Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
South America unspecified circus in South America unspecified country

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Jenny  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown age
Born:* wild
Birth place: in Asia unspecified location
Death location: South America unspecified circus
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:South America unspecified circus, in South America unspecified country

Date of arrival

1955-00-00South America unspecified circus
from Ben Davenport

1954-00-00Ben Davenport
from Diano Brothers Circus

1953-00-00Diano Brothers Circus
from Wallace Brothers

1952-00-00Wallace Brothers
from Campa Brothers Circus

1951-00-00Campa Brothers Circus
from Plunkett Brothers Circus

1950-00-00Plunkett Brothers Circus 1950-00-00
from Dailey Bros. Circus

1942-00-00Dailey Bros. Circus
from Adele Nelson Elephant Act

1928-00-00Adele Nelson Elephant Act
from Boston Harbour

1926-06-07Boston Harbour
from Port of Hamburg

1926-00-00Port of Hamburg
from Louis Reed

1926-00-00Louis Reed
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
from Port of Hamburg

0000-00-00Port of Hamburg
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

0000-00-00Firma Carl Hagenbeck
from Asia unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2021-09-15: updated location history

Latest document update2021-09-15 06:15:25
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† Jenny is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at South America unspecified circus, in South America unspecified country, .


Jenny was born wild at Asia unspecified location.

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1926: Brought to Boston in US from Hamburg by Louis Reed, most probably purchased from Carl Hagenbeck in Hamburg.

Records about Jenny from Bob Cline

JENNY 1926 to 1941 - Adele Nelson elephant act
Female Asian 1943-Ben Davenport's Dailey Bros. Circus buys from Adele Nelson who is married to Louis Reed.
1942 to 1949 - Dailey Bros. Circus
1950 - Plunkett Rep Show
1951 - Campa Bros. Circus
1952 - Wallace Bros. Circus
1953 - Diano Bros. Circus
1954 - stayed in Davenport quarters
1955 - sold to a show in South America
Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Jenny, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at South America unspecified circus in South America unspecified country. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 March 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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