GENEALOGY ROADSHOW: Season 2: New Orleans - Cabildo (New Season Premiere)
Airs Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Follow a diverse cast of participants on an emotional journey that uses history and science to uncover their fascinating family stories on GENEALOGY ROADSHOW. Each individual’s past will link to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America. In Season 2, the programs feature participants from three American cities — St. Louis, New Orleans and Philadelphia — who want to explore a genealogical mystery.
"New Orleans - Cabildo" - A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the famous Cabildo, home of the Louisiana State Museum. A couple whose ancestors hail from the same small Italian town explore the chance they may be related; a woman is desperate to find out who committed a gruesome murder in her ancestor’s past; a home held by one family for more than a century renders a fascinating story; and a woman discovers the difficult journey her ancestor took on the path to freedom from slavery.
New Orleans Cabildo
"Hear fascinating family stories related at the Cabildo
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Voodoo and New Orleans History
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Genealogy Roadshow Preview
"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