Colonel Freckles

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Colonel Freckles
Breed Quarter Horse
Discipline Cutting
Sire Jewel's Leo Bars
Grandsire Sugar Bars
Dam Christy Jay
Maternal grandsire Rey Jay
Sex Stallion
Foaled 1973
Country United States
Color Sorrel
Breeder Marion Flynt
Other awards
1976 NCHA Futurity Champion
Honors
American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame

Colonel Freckles, a Quarter Horse stallion, was a cutting horse who earned $46,305.00 in National Cutting Horse Association (or NCHA) contests before retiring to a career at stud.[1] He died in October 1986 from complications of eating blister beetles.[1] Among his offspring are Nu Cash, Doc Jewl Bar, Reveille Bar, Just Plain Colonel, Master Jay, Colonel Hotrodder, Colonel Flip, and Colonel Barrachone.[1]

Colonel Freckles was inducted into the AQHA Hall of Fame.[2]

Pedigree[edit]

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Percentage (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Three Bars (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Myrtle Dee (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sugar Bars
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rey
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Frontera Sugar
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palomino DO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jewel's Leo Bars
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Joe Reed II
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leo
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Little Fanny
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leo Pan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Handy Shot (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Panchita
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mule Shoe mare
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Colonel Freckles
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ranchero
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rey del Rancho
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Panda de la Tordia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rey Jay
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tino
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Calandria K
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tordia de Garcia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Christy Jay
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leo
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leo Bob
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
89'er
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Christy Carol
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mike Troutman
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mike's Dilly
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gypsy Diamond
 
 
 
 
 
 

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Holmes Legends 6 pp. 114–125
  2. ^ American Quarter Horse Association "AQHA Hall of Fame Archived October 12, 2011, at the Wayback Machine."

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