MANDAWA (Thikana)

 
AREA: xx km2 Jagir Bonds: 2 lakh Rs  ACCESSION: xx
STATE: Jaipur  DYNASTY: Shekhawat (Sadhani clan) RELIGION: Hindu

MANDAWA - line one

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Mandawa became the appanage of the third and fourth sons of Thakur Narsinghdas of Nawalgarh in 1791. Estate holders were.....

  • Thakur PADAM SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1791/1823, granted the Tazim in 1806, married Thakurani Jatan Kanwar of Rian, and had issue. He died 8th December 1823.
    • Thakur Gopal Singh (qv)
  • Thakur GOPAL SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1823/1848, born 1795, married Thakurani Amrit Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Ranjit Singh of Kuchaman, and his wife, Thakurani Raj Kanwar, and had issue. He died 9th March 1848.
    • Thakur Rampratap Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Jawahar Singh, married and had issue. He died 21st December 1849.
      • Thakur Sabal Singh, died sp 1866.
  • Thakur RAMPRATAP SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1848/1854, born 1818, married 1stly, Thakurani Badan Kanwar of Balunda, died sp 1844, married 2ndly, Thakurani Gyan Kanwar of Chandawal, and had issue, two sons by 2nd marriage. He died 30th September 1854.
    • Thakur Jait Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Ajit Singh (qv)
  • Thakur JAIT SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1854/1905, born 27th May 1851, married Thakurani Nand Kanwar of Bhadran, and had issue. He died 12th July 1905.
    • Kunwar Gordhan Singh, died young.
    • Thakur Inder Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Bahadur Singh, adopted by Thakur Berisal Singh of Mukangarh.
  • Thakur AJIT SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1854/1900, born 1853, Judge of the Appellate Court 1886/1895, married Thakurani Suraj Kanwar of Kharwa, and had issue. He died 1900.
    • Thakur Chattersal Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Roop Singh, born 1877, he was adopted to Nawalgarh in 1899.
    • Baiji Lal (name unknown) [Maharni Sahiba of karauli], married Maharaja Bhanwar Pal Deo of Karauli.
  • Thakur CHATTERSAL SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1900/-, born 1873, married Thakurani Anand Kanwar of Bhadran. He died sp.
  • Thakur INDER SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1905/1946, born 20th January 1881, married 1stly, 1897, Thakurani Suraj Kanwar of Ledi, married 2ndly, Thakurani Sobhag Kanwar of Natwada, and had issue. He died 1946.
    • Baiji Lal Ballabh Kanwar [Thakurani Ballabh Kanwar of Bidwal], married 1916 at Mandawa, Thakur Duleha Singh of Bidwal.
  • Thakur BHIM SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1946/1993, born 6th October 1924, adopted 6th June 1933 by his predecessor, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and Agriculture College, Allahabad; Deputy Minister in Rajasthan Government, member of the 7th Lok Sabha, married 1944, Thakurani Krishna Kumari, daughter of Thakur Umed Singh of Shyamgarh, and had issue. He died 1993.
    • Thakur Durga Singh (qv)
    • Baiji Lal Chandra Prabha [Thakurani Chandra Prabha of Dhamotar], married Thakur Digvijay Singh of Dhamotar, and has issue.
    • Baiji Lal Kusum Kumari, married Raja Prem Singh of Dattigaon.
    • Baiji Lal Nirmala Kumari [Kunwarani Sahib Nirmala Kumari of Amla], married Kanwar Jitendra Singh of Amla, and has issue, two sons.
    • Baiji Lal Archana Kumari, married Col. Karan Singh of Jharod.
  • Thakur DURGA SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1993/-, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and Rajasthan College of Agriculture (B.Sc. Ag.), married Thakurani Usha Kumari, daughter of Maharaj Rajendra Singhji of Amla, and has issue. (Mandawa House, Sansar Chandra Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan)
    • Capt. Kunwar Nirbhay Singh, currently (2008) a commercial airline pilot; married 22nd November 2008, Bai Sahiba Yuvragi Kumari, daughter of Thakur Bharat Sen Singhji Rathore of Hariadana, Jodhpur, and has issue, one daughter.
      • Baiji Lal Veerangana Kumari, born 6th May 2011.
    • Baiji Lal Shruti Kumari
    • Baiji Lal Smiriti Kumari

