PALDEO (Princely State)

AREA: 137.63 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 30,000Rs (1931) ACCESSION: 1st January 1950
STATE: Madhya Pradesh DYNASTY: Jijhotia Brahmin RELIGION: Hindu
VILLAGES: 120 POPULATION: 8,459 (1931) CAPITAL: Paldeo
PRESENT RULER: Rao Bahadur Chaube TEJ BHAN SINGH Ju Deo, 11th and present Chief of Paldeo
married and has issue.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The rulers are descended from Ramkishan Chaube who was governor of Kalinjar fort under Raja Hirdeshah of Panna. The jagirs are now in Raghuraj Nagar tehsil. Rulers were....
  • Chaube BALDEO SINGH, 1st Chief of Paldeo, married and had issue.
    • Chaube Dariao Singh (qv)
    • Chaube Sheo Prasad (qv)
  • Chaube DARIAO SINGH, 2nd Chief of Paldeo 1812/1840, married and had issue. He died 1840.
    • Chaube Raja Ram (qv)
  • Chaube NATHU RAM, 3rd Chief of Paldeo in 1840
  • Chaube RAJA RAM, 4th Chief of Paldeo 1840/1842, he died in October 1842.
  • Chaube SHEO PRASAD, 5th Chief of Paldeo 1842/1865, married and had issue. He died 1865.
    • Chaube Mukund Singh (qv)
    • Chaube Aniruddh Singh (qv)
  • Chaube MUKUND SINGH, 6th Chief of Paldeo 1865/1874, he died 2nd April 1874.
  • Rao Chaube ANIRUDDH SINGH, 7th Chief of Paldeo 1874/1891, born 18th October 1837, succeeded on 2nd April 1874 ( #1 ), he was granted the title of Rao as a personal distinction in 1877, he died 1891.
  • Chaube NARAYAN DAS, 8th Chief of Paldeo 1891/1894, born 1836, he succeeded his first cousin in 1891, married and had issue. He died 1894.
    • Rao Bahadur Chaube Jagat Rai (qv)
  • Rao Bahadur Chaube JAGAT RAI, 9th Chief of Paldeo 1894/1923, born 15th May 1865, succeeded 16th February 1894, married and had issue. He died 2nd October 1923.
    • Rao Bahadur Chaube Govind Prasad (qv)
    STATE MANAGER [2.10.1923] - [6.3.1929]
  • Rao Bahadur GOVIND PRASAD, 10th Chief of Paldeo, married a Rani from Gaurihar State, and had issue.
    • Rao Bahadur Chaube Shiva Prasad (qv)
  • Rao Bahadur Chaube SHIVA PRASAD Ju Deo, 8th/10th Chief of Paldeo 1923/1954, born 1st March 1908 and succeeded 3rd October 1923 (#2), married and had issue.
    • Chaube Tej Bhan Singh Ju Deo (qv)
    • Chaube Nathu Ram, born 1931.
  • Rao Bahadur Chaube TEJ BHAN SINGH Ju Deo, 11th Chief of Paldeo (see above)
1. "The Golden Book of India"; LETHBRIDGE, Roper, MacMillan & Co., 1893 p. 398
2. "Indian Annual Register" , N. N. Nitra, Calcutta 1945