Ancestors In The Attic

Ancestors In The Attic

Hosted by Jeff Douglas, "Ancestors in the Attic"is an irreverent, fast-paced series that uncovers the personal dramas in your family tree. From the discovery of a birth mother in Scotland, to a lost family in Japan, to a woman’s roots in the Masa tribe of northern Cameroon, Ancestors in the Attic changes the lives of Canadians.

Our crack team of genealogical sleuths employ a mixture of CSI genealogy and good old-fashioned gumshoe detective work to solve the mysteries, and unlock the secrets of your past.

Join us on a road trip across the country, and around the world, as we reveal the inside tricks of the genealogy trade, and take you on a uniquely personal journey through some of the most fascinating events in Canadian history. (Source:

Episode Info

Prev: 1x01 -- Episode 101 (Oct/26/2006)

Jeff DouglasJeff Douglas
As Himself (Host)
Dr. Kevin JamesDr. Kevin James
As Himself (Genealogist Panelist)
Fawne Stratford-devaiFawne Stratford-devai
As Herself (Genealogist Panelist)
Paul McGrath (2)Paul McGrath (2)
As Himself (Staff Genealogist)
Ryan Taylor (2)Ryan Taylor (2)
As Himself (Genealogist Panelist)


Reviews: 1
Why act like a Dork?Rating: 1 likes, 0 dislikes

Is there any reason to act like such a dork? Perhaps a more serious approach would go a lot further in capturing interest. I enjoy the concept of the show but the host is embarrassing to watch. Read more

Review posted on Saturday, November 2nd 2013 at 11:50 am

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Classification: Documentary
Genre: Adventure | Anthology | Educational | Family | History | Travel
Status: Returning Series
Network: History ( Canada)
Airs: Saturdays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: October 26, 2006
Episode Order: 15
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