|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The
State is one of those known as the Chota Nagpur Tributary
Mahals. Some time about 1790 a Zamindari was created in
Korea by the name of Changbhakar. It continued to be a
Zamindari under Korea State till 1818. In the Kabuliat of
1819, the East India Company separated it from Korea State
and declared it a feudal dependency of Korea State. The
Tribute was fixed at 376Rs which was to be paid through
Korea State. In the Sanad of 1848, the tribute was to be
paid direct to the East India Company. The title of Bhaiya
was conferred on the family by Maharaja Amar Singh. Rulers
- Raja SAWAL SAHI
DEO, Raja of Korea, married and had issue.
- Raja Gajraj Singh Deo (qv)
- Lal Dilip Singh Deo, married and had issue.
- Raja Garib Singh Deo, Raja of Korea.
- Lal Jorawal Singh, married and had issue.
- Raja GAJRAJ SINGH
DEO, Raja of Korea and 1st Jagirdar of
Changbhakar fl. ca1790, he died sp.
- Lal MAN SINGH Deo,
2nd Jagirdar of Changbhakar 1819/-, he made Bharatpur
- Bhaiya Bahadur
JANGJIT SINGH Deo, 3rd Ruling Chief of
- Bhaiya BALBHADRA
SINGH Deo, 4th Ruling Chief of Changbhakar
1865/1897, born about 1825, succeeded 1st December
brother of Lal Ran Bahadur Singh. He died in September
- Raja Bhaiya MAHABIR
SINGH Deo, 5th Ruling Chief of Changbhakar
1897/1930, born 15th April 1879, he succeeded his
uncle to the gadi
on 30th September 1896; died 1930 (1932?).
- Bhaiya KRISHNA
PRATAP SINGH Deo, 6th Ruling Chief of
Changbhakar 1930/- , he was adopted from Bhaiyathan,
being a minor he was only granted ruling powers in
1946. He shifted his capital from Bharatpur to