Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris) in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Jewel  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Born:* 1945 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1990-08-00
Death reason: disease: pnemonia
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris), in United States

Date of arrival

1979-00-00Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris)
from Benson Bros Circus (William Morris)

1957-00-00Benson Bros Circus (William Morris)
from Kelly Morris Circus

1950-00-00Kelly Morris Circus
from Unknown

Record history
History of updates2010-12-31: New elephant RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Jewel is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1990-08-00 at Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris), in United States, . Official death reason described as pnemonia.


Jewel was born wild 1945.

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Records about Jewel from Bob Cline

JEWEL Female Asian
1949 - Arrived in US from Banghok, Thailand
1950 - Kelly-Morris Circus
1957 - Benson Bros. Circus
1979 to 1990 - Morris family elephants
Records about Jewel from Bob Cline

At the time of her death, Jewel was between 44-47 years of age.
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Jewel, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States. Autor of the book Americas elephants
  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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Categories1990 deaths | 1945 births | Born in Thailand | Elephants from Elephant Encounters (Bill Morris) | United States | Asian elephants

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