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Charlie Patton

Other Names: Charley Patton, Elder J.J. Hadley, The Masked Marvel, Charley Peters

Personal: half-brother fo the Chatmon-brothers

* 1887 [Blues Who's Who] May 1, 1891 [Wikipedia] Hinds County, near Edwards or Bolton, Mississippi
Living most of his life in Sunflower County, Mississippi
1897-1929 - he moved to Dockery Plantation near Ruleville MS, worked outside music, frequently worked at local meetings, suppers, dances in Ruleville area
from 1916 - worked with Tommy Johnson, Willie Brown, Dick Bankston... at local parties on Webb Jennings Plantation, Drew MS area
1908 - Dec. 12 - Bolivar County: Marriage with Gertrude Lewis see document
c1923 - frequently worked with Tommy Johnson at local jukes in Greenwood and Moorhead MS areas
mid 20s - frequently hoboed through Mississippi working in loggong camps, at parties and streets
1929 - recorded for Paramount, Richmond IN
1929/30 - recorded for Paramount, Grafton WI - frequently worked at Jeffrey's Plantation, Lula MS
1930-34 - settled down in Holly Ridge MS with his wife Bertha Lee - worked at country dances, juke joints, barbecues... in Boyle, Cleveland, Stringtown, Leland MS areas
1934 - recorded for Vocalion, New York City - worked with Honeyboy Edwards at parties, country stores on or about Will Dockery's Plantation, Ruleville MS
April 28, 1934 (at 350 Heathman Street, Heathman-Dedham plantation) near Indianola, Mississippi (Sunflower County)
buried in unmarked grave, Holly Ridge MS

Instruments: guitar (acoustic)

Influences: Henry Sloan

Influenced: Son House, Willie Brown, Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson, Howlin' Wolf, Tommy Johnson, Bukka White, Fred McDowell, Henry Sims...

Sources:
Wikipedia
Blues Who's Who
Dixon, Robert M.W.: Blues & Gospel Records 1890-1943
Evans, David: Charley Patton Biography (part 1). Charley Patton Biography (part 2). Charley Patton Biography (part 3) (on www.paramountshome.org)

Songs (with date of recording):

34 Blues
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14739-1 Vocalion 02651 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Ananaias
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14741- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Banty Rooster Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15217-- Paramount 12792 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Bed Bugs And Snakes
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14754- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
Be True, Be True Blues
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-66-2 Paramount 12940 - Henry Sims (v,vn), Charley Patton (g)
Bird Nest Bound
1930.05.00? -- Grafton WI - L-433-1 Paramount 13070 - Charley Patton (v,g), Willie Brown (g)
Black Cow Blues
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14744- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
Charles Bradley's Ten Sixty-Six Blues
1934.01.30 -- NYC - 14724- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
Circle Round The Moon
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-39-1 Paramount 13040 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Come Back Corrina
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-46-1 Paramount 12912 - Henry Sims (v,vn), Charley Patton (g)
The Delta Murder
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14755- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
Devil Sent The Rain Blues
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-40-1 Paramount 13040 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Dog Train Blues
1945.01.31 -- NYC - 14745- ARC unissued - Bertha Lee (v), Charley Patton (g)
Down The Dirt Road Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15215-- Paramount 12854 - Charley Patton (v,g), unknown (sp)
Dry Well Blues
1930.05.28? -- Grafton WI - L-429-2 Paramount 13070 - Charley Patton (v,g), Willie Brown (g)
Elder Greene Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-38-1 (L-38-2 Paramount unissued) Paramount 12972 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Farrell Blues
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-45-1 Paramount 12912 - Henry Sims (v,vn), Charley Patton (g)
Frankie & Albert
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-42-1 Paramount 13110 - Charley Patton (v,g)
God's Word Will B`Never Pass Away
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14753- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Going To Move To Alabama
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-37-1 Paramount 13014 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Green River Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-44-3 Paramount 12972 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Hammer Blues
(Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-47-1 Paramount unissued, L-47-2 Paramount 12998 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Hang It On The Wall
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14758-1 Vocalion 02931 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Heart Like Railroad Steel (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-50-1 Paramount 12953 - Charley Patton (v,g)
High Sheriff Blues
1934.01.30 -- NYC - 14725-2 Vocalion 02680 - Charley Patton (v,g)
High Water Everywhere Part I, II
(Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-59-1, L-60-2 Paramount 12909 - Charley Patton (v,g)
I'm Goin' Home
(Joe McCoy)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15227-- Paramount 12883 - Charley Patton (v,g)
I Shall Not Be Moved

