Tom Bergeron investigates his French-Canadian roots on his father’s side to find out what brought his ancestors to North America on a new episode of Who Do You Think You Are? airing this Sunday, August 30 at 9/8c on TLC.
Television host Tom Bergeron sets out to unravel the murky history of his paternal roots. Tracing back over 400 years, he uncovers the dramatic story of his 10x great-grandparents, who endured brutal warfare and starvation in France. Then Tom follows their daughter, who was orphaned as a teenager and bravely set off across the Atlantic, playing a significant role in establishing the New World.
The Tom Bergeron episode airs on Sunday 30 August 2015, 9:00 pm Eastern / 8:00 pm Central on TLC. Check your local television listings for the exact time in your location.
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