West Virginia Pioneers

George Warren Casto

Male 1900 - 1979  (79 years)


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  • Name George Warren Casto 
    Born 31 Aug 1900  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Oct 1979  [2
    Buried Fairplain, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Fairplain Cemetery
      Warren G Casto 8/31/1900 - 10/27/1979
      Military marker
      George W Casto
      Pvt US Army WWII
      1900-1979


      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: George Warren Casto
      Address: Ripley
      County: Jackson
      State: West Virginia
      Birth Date: 31 Aug 1900
      Race: White, native born citizen
      FHL Roll Number: 1992557
      DraftBoard: 0
      Age: 18
      Occupation:farming
      Nearest Relative: Flora Casto, Ripley
      Height/Build: Short, Medium
      Color of Eyes/Hair: Lt Blue, Lt Brown

      U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      Name: George W Casto
      Birth Year: 1900
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
      State of Residence: West Virginia
      County or City: Jackson
      Enlistment Date: 6 Aug 1942
      Enlistment State: Virginia
      Enlistment City: Huntington West
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life
      Education: Grammar school
      Civil Occupation: General farmers
      Marital Status: Single, without dependents
      Height: 65
      Weight: 149
    Person ID I62304  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Abel B Casto,   b. 17 Aug 1862,   d. 20 May 1938, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Flora Bell Sharp,   b. 6 Feb 1877, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1974  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1896  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 225-227
      George 6/1832, 67, wd, WV VA GY
      Abel B, sn, 10/1862, m 4y
      Flora B, dil, 2/1876, 1-1 WV OH OH
      James B, gd, 11/1897

      1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 50
      Casto, Abel B 47 m1- 13y WVWVWV
      Flora B 35 m1- 13y 5-5 children WV OH OH
      James B son 12
      George W son 9
      Myrtle da 7
      Lucy M da 4
      Abel B Jr son 8/12
      George W father 82 wd WVWVWV

      1920 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 40-39
      Casto, Abe 52
      Flora 42
      James B son 22
      George W son 19
      Lucy da 13
      Pearl da 1

      1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 153-155
      Casto, Ab. 64 m age 33
      Glora 53 m age 21
      Pearl da 12
      Philip son 10
      Orvalee gd 6 WVWVWV

      1940 ED 18-10 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV p 9A
      #133 owns farm $700 all born WV - 1935 same Jackson WV
      Casto, Flora 63 wd
      Warren son 39 s
      Philip R son 20s

      Buried Fairplain Cemetery, Fairplain, Jackson Co, WV
      Casto
      Abe 8/17/1865 - 5/11/1938
      Flora B 2/6/1877 - 7/22/1974
      Flora's dob shows 1877, but 1900 census shows 1876
      Starting at the driveway;
      George Warren, Phillip, Abe & Flora, Myrtle, Abe & RP, then daughter-in-law Dorotha Kessel Casto
      Pearl & husband are nearby and Lucy and husband are also in Fairplain
      Don't know where James Boyd is buried

      Births
      unnamed female, 3/17/1906, Abraham & Cora (Sharp) Casto, Fairplain
    Family ID F6856  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Birth Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    2. [S7] Gravestone.

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