“Genealogy Road Show” Premieres Season Three on PBS

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10 May 2016
Genealogy Road Show
Photo: Courtesy of Liz Lopez      
“Genealogy Road Show”
Season Premiere Tuesday, May 17 8 PM ET/PT on PBS
(Check your local listings)
          Genealogy Road Show continues in Season 3, exploring history with the diverse cast of participants from cities around the country, including Boston, Miami, Houston, Los Angeles, and more.

Genealogy Road Show: Albuquerque (May 17 from 8 to 9 PM)
          A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the Old Albuquerque Airport Terminal. A woman seeking a connection to a Native-American code talker learns that a missing branch of her family tree has been searching for her; a man is shocked to find out just how deep his New Mexican roots go; a woman finds out that her ancestor’s life was straight out of a Wild West tale; another questions her family connection to the explosive Trinity Test; one man is linked to a famous comic book heroine; and a woman looks to verify family lore of a connection to Pancho Villa.


Genealogy Road Show: Miami (May 24 from 8 to 9 PM)
          A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at the History Miami Museum. One woman suspects she is related to Pocahontas; another explores the mystery of her Cuban roots, uncovering her grandfather’s secret past; a man learns more about his Filipino heritage and the impact of World War II on his ancestors; the team reveals how the history of the tragic Tuskegee experiment changed her family forever; and a woman comes to the Roadshow thinking her ancestor was a villain only to learn he was a hero.

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