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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.
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.
May 31, 1794 Fortifications in North Carolina Nicholas Martinan Henry Knox Letter to the Secretary of War regarding fortifications in North Carolina off the Outer Banks, particularly Wilmington.
July 19, 1797 Certification of payment; Sergeant Philip Williams, Commanding Fort Johnson North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment: $36 is due Sgt. Philip Williams, commanding at Fort Johnson North Carolina, being the amount of the bounty paid by him to three recruits and the premium for enlisting them. To be transferred James Read Esquire, Collector, Wilmington North Carolina
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.
July 20, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $107.63 is due a detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston [North Carolina] being their pay for April 1798, which sum is to be transmitted to Griffith McRea, [McRee] Collector at Wilmington.
February 9, 1796 Pay of Captain Griffith McRee & Recruits William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $350 is due Captain Griffith McRee of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers and the Recruits under his command at Wilmington North Carolina, being his and their pay from August through December 1795.
February 17, 1797 Credit to Read's account William Simmons James Read Acknowledges receipt of receipt rolls of Sergeant Philip Williams and his men at Fort Johnston, North Carolina that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office.
July 16, 1794 Mounting the Artillery at Wilmington Joseph Howell Joshua Potts The Secretary of War has directed a remittance to Potts of $250 through the hands of William Polk, Supervisor of North Carolina, for the purpose of mounting the Artillery.
July 16, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements to Wilmington James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon implements to Wilmington, North Carolina.
May 24, 1797 Pay of Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnson, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $96 is due Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnson North Carolina, being his and their pay for February though April 1797.
October 3, 1799 Clothing to be sent to New York, Charleston, South Carolina and Wilmington, North Carolina James McHenry John Harris Request to deliver to John Wilkins Quartermaster General articles of clothing to Ebenezer Stevens at New York, William Crafts at Charleston South Carolina, and to Griffith McRee [McRea], Wilmington North Carolina.
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
January 20, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Robert Howe Simmons balances the account for supplying the troops in Wilmington, North Carolina.
May 4, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Read Letter is marked as cancelled. Simmons authorizes Read to make payment to Capt. McRee.
[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.
May 4, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Read Simmons authorizes Read to make payment to Capt. McRee.
April 11, 1794 Fortifications in North Carolina Henry Knox Nicholas Martinan Instructions to Nicholas Francis Martinon, acting as temporary engineer in the service of the United States, regarding the fortifications at Wilmington and Ocracoke, North Carolina.
September 4, 1800 Certification of payment; Robert Howe, contractor at Wilmington North Carolina, for sundry medicines purchased for use of Fort Johnston and for expenses capturing and keeping a deserter from this place William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $58.14 to Robert Howe, contractor at Wilmington North Carolina, for sundry medicines purchased for use at Fort Johnston and for expenses capturing and keeping a deserter from this place.
January 20, 1800 Certification of payment; Robert Howe, Wilmington, North Carolina for rations, quarter master, and hospital stores furnished the garrisons of Fort Johnston William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1028.80 to Robert Howe, Wilmington, North Carolina for rations, quarter master, and hospital stores furnished the garrisons of Fort Johnston North Carolina.
July 5, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Fergus Simmons informs Fergus to expect payment from Griffith McRee.
September 20, 1797 Certification of payments due; pay of Sergeant Philip Williams & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment due; $56 is due Sergeant Philip Williams and the men under his command at Fort Johnston North Carolina, being his and their pay for July and August 1797.
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.
December 18, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Griffith James McRee Simmons explains differences found in McRee's accounting and subsequently issues a new balance.
August 22, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department Peter Hagner Griffith James McRee Hagner informs McRee that the receipt of J. Fergus was received.