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Elleparu (York Minster)

1801/2 – before 1873

A Fuegian man of the Alakaluf tribe brought to England in 1830 by Robert FitzRoy. In 1832 he returned to Tierra del Fuego in the Beagle. Married Yokcushlu (Fuegia Basket).


Hazlewood 2000


Hazlewood, Nick. 2000. Savage. The life and times of Jemmy Button. London: Hodder and Stoughton.