West Virginia Pioneers

Joseph Marion Casto

Male 1826 - 1912  (86 years)


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  • Name Joseph Marion Casto 
    Born 2 Mar 1826  Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Sep 1912  [2
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1661  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2009 

    Father Benjamin Franklin Casto, Sr,   b. 26 Jan 1797, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1882  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Catherine "Sally" Shinn,   b. 25 Feb 1806, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1852  (Age 46 years) 
    Notes 

    • 1830 Mason Co
      Benjamin Casto
      1m under 5 Joseph b 1826 : 4yr
      1m 5-10 Edmund
      1m 20-30
      1f 20-30

      1831 Jackson Co PPtax list
      Benjamin Casto, 2 horses, $.12 tax, 1 white male 16+

      1840 Jackson Co, VA
      1m 0-5 Moses
      1m 5-10 Solomon
      1m 10-15 ??
      1m 15-20 Joseph M
      1m 40-50
      2f 0-5 Lucretia? Martha?
      1f 5-10 Phoebe age 10
      1f 30-40

      1850 Jackson Co, VA # 499-504
      Casto Benj 53 M Farmer Va
      Casto Sarah 45 F Va
      Casto Soloman 18 M Farmer Va
      Casto Mathela 15 F Va
      Casto Lucretia 13 F Va
      Casto Moses 12 M VA
      Casto Else 10 F Va
      Casto Mason 7 M Va
      Casto Enoch 6 M Va
      Casto Isaac A 2 M Va

      1860 Jackson Co, VA pg 35 #320-294
      Benjamin, 61
      Mary C, 38
      Moses S, 21
      Mason, 18
      Enoch, 15
      T.A., 12 (M) (Isaac Alexander. . .bb)
      James W, 3
      Jeffers, Eliz C, 8 [Mary's dau by 1st husband]

      1870 Jackson Co, WV pg 88 #50-50
      Benjamin, 69
      Catherine, 44
      James W, 12

      JCWR:
      Benjamin Casto, 8/9/1879, prov, 5/18/1883
      wife Catherine
    Family ID F580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mariah Ann Morrison,   b. 13 Jun 1829, Braxton County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1916, Jackson County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1848  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1850 Jackson, VA, pg 68, #481-486
      Casto Joseph 22 M Farmer Va
      Casto Maria 20 F Va
      Casto Francis M 1 M Va

      Sim Index, Mason Co, WV
      Joseph Casto, 195a, 13 Mile, 1865, book 1, page 72

      1860 Mason Co VA
      Casto, Joseph 33
      Mariah A 30
      Francis M 10
      Nancy E 7
      Wm R 3
      Caroline J 1

      1870 Mill Creek Dist, Jackson, WV #104-104
      Joseph, 44
      Maria, 37
      Nancy E, 14
      William R, 12
      Caroline J, 10
      Jonathan S, 7
      John W, 5
      Perry F, 1

      1880 E.D. 43, Jackson, West Virginia
      Joseph CASTO Self M M W 53 VA
      Maria A. CASTO Wife F M W 49 VA
      Jonithan G. CASTO Son M S W 18 VA
      John M. CASTO Son M S W 14 WV
      Benj. G. CASTO Son M S W 11 WV
      Luvina PARSONS Other F S W 10 WV [Raising]

      1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 421-423
      Joseph, 3/1826, m 52y
      Mariah A, 6/1829, 0-0 [??]
      Kessel, Verna, adp da, 8/1885

      Buried in Mt Olive Cemetery, Rockcastle
      (d) Joseph Casto, March 2, 1826 - Sept. 29, 1912 wife - unreadable

      Barnett Cemetery ???
      Mary Ann Casto died 1/12/1889, aged 61y4m25d
    Children 
     1. Francis Marion Casto,   b. 5 May 1849, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1936, Alliance, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. M Sucrelin Casto,   b. 11 Oct 1850, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1859, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     3. Nancy Elizabeth Casto,   b. 1 Feb 1854, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1941, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. William Richard Casto,   b. 6 Sep 1856, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1923, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. Caroline J Casto,   b. 1859, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age 84 years)
     6. Jonathan Granville Casto,   b. 1862, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 79 years)
     7. John Madison Casto,   b. 28 Oct 1865, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1958, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     8. Mayor Benjamin Granville Casto,   b. 18 Jun 1868, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1958  (Age 89 years)
     9. Perry F Casto,   b. Abt 1869, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1880 census
     10. Idam ? Casto,   b. 27 Sep 1872, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1876  (Age 4 years)
     11. Okey or Oliver Harrison Casto,   b. 31 Aug 1875, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1879  (Age 3 years)
    Family ID F786  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Gravestone.

    2. [S7] Gravestone, Mt Olive Cem Rockcastle.

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