UDAIPUR (Mewar) (Princely State)

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AREA: 33,517 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 1,000,000Rs ACCESSION: 7th April 1949
STATE: Rajasthan  DYNASTY: Sisodia  RELIGION: Hindu
  POPULATION: 1,018,805 (1901)  
     
HH Maharana Shri Mahendra Singhji BahadurPRESENT RULER: HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri MAHENDRA SINGH Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati, 76th Sisodia ruler and 34th Maharana of Udaipur since 1984.
born 14th February 1941, installed 19th November 1984; he assisted in the formation of the Maharana Mewar Charitable Foundation; he was managing the Lake Palace Hotel when it received its 5 star rating, and the Garden Hotel when it received its 3 star rating; he contested the Parliament (Lok Sabha) elections from Chittorgarh in 1989 and won with a record margin of over 190,000 votes; married HH Maharani Nirupama Kumari, daughter of Lt. Col. HH Maharaja Manabendra Shah Sahib Bahadur of Tehri-Garhwal, and his wife, HH Maharani Suraj Kanwar, and has issue.
  • Maharajkumar Vishvaraj Singh, married Rajkumari Mahima Kumari, daughter of Maharaj Jagdishwari Prasad Singh Deo of Panchkot, and has issue.
    • Bhanwar Devajaditya Singh
    • Bhanwar Baisa Jayati Kumari
  • Maharajkumari Trivikrama Kumari, married Kumar Divya Ashish Singh of Akhnoor.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The genealogy of the Mewar rajput rulers starts in 566AD with Raja Gohil. His descendant, Rana Hamir Singh, the 43rd Sisodia ruler (1326/1364), was the first ruler to use the title Maharana. Rulers were....
  1. Maharana HAMIR SINGH, 1st Maharana of Mewar 1326/1364, born about 1291 in Sisoda village, married (amongst others), Maharani Songari, daughter of Raja Maldev of Jalore, and had issue. He died 1364 at Chittor.
    • Maharana Kshetra Singh (qv)

  2. Maharana KSHETRA SINGH, 2nd Maharana of Mewar 1364/1382, married and had issue. He died 1382.
    • Maharana Lakha Singh (qv)

  3. Maharana LAKHA SINGH, 3rd Maharana of Mewar 1382/1421, married (amongst others) (a), Rani Lakhma De Khichi Chauhan, married (b), Rani Rathoriji Hansa Devi, daughter of Rao Chandaji of Mandore, and had issue. He died 1421.
    • ## Rawat Chundaji, 1st Rawat Sahib of Salumber (by Rani Lakhma De), eldest son and heir, he renounced his claim to the throne of Mewar in favour of his younger brother, but continued to serve the house of Mewar with utmost loyalty throughout his life, for which the Rawats of Salumber were honoured by being authorised by the Maharana to sign all important documents of State on his behalf; he was granted the Jagirs of Salumber and Bhainsrorgarh; he married 1stly, Rani Balecha Chauhaniji Navrang De, daughter of Hemji, married 2ndly, Rani Sindhal Rathoriji Ladu Kanwar, daughter of Panchayanji and grand daughter of Rawal Kikaji, married 3rdly, Rani Rathoriji Roop Kanwar, daughter of Ran Singhji, married 4thly, Rani Chauhaniji Parvat Kanwar, daughter of Rao Dungar Singhji, married 5thly, Rani Hada Chauhaniji Kalu Kanwar, daughter of Balji, married 6thly, Rani Deora Chauhaniji Keshar Kanwar, daughter of Surtan Singhji, and had issue, ten sons. ##
      • ## Thakur Kuntalji, he was granted the Jagiri of Bharak and Parawal, married and had issue, the Kuntalot sub-clan of the Chundawat clan. He was killed in Mandor Abhiyan by Rao Jodhaji of Marwar, 
      • Rawat Kandhalji I, 2nd Rawat Saheb of Salumber, he took part in battles against Nawab Muhammad Shah of Malwa and Nawab Ahmadshah of Gujarat, he also took part in an attack on Nagor along with Rana Kumbha and fought bravely in the battle of Mandalgarh against Jafar Khan; married 1stly, Rani Sankhliji Bar Kanwar, daughter of Sinhaji, married 2ndly, Rani Rathoriji Bal Kanwar, daughter of Bharmalji, married 3rdly, Rani Chauhaniji Ratan Kanwar, daughter of Ram Singhji, married 4thly, Rani Deoriji Kushal Kanwar, daughter of Hathiji, and had issue, four sons. He was killed by Rao Mulraj of Idar in Nae Village near Udaipur some time after 1473.
        • Rawat Ratan Singh I (qv)
        • Kunwar Sinhaji (by Rani Bar Kanwar), he was granted the Thikana of Amet and succeded there as Rawat Sinhaji, Rawat Saheb of Amet.
        • Kunwar Dungar Singhji, he was granted the Jagiri of Pakhand and Gogathala
        • Kunwar Kshemkaramji
      • Thakur Tejaji, he was ancestor of the Tejawat sub-clan of the Chundawat clan.
      • Thakur Jaitaji, he was ancestor of the Jaitawat sub-clan of the Chundawat clan.
      • Thakur Manjaji, he was granted the Jagiri of Kathar, married and had issue, the Mojawat sub-clan of the Chundawat clan. He was killed in the battle of Nadolae in Godwad.
      • Thakur Ashaji, he was granted the Thikana of Bharchadi, married and had issue, the Ashawat sub-clan of the Chundawat clan.
      • Thakur Randheerji, married and had issue, the Randheerot sub-clan of the Chundawat clan.
      • Kunwar Rasaji, he was killed in Mandor.
      • Kunwar Jaimalji
      • Kunwar Jodhji ##
    • Thakur Gaj Singh
    • Thakur Dulha Singh, fourth son, he was granted the Jagirs of Bhanpur and Samal.
    • Thakur Dunga Singh, fifth son.
    • Thakur Luna Singh, he was granted the Jagirs of Kheda, Malpur and Kantharia.
    • Thakur Ajja Singh, married and had issue.
      • Thakur Sarang Deo, ancestor of the Sarangdevot clan, including the Thakur of Kanod and Batherda and the Rawat of Kanore; married and had issue, several sons.
        • Thakur Joga Singh
    • Thakur Bhanda Singh
    • Maharana Mokal Singh (by Rani Hansa Devi) (qv)

