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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 31, 1791 Regarding wounded soldier Henry Knox Richard Butler Letter, discusses wounded soldier.
December 22, 1795 Request for payment to soldier named Potts Jacob Slough John Stagg Paper to be handed to Stagg by Potts, a soldier, regarding his pay. Asks that he be paid. He has some clothing due, which he cares nothing about.
December 19, 1788 Faithful and poor soldier whose claims have been unadjusted A.W. Dunscomb Joseph Howell Intercedes on behalf of a faithful and poor soldier whose claims have been unadjusted.
May 3, 1787 Claim upon property of late soldier A.W. Dunscomb Joseph Howell Received certificates in favor of George Moxley. Mentions a late soldier of 4th Regiment of Artillery. To obtain a certificate in amount which although not actual specie, will be better than nothing, for the supplies to and care of the soldier-in order to do the poor woman the best justice, asks that money come from pay of 1782.
June 22, 1790 Accounts of Dead Soldier Ralph Pomeroy Henry Knox Account information of deceased soldier.
April 16, 1796 Payment of Soldier's Bounty Money William Simmons Staats Morris Notifies Morris that Mr. Freeman has been directed to pay the bounty money owed to a soldier.
August 29, 1798 Request for Assistance in Obtaining Information from Soldier Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Refers to this period as a "time of calamity;" discusses the difficulty getting things printed. Requested assistance in obtaining "attestation" from soldier on verity of printed documents.
December 24, 1795 Pay & Subsistence of Robert Lee and medical assistance for sick soldier William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $323.26 is due Lieutenant Robert Lee of the 2nd Sub Legion, being his subsistence from Jan. 1 and his pay from June-Nov. 1795 and for medical attendance of a sick soldier.
November 4, 1796 Soldier's claims invalidated William Simmons William Munson Possible arrearages of pay due to soldier William Peck foreclosed by Acts of Congress invalidating all claims not presented before 26 March 1794.
April 5, 1787 Certificates for soldier of Virginia Line Joseph Howell John Pierce Encloses two certificates for soldier of Virginia Line. Letter for Mr. Pierce left at Doctor's this morning.
May 18, 1786 Certificates for a Soldier Matthew McConnell Joseph Howell The author requests that the appropriate Certificates be sent to a young man who was an exemplary soldier when assigned to his Company.
September 12, 1797 Delivery of Clothing for Discharged Soldier Nathan Jones John Harris Orders to deliver overalls and shirts to discharged soldier Robert Kell.
March 1, 1794 Accounts received of John Swindles John Swindles Christian Hubbert Account document of John Swindles, late a soldier in the Pennsylvania Line.
October 4, 1796 Request concerning a soldier's arrears William Simmons Constant Freeman Request for information about the arrears of pay due to the estate of a deceased soldier.
April 21, 1795 Payment of William Lindsey, soldier Legion of United States William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $10.72 is due to William Lindsey, a soldier of Captain Jacob Slough's Company, for the balance of his pay to October 25, 1791.
November 5, 1790 Concerning Rumors of Alcoholism Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Josiah Harmar thanks Knox for his letter, and expresses distress that the president believes that "the bottle" incapacitates him. He defended his conduct and expressed firm belief that he acted as a soldier should.
April 17, 1799 Questions on Discharge James McHenry Samuel Chase Discharge of soldier under Gen. Hamilton's command to be examined. Enclosed extract answers previously posed questions by Chase. Requests opinion of people regarding the absence of the president.
April 21, 1796 Claims of the Poor Soldier Mentioned Therein Jonathan Dayton William Simmons Dayton refers to the inquiry made in the enclosed letter because he hopes that the claims of the poor soldier mentioned therein will be addressed.
July 7, 1795 Pay of James Harrington, soldier in Captain James Taylor's Troop of Dragoons William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $18.45 is due James Harrington, late a soldier in Captain James Taylor's Troop of Dragoons, being his pay from January 1st to May 19th 1795.
November 29, 1797 Request for Issue of Clothing to a Discharged Soldier James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to a recently discharged soldier.
October 11, 1799 Land Warrant for an Enlisted Soldier, Etc. Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig seeks Hodgdon's assistance in obtaining a land warrant for an enlisted soldier. Craig also mentions local elections.
November 29, 1796 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniform items to soldier.
December 20, 1789 Letter of Attorney Adam Shuman Robert Prise Document certifying the service of Adam Shuman, late soldier during the Revolutionary War.
October 18, 1796 Claim of Continental Army soldier Peter Harris William Simmons Theodore Foster Discusses the claim of the administrator to the estate of Peter Harris, a late soldier of the Rhode Island Line (Continental Army), and its relation to the Act of Limitations.
November 9, 1792 Receipt of Joseph Howell for Margaret Green, wife of soldier in 2d U.S. Regiment Margaret Green Joseph Howell Margaret Green, wife of soldier in 2d U.S. Regiment, received $2.