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The Generations Project
The Generations Project

38 Episodes

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What secrets run in your blood? This reality series uncovers the hidden identities in family pasts, proving that the best way to know who you are is to know who you came from.

Episodes: The Generations Project

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Natalie

Natalie

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Natalie recently experienced a tremendous tragedy and is looking for strength to move forward. Natalie embarks on her generations project hoping...

Eli

Eli

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Eli started an organization that promotes peace for indigenous war veterans. She embarks on her generations project so that she learn from her...

Jill

Jill

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Jill has a lot of hard feelings toward her neglectful father. She wants to let go of these hurtful feelings and decides to confront her fears...

David

David

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Computer tech David Dossett's need for positive reinforcement is turning into a self-absorbed pathology, and he must confront his greatest fear:...

Nancy

Nancy

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Homemaker Nancy Benjamin needs to learn a better way to handle her responsibilities as caretaker for her sick husband and hopes to learn about...

Raquel

Raquel

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Raquel wants to start a family but has fears about juggling motherhood and her fast-paced career. She researches the mothers in her family tree...

Amber

Amber

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Amber wants to give her daughter a strong sense of identity, so she journeys through her daughter's African American heritage to find...

Roi

Roi

Originally aired:

Roi Maufus hopes that through reconnecting with his father and exploring his family history, he will be able to understand how his ancestors...

Rachel

Rachel

Originally aired:

Rachel spent her early years seeking praise from her father. When he died, she was left without hope of feeling that he approved of her. She...

Graham

Graham

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Olympic snowboarder Graham reaches the end of his career, he looks to his ancestors for an example of selfless living to help him overcome his...

Where Are They Now?

Where Are They Now?

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Catch up with four individuals who discovered their past last season and see how they have changed their futures.

Matthew

Matthew

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Matthew seeks closure after his brother's death by walking in the shoes of his ancestors who fought in wars and grieved the loss of loved ones.

Ed

Ed

Originally aired:

Ed has spent his entire life believing he is Native American. But when a DNA test shakes that belief, Ed goes on a journey to discover the origin...

Sean

Sean

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A dyslexic author and mountaineer investigates the lives of his ancestors in hopes of gaining courage to pursue his life's calling.

Sam

Sam

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An undertaker learns about the lives of his African American ancestors by investigating their deaths and how they were memorialized.

Ty

Ty

Originally aired:

Ty, a photojournalist, attempts to reconcile his feelings about his German ancestors' involvement in both World Wars, including their role in the...

Rachel

Rachel

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Rachel, an urban planner, is curious about her ancestors' relationships with their ecosystems. Her discoveries range from canals in Canada to the...

Nick

Nick

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In search of a stunning new recipe for the rising generation, chef Nick sets out to learn about the lives and diets of his French Canadian...

Will

Will

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Will, an actor, hopes his family history can help him navigate the choice between a practical career and his dream of working in the arts.

Tara

Tara

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Tara, a Pakistani American, learns how her prominent Muslim ancestors risked their lives to help establish India's independence and participate...

PJ and Heidi

PJ and Heidi

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For PJ and Heidi, each step on their journey brings them closer to rehabilitating their relationship, handicapped long ago by their abusive...

Do Your Own Generations Project

Do Your Own Generations Project

Originally aired:

Learn how to do your own generations project by connecting with your ancestors in a way that makes a difference in your life right now.

Emily

Emily

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Emily, an artist, puts her spiritual instincts to the test by investigating the lives of her ancestors to see if her promptings are correct.

Kerry

Kerry

Originally aired:

A Golden Gate Bridge ironworker sets out to build emotional bridges with his estranged son. When Kerry discovers a story about his father's...

Xander & Carrie

Xander & Carrie

Originally aired:

Xander & Carrie, whose twin boys were saved from a genetic disease by an anonymous bone-marrow donor, test the relationship between genetic and...

James

James

Originally aired:

To find the truth behind the family legend that he has an East Indian princess in his pedigree, bridal gown designer James Walker travels to...

