This week on Who Do You Think You Are? Rob Lowe is searching for information on his ancestors. Rob has been in many movies. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for his role in The West Wing and is currently in Parks and Recreation as Chris Traeger.
Rob visits the Library of Congress and discovers his ancestor, John Christopher Oeste (East in the USA) was in the Revolutionary War. Rob also visits the Old Barrack Museum in Trenton, NJ. and finds his ancestor’s connection to George Washington. Rob also gets to visit the small church in Germany where he is shown the baptism record of his ancestor and discovers why he left for America.
Who Do You Think You Are? airs Friday at 8p.m. (eastern & western) on most NBC stations.