Earliest date: 1918 (Cecil Sharp collection)
Found in: US(SE)
Susannah vows to be true to the widow's son; they break a ring as a token. Some months later she agrees to marry another man; she scorns the widow's son. He kills himself; that night his ghost comes to claim Susannah
- Laws P33, "Susannah Clargy"
- SharpAp 185, "Susannah Clargy" (1 text, 1 tune)
- BBI, ZN3179, "Young lovers most discrete and wise"
- DT 511, SUSCLRGY
- Roud #998
- BI, LP33