Brigham Young (IV)

DESCRIPTION: "Brigham Young saw the lights Of the Saints a-burning blue, And he sent for Brother Jeddie, Who was always firm and true, To stir up the watchmen... To find us a-noddin', anid, anid a-noddin', To find us a-noddin' To our mountain home."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1947 (Hubbard)
KEYWORDS: home Devil
1801-1877 - Life of Brigham Young
1832 - Young becomes a Mormon
1844 - Young becomes leader of the Mormons
1847 - Mormon migration to Utah
1850 - Young made Governor of Utah territory. From 1857, however, the U.S. Government enforced various restrictions on the Mormons and their governor, mostly in response to polygamy.
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Hubbard, #218, "Brigham Young IV" (1 short text)
Roud #10902
cf. "Brigham Young (I)" (character of Brigham Young) and references there
NOTES [21 words]: This would appear to be based on "We're All Nodding," but with such a short text, and no tune, there is no way to be certain. - RBW
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File: Hubb218

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