GHUND (Zaildari) 

 
VILLAGES: 72.52 kmē REVENUE: Rs2,000 ACCESSION: 
LOCATION: Himachal Pradesh DYNASTY: Chandela RELIGION: Hindu
AGENCY: Punjab Hill States Agency POPULATION: 1,963 (1931)

     
PRESENT RULER: Thakur NARENDER SINGH, present Thakur Sahib of Ghund since 1967 (The Palace, Ghund, Himachal Pradesh, India)
born 1937 in Ghund, married 1963, Thakurani Sudha Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Rattan Singh of Dhami, and his wife, Kanwarani Bhagwati Devi, and has issue.
  • Tikka Satinder Singh, married Tikka Rani Bageshwari Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Bhopal Singh of Kotkhai, and his wife, Sushila Kumari, and has issue.
  • Kanwar Ravinder Singh, married Kanwarani Sunam Pal, daughter of Kanwar Shyam Chandra Pal Singh of Bhajji, and his wife, Kanwarani, Shyama Devi, and has issue.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:  The rulers share a common line of descent with the founders of Theog and Madhan, who were all together sons of a Chandela Rajput of Jaipur. The state was subordinate to Keonthal by a sanad of September 1815. Rulers were.... 
  • Thakur JANJAN SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Ghund, fl.16th century, youngest brother of the founders of Madhan and Theog states.
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  • Thakur RAM SINGH [Ram Das], Thakur Sahib of Ghund 1847/1866, married and had issue. He died 1866.
    • Tikka Bhanju Singh, Tikka Sahb of Ghund 1847/1860, married and had issue. He died 1860.
      • Thakur Bishan Singh (qv)
    • Mian Hari Singh, married and had issue.
      • Mian Durga Singh of Roopa, married and had issue.
        • Mian Ram Singh, married Kumari Kasho Devi of Theog, and had issue.
          • Kumari Murtoo Devi, married Kanwar Chatter Singh of Kalonta in Jubbal, and had issue.
          • Kumari Uttma Devi
          • Kumari Shanti Devi, married Kanwar Sohan Singh of Ratesh, and had issue.
        • Mian Narayan Singh, married and had issue.
          • Kanwar Kanah Singh, born 1927, married Kanwarani Subhadra Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Nar Singh of Kalonta in Jubbal, and had issue.
            • Kanwar Rajender Singh
            • Kumari (name unknown), married (as his first wife), Kanwar Basant Singh of Ratesh, and has issue.
            • Kumari Nirmala Kumari, married 1983, Kanwar Rajender Singh from Rajpur, and has issue.
            • Kanwar Gian Singh, married Kanwarani Pushpa Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Ishwar Singh of Tharoch.
        • Mian Prem Singh
      • Mian Sadh Ram
      • Mian Mast Ram, married and had issue.
        • Kanwar Sher Singh, married Kanwarani Surtu Dei, daughter of Mian Durga Singh of Jubbal, and had issue.
      • Mian Aulat Ram
    • Mian Lakshmi Singh, born 1843, married and had issue, two sons.
  • Thakur BISHAN SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Ghund 1866/1907, born 1858, 17th in descent from Thakur Janjan Singh, styled for a time only as Tikka, because he failed to pay nazar due on the installation of the Raja of Keonthal, married and had issue. He died 1907.
    • Thakur Ranjit Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Chet Singh, born 1889, married a daughter of Kanwar Madan Singh of Ratesh.
    • Kanwar Padam Singh, died 1907.
    • Kanwar Bir Singh, born 1890, married and had issue.
      • Kanwar Bhagat Singh, born 1920.
      • Kanwar Dalip Singh, born 1931.
    • Kanwar Sher singh, died 1921.
    • Kanwar Shiv Singh, born 1901, married Kumari Surti Devi, daughter of Kanwar Gulab Singh of Jubbal, and had issue.
      • Kumari (name unknown), married Thakur Kedar Singh of Kiar in Theog, and had issue.
      • Kumari Devendra Kumari, married Thakur Krishan Chand of Khaneti, and had issue.
      • Kanwar Mahendra Singh, born 1927, married Kanwarani Tripta Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Brij Mohan Singh of Nalagarh, and had issue.
      • Kumari Sharda Devi, married Rana Surendra Singh of Ratesh, and had issue.
    • Kumari (name unknown), married (as his first wife), Thakur Hira Singh of Ratesh, and had issue.
  • Thakur RANJIT SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Ghund 1907/1949, born 1882, married a Kumari from Kunihar, and had issue. He died 1949.
    • Thakur Pratap Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Amar Singh, born 1917.
  • Thakur PRATAP SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Ghund 1949/1967, born 25th August 1911, married Thakurani Ramawati, daughter of Kanwar Kishen Singh of Jubbal, and had issue. He died 1967.
    • Kumari Sushila Devi, married Kanwar Baldev Singh of Dada-Siba, and has issue.
    • Thakur Narender Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Harinder Singh, married Kanwarani Kamla Devi, daughter of Kanwar Murat Singh of Tharoch, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
      • Kanwar Balwant Singh
      • Kumari Bhavna Kumari
    • Kumari Nirmala Kumari, married Kanwar Raghubir Singh of Darkoti, and has issue.
  • Thakur NARENDER SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Ghund (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Kanwar Mohan Lal Singh, maried Kanwarani Kalawati Devi, daughter of Rana Shiv Singh, Rana of Darkoti, and his wife, Rani Lakshmi Devi, and had issue.
    • Kumari Subhadra Kumari, born 12th May 1954 at Kotkhai, District Simla, married Rao Raja Mrigendra Singh of Sirmur, and has issue.
  • Kanwarani Govinda Devi, married Kanwar Surjan Singh of Jubbal, and had issue.
  • Kanwar Randhir Singh, married Kumari Kiran Kumari, daughter of Kunwar Devki Singh of Koti.
  • Kanwar Durga Singh, married Kumari Uma Devi, daughter of Kanwar Sheo Singh of Ratesh, and has issue.
  • Col. Kanwar Raghubir Singh, married Kumari Uma Devi, daughter of Kanwar Sher Singh of Tharoch, and has issue.