First published in Cecil Sharp's songbook English Folksongs From The Southern Appalachians (1917).
Clarence Ashley [as Dark Moleen Blues]
Ashley & Foster [B-side of Rising Sun Blues (see: House Of The Rising Sun)]
Carter Family [as East Virginia Blues and East Virginia Blues No. 2]
Rambling Boys [Jack Elliott & Derroll Adams, crediting A.P. Carter]
Danny & The Islanders [Finnish hit, later in film The Double (2014)]
Monkees [as I Was Born In East Virginia]
Dave Alvin [as East Virginia Blues]
Songs as Dark Hollow, Silver Dagger, I Don't Want Your Millions Mister and Greenback Dollar use lines from this one.