Son of James and Lucinda (McLaren) Ready.
Born: November 7, 1824 in Fauquier County, Virginia.
Died: December 16, 1911 in Illinois.
Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery, Farmer City, DeWitt County, Illinois.
Carroll, Ohio.
Moved to Hayworth, McLean Co. IL to farm.
1866 - Dewitt County, Illinois.
1896 - Farmer City, DeWitt County, Illinois.
1850 - Union, Carroll County, Ohio.
1860 - Union Township, Carroll County, Ohio.
1880 - Rutledge, DeWitt County, Illinois.
1900 - Farmer City, DeWitt County, Illinois.
Military: Served in Civil War in Ohio - Co. I, 157th Ohio Infantry. Enlisted 15 May 1864 in Perrysville OH. Mustered out 2 Sep 1864.
Married: (1) Elsy Morrison November 4, 1847 in Carroll County, Ohio.
(2) Susan M Aulgur April 23, 1902 in Riverton, Franklin County, Nebraska.

1850 Census

1850 Census
Name: Jno Ready
Residence: Union, Carroll, Ohio
Age: 26 years
Calculated Birth Year: 1824
Birthplace: Virginia
Gender: Male
Race (original):
Race (expanded):
Death Month:
Death Year:
Film Number: 20212
Digital GS Number: 4093879
Image Number: 00051
Line Number: 13
Dwelling House Number: 298
Family Number: 299
Marital Status:
Free or Slave:
Household Gender Age
Jno Ready M 26y
E Ready F 19y
L Ready F 1y
M Morrison F 55y

1860 Census
name: John W Ready
residence: , Carroll, Ohio
ward: Union Township
age: 40 years
estimated birth year: 1820
birthplace: Virginia
gender: Male
page: 42
family number: 277
film number: 803935
dgs number: 4304694
image number: 00046
nara number: M653

1880 Census
name: John Ready
residence: Rutledge, De Witt, Illinois
birthdate: 1825
birthplace: West Virginia, United States
relationship to head: Self
spouse's name: Elsie Ready
spouse's birthplace: Ohio, United States
father's name:
father's birthplace: West Virginia, United States
mother's name:
mother's birthplace: West Virginia, United States
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Male
martial status: Married
age (expanded): 55 years
occupation: Farmer
nara film number: T9-0203
page: 402
page character: C
entry number: 3210
film number: 1254203
Household Gender Age
John Ready M 55
spouse Elsie Ready F 49
child Robert Ready M 27
child Wesley Ready M 20
child Charles Ready M 14

1900 Census
name: John W Ready
titles & terms:
residence: Farmer city, De Witt, Illinois
birth date: Nov 1824
birthplace: Virginia
relationship to head of household: Self
spouse: Elcy M Ready
spouse's titles & terms:
spouse's birthplace: Ohio
father's titles & terms:
father's birthplace: Virginia
mother's titles & terms:
mother's birthplace: Virginia
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name: John W Ready
gender: Male
marital status: Married
years married: 53
estimated marriage year: 1847
mother how many children:
number living children:
immigration year:
enumeration district: 0044
page: 38
sheet letter: B
family number: 184
reference number: 64
film number: 1240297
image number: 00000628
Household Gender Age
John W Ready M
spouse Elcy M Ready F
J Howard Ready M
Norah Downing F

John and Susan Ready