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The Hollow Tree Legend of George Burkhart

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Join us on YouTube as we tell the captivating and somewhat mystical tale of one of the earliest settlers in Harlan County, Kentucky. This episode is rich with local history, folklore, witchcraft, and an extraordinary case of longevity.

Discover the intriguing life of George Burkhart, who, according to legend, lived to the ripe old age of 125. Hear about his unique living situation in a giant hollow sycamore tree and his multiple marriages, including one at the age of 118!

Whether fact or folklore, this tale is sure to leave you pondering the mysteries of Appalachia’s past.

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