Finding Your Roots

Don Lemon Learns How His Relatives Were Valued

Clip: Season 7 Episode 8 | 2m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Don Lemon discovers shocking news that his maternal ancestors were sold for $1,800 after a slave owner’s wife passed away.

Aired: 04/20/21

Rating: NR

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Finding Your Roots: Season Seven, Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings).

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