Lord, Remember Me

DESCRIPTION: "Oh, Deat' he is a little man, And he goes from do' to do', He killed some souls and he wounded some...." "Do, Lord, remember me (x2), I cry to the Lord as the year roll around...." "I want to die like-a Jesus die, And he die with a free good will...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1867 (Allen/Ware/Garrison)
KEYWORDS: death religious Jesus nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Allen/Ware/Garrison, p. 12, "Lord, Remember Me" (1 text, 1 tune)
Botkin-AmFolklr, pp. 915-916, "Lord, Remember Me" (1 text, 1 tune)

Roud #11849
RECORDINGS:
Mississippi John Hurt, "Do Lord Remember Me" (on MJHurt04)
Jimmie Strothers & Joe Lee, "Do, Lord, Remember Me" (AFS 746 B2, 1936; on LC10)

NOTES: This should not be confused with "Do Lord, Remember Me," a separate song. - PJS
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File: BAF915

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