Don Jackson wrote: > Sorry, my family line is Ready and they have been > pretty consistent to this spelling of the name. > The Ready from my family line was Armistead Ready.
I've also got records of him with a different spelling, but his administration was in Tuscarawas County, which is why I piggy-backed on the thread.
Loudoun County Virginia lists of tithables
1774 -taken by Thomas Lewis in Shelburn Parish - Lawrance Reedy
1784 - taken by James McIlhany - Larence Reddy
From John H. Gwathney's _Historical Register of Virginians in the Revolution_ (Richmond: Dietz, 1938): Lawrence Readey - source: Illinois Papers; militia rolls in the Illinois Dept. of the Virginia State Library
George Rogers Clark and his men - Larance Readey, July 20 - August 21, 1780.
Lawrence Reedy - estate, 1843, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, reference ad P216.