CHOWKARI (Thikana)


VILLAGES: 45 REVENUE: 80,000Rs
ACCESSION: 1st August 1954
LOCATION: Jaipur DYNASTY: Shekhawat (Bhojrajji Clan)
RELIGION: Hindu



PRESENT RULER: Thakur SUMER SINGH, present Thakur Sahib of Chowkari since August 1982.
born 29 February 1929, married Thakurani Gopal Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Bagh Singh of Kheans, and has issue.
  • Kunwar Shiv Shankar Singh, born 10th January 1960, married Kunwarani Rasal Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Zalam Singh of Agor, and has issue.
    • Bhanwar Anirudh Singh, born 16th June 1986, educated at Mayo College Ajmer.
  • Kunwar Satyanarayan Singh, married to the daughter of Thakur Padam Singh of Daulatpura.
  • Baiji Lal Chandar Kanwar, married Thakur Shankar Singh of Kasumi.
  • Baiji Lal Mohan Kanwar, married Kunwar Mangal Singh of Khanpur.
  • Baiji Lal Vishnu Kanwar, married Kunwar Himmat Singh of Khanpur.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Rulers were....
  • Thakur BAKHAT SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari 1745/1754, born about 1720, son of Thakur Zorawar Singh of Jhunjhunu, married three wives, and had issue, four sons. He died 1754 at Singhana.
    • Thakur Arjun Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Adhot Singh, died sp.
    • Kunwar Duleh Singh, died sp.
    • Kunwar Bhim Singh of Kumawas, he adopted his nephew, Kunwar Gyan Singh.
  • Thakur ARJUN SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari 1754/1793, married and had issue.
    • Thakur Jawan Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Gyan Singh, he succeeded by adoption to Kumawas, married and had issue.
      • Thakur Shyam Singh (qv)
  • Thakur JAWAN SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari 1793/-, married and had adoptive issue.
    • (A) Thakur Shyam Singh (qv)
  • Thakur SHYAM SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari, son of Thakur Gyan Singh of Kumawas, he succeeded by adoption, married and had issue.
    • Thakur Abhey Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Devi Singh, died sp.
  • Thakur ABHEY SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari, married and had issue.
    • Thakur Mangal Singh (qv)
  • Thakur MANGAL SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari -/1893, the estate was made khals in 1868, and only restored to him on payment of 30,000Rs, married and had issue. He died 1893.
    • Thakur Gopal Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Ganpat Singh, died sp.
    • Kunwar Bhur Singh, died sp.
    • Kunwar Shivnath Singh, died sp.
    • Kunwar Ramlal Singh, died sp.
    • Baisa Jadav Kanwar, married Kunwar Moti Singh of Badli in Ajmer Merwara.
    • Baisa Gulab Kanwar, married Thakur Shambhu Singh of Suthalia, and had adoptive issue (see Rajgarh).
    • Thakurani Chand Kanwar, married (as his first wife), 1907, Rajeshri Thakur Onkar Singh of Dotria, born 1887. She died 1928.
  • Thakur GOPAL SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari 1893/1940, born 1857, he married the sister of Thakur Laxman Singh of Jawala, and had issue, one son and two daughters. He died 1940.
    • Thakur Ishwari Singh (qv)
  • Thakur ISHWARI SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari 1940/1982, born 1904, married 1stly, a Thakurani from Agewa, she died sp, married 2ndly, a daughter of Maharaj Sher Singh of Jodhpur, and had issue, as well as adoptive issue. He died August 1982.
    • Baisa Lal Kanwar (by 2nd marriage), married Thakur Raghubir Singh of Neema.
    • (A) Thakur Sumer Singh (qv)
  • Thakur SUMER SINGH, Thakur of Chowkari (see above)
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