1826 Payments Made by Lewis Cass Superintendent

Abstract of payments made by Lewis Cass Gover. Of the Territory of Michigan and Superintendency of Indian Affairs therin, sine the 31st August 1826 and not yet included in my account.

SurnameGivenNature Of ExpeditureAmount
WAIT and DAVENPORT For repairs to the Indian Council House$30.00
DISBROWH. V.Pair ornaments Indian leggins$8.00
BLAKEChesleytransportation of specie to Chicago for Potowatomie Annuities$15.00
BRITTON and FORSYTH Boarding and lodging an express$2.25
Christian Indians Amt. annuity due them for the year 1826$400.00
HUNTWilliam B.Merchandise for presents to Indians$30.00
JACKSONMorrisServs. And Exps. As an express frm. Fort Waynet to treaty grounds and to Piqua$110.00
DYSONAnnBoarding and lodging a deputation of 17 Delaware$40.00
PLANTJosephTransporting specie from Detroit to Massissinaway finding self and horse$114.25
DEMINGJohn J.Sundry articles furnished for transportation of specie to Cold Water$26.63
TROWBRIDGEStephen V. R.Services and Exps. conveying specie for Indian annuities at Grand Saline$64.00
DEMINGJohn J.Services and Exps. conveying specie for Indian annuities at Cold Water$72.00
SPALDINGVoltaireServices and Exps. conveying specie for Indian annuities at Grand Saline$60.00
MARSACJ. F.Services and Exps. conveying specie for Indian annuities at Grand Saline$60.00
Black Wolf his expenses going on express from Piqua to Detroit$5.00
GRAYElliotStationary &c.$39.00
MELDRUMWilliamServices and Exps. conveying specie for Indian annuities at Cold Water$84.00
WAIT and DAVENPORT Repairs on Indian council house$20.00
NOBLECharlesFor services and exp. going to Cold Water with specie for annuities$64.00
WILKINSONDavidTransportation of a canoe &c. from Sault Ste. Marie to Detroit$10.00
LEIBJohn L.Inspecting Missionary Schools$500.00
HUNTHenry J.Toll for Indians over the Rouge and Ecorces bridges Sept. 1 to Dec. 31 1826$50.00
ALLARDPierreServices as Farmer at Saginaw$58.33
SMYTHRichardServices and Exps. conveying and paying annuities to Ottawa at River St. Clair$28.00
PAYNEC. S.A silver medal$8.00
BREVORRTHenry B. Ind. AgentFor his draft dated Green Bay Agency Sept. 1, 1826$875.00
SCHOOLCRAFTHenry R.For his draft dated Sault Ste. Marie Agency Sept. 13 1826$600.00
BOYDGeorgeFor his draft dated Mackinac Agency Sept. 30 1826$975.00
JOHNSTONJohnFor his draft dated Piqua Agency Oct. 12 1826$3,115.00
TIPTONJohnFor his two drafts dated Fort Wayne Agency Oct. 30 and 31 1826$1,015.00
Ottawas For amt. annuity paid them at Miami and Blanchard Fork$3,600.00
Potowatomies For amt. annuity payable them at Chicago$6,500.00
Potowatomies For amt. annuity payable them at Detroit$2,500.00
Chippewas For amt. annuity payable at Saginaw$3,800.00
Ottawas For amt. annuity payable at Grand River$1,700.00

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