Login or register  
TV

African American Lives

African American Lives


A glimpse at the ancestral history of African Americans science through the use of DNA science to trace their roots back into Africa.
  • Currently 0/10
No votes yet


Episode Info

Prev: 2x02 -- We Come from People; The Past is Another Country (Feb/13/2008)


A Depression era federal agency known as the Works Progress Administration, is where records are unearthed about the great-grandmother of actor Morgan Freeman. Also, the story of how Quakers helped free the ancestors of theologian Peter Gomes, around the 1700s. Plus, host Henry Louis Gates Jr. discovers that he's related to a medieval Irish warlord; and Gomes learns that his paternal ancestry descends from a Portuguese Jew who, in the early 1500s, fled his homeland to escape the Inquisition.



  • Currently 0/10
No votes yet

Cast
Reviews

No reviews yet, write the first review
Latest news


There are no news items yet
Crew
Seasons

Strictly Come Dancing - Scott Mills confirmed as taking part

Scott Mills is the 10th celebrity to be confirmed as talking part in..

Strictly Come Dancing - Caroline Flack confirmed as taking part

Caroline Flack is the 12th celebrity to be confirmed as talking part in..

Dermot O'Leary Reveals All About Hosting 'The X Factor'

Dermot O'Leary's television and radio work has made him a household..