KOTHARIA (Jagir)


VILLAGES: 86 (61 in 1931)
REVENUE: Rs 42,282 (1931) ACCESSION: 1954
STATE: Udaipur DYNASTY: Purbia Chauhan RELIGION: Hindu

POPULATION:8,053 (1901)



PRESENT RULER: Rawat SHIVPRATAP SINGH, 21st and present Rawat Saheb of Kotharia, First Class Noble of Mewar, he is second in the order of precedence in the Durbar.
married Rani Kamlendra Kumari, daughter of Rawat Hari Singhji II of Bansi, and his wife, Rani Anope Kunwar, and has issue.
  • Kanwar Mahesh Pratap Singh, married Kanwarani Kumud Kumari of Karlu, Nagore district, and has issue.
    • Kanwar Mrigraj Singh
    • Baisa Mriganka Kumari, married Kanwar Divyabanu Singh of Kadodara in Gujarat.
    • Baisa Chitrangda Kumari
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The ancestor of the family was Raja Hamir Singh, the last Chauhan King of Ranthambhor about 1302. Estate holders were...
  1. Rawat MANAK CHAND, 1st Rawat Saheb of Kotharia, married a daughter of Rawat Manak Chand of Modva (see Amet), and had issue. He died 17th March 1527 in the Battle of Khanwa. He was posthumously granted the Jagir of Kotharia with the title of Rawat.

  2. Rawat JAIPAL, 2nd Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1527/-, married and had issue.

  3. Rawat SARANG DEO, 3rd Rawat Saheb of Kotharia -/-, married and had issue.

  4. Rawat KHANJI I, 4th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia -/1567, married and had issue. He died 1567 in the Battle of Chittor.

  5. Rawat TATAR KHAN, 5th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1567/1575, married and had issue. He died 1575.
    • Rawat Dharmangad (qv)

  6. Rawat DHARMANGAD, 6th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1575/1609, married and had issue. He died 1609.
    • Rawat Khanji II (qv)

  7. Rawat KHANJI II, 7th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1609/1658, married and had issue. He died 1658
    • Rawat Prithvi Raj (qv)

  8. Rawat PRITHVI RAJ, 8th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1658/1711, married and had issue. He died 1711.
    • Rawat Rukmangad (qv)

  9. Rawat RUKMANGAD, 9th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1711/1712, married and had issue. He died 1712.
    • Rawat Udai Bhan (qv)
    • Kunwar Harinath Singh, ancestor of Kunwar Nath Singh, father of Rawat Harinath Singh I of Falichra.

  10. Rawat UDAI BHAN, 10th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1712/1747, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Devbhan Singh (qv)
    • Maharani Radha Kanwar, married Maharana Ari Singhji of Udaipur.

  11. Rawat DEV BHAN SINGH, 11th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1747/1752, married and had issue. He died 1752.
    • Rawat Budh Singh (qv)

  12. Rawat BUDH SINGH, 12th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1752/1757, married and had issue. He died 1757.
    • Rawat Vijay Singh (qv)

  13. Rawat VIJAY SINGH, 13th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1757/1771, married and had issue. He died 1771.
    • Rawat Mokham Singh (qv)

  14. Rawat MOKHAM SINGH, 14th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1771/1805, married and had issue. He died 1805.
    • Rawat Jodh Singh (qv)

  15. Rawat JODH SINGH, 15th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1805/1869, married and had issue. He died 1869.
    • Rawat Sangram Singh (qv)

  16. Rawat SANGRAM SINGH, 16th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1869/1870, married and had issue. He died 1870.
    • Rawat Kesari Singh (qv)

  17. Rawat KESARI SINGH, 17th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1870/1888, married and had adoptive issue. He died sp 1888.
    • (A) Rawat Jawan Singh (qv)

  18. Rawat JAWAN SINGH, 18th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia 1888/- , born 1886 as Kunwar Jawan Singh, son of Thakur Sardar Singh, and succeeded by adoption; married and had issue.
    • Bailal Rajkumari (name unknown), married (as his second wife), Rajkumar Ram Singh, second son of Raja Sangram Singh of Banera.

