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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 24, 1791 Discussion of Returns for Payment of Invalid Pensions Arthur Fenner Henry Knox Letter, discusses return of invalid pensions.
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.
January 24, 1791 Discussion of Various Types of Pensions Relative to Revolutionary War Service Arthur Fenner Henry Knox Letter, alludes to Revolutionary War; discusses Invalid pensions; discusses widow and orphan pensions.
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 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.
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.
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.
February 7, 1795 Return of Military Stores Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Remainder of stores added to return just received. Notification that officers are awaiting orders from Hodgdon.
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.
April 17, 1800 Return of Officers to Augment the Army John Adams United States Senate President Adams transmits a return from the War Office of those officers who have been appointed under the act entitled "An Act to augment the Army of the United States and for other purposes," designating such officers who have accepted their appointments and those who have declined accepting, resigned their commissions, died, etc.
December 16, 1786 Pay Due Virginia Officers John Pierce Treasury Department Pierce submitted an estimate of pay due Virginia officers before he he had all of the settlement documents. Some of the payments and settlements from previous years do not conform to protocol. Pierce encloses a return of names of officers who have drawn pay without accounting for monies or stores received.
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.
April 13, 1790 Return of Subsistence Joseph Howell [not available] Certified copy of return of subsistence due Virginia officers.
August 13, 1784 Returning clothing A.W. Dunscomb Joseph Howell The author states that his responsibilities apply only to the State of Virginia so he is returning the clothing that would be assigned to Officers and Soldiers of other States. He requests that the War Office return the regiments of horses belonging to Virginia.
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.
June 5, 1794 Return of the non-commissioned officers Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Return of the non-commissioned officers and privates belonging to the legion of the United States.
October 21, 1784 Return of pay and emoluments Joseph Carleton John Pierce Requests a return of the pay and emoluments of the officers employed in Pierce's office (Office of Army Accounts at the Board of Treasury) for estimating the costs of the war office in the coming year for Congress.
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.