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January 9, 1797 Pay of Greaton and his Servant William Simmons Richard H. Greaton Notification that he will receive his and his servant's pay and subsistence from Jonathan Jackson, federal supervisor of Massachusetts.
January 9, 1797 Pay of Captain Greaton and his servant William Simmons Jonathan Jackson Notification to Jackson that he will receive money from the Treasurer that he is to pay to Captain Richard Greaton of the Second Sub Legion for his pay and the pay of his servant.
February 7, 1794 Subsistence Drawn for Your Servant Joseph Howell John H. Buell Buell will be held accountable for the subsistence drawn for his servant until he responds to the letter from the Auditor of the Treasury.
August 3, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons discusses proper accounting for servant's rations with Caleb Swan.
July 13, 1792 Proper Use of Cavalry Horses Henry Knox Anthony Wayne Letter, discusses potential misappropriation of cavalry horses: one for the aide de camp, one for a servant. Knox is apt to think this is a mistake, and asks that the horses be returned to the troop. Cavalry horses must be cherished and sacredly appropriated to the service for which they are designed.
March 26, 1800 Dr. Brown's Traveling Expenses James McHenry William Simmons Dr. Brown is entitled to one servants, thus he should be allowed to include his servant in his traveling expenses from Detroit.
March 2, 1801 Certification of payment; Major Thomas H. Cushing for expenses for himself and servant while detained at seat of government on extra service William Simmons [not available] Certification of payment; $378 to Major Thomas H. Cushing for expenses for himself and servant while detained at seat of government on extra service.
July 24, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Ferdinand L. Claiborne Simmons questions the propriety of Lt. Claiborne's issuance of rations to a "servant" and a "gardner."
May 17, 1800 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Notification that Hamilton will send his baggage forward to Elizabethtown with a servant, and requested that Odgen take appropriate measures to have the bags picked up and moved to camp along with having a horse prepared and waiting for Hamilton at Powles Hook.
June 4, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Eddins Simmons informs Eddins that his receipt roll was received. Simmons also informs Eddins that his servant does not rate rations.
December 15, 1800 Certification of payment; Lieutenant Colonel Henry Burbeck, expenses for self and servant traveling from Detroit to Washington William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $172 [$170] to Lieutenant Colonel Henry Burbeck, expenses for stage hire and for self and servant traveling from Detroit to Washington.
July 22, 1796 Expenses of Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $17 is due Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg, of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, for his servant's passage and stage hire from West Point, New York to Philadelphia.
November 19, 1800 Certification of payment; Lieutenant John Walbach, United States Cavalry, for himself and servant while in New York and Shepherdstown, Virginia William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; Lieutenant and Adjutant John Walbach, United States Cavalry, for himself and servant while in New York and Shepherdstown, Virginia [now WV].
October 27, 1800 Certification of payment; Major Thomas Cushing, 1st United States Regiment for traveling expenses for himself and servant William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $225 to Major Thomas H. Cushing, 1st United States Regiment for traveling expenses for himself and servant from Fort Adams, on the Mississippi, to City of Washington, ordered there by Brigadier General Wilkinson.
June 8, 1795 Pay and Forage of Major John H. Buell, 2d Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $161.85 is due Major John H. Buell of the 2nd Sub Legion, being the balance of his account of pay and forage for the first five months of 1795, and subsisting his servant from Headquarters to Philadelphia.
May 1, 1797 Enclosed Account of Capt. Greaton, with Requests Richard H. Greaton William Simmons Greaton submits his accounts for pay and subsistence. There is no contract in Boston, and he wants to know how to receive rations for his servant. He wants to submit a power of attorney so his children will be provided for while he is away on assignment. He asks for two months advance pay.
April 15, 1795 Payment of Captain Henry DeButts William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $394.29 is due Captain Henry DeButts for the expenses of himself and his servant coming from Major General Wayne to the Secretary of War with dispatches and for their stay in Philadelphia.
[not available] John Waudin Account with Georgia [not available] John Waudin Waudin's account for pay as a surgeon under Captain Thomas Lee, Artillery. Four rations per day for him and 1 ration per day for his servant.
February 9, 1797 Enclosed Letter from Freeman on Payment of John Lane, Waiter William Wilson William Simmons Wilson applies for pay due his servant, John Lane. Freeman had suggested one method of applying, but Wilson chose to write directly to Simmons.
December 30, 1796 Three related drafts on the Revolutionary War George Washington John Carey Discusses published forged documents; alludes to the Revolutionary War and slaves.
March 27, 1800 Certification of payment; Charles Brown, Surgeon of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for expenses traveling from Detroit to Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $72 to Charles Brown, Surgeon of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for expenses for himself and servant traveling from Detroit to Philadelphia.
January 6, 1801 Certification of payment; Lieutenant John Saunders, Adjutant of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for expenses while at City of Washington William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $110.25 to Lieutenant John Saunders, Adjutant of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for expenses while at City of Washington, including allowance for his servant.
December 5, 1796 Account of Ensign Meriwether Lewis William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $20.56 is due Ensign Meriwether Lewis, being the balance of his account of the expenses for himself, a Dragoon, and a Servant from the Headquarters of the Army with dispatches from the Commander in Chief to this city.
August 1, 1794 Ballast for the Boat Levi Hollingsworth Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to send a servant with the boatman to show him where to land the [?] for ballast.
November 18, 1799 Papers Lodged with Mr. Bingham James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Hamiton's request for Mr. Bingham's papers has been received but Bingham has not returned to Philadelphia so a servant has been dispatched to contact him.