Son of James and Lucinda (McLaren) Ready.
Born: May 8, 1833 in Fauquier County, Virginia.
Died: April 10, 1911 in Riverton, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1860 - Manlius, Bureau County, Illinois.
1870 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
1880 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
1900 - Riverton, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1910 - Washington, Frankling County, Nebraska.
Married: (1) Roxena Jane Day March 26, 1856 in Bureau County, Illinois.
(2) Ivy ? About 1892 in Unknown.
(3) Maggie Strong 1904 in Unknown.

1860 Census
name: Robert Ready
residence: , Bureau, Illinois
ward: Township Of Manlius
age: 27 years
estimated birth year: 1833
birthplace: Virginia
gender: Male
page: 411
family number: 2939
film number: 803158
dgs number: 4213424
image number: 00424
nara number: M653

1870 Census

1870 Census
name: Robt Ready
estimated birth year: 1833
gender: Male
age in 1870: 37y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
birthplace: Virginia
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: Robert D. Ready
Residence: Gold, Bureau, Illinois
Birthdate: 1833
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Relationship to Head: Self
Spouse's Name: Jane R. Ready
Spouse's Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Married
Age (Expanded): 47 years
Occupation: Farmer
NARA Film Number: T9-0177
Page: 104
Page Character: A
Entry Number: 3491
Film number: 1254177
Household Gender Age
Robert D. Ready M 47
Spouse Jane R. Ready F 42
Child William A. Ready M 20
Child Elmer N. Ready M 17
Child John L. Ready M 17
Child Charlie A. L. Ready M 15
Child Jennie A. Ready F 11
Child Armistead T. Ready M 9
Child James C. Ready M 6
Child Robert D. Ready M 3
Ann E. Ready F 19
John Lewis M 51 (brother-in-law)

1900 Census

1900 Census
Name: R D Ready
Titles & Terms:
Residence: Riverton village (pt.), Franklin, Nebraska
Birth Date: May 1833
Birthplace: Virginia
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Spouse: Ivy Ready
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Birthplace: Illinois
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: R D Ready
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 8
Estimated Marriage Year: 1892
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0054
Page: 6
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 100
Reference Number: 13
Film Number: 1240926
Image Number: 01095
Household Gender Age
R D Ready M
Spouse Ivy Ready F
Jno Ferris M (servant)

1910 Census
name: Robert D Ready
birthplace: Virginia
relationship to head of household: Self
residence: Washington, Franklin, Nebraska
marital status: Married
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year:
father's birthplace: Virginia
mother's birthplace: Virginia
family number: 14
page number: 1
Household Gender Age
Robert D Ready M 76y
spouse Maggie S Ready F 58y