Season 8 Episode 8 Extra

Ship’s Manifest May Hold Clues to Leslie Odom, Jr.’s Great Grandfather’s Arrival in America

Leslie Odom, Jr. looks over a ship's manifest that could document his great-grandfather's arrival in the U.S. as a ship's crewman from England in 1920.

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Finding Your Roots Season Eight

Today’s most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families. Meet 21 fascinating new guests who are game-changers in their fields, with family histories that illustrate the power and diversity of the human experience. Tuesdays at 8/7c.

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with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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