CHOMU (Thikana)

STATE: Jaipur  DYNASTY: Kachhawa - Nathawat clan RELIGION: Hindu
PRESENT RULER: Thakur VIKRAM SINGH, present Thakur Saheb of Chomu.
born 14th January 1940 in Jaipur; General Manager of the Taj Group of Hotels India; married 17th February 1964 in Daspan, Dist. Jalore, Rajasthan to Thakurani Shrimant Gayatri Kumari, and has issue.
  • Baisa Deepika Kumari
  • Kanwar Sanjay Singh
  • Kanwar Kunal Singh
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The estate was founded in the 16th century by Rao Gopalji fl.1550, fourth son of Raja Prithviraj Singhji I of Jaipur. It renders service with cavalry and foot and pays no tribute. It is situated 52 kilometres north of Jaipur city. Rulers were...
  • Rao GOPAL SINGH [Gopalji], Thakur Saheb of Chomu fl.1550, married and had issue.
    • Thakur Nathu Singh [Nathaji] (qv)
  • Thakur NATHU SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu, founder of the Nathawat clan.
  • Thakur KARAN SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu
  • Thakur SARDAR SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu, married and had issue.
    • Baisa Kanak Kanwar, married Thakur Pahar Singh of Abhaypura.
  • Thakur MOHAN SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu fl.1728
  • Thakur JODH SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu fl.1760
  • Thakur RAGHUNATH SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu
  • Thakur RANJIT SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu fl.1800, married and had issue.
    • Thakurani Udai Kanwar, married (as his first wife) Thakur Bakhtawar Singhji of Auwa, and had issue, one daughter.
  • Thakur KISHAN SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu fl.1814, married 1stly, 1804, Thakurani Bakhtawar Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Umed Singhji of Geejgarh, and his first wife, Thakurani Chand Kanwar, married 2ndly, 1826, Thakurani Sher Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Mohabbat Singh of Charla (see Bidasar), and had issue.
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  • Thakur LAKSHMAN SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu -/1862, son of the Rawal of Samode, Prime Minister of Jaipur, Fauj Musahib and Prime Minister; married and had adoptive issue. He died sp in 1862.
    • (A) Rao Bahadur Thakur Govind Singh Bahadur (qv)
  • Rao Bahadur Thakur GOVIND SINGH Bahadur, Thakur Saheb of Chomu 1862/1900, born 1849, son of Thakur Shivdan Singh of Ajairajpura, Member of the State Council 1881/-, he was granted the titles of Bahadur by the Jaipur Darbar and Rao Bahadur by the British Government in 1889, he adopted his nephew, Kunwar Devi Singh, son of Thakur Anand Singh of Ajairajpura; married and had adoptive issue. He died sp in December 1900.
    • (A) Thakur Devi Singh Bahadur (qv)
  • Thakur DEVI SINGHJI Bahadur, Thakur Saheb of Chomu 1900/aft 1931, born 17th September 1876 as Kunwar Devi Singh, second son of Thakur Anand Singh of Ajairajpura, he succeeded by adoption in December 1900; educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and Maharajas' College, Jaipur; appointed Member of the State Council in 1901; he was awarded a Sword of Honour on 7th June 1921 for meritorious service in WWI by the Government of India; Military Member of the State Council in 1925/1931, married (amongst others), Thakurani Karamsotji of Thikana Khimsar in Jodhpur, and had issue, ten sons and five daughters.
    • Kunwar Sangram Singh (eldest son), adopted to Samode and succeded there as Rawal Sangram Singhji of Samode.
    • Thakur Raj Singh (second son) (qv)
    • Major Thakur Durga Das (third son), married Thakurani Shrimant Sobhagya Laxmi, and had issue, two sons and three daughters.
      • Baisa Sarla Kumari
      • Baisa Urmila Kumari
      • Thakur Vikram Singh (qv)
      • Thakur Rajendra Singh, worked as an Engineer with Gestetner Ind Ltd.; married 2nd March 1971 in Jagir Raigaon, M.P., Thakurani Shrimati Vibha Singh, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
        • Kumari Lekha Baisa
        • Kunwar Kuldeep Singh
      • Baisa Nirmala Kumari
    • Kunwar Bhawani Singh (fourth son), adopted to Renwal and succeded there as Thakur Bhawani Singhji of Renwal. He died 1937.
    • Lt.-Gen. Thakur Umrao Singh (fifth son), married 1936, Thakurani Kamal Kumari, daughter of Raja Ganpat Singh Solanki of Dahi in Indore, and had issue.
      • Baisa Vijaya Kumari, married Thakur Dhirender Singh Bist, and has issue, three daughters.
        • Baisa Ketaki Singh, married Kunwar Dushyant Singh, and has issue, one son and one daughter (see Rawatsar).
