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Genealogy Roadshow

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Aired: 2016-06-21 20:00:00 0:30 Rating: TV-PG

Research family stories involving the Holocaust, WWI, Amish ties, whaling and pasta.

Premiere date: June 21, 2016 8/7c

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At the Providence Public Library, the passport of one woman’s ancestor reveals how her family survived the Holocaust and ended up halfway around the world; a woman discovers more about an African-American relative who served in World War I; experts unlock the mystery of one man’s Amish ties; a woman discovers how deep her roots run in the New England whaling industry; a Rhode Island macaroni company takes a woman all the way back to Italy; and one man’s search for his ancestor reveals a scandal that made headlines. 

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