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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 31, 1797 Bounty and lands William Simmons Edward Miller Discusses disposition of Miller's receipts for bounty and the entitlement of two discharged soldiers for land
April 21, 1798 Receipts for Bounty Paid Horatio R. Dayton William Simmons Enclosed is a receipt for a bounty paid in the amount of $4.
June 24, 1797 Private's bounty William Simmons Philip Rodrigue Acknowledges receipt of the enlistment of Richard S. Sutton and receipt for his bounty. Advises Rodrigue to pay the remainder of his bounty in installments.
February 10, 1796 Receipt for Bounty Received by Andrew Simpson Alexander Thompson [not available] Document, certifies Andrew Simpson has received part of bounty and is entitled to more money.
November 4, 1798 Notification of Bounty Paid John Hancock William Simmons Hancock encloses receipts and a list of men who have been paid bounty.
August 28, 1797 Forwarding Receipt for Bounty Paid Andrew Marschalk William Simmons Forwards duplicate receipt of last bounty paid.
September 14, 1786 Bounty payments John Pierce Royal Flint Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts respecting bounty payments.
July 21, 1798 Enclosed Receipts for Bounty John Knight William Simmons Knight encloses receipts for bounty money advanced recruits.
May 11, 1798 Bounty for the Army Samuel Hodgdon [not available] An estimate of bounty for the army, calculated at $8 for non-commissioned officers and privates.
December 16, 1797 Receipts for Bounty Enclosed Henry Muhlenberg William Simmons Muhlenberg sends the receipts for bounty paid to recruits.
June 13, 1795 Proceedings on the Application to War Office for Bounty Lands Timothy Pickering Robert Brooke Details on Act of Congress that promised land to soldiers enlisted during the war. State of Virginia extended this privilege to soldiers engaged in services for limited periods. Lists procedure of government taken and why claims were denied.
August 22, 1798 Enclosed Receipts for Bounty Money Peter Shoemaker William Simmons Shoemaker encloses receipts for bounty paid to three men and a receipt for other money paid a fourth.
February 7, 1792 Peirce requests bounty lands from Knox Isaac Peirce Henry Knox Letter, asks for bounty land due late son; discusses bounties.
April 25, 1795 Additional Bounty as a Reward for Fidelity Griffith James McRee Joseph Howell McRee discusses the transmission of his account information and inquires as to how additional bounty may be obtained for those who have exhibited exceptional loyalty.
April 28, 1798 Receipt for Bounty Paid Horatio R. Dayton William Simmons Enclosed is a receipt for four dollars bountry paid since last week.
March 20, 1797 Bounty pay William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Sends an account of retained bounty due to Samuel Eaton which Freeman is authorized to pay.
March 4, 1797 Claims for bounty William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Forwards two claims received from Colonel Rochefontaine at West Point for balances of bounty due to James Head and Isaac Spafford. Advises Freeman of policy on pay of bounty due for enlisting soldiers who deserted and the method of mustering artificers on muster rolls.
April 16, 1796 Payment of Soldier's Bounty Money William Simmons Staats Morris Notifies Morris that Mr. Freeman has been directed to pay the bounty money owed to a soldier.
May 23, 1800 Bounty for Additional Infantry Alexander Hamilton Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Bounty money has been provided by the Paymaster General for four complete companies of infantry. Available officers will be employed to recruit the men.
January 6, 1798 Bounty for Three Enlistments Philip Rodrigue William Simmons Roderique has enlisted three recruits and requests reimbursement for the bounty in the amount of $40.37.
February 5, 1795 Warrant for the Bounty of Land delivered to Secretary at War John Ryan Timothy Pickering Letter, requests delivery of bounty land warrant.
January 31, 1790 Pierce inquires about bounty lands to Knox Joseph Pierce Henry Knox Letter, asks for bounty lands.
October 19, 1798 Bounty Paid Recruits William Deveaux William Simmons Enclosed are four additional duplicates of bounty paid recruits since Deveaux's last submission.
December 29, 1800 Claim for bounty lands Samuel Dexter Reverend Thomas Ellison Dexter informs the Reverend of the status of Mrs. Martha Bogart's claim for bounty lands. Bogart is the widow of a Canadian refugee.
May 23, 1800 Orders to Transmit Bounty Money Due Troops Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan Send without delay bounty money due multiple companies of infantry and artillerists under Gen. Pinckney, Lieut. Woolstencraft, and Lieut. Richmond.