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
New Orleans - Board of Trade (Episode #203H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 22, 2017 -- 7:00 PM
A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the New Orleans Board of Trade. A local man seeks to recover essential history washed away in Hurricane Katrina; a woman discovers she has links to both sides of the Civil War; another unravels the mystery behind her grandfather's adoption; and one man explores a link to the famous New Orleans Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau.
- KQED Life: Thu, Mar 23, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
St. Louis - Union Station (Episode #202H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 7:00 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, Mar 2, 2017 -- 1:00 AM