West Virginia Pioneers

James Curtis Casto

Male 1874 - 1912  (37 years)


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  • Name James Curtis Casto 
    Born 28 Dec 1874  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 1912  [2
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Buried Mt Calvary Cemetery, Jackson Co, WV
    Person ID I496  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2009 

    Father Francis Asberry Casto,   b. 1845, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Anna Staats,   b. 1847,   d. 1930  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1870  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • 1880 Jackson, WV
      F Asberry, 35
      Annie, 33
      Levi, 9
      Dorcas F, 7
      James C, 5
      Virgil O, 3
      Liza A, 5/12 Dec 1879
      Wesley Deweese, 19, boarder

      1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 180-182
      Francis A, 12/1847, m 29y
      Anna, 5/1847, 9-9
      Virgil A, 5/1877
      Eliza A, 12/1879
      Lucy M, 12/1881
      George B, 3/1885
      Kelly H, sn, 6/1887
      Verna E, 11/1889

      1920 Jackson,WV, pg 172, next door to Isaac Robey
      Francis A 74
      Anna 72
      Virgil O, 41, son wid
      Lexie C, 12 gs

      JCBR:
      Virgil A, 1877, FA & Anna, Mill Creek, farmer
      Eliza A, 1879, FA & Anna Casto, Jackson Co
      Eliza O, 2/1881, FA & Ellen Casto, Jackson Co, reported by FA Casto

      Buried Mt Calvary Cemetery, Jackson co, WV - Cememtery Book has dates wrong. Picture of stone show 1845-1936 and 1847-1930

      "Casto Cousins" has Lydia, b 1879, m Vaught Sayre in 1903, and Luda May, b 1881, m Ernest Maddos, in 1903. Does not have Eliza and Lucy.
    Family ID F340  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ella E Tuyford,   b. Jun 1883, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Sep 1899  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 9/10/1899 at Ripley
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      James Curtis Casto, 22, Jackson, Jackson
      Ella Trryford, 16, Jackson, Jackson

      1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 181-183
      James 12/1875, m 0y
      Ella E, 6/1883, 0-0

      Jackson County Births
      Andrew G, female, 11/5/1900, JC & Ella, reported by father
      Since Audrie's headstone shows she was born Aug 5, 1900, I can only conclude that "Andrew" was a typo.
    Children 
     1. Audrey O Casto,   b. 5 Aug 1900, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1902  (Age 2 years)
     2. Andrew G Casto,   b. 5 Nov 1900, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F2210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma Gray Robey,   b. 19 Oct 1886, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1967, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1907  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • 1910 Ripley Dist 50, Jackson, WV # 139-142 April 22
      Charleston Pike all born WVWVWV
      Casto, James C 30 m2- 2y
      Emma wife 23 m1- 2y 1-1 child
      Starling son 1 7/12

      1920 Jackson, WV
      living with Isaac and Catherine
      Emma, 36, div
      Starling, 11, son
      [Francis A Casto lives next door]

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 138-140
      Casto, Emma 44 wd WVWVWV
      Starling son 21 s WVWVWV

      1940 ED 18-8, Ripley, Jackson, WV p 3B Bottom between Rt 5 and Cottageville Rd
      #54 owns $2500 not farm
      Casto, Emma 53 wd WV same house
      Starling son 31 m WV same house
      Thelma dil 30 m WV Bell Grove, Jackson, WV
      Emma K gd 7 WV Same house
      Sue Ann gd 5 WV same house
      Robie, Minnie sister 49 s WV same house
    Children 
     1. Starling Denny Casto,   b. 18 Aug 1908,   d. 4 Apr 1998, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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

    2. [S7] Gravestone.