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Kentucky Folklore, Tall Tales and Old Memories


Kentucky History and Genealogy Network, Inc.

Ky Tall Tales and Folklore


Authors showcase their articles about growing up and memories of bygone days, tall tales and stories passed down as well as everyday folklore, many of them forgotten through time. Click below on your favorite authors picture to see their offerings. Check back often as we add new material.

 Marty Wyatt writes a variety of articles mainly based in Knox and surrounding counties.

Mike Watson Mike Watson writes articles mainly of the South Central portion of Kentucky, Adair County area.

Shirley Noe SweitzShirley Noe Swiesz. “I do a weekly article for three newspapers and several sites. It is old-time stories.”

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