Jenny (Butcher, Putcher) an Asian elephant at London Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Jenny (Butcher, Putcher)  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 25 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 512
Origin
Born:* 1850-07-00 captive-born
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Parents: x ♀ Katimeh (Betsy)
Imported:1851
Death
Dead date: 1875-07-07
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Locations
Present / last location:London Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival

1851-04-19London Zoo

Document updated2012-05-27: eep nr, records
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Description

† Jenny (Butcher, Putcher) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at London Zoo, in United Kingdom, disease in 1875-07-07, Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)(see detailed list).

Origin


Jenny (Butcher, Putcher) was born captive-born 1850-07-00. and imported 1851

Parentage


Parents of Jenny (Butcher, Putcher) are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Katimeh (Betsy) (mother).


Pedigree


Jenny (Butcher, Putcher)s pedigree:
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Jenny, imported together with her mother, was used as a riding elephant until 36 hours before her death in tuberculosis in 1875.

Records about Jenny (Butcher, Putcher) from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Jenny (Butcher, Putcher):

512 F ~Jul 1850 UNK 511 PUBLIC ~ Jan 1851 NONE Transfer JENNY/BUTCHER
LONDON RP 19 Apr 1851 933 Transfer
7 Jul 1875 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Jenny (Butcher, Putcher), an Asian at London Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3756. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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