  4. Maharana MOKAL SINGH, 4th Maharana of Mewar 1421/1433, born about 1409, married (amongst others), Rani Sobhagya Devi [née Maya Kanwar], daughter of Parmar Raja Jaitmal Sankhla, and had issue, seven sons and at least one daughter. He died 1433.
    • Maharana Kumbhakarna Singh (by Rani Sobhagya Devi) (qv)
    • Thakur Kshema Singh [Kshem Karan], he was granted the Jagir of Sadri, and was ancestor of the Maharawats of Pratapgarh.
    • Thakur Rajdhir Singh
    • Thakur Nath Singh
    • Thakur Viram Deo
    • Thakur Suva Singh
    • Thakur Sakta Singh
    • Baisa Lalbai, married Khichi Rao Achal Singh of Gagrun.

  5. Maharana KUMBHAKARNA SINGH, 5th Maharana of Mewar 1433/1468, born about 1427 at Deogarh, married (amongst others), (a), Rani Kumbhal Devi, married (b), a daughter of the Rao of Idar, and had issue. He died 1468 at Kumbhalgarh.
    • Maharana Udai Singh I [Udaikaran] (by Rani Kumbhal Devi)(qv)
    • Maharana Raimal Singh (by Rani Rathoriji) (qv)
    • Baiji Lal Ramabai [Rani Ramabai of Junagadh (Girnar)], married Raja Mandalik III, Raja of Junagadh.

  6. Maharana UDAI SINGH I, 6th Maharana of Mewar 1468/1473, married and had issue. He died 1473.
    • Kunwar Sahas Mal
    • Kunwar Suraj Mal

