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Episode Clips

Lena Waithe Learns the Source of the Name “Waithe”

Lena Waithe reacts to hearing that her surname derives from slave owners in Barbados.

Lena Waithe Learns Grim Statistics on Slave Life Expectancy

Lena Waithe learns about the short life expectancy of slaves on a sugar plantation.

Lena Waithe Discovers Her First Free, Post-Slavery Ancestor

Lena Waithe expresses gratitude for the unimaginable hardships her ancestors endured.

John Leguizamo’s Lineage is Traced Back 17 Generations

We traced John Leguizamo’s lineage back to 17 generations of surprising ancestors.

John Leguizamo Learns About His 9th Great-Grandfather

John Leguizamo is stunned by how far back his lineage has been traced.

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