Research agents – Canberra – Fact sheet 40

The organisations and individuals listed below have indicated their willingness to undertake research or help with inquiries in the National Archives reading room in Canberra. Areas of specialisation, where advised, have been included.

Arrangements concerning conditions and fees should be made privately between inquirers and research agents. The National Archives makes no recommendation as to the competence of the agents, and their inclusion in this list does not indicate any form of accreditation by the Archives. The National Archives accepts no responsibility for work performed by research agents.

This Fact Sheet also includes the address of research agents who will conduct research in overseas archival institutions on behalf of Australian researchers.

Research agents – Canberra (A–L)

Australian Writers Services
RMB 245 Gundaroo Road
via Bungendore NSW 2621

Ms Sue Halden Brown
Tel: (02) 6238 1163
Fax: (02) 6257 2950

Bradley Research
Ms Joyce Bradley
PO Box 372
Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Tel: (02) 6297 1317
Military, family and general research(including photographic research)

Mrs Lee Davy
11 Taylor Place
Greenleigh NSW 2620
M: 0435016985
Local and family history research

Mr Victor Isaacs
11 Blacker Street
Downer ACT 2602
Tel: (02) 6257 1742
General, political, administrative and transport history

Ms Margaret Kenna, BA (History) 
Mobile: 0408 864 285
General historical research, archival specialist

Mr Grahame Kingston
Director, Military History Research Centre
Tel: (02) 6296 7584
Specialising in military genealogy (1850–1975), research consulting and services, and artefact conservation

Ms Glenda Lynch, BA (Aust. Studies) (Hons.) & Grad Cert Records & Archives Adm
PO Box 1714
Tuggeranong Delivery Centre ACT 2901
Tel: (02) 6231 4803
All aspects of Australian history

Ms Therese Lynch, Diploma in Family History (UTAS)
Your Family Genealogist
Campbell, ACT, 2612
Tel: 0424 029 249
Family History, military, convict, goldfields and land records research.

Research agents – Canberra (M–Z)

Ms Jean Main, Dip.FHS
52/55 Burkitt Street
Page ACT 2614
Tel: (02) 6278 6008
Genealogical, family and military history research; Member of Australasian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents (AAGRA)

Mr WH Marsh
34 Bentham Street
Yarralumla ACT 2600
Tel: (02) 6281 3190

Ms Anne Millar, BA (History) 

7 Roebuck Street
Red Hill ACT 2603
Tel: (02) 6295 2206
General historical research

Mrs Cheryl Mongan
PO Box 563
Yass NSW 2582
Tel: (02) 6226 2708
Genealogical, family, military and general history

Mr Brendan O'Keefe BDS, BA, M.Litt., Dip Arch. Admin.
41 Morton Street
Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Tel: (02) 6297 2631
Mobile: 0422 527 400
Heritage, military, medical and family history research

Research One Pty Ltd
GPO Box 1721
Canberra ACT 2601
Tel: (02) 6258 1203
Mobile: 0439 800 002
Fax: (02) 6258 1029
Legal research and related factual research (Please note this service is restricted to practising lawyers in Australia and overseas)

Captain Hugh Stevenson, RAN (Rtd)
3 Ducane Street
Forrest ACT 2603
Tel: (02) 6239 7885

Mr David Taylor
67 Golden Grove
Red Hill ACT 2603
Tel: (02) 6295 9649
Mob: 0414 883 022
General and military service research

Transgenic Services
Dr George McLean, PhD, BSc
34 Hawker Street
Torrens ACT 2607
Tel: (02) 6286 5615
General research, and family and military history

Dr Brian Wimborne, PhD, BSc, BEcon
43 Hansen Circuit
Isaacs ACT 2607
Mob: 0410 423 205
Biographical, historical, political and economic research

Anne Young, Grad.Dip., M. Litt. Local & Applied History (UNE)
Family, military and general historical research; member of Association of Professional Genealogists and Australian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents (AAGRA)

Other lists of research agents

Fact sheets listing research agents who will undertake research in other Archives offices are also available:

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