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Welcome to the home of the Olin Family Society!

The OFS is an organization of the descendants of John OLIN and Susannah SPENCER. It was founded in April 1992, and its first elected officers took office in August 1996.

Although many details of the origins and lives of John and Susannah are still unknown, they lived most of their lives in Rhode Island. John died on 28 March 1742 in North Kingston. They had four known children:

If you are a descendant of John OLIN and Susannah SPENCER, or can provide plausible evidence (lineage) of a connection, then you may join the OFS for free and receive an electronic (e-mail) subscription to our newsletter, The OLINews. To join, use our Membership Request Form.