MURPHY, Mary Frances

MURPHY, Mary Frances

Female 1860 - 1925  (64 years)

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  • Name MURPHY, Mary Frances  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 18 Jul 1860  Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    009 1860 Mary Murphy birth register
    009 1860 Mary Murphy birth register
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the Town of Scituate for the Year 1860 – No. 34, 18 Jul 1860, Mary Murphy, female, born in Scituate to Peter Murphy and Bridget Murphy of Scituate. Father is a laborer born in Ireland. Mother was born in Ireland.
    Died 31 Mar 1925  Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Cause: diabetes mellitus at age 64 
    Address:
    117 Cross Treet
    Quincy, MA
    USA 
    Buried 3 Apr 1925  Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Address:
    115 Crescent Street
    Quincy, MA 02169
    USA 
    • The undertaker was Dennis S. Sweeney of Quincy.
    Notes 
    • (Medical):John H. Ash, M.D. of 43 School Street in Quincy, attended the deceased from April 1, 1923 to March 31, 1925. Dr. Ash last saw Mary alive on March 31, 1925. Death occurred at 8:30pm. Diagnosis of diabetes was confirmed by Haines test. [3]

    Father MURPHY, Peter,   b. 26 Jun 1824, , , Co. Waterford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1898, Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother DEVLIN, Bridget,   b. 16 May 1833, , , Co. Galway, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1905, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1859  Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    Spouse CASHMAN, William E.,   b. 4 Nov 1859, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1918, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1891  Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 11
    • William's Forester insurance application reports marriage date as 25 Jan 1891.
      Marriage Intention registered with town of Scituate claims marriage will occur on 26 Jan 1891.
      Quincy Daily Ledger article suggests marriage ocurred on 28 Jan 1891.
      ANALYSIS: date of 26 Jan 1891 was selected because it came from an original town document
    Children 
     1. CASHMAN, Edward Leo,   b. 24 May 1896, Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1951, Compton, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. CASHMAN, Francis Augustine,   b. 26 Jun 1899, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1899, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. CASHMAN, William Francis,   b. 1 Dec 1901, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1954, Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. CASHMAN, James,   b. 1 Jun 1903, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1904, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jul 1860 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jan 1891 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - CASHMAN, Edward Leo - 24 May 1896 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - CASHMAN, Francis Augustine - 26 Jun 1899 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - CASHMAN, William Francis - 1 Dec 1901 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - CASHMAN, James - 1 Jun 1903 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: diabetes mellitus at age 64,Address:
    117 Cross Treet
    Quincy, MA
    USA - 31 Mar 1925 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    115 Crescent Street
    Quincy, MA 02169
    USA - 3 Apr 1925 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
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  • Photos
    005 1914c Mary F Murphy headshot
    005 1914c Mary F Murphy headshot
    Mary Frances Murphy Cashman (1860-1925)
    005 1914c William Cashman family
    005 1914c William Cashman family
    This family photo shows a seated William Cashman (1859-1918) around age 55, with his wife Mary Frances Murphy (1860-1925) around age 54. His elder son, Edward Leo Cashman (1896-1951) is standing directly behind him and would have been about 18 years old at the time. His younger son, William F. Cashman (1901-1954), is standing to his left and would have been about 13 years old. Approximate date of photo derived from William Francis Cashman's estimated age of 13 years and on the style of Mary's clothes. [Photo credit: collection of Jay Cashman]
    005 2012 117 Cross Street northeast corner
    005 2012 117 Cross Street northeast corner
    View showing the street sign and northeast corner of the house at 117 Cross Street in West Quincy, MA. This is the house that was built by William Cashman in 1890 and housed his family until after his and his wife's deaths in 1918 and 1925 respectively. In January of 1891 it was considered the most modern house in West Quincy because it contained all the latest improvements: electric lights, steam heat, tubs and bathrooms. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2012 117 Cross Street east side
    005 2012 117 Cross Street east side
    View of the east side (street side) of the house at 117 Cross Street in West Quincy, MA. This is the house that was built by William Cashman in 1890 and housed his family until after his and his wife's deaths in 1918 and 1925 respectively. In January of 1891 it was considered the most modern house in West Quincy because it contained all the latest improvements: electric lights, steam heat, tubs and bathrooms. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2012 117 Cross Street driveway and garage
    005 2012 117 Cross Street driveway and garage
    Driveway and garage at 117 Cross Street. This narrow strip of land was purchased by William Cashman from his brother John Cashman in 1911 so that William would have room to add a garage and driveway on the south side of his house. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street southeast corner
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street southeast corner
    View from the southeast corner of the house at 117 Cross Street in West Quincy, MA. This is the house that was built by William Cashman in 1890 and housed his family until after his and his wife's deaths in 1918 and 1925 respectively. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street south side
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street south side
    View of the south side of the house at 117 Cross Street in West Quincy, MA. This is the house that was built by William Cashman in 1890 and housed his family until after his and his wife's deaths in 1918 and 1925 respectively. In January of 1891 it was considered the most modern house in West Quincy because it contained all the latest improvements: electric lights, steam heat, tubs and bathrooms. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street address marker
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street address marker
    Address marker for the house at 117 Cross Street. This is the house that was built by William Cashman in 1890 and housed his family until after his and his wife's deaths in 1918 and 1925 respectively. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street garage
    005 2006c 117 Cross Street garage
    This is the front of the garage at 117 Cross Street. Originally, the land that it sits on belonged to John Cashman, but in 1911 he sold this narrow strip of land to his brother William, so that William could have room to build a garage. Until about 1911, this address was known as 41 Cross Street.

