Green Allen Brooks, “Mountain Man”


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There was a man who lived in Lee County, Virginia, who claimed to have once been a Tennessee Circuit Court judge, a preacher, a teacher and a business owner in Cumberland Gap.

He was also tried for killing two lawmen who tried to arrest his son-in-law.

Today we tell the story of Green Allen Brooks, dubbed by the press as the “Mountain Man.”

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