Cissy an Asian elephant at Carson and Barnes Circus

☨ Cissy
ID nr: Notice: A non well formed numeric value encountered in /customers/6/2/a/ on line 774   SSP Number: 706 / T1412 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Carson and Barnes Circus
ArrivalCarson and Barnes Circus 1976-01-23
from Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 1974-10-11
from Southwick Animal Farms, Inc
Born:* 1971 wild Thailand
Capture: 1971 ,
Document updated2010-01-04:�New elephant
2016-01-05: SSP nr
The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant as Lost-to-Follow up, or a "documented animal whose current location is unknown." will assume this elephant is dead until more information is provided or discovered.

The final location for Cissy is listed in the Studbook as 'MILLER DA' with no definition. assumes this is abbreviated for D.R. Miller, owner of the Carson & Barnes Circus in the time frame given.

Records about Cissy from SSPNorth American Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Cissy:

706 F ~ 1971 WILD WILD THAILAND ~ 1972 NONE Capture Cissy
JACKSONVL 11-Oct-74 874094 Transfer
MILLER D 23-Jan-76 ________ ltf
Source: SSP studbook for Asian elephants online

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Cissy, an Asian at Carson and Barnes Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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