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William Mathews White, American banker. Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1944.; Member Colorado Chamber of Commerce (president, director), Chi Psi.; Mason.


White, William Mathews was born on November 11, 1911 in Pueblo, Colorado, United States. Son of Asbury and Lavina Pearl (Tarter) White.


Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Colorado, 1933.


President, Chairman of the Board Minnequa Bank of Pueblo, since 1949, First National Bank, Alamosa, since 1939, First National Bank of Durango, First National Bank Salida, Colorado, Bank of Aspen, Colorado. Chairman of the Board Denver Life Insurance Company, president Dixon Investment Company. President, director San Juan Corporation, Minnequa Corporation.

President William M. White, Inc., Colorado Corporation, Brush Creek Merc. Company, Alamosa Corporation. Director Jefferson County Bank, Lakewood, Colorado, Colorado Fuel & Iron Corporation, Great Western Sugar Company, National Western Stock Show (Denver).

Board visitors and Governors St. John’s College. President Helen Thatcher White Foundation. Trustee Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center.

Advisory board St. Mary-Corwin Hospital, Pueblo. Director Centennial Foundation, Inc., Central City Opera House Association.


Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1944. Member Colorado Chamber of Commerce (president, director), Chi Psi. Mason.; Clubs: Boone and Crockett (New York City).


Married Helen Elizabeth Thatcher, March 27, 1935. Children: Mahlon Thatcher, William Mathews.

Asbury White

Lavina Pearl (Tarter) White

Helen Elizabeth Thatcher

Mahlon Thatcher White

William Mathews White