REVOLUTIONARY PENSIONERS -

A Transcript of the Pension List of the United States for 1813

Letter from the Secretary of War, Communicating a transcript of the pension llist of The United States showing the number of pensioners in the several districts. Also, the amount allowed to each pensioner. June 1,1813 referred to the Committee of Claims. Washington:A.& G. Way, Printers 1813.

                                               Washington City,

                                               May 31st, 1813.

Sir,

  I have the honor to transmit you herewith, to be laid before the House, 

a report relative to the pension list of the United States.


                                           I have the honor to be,

                                           Sir,

                                           Very respectfully,

                                           Your obedient servant,

                                           JOHN ARMSTRONG

 


To the Hon. the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States.

 

WAR DEPARTMENT
May 28th, 1813
In obedience to a resolution of the House of Representatives of the United States, bearing date the 12th of February, 1812, the Secretary of War has the honor to present a transcript of the pension list of the said states, (contained on four sheets in folio, paged from one to sixteen) exhibiting the number of each pensioner as he stands on the roll of the respective districts or agencies, his rank or quality, and the amount of the annual stipend at present allowed each person by law.

All which is respectfully submitted

JOHN ARMSTRONG

 


 

  The list is set up as follows:

1. NUMBER ON THE ROLL

2. NAMES

3. RANK OR QUALITY

4. ANNUAL STIPEND

  

                       RECAPITULATION

STATE          #on the rolls    Annual Amt.     



New Hampshire      117            5833.30           

Massachusetts      211           10319.00           

Vermont             61            2938.00           

Rhode Island        36            1787.50           

Connecticut        192            9778.50          

New York           343           21112.75          

New Jersey          57            3127.96           

Pennsylvania       254           14709.38           

Delaware            20            1126.00           

Maryland           126            6896.04          

Virginia           188           10340.14           

North Carolina      70            3389.00           

South Carolina      15             810.64            

Georgia             22            1215.68           


Kentucky            20            1002.00

Tennessee           15             789.00      

Ohio                14            1248.96   

Indiana              1             120.00   


Michigan             1              36.00

District of Columbia 3             309.00



TOTAL             1766         $ 96888.85        



I am listing Indiana, Michigan and District of Columbia

first since they only have a few pensioners. 


  Paid at the seat of government but residing in:

