Hivshu's ancestors

Kale Peary

(a.k.a. Kaalipaluk, Kâla, Kaali, Kali, Karl)

1906 - 1998

Hivshu, Kale Peary

Kale Peary was Hivshu's grandfather. He was born in 1906 and lived a long and active life. Kale was the second Inuit son of Robert Peary (a famous American polar explorer) and his Inuit wife Aleqasina (a.k.a. Ahlikahsingwah, Alikahit, Ally) who was born after the second polar expedition of Robert Peary to Greenland. Their first Inuit son was Anaukaq Peary who was born after the first polar expedition of Robert Peary to Greenland in 1900. 

Kale became a father of 5 children and one of them is Paulina Kristiansen (Peary) who is a great and wonderful woman well-known in Qaanaaq and a mother of Hivshu. He died in 1998 at the age of 92 and was buried in Greenland.

Hivshu, Kale Peary