Lakia

Lakia

Originally aired:

As a result of spending her childhood years in foster care, Lakia Holmes looks to make a connection with her family through her...

Vicki

Vicki

Originally aired:

An adventurous woman, Vicki Biss has always believed that she's descended from Native Americans. Enlisting the help of relatives and an old...

Boyd

Boyd

Originally aired:

Former judge Boyd Mossman believes that he is related to Isaac Davis who might have been the royal adviser to King Kamehameha. Boyd researches...

Gloria

Gloria

Originally aired:

Gloria Squires has been troubled by a family story of her grandfather William, known as a drunk who cheated on his wife, ultimately found beaten...

Andrea

Andrea

Originally aired:

As Andrea Campbell undergoes her second bout of cancer, she is faced with drastic lifestyle changes. She looks to her ancestors to give her the...

Danielle

Danielle

Originally aired:

Danielle discovers that her great-grandfather was an established African American inventor.

Deanna

Deanna

Originally aired:

Deanna Jensen sets out on what seems to be an impossible journey of learning about her great-grandparents who were killed in a house fire, after...

John

John

Originally aired:

John Searcy wants to learn more about his namesake.

Maile

Maile

Originally aired:

Maile Mossman travels to the Kalaupapa leper colony to learn about her great-grandmother's life.

Katie

Katie

Originally aired:

As Katie Newbold looks to her family’s past to understand if her health issues are genetic, she is able to connect with a great-grandmother who...

Durrell

Durrell

Originally aired:

As an African American with southern heritage, Durrell assumed his great-grandfather was a farmhand, but an old photo reveals this ancestor...

Lumina

Lumina

Originally aired:

Raised mostly by a surrogate family, Boston artist Lumina Gershfield is compelled to find out all that she can about her biological family.

Natalie

Natalie

Natalie recently experienced a tremendous tragedy and is looking for strength to move forward. Natalie embarks on her generations project hoping she will find strength from her ancestors who may have passed through similar challenges.

Eli

Eli

Eli started an organization that promotes peace for indigenous war veterans. She embarks on her generations project so that she learn from her ancestors who have struggled for purpose and peace.

Jill

Jill

Jill has a lot of hard feelings toward her neglectful father. She wants to let go of these hurtful feelings and decides to confront her fears with an exploratory journey into her past.

David

David

Computer tech David Dossett's need for positive reinforcement is turning into a self-absorbed pathology, and he must confront his greatest fear: opening up emotionally to his family.

Nancy

Nancy

Homemaker Nancy Benjamin needs to learn a better way to handle her responsibilities as caretaker for her sick husband and hopes to learn about ancestors in her family history that successfully dealt with difficult circumstances.

Raquel

Raquel

Raquel wants to start a family but has fears about juggling motherhood and her fast-paced career. She researches the mothers in her family tree to find the courage to confront her fears.

Amber

Amber

Amber wants to give her daughter a strong sense of identity, so she journeys through her daughter's African American heritage to find self-acceptance.

Roi

Roi

Roi Maufus hopes that through reconnecting with his father and exploring his family history, he will be able to understand how his ancestors dealt with racial persecution.

Rachel

Rachel

Rachel spent her early years seeking praise from her father. When he died, she was left without hope of feeling that he approved of her. She looks to the examples of her ancestors to finally feel at peace with who she is.

Graham

Graham

Olympic snowboarder Graham reaches the end of his career, he looks to his ancestors for an example of selfless living to help him overcome his selfish habits

Where Are They Now?

Where Are They Now?

Catch up with four individuals who discovered their past last season and see how they have changed their futures.

Matthew

Matthew

Matthew seeks closure after his brother's death by walking in the shoes of his ancestors who fought in wars and grieved the loss of loved ones.

Ed

Ed

Ed has spent his entire life believing he is Native American. But when a DNA test shakes that belief, Ed goes on a journey to discover the origin of his family.

Sean

Sean

A dyslexic author and mountaineer investigates the lives of his ancestors in hopes of gaining courage to pursue his life's calling.

