The Voyage of the Beagle

Who is Jemmy Button from The Voyage of the Beagle and what is their importance?

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Jemmy Button is a native of Tierra del Fuego who Captain Fitz Roy returns to his home island near the Strait of Magellan. Jemmy's people at first do not accept him because he has changed so much from his experience in England. He is finally accepted back into his family and decides to stay.