Had an aunt Silvy, married to a bossy husband.
Lonnie Donegan [claiming authorship just as he did with Rock Island Line; adopting Lead Belly's spoken introduction and all; role model for Yvan Heylen's De Werkmens ('73)]
Harry Belafonte [as Sylvie]
Spinners [the English folk band, not the American soul band]
Sweet Honey In The Rock [as Sylvie]
Leon & Eric Bibb [idem]