    Headstones
    005 2011 Cashman headstone
    005 2011 Cashman headstone
    This stone, located in Saint Mary Cemetery in Quincy, MA, marks the graves of William Cashman (1859-1918), his wife Mary F. Cashman (1860-1925), William F. Cashman (1901 - 1954), Alice M. Cashman (1909 - 1980), John M. Cashman (1928-1980), Robert W. Cashman (1934-1981), John M. Cashman Jr. (1951-1951), Joseph Michael Cashman (1960-1960). [Photo credit: Donna Goldstein]

    Videos
    019 2016 Cross Street Presentation video
    019 2016 Cross Street Presentation video
    This presentation uses maps, plans, photos and other historical documents to track the comings and goings of Cashmans on Cross Street in West Quincy from 1872 to 1930. It also shows what the area looks like today. It focuses primarily on the family of John Cashman & Hannah Falvey and the family of William Cashman & Mary F. Murphy.

    This presentation was developed for the Cashman Family History Luncheon that was held on September 28, 2016.

    Business
    004 1922 Cashman and Sons invoice
    004 1922 Cashman and Sons invoice
    This invoice was found in a Quincy attic by Al Bina and donated to the Quincy Historical Society. It is an example of the preprinted invoices used by WILLIAM CASHMAN & SONS INC. in the year 1922. At that time, the President of the company was Edward L. Cashman and the Treasurer was his mother, Mrs. Mary F. Cashman. According to the 1922 Quincy City Directory, WILLLIAM CASHMAN & SONS INC.  sold wood and coal in bags, roofing paper, ice, charcoal, lubricating oils and greases. They were located on the corner of Furnace Avenue and Willard Street.

