|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:The
of Miraj was founded before 1750 and split into Senior and
Junior branch's in 1820. The state was placed in direct
political relations with the Government of India from 1st
April 1933. The State can try its own subjects as well as
the subjects of other states for capital offences, and can
make its own legislature. Rulers were...
- Raja MADHAVRAO I
PATWARDHAN, 1st Raja of Miraj Junior
- Raja LAKSHMANRAO I
ANNASAHEB PATWARDHAN, 2nd Raja of Miraj
Junior 1845/1876, born 1807, died 1876.
- Raja HARIHARRAO alias
DADASAHEB PATWARDHAN, 3rd Raja of Miraj
Junior 1876/1877, died sp in 1877.
- Raja LAKSHMANRAO II
ANNA AHEB PATWARDHAN, 4th Raja of Miraj
Junior 1877/1899, died 7th February 1899.
Parbati Bai Sahiba 1899/1909 (regent)
- Meherban Shrimant
Raja Sir MADHAVRAO II HARIHAR alias
BABASAHEB PATWARDHAN K.C.I.E., 5th Raja of
Miraj Junior 1899/1950, born 4th March 1889 as the
second son of Shrimant Chintamanrao alias Balasaheb
Patwardhan, Chief of Kurundwad
Senior, he succeeded by selection on 16th
December 1899 (#1),
educated at Rajkumar College, Rajkot; invested with
full ruling powers on 17th March 1909 (#2 p.22); he was awarded the
Silver Coronation Delhi Durbar Medal in 1911, he was
conferred with the title of Raja as a hereditary
distinction on 9th June 1938; he was made a K.C.I.E.
in 1936; married Shrimant Saubhagyavati Thakutaisaheb,
daughter of Meherban Krishnarao Madhavrao Peshwe of Poona,
and had issue, three sons and three daughters. He died
6th May 1950.
- Meherban Shrimant Raja Chintamanrao Madhavrao alias Balasaheb
- Shrimant Rajkumar Hariharrao Madhavrao alias Dadasaheb
Patwardhan, born 23rd May 1911 (#2
- Shrimant Rajkumar Krishnarao Madhavrao alias Appasaheb
Patwardhan, born 29th May 1916 (#2
Raja CHINTAMANRAO MADHAVRAO alias BALASAHEB
PATWARDHAN, 6th Raja of Miraj Junior
1950/1972, born 3rd December 1909 (#2
p.22), died 22nd January 1972.