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Ernest H. May

banker

Ernest H. May, American banker. Mason.

Background

May, Ernest H. was born on October 16, 1859 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of Joseph J. and Annie E. (Heath) May.

Education

Educational public schools, Washington, District of Columbia.

Career

1 son, Ernest Crawford. Connected with Joseph Rippard’s Sons, importers, New York, 1876-1880. In office of 1st comptroller of the treasury, Washington, District of Columbia, 1880-1885.

Became connected with First National Bank, Pasadena, California, as clerk, 1886, and retired as president, 1911. Cashier, later president Pasadena Savings & Trust Company. Organizer, 1912, and president Security National Bank, until 1925, Chairman of the Board, 1925-1926 (retired).

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Virginia McD. Lyon, December 4, 1884 (died 1917).

father:
Joseph J. May

mother:
Annie E. (Heath) May

spouse:
Virginia McD. Lyon