Son of Robert Daniel and Roxena Jane (Day) Ready, Sr.
Born: September 22, 1862 in Bureau County, Illinois.
Died: November 21, 1926 in McCook, Red Willow County, Nebraska.
1870 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
1880 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
1900 - Riverton Village, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1910 - Hayes Center, Hayes County, Nebraska.
1920 - ?, Franklin County, Nebraska.
Married: Anna Belle Bruce April 1888 in Unknown.

Twin of John Lovejoy Ready.

1870 Census

1870 Census
name: Elmer Ready
estimated birth year: 1860
gender: Male
age in 1870: 10y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
birthplace: Illinois
home in 1870: Illinois, United States
Household Gender Age
Robt Ready M 37y
Jane Ready F 32y
Laura Ready F 13y
Willie Ready M 10y
Elmer Ready M 10y
John Ready M 8y
Lincoln Ready M 5y
Jennie Ready F 2y

1880 Census
Name: Elmer N. Ready
Residence: Gold, Bureau, Illinois
Birthdate: 1863
Birthplace: Illinois, United States
Relationship to Head: Son
Spouse's Name:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Father's Name: Robert D. Ready
Father's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Mother's Name: Jane R. Ready
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Single
Age (Expanded): 17 years
NARA Film Number: T9-0177
Page: 104
Page Character: A
Entry Number: 3494
Film number: 1254177
Household Gender Age
Parent Robert D. Ready M 47
Parent Jane R. Ready F 42
William A. Ready M 20
Elmer N. Ready M 17
John L. Ready M 17
Charlie A. L. Ready M 15
Jennie A. Ready F 11
Armistead T. Ready M 9
James C. Ready M 6
Robert D. Ready M 3
Ann E. Ready F 19
John Lewis M 51

1900 Census
Name: Elmer M Ready
Titles & Terms:
Residence: Riverton village (pt.), Franklin, Nebraska
Birth Date: Sep 1862
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Spouse: Anna B Ready
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Birthplace: Indiana
Father's Titles & Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: Elmer M Ready
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 12
Estimated Marriage Year: 1888
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0054
Page: 4
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 60
Reference Number: 9
Film Number: 1240926
Image Number: 01091
Household Gender Age
Elmer M Ready M
Spouse Anna B Ready F
Child Nannie J Ready F
Child R Bruce Ready M
Child Elmer J Ready M
Child Chester A Ready M

1910 Census
Name: Elmer N Ready
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Residence: Hayes Center, Hayes, Nebraska
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Family Number: 60
Page Number: 3
Household Gender Age
Elmer N Ready M 47y
Spouse Anna Ready F 39y
Child Nannie Ready F 18y
Child Bruce Ready M 15y
Child James Ready M 12y
Child Chester Ready M 11y
Child Everett Ready M 6y
Child Ross Ready M 3y
Child Marguerite Ready F 1y

1920 Census
Name: Elmer Ready
Residence: , Franklin, Nebraska
Estimated Birth Year: 1863
Age: 57
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820982
Digital Folder Number: 4313275
Image Number: 00438
Sheet Number: 7
Household Gender Age
Elmer Ready M 57y
Spouse Anna Ready F 48y
Child Nannie Ready F 28y
Child Jim Ready M 22y
Child Lester Ready M 21y
Child Everett Ready M 16y
Child Ross Ready M 13y
Child Margerete Ready F 11y