Son of Robert Daniel and Roxena Jane (Day) Ready, Sr.
Born: February 26, 1860 in Illinois.
Died: May 20, 1890 in Franklin, Franklin County, Nebraska.
1860 Census - Manlius, Bureau County, Illinois.
1870 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
1880 - Gold, Bureau County, Illinois.
Married: Christina A Watson March 1, 1883 in Bloomington, Franklin County, Nebraska.

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

1870 Census

1870 Census
name: Willie 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: William A. Ready
Residence: Gold, Bureau, Illinois
Birthdate: 1860
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): 20 years
NARA Film Number: T9-0177
Page: 104
Page Character: A
Entry Number: 3493
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