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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 6, 1790 Claim for the Distribution of Certificates Joseph Howell Thomas Patten Howell does not know what steps have been taken with Patten's claim before the Board of Treasury, but notes that a similar claim was dismissed.
December 13, 1799 Claim and Reduction of Military Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Clothing will be attended to. Hamilton arrived, Hodgdon will bring his attention to Craig's claim for compensation, noted Stevens claim being denied multiple times. Reduction of military by Congress discussed.
March 24, 1798 Urging the Secretary's Decision on My Claim Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon urges McHenry to make a decsion on his claim.
April 22, 1790 Report on the claim of William Judd Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Letter to the Auditor of the United States, pertaining to the claim of William Judd.
February 17, 1797 Claim for bounty William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Cover for claim for bounty by William Mullhall and Joshua Curney with order for Nehemiah Freeman to pay the claim
August 30, 1786 Claim of Mr. Aiaty John Pierce Mr. White Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts to Congressman White respecting the claim of Mr. Aiaty.
October 20, 1794 Claim of Corporal Jesse Baldwin Joseph Howell Henry Knox Corporal Jesse Baldwin has made a claim which, though not entirely documented, is such a pittance that it seems he should be paid rather than risk the clamour against the government should his claim be denied.
April 27, 1796 Major Morrison's claim William Simmons Attorney General of the United States Discusses particulars of Major Morrison's claim for pay.
October 8, 1796 Claim of John Harper Peter Hagner [not available] Hanger records that the claim of John Harper has been entered on the register of claims presented to the Accountant for liquidation before March 26, 1794.
April 20, 1790 Claim of Colonel Harrison Joseph Howell Henry Knox Report upon the claim of Col. Charles Harrison. The claim is valid but may already have been settled.
August 25, 1786 Claim on behalf of deceased brother John Pierce Martin Eichelberger Responds to a claim by Martin Eichelberger on behalf of his late brother, Burnet. Pierce writes that an act of Congress limiting claims on the Office of Army Accounts excludes his particular claim from being admitted.
July 21, 1796 Samuel Hull's pension claim Peter Hagner Jonathan Dayton Discusses the service record of Revolutionary War soldier Samuel Hull in regards to the rejection of Hull's pension claim and his claim for pay.
March 27, 1800 Col. Smith's Claim to Rank James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Col. Smith has stated his claim to rank with the view that he may be the oldest lieutenant colonel of the 12 regiments. McHenry requests that Hamilton decide on the merits of his claim so the list can be adjusted.
April 20, 1790 Report on claim Nicholas Gilman Joseph Howell Reports back on the account and claim of Jonathan Farren, soldier in the 2nd New Hampshire Regiment.
September 1788 Captain Power's claim H. Henly Joseph Howell Discusses Captain Power's claim against Henly.
January 28, 1801 Simmons Explaining to Congressman Davis the Necessity of Obtaining More Complete Vouchers in order to Receive Compensation William Simmons Thomas Davis Rejection of a claim due to inadmissible authorization.
March 13, 1787 Claim of Colonel Mentges John Pierce Board of Treasury Discusses with the Board of Treasury information regarding the claim of Colonel Mentges and leaves final resolution of the claim to the Board.
August 24, 1786 Claim for commutation John Pierce James Bruff Informs Capt. James Bruff that he has received his claim for commutation and will soon consider it. Bruff will not be able to receive subsistence pay however.
February 14, 1800 Transportation of Provisions Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Believed the want of appropriations was the reason for the delay in awarding Craig his claim. Cranberries have not arrived, river still free of ice but there is snow on the ground.
May 7, 1800 Claim of Silas Dinsmore James McHenry John Adams Encloses a letter from General Henry Knox concerning the claim of Silas Dinsmore.
September 10, 1788 Regarding Gibbon's claim and status of Brevet James Gibbon Joseph Howell Has been at a loss since death of Mr. Pierce as to where to apply for claim. Discusses the issue of whether his Brevet was resigned. Refers to letter from General Washington.
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.
March 1, 1797 Claim inadmissible William Simmons William Keteltas Informs Kileltas that the claim of Mr. Ebenezer Woods for his services as a dragoon in Colonel Lee's Corps (Legion) in the Revolutionary War is inadmissible due an act of limitations passed by Congress barring claims for service before 1789
November 14, 1794 Comments on the Payment Claim of a Commanding Officer Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Wolcott inquires about the claim for pay of an officer who is the colonel of a regiment of militia in Washington County and was directed by the Secretary of War to command a detachment of one hundred men. The propriety of the claim cannot be established until the facts are proven.
March 28, 1790 Claim of Lt. Col. Mentges Joseph Howell Henry Knox Howell submits a claim by Lt. Col. Mentges that should be honored based on past precedents, despite the recent repeal of the resolution that legalized such claims.