KOTLA (Zamindari)

LOCATION: U.P.A.O. (Faizabad Dist.) AREA: xx sq.km. VILLAGES: xx POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu

PRESENT RULER: The Raja Saheb of Kotla, is the acknowledged head of the Jadon Rajputs in the Province of Agra.

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: This was a leading estate of the Jadon Rajputs, descended from Raja Bijai Pal of Biyana (later Karauli), who lived around 1045. The tile of Raja was initially not recognized by the British Government, though it was in popular use. The estate comprised 61 mahals paying Rs. 53,311 as land revenue in the district of Agra, 16 mahals paying Rs. 20,052 as land revenue in the Mainpuri district, and 4 mahals paying Rs. 6,972 in the Etah district. Estate holders were..... OTHER MEMBERS: The help of Deepak Aggarwal is gratefully acknowledged, October 2009.
1. Ishri Prasad Singh vs Lalli Jas Kunwar And Anr. on 3/4/1900 - (1900) ILR 22 All 294 - Allahabad High Court (Genealogical details)
2. "The Times of India Directory and Year Book including Who's Who 1952/1953", Published by Bennett, Coleman & Co., Bombay. Compiled by The Times of India; 1952-1970.