INDIANA

#1  Robert Baird     Lieutenant           120



MICHIGAN

#1  John Reynolds    Private              36



DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

#1  Henry Carberry   Captain              240

 2  Ambrose Lewis    Private              45

 3  Henry M'Farlane  Private              24


NEW HAMPSHIRE

 1  Peter Akerman        Private                  40

 2  Andrew Aikin         Sergt.Major              45

 3  Caleb Aldrish        Sergeant                 60

 4  Caleb Austin         Private                  20

 5  Daniel Buzzle        "                        60

 6  Archelaus Batchelor  Sergeant                 30

 7  Ebenezer Bean        Private                  20

 8  Francis Blood        "                        60

 9  James Cobby          "                        (dead)

10  James Campbell       "                        48

11  Nathaniel Church     "                        60

12  Ebenezer Carleton    "                        60

13  Levi Chubbuck        Fifer                    45

14  Morrel Coburn        Private                  15

15  William Curtiss      "                        60

16  James Crummitt       "                        60

17  Jabez Church         "                        30

18  Benjamin Cotton      "                        30

19  David Duncan         "                        40

20  Henry Danforth       "                        30

21  James Dean           "                        15

22  Lemuel Dean          "                        60

23  Francis Davidson     "                        48

24  Edward Evans         "                        60

25  Thomas Eastman       "                        45

26  Ebenezer Fletcher    Fifer                    15

27  Stephen Fuller       Private                  20

28  James Gould          Lieutenant              160

29  Abner Gage           Private                  60

30  Moses S George       "                        30

31  Joshua Gilman        "                        40

32  Windsor Gleason      "                        15

33  Joseph Greely        "                        15

34  Joseph Green         "                        80

35  Jonas Green          "                        60

36  William Hastings     "                        60

37  Thomas Haynes        "                        60

38  Joshua Haynes        "                        48

39  Nathan Holdt         "                        15

40  Charles Huntoon Jr   "                        20

41  Zadock Hurd          "                        20

42  Joseph Hilton        Lieutenant               80

43  Jonathan Holton      "                       120

44  James Hawkley        Private                  60

45  Ebenezer Jennings    Sergeant                 15

46  Peter Johnson        Private                  15

47  Benjamin Jenkins     Sergeant                 30

48  Abraham Kimball      Private                  30

49  Benjamin Knight      Sergeant                 20

50  John Knight          Private                  30

51  Samuel Lacount       "                        40

52  Samuel Lathrop       "                        60

53  John Lapish          "                        15

54  Nathaniel Leavitt    Corporal                 60

55  John Lincoln         Private                  36

56  Joshua Lovejoy       Sergeant                 60

57  Randall M'Allastar   Private                  60

58  Andrew M'Gaffy       Lieutenant              106.68

59  John M'Coy           Private                  60

60  Noah Marsh           "                        20

61  Joseph Morrell       "                        60

62  Jonathan Margery     "                        40

63  James Moore          "                        60

64  Samuel Morrell       "                        24

65  Joseph Moss          "                        40

66  Seymour Marsh        "                        30

67  Elijah Morse         "                        48

68  Jotham Nute          Sergeant                 60

69  John Orr             Lieutenant              120

70  Phineas Parkhurst    Fifer                    60

71  Joel Porter          Private                  15

72  Samuel Porter        Sergeant                 40

73  Asa Putney           "                        30

74  Jeremiah Pritchard   Lieutenant              160

75  Joseph Patterson     Private                  30

76  Jonathan Perkins     Ensign                   60

77  John Reed            Private                  60

78  Stephen Richardson   "                        24

79  Daniel Russell       "                        60

80  Charles Rice         "                        30

81  Noah Robinson        Lieutenant              120

82  Joseph Richardson    Private                  30

83  Joseph Slack         "                        40

84  John Samuel Sherburne  Major                 300

85  Nathan Sanborn       Captain                  40

86  Thomas Simpson       Lieutenant              160

87  Aaron Smith          Ensign                  120

88  Noah Sinclair        Private                  45

89  John Simpson         "                        40

90  Reuben Spencer       "                        40

91  John Smith           Sergeant                 30

92  Samuel Stocker       Private                  30

93  Amos Spafford        "                        40

94  Hezekiah Sawtell     "                        30

95  Samuel Sterns        "                        30

96  Jeremiah Towle       Corporal                 32

97  Moses Trussell       Private                  40

98  Ebenezer Tinkham     "                        30

99  William Taggart      Ensign                   60

100 Nathan Taylor        Lieutenant              120

101 William Smart        Private                  60

102 Jonathan Wilkins     Marine                   30

103 William Wallace      Private                  60

104 William Wood         "                        40

105 Weymouth Wallace     "                        30

106 Josiah Walton        "                        20

107 Jacob Wilman Jr      "                        15

108 Francis Whitcomb     "                        20

109 Robert B Wilkins     "                        60

110 Seth Wyman           Private                  48

111 Edward Waldo         Lieutenant             106.66 2/3

112 Jonathan Willard     Ensign                   60

113 Samuel Wells         Sergeant                 45

114 James Trowbridge     "                       39.96

115 Samuel Allen         Private                  24

116 Nehemiah Leavitt     Corporal                 30

117 William Powers       Private                  30

118 Lemuel Trafton       "                        60

    (Lemuel transferred from Massachusetts)

TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                     $ 5730.30 2/3



Paid at the seat of government but residing in:

KENTUCKY

 1  William Little       Private                  60

 2  Robert Barron        "                        60

 3  Oliver Bennett       "                        60

 4  Henry Shaw           "                        30

 5  Squire Boone         "                        36

 6  Quintin Moore        "                        20

 7  George Fennell       "                        30

 8  James Warson         "                        40

 9  James Berry          "                        20

10  Isaac Burnham        "                        48

11  John Shanks          "                        40

12  Andrew Allison       "                        36

13  John Brown           Sergeant                 30

14  William Nieves       Private                  30

15  Thomas Hickman       "                        24

16  John Jacobs          "                        60

17  Robert Patterson     Colonel                 300

18  Virgil Poe           Private                  30

19  Joseph Shaw          "                        24

20  Joseph Todd          "                        24

   TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                   $ 1002.00



Paid at the seat of government but residing in:

TENNESSEE

 1  Rinley Hazelet       Private                  60

 2  William Carr         "                        30

 3  John Newman          Captain                 120

 4  Charles Killgore     Private                  30

 5  Joseph Reed          "                        40

 6  Benjamin Blackburn   Sergeant                 60

 7  John Blair           Lieutenant               96

 8  James Crawford       Ensign                   72

 9  Perry Floyd          Private                  30

10  William Haile        "                        20

11  Ethelred Cobb        "                        30

12  John Kirk            "                        30

13  Samuel Newell        Lieutenant               96

14  John Taylor          Private                  45

15  Thomas Wyatt         "                        30

  TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                      $789.00


