African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Beauval Zoo in France

♀ Marge
Alternative name: Marjorie


EEP nr8712


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1986 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Beauval Zoo, in France

Date of arrival

2003-03-12Beauval Zoo
from Longleat Safari Park

1989-00-00Longleat Safari Park
from Isle of Wight Sandown Zoo

1989-00-00Isle of Wight Sandown Zoo
from Longleat Safari Park

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History of updates2023-10-20: prev location Sandown Zoo

Latest document update2023-10-20 08:18:28
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Marge is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Beauval Zoo, in France.

Marge arrived in 2003-03-12 to the Beauval Zoo, relocated from the Longleat Safari Park, in United Kingdom.

Marge lives together with 6 other elephants at the Beauval Zoo:
  1. Akili born 2002-01-18
  2. Ashanti born 2003-01-15
  3. Juba (Jaba) born 1987
  4. MKali born 1989
  5. NDala born 1989
  6. Tana (Tots) born 1987

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Marge was born wild 1986 at Kruger National Park.

Comments / pictures

there is an old photo of her being taken out for a walk, on the wall of the pub near to the caravan holiday park near the zoo.

Paul Irven
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Marge, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Beauval Zoo in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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