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Matilda Casto

Female 1851 - 1940  (~ 88 years)


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  • Name Matilda Casto 
    Nickname Tillie 
    Born Oct 1851  Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Feb 1940  Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Woodfell Cemetery, Jackson Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I51  RhodesChris1830
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2005 

    Father John McDade Casto,   b. Abt 1818,   d. 12 Apr 1896, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Margaret Anderson,   b. Abt 1819, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Dec 1839  Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • 1850 Jackson Co, VA pg 47 348-352
      Casto John M.D. 32 M Farmer Va
      Casto Margaret 30 F Va
      Casto Isaac S 8 M Va
      Casto Gracy 6 F Va
      Casto Catharine 4 F Va
      Casto Cyntha 1 F Va
      Anderson George 5 M [children of Va
      Anderson Martha 4 F Wm & Elizabeth] Va

      1860 census, Jackson Co, WV # 1011-951
      John M D Casto, 41, farmer, $300/120 VA
      Marg., 40
      Isaac, 19
      Grace,17
      Cath., 15
      Cynthia, 12
      Matilda, 10
      Mary, 8
      Rebecca, 6
      Betsy/Bittsy, 6/12

      1870 Washington Dist, Jackson, WV # 138
      John M, 54
      Margaret, 46
      Grace, 25
      Catherine, 24
      Matilda, 19
      Mary, 15
      Rebecca, 13
      Elizabeth, 11
      Anderson, Alfred, 4, nephew

      1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia
      John M. D. CASTO Self M M W 62 WV
      Marget CASTO Wife F M W 61 WV
      Grace CASTO Dau F W W 36 WV (div/widow)
      Rebecca CASTO Dau F S W 23 WV
      Alfred ANDERSON Nephew M S W 14 WV
      Isaac R. CASTO GSon M S W 7 WV

      Casto Cemetery, on steep hill above junction of Grasslick creek with Bear Fork to form Tug Fork at Staats Mills shows
      John M D Casto, d April 11, 1895, age 78

      Daughters Grace & Matilda got married on same day
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Riley Fields,   b. Oct 1850, Russell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1934  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1871  Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • JCMR:
      James Fields, 21, Russell Co VA s/o William & V
      Matilda Casto, 19, Jackson, d/o John M & M
      12 Oct 1871 (same day as her sister Grace)

      1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia
      James R. FIELDS Self M M W 25 WV
      Matilda FIELDS Wife F M W 25 WV
      John A. FIELDS Son M S W 7 WV
      Marget J. FIELDS Dau F S W 4 WV
      Mary E. FIELDS Dau F S W 1 WV
      Andrew FIELDS Other M M W 24 WV
      Elisibeth FIELDS Other F M W 21 WV
      John W. FIELDS Other M S W 9M WV

      1900 Washington Dist, Jackson Co, WV # 103
      James R, 10/1846, m 29y, WV VA WV
      Matilda, 10/1847, 9-8
      David, 5/1884
      Clora, 9/1886
      Ida O, 3/1888
      Virgil 5/1891
      Lonnie 8/1893

      1910 Washington Jackson WV
      Fields, James R 62 m1 47y
      Matilda 55 m1 47y 9-7 children
      Ida O 22
      Virgil G 18
      Ora gd 14
      Cora/Cara gd 11

      1920 Jackson Co WV Washington Dist
      Fields, James R 74
      Matilda 73
      Virgil 27 son wd
      Hubert gs 5 2/12
      Louisa F gd 2 9/12

      1930 Jackson Co WV
      Fields, James 88 m age 21
      Tillie 87 m age 20
      Virgil son 38 m age 22
      Nettie dil 38 m age 29
      Roy gs 15
      Louisa gd 14
      Monie gd 7
      Sherman gs 6
      Ray gs 4
      Gay gs 1 11/12

      DOB's differ in the following records
      Woodfell Cemetery located on a jeep road between Straight Run and Alumrock Run on an off-shoot from Aplin Ridge between Staats Mills and Belgrove.

      Fields, David R. 1878-1961
      Fields, Pearl Alta 1887-1973 wife of David R. Fields
      Fields, James 1850-..... son of William B. and Jane Ann Fields
      Fields, Matilda "Tillie" 1851-....... wife of James Fields, dau of John M.. D. and Margaret (Anderson) Fields
      Fields, Virgil G. 1888-1960 son of James and Matilda (Casto) Fields
      Fields, Jeannettie (Price) 1896-1980 wife of Virgil G. Fields
      Fields, Martha F. 1881-1968 [is she d/o James & Matilda???]
    Children 
     1. John A Fields,   b. 5 Sep 1872, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret Jane Fields,   b. Abt 1876, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age ~ 52 years)
     3. Virgil Goff Fields,   b. May 1891, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age ~ 68 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] Census.

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

    3. [S102] Cemeteries JC Vol 1.

    4. [S11] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.