Historian Explains Meghan Markle’s Family Tree

Meghan Markle’s family on her mother’s side shared their history with Inside Edition. They’re known as the Raglands of Georgia. Meghan’s ancestor Steve Ragland was born into slavery in 1848. Meghan’s extended family only learned of their connection to the now-Duchess of Sussex right before Meghan’s wedding to Prince Harry. They watched the ceremony with pride, and home some day to welcome Meghan and her prince to Georgia.