Asher White was born in New Jersey Dec. 7, 1814, and is the son of Asher and Mary (Lippincott) White, natives
also of New Jersey, and of English descent; has attended school but six weeks in his life, but obtained a fair
education from his mother. He has been married three times, and is also his present wife's third husband. For his
first wife he married Barbara Ketring; for his second, Jemima Druliner, by whom he had one son and one daughter;
the son is keeping hotel in New Carlisle; and for his third wife Mr. White married Adaline Huntington. At present
they live on sec. 23. Mr. White is a farmer, and owns 300 acres of land here and 320 near Kankakee, all good land.
Coming here in 1830, he must be counted one of the earliest pioneers, and has been a steady resident here ever
since. Politically, he is a Republican, and he has held the office of Trustee several terms.
History of St. Joseph County, Indiana
Chas. C. Chapman & Co., Publisher
St. Joseph County
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