Virginia Caston (1922 - 2011)

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Virginia Caston
1922 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
Virginia Caston was born on October 29, 1922. She died on June 21, 2011 at 88 years of age. We know that Virginia Caston had been residing in Mountain View, Stone County, Arkansas 72560.


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Virginia Caston died on June 21, 2011 at 88 years old. She was born on October 29, 1922. We are unaware of information about Virginia's surviving family. We know that Virginia Caston had been residing in Mountain View, Stone County, Arkansas 72560.
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In 1922, in the year that Virginia Caston was born, from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1944, at the age of 22 years old, Virginia was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1957, at the age of 35 years old, Virginia was alive when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1965, when she was 43 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1980, when she was 58 years old, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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Born: around 1955
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Sep 25, 1917 - May 1987
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Virginia O Caston
May 22, 1922 - Dec 22, 2006
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Carol Caston
Dec 24, 1952 - May 1980
Lorene A Caston
Jan 26, 1925 - Feb 18, 1994
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Aselenia Caston
Jul 4, 1898 - Nov 28, 1989
Greenville, MS
R D Caston
Feb 24, 1922 - Jun 8, 2002
Houston, TX
Ralph Caston
Feb 9, 1901 - December 1980
Burlington, Iowa
Cailey Caston
Jun 13, 1898 - August 1984
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Virgie Caston
Mar 28, 1908 - Jun 15, 2009
Hope, AR
Louis Caston
Sep 2, 1905 - August 1984
New Orleans, Louisiana
Sam C Caston
Aug 15, 1913 - Jul 6, 1997
Vicksburg, MS
Anthony Keith Caston
May 6, 1959 - Jun 23, 2006
John Caston
Jun 30, 1884 - January 1970
Oakland, California
Wiley Caston
Feb 12, 1941 - May 1981
New Orleans, Louisiana
Johnny J Caston
Sep 13, 1958 - Feb 13, 2010
Baton Rouge, LA
William A Caston
Sep 19, 1919 - Aug 22, 1996
Hammond, IN
Lawrence Caston
Apr 30, 1909 - February 1981
Mansfield, Louisiana
H Caston
Feb 9, 1900 - December 1975
Logansport, Louisiana
Clem Caston
May 20, 1902 - April 1987
Logansport, Louisiana
Leroy Caston
Mar 21, 1921 - March 1983
New Orleans, Louisiana
Joe Caston
Mar 12, 1915 - February 1983
Clinton, Louisiana
Vernon Caston
Feb 13, 1921 - April 1966

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