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Weekly 150: Gene Autry

The Singing Cowboy’s Tie to Carroll County

By Jason Martin
Posted 3/29/22

While researching the Big Pecan Tree story last week I joined a Facebook group focused around the history of the Natchez Trace State Park. As I went down the rabbit hole, I came across a thread about Gene Autry and how the family had its roots in Carroll County. With limited time, I put a pin in it and decided to come back.

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