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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 12, 1794 Pay of the Army and Contingencies of the War Dept. Joseph Howell Alexander Hamilton The Secretary of War has requested $5000 for the Pay of the Army, for rations supplied to posts in the Wilderness, and for the contingencies of the War Department.
August 22, 1797 Receipt of Samuel Lewis on account of contingencies War Department Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis received $500 from Simmons on account of contingencies of War Department.
July 18, 1796 Articles Chargeable Under the Head, "Contingencies" Richard Harrison William Simmons The articles contained in the accounts should be chargeable under the heading "Contingencies," eliminating the need to separate the vouchers. The whole should be settled at the office of the Accountant for the Department of War.
October 29, 1796 Receipt of Warrant on Account of Contingencies of War Department Samuel Lewis William Simmons Receipt for warrant of $1000 on account of contingencies of War Department.
December 5, 1795 Receipt for War Department contingencies Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $200 from Simmons on account of contingencies of War Department.
June 16, 1797 Account of contingencies William Simmons Yelverton Peyton Simmons' examination of Peyton's "account of contingencies" found McMahon King's account overextended. Requests that Peyton pay the amount to Caleb Swan, Paymaster General to clear Peyton's account at the War Office
August 1, 1801 The Role of the Pay Master James Wilkinson Samuel Vance Lieutenant Pike is appointed pay master of the 2nd Regiment, and goes forward with the rolls of the Corps this quarter. Lieutenant Wilson is apparently in arrears, and has been ordered to complete the depending paperwork, and return to the seat of government. Argues that the Paymaster of the Corps should be given enough money to cover unexpected contingencies. They could recruit more men if they...
September 26, 1795 Receipt of Simmons for War Department contingencies Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $200 on account of contingencies of War Department.
November 25, 1796 Receipt of Warrant No. 1643 Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis acknowledges receipt from Simmons of a warrant for three hundred dollars on account of the contingencies of the War Department.
March 26, 1794 One Thousand Dollars for the War Department Joseph Howell George Fleming The sum of one thousand dollars has been remitted to Nicholas Fish for the contingencies of the War Department for which a receipt will be required.
December 11, 1792 Estimates of Contingencies for the Year 1793. Henry Knox Speaker of the House of Representatives "The President of the United States has directed me to submit to the House of Represenatives, in pursuance of their resolve of the 4th instant, the enclosed papers containing certain materials whereon the estimate of the contingencies of the War Department for the year 1793 has been founded; and also the explantion of certain heads of articles in the general estimate called 'conjectural'."
July 8, 1795 Receipt of William Simmons on account of contingencies Samuel Lewis [not available] Receipt for $50 on account of contingencies of War Department.
May 19, 1797 Vouchers required at the War Office William Simmons William Blount Requests that Blount provide his vouchers for monies received from the War Office for "contingencies of the Indian Department" so that Simmons can examine and settle his account.
February 11, 1801 Certification of payment; Captain Peter Marks, 3d United States Regiment for contingencies while recruiting at Lexington William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $7.57 to Captain Peter Marks, 3d United States Regiment for contingencies while recruiting at Lexington Kentucky.
September 20, 1800 Simmons Writes The Secretary of War About Paying the Accountant of the Department William Simmons Samuel Dexter Simmons writes the Secretary of War to provide him the estimate of the required sum necessary to pay clerks and messenger, and the accountant of the War Department, for the coming year. The estimate of his pay and money for contingencies amounts to $11,850.
April 28, 1797 Account of Captain Cornelius Lyman Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $19.08 is due Captain Cornelius Lyman, being the balance of his recruiting account contingencies, pay, and subsistence through April 1797
July 3, 1794 Receipt of warrant for support of amourers employed at New London Virginia Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Howell Hodgdon received from Howell a warrant for $2000 for contingencies of ordnance department for support of armourers employed New London Virginia.
October 12, 1797 Major Constant Freeman receipt of William Simmons on account of contingencies of the War Department Constant Freeman [not available] Major Constant Freeman, Agent for War Department, receipt for $1500 on account of contingencies of War Department.
November 24, 1800 Requests Warrant for John Newman for War Office Expenses Samuel Dexter Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Requests warrant drawn upon John Newman for War Office costs.
March 30, 1797 Accounting for money received William Simmons William MacRea Notification that MacRea stands charged on the accountant's books with monies received for his pay, the pay of a detachment, and the contingencies of marching the detachment to Pittsburgh. Simmons requests accounting for the sums before he will issue MacRea's six months pay
November 19, 1795 Account of Captain Michael Kalteisen William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $25.78 is due Captain Michael Kalteisen being the balance of his account for recruiting, payments to his men, contingencies, and his own pay to October 31, 1795.
December 28, 1796 Account of Lieutenant Campbell Smith of the 4th Sub Legion William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $11.74 is due Lieutenant Campbell Smith of the 4th Sub Legion, being the balance of his account of contingencies and his pay and subsistence for the year 1796.
May 24, 1792 Memo containing information from the Auditor on the accounts of Knox William Simmons [not available] Memorandum re settlement of Henry Knox's account.
January 19, 1794 Accounts of Jacob Mellet, contractor Richard Harrison Joseph Howell Discusses accounts of Jacob Mellet, contractor at Richmond Virginia. Howell notes that payments should have been made by Captain Heth himself, as they belong to the contingencies of recruiting service.
November 12, 1792 Account of monies owed by Knox to the United States Joseph Nourse [not available] Account of Henry Knox includes warrants, contingencies, Indian Department, and General Josiah Harmar.