    Land Records
    005 1900 Cashman Murphy deed Scituate 44 acres
    005 1900 Cashman Murphy deed Scituate 44 acres
    Land sold for $1 and other valuable considerations; Sold by Mary Cashman, of Quincy. James Murphy, of Hull, Joseph Murphy, Sarah Murphy, Annie Murphy, and Edward Murphy, all of Scituate, paid by Bridget Murphy of Scituate. 1. Sale Date: Dec 30, 1884; Parcel of land in the town of Norwell (formerly South Scituate) equaling 33 and one half acres more or less; conveyed to Peter Murphy by Amos Reed. 2. Sale Date: Aprl 21, 1877; Land in Scituate equaling 7 and a half acres more or less of pasture and wood land known as "Ticknor Pasture"; conveyed to Peter Murphy by Abby T. Prouty. 3. Sale Date: Nov 2, 1868; Land in Scituate equaling 2 acres more or less of field land on Ticknor Hill; conveyed to Peter Murphy by Polly Curtis. 4. Sale Date: Nov 2, 1868; Land in Scituate equaling 2 acres on Beaver Dam Swamp; conveyed to Peter Murphy by Polly Curtis. 5. Sale Date: Sept 16, 1868; Land in Scituate; buildings on Willow and Front Street being the homestead of the late Peter Murphy; Conveyed to Peter Murphy by Gideon W. Young.
    005 1915 Cashman Murphy deed to town of Scituate
    005 1915 Cashman Murphy deed to town of Scituate
    Sale date: May 27, 1915; Sold by Joseph P. Murphy, James H. Murphy, Edward L. Murphy, William Cashman, Mary L. Cashman, William Rourke and Sara E. Rourke for consideration paid. Land sold was at Scituate Harbor at the junction of Williow and Front street. This land was previously owned by Peter Murphy by deed of Amelia M. Young.

    News
    005 1925 Mary Murphy Funeral
    005 1925 Mary Murphy Funeral
    This article was published in the Daily Boston Globe on 2 Apr 1925. The section outlined in red is about Mary Frances Murphy's funeral.
    005 1925 Mary Murphy Funeral detail
    005 1925 Mary Murphy Funeral detail
    Boston Daily Globe -- The funeral of Mrs. Mary F. Cashman, widow of William Cashman, and sister of Edward F. Murphy, formerly public works commissioner of Boston, took place this morning from her home, 117 Cross st, West Quincy. A large delegation marched in escort from the home to St. Mary's Church where mass was celebrated at 9:30. The celebrant was Rev William T. O'Connor, the pastor, assisted by Rev. Joseph E. Murphy and Rev Garrett J. Scollard. The musical part of the mass was under direction of Mrs. Mary Mckay Reardon. There were many floral remembrances. Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery.
    005 1891 William Cashman new house
    005 1891 William Cashman new house
    Mr. William Cashman, brother of Mr. John Cashmanm has his new house on Cross street completed and ready for occupancy. It is the most modern house in West Quincy and contains all the new improvements. It is lighted by electricity and heated by steam, also has set tubs and bath rooms. The house is very handsomely finished throughout. Mr. Cashman was married at Scituate, Wednesday morning, and will occupy his house after a short wedding tour. Among those present at the wedding from this place were Mr. James White, Jr., and Mr. Robert Teasdale. –Enterprise.

    Vital Records
    005 1896 Edward L Cashman birth register Quincy
    005 1896 Edward L Cashman birth register Quincy
    [volume 458, year 1896, page 17/591, no. 724]: BIRTHS REGISTERED in the City of Quincy for the Year 1896 -- No. 724, 24 May 1896, Edward Leo Cashman, male, born in Scituate, MA to William Cashman and Mary F. Murphy of 41 Cross St. Quincy, MA. Father is a contractor born in Hanover, MA. Mother was born in Scituate, MA.
    005 1896 Edward L Cashman birth register Scituate
    005 1896 Edward L Cashman birth register Scituate
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the City of Quincy MA for the Year 1896 -- No. 18, 24 May 1896, Edward Leo Cashman, male, born in Quincy to William Cashman and Mary F. Murphy. Father is a contractor born in West Scituate. Mother was born in Scituate, MA.
    005 1901 William Francis Cashman birth register
    005 1901 William Francis Cashman birth register
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the City of Quincy for the Year 1901 -- No. 697, 3 Dec 1901, William Cashman, male, born in Quincy to William Cashman and Mary F. Murphy. Father is a contractor born in Hanover, MA. Mother was born in Scituate, MA.
    009 1860 Mary F Murphy birth register 2
    009 1860 Mary F Murphy birth register 2
    009 1860 Mary Murphy birth register
    009 1860 Mary Murphy birth register
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the Town of Scituate for the Year 1860 – No. 34, 18 Jul 1860, Mary Murphy, female, born in Scituate to Peter Murphy and Bridget Murphy of Scituate. Father is a laborer born in Ireland. Mother was born in Ireland.
    005 1891 Cashman Murphy marriage intention
    005 1891 Cashman Murphy marriage intention
    INTENTIONS OF MARRIAGE entered in Scituate AD 1890-91. page 148. No. 2, CLERK'S OFFICE, Scituate, the 26th day of Jan 1891. BETWEEN William Cashman of Quincy aged 31 years, by occupation a Quarryman. He was born in Hanover Mass and was the son of James & Catherine (Long). THis will be his first marriage. AND Mary Frances Murphy of Scituate aged 30 years. She was born in Scituate and was the daughter of Peter  & Bridget (Devlin). This will be her first marriage.
    019 1893 Henry Augustine Cashman baptism record
    019 1893 Henry Augustine Cashman baptism record
    Henry Augustine baptized 25 Jun 1893; born 8 May 1893; parents John Cashman and Hannah M. Falvey; home in West Quincy; godparents Wm. J. O'Connor and Mary F. Cashman; priest A. F. Roche