MANDAWA - line two

  • Thakur GYAN SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1791/1823, granted the Tazim in 1806, married Thakurani Raj Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Sher Singh of Mahajan, and had issue. He died 1823.
    • Thakur Madho Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Awaz Singh of Barwasi, married and had issue.
      • Kunwar Agar Singh of Barwasi, died sp in 1863.
    • Kunwar Karan Singh
    • Kunwar Mangal Singh
    • Kunwar Shivnath Singh
    • Kunwar Jagat Singh
  • Thakur MADHO SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1823/1846, married Thakurani Suraj Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Budh Singh Bidawat of Harasar in Bikaner, died 1866, and had issue. He died 13th December 1846.
    • Thakur Anand Singh (qv)
  • Thakur ANAND SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1846/1884, born 19th January 1834, married Thakurani Gopal Kanwar of Alaniyawas, and had issue. He died 3rd June 1884.
    • Thakur Bhagwant Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Hari Singh (qv)
    • Rani Takhat Kanwar, married 8th July 1878, Maharaj Jawan Singh of Kishangarh.
  • Thakur BHAGWANT SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1884/1901, born 26th November 1860, married Thakurani Suraj Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Chiman Singh of Santha, died 12th December 1915, and had issue. He died 2nd January 1901.
    • Thakurani Sobhag Kanwar [Saubhagya Kumari], born 27th January 1888, married 1906, as his second wife, Raja Fateh Singh, Thakur Sahib of Asope, and had issue, four daughters.
    • Thakurani Lad Kanwar, born 4th December 1889, married the Thakur Sahib of Neemaj.
    • Thakur Ram Singh (qv)
  • Thakur RAM SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1901/1904, born 30th September 1893, died 1st September 1904.
  • Thakur HARI SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1884/1924, born 17th October 1869, married 1stly, Thakurani Sirey Kanwar of Bakhri, died sp in 1865, married 2ndly, Thakurani Juwar Kanwar of Jawala, and had issue, two sons and two daughters. He died 23rd February 1924.
    • Thakur Jai Singh (qv)
    • Rawal Madan Singh, he was adopted to Nawalgarh.
    • Rani Inder Kanwar, born 1900, married 1919, Maharaj Amar Singh of Jodhpur.
    • Thakurani Sajjan Kanwar, born 1920, married 8th March 1938, Thakur Govind Singh of Chandawal. She died sp 25th March 1999.
  • Thakur JAI SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1924/1994, born 4th September 1903, he succeeded to Mandawa on 6th October 1924, married 4th March 1918, Thakurani Gulab Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Durjan Singhji of Daspan, and his third wife, Thakurani Bhatiyanijisa Nasoli, and had issue. He died 12th September 1994.
    • Thakur Devi Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Bhim Singh, born 6th October 1924, adopted in June 1933 to Thakur Inder Singh of Mandawa-Senior, see above.
  • Thakur DEVI SINGH (1922-1999)
  • Thakur DEVI SINGH, joint Thakur of Mandawa 1994/1999, born 29th March 1922, B.A., MP for Jhunjhunu, Chairman of Rajasthan Kshatriya Mahasabha, Chairman of Jaipur Rajput Sabha, Trustee in Sawai Jai Singh Benevolent Trust, Trustee in Sood Sadovrat Trust, member of the Advisory Committee of Rajasthan University, Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly 1952/1957 and the Rajya Sabha 1964/1970; Secretary of the Rajasthan Swatantra Party 1962/1964, married 2nd February 1941, Thakurani Sajjan Kunwar, daughter of Rao Saheb Vijay Singh of Masuda, and had issue, four sons. He died January 1999.
    • Thakur Bhanu Prakash Singh, born 30th March 1943, succeeded as Tikai Thakur of the Junior line of Mandawa in January 1999, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer; married 2nd March 1970, Thakurani Sarita Kumari, daughter of Maj. Thakur Rajendra Pal Singh of Kotla.
    • Thakur Kesari Singh, born 6th March 1946, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and Delhi University (B.A. Hons.); married 10th July 1967, Thakurani Darshana Kumari, daughter of Kumar Shri Ghanshyamsinhji Chavda of Mansa, and has issue, one son and two daughters.
      • Kunwar Shiv Arjun Singh, married 14th February 2009, Kanwarani Chandrika Kumari, born 2nd December 1987, daughter of Maharaj Vijayvardhan Singh of Vijaynagar, and his wife, Rani Asha Kumari, and has issue, one son.
        • Bhanwar Anjaneya Singh, born 4th January 2011.
      • Baiji Lal Geetanjali Kumari [Kanwarani Geetanjali Kanwar of Tehri-Garhwal], married 30th May 1999, Kanwar Nripendra Bikram Shah of Tehri-Garhwal, and has issue, three children.
      • Baiji Lal Priyanjali Kumari, married Kanwar Abhiudaya Chand Katoch of Kangra-Lambagraon.
    • Thakur Randhir Vikram Singh, born 22nd March 1953 at Ajmer, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and then graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, M. S. University of Baroda where he earned his B.A. in Fine Arts (Painting), General secretary of the Indian Heritage Hotels Association, Member of the General Council and Board of Governors of the Mayo College, Ajmer; married 10th May 1978 in Ajmer; Thakurani Manjul Kumari, daughter of Col. Rajkumar Guman Singh of Banera, and his wife Rajkumar-Rani Anand Kunwar, and has issue.
      • Baiji Lal Rohini Singh, married 12th December 2008, Kunwar Siddharth Singh, son of Thakur Mahavir Singh of Ghanerao.
      • Baiji Lal Niyati Kumari, married 12th November 2011, Kunwar Suryaveer Singh of Kotkhai in Himachal Pradesh.
    • Thakur Pradyuman Singh, born 11th October 1954, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer; married 1979, Thakurani Hemant Kanwar, daughter of Kanwar Sahib Sher Singh of Chamba, and his wife, Kanwarani Bijaya Kumari, and has issue, two sons.
      • Kunwar Anirudh Singh, born 1980 in Jaipur, married 30th April 2005, Baisaheb Namrata Kumari, daughter of Thakur Himmat Singh of Lasani, and has issue, one son.
        • Bhawar Shivraj Singh, born 15th November 2011.
      • Kunwar Angad Deo, born 1982 in Jaipur.
The help of Deepak Aggarwal  November 2003, is gratefully acknowledged.
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