Finding Your Roots
Education | The Story of Peyton Polly
Clip: Season 1 Episode 9 | 3m 55s
A look at how John Legend’s ancestor, Peyton Polly, attained his freedom.
Aired: 05/13/12 |
Early Stand-Up Experience
Clip: S1 Ep9 | 1m
Education | Fighting for Freedom
Clip: S1 Ep9 | 1m 8s
Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Ancestors
Clip: S1 Ep9 | 6m 47s
Episode Guide | external link
Finding Your Roots: Season Nine
A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 3, 2023 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as renowned scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. guides influential guests into their roots, uncovering deep secrets, hidden identities and lost ancestors.Read More
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