West Virginia Pioneers

Ada Mae Casto

Female 1887 - 1961  (74 years)


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  • Name Ada Mae Casto 
    Born 18 Feb 1887  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Nov 1961  Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Fairplain, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Birth is recorded twice, once as 1886 reported by grandfather NL Casto, and once as 1887, with Family Bible as the source.

      Death Record
      Name: Ada Mae/Harrison
      Sex: Female
      Death Date: 08 Nov 1961
      Death Place: Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia
      Note: Staats Hosp.
      Age at Death: 74y 8m 21d
      Burial Place: Fairplain, W. Va.
      Burial Date: 11 Nov 1961
      Cemetery: Fairplain
      Birth Date: 29 Feb 1887
      Birth Place: Jackson Co., W. Va.
      Marital Status: M
      Occupation: School Teacher
      Residence: Fairplain, Jackson, W. Va.
      Mother: Mary E./Windon
      Father: John R./Casto
      Informant: WE Harrison, Ripley
    Person ID I22204  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2017 

    Father John Robert Casto,   b. Jul 1861, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Windon,   b. 20 Jul 1864, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1927, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1886  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1900 Ripley, Jackson, WV #15-17 all born WV WV WV
      Casto, John R 7/1861 m 14y
      Mary E 7/1864 m 14y 4-4 children
      Ada M da 2/1887
      Edgar L son 4/1890
      Amy P da 3/1895
      Addie G da 5/1897

      1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV #272 all born WV WV WV
      Casto, John R 48 m1-24y
      Mary E 46 m1-24y 4-4 children
      Ada da 23
      Edgar son 21
      Amy da 16
      Addie G da 13

      1920 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 12
      Casto, JR 58
      Mary E 56
      Harrison, Ada M da 32
      Casto, Gay da 22
      Harrison, Vertie boarder 8
      Smith, Leslie H gs 7
      Harrison, Hazel boarder 6

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 149-150
      Casto, John R 68 wd WV WV WV

      JCBR:
      Ada May, 2/18/1887, JR & Mary E Casto, Jackson Co, farmer
      Addie M, 2/18/1886, JR & Lizzie Casto, Jackson Co, farmer
      Edgar Lee, 4/29/1889, John Robert & Mary Elizabeth (Windon) Casto, Fairplain, f&mpob Fairplain
    Family ID F7025  Group Sheet

    Family William Elmore Harrison,   b. 1 Mar 1888, Putnam County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1919  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 9/17/1919
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      W E Harrison, 32, Kanawha, Charleston
      Ada Casto, 32, Jackson, Fairplain

      1920 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 12
      Casto, JR 58
      Mary E 56
      Harrison, Ada M da 32
      Casto, Gay da 22
      Harrison, Vertie boarder 8
      Smith, Leslie H gs 7
      Harrison, Hazel boarder 6

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 148-149 all born WV WV WV
      Harrison, Elmore 42 md age 23
      Ada M 43 md age 33
      Vertie da 19
      Hazel da 16
      Madaline da 7

      1940 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 89
      own home worth $3000 all born WV, 1835: lived same house
      Harrison, Elmore 52
      Ada 53
      Mary M da 17

      Fairplain Cemetery
      Harrison, Ada M. 1887 - 1961
      Harrison, William E. 1888 - 1969
    Children 
     1. Mary Madeline Harrison
    Family ID F25155  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Nov 1961 - Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fairplain, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Birth Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

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