Source: Zach, Karen Bazzani. Montgomery Medicine Men ... Crawfordsville: MCHS, 2002.
Born about 1846, Dr. Whitenack was employed at the Mooney-Mueller wholesald drug house, Indianapolis when he was stricken with apoplexy while at work. His job while there was superintendent of the pharmaceutical department. He resided in Crawfordsville after graduating from the Medical College of Indiana in 1874. While in Crawfordsville, he owned the Crawford House Drug Store. He and his wife, Margaret had two daughters. He died in late May of 1911.