Jean an Asian elephant at Circo Bell

 ☨ ♀ Jean  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Management:Assumed dead
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Circo Bell, in Mexico

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1962-00-00Circo Bell
from Rudy Brothers Circus
Rudy Brothers Circus 1960-00-00
from Jungleland Thousand Oaks animal farm (Louis Goebel)
Jungleland Thousand Oaks animal farm (Louis Goebel) 1956-11-00
from Polack Brothers Circus
Polack Brothers Circus 1954-00-00
from Tom Packs Circus
Tom Packs Circus 1948-11-00
from Catalina Wild Life Expeditions (Noel Rosefelt)

Document updated2010-10-04: New elephant
2018-05-03: Assumed dead
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† Jean is a dead Lost to follow-up Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), assumed dead at Circo Bell in , in Mexico. (see detailed list).


Jean was born wild .

Comments / pictures

Lost to follow up; assumed dead

Records about Jean from Ryan Easleys Blog at
Jean, Female Asian
1948 - Collected in Siam
15 Nov 1948 – Imported by Catalina Wild Life Expeditions
Nov 1948 – Tom Packs Circus
1954 – Polack Bros Circus
Nov 1956 – Jungleland Inc, Thousand Oaks, California
1960 – Rudy Bros Circus
1964 – Circo Hermanos Bell, Mexico
Lost to follow up

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Jean, an Asian elephant at Circo Bell in Mexico. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.
  • Ryan Easley, USA


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