Apr. 8, 1902 Mapleton Blue Earth County Minnesota, USA
Apr. 12, 1974 Good Thunder Blue Earth County Minnesota, USA
Marvin was one of 11 children born to Charles Edwin and Edna May (Ham)Whitney. He married Irma Frieda Possin on August 19, 1925 and they were blessed with 2 children, Duane Possin Whitney (1926-1947) and John Marvin Whitney (1928-2004). Marvin and Irma farmed in the Mapleton and Madelia areas. They resided in Good Thunder after retiring.