  19. Rawat URJAN SINGH, 19th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia -/-

  20. Rawat MAN SINGH, 20th Rawat Saheb of Kotharia -/-, born 1916, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer; married Rajkumari Sohan Kunwari [Rani Sohan Kunwari of Kotharia], daughter of Thakur Chain Singh of Pokhran, and had issue, four sons.
    • Rawat Shiv Pratap Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Shiv Datt Singh, married Kunwarani Lakshmi Kumari of Bassi Thikana, and has issue, four sons and one daughter.
    • Kunwar Shiv Dayal Singh, married Baisa Praveen Kumari, daughter of Capt. Maharaj Mohan Singhji of Raoti, and his wife, Rani Nain Kanwar.
    • Kunwar Shiv Dan Singh, married Kunwarani Usha Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Karan Singh of Kukadia, and his wife, Thakurani Guman Kanwar, and has issue, two sons and one daughter.
      • Kunwar Rudra Pratap Singh Chauhan, married Kunwarani Kirti Chundawat of Kosithal.
      • Kunwar Rishi Raj Singh Chauhan, married Kunwarani Kalpana Kumari, daughter of Kunwar Virendra Singh of Sarothia, and his wife, Kunwarani Jyoti Kumari.
      • Kunwarani Bhuwneshwari Chauhan, married Shri Bhawani Kalvi of Thikana Kalvi, an international polo player.
    • Baisa Pramila Kumari, married Thakur Ram Pratap Singh of Jhalamand.
    • Baisa Pratibha Kumari, married Thakur Lakshman Karan Singh Rathore of Natwara.

  21. Rawat SHIV PRATAP SINGH (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Unknown
    • Thakur Anoop Singh
    • Thakur Pratap Singh, married and had issue.
      • Thakur Dr. Ranjeet Singh Chouhan (+), married 1968, Thakurani Marudhar Kumari, daughter of Rawat Raghuraj Singh of Bohera, and his wife, Rani Pratap Kanwar, and had issue.
        • Kunwarani Ritwija Kumari, married Kunwar Akshaynidhi Singh of Bajekan-Dingsara.
      • Rani Sahib Krishna Kumari, married 21st May 1971, Rawat Shiv Dayal Singh of Loonda, and has issue.
      • Thakur Bhupendra Singhji Chouhan, married Rajkumari Vijaya Kumari, third daughter of Maharaj Govardhan Singhji Sahib of Nachana in Jaisalmer.
      • Thakur Govind Singhji Chouhan, married Rajkumari Mahendra Kumari, fourth daughter of Maharaj Govardhan Singhji Sahib of Nachana in Jaisalmer.
      • Thakurani Sushma Kumari, married 6th March 1975 in Kotharia (Mewar), Thakur Sultan Singh Rathore of Barkana, and has issue, two sons and one daughter.
    • Thakur Manohar Singhji
    • Thakur Jodh Singhji
  • Thakur Girvar Singh, married and had issue.
    • Baisa Lalita Kunwar, married Rajkumar Lalit Singh Krishnawat of Loonda.
  • Rani Chauhaniji Chand Kumari, married (as his second wife), Maharaj Kesar Singh of Bhindar.
  • Baisa Divya Kumari, married Kanwar Raj Singh Sisodia of Nandli.
  • Rani Phool Kunwar, married (as his fourteenth wife), Raja Bhim Singh I of Banera.
  • Rani Amrut Kunwar, married (as his fifteenth wife), Raja Bhim Singh I of Banera.
  • Rawat? Fateh Singh married Rani Chand Kanwar of Dattigaon, daughter of Maharaj Chiman Singh, Rao of Dattigaon, and had issue.
    • Rani Udai Kunwari, married (as his second wife), Raja Hameer Singh of Banera, and had issue.
The help of Deepak Aggarwal is gratefully acknowledged, January 2009.
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