A Family, Torn Apart by Slavery, Reunites
A Family, Torn Apart by Slavery, Reunites Finding Your Roots
Terry Crews learns an ancestral family was reunited after being sold off as slaves
About the Program
Finding Your Roots
For more than a decade, renowned Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has helped to expand America’s sense of itself, stimulating a national conversation about identity with humor, wisdom, and compassion. Professor Gates has explored the ancestry of dozens of influential people from diverse backgrounds, taking millions of viewers deep into the past to reveal the connections that bind us all.