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Series Three

The Family Histories Podcast - Series 3 (2022)

The Third Series of The Family Histories Podcast was launched with host Andrew and Sándor Petőfi in a trailer on 26th April 2022.

The episodes saw guests discuss topics including; colonialism, emigration, World War One, LGBTQ+ history, Sephardic Jewish history, and mental health.

As usual, guests shared their current research brick walls in a hope that one of you might be able to help them find that breakthrough.

The Family Histories Podcast - Series Three Trailer (S03EP00)

Series Three Trailer

Series Three kicked off with Andrew and Sándor in the garage, making some long-overdue upgrades to the secret time machine.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Benefactor' with Denise Geelhart (S03EP01)

Episode 1: ‘The Benefactor’ with Denise Geelhart

Andrew meets Murderous Roots host and genealogist, Denise Geelhart, and hears about her German ancestor who emigrated to the US.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Trapped' with Chris Paton (S03EP02)

Episode 2: ‘The Trapped’ with Chris Paton

Andrew meets professional genealogist and author, Chris Paton, and hears about his letter-writing Gt Grandmother who was caught in a war.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Emigrant' with Helen Parker-Drabble (S03EP03)

Episode 3: ‘The Emigrant’ with Helen Parker-Drabble

Andrew meets ‘geneatherapist’ and author Helen Parker-Drabble, and hears about how her Grandfather was caught in a difficult dilemma.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Defiant' with David Mendoza (S03EP04)

Episode 4: ‘The Defiant’ with David Mendoza

Andrew meets David Mendoza – the President of the Sephardic Genealogical Society, and hears how his relative was persecuted to death.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Priest' with Jill Ball (S03EP

Episode 5: ‘The Priest’ with Jill Ball

Andrew meets Australian genealogist and speaker, Jill Ball, and hears about her globe-trotting holy relative.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Matriarch' with Yetunde Abiola (S03EP06)

Episode 6: ‘The Matriarch’ with Yetunde Abiola

Andrew meets genealogist Yetunde Abiola, and hears about her beloved Jamaican Gt. Gt. Grandmother.

The Family Histories Podcast - 'The Forgotten' by Sheldon K. Goodman (S03EP07)

Episode 7: ‘The Forgotten’ with Sheldon K. Goodman

Andrew meets family historian and Cemetery Club co-founder, Sheldon K. Goodman, and hears about his ancestor whose abusive behaviour led him to be ‘forgotten’ on purpose.

The Family Histories Podcast - The Great (Bonus) (S03EP08)

Episode 8: The Great (Bonus)

An intruder holds host Andrew and guest Sheldon at sword point, but who is he, and what does he want?


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