In this episode recap, Valerie Bertinelli -- who's always identified with her Italian heritage -- meets a long-lost relative and learns the regal truth behind her family's forgotten English roots.
In this recap, Jim Parsons traces his lineage back to the Age of Enlightenment and discovers that his six-time great-grandfather shared circles with some of the time's greatest thinkers.
Cynthia Nixon visits a prison to learn more about her ancestor, Martha, who was the only woman incarcerated there among dozens of men.
Rachel and Kayleen McAdams discover an English ancestor who lived and worked in a privileged world. As they unravel the mystery of their Canadian heritage, they uncover the harrowing circumstances that brought their family to Canada.
Jim Parsons explores the ancestors on his paternal side of the family.
Richard Burton, the movie star, escapes riotous fans by wearing a plumber's disguise. Lucy Carter mistakes him for a much needed plumber. Sam (Burton), the plumber, escapes to the Carter household.
Lucy enters a Lucille Ball lookalike contest and meets Lucille Ball.
Jesse follows his great grandfather's trail to Alaska. He traces the path of the ambitious expedition on a boat trip up a river among snow-capped mountains and learns that his great grandfather's journey was an arduous one.
Kelly Clarkson, who is starting a family of her own with a new husband and a new baby, is eager to know more about her own family. In this digital short, watch a recap of her family history research.
In this episode recap, actress Christina Applegate solves the mystery of her grandparents' estrangement and must give her father the heartbreaking news.
Kelsey Grammer portrayed the urbane psychiatrist Frasier Crane on TV for years, but incredibly, the actor has a connection to the dusty Oregon Trail. Watch this recap for more on Kelsey's family history.
Actress Cynthia Nixon processes shock, grief, then pride as she learns of her ancestor's surprising role in prison reform.
Actress Rachel McAdams and her sister Kayleen trace their mother's side of the family tree to discover two fascinating relatives: a Victorian footman in England and Revolutionary loyalist in the American colonies.
Rachel and Kayleen McAdams learn that their great ancestor James Gray was a British loyalist.
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