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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 30, 1794 Payment Due Daniel Cook [not available] Joseph Howell Staats Morris never received authorization to pay Sergeant Daniel Cook due to Cook being "under bonds". Cook's pay now authorized.
November 26, 1796 Pay of Private John Kenny of Captain Cook's Company of the 4th Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $28 is due Private John Kenny of Captain Cook's Company of the 4th Sub Legion, being his pay from January 1 to July 31, 1796, the day of his discharge.
August 6, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Sergeant Joel Cook Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that seven dollars is due Joel Cook, late a sergeant in the detachment at Middletown, Connecticut under the command of Captain Edward Miller, being his pay for October 1797.
November 17, 1787 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with the Secretary at War Joseph Howell Henry Knox Joseph Howell informs Henry Knox that Captain Cook must return the issued certificates before the Secretary's request can be granted.
July 6, 1786 Memorial of Jesse Cook John Pierce [not available] Report on memorial of Jesse Cook by the supervisor for the settling army accounts; discusses the role of captains.
September 14, 1798 Certification of payments; Ensign Joel Cook William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $20 is due Ensign Joel Cook, being the balance of his pay from the date of his acceptance to 31 August 1798.
May 5, 1799 Advance for Families in Philadelphia, Etc. Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a discussion of a number of accounting matters, Ernest surmises that of the $180 advanced by Hodgdon to Bradshaw and Cook, $108 is intended for their families in Philadelphia.
October 7, 1800 Letter Citation Noah Cook Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Cook 12/03/1800
August 15, 1799 Certification of payment; Estate of Private Casper Shemeg, deceased, Captain Cook’s Company, 4th Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $43 to Estate of Private Casper Shemeg, deceased, Captain Cook’s Company, 4th Sub Legion, payable to Captain Shoemaker, agreeably to Shemeg's last will and testament.
January 24, 1794 Letters; Major Cass and Captain Cook; Captain Crawford Archibald Read Henry Knox Per instructions from Major Craig, who is at Wheeling, Read acknowledges receipt of letters and enclosures. Major Cass and Captain Cook's detachment set out for Fort Washington. Captain Crawford not yet returned.
February 17, 1794 Colonel Cook's Accounts Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Howell is of the opinion that Colonel Cook's accounts from the years 1783 and 1784 have not been settled due to missing receipts but were left with Mr. Nicholson for final settlement.
December 14, 1793 Captain Crawford's Descent; Detachment of Recruits Marching Henry Knox Isaac Craig Pleased to hear that Captain Crawford has descended Ohio River. Detachment of 45 recruits under Captain Cook, marched from Carlisle to Pittsburg.
November 15, 1798 Certification of payments; Ensign Joel Cook, 3d Regiment, for expenses attending court of inquiry on Captain James Miller at Trenton William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $24 to Ensign Joel Cook, 3d Regiment, for expenses attending court of inquiry on Captain James Miller at Trenton, New Jersey.
August 30, 1798 Certification of payments; Captain Edward Miller's detachment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $562.88 is due a detachment of recruits under the command of Capt. Edward Miller, being the pay of Ensign Joel Cook and the non-commissioned officers and privates through July 1798.
January 11, 1794 Money Arrived; Ohio River may be Navigable Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Happy that $5000 reached Craig. Delaware river navigable again; Captain Cook with recruits may descend Ohio River. If Major Cass has not resigned, asks for settlement of his transportation. Hamilton not yet arrived. Compliments to Quarter Master General O'Hara and Mrs. Craig.
June 8, 1799 Certification of payment; Ensign Joel Cook, 3d Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $69.75 to Ensign Joel Cook, 3d Regiment of Infantry, for pay and subsistence.
February 1, 1799 Reports Navigation is Open; Will Send Shipments Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Pleased to learn that navigation is now free and that stores for lower posts can be forwarded. Ensign Cook's letter will be forwarded.
June 14, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Micault, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $13.93 is due the estate of Private John Micault, late of Captain Cook's Company of the 4th Regiment, being the balance of his pay from April 1 to August 20, 1794, the day he was killed, payable to Robert Nicholas Paul Micault.
November 13, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment of recruits at Camp near Schuylkill, under command of Captain Edward Miller William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $441 for detachment of recruits at Camp near Schuylkill, under command of Captain Edward Miller; pay for Ensign Joel Cook, Ensign George Stall, non commissioned officers and privates.
January 21, 1800 Certification of payment; Sergeant Daniel Cook, 2d Regiment of Infantry for traveling from Presque Isle to Shapleigh in the Province of Maine William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $33.24 to Sergeant Daniel Cook, 2d Regiment of Infantry for traveling from Presque Isle to Shapleigh in the Province of Maine, the place of his residence.
September 11, 1800 Forwarding Recommendation for Captain's Appointment John Adams Samuel Dexter Forwards the recommendation of a man as a captain in the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers. Adams adds his own opinion of the man.
May 19, 1800 Transporting Hamilton's Baggage Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Hamilton's cook, Mr. Genti, is in charge of his baggage so Ogden is asked to have the baggage transported to camp without delay and provide a horse for Mr. Genti unless he declines it.
February 1, 1799 Transportation of Provisions Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Glad to hear navigation of river allows for easy transport of goods to lower posts. Will send forward duplicate invoices with next post, Ensign Cook's letter forwarded per his request.
December 14, 1791 Examination of Several Accounts R.J. Vandenbrock Joseph Howell Howell is asked to examine the accounts of James Byers, Reuben Gilden, and Joseph Cook and report on them to the Secretary of War. Also a Power of Attorney of Major William Poch is not on the returns.
April 23, 1792 Letter of Administration John Arnatt Jacob Keller Letter of administration for the estate of Nicholas Miller, late a soldier in the 12th Pennsylvania Regiment under the command of Col. Cook. Power of administration granted to his brother-in-law, Jacob Keller.