    Wills & Probate
    005 1918 Mary Cashman Sureties
    005 1918 Mary Cashman Sureties
    To the Honorable the Judge of the Probate Court, in and for the County of Norfolk: respectfully represents Mary F. Cashman of Quincy in the County of Norfolk that William Cashman who last dwelt in Quincy in the County of Norfolk, died on the 24th day of April A.D. 1918 intestate, possessed goods and estate remaining to be administered, leaving a widow his only heirs-at-law and next-of-kin, the persons whose names, residences and relationship to the deceased are as follows, viz: Mary F. Cashman, Widow, Edward L. Cashman, son, William F. Cashman, minor son, that your petitioner is widow of the deceased above named. Wherefore your petitioner prays that she, or some other suitable person be appointed administratrix [sin] of the estate of said deceased, and certifies that the statements herein contained are true to the best of her knowledge and belief. (signed and dated)
    005 1918 Administrators Appointment
    005 1918 Administrators Appointment
    This document is the Administrator's Affidavit of Notice of Appointment for Mary F. Cashman to become the Administratrix [sic] of the estate of William Cashman.
    005 1918 Leave to carry on business
    005 1918 Leave to carry on business
    Dated 20 May 1918. Allowed 27 June 1918. This is a petition to leave to carry on business signed by Mary F. Cashman.
    005 1918 Administrators Account
    005 1918 Administrators Account
    Date Signed: 24 May 1918. Date Filed: 15 Dec 1919 (Starts 24 May 1918 and ends 10 Dec 1919.) This document is the first and final Administrator's Account of Mary F. Cashman becoming the Administratrix [sic] of the estate of William Cashman.
    005 1918 Mary Cashman Administrative Bond
    005 1918 Mary Cashman Administrative Bond
    I, Mary F. Cashman, the within-named administratrix [sic] declare that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the estate and effects of the within-named deceased do not exceed in value the following-mentioned sums, viz: Real Estate $40,000 Personal Estate $18,000. Sign: Mary F. Cashman.
    005 1918 Mortgage of Real Estate
    005 1918 Mortgage of Real Estate
    This is the Mortgage Real Estate (allowed 27 Jul 1918) defining Mary F. Cashman as administratrix [sic] of William Cashman's estate in Quincy. This document defines all of the land that William Cashman owned.

