|Born||2 July 1912 |
|Died||5 January 1998 (85)|
Carson, Skamania, Washington
Datus Orestes Perry (July 2, 1912 - January 5, 1998) was an American Bigfoot researcher, known for his claims to multiple sightings over the course of his life, and his advocacy of local bylaws in Washington state to prevent Bigfoot hunting.
- "U.S. SSDI," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JL1T-4Q3: accessed 21 Feb 2013): Datus O Perry, 5 January 1998
- Profile of Datus Perry by Kyle Mizokami in 1999, revamped in 2009 by Bobbie Short (bigfootencounters.com)
- "Easy, big fella; new county law is on your side", Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, Oregon) 117 (178): 2A, 8 April 1984, http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=FuZVAAAAIBAJ&sjid=h-EDAAAAIBAJ&dq=datus-perry&pg=6671%2C4252080