Finding Your Roots

Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Ancestors

Clip: Season 1 Episode 9 | 6m 47s

A look at how Wanda’s black ancestors became free in the 1600s.

Aired: 05/13/12

Rating: NR

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A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 3, 2023 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as renowned scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. guides influential guests into their roots, uncovering deep secrets, hidden identities and lost ancestors.

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