Zamindari in Bengal

"In Bengal, for the year(s) 1880/1881, there were 150,420 Estates of which 140,007 were permanently settled, 7,670 were temporarly settled, 2,720 were under the government, and 23 were ryotwari tracts. The land-tax on all these was 37,541,188 Rupees, with arrears being nearly 4 million Pounds Sterling. Of the above 150,420 estates, some 500 had an area of 20,000 Acres (31.25 Sq. Miles or 80.93 km2), and upwards of 15,000 with from 500 to 20,000 Acres. The rest or about 89 per cent were under 500 Acres each." quoted from the book, The Student's Geography of India, "The Geography of British India - Political and Physical" by George Smith, C.I.E., LL.D., F.R.G.S., published by John Murray, 1882 Bengal.
NAME OF ZAMINDARI AREA kmē DYNASTY/LINEAGE TITLE VILLAGESDISTRICT

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ANDUL #F----HowrahBharadwaj - Dutta clan Chaudhury
ATHARABARI--Mymensingh
AZIMGANJ--MurshidabadDudhoria (Jain) Babu
BALIADI --Manikganj Note #A Siddiky Chowdhury
BANSBERIA--Nadia #CRoy? Raja
BANWARI--Murshidabad #1 Maharaja
BARABHUM #E1,644.65--Manbhum-- Raja
BHABADIA----FaridpurGuha Thakurata --
BHAWAL1,499 --Gazipur Roy Chowdhury Raja
BIRBHUM----Manbhum-- --
BISHNUPUR----Manbhum-- --
BOGRA see Dhanbari--BograChowdhury Nawab Khan Bahadur
BOHMONG4,479--C.H.T. Note #BTungoo Raja
--Bardhaman BURDWAN Khattri -Mahtab Maharajadhiraja Bahadur
CHAKMA6,239 --C.H.T. Note #B Roy Raja
CHATNA----Manbhum-- --
COSSIMBAZAR --Murshidabad #1-- Maharaja
DEOPUR----MymensinghKulin Chakrapani --
DHAKA --Dhaka Khwaja Nawab Bahadur
DHANBARI --Tangail Chowdhury Nawab Khan Bahadur
DHANKORA --Manikganj Note #A
DIGHAPATIA --Rajshahi Ray Raja
DILDAUR --Tangail Ghaznavi Nawab Bahadur
DINAJPUR10,101 --Dinajpur Roy Maharaja Bahadur
DWARBASINI 25.32--Hoogli #C-- --
GAURIPUR --Mymensingh
HATHKHOLA----KolkataDutta --
HAVELI246.43--Faridpur #2-- --
HETAMPUR --Birbhum Chakravarti Raja Bahadur
ILDIPUR134.34--Faridpur #2-- --
KAKINA --Rangpur Roy Chowdhury Raja
KALORA I--Hoogli #C-- Raja of Andul
KALORA II--Hoogli #C-- --
KARCHAMARIA------Sarkar Zamindar
KARATIA --Tangail Khan (Panni)
KHALOR--Hoogli #C-- Raja of Andul
KOTALIPARA140.01--Faridpur #2-- --
KIRTIPASHA----BarisalRay Chaudhuri Zamindar
KUNJAGHATTA--Murshidabad #1
KUNDI or Kandi--RangpurRai Chowdhury Rai Bahadur
LALGOLA--Murshidabad #1 Rao
MAHIMSAHI143.64--Faridpur #2-- --
MANDALGHAT--Hoogli #C-- --
MONGMAHAL1,823 --C.H.T. Note #B Chaine / SainRaja
MUKTAGACHA --Mymensingh
MURSHIDABAD --Murshidabad #1Syed Nawab Bahadur
MYMENSINGH --Mymensingh Varendra Brahmin Maharaja
NADIA8,161 --Nadia Brahmin Maharaja
NAGAGARH----Manbhum-- --
NAGARHIARI----Manbhum-- --
NAIHATI----North 24 parganasMitra --
NALDANGA --Jessore Dev Rai Raja
NARAIL --Khulna Roy Raja
NARUTTAMPUR --Barisal Ghosh-Roy
NASHIPUR --Murshidabad #1 Sinha Raja Bahadur
NASIBSAHI143.64--Faridpur #2-- --
NASRATSAHI142.03--Faridpur #2-- --
NATORE33,670--Rajshahi Roy Raja
PABNA --Rajshahi Chowdhury
PADAMDI --Faridpur Syed Mir Syed
PAIRABAND --Rangpur
PANCHET #D4,273.50--Manbhum-- Raja
PANDARA----Manbhum-- Raja
PONABALIA------Ray Chaudhuri Zamindar
PRITHIMPASSA --Sylhet Syed Nawab
PUTHIA --Rajshahi Raja
RANGPUR --Rangpur Roy Raja
SALEMGARH------Bhumihar Brahmin Raja
SANTOSH --Tangail Roy Chowdhury Raja
SATAIR186.94--Faridpur #2-- --
SATYEAKHANI----Manbhum-- --
SERAMPUR --Hoogli Goswami Raja
SIMLAPAL----BankuraUtkal Brahmin Raja, Singha Choudhry
SINGRA / SINGRANATORE --Rajshahi Taimuri (Mirza) Sahibzada
SOVABAZAR --Kolkata Dev Raja Bahadur
SULALPUR--Hoogli #C-- --
SULTANPUR99.14--Faridpur #2-- --
SUSANGA --MymensinghVarendra Brahmin Maharaja
TAMAR----Ranchi?-- --
TELIHATI293.78--Faridpur #2-- --
TEOTA Dhaka Sankar Roy Chowdhury
TORANG28.49--Manbhum-- --
1. General Source (Murshidabad): "History of Mushhidabad District" by Major J.H. Tull Walsh, I.M.S., F.L.S. 1902
2. General Source (Faridpur): Faridpur District Gazetteer (India & Oriental Collections, British Library, London 1989); Total area of the district was 5,871.53 kmē