JK Rowling featured on Who Do You Think You Are? Sunday on TLC

Author JK Rowling sets off to solve a family genealogy mystery on the next episode of Who Do You Think You Are?, this Sunday, August 2nd at 9/8c on TLC.

JK Rowling sets off on a journey to uncover her maternal French roots; she finally solves a family mystery; uncovers a harrowing tale of wartime heroism; and discovers a surprising connection to a bold woman on a new episode of Who Do You Think You Are? airing this Sunday, August 2 at 9/8c on TLC.

JK Rowling goes on a journey in France to trace her mother’s roots. She discovers that a family war story might not be what she thought when military records reveal a surprising truth. Tracing the trail even further back, Jo learns of her 2x great-grandmother, who had plenty of struggles both as a poor, single mother and a witness to German invasion during wartime, which forced her family to choose sides in a time of turmoil.

The JK Rowling episode airs on Sunday 2 August 2015, 9:00 pm Eastern / 8:00 pm Central on TLC. Check your local television listings for the exact time in your location.

Photo credit: Photo courtesy of TLC. Used by permission.

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WDYTYA Genealogy Bingo Card for Sunday Night’s Premiere on TLC

Who Do You Think You Are? Bingo Card While others may be pursuing the WDYTYA Drinking Game, you and the entire family can play along during tonight’s season premiere episode of Who Do You Think You Are? with our new WDYTYA Genealogy Bingo Card. Click here to download and print the PDF version.

And don’t forget to tune in to the Ginnifer Goodwin episode of Who Do You Think You Are? on Sunday evening, 26 July 2015, at 9:00pm EDT/8:00pm CDT on TLC!

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Ginnifer Goodwin featured on Who Do You Think You Are? Sunday on TLC

Actress Ginnifer Goodwin tries to get to the bottom of a dark family secret on Who Do You Think You Are?, this Sunday, July 26th at 9/8c on TLC.

Actress Ginnifer Goodwin tries to get to the bottom of a dark family secret and discover why her father never knew his own grandparents on a new episode of Who Do You Think You Are? airs this Sunday, July 26 at 9/8c on TLC.

Actress Ginnifer Goodwin never knew her paternal grandfather, John Barton Goodwin,who died when she was an infant. She’s been haunted by the lack of information sur-rounding his family line; he never talked about his parents to her father, Tim. Under-standing the generations that laid the foundation for her has grown more important toher since becoming a mother herself. The birth of her son Oliver has reignited her de-sire to know why her grandfather never spoke of his mother and father.

The Ginnifer Goodwin episode airs on Sunday 26 July 2015, 9:00 pm Eastern / 8:00 pm Central on TLC. Check your local television listings for the exact time in your location.

Photo credit: Photo courtesy of TLC. Used by permission.

©2015, copyright Thomas MacEntee.