  7. Maharana RAIMAL SINGH, 7th Maharana of Mewar 1473/1508, married 1stly, Rani Ratan Kanwar, daughter of Raj Sahib Rajdharji, 24th Raj Sahib of Halvad, married 2ndly, Rani Raj Kanwar, daugter of Rathore Rao Bisaji, married 3rdly, Rani Kumkum Kanwar, daughter of Rathore Ran Singhji, married 4thly, Rani Sringar Devi [Bir Kanwar], daughter of Rao Jodha of Marwar, married 5thly, Rani Sagat Devi, daughter of Rathore Dalpat Singh, married 6thly, Rani Indra Kanwar, daughter of Raja Maldevji of Marwar, married 7thly, Rani Mahtab Kanwar, daughter of Raja Lal Singh (son of Solanki Raja Har Raja), married 8thly, Rani Mahtab Kanwar, daughter of Jhala Bhanji, married 9thly, Rani Raj Kanwar, daughter of Rao Gopji Deora, married 10thly, Rani Champa Kanwar, daughter of Rao Lakhaji Deora, Rao of Sirohi, married 11th, Rani Anand Kanwar, daughter of Rathore Rao Bajraji, and had issue, 14 sons and at least two daughters. He died 1508. 
    • Kunwar Prithvi Raj (by Rani Ratan Kanwar), married Kumari Tarade Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Bhoja Singh of Lach, and had issue. He died vp before 1509.
      • Maharana? Banbir Singh, he may have held power in a time of discord 1536/1537. His subsequent fate is unknown.
    • Kunwar Jaimal Singh, second son, he was killed vp by Ratan Sankhla, a relative of Solanki Rao Surtan of the Toda family.
    • Maharana Sangram Singh I (by Rani Ratan Kanwar) (third son) (qv)
    • Kunwar Kalyan Mal
    • Kunwar Fattaji
    • Kunwar Rai Singh
    • Kunwar Bhawani Das
    • Kunwar Kishan Das
    • Kunwar Naryan Das, ninth son.
    • Kunwar Shanker Das
    • Kunwar Devi Das, eleventh son.
    • Kunwar Sunder Das
    • Kunwar Isar Das
    • Kunwar Veni Das
    • Rani Sisodniji Sahiba [Rani Damodar Kanwar of Amber], married Raja Prithvi Singhji I of Amber.
    • Rani Gorajiya Kunwar [Rani Har Kanwar of Merta], married Rao Viram Deoji of Merta, grandson of Rao Jodha of Marwar, and had issue (see Jodhpur and Ghanerao).
    • Baiji Lal Ananda Bai [Rani Anandabai of Sirohi], married Rao Jagmalji of Sirohi.
    • Baiji Lal (name unknown), married Rao Lunkaranji of Bikaner.

  8. Maharana SANGRAM SINGH I, 8th Maharana of Mewar 1508/1528, born 12th April 1482 [Baisakh Badi 9th, 1539 Samvat], installed on the gaddi on 4th May 1508; married 1stly, Rani Lakhu Devi, daughter of Hada Rao Nirbudh [Narbad Singh] of Bundi, married 2ndly, Rani Karmavati Devi [Karmetan], daughter of Rao Nirbudh of Bundi, married 3rdly, Rani Brajbai, daughter of Rao Jodhaji of Marwar, married 4thly, Rani Bal Kanwar, daughter of Rao Bharmalji of Marwar, married 5thly, Rani Shyam Kanwar, daughter of Hada Rao Parbat Singhji, married 6thly, Rani Raj Kanwar, daughter of Rao Ram Singhji of Kherad, married 7thly, Rani Paip Kanwar, daughter of Hada Rao Rudra Bhanji, married 8thly, Rani Padam Kanwar, daughter of Deora Rao Abhai Singhji, married 9thly, Rani Piar Kanwar, daughter of Rao Binai Singhji Rathore, married 10thly, Rani Ramba Kanwar, daughter of Rao Chandji Tuar, married 11th, Rani Dhan Kanwar, daughter of Rao Bhanji, son of Rao Siyaji, [aka? Rani Dhan Kunwar, daughter of Rao Bagha of Jodhpur], married 12th, Rani Kanwar Bai, daughter of Rao Rai Malji Solanki, married 13th, Rani Ghansukhde, daughter of Chauhan Kharagsenji, married 14th, Rani Sawarbai, daughter of Hada Rao Barjangji, married 15th, Rani Gawarade, daughter of Rao Gopji Deora, married 16th, Rani Karmetan, daughter of Chauhan Rao Shiv Singhji of Vagadh, married 17th, Rani Sultande, daughter of Solanki Ridhmalji, married 18th, Rani Ram Kanwarbai, daughter of Sankla Jodhsinghji, married 19th, Rani Raj Kanwar, daughter of Hada Rao Akhairajji, married 20th, Rani Ram Kanwar, daughter of Rao Nathji Solanki, married 21th, Rani Ram Kanwar, daughter of Mota Raja Sankla, married 22nd, Rani Bhagwat Kanwar, daughter of Solanki Rao Abraji, married 23rd, Rani Kumkum Kanwar, daughter of Hada Rao Madho Singhji, married 24th, Rani Padam Kanwar, daughter of Solanki Rao Sursen, married 25th, Rani Lal Kanwar, daughter of Chauhan Rao Jugmalji, married 26th, Rani Rai Kanwar, daughter of Chauhan Man Singhji, married 27th, Rani Karmetanbai, daughter of Rao Surji Rathore of Chavad, married 28th, Rani Lad Kanwarbai, daughter of Rao Bhanji of Idar, and had issue, seven sons and four daughters. He died 30th January 1528 at Kalpi (#1).
    • Yuvaraj Bhojraj Singh (by Rani Kanwar Bai), married 1516, Yuvarani Meera Bai, daughter of Rao Ratan Singh of Merta (see Jodhpur), born about 1498, died sp about 1547. He died sp in 1526 in battle.
    • Kunwar Karan Singh
    • Maharana Ratan Singh (by Rani Dhan Kunwar) (qv)
    • Kunwar Parbat Singh, died before 1528.
    • Kunwar Krishna Singh, died before 1528.
    • Maharana Vikramaditya Singh (by Rani Karmavati Devi) (qv)
    • Maharana Udai Singh II (by Rani Karmavati Devi) (qv)
    • Kunwar Udai Singh, died before 1528.
    • Rani Sisodniji Sahiba, married Rao Suraj Mal of Bundi.
    • Rani Sisodniji Sahiba, married Rawal Lunkaranji of Jaisalmer.

