Here’s a bit more detail on the new “Genealogy Roadshow” series coming to PBS this fall:
Four episodes of “Genealogy Roadshow” will air starting Monday, Sept. 23. They’ll be set in Austin, Texas; Nashville, Tenn.; Detroit and San Francisco.
The show has professional genealogists research the pasts of everyday individuals, and present the results in front of a live audience.
The producers of the Irish show the series is based on call it “part detective story, part emotional journey” in this Variety article.