“My Girl from Donegal”


The singer is setting out for America. He tells those around him of his parting from beautiful Aileen Oge, with whom none can compare. He wishes he could stay, but no money is to be had. When he becomes rich, he will marry Aileen


  1. SHenry H4, pp. 190-191, "My Girl from Donegal" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13547
  3. BI, HHH004


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1923 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland