Delving Into the Past to Solve Family Mysteries

May 25, 2016 365

This past week marked the premiere of the new season of the popular PBS television series Genealogy Roadshow. The show, part detective story and part emotional journey, combines history and science to uncover fascinating stories of diverse Americans.

This season, the show follows 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 six American cities — Albuquerque, Miami, Houston, Boston, Providence and Los Angeles — who want to explore a genealogical mystery.

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