West Virginia Pioneers

William Otho Casto

Male 1904 - 1988  (84 years)


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  • Name William Otho Casto 
    Born 1 May 1904  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Sep 1988  [3
    Buried Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
      Name: William Otho Casto
      Race: White
      Age: 37
      Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
      Birth Date: 1 May 1904
      Birth Place: Belgrove Jackson, West Virginia, USA
      Residence Place: Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA
      Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
      Registration Place: Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA
      Employer: Midwest Steel Corp
      Weight: 135
      Complexion: Light
      Eye Color: Blue
      Hair Color: Blonde
      Height: 5 6
      Next of Kin: C M Casto
      Household Members:
      Name Relationship
      William Otho Casto Self (Head)

      U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
      Name: William O. Casto
      SSN: 233-14-9748
      Last Residence:
      25320 Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA
      Born: 1 May 1904
      Died: 17 Sep 1988
      State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)

      William O. Casto
      BIRTH 1 May 1904
      DEATH 17 Oct 1988 (aged 84)
      BURIAL
      Fisher-Shirkey Lane Cemetery
      Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
      MEMORIAL ID 36986630
    Person ID I9389  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2019 

    Father Charles Marion Casto,   b. 6 Aug 1878, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1972  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Flora Belle Casto,   b. Dec 1884, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1913–1914  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1903  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • JCMR
      7 June 1903
      CASTO, Charles M. 24 born Jackson Co./residing Jackson Co.
      CASTO, Flora Belle 18 born Jackson Co./residing Jackson Co.

      1910 Washington, Jackson, WV # 103 all WVWVWV
      Casto, Charles M 31 m1- 6y
      Flora B 25 m1-- 6y 3-3 children
      Otho son 5
      Oval son 4
      Rudy son 2

      1920 Wash Dist, Staats Mill Prec, Jackson, WV # 102-103
      Casto, Charles M, 41
      Almeda C, 33
      Otho, 15m, sn
      Auvil, 13, sn
      Ruda, 11, sn
      Oda, 9, sn
      Olen, 7, sn
      Irene, 0.4, da
      Randolph, Adam, 7, ss

      1930 Charleston, Kanawha, WV
      Casto, Charles 51 md age 23 WV W VWV
      Almeda wife 42 md age 28 W VWV WV
      Rudy son 21 s WV WV WV
      Odie son 20 s W VWV WV
      Olen son 18 WV WV WV
      Irene da 10 WV WV WV
      Hazel da 8 WV WV WV
      Ida da 5 WV WV WV

      JCBR
      Delbert Odie 5/18/1910 to Charles Marion and Flora Belle Casto, Belgrove, (fpob) Staats Mill (mpob) Belgrove, delayed
    Family ID F275  Group Sheet

    Family Ruth Wilkinson,   b. 10 Sep 1907, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1995  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1928  Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 

    • 1940 Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia
      Casto, Rudy 30 WV 1935: lived same place
      Mina wife 26 WV 1935: lived same place
      Elkins, Mamie mother-in-law 46 Illinois 1935: lived same place
      listed next after Wirt Reed family - connection??

      Marriage Record
      Date: 6/8/1928
      Place: Kanawha, West Virginia, United States
      Otho Casto, 24; Jackson Co, WV; Kanawha Co, WV
      Ruth Wilkinson, 21; Kanawha Co, WV; Kanawha Co, WV

      1930 Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia #362-382
      Reed, Wirt 24 WV WV WV
      Rusia wife 20 WV WV WV
      Phillis dau 2 1/12 WV WV WV
      Casto, Otho roomer 25 md age 24 WV WV WV
      Ruth roomer 22 md age 20 WV WV WV
      Dorris June roomer 1/12 WV WV WV

      1940 Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia
      Casto, Otho 35 WV 1935: lived same place
      Ruth wife 32 WV 1935: lived same place
      James son 8 WV 1935: lived same place
      Robert son 3 WV
      Wilkinson, R H bro-in-law 24 mar WV 1935: lived same place
    Children 
     1. Doris June Casto
     2. James Albert Casto
     3. Robert Casto
    Family ID F30229  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Jun 1928 - Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S3] Birth Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    3. [S1050] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

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

    5. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.