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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9137

Titles:
The Irishman's Farewell to his Country

First Lines:
Oh, farewell Ireland! I am going across the stormy main

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13846

Titles:
Come back to Erin
Come back to Erin, mavourneen, mavourneen

First Lines:
Come back to Erin mavourneen, mavourneen
Come back to Erin, mavourneen, mavourneen

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4357

Titles:
William and Mary's farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you
Farewell dear Erin I now must leave you

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9138

Titles:
A much-admired song called The Irishman's farewell to his country -- bound for America
A new song called The Irishman's farewell to his country

First Lines:
Far[e]well dear Erin's lovely isle, for here I cannot stay
Farewell, dear Erin's lovely isle, for here I cannot stay

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2661

Titles:
[T]he Irish emigrant
The Irish emigrant
Irish emigrant

First Lines:
I'm sitting by the stile, Mary
I'm sitting on the style [sic], Mary
I'm sitting on the stile Mary
I'm sitting on a stile Mary
I'm sitting on a style [sic], Mary
I'm sitting on the stile, Mary
I'm sitting on a stile, Mary

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2900

Titles:
The emigrants farewell to Ireland
The emigrant's farewell
The emigrant's farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell to dear Erin, I now must leave you
Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you
Farewell dear Erin I now must leave you
Farewell, dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12535

Titles:
Westport town

First Lines:
Farewell to old Ireland, it is my native ground

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4360

Titles:
The true lovers' farewell to Ireland
The true-lover's farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
'Twas of a summer's evening, as I went out to walk
'Twas of a summer's evening as I went out to walk

Subjects:
India
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4070

Titles:
County Clare

First Lines:
Farewell, my lovely Erin

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V142

Titles:
Apple praties

First Lines:
My name is Tade O'Sulivan, I came from sweet Killarney, O!
My name is Tade O'Sullivan, I came from sweet Killarney

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4620

Titles:
My love Nell

First Lines:
Come all ye boys, both far and near
Come all ye boys both far and near

Subjects:
America
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9621

Titles:
Answer to Pat must emigrate

First Lines:
I've just landed from America with cash in store galore, sir

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4352

Titles:
The loyal lovers' departure from Ireland

First Lines:
The American war is over! and of peace I like to hear

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3006

Titles:
The emigrant's letter from Quebec

First Lines:
All you who think you are oppress'd

Subjects:
Quebec (Canada)

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13542

Titles:
The wanderer

First Lines:
There's a grey haired old woman who mourns for her boy
There's a grey-hair'd old woman who mourns for her boy

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V848

Titles:
Lamentation for the loss of Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell sweet Erin, fare thee woll [sic]

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V307

Titles:
Campbell's farewell to old Ireland
Campbell's farwell [sic] to Ireland
Campbell's farewell. To Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell to old Ireland the place of nativity
Farewell to old Ireland the place of my nativity

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 43554355

Titles:
The exile of Erin

First Lines:
There came to the beech [sic] a poor exile of Erin

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2061

Titles:
A new song cal'd the Poor wanderrer [sic] sighs and grief on parting his native land

First Lines:
Oh Erin my country tho thousands did leave thee

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4361

Titles:
The rmigrant's [sic] farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Adelu [sic] farewell to all my freinds [sic]

Subjects:
Quebec
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3826

Titles:
Terence's farewell

First Lines:
So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9970

Titles:
The emigrants tragedy
The emigrants tragedy. (Annswer to Erin's lovely home)

First Lines:
Ye Paterson's of Erin's isle come due attention pay
Ye Pattersons of Erin's isle, come due attention pay

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2060

Titles:
A favorite new song called The Irishman's farewell to his native land

First Lines:
Farewell dear Erin's lovely isle, for here I cannot stay

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2119

Titles:
Kathleen, asthore

First Lines:
In an old Irish home sat an old Irish farmer

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17820

Titles:
My heart's with my Norah

First Lines:
My heart's with my Norah
My heart's with my Norah for she is my treasure

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration - Irish

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