African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES) in United States

♀ Edie


SSP nr520


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Management:Protected contact

People killed:1: handler Stephanie James, Knoxville Zoo, 2011
Born:* 1983 wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Capture: 1984
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), in United States

Date of arrival

2023-11-16Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)
from Knoxville Zoo

2002-10-01Knoxville Zoo
from COATS D

from J. C. Schulz Inc.

Record history
History of updates2021-06-23

Latest document update2023-11-18 12:42:22
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Edie is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), in United States.

Edie arrived in 2023-11-16 to the Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), relocated from the Knoxville Zoo, in United States.


Edie lives together with 11 other elephants at the Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES):

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. 1. ♂ Artie (Aardvark) born 1983
  2. 2. ♀ Billie born 1962
  3. 3. ♀ Debbie born 1971
  4. 4. ♀ Donna born 1980
  5. 5. ♀ Flora born 1982
  6. 6. ♀ Minnie (Packy II, Talli) born 1966
  7. 7. ♀ Nosey (Tiny, Peanut) born 1982
  8. 8. ♀ Ronnie (Maharani) born 1966
  9. 9. ♀ Sissy (Gerry II) born 1968
  10. 10. ♀ Sukari born 1984
  11. 11. ♀ Tange born 1975


Edie was born wild 1983 at Africa unspecified location, captured 1984 .

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Edie, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1214. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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