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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 15, 1797 Request for Change of Residence James McHenry Josiah Fox Letter, asks for Fox to change residence.
September 24, 1799 Certification of payment; Private Carrington Smith, detachment of infantry stationed at Niagara William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $46.44 to Private Carrington Smith, detachment of infantry stationed at Niagara New York, for pay and subsistence, some for period traveling from Niagara to place of residence.
January 1, 1798 In response to fraudulent claims for bounty lands James McHenry [not available] Addresses fraudulent claims by officers and soldiers from the old Continental Army for obtaining bounty lands. McHenry now requires that all claims be forwarded to the War Office on or before January 1, 1799, so that the claims may be strictly examined.
January 13, 1799 List of North Carolinians Applying for Army Commissions William Davies [not available] Lists men by name, desired rank, and county or town of residence; includes brief remarks about the applicants.
July 23, 1799 Certification of payment; Private John Gardner, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $9.93 to Private John Gardner, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for pay, subsistence, and travel expenses from West Point to Philadelphia, his place of residence.
April 15, 1792 Retirement and Appointment M. Gist Henry Knox Discussed familial obligation of a captain and the appointment of another to take his place.
June 28, 1789 Winslow buttresses his qualifications for appointment to Knox Samuel Winslow Henry Knox Letter, asks for federal appointment.
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.
March 16, 1793 Regarding Claims, Payments, Residence on Banks of Monongahela River Isaac Craig Thomas Forrest Discusses advances, certificates, payments and claims. Anticipates pleasure of Forest's company. Endeavors to render residence on banks of Monongahela River as agreeable as possible.
September 23, 1799 Unfortunate Incident in My Brother's Family, Etc. William Miller Samuel Hodgdon Miller reports that an unfortunate incident in his brother James's family at Germantown has required his residence for the previous ten days. The enclosed warrant, with the Treasurer's endorsement, is being remitted and entitles Hodgdon to payment at the bank.
March 4, 1790 Return of Invalids of Rhode Island Paid Their Annual Pension Jeremiah Olney [not available] Return of Invalids of Rhode Island paid.
February 4, 1801 Certification of payment; William Small, Paymaster and Store Keeper, Harpers Ferry Virginia William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $104.20 to William Small, Paymaster and Store Keeper, Harpers Ferry Virginia, [now WV], for pay, rations, transportation of tools to his place of residence, travel expenses, and for vellum and paper for making plans.
March 25, 1800 Cover Letter of Supporting Documents on Refugee Status John Torrey James McHenry Explains that his health and remote residence are the reason why his request for compensation offered by Congress to refugees from Canada is submitted so late.
November 2, 1797 Request to deliver several letters William Simmons David Henley Simmons asks Henley to deliver a number of letters to different persons. If place of residence known, asks Henley to address the letters as well.
November 9, 1793 Accounts for Protection of Virginia Frontier Henry Knox Henry Lee Knox was unaware of what accounts to draw money from as Philadelphia was in a state of upheaval due to illness and War Dept. organization was unclear.
December 20, 1798 The Practice of Annexing Counties to Names Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton notes that the practice of annexing counties to the names of military nominations will almost certainly lead to errors and provides one example of such an error.
September 23, 1793 Communication Between Philadelphia, New York, & Baltimore, Etc. Benjamin Bankson Thomas Jefferson The Letters which you will receive herewith are all that have come to the Office since your departure. I have not yet received an answer from Genl. Moylan. His residence is in Chester County 30 miles from this City, and out of the post road, so that I fear your Letter and one I have written him have miscarried. Mr. Biddle’s Commission will expire the 26th. inst.—and from your instructions “that...
January 29, 1790 Discussion of Pension Payment to Rhode Island Invalids Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Knox and the Secretary of the Treasury work with Olney to arrange payment to invalid pensioners in Rhode Island. Knox will send a list of the pensioners. Vouchers include an advertisement which is to be published in a widely circulated paper
March 24, 1800 [Deposition of Mattias Halsted to John Halsted residence in Quebec in Canada] John Halsted James McHenry Noted John Halsted and the "greatest and best manufacturer of flour in the said province [of Quebec]". Detailed his places of residence.
July 26, 1791 Joseph Howell receipts for Ohio County Virginia Pay and Rations Joseph Howell [not available] Howell certifies that he has examined and certified above pay accounts
May 28, 1799 Enlisting None But Native Citizens James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Hamilton reaffirms his commitment to enlisting none but native citizens or naturalized foreigners in to the Army. The criterion should be residence prior to the Revolution or the ability to present a certificate of naturalization.
May 31, 1799 Comments on Previous Communication James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Comments on previous [illegible] communication.
November 28, 1797 Meetings with the Agents to Receive the Stipend Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins encloses notes and transcriptions of his meetings with the agents appointed to receive the stipend. He thinks that St. Mary's might be a suitable place for commercial ventures or public officials to set up.
October 31, 1792 McGillivray's Loyalty & Taking Up Residence Among the Creeks Henry Knox James Seagrove Knox warns that the loyalty of McGillivray should be monitored since he appears to be making overtures to the Spanish. He strongly recommends that Seagrove or other agents take up residence among the Creeks.
October 31, 1797 Receipt Enclosed from Previous Account David Hale William Simmons Hale wished to settle previous account and therefore enclosed receipts from recruiting services so as to avoid being charged for public monies.