MUNDOTA (Jagir)


VILLAGES: 5 JAGIR BONDS: Rs 1,56,000 ACCESSION: 1954
LOCATION: Jaipur DYNASTY: Kachhawa - Nathawat clan RELIGION: Hindu



Thakur Rewat Singh of Mundota 1944PRESENT RULER: Thakur TEJ SINGH, present Thakur Sahib of Mundota
born 28th December 1937 in Peelwa, Jodhpur, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and St. Xavier's College, graduated from Maharaja's College, Amateur Pilot and Army Officer (retired); married 14th July 1958, Thakurani Tej Kunwar, daughter of Thakur Baal Singh, Thakur Sahib of Ladnu, and has issue, two daughters.
  • Baisa Alka Tejsingh, married Kunwar Vikram Singh Rathore of Peeh-Thawla, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
    • Bhanwar Digvijaya Singh, born 14th October 1993, educated at Woodstock School, Mussoorie, presently (2012) pursuing a course in hospitality at Les Roches International School of Hospitality, Switzerland (2011-2015)
    • Bhanwar Baisa Divyakriti Singh, born 22nd October 1999, presently (2012) studying at Mayo College, Ajmer.
  • Baisa Mahendra Kanwar, married Major Digvijay Singh Sumal of Keda near Meerut, died 2000 at Uri in Kashmir, and has issue, one daughter.
    • Devayani Singh, born 12th June 1998, presently (2012) studying at Mayo College, Ajmer.

Colonel Thakur Sooraj Singh
Colonel Thakur Sooraj Singh

Thakur Krishan Pratap Singh
Thakur Krishan Pratap Singh
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: This estate is a Bawni and Double Tazimi Jagir of Jaipur State, and was granted to Thakur Jaswant Singh, a great grandson of Maharaja Prithviraj of Jaipur. Rulers were ...
  • Thakur JASWANT SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, he succeeded to the estate of Mundota, married and had issue, seven sons (one grandson, Jagbhan died in Kabul whilst fighting for the Mughal Emperor).
  • Thakur SURTAN SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married Thakurani Surtan Kanwar, became sati, (their cenotaph can still be seen in Mundota), and had issue. He died in the battle of Kakaur.
  • Thakur INDER SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married and had issue, four sons.
  • Thakur RAGHUNATH SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married and had issue. He died in the battle of Mawanda.
    • Thakur Sardar Singh (qv)
  • Thakur SARDAR SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota
  • Thakur BIJAY SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, he is renowned for unparalleled bravery in the battle of Kushtaal Pancholas in 1730; married and had issue.
    • Thakur Jodh Singh (qv)
  • Thakur JODH SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota
  • Thakur BHAIRON SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, he is credited with having built the second fort in Mundota in 1775.
  • Thakur SALEM SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married a Thakurani of Kathda.
  • Thakur CHAND SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married a Thakurani of Manowara.
  • Thakur DURJANSAL SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married Thakurani Chandawatji of Nokha.
  • Thakur MADHO SINGHJI, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married 1stly, Thakurani Jadoniji from Etmadpur near Agra, married 2ndly, Thakurani Jodhiji from Ralawata, married 3rdly, Thakurani Kaanlotji from Lamba, and had issue, two sons and one daughter.
    • Thakur Rewat Singhji (qv)
    • Thakur Fateh Singhji, married and had issue, four sons.
      • Col. Thakur Sooraj Singh, he joined the Indian Army and served with the 61st Cavalry, he saw action in World War II and was A.D.C. to His Highness Sawai Maan Singhji II, Maharaja of Jaipur; he was promoted to the rank of Captain on 1st April 1951; he married and had issue, one son and two daughters.
        • Thakur Krishan Pratap Singh
        • Baisa Padmini Kumari
        • Baisa Bhawana Kumari
    • Baisa Gopal Kanwar, married Thakur Sahib Sher Singh, Tazim Naresh of Panch Mahal Maroth, Thakur of Jiliya, and had issue.
  • Thakur REWAT SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, married 1stly, Thakurani Guman Kanwar of Dhamli, married 2ndly, Thakurani Gulab Kanwar, daughter of Rao Kesari Singhji of Piploda, and had issue.
    • Kunwar Devi Singh, died aged in his teens.
    • Col. Thakur Lakshman Singh (qv)
    • Baisa Brij Kanwar, married Thakur Sher Singh of Dhankoli.
    • Baisa Jatan Kanwar, married Thakur Bhairon Singh of Barkana.
  • Col. Thakur LAKSHMAN SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer; during WW II he was posted in Italy as an officer of the Sawai Man Guard and later the Kacchawa Horse, he was the first officer to join the newly formed 61 Cavalry of the Indian Army at Gwalior; married Thakurani Saiyar Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Inder Singh of Peelwa, and had issue.
    • Thakur Tej Singh (qv)
    • Baisa Sajjan Kanwar, married Thakur Takhat Singh of Chandelao, and has issue.
  • Thakur TEJ SINGH, Thakur Sahib of Mundota (see above)
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