  • Sources 
    1. [S78] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), Quincy, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1926; page 174; Cash man Mary F (Reliability: 3).
      005 1926 Cashman Quincy City Directory
      005 1926 Cashman Quincy City Directory
      page 174;  Cashman Edward L treas 45 Furnace av h 117 Cross; Cashman Mary F Mrs died Mar 31 1925; Cashman Wm F pres 45 Furnace av res 117 Cross; Cashman Wm J (Anna Z) contr 75 Russell; Cashman wm & Sons Inc Wm F Cashman pres Edward L Cashman treas coal and bldg supp 45 Furnace av


    2. [S275] Massachusetts - Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), record for William Cashman (Reliability: 3).
      005 1891 Cashman Murphy marriage intention
      005 1891 Cashman Murphy marriage intention
      INTENTIONS OF MARRIAGE entered in Scituate AD 1890-91. page 148. No. 2, CLERK'S OFFICE, Scituate, the 26th day of Jan 1891. BETWEEN William Cashman of Quincy aged 31 years, by occupation a Quarryman. He was born in Hanover Mass and was the son of James & Catherine (Long). THis will be his first marriage. AND Mary Frances Murphy of Scituate aged 30 years. She was born in Scituate and was the daughter of Peter  & Bridget (Devlin). This will be her first marriage.


    3. [S103] Massachusetts - Death Certificate (short form) at MassVitalRec, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, (Registry of Vital Records and Statistics; Dorchester, Massachusetts;), registered number 182, year 1925, volume 64, page 107 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S4] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), Year: 1900; Census Place: Quincy Ward 4, Norfolk, Massachus etts; Roll: T623_671; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 1066. (Reliability: 3).
      005 1900 US Census William Cashman household
      005 1900 US Census William Cashman household


    5. [S87] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: 550; Family History Film: 1254550; Page: 6D; Enumer ation District: 551; Image: 0318. (Reliability: 3).
      009 1880 US Census Peter Murphy household p1
      009 1880 US Census Peter Murphy household p1
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: 550; Family History Film: 1254550; Page: 6D; Enumeration District: 551; Image: 0318.


    6. [S83] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Quincy Ward 4, Norfolk, Massachus etts; Roll: T625_724; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 244 ; Image: . (Reliability: 3).
      027 1920 US Census William J Cashman household
      027 1920 US Census William J Cashman household
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Quincy Ward 4, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_724; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 244; Image: .


    7. [S66] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Quincy Ward 4, Norfolk, Massachus etts; Roll: T624_609; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 1145 ; Line: 88. (Reliability: 3).
      005 1910 US Census William Cashman household
      005 1910 US Census William Cashman household


    8. [S275] Massachusetts - Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), Mary Frances Murphy (Reliability: 3).
      009 1860 Mary F Murphy birth register 2
      009 1860 Mary F Murphy birth register 2


    9. [S78] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), Quincy, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1926; page 174; Cashman Mary F (Reliability: 3).
      005 1926 Cashman Quincy City Directory
      005 1926 Cashman Quincy City Directory
      page 174;  Cashman Edward L treas 45 Furnace av h 117 Cross; Cashman Mary F Mrs died Mar 31 1925; Cashman Wm F pres 45 Furnace av res 117 Cross; Cashman Wm J (Anna Z) contr 75 Russell; Cashman wm & Sons Inc Wm F Cashman pres Edward L Cashman treas coal and bldg supp 45 Furnace av


    10. [S103] Massachusetts - Death Certificate (short form) at MassVitalRec, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, (Registry of Vital Records and Statistics; Dorchester, Massachusetts;), registered number 212, year 1967, volume 93, page 209 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S6] Massachusetts, Norfolk Co., Quincy - Quincy Daily Ledger on microfilm, "A Modern House"; microfilm reel: Jan-June 1891; date: Thursday, Jan 29, 1891 ; last page (Reliability: 3).
      005 1891 William Cashman new house
      005 1891 William Cashman new house
      Mr. William Cashman, brother of Mr. John Cashman has his new house on Cross street completed and ready for occupancy. It is the most modern house in West Quincy and contains all the new improvements. It is lighted by electricity and heated by steam, also has set tubs and bath rooms. The house is very handsomely finished throughout. Mr. Cashman was married at Scituate, Wednesday morning, and will occupy his house after a short wedding tour. Among those present at the wedding from this place were Mr. James White, Jr., and Mr. Robert Teasdale. –Enterprise.