Part detective story, part emotional journey, this series combines history and science to uncover the fascinating stories of diverse Americans. Each individual's past links to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America.
Genealogy Roadshow Previous Broadcasts
St. Louis - Union Station (Episode #202H)
KQED Life: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 8:00 PM
At St. Louis' historic Union Station, a team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories from Missouri. A musician hopes to find connections to a famous St. Louis jazz composer; two sisters explore links to a survivor of the legendary Donner Party; an Italian-American woman finds out if she is related to Italian royalty; and a schoolteacher who has all the answers for her students has very few about her own past.
- KQED Life: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 2:00 AM
St. Louis - Central Library (Episode #201H)
KQED Life: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 8:00 PM
At Saint Louis' historic public library, a team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories from Missouri's famous gateway city. A mystery writer discovers her mother has hidden a life-changing secret; a woman finds out if she is descended from the infamous pirate Blackbeard; a mother and daughter seek connections to a famous author; and a young man seeks connection to the Mali tribe in Africa.
- KQED Life: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 2:00 AM