From: "The Storied Province of Quebec Past and Present"
Ed. Col. William Wood, Dominion Publishing Company, Limited, Toronto 1931
Since August, 1928, chief agent in Canada of the Aetna Life Insurance Company, of Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.., Ernest J. Christms has served this orgnization for many years. He was born in Montreal, Province of Quebec, October 10, 1877, a son of Thomas Henry Christmas, and was educated in the local public schools and at the Collegiate Institute of Montreal.
When he was eighteen years of age he entered business under the jurisdiction of his father and became local manager for the Aetna Life Insurance Company, with which his father had been associated since June 3, 1866. On January 1, 1907, he became a partner in the firm of T.H. Christmas and Sons, his brother, Henry Albert Christmas, deceased, having also been a member of the firm until his death in 1928.
In addition to his business activities, Mr. Christmas has served as
school trustee and town councillor of
Ernest James Christmas married, in June, 1906, Bertha
S.M. Evans, daughter of Fred W.
Evans and Mary L. Wilcocks. Their children
*Researching Ernest James Christmas..........Penny Carpenter (granddaughter)
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