  9. Maharana RATAN SINGH, 9th Maharana of Mewar 1528/1531, married (amongst others) (a), Rani Suja Bai of Bundi, married (b), Rani Guman Kanwar, daughter of Rao Limbaji of Jawas. He died sp 1531.

  10. Maharana VIKRAMADITYA SINGH, 10th Maharana of Mewar 1531/1536, born 1517, a weak ruler, the throne was usurped by a supposed cousin who held power 1536/1537 and doesn't appear to be counted in the official list of rulers. He died 1536.

  11. Maharana UDAI SINGH II, 11th Maharana of Udaipur 1537/1572, born 4th August 1522, married (amongst others), (a) Rani Jaywanti Bai (Jevanti Bai), daughter of Rao Akhey Raj Songara-Chauhan from Pali of Jalore, married (b), a daughter of Raj Jait Singh I of Delwara, married (c), a daughter of Rawal Lunkaranji of Jaisalmer, married (d), a daughter of Rao Chandrasen of Marwar, and had issue. He died 3rd March 1572 at Gogunda.
    • Maharana Pratap Singh II (by Rani Jaywanti Bai) (qv)
    • Rawat Sakta Singh [Shakti Singh] (second son), fl.1576, he was granted the the Jagirs of Bhindar and Bhadsoda; married and had issue, 17 sons, the Shaktawat clan, including the estate holders of Bohera, Bhindar and Bhainsrorgarh.
      • Rawat Bhanji of Bhindar.
      • Rawat Achal Das, ancestor of the Achalawat sub-clan, including the Rawats of Bansi.
      • Kunwar Ballu Singhji
      • Rawat Madho Singh, married and had issue.
        • Rawat Jagat Singh of Kolyari, married and had issue.
          • Rawat Lal Singh, he was granted the jagir of Sheogarh.
      • Rani Damiyanti, married Raja Maha Singh of Amber.
      • Rani Sahiba Sisodniji, married Rao Surtan Singh of Bundi.
      • Kunwar Devi Singh, he was granted the jagir of Rud.
    • Kunwar Viram Deo, third son, ancestor of the Viramdevot clan, rulers of Hamirgarh, Kherabad, Sanwar as well as Kankarwa, Pahuna and Jaiwana.
    • Rawat Kana Singh, fifth Son, ancestor of the Kanawat clan, he received the Jagir of Amargadh.
    • Thakur Jagmal Singh, ninth son, co-ruler of Sirohi 1581/1583, married (amongst others), a daughter of Rao Man Singhji of Sirohi, and had issue. He died 17th October 1583.
      • Thakur Vijai Singh, 1st Baba Saheb of Jamoli.
    • Thakur Sagar Singh, he was proclaimed as the Maharana of Mewar by Padshah Akbar in order to further Mughal interests, later he was granted the jagir of Kandhar and the title of Rawat, his mansab was raised to 3,000 Jat and 2,000 Sawar; married and had issue. He died 1617 in Bihar.
      • Thakur Man Singh, he was given the mansab of 2,000 Jat and 600 sawar, and remained in the service of the Emperor.
    • Baisa (name unknown), married Kunwar Salivahan Tonwar, son of the former King of Gwalior, died 18th June 1576.
    • Rani Sisodniji Sahiba, married Rawal Maldev of Jaisalmer.
    • Kunwarani (name unknown), married Kunwar Ram Rai of Marwar.

