Genealogy Roadshow

Follow a diverse cast of participants on an emotional journey that uses history and science to uncover their fascinating family stories. Each individual’s past will link to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America. The programs feature participants from three American cities — St. Louis, New Orleans and Philadelphia — who want to explore a genealogical mystery.

Genealogy Roadshow: "Best of Genealogy Roadshow"

Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 8pm on WGBH 2

Enjoy the most intriguing stories selected from both seasons of the series. From immigrant voyages and famous ancestors to murder mysteries and family connections, the episode revisits the journeys in cities across the country as people uncover their family histories.

Best of Genealogy Roadshow

Best of Genealogy Roadshow

Genealogy Roadshow

Memorable stories from the first two seasons of the series.

60 min.

Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Genealogy Roadshow

Examine family questions about labor laws, an outlaw ancestor, slave genealogy and the Holocaust.

60 min.

St. Louis: Union Station

St. Louis: Union Station

Genealogy Roadshow

A musician wonders if he's related to a famous composer.

60 min.

New Orleans: Board of Trade

New Orleans: Board of Trade

Genealogy Roadshow

A local man seeks to recover essential history washed away in Hurricane Katrina, and another explores his link to the famous New Orleans Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau.

Austin

Austin

Genealogy Roadshow

Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Earl Campbell.

60 min.

San Francisco

San Francisco

Genealogy Roadshow

A woman who suspects family ties to the Gold Rush learns that a 19th-century workplace murder claimed the life of an ancestor.

60 min.

Schedule

Thursday
3/5/15 5:00 AM
WGBX 44
Saturday
3/7/15 12:00 AM
'GBH Kids
Saturday
3/7/15 9:00 PM
'GBH Kids
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