Rex Ellsworth | Mormons in Rodeo and Horse Racing

[sc:top_left_adsense300x250_1] A devout Mormon cowboy who served a mission to the African continent, famous Mormon cowboy Rex Ellsworth was the partner to Meshach Tenney and who cemented his own legacy as a celebrity Mormon when he rode a Californian-bred horse to the first ever victory in the Kentucky Derby, raising the prestige of the state’s bred horses.

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