Daughter of Plummer Frederick and Jane Ann (Wier) Pierce.
Born: January 18, 1875 in Syracuse, Iowa.
Died: January 29, 1952 in Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado.
Buried: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska.
1880 - Allen, Jewell County, Kansas.
1900 - Riverton, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1910 - Washington, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1920 - ?, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1930 - Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska.
Married: Armistead Taylor Ready March 20, 1895 in Bloomington, Franklin County, Nebraska.

1880 Census
Name: Alta Pierce
Residence: Allen, Jewell, Kansas
Birthdate: 1875
Birthplace: Iowa, United States
Relationship to Head: Daughter
Spouse's Name:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Father's Name: Plummer Pierce
Father's Birthplace: New York, United States
Mother's Name: Jane Pierce
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Female
Martial Status: Single
Age (Expanded): 5 years
Occupation: At Home
NARA Film Number: T9-0384
Page: 485
Page Character: D
Entry Number: 6451
Film number: 1254384
Household Gender Age
Parent Plummer Pierce M 41
Parent Jane Pierce F 34
May Pierce F 17
Edna Pierce F 14
Nina Pierce F 9
John Pierce M 7
Alta Pierce F 5
George Pierce M 3
Charley Pierce M 1

1900 Census

1900 Census
Name: Alta Ready
Titles & Terms:
Residence: Riverton village (pt.), Franklin, Nebraska
Birth Date: Jan 1875
Birthplace: Iowa
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse: A T Ready
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Birthplace: Illinois
Father's Titles & Terms:
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: A T Ready
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 5
Estimated Marriage Year: 1895
Mother How Many Children: 3
Number Living Children: 3
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0054
Page: 5
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 79
Reference Number: 16
Film Number: 1240926
Image Number: 01093
Household Gender Age
Spouse A T Ready M
Alta Ready F
Child Ethel Ready F
Child Day A Ready M
Child Ira Ready M

1910 Census
Name: Alta G Ready
Birthplace: Iowa
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Residence: Washington, Franklin, Nebraska
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Family Number: 62
Page Number: 6
Household Gender Age
Spouse Taylor A Ready M 39y
Alta G Ready F 35y
Child Ethel A Ready F 14y
Child Armsted D Ready M 12y
Child Ira W Ready M 10y
Child Jennie M Ready F 9y
Child Katie I Ready F 7y
Child Amy V Ready F 5y
Child Charlie E Ready M 2y
Child Robert Ready M y 10m

1920 Census
Name: Alta Ready
Residence: , Franklin, Nebraska
Estimated Birth Year: 1876
Age: 44
Birthplace: Iowa
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820982
Digital Folder Number: 4313275
Image Number: 00431
Sheet Number: 4
Household Gender Age
Spouse Armsteadt Ready M 48y
Alta Ready F 44y
Child Ora Ready M 19y
Child Jennie Ready F 18y
Child Irene Ready F 16y
Child Ammy Ready F 14y
Child Charly Ready M 12y
Child Robert Ready M 10y
Child Boyd Ready M 8y
Child Ester Ready F 6y

1930 Census
Name: Alta G Ready
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Hastings, Adams, Nebraska
Gender: Female
Age: 55
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Iowa
Estimated Birth Year: 1875
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Enumeration District Number: 0015
Family Number: 14
Sheet Number and Letter: 1B
Line Number: 62
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1265
Film Number: 2341000
Digital Folder Number: 4610697
Image Number: 00354
Household Gender Age
Spouse Armstead T Ready M 59
Alta G Ready F 55
Child Robert Ready M 20
Child Boyd Ready M 18
Child Esther A Ready F 17

Family in 1920

(NOTE: Not sure if Esther Adaline Ready Somsen is the adult or child. If child, adult is probably Alta Grace Pierce Ready.)