  12. Maharana PRATAP SINGH II, 12th Maharana of Udaipur 1572/1597, born 9th May 1540 at Pali Garh, married 11 wives, including a daughter of Raja Narain Das of Idar, and had issue, 15 sons. He died 19th January 1597. 
    • Maharana Amar Singh I (qv)
    • Thakur Chanda Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Anjana.
    • Thakur Sahas Mal (third son), ancestor of the Rawats of Dhariawad.
    • Thakur Shekha Singh (fourth son), he was granted the Jagirs of Nana and Bera.
    • Thakur Ram Singh, he was granted the Jagirs of Udlias and Manakari.
    • Thakur Hathi Singh, he was granted the Jagirs of Dantra, Gendlya and Vais.
    • Thakur Jaswant Singh, he was granted the Jagirs of Karunda and Jalod.
    • Thakur Kachra Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Jolawas.
    • Thakur Kalyan Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Parsad.
    • Thakur Puran Mal (eleventh son), 1st Thakur Saheb of Mangrop, ancestor of the Purawat clan, married and had issue.
      • Baba Nath Singh, 2nd Thakur Saheb of Mangrop, married and had issue.
        • Baba Mahesh Das, 3rd Thakur Saheb of Mangrop, married and had issue, the Maheshdasot clan of Mangrop and Athoon.
        • Baba Mokham Singh, 1st Jagirdar of Gurla, married and had issue.
          • Baba Amar Singh, 1st Jagirdar of Gadarmala, married and had issue.
            • Baba Prithvi Singh, 1st Jagirdar of Singoli and Surawas

  13. Maharana AMAR SINGH I, 13th Maharana of Udaipur 1597/1620, born 16th March 1559, married and had issue. He died 26th January 1620.
    • Maharana Karan Singh (qv)
    • Rajadhiraj Suraj Mal, 1st Rajadhiraj of Shahpura (1629) and ancestor of the rulers of Gangawas, Barlias, Sarwania and Narela.
    • Baisa (name unknown), betrothed about 1583 to Rao Surtan Singh of Sirohi.

  14. Maharana KARAN SINGH, 14th Maharana of Udaipur 1620/1628, born 7th January 1584, married and had issue. He died March 1628.
    • Maharana Jagat Singh I (qv)
    • Baba Garib Das, 1st Thakur Saheb of Keria, he was granted the Jagirs of Keria and Vansda, married and had issue.
      • Baba Manohar Das, 2nd Thakur Saheb of Keria

  15. Maharana JAGAT SINGH I, 15th Maharana of Udaipur 1628/1652, married (amongst others) (a), Maharani Jet Kunwar, daughter of Maharao Shri Surtan Singhji I of Sirohi, married (b), a daughter of Rawal Sabal Singhji of Jaisalmer, and had issue. He died 1652.
    • Maharana Raj Singh I (qv)
    • Kunwar Karan Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Karjali.
    • Kunwar Ari Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Tiroli.

  16. Maharana RAJ SINGH I, 16th Maharana of Udaipur 1652/1680, succeeded in 1652 but not crowned till 4th February 1653, born 24th September 1629, married (amongst others), a daughter of Rawal Amar Singhji of Jaisalmer, and had issue. He died 22nd October 1680.
    • Maharana Jai Singh (qv)
    • Raja Bhim Singh, fourth son, 1st Raja Saheb of Banera, born July 1654, received the Jagir of Banera, married and had issue.
    • Thakur Bahadur Singh, eighth son, 1st Thakur Saheb of Bhunas, he was granted the Jagir of Bhunas, married and had issue.
      • Thakur Abhey Singh, 2nd Thakur Saheb of Bhunas, married and had issue.
        • Thakur Devi Singh, 3rd Thakur Saheb of Bhunas, married and had issue.
          • Thakur Shiv Singh, 4th Thakur Saheb of Bhunas, he lived around 1760.
    • Rani Badan Kunwarba Sahiba, married (as his 4th wife), Raj Sahib Gajsinhji Meghrajji of Dhrangadhra, and had issue.
    • Maharani Ajab Kunwar, married (as his first wife), Maharaja Bhao Singh of Rewah. She died sp.

