Roots Television has a new episode that features a search for the tombstone of Ildebrando Zacchini, the founder of the first "Human Cannon Ball Act," and his wife. If you have ever searched a cemetery for a particular tombstone, you know what this search felt like!
George Morgan and Drew Smith not only found the tombstone, they also pieced the family together by using genealogy techniques. You can watch to see how they did this research. This video provides an insight into a fascinating part of American history.
You can watch George Morgan, Drew Smith and the Flying Zacchinis at http://rootstelevision.com/players/player_dearlydeparted.php?bctid=1493265270.