Erin Burnett reads the baptism record of her great-grandmother.
The divorce of Erin Burnett’s great-great-grandfather from his first wife made headlines.
André Leon Talley reads a will in which his ancestor was given away as slave property.
André Leon Talley learns that his grandfather was stationed in France in WWI.
André Leon Talley’s fashion muse was none other than his grandmother.
Amy Carlson reacts to learning about the adorable way her great-great-grandparents met.
When Amy Carlson's sixth great-grandfather died in battle, one of his sons replaced him.
Damon Lindelof reads an account of the atrocities committed by Nazi troops in Bialystok.
Damon Lindelof learns that Nazis Killed an entire family of his relatives in Poland.
Leslie Odom, Jr.'s great-grandfather's name appears on a ship's manifest from 1920.
Leslie Odom, Jr. wrestles with the realization that his 5th great-grandfather owned slaves
Leslie Odom, Jr. on how colorblind casting in “Hamilton: The Musical” changed Broadway.
Leslie Odom, Jr. gets emotional hearing the "dollar value" of his enslaved ancestors.
Lena Waithe reacts to hearing that her surname derives from slave owners in Barbados.