Mudcat Café message #1016677 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #5651   Message #1016677
Posted By: George Seto - af221@chebucto.ns.ca
11-Sep-03 - 12:09 AM
Thread Name: Origin: When You and I were Young Maggie
Subject: RE: When You and I were Young Maggie
Guest, sorry, but you might read some of the earlier messages. The song was first printed as such in 1866, from a poem which was written earlier in 1864.

Hope that helps.