Finding Your Roots

Julia Roberts Learns of Swedish Ancestors' Humble Beginnings

Clip: Season 9 Episode 1 | 5m 50s  | Video has closed captioning.

Julia Roberts learns that her ancestors who immigrated to America were Statares -- contract farm workers who, because of their harsh living conditions, were generally viewed as being on the lowest rungs of Swedish society.

Aired: 01/03/23

Rating: TV-PG

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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.

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