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Tobias Castor
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1814
Beaver County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1897
Ashland County
Ohio, USA

Tobias Castor, Sr., the son of Conrad Castor,( b. 9 Dec 1789, d. 21 May 1871), and Anna McDaniel, (b. 9 Oct 1790, d. 18 Aug 1869), came from PA to Ashland Co., OH, with his family in 1817 at the age of 3.

A farmer all of his life, he was a township clerk, a constable, 1880 President of Mutual Aid Association of Jelloway, Knox Co, NE, and an adjuster for Farmers' Home Insurance Co.

Family 1

Married (1.) Sarah Miller (b @1819- 11 Jan 1896 ), bef 1840; Divorced @ 1846, Ashland Co., OH.

1 child born to Tobias, Sr. and Sarah:

Tobias Castor Jr. b. 22 Oct 1840, d. 12 Dec 1901(1840-1901); engaged in politics; Wilber, Salin Co., NE; town of Tobias, NE, named for him.


Family 2

Marriage (2.) Cordelia "Delia" Hickox on 5 April 1849 Perrysville, Ashland Co, OH; "Delia" b. 5 Apr 1828, Portage Co., OH, d. 10 Dec 1892; came to Ashland Co., 1838. At the age of 15 she had a teacher's certificate and taught school for $4 per month.

5 children were born to Tobias, Sr. and Cordelia:
Irene, b Mar 1850, d. 6 Oct 1921; md Levi Maurer (b 1850)
Edmond (c1852- d. 10 Sep 1922; md Mary Boyd (1854-1890)
Ida Emma b. 7 Sep 1856, d. 14 Sep 1938; md 1st, Wm Bushnell (d 1902); 2nd, Geo W. Tracy (1842-1919)
Bertha "Bessie" b. Apr 1860, d. 6 Jun 1945; md Joseph W. Covert (1855-1918)
Allie b. 1 May 1862, d. 25 Aug 1863

Family links: 
  Cordelia Hickox Castor (1828 - 1892)*
  Allie Castor (____ - 1863)*
  Ida Castor Tracy (1855 - 1938)*
  Bertha C. Covert (1860 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Aged 82y 7m 23d
Perrysville Union Cemetery
Ashland County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Bill Miller
Record added: Dec 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45626485
Tobias Castor
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Tobias Castor
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