1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-62-2 Paramount 12986, L-62-? Paramount unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
It Won't Be Long
(Miller)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15220-- Paramount 12854 - Charley Patton (v,g)
I've Got A Mother Up In Kingdom
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14740- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Jersey Bull Blues
1934.01.30 -- NYC - 14723-1 Vocalion 02782 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Jesue Is A Dying-Bed Maker
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-61-1 Paramount 12986 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Jim Lee Blues
Part I

1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-57-2 Paramount 13080 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Jim Lee Blues Part II

1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-58-1 Paramount 13133 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Joe Kirby
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-67-2 Paramount 13133 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Listen What She Said
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14742- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Lord I'm Discouraged (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15226 Paramount 12883 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Love My Stuff
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14746-1 Vocalion 02782 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Magnolia Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-48-1 Paramount 12943 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Mean Black Cat Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-41-1 Paramount 12943 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Mean Black Moan (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-77-1 Paramount 12953 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Mind Reader Blues
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14736-1 Vocalion 02650 - Bertha Lee (v), Charley Patton (g) -

Mississippi Boweavil Blues
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15211-- Paramount 12805 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Moon Going Down
1930.05.28? -- Grafton WI - L-432-1 Paramount 13014 - Charley Patton (v,g), Willie Brown (g)
Move Your Trunk
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14759- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
My Man Blues
1934.01.30 -- NYC - 14728- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Oh Death
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14749-3 Vocalion 02904 - Bertha Lee (v), Charley Patton (v,g)
Oh Lord I'm In Your Hands
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14748- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Over the Sea Blues --> see: Down the Dirt Road Blues
Pea Vine Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15221-A Paramount 12877 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Pony Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15216-- Paramount 12792 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Poor Me
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14757-1 Vocalion 02651 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Prayer Of Death Part I,II (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15225--,-A Paramount 12799 - Elder J.J. Hadley (v,g)
Rattlesnake Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-63-2 Paramount 12924 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn)
Revenue Man Blues
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14747- Vocalion 02931 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Running Wild Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-64-1 Paramount 12924 - Charley Patton (v,g), Henry Sims (vn) -

Screamin' & Hollerin' The Blues
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15214-- Paramount 12805 - The Masked Marvel (v,g) -

Shake It & Break It (But Don't Let It Fall, Mama)
(Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15224-- Paramount 12869 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Some Happy Days
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-51-1 Paramount 13031 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Some Summer Day Part I
1930.05.28? -- Grafton WI - L-431-1 Paramount 13080 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Some Of These Days I'll Be Gone
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-43-1 Paramount unissued, L-43-2 Paramount 13110 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Southern Whistle Blues
1934.01.30 -- NYC - 14726- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
A Spoonful Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15223-- Paramount 12869 - Charley Patton (v,g), unknown (sp) -

Stone Pony Blues
1934.01.30 -– NYC – 14728-1 Vocalion 02680 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Stoop Down
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14738- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g)
Tell Me Man Blues
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-65-1 Paramount 12940 - Henry Sims (v,vn), Charley Patton (g)
Till the Day Is Done
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14743- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Tom Rushen Blues (Charlie Patton)
1929.06.14 -- Richmond IN - 15222-A Paramount 12877 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Troubled 'Bout My Mother
1934.01.01 -- NYC - 14752-1 Vocalion 02904 - Bertha Lee (v), Charley Patton (v,g)
When Your Way Gets Dark (Charlie Patton)
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-49-1 Paramount 12998 - Charley Patton (v,g)
Whiskey Distillery
1934.02.01 -- NYC - 14756- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
Yellow Bee
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14735-2 Vocalion 02650 - Bertha Lee (v), Charley Patton (sp,g) -

You're Gonna Miss Me, Honey
1934.01.31 -- NYC - 14737- Vocalion unissued - Charley Patton (v,g), Bertha Lee (v)
You're Gonna Need Somebody When You Die
1929.10.00? -- Grafton WI - L-52-1 Paramount 13031 - Charley Patton (v,g)

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