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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 22, 1796 Request to take possession of books and papers held by the deceased clerk [not available] Captain Silas Talbot Until the pleasure of the congress can be known under Act authorizing the equipment of frigates, Pickering advises Talbot that he take possession of the books and papers of deceased Clerk.
January 11, 1799 Certification of payments; surgeon's mate Charles Watrous, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; surgeon's mate Charles Watrous, deceased.
May 21, 1796 Account of Captain Asa Hartshorne Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that forty dollars is due Captain Asa Hartshorne, deceased, late of the 1st Sub Legion, being the balance of his account of recruiting and pay to June 30, 1794, the day he was killed.
February 21, 1799 Announces Possession of Trunks Belonging to Deceased Donald Grant Mitchell Samuel Hodgdon Stephen Mix Mitchell Reports the possession of two trunks belonging to Mitchell's deceased son. Refers to the rules and regulations of war regarding the payment of debts and the disposal of property for deceased officers. No debts appear against Donald Grant Mitchell [who died of yellow fever]. Requests directions.
February 28, 1799 Certification of payments; estate of John Tabb, deceased, for rent of magazine for military stores in town of Manchester Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; estate of John Tabb, deceased, $585 for rent of magazine for military stores in town of Manchester, Virginia.
January 21, 1797 Certification of payment; Estate of Sergeant John Nichols, deceased, Lee’s Troop of Dragoons for pay William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; Estate of Sergeant John Nichols, deceased, Lee’s Troop of Dragoons for pay, sum of $33.09 balance of pay. Payable to William Snodgrass, attorney to David Nichols, administrator.
January 7, 1800 Pay for George Bridges, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $25.77 balance of pay to George Bridges, deceased, late on the expedition of General Josiah Harmar in 1790.
July 15, 1799 Certification of payment; John Mills, late Adjutant General, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $229.24 John Mills, late Adjutant General, deceased, balance of subsistence.
April 17, 1800 Pay of Lt. Breck, Deceased William Simmons Charles Hyde Simmons certifies that Capt. Charles Hyde of the 1st US Regiment, administrator of the estate of Lt. John Breck , deceased, received the sum of $1,252.40, the pay of Lt. Breck from April1, 1794 to April 12, 1796, the day of his death.
September 12, 1795 Pay of Jonathan Tharp, deceased soldier William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $15.47 is due Jonathan Tharp, deceased, late a soldier of Captain William Pratt's Company of Levies, being the balance of his pay to November 1st 1791, the day of his death.
December 18, 1795 Letter from the War Accountant William Simmons Caleb Swan Requests from the Paymaster General a statement on the claims of a recently deceased soldier.
January 9, 1798 Certification of Payments; Private Walker, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $7.36 is due the estate of Private Daniel Walker, late of Captain Patrick Phelan's Company 2nd Regiment, being the pay due him from May 23 to November 4, 1791, the day he was killed.
December 8, 1797 Submitted Vouchers to the Credit of Deceased Soldier William Eaton William Simmons Eaton submits a request for final settlement on behalf of the estate of Peter Frothingham, deceased.
August 3, 1791 Claim of the Estate of Jacob Detrick, Deceased Joseph Howell William Simmons The United States in account with the estate of Jacob Detrick, late Ensign of the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment, deceased.
February 19, 1790 Pay Due to Family of Deceased Continental Officers Joseph Howell Henry Knox Discusses pay due to the heirs of deceased members of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.
October 24, 1799 Certification of payment; Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, 2d Regiment of Infantry, being for so much paid by him to sundry deceased soldiers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $92 to Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, 2d Regiment of Infantry, being for so much paid by him to sundry deceased soldiers on account of their pay in 1796. .
June 14, 1788 Advising that Receipts Will Not Be Paid Samuel Hodgdon Elbridge Gerry Letter, advises that note from Hollingsworth (deceased) in favor of T. Willing will be paid.
April 24, 1784 Sale of deceased officer's estate Samuel Hodgdon Colonel Magaw Discusses the sale of a deceased officer's estate at Carlisle that seems to have become public property.
August 1, 1798 Amount Received on Judgement Against John Duncan, Deceased Solomon Van Rensselaer Samuel Hodgdon Van Rensselaer has received the judgment in Hodgdon's favor against John Duncan deceased. The money will be paid when Van Renssalaer arrives in Philadelphia. He will send a note if he encounters any delays. He asks if the Dragoons are complete and who the field officers are.
April 25, 1795 Deceased Soldiers to whom Balances Appear to be Due William Simmons Timothy Pickering It appears that John Lalor, late a Sergeant in the First Regiment under the command of Brigadier General Harmar, has administered the estates of several deceased soldiers to whom balances appear to be due. This is shown also on the enclosed list extracted from the account of balances due the same Regiment.
October 5, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Martin B. Sohier, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $79.81 is due the estate of Martin B. Sohier, being the balance of his pay as a lieutenant and adjutant from January 1 to July 12, 1792, the day of his death.
September 20, 1800 Certification of payment; Sergeant Samuel Lowry, deceased, in Captain Daniel Britt's Company, 1st Regiment of Infantry William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $51.26 to Sergeant Samuel Lowry, deceased, in Captain Daniel Britt's Company, 1st Regiment of Infantry.
March 11, 1795 Settling Accounts of Deceased Soldiers Joseph Howell Timothy Pickering Mr. Heatly, on behalf of John Lalor, late a sergent in the First Regiment of the United States, consulted with Howell respecting settlement on a number of Letters of Administration related to deceased soldiers.After consulting with Mr, Hamilton, it was decided to delay settlement until Congress took some action on this business.
February 9, 1801 Certification of payment; estate of Sergeant James Brace, deceased, in Captain Moore’s 6th Regiment of Infantry William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $44.94 pay to estate of Sergeant James Brace, deceased, in Captain Moore’s 6th Regiment of Infantry.
June 17, 1786 Regarding Account of Deceased John Pierce Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Discusses account with a deceased person which needs to be settled.