OHIO

 1  Bartholomew Berry    Private                  60

 2  Robert Williams      "                        60

 3  William Wells        Captain                 240

 4  James Gillespie      Private                  48

 5  James Munn           Captain                 120

 6  Joseph Shaylor       "                       240

 7  Humphrey Beckett     Private                  30

 8  Martin Rohrer        Sergeant                 45

 9  Edward Miller        Sergt. Major             60

10  Daniel Fielding      Militia Sergt           30.96

11  John Calhoun         Captain                 180

12  George Adams         Private                  60

13  Dennis Laughlan      "                        30

14  Younger Grady        "                        36

   TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                   $1248.96



SOUTH CAROLINA

 1  James Armstrong      Private                  16

 2  John Calhoun         "                       21.42
 
 3  William Dunlap       "                       21.42

 4  Robert Eider         "                        40

 5  Joseph Gilmore       "                        21

 6  Joshua Hawkins       "                        36

 7  Malcom Keys          "                        48

 8  John Looney          "                       21.42

 9  Joseph M'Junkin      Major                   144

10  Andrew M'Allister    Private                 21.42

11  Daniel M'elduff      Lieutenant             159.96

12  Samuel Otterson      Captain                  96

13  John Martin          Private                  30

14  Henry Weems          "                        60

15  Jasper Tommiton      "                        30

   TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                     $810.64



GEORGIA

 1  William Andrews      Sergeant                 60

 2  Herman Bird          Private                  30

 3  Daniel Conner        Lieutenant              160

 4  Alexander Cameron    Private                  30

 5  Austin Dabney        "                        60

 6  Charles Damron       "                        60

 7  Thomas L Davis       "                        30

 8  James P Edmondson    "                        50

 9  Benjamin Fry         "                        60

10  Thomas Green         "                        30

11  John Guthrie         "                        30

12  John Garner          "                        30

13  Thomas Henshaid      "                        60

14  Harrison Jones       "                        50

15  Henry Kerr           Captain                 120

16  Seybert Odam         Private                  60

17  Daniel Odam          "                       55.68

18  William Pentecost    Lieutenant               50

19  John Shackleford     Private                  40

20  James Shirley        "                        60

21  Presley Thornton     Corporal                 30

22  Samuel Whately       Private                  60

  TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                     $1215.68


VERMONT

 1  Jonas Adams          Private                  60

 2  William Beden        Corporal                 36

 3  Samuel Bradish       Private                  60

 4  Daniel Brown         "                        60

 5  Elijah Barnes        "                        15

 6  Elijah Bennett       "                        30

 7  Thomas Brush         "                        15

 8  David Brydia         "                        30

 9  Joseph Bird          "                        48

10  Daniel Cushman       Corporal                 (transf)

11  Gershom Clark        Private                  60

12  James Campbell       "                        30

13  Edward Clark         Sergeant                 15

14  Elisha Capron        Private                  30

15  Oliver Darling       "                        60

16  Samuel Eyers         "                        60

17  Richard Fairbrother  "                        36

18  Thomas Green         "                        40

19  Asa Gould            "                        60

20  Benjamin Gould       "                        50

21  Amasa Grover         "                        24

22  Ezra Gates           "                        40

23  Gideon Griggs        "                        30

24  William Hazletime    "                        60

25  Jediah Hyde          Captain                 180

26  Jonathan Haynes      Private                  40

27  Zimri Hill           "                        30

28  Lewis Hurd           Sergeant                 60

29  Joseph Huntoon       Lieutenant              160

30  Jared Hinckley Jr    Private                  30

31  Nathan Jaques        "                        20

32  Elijah Knight        "                        60

33  Jonathan Lake        Corporal                 30

34  Jonathan Lyon        Private                  60

35  Eleazer Martin       "                        40

36  Ebenezer M'Ilvaine   "                        60

37  William Martin       "                        40

38  Richard Millen       "                        60

39  John Nixon           Colonel                 150

40  Nehemiah Peirce      Private                  60

41  Elisha Reynolds      "                        30

42  Prince Robinson      "                        60

43  Uriah Stone          Steward                  60

44  Daniel Stanton Jr    Private                  45

45  Ephraim Smith        "                        60

46  Philo Stoddard       "                        40

47  Thomas Torrance      "                        30

48  Benjamin Tower       "                        40

49  Joseph Tyler         "                        60

50  Annanias Tubbs       "                        30

51  Abel Woods           "                        60

52  Aaron Wilder         "                        60

53  Jonathan Woolley     "                        60

54  Ziba Woodworth       "                        60

55  William Waterman     "                        20

56  John Wilson          Sergeant                 20

57  Isaac Webster        "                        30

58  Daniel Evans         Private                  30

59  Nathan Ford          "                        30

60  Jonas Hobart         "                        24

61  Lemuel Rich(from Con)"                        60

62  John Tolman(from Mass)"                       20

    TOTAL OF ANNUAL STIPENDS                   $2938.00