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July 14, 1800 Receipt of Affidavit of John Winchester William Simmons James Stille Simmons received affidavit of John Winchester, sent by Stille. Winchester to receive the payment of his deceased brother, Simmons advised Winchester designate a person to collect the sum.
May 14, 1799 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies to 8th Regiment at Winchester James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing, arms, accoutrements, equipment, instruments, & tents to 8th Regiment at Winchester, VA.
December 24, 1798 Clothing to Winchester Samuel Hodgdon John Bishop Hodgdon explains the means by which the clothing is to be transported to Winchester.
June 26, 1800 Required Identification for Balance Due William Simmons James Stille Letter from Stille with enclosure received. Upon examining records of Pvt. Ethan Winchester, officer under Capt. Eaton, a balance due him was determined. However, due to Winchester's death, a payment can be made to a claimant, his brother, upon producing documents that state he is the legal heir to Winchester and that the Pvt. died without issue.
August 27, 1794 Requests Appointment of Conductors for Stores for Winchester Alexander Hamilton Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to appoint Conductors of Stores who will take orders from Colonel Carrington or whoever is agent at Winchester. Hamilton wants the names of these Conductors transmitted to him.
October 24, 1794 Funds for David Thompson and Recruiting at Winchester Joseph Howell David Thompson The sum of $70.67 is transmitted to George Gale, Supervisor of Maryland, for the pay of Ensign Thompson and $500 is transmitted for the recruiting service at Winchester.
April 8, 1795 Money the Recruiting Service at Winchester Benjamin Mifflin David Thompson George Gale, Supervisor at Baltimore, will transmit to Ensign Thompson a sum to be used for the recruiting service at Winchester.
July 15, 1786 Request for payment William Winchester John Pierce Payment request for the amount due as a supernumerary officer; Winchester asks that the money be sent to Silas Walker.
April 8, 1795 Money for Ensign David Thompson at Winchester. Benjamin Mifflin George Gale Lieutenant Freeman will transmit five hundred dollars to Gale to be delivered to David Thompson at Winchester.
December 17, 1794 Express to Winchester John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants a man ready to go express to Winchester. He should call at the War Office where he will informed of the hour he will begin his journey.
March 18, 1800 Letter Citation Edmund Winchester William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Winchester, 04/02/1800.
December 21, 1798 Order of clothing for Winchester John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Concerning an order from James McHenry relative to the clothing for Winchester; also mentions tents and Colonel Biddle.
June 26, 1800 Brother and legal heir of Winchester Peter Hagner James Stille Requires evidence to show that brother of Ethan Winchester, deceased, is the brother and legal heir, and that he died without children.
October 5, 1792 Orders to March to the Frontier Henry Knox William Winston Presence on frontier requested by Head Quarters, Winston to march with recruits to Winchester, proceeding to Pittsburgh.
October 19, 1786 Lieutenant George Winchester's account Joseph Howell John White Regarding Lt. George Winchester's account, a mistake was made which resulted in $83[&]56/90 still being due the US. Perhaps the recipient can recall one of Winchester's certificates which would rectify the situation. He also received the sum of $80 pay for service in 1782 from the Dept. of Prisoners but he may still feel he is due this sum. Also, Congress has eliminated the recipient's...
May 25, 1799 Lieutenant Evans notification of draw on pay for purpose of joining Captain Bishopís Company, Winchester Virginia David Evans William Simmons From Fayetteville, agreeably to Secretary of War orders, Evans will join Captain Bishop's company at Winchester Virginia. He draws $100 to better equip himself on account of his pay.
August 12, 1800 Certification of payment; Private Ethan Winchester, in Captain William Eatonís Company, 4th Regiment of Infantry Peter Hagner Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $14.27 to Private Ethan Winchester, deceased, in Captain William Eatonís Company, 4th Regiment of Infantry.
October 13, 1795 Pay of Ensign David Thompson & His Men at Winchester Virginia William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $204.94 is due Ensign David Thompson and the men under his command at Winchester Virginia, being his and their pay for August and September 1795.
October 22, 1794 Clothing for Winchester, Virginia John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Fifty suits of infantry clothing should be forwarded to Winchester, Virginia and addressed to Ensign David Thompson or, in his absence, to Ensign Yelverton Peyton.
August 30, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Edmund Winchester Simmons informs Winchester of an adjustment to his account.
April 22, 1792 Discrepancies in Capt. Hannah's accounting practices regarding money paid his company in Winchester Virginia General William Darke Joseph Howell Captain Darke explains in a letter addressed to Major Joseph Howell, that Captain Hannah Capt. Hannah did not give credit for the money paid to his company in Winchester. He had but 75 men when they were paid at Winchester and he had no corporals. The money paid was to privates and sergeants in the amount of $166.50. Darke declares that sum should be credited to his account and declares on his...
November 24, 1794 Arms & Accoutrements Wanted at Winchester John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Fifty stand of arms and accoutrements are wanted at the recruiting rendezvous at Winchester and should be sent to Ensign David Thompson or, in his absence, Ensign Yelverton Peyton.
November 11, 1795 Pay of Ensign David Thompson and Recruits at Winchester Virginia William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $147.55 is due Ensign David Thompson and the recruits under his command at Winchester in Virginia, being his and their pay for October 1795.
December 17, 1795 I Wish Nothing Unjust, Etc. David Thompson William Simmons Thompson has received the journal of his march from Winchester to Pittsburgh but has not yet had time to prepare his accounts but will transmit them soon with his muster roll. He expects to be reimbursed for legitimate expences so Simmons should call on the respectable characters of Winchester to affirm the attention and industry he paid to his duties.
August 30, 1800 Ackowledgment of Receipt William Simmons James Stille Simmons received letter enclosing receipts of John Winchester. Amount on receipts was wrong and was corrected by Simmons.