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LAHORE (Kingdom)

LOCATION: Punjab AREA: xx km² VILLAGES: xx POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Sikh
REVENUE: Rs DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Sandhu Jat SEAT: Lahore ACCESSION: 29th March 1849

PRESENT HEAD OF FAMILY: see Raja Sansi

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Lahore was founded in 1805, by Sandhu Jats, of whom Sardar Budh Singh (His Origins) was the first historically known ancestor, though they claim a rajput descent from Raja Jaisal, the founder of Jaisalmer. An ancestor of Budh Singh, was Bhara Mall, who lived in Gujranwala district and had been initiated into the Sikh faith by the Seventh Guru, Guru Har Rai 1644/1661. Rulers were...
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5. or an illegitimate daughter of Mian Narendar Singh of Suket. Maharaja Sher Singh, also lived with the two wives of his brother, both were titled Sarkars, like the other wives of Maharaja Sher Singh. They were considered as his wives, and had a separate provision in cash and land assigned to them.