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Genealogy Roadshow

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Aired: 2016-06-29 00:00:00 0:30 Rating: TV-PG

Examine a family genealogical web that has captivated the Roadshow team for years.

Premiere date: June 28, 2016 8/7c

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At Los Angeles Union Station, a woman questions her family’s connection to the legendary Hollywood hot-spot, Schwab’s Pharmacy; another seeks a  connection to one of the first African-American college graduates; a woman’s family tree is wrapped in a genealogical web that has captivated the Roadshow team for years; one man’s ancestor lived in the right places at the right times, finding himself connected to historic events and iconic companies; a woman discovers a scoundrel in her family tree; and a Roadshow host shares a unique insight on the Ellis Island immigration experience. 

Genealogy Tips from this Episode

African Americans on the Federal Census

African Americans on the Federal Census

Get hints on deciphering your ancestors’ information.

Ellis Island Detention Lists and Records

Ellis Island Detention Lists and Records

What were the reasons for immigrants being detained?

Dig Into Probate Records

Dig Into Probate Records

Don’t forget these valuable records in your search.

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