Noted events in his life were:
• New York Passenger List: Arrival Ship - Majestic, 1 Aug 1923, New York, New York. Port of Departure Behler Carsont, Appingall, Switzerland.
• Census, 1930, New Jersey, Bergen County, Ridgefield Township, District 199, Image 16 of 60. Age 35 yrs., age of first marriage 29 yrs., Language Spoken - German. Accountant, Public. 886 Lancaster Road, Ridgefield, N.J.
Ernest married Elsia Preisig on 19 Jul 1923 in Gais, Switzerland. (Elsia Preisig was born on 17 Aug 1902 in Gais, Switzerland and died on 25 Jul 1955.)