West Virginia Pioneers

Elizabeth Margaret (Betty) Casto

Female 1855 - 1933  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Margaret (Betty) Casto 
    Born Jan 1855  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1933  [2
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 26 May 2006 

    Father Abraham G CASTO,   b. Aug 1825, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1905, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Rebecca CRITES,   b. 14 Nov 1829, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1895, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1847  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 25 Jan 1847
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Abraham Casto
      Rebeckah Crites
      Married by E.J. Rollins

      1850 Jackson Co, WV #387
      Abram Casto, 24, farmer, VA
      Rebecca, 21, cannot read/write, VA
      Flora, 3 VA
      Magdaline, 1 VA
      Flora Crites, 65, VA, cannot read/write
      Benjamin Coleman, 9, attended school. VA - is this the Benj Coleman who married a Crites cousin? yes

      1860 Jackson Co, WV 3428/396
      Abm Casto, 35, farmer $3500/--, VA
      Rebecca, 32, VA, cannot read/write
      Clora, 13 VA
      Magdelen, 11 VA
      Albert, 10 VA
      Barbara C, 7 VA
      Eliz. M, 5 VA
      Leonard C, 3 VA
      Loretta V, 1 VA
      Marshall Wolf, 22, farm laborer VA

      1870 Mill Creek, Jackson Co, WV 16 June 1870
      Cassto, Abraham G, 44, farmer, 6000 RE, 700 PP, VA
      Rebecca, 40, VA, can't read/write
      Barbara, 17, VA, school
      Albert, 19, farm laborer, VA, school
      Elizabeth, 16, VA, school
      Leonard C, 12, VA,school, can't write
      Lauretta V, 11, VA,school, " "
      not named female, 1 WV
      Casto, Magdalene, 76, VA
      Ellen, 21, domestic servant, VA

      1880 Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia #199-200 18 June 1880
      Casto, Abram G. Farmer 54 WV WV WV indexed as Casta
      Rebecca Wife 50 WV WV WV
      Leonard C. Son 22 WV WV WV
      Cordelia A. Dau 17 WV WV WV
      Reynolds, Silas SonL 28 WV WV WV
      Roaletta Dau F M 21 WV WV WV
      Ernetine GDau F S 1 WV WV WV
      Infant 2/12 March GDau F S WV WV WV

      1900 Ripley Dist, #35, Jackson Co, WV 23/25
      Casto, Abram, Aug 1825, 74, Widowed, married 53 Yr (crossed out), farmer, WV WV WV
      owns farm free, Farm Sch #10, Reads/writes, spk English
      Lived next after Abraham Crites

      JCRB shows a birth in 1854 to AG and Rebecca Casto, no sex, no name, on Grass Lick
    Photos
    Casto: Barb, Let, Bett, Ab & Len Casto
    Casto: Barb, Let, Bett, Ab & Len Casto
    Siblings Barbara, Loretta, Elizabeth, Albert & Leonard
    Family ID F119  Group Sheet

    Family George Nelson Crane,   b. 19 Jul 1857,   d. 2 Jul 1917, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1875 
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: license: 4/10/1875 Marriage 4/14/1875
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Geo N Crane, 18, Jackson Co, Jackson Co
      Elizabeth M Casto, 20, Jackson Co, Jackson Co

      1880 Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia
      George V. CRAIN Self M M W 22 WV
      Elizabeth CRAIN Wife F M W 25 WV
      James A. CRAIN Son M S W 4 WV
      Ophie S. CRAIN Dau F S W 3 WV
      Cordelia V. CRAIN Dau F S W 2M WV

      1900 Jackson County - Ripley Dist # 23-26
      [living with Abram Casto, 74]
      George Crane, 7/1857, 42 m, 25y
      Elizabeth, 1/1855, 45m, 25y, 9-7
      Delia V, 3/1880, 20
      Albert A, 4/1882, 18
      Elben, 1/1886, 14
      Fleshie M, da, 5/1888, 12
      Joseph C, 7/1890, 9
      Hubert, 7/1896, 3

      1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 294-294 all born WV
      Crane, George N 52 m1- 35y
      Elizabeth M 55 m1- 35y 9-7 children
      Ebb 24
      Plushie 21
      Joseph 19
      Hubert 13
      Mander son 27 m1- 0y
      Tinna dil 22 m1- 0y 0-0 child


      Death record for Opha, and birth record for Orachel - so they should be 2 separate people.
    Children 
     1. James A Crane,   b. 10 Feb 1876,   d. 30 Dec 1878  (Age 2 years)
    +2. Opha S Crane,   b. 22 Nov 1877, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1940, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +3. Delia Viola Crane,   b. 31 Mar 1880, Dudden Fork, Jackson Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1959, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. Albert Mander Crane,   b. 4 Apr 1882,   d. 20 Sep 1942, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +5. Elben Crane,   b. 20 Jan 1886, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1967  (Age 81 years)
    +6. Plusha Mae Crane,   b. 24 May 1888, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1965  (Age 76 years)
    +7. Joseph Clester Crane,   b. 20 Jul 1890, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1965  (Age 74 years)
     8. Orachel Crane,   b. 7 Jan 1893, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900 census?
     9. Hubert Crane,   b. 8 Jul 1896,   d. 1 Jul 1956  (Age 59 years)
    Family ID F177  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Casto: Barb, Let, Bett, Ab & Len Casto
    Casto: Barb, Let, Bett, Ab & Len Casto
    Siblings Barbara, Loretta, Elizabeth, Albert & Leonard

  • Sources 
    1. [S518] Census.

    2. [S19] Grave stone Casto Cemetery, Fairplain.

    3. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.