NADAUN (Jagir)

LOCATION: Punjab (Kangra Dist.) AREA: 315.0 km≤ VILLAGES: 22 POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: Rs ~50,000 (1939) DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Katoch SEAT: xx ACCESSION: xx

PRESENT RULER: Raja Shri MAHESHWAR CHAND KATOCH, 6th Raja of Nadaun since 1970.
born 1952, educated at the Doon School, Dehradun.

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Founded by a grant to Raja Jodhbir Chand in 1823, son of Raja Sansar Chand II of Kangra, by his Gaddi wife. Estate holders were...
Source: "The Golden Book of India"; LETHBRIDGE, Roper, MacMillan & Co., 1893 , p.24, 168, 380, 500, 513 and 420
Source: "Chiefs and Leading Families of Note in the Punjab", Revised and corrected up to July 1, 1939, under the Orders of the Punjab Government by G.L. Chopra Vol. I and II Lahore: Printed by the Superintendent , Government Printing, Punjab. 1940