Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Jessie at Sydney Zoo (Taronga)


 ☨ ♀ Jessie  
This photo is Jessie and Sarina. Jessie died 1939.
This photo is Jessie and Sarina. Jessie died 1939.


Identification

ASMP nr4

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 64 years old
Origin
Born:* 1875 unknown
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1939-09-26
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Sydney Zoo (Taronga), in Australia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1916-00-00Sydney Zoo (Taronga)
from Sydney Zoo (Moore Park)
Sydney Zoo (Moore Park) 1883-11-15
from Calcutta Alipore Zoo (Alipore Zoological gardens)

Document updated2009-03-07: image text correction -Jill, +Sarina

2011-05-29: country of origin

2013-05-21: studbook box

2017-03-09: news link
2017-03-09: link to ele-wiki submitted
Google map
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Description

† Jessie is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Sydney Zoo (Taronga), in Australia, 1939-09-26. (see detailed list).

Origin


Jessie was born unknown 1875.


Comments / pictures

In 1934 was approximately 55 years of age.

Contradictory records::
Guidebook of 1934 claims she came from India in 1882.

Records about Jessie from Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2011)
4 F ~ 1875 WILD WILD CALCUTTA ~ 1875 NONE Birth JESSIE
SYDNEY 15 Nov 1883 188302 Transfer
26 Sep 1939 Death
[Death by: Unknown means]



Jessie on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Jessie is mentioned on elephant-news.com

Jessie is mentioned on Elephant News:

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2016-09-24Taronga zoo to recreate 'operation noah's ark' to celebrate 100th birthday - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Jessie, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Sydney Zoo (Taronga) in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=38. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

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Jessie mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

2016-09-24Taronga zoo to recreate 'operation noah's ark' to celebrate 100th birthday - Elephant News

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  • Categories1939 deaths | 1875 births | Born in India | Elephants from Sydney Zoo (Taronga) | Australia | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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