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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 18, 1793 Settle of Accounts for 1791, Etc. Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Swan protests that he cannot be expected to settle the accounts for 1791 because Daniel Britt settled the accounts of his regiment during the Summer of 1791 and then carried the arrearages with him down the river. How can Swan be expected to settle accounts he never made and which are probably unfinished?
October 15, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Captain William Woodward Simmons informs Woodward that his accounts were forwarded to the Paymaster General.
September 7, 1786 Arrearage to the State of Delaware John Pierce Nicholas Van Dyke The Office of Army Accounts encloses copies of the receipts for agents of the line from Delaware for arrears due the agents.
April 21, 1787 Payment Comes Through for Colonel Humphrey's Corps Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Notifies Wadsworth that Knox has obtained 2 warrants for pay of Col. Humphrey's corps from the Board of Treasury. As a sign of trust in Wadsworth, Knox has made the warrants payable to him. Wadsworth is to hold the money until the exact amounts due are figured out from Humphrey's muster rolls and payrolls, then pay it out.
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.
May 9, 1794 Assignment and Power of Attorney John Spohn War Office Power of attorney for John Spohn, late a Captain in the 5th Pennsylvania Regiment.
March 7, 1795 Report on pay accounts Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Reports on pay of Kentucky volunteers. Recommends that the War Department establish regulations for subsistence rations of officers. Discharged men will be paid; must produce original certificate. Discusses damages and arrearages of clothing for army.
April 3, 1792 Pay of Captain Savage's Company Moses Porter Joseph Howell $1644 has been received by Porter for the completion of the pay of the officers and men of Capt. Savage's Company of Artillery through December 1791.
July 15, 1786 Request for payment Thomas Willington John Pierce Pay request from Thomas Willington to the Commissioner of Army Accounts.
May 17, 1800 Authorization of Payment for Discharged Troops Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan Hamilton officially informed that the Act of Congress that authorized the payment of disbanded soldiers and officers a three month allowance was passed. Hamilton ordered arrears be sent to the Deputy Quartermaster Generals
November 18, 1796 Purchased claims barred from payment William Simmons William Keteltas Informs Keteltas that the claims he purchased from soldiers of the New York Line regiments are foreclosed from settlement by Acts of Limitation passed by Congress.
February 16, 1796 Bounties Due to Soldiers William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Requests from West Point's Col. Rochefontaine the names of the soldiers who have bounties due to them. Briefly discusses the duties of the Paymaster, Nehemiah Freeman.
October 30, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Russell Bissell Simmons discusses arrearages and payment justifications with Capt. Bissell.
February 2, 1796 Referring to Statement of the Military Force Employed Against Insurgents Timothy Pickering John Adams Settlement of pay due militia still in the process of being closed due to the departure of the men before receiving money due them for their service.
August 5, 1796 Power of Attorney Ebenezer Bailey Joseph Roberts Power of attorney for Joseph Roberts to Ebenezer Bailey.
March 1, 1794 Accounts received of John Swindles John Swindles Christian Hubbert Account document of John Swindles, late a soldier in the Pennsylvania Line.
June 29, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Henley Simmons refuses to settle any claims from Captain William Preston.
May 30, 1792 Assignment and Power of Attorney Richard Ennis Robert Ross Power of attorney for Richard Ennis, late a soldier in the Canadian Regiment commanded by Col. Hazen, to Robert Ross.
April 17, 1794 Assignment and Power of Attorney John McIlvain Daniel Steven Power of attorney of John McIlvain - late a soldier in the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment - for Daniel Steven.
June 20, 1796 Power of Attorney from Samuel Chapman to John Brady Samuel Chapman [not available] Document assigns John Brady as attorney to Samuel Chapman.
January 8, 1794 Claim for pay Frederick Jordan Joseph Howell Discusses the circumstances of his claim for arrears of pay owed him for service in the Revolutionary War
January 9, 1792 Faulty Returns and Promises of Land Henry Knox Henry Lee Poor quality of documents submitted by Virginia has made the payment of soldiers difficult. Promise of land in return for service disputed.
June 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Bray Simmons responds to an inquiry made by John Bray on behalf of the widow of Capt. Andrew McMyers (killed at Germantown in 1777).
January 10, 1791 Assignment and Power of Attorney James McFarland Robert Prise Document grants power of attorney from James McFarland, late soldier in the Pennsylvania Line during the Revolutionary War, to Robert Prise.
May 17, 1800 Letter from the Paymaster General of the Army Caleb Swan Alexander Hamilton In pursuance of the act of May 14th, twelve additional regiments of Infantry and additional cavalry officers will be discharged by June 15. The law entitles them to three months pay. Swan wants to know if he should muster the men to pay them all at once, rather than try to pay them once they have been discharged and gone home. The money could be advanced to Regimental Paymasters, who can identify...