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Genealogy Roadshow

Best of Genealogy Roadshow (#207)

Intriguing stories of people uncovering their family histories across the country are revisited. [56 minutes] TV-PG Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This series takes an historical look into a community by exploring the genealogy of its citizens. In each episode experts will guide six local participants through their family's genealogy.

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  • Nashville (#101)

    Fascinating stories and mysteries about Tennessee citizens and their relatives are uncovered. [56 minutes]

  • Detroit (#102)

    The Genealogy Roadshow team connects "Motor City" citizens to world events with ancestral findings. [56 minutes]

  • San Francisco (#103)

    Bay Area citizens are tied to the 1906 earthquake, notorious gangsters, war heroes and two murders. [56 minutes]

  • Austin (#104)

    The Genealogy Roadshow team finds secrets involving football, politics and Lone Star State pride. [56 minutes]

  • St. Louis - Central Library (#201)

    Genealogists uncover great family stories from Saint Louis' historic public library in Missouri. [56 minutes]

  • St. Louis - Union Station (#202)

    At St. Louis' historic Union Station, genealogist uncover fascinating family stories from Missouri. [56 minutes]

  • New Orleans - Board of Trade (#203)

    A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the New Orleans Board of Trade. [56 minutes]

  • New Orleans - Cabildo (#204)

    Genealogists uncover fascinating family stories at the Cabildo, home of the Louisiana State Museum. [56 minutes]

  • Philadelphia - Historical Society of Pennsylvania (#205)

    Genealogists uncover fascinating family histories at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. [56 minutes]

  • Philadelphia - Franklin Institute (#206)

    At Philadelphia's Franklin Institute, a team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family histories. [56 minutes]

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