Tess (Tessie) at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus

† Tess (Tessie)
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 1940-09-27
Death reason: disease: Tetanus and Lung problems
Location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
ArrivedRingling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1939-00-00
from Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus 1933-00-00
from Sells-Floto Circus
Sells-Floto Circus 1930-00-00
from Grants Farm
Grants Farm 1927-00-00
from Grants Farm
Grants Farm 1923-00-00
from Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus 1907-00-00
from Great Wallace Brothers
Great Wallace Brothers 1899-07-04
from Carl Hagenbeck Animal Exhibit (Chicago Fair)
Carl Hagenbeck Animal Exhibit (Chicago Fair) 1897-00-00
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck
Born: wild
Document updated2009-11-07

Sources, among others

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.
  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2009/12/from-buckles.html

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