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Tracing Your Roots - Series 4 - Roots in India


Sally Magnusson presents the series exploring the practice of researching family history. Sally and resident genealogist Nick Barratt explore family roots in India. Sam Merry's Indian great-grandmother was disowned by her family when she married a British soldier. Moving with him to Nottinghamshire, she never spoke of her homeland again. Now, more than a 100 years later, Sam wants to trace his family's Indian roots, and wonders what his ancestor's new life in Mansfield would have been like.

Broadcasts

  • 2009-09-14 16:30:00 - 2009-09-14 17:00:00 on Radio 4 FM, Radio 4 LW,