Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Title: Dreaming of a New Land
Contents: Marisa Tomei, Sheryl Sandberg and Kal Penn learn about the challenges faced by their immigrant ancestors, who came to America from Italy, Russia and India.
Length: 60 Minutes
Title: Freedom Tales
Contents: Actress S. Epatha Merkerson and television host Michael Strahan discover unexpected details about their families.
In 2010, Carl introduced DACGS to one of his ancestors, Nicholas Hutchins, who was summoned to court in Colonial America for Bastardy. His presentation updates the "exploits" of this Black Sheep and also briefly talks to the peculiar justice system of Colonial Maryland.
Discover Your Story. Discover Yourself. Discover RootsTech.
Discovering your family story has never been easier! Explore over 300 breakout sessions, learn from an inspiring lineup of keynote speakers, and experience the gigantic expo hall at the world’s largest family history event. Get ready to make connections, and discover new tools as you connect past and present!
For more information about the RootTech 2019 Conference being held in Salt Lake City, Utah, please click here to see the web site:
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This is THE show to attend in 2019. Designed to bring the international genealogy world together, the event will run from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM over two days and will be a great opportunity to network, learn and have fun! Exciting headline talks from experts and celebrities from around the world on a wide variety of themes will ensure there is something for everyone. With commercial providers, sponsors and exhibitors representing many aspects of family and local history, the exhibition hall will provide the opportunity to engage with experts in the field to further your research interests in genealogy.
More information can be found at: https://www.thegenealogyshow.uk