- Born: Cir 1835, Sheffield 263,265
- Marriage: Sarah Styring
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: silver chaser, by the time of the census in April, 1871. 266 He and his wife, five children and a servant are then living at Glen Road, Eccleshall Bierlow, Sheffield.
• Occupation: ornamental engraver, by the time of the census in April 1881. 263 He was then living with his wife and six children at 35 Glen Road, Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire
Ernest married Sarah Styring, daughter of Henry Styring and Mary Crabtree. (Sarah Styring was born circa 1842 in Sheffield 261,262,263 and died on 24 Apr 1915 264.)