JAF Major Duke 78
Registr. # 3674390 Birth date: 09/02/1978
Sire: THORNWOOD MAJOR # 3538036
Dam: WEXVALE BONNIE LOIS # 3580506
The JAF Major Duke 78 dam came from the famous Wexvale herd that was strong in all Dual Purpose Shorthorn characteristics. His sire, Thornwood Major had a significant impact on the Shorthorn breed. JAF Major Duke 78 was the senior sire at the Woodside herd in Pennsylvania for several years producing many winning show and sale Shorthorns.
KC Clipper Duke
Registr. # 3294679 Birth Date: 10/05/1966
Sire: CLIPPER KING OF BAPTON #3166347
Dam: JUST DUCHESS #2883624
He was sired by the famed Clipper King of Bapton bull who reached the unheard weight of over 2600# at the time. Clipper Duke was a popular bull in the late 60’s because of movement to a larger Shorthorn.
Kenmar Leader 13B
Registr. # 3464086 Birth date: (Approx. 1972)
Sire: KINNABER LEADER 9TH # 3457203
Dam: KENMAR AUDREY 36Y # C580609
Kenmar Leader 13B has a fascinating pedigree that brings together much of the great older Shorthorn genetics with his sire being Kinnaber Leader 9th and his dam a daughter of Pleasant Dawn Seal 2nd. Leader 13B was a large bull. The Kenmar herd was owned by Harvey Fulton & Sons of Birtle, Manitoba Canada. It was one of the most famous historic Shorthorn herds in all of Canada producing many influential Shorthorn sires.
Kenmar President 26A
Registr. # 3411494 Birth date: 03/30/1969
Sire: KINNABER LEADER 9TH # 3457203
Dam: KENMAR MAYFLOWER 14V # 3411486
Kenmar President 26A (Maxi-Brute) is another Kinnaber Leader 9th son. Maxi-Brute’s dam, Kenmar Mayflower 14V, is one of the most famous Shorthorn cows in all of Canada. Her style and structure have made some say she was a powerful cow that would be cloned if she was alive today. He was promoted as a muscle bull with a large ribeye. His popularity as a potential breeding sire is high even today.
Kinnaber Leader 9th
Registr. # 3457203 Birth date: 06/14/1966
Sire: TPS CORONET LEADER 21ST # 3098353
Dam: BUTTE LEE FAIRY 7TH # C522767
A really important bull in the development of modern Shorthorns was Kinnaber Leader 9th Bred by Bob & Wayne Gordon of Souris, Manitoba Canada he was nick named “Big Gene” after Gene McDonald who was a representative of Shorthorn Country and an American Shorthorn Association field representative who loved the bull for his growth. Several bulls in our inventory are either sired by the 9th or have him in their pedigree. The docility, calving ease, and marbling of his offspring are excellent.
Lone Pine Grand Society
Registr. # 3522503 Birth date: (Approx. 1973)
Sire: KELSO GRANDMASTER # A6601734
Dam: LONE PINE WAKEFUL 1945TH # A6500281
Lone Pine Grand Society was an Australian bull. He was bred by Lone Pines Shorthorns who made significant contributions to the development of many Shorthorn herds including the famous Mandalong Stud. He was brought to the USA by ABS (American Breeders Service). The Lone Pine prefix in Australia is now owned by Spry’s Shorthorns of Australia.
Mandalong Super Elephant
Registr. # 3610693 Birth Date: 11/09/1970
Sire: ALICE DOWNS KNIGHTLY 28TH # A671525
Dam: MANDALONG MADGE 2ND # A632477
Mandalong Super Elephant was the Supreme Champion Polled Shorthorn Bull at the 1973 Sydney Royal Easter Show--Australia’s most prestigious Shorthorn Show. His mature weight was 2735# so he was quite a large bull. He was used extensively in both the USA and Canada during the 70’s. His pedigree in many ways complements that of Mandalong Super Flag. Several Super Elephant sons were used as herd sires in Canada and the USA.