The Waltons

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • None

A popular, long-running drama about a close-knit family in rural, Depression-era Virginia, based on the experiences of series creator and narrator Earl Hamner Jr. Sentimental and often moving, the Emmy-winning series told stories of family trials, triumphs and values with great simplicity and honesty. Its genesis was a superb 1971 teleplay, 'The Homecoming:...read more

Season 6, Episode 20 The Family Tree

First Aired: February 9, 1978

Verdie discovers her father's slave ornament while investigating her ancestry. Jason: Jon Walmsley. Harley: Hal Williams. Elizabeth: Kami Cotler. Mrs. Nelson: Paulene Myers. Grandpa: Will Geer. Frank Nelson: Davis Roberts. John: Ralph Waite. Arnold Kevin: Donald Petrie. Olivia: Michael Learned. Miss Unwin: Ernestine Barrier. Sexton: Vernon Washington. Clerk: Amzie Strickland.

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  • Premiered: September 14, 1972
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  • Premise: A popular, long-running drama about a close-knit family in rural, Depression-era Virginia, based on the experiences of series creator and narrator Earl Hamner Jr. Sentimental and often moving, the Emmy-winning series told stories of family trials, triumphs… (more)

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