Will Weldon

Will Weldon

Profile:
Will Weldon (circa 1906, Grenada, Mississippi, USA - died April 30, 1934, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, aged 28) was an American Memphis blues singer and guitar player, associated with the Memphis Jug Band.

For entries referring to Casey Bill Weldon, please use William Weldon

The blues historian Jim O'Neal found the following information in the Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955:

born: about 1906, Grenada, Mississippi
died: age 28, 30 April 1934, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee
Burial: 2 May 1934, Mt Carmel Cemetery

Race: Colored (Black)
Marital Status: Single
Street Address: 205 Beale
Occupation: Musician
Father's Name: Will Weldon
Father's Birth Place: Mississippi
Mother's Name: Adeline Burt
Mother's Birth Place: Mississippi
FHL Film Number: 1876812
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Variations:

Will Weldon Discography

Compilations

Various Turpentine Blues Various - Frank Stokes' Dream - The Memphis Blues-1927-1931 (Comp) Yazoo US 1968 Sell This Version
Various Hitch Me To Your Buggy Various - Up And Down The Mississippi (1926-1940) (Comp) Roots (2) Austria 1969 Sell This Version
OJL-21 Various Hitch Me To Your Buggy And Drive Me Like A Mule Various - The Blues In Memphis 1927-1939 (All The Uptown And Downhome Music Of The Gateway To The Delta)(LP, Comp) Origin Jazz Library OJL-21 US 1969 Sell This Version
MA7001 Various Turpentine Blues Various - Memphis Country Blues Greatest Hits Vol. I(CD, Comp) Memphis Archives MA7001 US 1994 Sell This Version
CD 606 Memphis Jug Band Turpentine Blues and 1 more… Memphis Jug Band - Volume One(CD, Comp, RE, RM) JSP Records CD 606 UK 1994 Sell This Version
DGF15 Memphis Jug Band Turpentine Blues and 1 more… Memphis Jug Band - Memphis Jug Band, Volume 1(CD, Comp) Frog (7) DGF15 UK 1997 Sell This Version
KATCD174 Various Turpentine Blues Various - The Roots Of Canned Heat(CD, Comp) Catfish Records KATCD174 2000 Sell This Version
JSP7745 Memphis Jug Band With Gus Cannon's Jug Stompers* Hitch Me To Your Buggy And Drive Me Like A Mule and 1 more… Memphis Jug Band With Gus Cannon's Jug Stompers* - Memphis Jug Band With Cannon's Jug Stompers(4xCD, Comp, RM + Box) JSP Records JSP7745 UK 2005 Sell This Version
PROPERBOX 151 Charley Patton Hitch Me To Your Buggy and 1 more… Charley Patton - The Definitive Charley Patton(3xCD, Comp + DVD) Proper Records (2) PROPERBOX 151 UK & Europe 2009 Sell This Version
FVTD055 Various Turpentine Blues (as Wil Weldon) Various - Let Me Tell You About The Blues - Atlanta(3xCD, Comp, Dig) Fantastic Voyage FVTD055 UK 2010 Sell This Version
PRMCD6134 Various Turpentine Blues Various - 40 Delta Blues Gems(2xCD, Album, Comp) Primo (2) PRMCD6134 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
WBCD-004 Memphis Jug Band Hitch Me To Your Buggy and 1 more… Memphis Jug Band - Memphis Jug Band -- Associates & Alternate Takes (1927-1930)(CD, Comp) Wolf Records (2) WBCD-004 Austria Unknown Sell This Version