Barnum Lizzie (Liz) an Asian elephant at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus


 ☨ ♀ Barnum Lizzie (Liz)  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1941-11-07
Death reason: disease: poison
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1919-00-00Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
from Barnum and Bailey Circus

Document updated2012-10-02:
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Description

† Barnum Lizzie (Liz) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, in United States, of disease in 1941-11-07. Official death reason described as poison. (see detailed list).

Origin


Barnum Lizzie (Liz) was born wild .


Comments / pictures

Died fall of 1941 in Atlanta , Ga. due to poisoning.

Records about Barnum Lizzie (Liz) from Bob Cline
LIZZIE ( Barnum ) 1903 to 1918 - Barnum & Bailey Circus
Female Asian 1919 to 1941 - RBBB
Died - Nov. 7,1941 in the Atlanta poisoning



Records about Barnum Lizzie (Liz) from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at http://www.bucklesw.blogspot.com/
From Buckles Woodcocks blog:




Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Barnum Lizzie (Liz), an Asian elephant at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3842. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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