Resources

Below are various resources that may help you in your Olin research.

BOOKS

Warren Olin wrote the first major history, comprising two volumes, of the Joseph(2) branch of the Olin family. They are available at several libraries, primarily around the northeastern part of the United States.

  • 300 Years of Joseph Olin and His Descendants, Volume I. This 606-page hardcover book, published in 1996, is the first comprehensive history of the Joseph(2) branch of the Olin family. In addition, it includes several chapters on possible origins and the life in America of John(1) Olin.
  • 300 Years of Joseph Olin and His Descendants, Volume II. Published in 2001, this 600-page book completes Warren Olin's history of the Joseph(2) branch of the Olin family.



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DOWNLOADABLE BOOKS



VIDEOS



PRESERVATION

Preservation Inventory FormAlthough developed by the NY/PA reunion group, this form can be used by anyone who wants to catalog family artifacts and heirlooms.

Photograph and Artifact Preservation Links — List of websites and blogs that discuss the best practices for taking care of your precious family mementos.