Celebrity Family Trees

Learn about the ancestors of famous folks—maybe you're related!
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New Genealogy Roadshow episode! Genealogist Joshua Taylor said one of the biggest challenges in researching Amber Santa Maria’s family tree was “that the U.S.’ relationship with Cuba has not always been the best.”

'Genealogy Roadshow' explores Hollywood woman's family ties

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great book that teaches you how to trace your own family tree.... a TV series with the same name helps celebrities find their roots.

Celebrity Roots Series "Who Do You Think You Are?" Returns

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J.K. Rowling shares The Potter Family Tree

Pottermore - The Potter Family

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Political rivals Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump are distantly related.

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Are Related – And This is How

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Tom Bergeron's French-Canadian Ancestry on Who Do You Think You Are?

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": Tom Bergeron's French Canadian Ancestry

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"Who Do You Think You Are?" Bryan Cranston Discovers Military Service & Family Secrets

Genealogy Insider - “Who Do You Think You Are:” Bryan Cranston Discovers Military Service & Family Secrets

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WDYTYA Archive: What They Didn't Tell Us in Ginnifer Goodwin's Episode

WDYTYA Archive: What They Didn't Tell Us In Ginnifer's Episode - Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems

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"Who Do You Think You Are?" - Alfre Woodard's African-American Slave Ancestry

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": Alfre Woodard's African-American Slave Ancestry

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See how J.K. Rowling untangled her family tree and found her Louis Volant (rather than the one with the same name).

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": J.K. Rowling's French Family Tree

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"Who Do You Think You Are?" - Ginnifer Goodwin discovers some shocking things about her great-grandparents.

Genealogy Insider - "WDYTYA?" Summer 2015 Premiere: Ginnifer Goodwin's Mysterious Great-Grandparents

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“Who Do You Think You Are?”: Melissa Etheridge Discovers Her French Canadian Roots

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": Melissa Etheridge Discovers Her French Canadian Roots

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“Who Do You Think You Are?” America Ferrera Discovers the Story of Her Honduran Ancestors

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Singer Josh Groban travels to Germany in search of his family's history on "Who Do You Think You Are?" (US).

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": Josh Groban Explores His German Roots

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Angie Harmon learns about her American Revolutionary War ancestor—and meets a new cousin—on the US "Who Do You Think You Are?"

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?" Angie Harmon Traces American Revolution Roots

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Actor Sean Hayes discovers his Irish roots on the US "Who Do You Think You Are?"

Genealogy Insider - "Who Do You Think You Are?": Sean Hayes Discovers His Irish Family History

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Other famous people Taylor Swift is related to, from the MyHeritage blog.

You'll Never Guess Who Taylor Swift is Related To - MyHeritage

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"FInding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr.": Italian, Mexican and Asian roots of celebrity chefs Tom Colicchio, Aarón Sánchez and Mins Tsai.

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Did you catch “Finding Your Roots” last night? The episode traced the genealogy of Derek Jeter, Billie Jean King and Rebecca Lobo.

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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates comes back Sept. 23! Author Stephen King will appear in the premier.

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In honor of tonight’s season finale: Family Tree Magazine interviews “Who Do You Think You Are?” Producer Dan Bucatinsky.

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“Who Do You Think You Are?” Season Finale: Minnie Driver Traces English Roots

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President Obama and conservative senatorial candidate Milton R. Wolf are second cousins one time removed.

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"Modern Family"'s Jesse Tyler Ferguson discovers his great-grandfather's story on "Who Do You Think You Are?" Plus: Where to find old newspapers for YOUR genealogy search.

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A recap and genealogy tips from the “Who Do You Think You Are?” premiere with Cynthia Nixon, from Family Tree Magazine's Genealogy Insider blog.

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12-year-old girl created family tree linking 42 of 43 U.S. presidents to King John of England, who signed Magna Carta in 1215. Only eighth president, Martin Van Buren, was not related to John.

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