† Barnum Nellie is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Houston Zoo, in United States, of from unknown reasons in 1941. (see detailed list).
Barnum Nellie was born wild 1914.
According to Ringling elephants 1888-1968 in Bandwagon, this elephant came to RBBB from Barnum and Bailey, not from from Ringling Brothers Circus.
Buckles Woodcock support this:
(The name Barnum Nellie is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)