Friday, November 28, 2014

52 Ancestors: #48 - Stephen Whitenack (abt 1800 KY - 1829 IN)

                Stephen Whitenack was born about 1800, probably in Mercer County, Kentucky. He was the son of Henry Whitenack and Eva Jane Terhune Whitenack. Whitenack has been spelled many ways, including five different spellings in one will.

                Stephen married Catherine VanDiver, or Van Der Veer, or Van Dever, or, or, or…. They had two children.

                Eva Jane Whitenack was born in November 1822 in Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky.  She married Josiah Drake in 1845 in Johnson County,Indiana.  They had at least 7 children.  Eva died on 29 June 1893 in Johnson County, Indian and was buried in Shiloh Cemetery in Johnson County.

                Lana Ann Whitenack was born on 7 August 1825 in Ohio, probably Brown County. She married Jonathan Edward Young in 1846, probably in Indiana.  They had at least nine children. Lana died in 1884 and is buried in Kirwin Cemetery, in Kirwin, Kansas.

                Stephen died in 1829 in Johnson County, Indiana.

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