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Genealogy Roadshow

New Orleans - Cabildo

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A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the famous Cabildo, home of the Louisiana State Museum. A couple whose ancestors hail from the same small Italian town explore the chance they may be related; a woman is desperate to find out who committed a gruesome murder in her ancestor’s past; and a woman discovers the journey her ancestor took on the path to freedom from slavery.

Episodes of Genealogy Roadshow2

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Genealogy Roadshow

Full Episode | Miami

Trace stories about Native, Cuban, Filipino and African-American forebears.

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Full Episode | Miami

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Genealogy Roadshow

Full Episode | Albuquerque

Trace a woman’s tie to a WWII code talker, a man’s link to a comic book heroine and more.

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Full Episode | Albuquerque

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Clips of Genealogy Roadshow32

Video thumbnail: Genealogy Roadshow Voter Rolls and Church Records

Genealogy Roadshow

Voter Rolls and Church Records

How can voter rolls and church records reveal ancestors?

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Voter Rolls and Church Records

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Video thumbnail: Genealogy Roadshow African American Soldiers During World War I

Genealogy Roadshow

African American Soldiers During World War I

African American troops were vital to the American military during World War I.

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African American Soldiers During World War I

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Video thumbnail: Genealogy Roadshow History of Orphan Trains

Genealogy Roadshow

History of Orphan Trains

150,000 children were sent West on Orphan Trains in the hopes of better lives.

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History of Orphan Trains

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Video thumbnail: Genealogy Roadshow Slave Registers, Wills, and Famous Connections

Genealogy Roadshow

Slave Registers, Wills, and Famous Connections

New Englanders learn how slave registers, wills, and legends connect them to the past.

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Slave Registers, Wills, and Famous Connections

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Video thumbnail: Genealogy Roadshow Africans Americans During the Civil War

Genealogy Roadshow

Africans Americans During the Civil War

Find out why African Americans fought for the Confederacy.

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Africans Americans During the Civil War

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Genealogy Roadshow

History of the Dawes Commission

These documents can be links to Native American roots.

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History of the Dawes Commission

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Genealogy Roadshow

History of the Trail of Tears

The removal of Native Americans from their lands became known as the Trail of Tears.

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History of the Trail of Tears

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Genealogy Roadshow

Think You Have a Famous Ancestor?

Learn how to trace your renowned roots.

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Think You Have a Famous Ancestor?

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Previews of Genealogy Roadshow15

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Genealogy Roadshow

Preview | Los Angeles

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

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Preview | Los Angeles

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Genealogy Roadshow

Preview | Providence

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

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Preview | Providence

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Genealogy Roadshow

Preview | Boston

Genealogists at Faneuil Hall to solve mysteries related to witch trials and orphan trains.

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Preview | Boston

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Genealogy Roadshow

Preview | Our Favorite Stories

The genealogists revisit their favorite stories from previous seasons.

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Preview | Our Favorite Stories

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