Chit Chat Live: Johansson, Rudd and Turturro

Host Valerie Eichler Lair and the panel discuss episode 5 of Finding Your Roots, with Dr. Henry Gates. This episode focuses on the family history of Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, and John Turturro. Grab your favorite cuppa, sit back and enjoy! Links discussed in this episode: JewishGen  Yad Vashem  Ellis Island

Chit Chat Live: Finding Your Roots, Season 4 Episode 1

Season 4 of Finding Your Roots (on PBS), with Dr. Henry Gates, starts off looking into the lives of politician Bernie Sanders and actor Larry David. Join us as we discuss this great episode. Grab your favorite cuppa, sit back and enjoy. If you need assistance with Jewish Genealogy or Genetic Genealogy consider our In-Brief Guides.

Mary Tedesco Continues to Shine on Genealogy Roadshow

PBS’s Genealogy Roadshow is off to a bang with its third season. Already we have witnessed tears, laughter, amazement, and best of all, a connection to people who have diverse heritages and ancestries. IDG sat down recently with Co-Host Mary Tedesco to get her point of view on the show and the upcoming season. The opening of season 3 was […]

Dustin Hoffman and Much More 5

This weeks episode we discuss Finding Your Roots: Map of Stars, with Dustin Hoffman and Mia Farrow. We also discuss Relative Race and the premier of Long Lost Family. With the research of Dustin’s family, there was  discussion about Jewish genealogy. If you need assistance researching your Jewish ancestors, we recommend An In-Brief Guide to Researching Your Jewish Ancestors. Hope you […]

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