An overview of how researchers tracked down Geoffrey Canada's ancestors.
An overview of the story of a slave named Mumbet.
Linda Chavez learns about her ancestors who were Pueblo.
Actor Adrian Grenier learns about about his Conquistador ancestor.
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces actress Michelle Rodriguez's Puetro Rican roots.
Adrian Grenier learns about his maternal eleventh great-grandfather.
Linda Chavez discovers how her family was involved in the Pueblo Revolt in New Mexico.
An overview of how the Revolutionary War helped slaves attain their freedom.
A look at how John Legend’s ancestor, Peyton Polly, attained his freedom.
The story of the kidnapping of Peyton Polly’s children’s and their journey back to freedom
A look at how Wanda’s black ancestors became free in the 1600s.
A look at the lives of Wanda Sykes’s ancestors in the 1850s.
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