Viewing 1–25 of 7,451 documents: "officers and soldiers of the Virginia line"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 14, 1791 Land Promised the Men of the Virginia Line Henry Knox George Washington Knox references Resolves of the Legislature of Virginia regarding land promised to the officers and soldiers of the Virginia Line of the Continental Army. These resolves should be placed before the Congress of the United States.
September 15, 1790 List of officers and soldiers of the Virginia line on continental establishment to obtain titles to certain lands lying northwest of Ohio River Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Transmits list of officers and soldiers of the Virginia line on continental establishment to obtain titles to certain lands lying northwest of Ohio River between Miami and Sciota River.
January 9, 1792 Faulty Returns and Promises of Land Henry Knox Henry Lee Poor quality of documents submitted by Virginia has made the payment of soldiers difficult. Promise of land in return for service disputed.
December 16, 1786 Specie due the officers of the Virginia Line John Pierce Henry Knox Writes the Secretary at War concerning specie due to the officers of the Virginia Line.
May 28, 1790 Regarding the resolutions of Congress: payments to officer and soldier claimants Alexander Hamilton George Washington Hamilton voices objections of a serious and weighty nature to the resolutions of the two houses of Congress concerning certain arrears of pay due to the officers and soldiers of the lines of Virginia and North Carolina.
February 24, 1787 Return of Monies due to the Virginia Line John Pierce Treasury Department Return of monies due to the officers of the Virginia Line.
March 12, 1800 Regulations on Soldiers Taken From the Line James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Establishes the regulations respecting the number of soldiers taken from the line and assigned to senior officers.
January 10, 1786 Pay Settlement with Virginia Continental Regiments John Pierce Henry Knox Discusses the settlement of the claims of officers of the Virginia Line from the last two years of the Revolutionary War
September 23, 1785 Pay of Continental Officers John Pierce Richard Henry Lee Discusses the pay of the officers of the Continental line who served on the general staff in the Revolutionary War in regards to the case of Bryan Bruen
February 21, 1785 Regarding claims of General Officers of Virginia Line Joseph Howell A.W. Dunscomb Applied to Mr. Charleton for information on the General Officers of Virginia line. Discusses General Weedon's claims, the matter of his captivity, and death of General Woodford, who preceded Weedon.
June 16, 1800 Received List of Military Land Warrants Samuel Dexter Samuel Coleman Acknowledged receipt of list of military land warrants issued by the Land Office in Virginia to officers and soldiers who served in the Virginia Line on Continental Establishment. List will assist with search required by War Department.
April 12, 1787 Specie Due to Virginia officers John Pierce Board of Treasury Transmits to the Board of Treasury and Secretary at War the returns of specie due to officers of the late line of Virginia.
December 16, 1786 Return of money due to the Virginia Line John Pierce Unknown Recipient Return of money due to the Virginia Line, provided by the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General.
May 1785 Settling accounts; Moylan's Dragoons John White Joseph Howell The races brought a large number of officers to town and this kept White busy settling accounts. Mentions the agent of Moylan's Dragoons. Asks if the agent will be at Richmond to pay the soldiers of Virginia Regiment. Suggests that Virginia reminss in informing selves who and who was not entitled to depreciation.
April 18, 1795 Specie due the Virginia Line William Simmons Richard Harrison Transmits the estimate of specie due the Virginia Line for the year of 1783.
April 12, 1786 Accounting matters John Pierce A.W. Dunscomb Discusses various accounting matters
June 8, 1784 Accounting of monies charged John Pierce A.W. Dunscomb Discusses Congress's request that the Virginia Legislature provide an accounting of the monies charged to the line officers by the United States.
February 10, 1797 Money Received John Hopkins William Simmons Money to be disbursed for pay and subsistence of late Virginia line received, but no instructions for account vouchers were included.
February 12, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Secretary at War William Simmons James McHenry William Simmons discusses the entitlement to bounty lands with the Secretary at War.
October 20, 1784 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Ebenezer Jackson Pierce gives instruction for settling with officers and soldiers of the Line for the year 1782. Pierce also discusses pay for officers taken prisoner.
August 22, 1796 Powers of attorney for officers' land warrants William Simmons Samuel Cabell Cover letter for copies of powers of attorney upon which the land warrants due to William and Robert Quarles were issued for their services as officers in the Virginia Line regiments
April 12, 1787 Returns of Specie due to Virginia officers John Pierce [not available] Pierce sends returns of specie due to the men who served on the Virginia line, with two abstracts detailing the accounts.
December 16, 1786 Specie due the officers of the Virginia Line John Pierce Board of Treasury Letter to the Board of Treasury concerning specie due the officers of the Virginia Line.
March 17, 1800 Soldiers Allowed to be Taken From the Line Alexander Hamilton [not available] General Orders: "Regulations respecting soldiers allowed to be taken from the line of the army to attend an officer."
December 4, 1797 Return of persons entitled to land James McHenry William Simmons Encloses a return of persons entitled to land received from the Executive of the State of Virginia, requesting that the return be examined by the Accountant.