Deceased elephants at Knoxville Zoo in United States


This database list 7 dead elephants

NrIdName
Species-Sex
AgeBirthDeath dateDeath reasonParentsArrivalArrival from locationImport
1 SSP id: 41 + Mamie (Mammie)
LA F
43wild
1963
2006-03-10euthanised x 1979-04-09Buffalo Zoo
2 SSP id: 93 + Big Boy
LA M
18wild
1970
1988-02-15euthanised musculoskeletal mechanical abnormality x 1972-11-10Frank Thompson (Bradenton)
3 SSP id: 171 + Hillery
LA F
8captive-born
1978-05-16
1986-03-25euthanised urinary mechanical abnormalityLouie (Old Diamond) x Hazel (Sapphire)1982-06-22Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit)
4 SSP id: 46 + Oddles (Moesha)
LA F
19wild
1965
1984-11-05euthanised musculoskeletal; buried x 1976-11-02Lion Country Safari, Inc - Stockbridge
5 SSP id: 77 + Opel
LA F
14wild
1969
1983-05-06disease musculoskeletal mechanical abnormality; buried x 1971-08-13International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)1971?
6 SSP id: 35 + Hazel (Sapphire)
LA F
20wild
1960
1980-12-10disease infection associated, generalized viral; buried x 1974-03-14Memphis Zoo
7 SSP id: 11 + Louie (Old Diamond)
LA M
34wild
1946
1980-09-10disease infection associated, generalized toxicity; buried x 1962-00-00Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus1955

Source for the list of elephants deceased at Knoxville Zoo

Reference list

Facts about Deceased elephants at Knoxville Zoo in United States, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2020), available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=95 (archived at the Wayback machine)






Sources used for this list:

Latest updateName of elephantSource (if it is a website, the target website will open in new window)
2012-02-28 Hillery:
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • 2009-11-24 Louie (Old Diamond):
  • http://circustents.blogspot.com/">Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.
  • Richard Chiger
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2007/06/to-henry-penndorf.html">Buckles Weblog
  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=3401">Buckles Weblog:RBBB 1956
  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2008/06/african-elephant-domestication-3.html
  • 2008-12-26 Oddles (Moesha):
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2008-12-26 Opel:
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2008-12-26 Big Boy:
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2008-12-25 Mamie (Mammie):
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=144" >Two Knoxville Workers Hurt When Elephant Breaks Loose
  • http://www.wbir.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=32651" >Mamie the Elephant Dies at Knoxville Zoo
  • 2008-12-25 Hazel (Sapphire):
  • Ryan Easley, USA


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