The following announcement was written by the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors (ISFHWE):
The International Society of Family History Writers and Editors is proud to announce the winners of the Excellence-in-Writing Competition. All entries were exceptional this year. Submission details for 2019 will be announced soon. For any questions on the competition, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note there were not many submissions this year; some categories are not even represented. We hope next year you will consider submitting and showcasing your writing skills.
Category 2 – Articles
1st Place – Joyce A. Mitchell – Gold Star Mothers Visit Overseas Cemeteries
2nd Place – T. Mark James – History of the Le Minor Family
3rd Place – Jeannette Piecznski – Ancestral Paths: Galveston, Texas, to Marstal, Denmark
HM – Joseph F. Martin – Locating World War I Records for Michigan Veterans
HM – Carolyn Schott – 10 Tips for Finding your Ancestor’s Town
HM – Arlene Johnson – Searching for Henry
Category 3 – Newsletters
1st Place – James Regan – Newsletter of the Irish Family History Forum
2nd Place – Charles Morgan – Hungerford World Tree