Motu Iti (Marquesas Islands)
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This article is about the island in French Polonesia. For the islet off of Easter Island, see Motu Iti (Rapa Nui).
In 1814, four sailors from an American ship were stranded on the rocky island. One survived for three years until being rescued by a passing ship.
- "American seaman brought away from a desert rock after three years residence on it". The Analectic Magazine. Philadelphia: Moses Thomas. 10: 427–428. 1817. Retrieved 2016-01-08.
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