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Mary Vienna Casto

Female 1896 - 1958  (62 years)


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  • Name Mary Vienna Casto 
    Born 26 Feb 1896  Plum Orchard, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Oct 1958  Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Death Record
      Name: Vienna Mary/Rhodes
      Sex: Female
      Death Date: 12 Oct 1958
      Death Place: Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia
      Note: St. Francis Hosp.
      Age at Death: 62y 7m 15d
      Burial Place: Bellgrove, West Virginia
      Burial Date: 14 Oct 1958
      Cemetery: Plainview Cemetery
      Birth Date: 26 Feb 1896
      Birth Place: West Virginia
      Marital Status: M
      Occupation: Housewife
      Residence: Kenna
      Mother: Minerva Jane/Casto
      Father: John Edward/Casto
      Informant: Bradford Rhodes, Kenna, WV
      Cause: Uremia, chronic Glomenelonephritis
    Person ID I255  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2007 

    Father John Edward CASTO,   b. 27 Jan 1874, Staats Mill, Jackson Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1951, Plum Orchard, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Minerva Jane RANDOLPH,   b. 19 Aug 1879, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1955, Albany, Athens County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 26 May 1895  Bear Fork, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • From Mom:
      They moved around a lot. Last address was Plum Orchard, WV.
      Church - Plum Orchard schoolhouse, United Brethren

      Both buried in Casto Cemetery, on hill above Plainview Church, Belgrove-Plum Orchard, Jackson Co, WV. Nearby are Mary Vienna and Tommy Rhodes, Sylvia, and Maudie and twins, Charles Lewis and Elizabeth Kinser Casto (info on last from Mom, there is no marker for them)

      JCRM:
      John Edward Casto, 21, to Minerva J Randolph, 17, 5/26/1895, Bk 6, pg 226
      by N Casto "at my residence", place of residence of both was Staats Mills, both born Jackson Co

      1900 Ripley Dist #35, Jackson Co, WV, Sheet 8, line 94, #143/151
      Casto, John , Jan 1874, 26, m 5y, farmer, owns farm free, sch #102, Read/write, Eng
      Manerva, Aug 1877, 22, m 5y, 2-2 children, read/write, Eng
      Mary V, Feb 1896, 4, speaks English
      Silvie, Aug 1898, 1
      [his parents are at # 139-147

      1910 Ripley Dist 53, Jackson Co, WV #234-235 Plum Orchard
      All born WVWVWV, speak English Oa - - yes, yes, O, F, F 210
      Casto, John E 36 m1 - 15y farmer, general farm
      Manerva J wife 31 m1- 15y 6-6 children
      Mary V da 14
      Silva M da 11
      Sarah E da 9
      Elva E da 7
      Fredda A da 4
      Erma da 2

      1920 Jackson Co census - Fairplain-Ripley District - all born WV
      113-113
      J E Casto age 46
      Minerva Jane age 41 wife
      Sarah E age 18 dau
      Elversal age 16 dau [Elva Ercel]
      Freda E age 13 dau [Freddie]
      Erma age 11 dau
      Maddie age 9 dau [Maudie]
      Lorene age 10 months dau

      1930 Jackson Co, WV, Ripley Dist # 106-107
      Casto, John E 56
      Minerva 52
      Maudie 19
      Lorene 11
      [Father Charles is at #113-114, with new wife]

      1940 ED 18-8, Ripley, Jackson, WV p 13A
      #230 owns $3000 farm
      Casto, John E head 66 8th grade WV same house farming
      Minerva wife 61 4th grade WV same house
      Randolph, Lorene da 21 m 8th grade WV same house
      James sil 12 m 8th grade WV rural Jackson WV farmer
    Headstones
    Casto, John & Minerva
    Casto, John & Minerva
    Headstone - John Edward and Minerva Jane (Randolph) Casto
    Family ID F59  Group Sheet

    Family Thomas Carr "Tommy" Rhodes,   b. 18 Aug 1895, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1977  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1917  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 4/8/1917 at John Casto's
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      T C Rhodes, 21, Jackson Co, Jackson Co
      Vienna Casto, 21, Jackson Co, Jackson Co
      Married on Easter Sunday

      1920 Washington, Jackson, WV
      Rhodes, Thomas, 24 WV WV WV
      Vienna, 23 WV WV WV
      Carl B, 9/12 WV WV WV

      1930 Belgrove, Washington, Jackson, WV # 106
      Rhodes, Thomas 34 m age 22 WV WV WV
      Vienna 34 m age 22 WV WV WV
      Bradford son 10 WV WV WV
      Hazel dau 7 WV WV WV
      Ronald son 4.10 WV WV WV

      1940 ED 18-14 Belgrove, Washington, Jackson, WV p4A
      #52 owns $400, farm
      Rhodes, Thomas 44 m WV 1935: lived same house
      Vienna 44 m WV 1935: lived same house
      Bradford son 21 s WV 1935: lived same house
      Hazel da 17 WV 1935: lived same house
      Ronald son 14 WV 1935: lived same house
      Eugene son 8 WV 1935: lived same house

      Buried Casto Cemetery, Belgrove, Jackson Co, WV
    Children 
     1. Baby Girl Rhodes,   b. 19 Mar 1918,   d. 19 Mar 1918  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Bradford Carl Rhodes,   b. 4 Apr 1919, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 2009, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +3. Hazel Rhodes,   b. 23 Oct 1922, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 2015, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     4. Ronald Carr Rhodes,   b. 11 Jun 1925, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 2012  (Age 86 years)
    +5. Eugene Oral Rhodes,   b. 3 Feb 1932, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 2010, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Plum Orchard School - 1915
    Plum Orchard School - 1915
    Plum Orchard School - 1915

    Headstones
    Rhodes, Thomas & Vienna
    Rhodes, Thomas & Vienna
    Headstone - Thomas & Mary Vienna (Casto) Rhodes

  • Sources 
    1. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    2. [S8] Erma Casto Robie.