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May 24, 1800 Request for Account Information or Refund William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Blackburn was issued monies to pay troops at Fort Norfolk. Simmons requested accounts of money issued to the troops and any remaining sum or Blackburn must refund the United States the sum issued to him by the Treasurer.
April 11, 1796 Pay of troops at Norfolk William Simmons James Tripplett Discusses the pay and muster rolls for the troops at Norfolk.
April 19, 1799 Certification of payments; troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard L. Blackburn Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payments; $653.94 pay to troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard L. Blackburn.
December 20, 1798 Certification of payments; troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under Captain Richard L Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $2906 for troops stationed at Fort Norfolk, Virginia under Captain Richard L Blackburn.
February 23, 1799 Certification of payments; troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under Captain Richard Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $266 pay to troops stationed at Fort Norfolk, Virginia under Captain Richard Blackburn.
March 25, 1799 Certification of payments; troops stationed at Fort Norfolk, Virginia under command of Captain Richard L Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $666.66 to troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard L Blackburn.
July 17, 1799 Certification of payment; troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1299.40 to troops stationed at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard Blackburn, for pay and forage.
September 13, 1797 Pay for Troops in Absence of Captain Blackburn William Simmons John Saunders Secretary of War stated that pay for the troops at Fort Norfolk to proceed in the manner as if Captain Blackburn was at Post. Simmons assured Saunders that the manner in which the money was transferred was not from any mismanagement or want of confidence in Saunders.
August 22, 1798 Certification of payments; compensation of Troops at Fort Norfolk, Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $615.20 is due the troops at Fort Norfolk in Virginia under the command of Captain Richard S. Blackburn, being the pay of himself and his company, including forage for Surgeon's Mate William Barnwell and the pay of Lieutenant Claiborne and his detachment, for July 1798.
July 24, 1798 Certification of payments; compensation of troops at Fort Norfolk, Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $1462.69 is due the troops at Fort Norfolk Virginia under the command of Captain Richard Blackburn, being for the pay of himself and his company, including forage for Surgeon's Mate William Barnwell, the pay of the detachment of Lieutenant Ferdinand L. Claiborne through June 1798, and also for bounties due recruits enlisted by Lt. Claiborne
February 3, 1797 Justififying the Expense of Supplies Delivered to Fort Norfolk Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Colonel Carrington has reported that the Commanding Officer of Fort Norfolk in Virginia has directed that his supplies be delivered to the fort rather than to the nearby town. Wolcott wants to know if the extra expense involved in agreeing to this demand is justified.
December 9, 1794 Fortifications at Norfolk John Jacob Rivardi Henry Knox The engineer for fortifying Norfolk writes to Secretary Knox. States that all the guns at Fort Norfolk have been mounted and unmasked; the battery is now completely turfed and in perfect order; the barracks are already framed. Writes that the weather has been very favorable.
January 5, 1799 Request for Clothing Ferdinand L. Claiborne Samuel Hodgdon Asks for delivery of uniform vests due his troops.
May 28, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons William Westwood Simmons informs Westwood that he must provide a copy of the contract under which he is claiming payment.
August 21, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Simmons informs Blackburn to expect payment from Edward Carrington.
May 23, 1799 Certification of payment; troops at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $630 to troops at Fort Norfolk under command of Captain Richard S. Blackburn, for pay.
March 31, 1796 Pay of Troops at Norfolk James Tripplett William Simmons CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Triplett 04/11/1796 which discusses the pay and muster rolls for the troops at Norfolk
May 20, 1799 Certification of payment; Henry Latrobe for sundry work concerning fortifications at Fort Nelson and Fort Norfolk William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $302 to Henry Latrobe for sundry work concerning fortifications at Fort Nelson and Fort Norfolk, and for traveling expenses.
October 15, 1797 Concerning financial issues and troop payments James McHenry William Simmons Regarding a requisition on the Treasury for $20,000 for Major Freeman. McHenry also discusses pay for the troops at Norfolk.
July 18, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Ferdinand L. Claiborne Simmons provides an account balance and informs Claiborne to expect payment from Edward Carrington.
May 30, 1794 Delivery of Military Stores Daniel Bedinger Samuel Hodgdon Capt. Ross of the sloop Dolphin has delivered the military stores to Norfolk which have been deposited partly at Fort Nelson and partly at the powder magazine at Norfolk.
March 16, 1796 Pay of a Detachment at Fort Norfolk, Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $43.55 is due a detachment of Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Norfolk Virginia under the command of Sergeant Robert Hedges, being his and their pay for Jan. and Feb. 1796.
July 3, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard S. Blackburn Simmons informs Blackburn that the cadets under his charge have overdrawn their rations. Consequently, Simmons suspends their accounts until the designated amount is refunded.
June 17, 1797 Request for Information Concerning Individual at Norfolk Patrick Ferrall Josiah Fox Letter, asks for information regarding Herbert at Norfolk, VA.
September 13, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons forwards the pay and muster rolls from Fort Norfolk to the Paymaster General.