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Effie Elizabeth Casto

Female 1884 - 1956  (72 years)


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  • Name Effie Elizabeth Casto 
    Born 29 Oct 1884  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Nov 1956  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Vinton, Gallia, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Effie Reynolds Dies on Monday
      Mrs Effie Reynolds, 72, died at her home on Bidwell rural route at 9 am Monday. The family home is near Dabney Lake. Mrs Reynolds had been in ill health for the past year.
      Mrs Reynolds was a native of Jackson County, W.Va, where she was born on Oct 29, 1884, the daughter of the last James P and Martha Pringle Casto. In 1906, she was united in marriage to JA Reynolds, who survives. They removed to Gallia County ([marked out]at the time of their wedding and have been residents ever since) ([written in]1918)
      Other survivors are two daughers: Mrs Alvin(Ercil) Rose of Findley and Miss Olive Reynolds, at home. Two brothers and a sister, Luther and Okey Casto and Mrs Audrey Starcher of Givens, WVa also survive.
      Mrs Reynolds was a member of the United Brethren church at Fairview, WVa. Funeral services will be held at the McCoy Funeral Home at 2 pm, Wednesday. Rev Gerald Brown will officiate and burial will take place in Vinton Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home after noon Tuesday and until the hour of the funeral.
      Card of Thanks
      We wish to extend our heartfelt thanks and appreciation for the acts of kindness, messages of sympathy and beautiful floral offerings received from our kind friends and neighbors during our recent bereavement in the loss of our beloved wife and mother, EFFIE REYNOLDS. We especially thank Vernon and Elsie McCoy for their kind service and Rev Gerald Brown for his consoling words and all who sent cards, food and helped in any way.
      Mr James A Reynolds & Daughter

      additional handwritten info:
      Three sisters and one brother preceded her in death, Mrs Lonnie Dillon, Mrs Nettie Rollins, Mrs Lessie Hickle and Mr Boyd Casto. She has four grandchildren, and one great grandchild.


      Effie Elizabeth Casto Reynolds
      Birth: Oct. 29, 1884
      Jackson County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: Nov. 19, 1956
      Gallia County
      Ohio, USA

      Effie, daughter of James Preston Casto and Martha Jane Pringle, married Jim, son of Ferdinand Silas Reynolds and Loretta Victoria Casto, 12/20/1906 in Jackson Co, WV, where they were both born. They had 2 daughters, Ercil and Olive.

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      James Abram Reynolds (1882 - 1973)

      Burial:
      Vinton Memorial Cemetery
      Vinton
      Gallia County
      Ohio, USA
      Created by: Betty Briggs
      Record added: Dec 30, 2006
      Find A Grave Memorial# 17219234
    Person ID I401  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2012 

    Father James Preston "Pres" Casto,   b. Mar 1864,   d. Nov 1937  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Martha Jane Pringle,   b. Jun 1860, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1883  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • JCMR:
      Preston, 20
      Martha A, 22

      1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 318-320
      Casto, James 3/1864, m 16y
      Martha J, 6/1860, 16y, 7-7
      Effa E, da, 10/1884
      Lona H, da, 12/1886
      Nettie E, 4/1889
      William R B, 11/1891
      Ordie B, da, 2/1894
      Lessie M, da, 3/1897
      Luther F 4/1899

      1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 78 all WVWVWV
      Casto, James P 48 m1-26
      Martha J 49 m1- 26y 8-8 children
      Nettie E da 20 s
      Odrey B da 16
      William B son 18
      Lessie M da 13
      Luther F son 10
      Okey E son 9

      1920 Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia
      Casto, Casto 55 WV WV WV
      Ines wife 42 WV WV WV
      Lessie da 22 WV WV WV
      Luther J son 20 WV WV WV
      Okey E son 18 WV WV WV

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 106-111 all WVWVWV
      Casto, J P 66 md age 18
      Inez 52 md age 19
      Okey son 28 s
      Okey E sil 46 s
      Starcher, Denver gs 13

      1940 ED 18-11, Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV p8A
      #120 owns farm $400 all born WV 1935: same Jackson WV
      Casto, Inez 62 wd
      Okey son 39 s parents born WV, speak English, veteran: no, SS#: no

      JCBR:
      EE, 8/29/1885, J & Martha Casto, Jackson Co, farmer (f)

      Fairview Cemetery
    Family ID F690  Group Sheet

    Family James Abram Reynolds,   b. 16 Feb 1882, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1973  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1906  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • 1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV
      Reynolds, James A 28 m1 3y
      Effie E 25 m1 3y 1-1 child
      Ercil F 2

      1920 Dst 64, Springfield, Gallia, OH # 4-4 all WVWVWV
      Reynolds, James 37
      Effie 35
      Ercil da 13
      Olive da 6

      1930 Dist 24, Springfield Twp, Gallia Co, OH 4/28/1930 # 131-135
      Reynolds, James A 48 m age 25 all born WVWVWV
      Carrie wife 44 m age21
      Ersil da 22
      Olive da 17

      1940 Springfield, Gallia, OH 1935: same place
      Rodney-Fairview Road # 108
      Reynolds, James 58 WV
      Effie 55
      Olive da 27 s
    Children 
     1. Ercil Faye Reynolds,   b. 21 Sep 1908, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1988, Seneca Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Olive Loretta Reynolds,   b. 18 Apr 1913, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1995, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Nov 1956 - Gallia County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Vinton, Gallia, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    James and Effie Casto Reynolds
    James and Effie Casto Reynolds
    Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Gravestone.

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