Sam

Sam

An undertaker learns about the lives of his African American ancestors by investigating their deaths and how they were memorialized.

Ty

Ty

Ty, a photojournalist, attempts to reconcile his feelings about his German ancestors' involvement in both World Wars, including their role in the Nazi regime.

Rachel

Rachel

Rachel, an urban planner, is curious about her ancestors' relationships with their ecosystems. Her discoveries range from canals in Canada to the site of the Salem witch trials.

Nick

Nick

In search of a stunning new recipe for the rising generation, chef Nick sets out to learn about the lives and diets of his French Canadian ancestors.

Will

Will

Will, an actor, hopes his family history can help him navigate the choice between a practical career and his dream of working in the arts.

Tara

Tara

Tara, a Pakistani American, learns how her prominent Muslim ancestors risked their lives to help establish India's independence and participate in the Pakistan-India partitioning.

PJ and Heidi

PJ and Heidi

For PJ and Heidi, each step on their journey brings them closer to rehabilitating their relationship, handicapped long ago by their abusive father. They hope to find tight-knit, well-adjusted ancestors in their family tree.

Do Your Own Generations Project

Do Your Own Generations Project

Learn how to do your own generations project by connecting with your ancestors in a way that makes a difference in your life right now.

Emily

Emily

Emily, an artist, puts her spiritual instincts to the test by investigating the lives of her ancestors to see if her promptings are correct.

Kerry

Kerry

A Golden Gate Bridge ironworker sets out to build emotional bridges with his estranged son. When Kerry discovers a story about his father's relationship with his own parents, he wonders if history is repeating itself.

Xander & Carrie

Xander & Carrie

Xander & Carrie, whose twin boys were saved from a genetic disease by an anonymous bone-marrow donor, test the relationship between genetic and genealogical ancestry while searching for the disease in their own family histories.

James

James

To find the truth behind the family legend that he has an East Indian princess in his pedigree, bridal gown designer James Walker travels to southern Utah to learn how this alleged princess would have fared in a rural community.

Lakia

Lakia

As a result of spending her childhood years in foster care, Lakia Holmes looks to make a connection with her family through her great-grandmother's legacy.

Vicki

Vicki

An adventurous woman, Vicki Biss has always believed that she's descended from Native Americans. Enlisting the help of relatives and an old diary, Vicki sets out for Shiloh, Tennessee, to uncover the truth about her family legend.

Boyd

Boyd

Former judge Boyd Mossman believes that he is related to Isaac Davis who might have been the royal adviser to King Kamehameha. Boyd researches the story of his ancestor to find out if the legend is true, and if Boyd really is royalty.

Gloria

Gloria

Gloria Squires has been troubled by a family story of her grandfather William, known as a drunk who cheated on his wife, ultimately found beaten to death, and wants to find something admirable that she can pass on to future generations.

Andrea

Andrea

As Andrea Campbell undergoes her second bout of cancer, she is faced with drastic lifestyle changes. She looks to her ancestors to give her the inspiration and fortitude to accept these substantial adjustments.

Danielle

Danielle

Danielle discovers that her great-grandfather was an established African American inventor.

Deanna

Deanna

Deanna Jensen sets out on what seems to be an impossible journey of learning about her great-grandparents who were killed in a house fire, after throwing their 11-month-old daughter to safety.

John

John

John Searcy wants to learn more about his namesake.

Maile

Maile

Maile Mossman travels to the Kalaupapa leper colony to learn about her great-grandmother's life.

Katie

Katie

As Katie Newbold looks to her family’s past to understand if her health issues are genetic, she is able to connect with a great-grandmother who died of a similar condition in her early 30s.

Durrell

Durrell

As an African American with southern heritage, Durrell assumed his great-grandfather was a farmhand, but an old photo reveals this ancestor wearing a suit. Puzzled and eager to learn more, Durrell travels to Columbus, Miss.

Lumina

Lumina

Raised mostly by a surrogate family, Boston artist Lumina Gershfield is compelled to find out all that she can about her biological family.