Freddy Greenland was born in Aklavik. Raised by his parents, Joe and Bella Greenland, Freddy was the youngest of eight children. When asked what were some of his fondest memories, an endearing term “the way things were”, can sum it up for Freddy. He remembers inspirational people in his life, such as Reverend James (Jim) Edwards and his
brother Lazarus Sittichinli.