The Genealogy Roadshow Los Angeles episode aired on PBS stations on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Pictured above are: Co-Host Mary Tedesco and the Schwab family (Katherine, Jason (center), and Colleen Schwab). The Schwabs contacted Genealogy Roadshow to learn more about family patriarch Lena Schwab and her connection to the legendary Hollywood hot-spot Schwab’s Pharmacy!
Los Angeles – Union Station
Premiered June 28, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. ET
A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories at Los Angeles Union Station. A woman questions her family’s connection to the legendary Hollywood hot-spot, Schwab’s Pharmacy; another seeks a connection to one of the first African-American college graduates; a woman’s family tree is wrapped in a genealogical web that has captivated the Roadshow team for years; one man’s ancestor lived in the right places at the right times, finding himself connected to historic events and iconic companies; a woman discovers a scoundrel in her family tree; and a Roadshow host shares a unique insight on the Ellis Island immigration experience.
Photo & episode description courtesy of PBS.