Mrs Jean Main – Dip FHS, MAAGRA
Special Interests: Family history research in Australia and Australian military records.
Location: Australian Capital Territory
Jean Main holds a Diploma in Family Historical Studies and has been a professional genealogist and research agent since 1993. In her research she concentrates on families in Australia and she has a particular interest in military history. In addition to her membership of AAGRA she is also a member of the following organisations:
- Heraldry and Genealogical Society of Canberra
- The Military Historical Society of Australia
- Society of Australian Genealogists
The Military Historical Society of Australia has presented her with a Certificate of Appreciation for her talk on how to best research military ancestors and the Heraldry and Genealogical Society of Canberra awarded her a Commendation for the Best Article for 2004 published in The Ancestral Searcher. She has also published a number of books and book reviews.
Jean is accredited to the Australian War Memorial, the National Library of Australia, the National Archives of Australia and the Noel Butlin Archives Centre at the A.N.U. When needed she also uses the library of the Heraldry and Genealogical Society of Canberra. For some enquirers it may be helpful to know that Jean is able to speak and write in German.
telephone: bh & ah: 02 6278 6008 mobile: 0481 795 531
Postal address: Unit 52, 55 Burkitt Street, PAGE, ACT 2614, Australia
Genealogist and record agent