Sue an Asian elephant at Clyde Brothers-Carden-Johnson Circus


 ☨ ♀ Sue  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 25 years old
Origin
Born:* 1954 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1955
Death
Dead date: 1979-06-04
Death reason: disease: salmonella poisoning
Locations
Present / last location:Clyde Brothers-Carden-Johnson Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1978-00-00Clyde Brothers-Carden-Johnson Circus
from Clyde Brothers Circus (Howard Suesz)

Document updated2012-06-06: New elephant RE
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Description

† Sue is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Clyde Brothers-Carden-Johnson Circus, in United States, of disease in 1979-06-04. Official death reason described as salmonella poisoning. (see detailed list).

Origin


Sue was born wild 1954. and imported 1955


Comments / pictures

Records about Sue from Bob Cline
1955 to 1979 - Clyde Bros. Circus
Died - June 4, 1979 of Salmonella food poisoning (Santa Fe, NM)


Mary, Sue and Ruth arrived fall 1955 from India / Siam to Howard Suesz's Clyde Brothers Circus.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sue, an Asian elephant at Clyde Brothers-Carden-Johnson Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12687. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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