- The Indomitable David Conger Abbott by Jim Walton (Sacramento, California)
- Thomas Thompson Shaffner: A Pioneer Story by Martha Teeter (Davis, California)
- Pushing Up Daisies by Kim Chambers (Townsville, Queensland, Australia)
Prizes included a one-year membership to Ancestry.com World Explorer, Family Tree Maker 2012 software, a one-year membership to Fold3, admissions to Root Cellar’s Spring Seminar and society memberships.
Root Cellar Sacramento Genealogical Society thanks Ancestry.com and Fold3 for their generous prize donations.
The stories will be published in the Root Cellar periodical Preserves, with the author's permission. If you have any questions, please contact the Preserves Editor.
posted by Denise H. Richmond