        • Baisa Rambha Singh, married Kunwar Prithviraj Singh of Umaidnagar, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
          • Bhanwar Harshraj Singh
          • Baisa Devangana Kumari
        • Baisa Mandvi Singh, married Thakur Jai Singh Rathore of Gumanpura (see Shahpura), and has issue, two daughters.
          • Baisa Tamiksha Kumari
          • Baisa Darshini Kumari
    • General Thakur Bhagwati Singhji, married Thakurani Mohan Kumari, daughter of the Apji Sahib of Kunadi in Kotah, by his wife, a daughter of Raja Ram Singhji of Rampura, and his second wife, and had issue.
      • Baisa Lalith Kumari, married Kunwar Vijay Katoch, and has issue.
        • Anirudh Katoch
      • Admiral (ret'd.) Thakur Madhvendra Singh, married Thakurani Kumudh Kumari, born 1945, daughter of Maharajkumar Balendu Shah of Tehri-Garhwal, and has issue.
        • Kunwar Brighu Singh
        • Baisa Piyusha Kumari
      • Baisa Sharda Kumari
      • Baisa Girija Kumari, married Kunwar Sadan Kunwar Singh, and has issue.
        • Baisa Poornima Kumari
    • Thakur Bhagirath Singh
    • Thakur Bharat Singhji, married Thakurani Prabhuraj Kumari of Thikana Deoral in Gujarat, and had issue.
      • Col. Thakur Jitendra Singhji Nathawat, born 25th September 1952 in Jaipur, graduated from Sanik School, Chittorgarh, N.D.A.I.M.A., in 1972 he was commissioned into the Armoured Corps in 45 Cavalary and later transferred to 82 Arm'd Regt., retired in 2006 with the rank of Colonel; presently running a heritage hotel by the name of Bharat Mahal Palace; married 13th March 1974 in Siriyari Pali, Rajasthan, Thakurani Lalita Kumari, second daughter of Thakur Dalpat Singh of Thikana Siriyari Pali in Rajasthan, and his wife, Thakurani Shubh Kanwar, and has issue.
        • Maj. Kunwar Aditya Singh, married Kunwarani Rukshmani Kumari, daughter of Thakur Mansinhji Pratapsinhji Vaghela of Deodar, Banaskantha in Gujarat and has issue, one son.
          • Bhanwar Prithviraj Singh Nathawat
        • Maj. Kunwar Siddharth Singh, married Kunwarani Chandima Kumari, daughter of Col. Kunwar Yogendra Singh of Bassi in Mewar, Rajasthan, and has issue, one son.
          • Bhanwar Abhimanyu Singh Nathawat
        • Kanwarani Urvashi Kumari, married Kanwar Mayank Shekhar Singh, son of Thakur K. P. Singhji of Tikri in Uttar Pradesh, and has issue, one daughter.
          • Baisa Saisha Kumari
    • Thakur Janak Singhji (eighth son), married and had issue, five sons and one daughter.
      • Colonel Thakur Mahendra Singh, married and has issue, one son and one daughter.
        • Kunwar Somendra Singh, married and has issue.
          • Bhanwar Ram Singh
        • Kunwarani Ila Kumari, married Thakur Man Singh of Kanota, and had issue. She died 1988.
      • Colonel Thakur Virendra Singh, married Thakurani Nirmal Kumari, daughter of Bhanwar Samar Singh of Banera, and his wife, Bhanwarani Nihal Kumari, and has issue.
        • Major Kunwar Mayurdwaj Singh, married and has issue.
      • Group Captain Bhartendra Singh, married and has issue, one son.
        • Captain Kunwar Bhanupratap Singh
      • Thakur Pushpendra Singh
      • Thakur Gunvendra Singh, married and had issue.
        • Thakur Lokendra Singh
      • Thakurani Jaikirti Kumari, married Brigadier Thakur Pratap Singhji V.S.M., A.D.C. of Neemaj, and has issue, two sons and one daughter.
    • Thakur Mandhata Singh (by Thakurani Karamsotji), born in Jaipur, graduated from Mayo College, Ajmer; married Thakurani Virendra Kanwar of Kalung, Rajasthan, and had issue, four children.
      • Thakur Dalip Singh Nathawat
      • Baisa Damanti Kumari
      • Thakur Arjun Singh Nathawat
      • Thakur Raghuvir Singh Nathawat
    • Baisa Budh Kumari
    • Baisa Raj Kumari, married in November 1922, Thakur Gopal Singh, 17th Thakur Saheb of Badnore, and had issue.
    • Baisa Navnidhi Kumari [Rani Navnidhi Kumari of Palaitha], married Apji Ajit Singhji of Palaitha, and had issue, two sons and two daughters.
    • Baisa Ridhisidhi Kumari
    • Baisa Laxmi Kumari
  • Thakur RAJ SINGH, Thakur Saheb of Chomu
  • Thakur VIKRAM SINGH (qv)
  • Maharani Nathawatiji of Chomu, married (as his first wife), Maharaja Rana Prithvi Singhji of Jhalawar, and had issue, one daughter.