Howell Jonathan Robeson $127.40 has been remitted to Thomas Overton, Inspector of the Revenue at Fayetteville, for the pay of Lt. Robeson of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at Wilmington.
December 14, 1796 Request for Certification of Service Marinus Willett William Simmons Commanded Infantry Regiment from State of New York, requested certificate that states such fact. Mentioned passing the certificate along through the post if it was safe, or use a member of the senate that resides in Wilmington and could carry the certificate.
March 8, 1797 Clothing, Arms, & Accoutrements to Wilmington John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon "The Secretary of War requests that you will please to have the clothing, arms, and accoutrements, agreeably to the enclosed order, transported to Wilmington, North Carolina."
October 20, 1797 Clothing, Arms, and Equipage for Captain McRea Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Captain Griffith McRea of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers has been ordered to recruit in North Carolina with Wilmington as his rendezvous. He believes that the clothing, arms, and equipage he requires should be forwarded by the American Packet, commanded by Captain Bell, that sails monthly between New York and Wilmington.
October 14, 1799 Money to be furnished to recruiting rendezvous at Wilmington and Bennington Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan Hamilton asks that Swan gather all arrears of pay that may be due officers and to provide them to the persons appointed to act as paymasters to the recruiting parties at Bennington and Wilmington.
April 25, 1798 Certification of payments; recruits at Wilmington, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $210.30 is due a detachment of recruits at Wilmington North Carolina under the command of Capt. Griffith McRea [McRee], being the pay of himself for January through March 1798 and the pay of the non-commissioned officers and privates for March 1798.
October 19, 1796 Pay for Major Fleming's recruits William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Acknowledges receipt of Major Fleming's muster roll and return of recruits at Wilmington, North Carolina sent in by Lieutenant Colonel Stephen Rochefontaine. Pay of the recruits will be sent to Wilmington.
June 2, 1798 Pay of Recruits at Wilmington William Simmons James McHenry Before Simmons can report on the arrearages of pay for Capt. Griffith McRea's detachment of recruits at Wilmington, he needs to know whether Capt. McRea is still in service or did his commission as captain expire when he accepted the position of Collector.