Author R.G. Yoho was born in Parkersburg, West Virginia. While he was still a child, his parents moved the family to a cattle farm in southeastern Ohio.
Yoho's passion for Westerns began with the reading of Flint, a novel by famed Western author, Louis L'Amour.
In addition, R.G. has also published three works of non-fiction, the most recent a work of history, America's History Is His Story.
Married for over thirty years, R.G. is the father of three and the grandfather of two. He is also a devoted fan of West Virginia University football and basketball.