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A list of the name of all persons employed in the Indian Department at Detroit under the Superintendence of Lewis Cass, Governor of the Territory of Michigan and Superintendent of Indian Affairs therin, between Sept. 1, 1823, and Sept. 1, 1824.

Names of PersonsNature of the ServiceWhere EmployedPay Per MonthFor What Time PaidRemarksAmount Paid
GODFROY, GabrielSub Agent & Interpr.Michigan82.00Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824 984.00
KNAGGS, WhitmoreSub Agent & Interpr.Michigan82.00Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824 984.00
LAFOY, AugustinArmourerDetroit44.16 2/3Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824including the services of an apt. Shoop emp. & use Tools.530.00
FORSYTH, R. A.Sub Agent & Interpr.Detroit82.00Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824 984.00
BAKER, CalvinSaddlerDetroit36.25Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824including shop rent & use of Tools435.00
McDOUGALL, GeorgeTranslatorDetroit8.33Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824 100.00
TROWBRIDGE, Charls C.InterpreterVarious Posts40.00Sept. 1823 to Aug. 30 1824Employed in Various missions to the Indian Country480.00

SOURCE: Michigan Superintendency
Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs 1824-1851
National Archives Microfilm Publications M234 Roll 419 1824-1827

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