  17. Maharana JAI SINGH, 17th Maharana of Udaipur 1680/1698, born 5th December 1653, married (amongst others) (a) Maharani Ganga Kunwar of Bundi, married (b), a daughter of Manohar Das of Jaisalmer, married (c), Maharani Kamala Devi of the Parmar clan, and had issue. He died 23rd September 1698.
    • Maharana Amar Singh II (by Rani Ganga Kunwar) (qv)
    • Maharaj Pratap Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Bawlas.
    • Maharaj Bakht Singh
    • Maharaj Ummed Singh, he was granted the Jagir of Karoi.
    • Baiji Lal (name unknown), married Kunwar Jagat Singh of Jaisalmer.

  18. Maharana AMAR SINGH II, 18th Maharana of Udaipur 1698/1710, born 3rd October 1672, married (amongst others), Maharani Dev Kunwar, daughter of Rao Ram Chandra I of Bedla, and had issue. He died 10th December 1710.
    • Maharana Sangram Singh II (qv)

  19. Maharana SANGRAM SINGH II, 19th Maharana of Udaipur 1710/1734, born 24th March 1690, married (amongst others) (a), a daughter of Maharawal Jaswant Singhji of Jaisalmer, married (b), Maharani Kundan Kanwar, a daughter of Raj Rana Daulat Singh of Tana, married (c), Maharani Kalyan Kunwar, eldest daughter of Maharao Shri Chattarsal Singh, Maharao of Sirohi, and his first wife, Rani Dependa, married (d), Maharani Jus Kanwar Jhala, and had issue. He died 11th January 1734.
    • Maharana Jagat Singh II (qv)
    • Maharaj Bagh Singhji (by Maharani Jus Kanwar), he was granted the Jagir of Karjali.
    • Maharaj Arjun Singhji, he was granted the Jagir of Shivrati.
    • Maharaj Nath Singhji, he was granted the Jagir of Bagore. He died 4th February 1764.
    • Baiji Lal (name unknown), married Sri Sawai Maharaja Jai Singh I of Jaipur.

  20. Maharana JAGAT SINGH II, 20th Maharana of Udaipur 1734/1751, born 17th September 1709, married and had issue. He died 5th June 1751.
    • Maharana Pratap Singh II (qv)
    • Maharana Ari Singh (qv)
    • Maharaj Arjun Singh fl.1793.
    • Baiji Lal (name unknown), married Maharaja Bijay Singh of Jodhpur.

  21. Maharana PRATAP SINGH II, 21st Maharana of Udaipur 1751/1753, born 27th July 1724, married (amongst others) (a), 1740 Kanwarani Sobhag Kanwar of Jodhpur, married (b), a daughter of Maharaja Jai Singh of Jaipur, married (c), Maharani Inder Kunwar, second daughter of Maharao Man Singhji III of Sirohi, and his first wife, Rani Krishna Kanwar, and had issue. He died 10th January 1753.
    • Maharana Raj Singh II (qv)

  22. Maharana RAJ SINGH II, 22nd Maharana of Udaipur 1753/1761, born 25th April 1743, married Maharani Ratan Kunwar, daughter of Umara-i-Uzzam Maharaja Mahendra Gopal Singh of Bhadawar, and his fourth wife, Maharani Sardar Kunwar, daughter of Raja Man Singh Sengar of Ruru. He died 3rd April 1761.

  23. Maharana ARI SINGH, 23rd Maharana of Udaipur 1761/1773, married 1stly, Rani Jhaliji Sardar Kunwari of Gogunda, married 2ndly, Rani Jaigai Kunwari, and had issue. He was assasinated 9th March 1773.
    • Maharana Hamir Singh II (by 1st wife) (qv)
    • Maharana Bhim Singh (by 2nd wife) (qv)

  24. Maharana HAMIR SINGH II, 24th Maharana of Udaipur 1773/1778, born 1762, died sp on 6th January 1778.

  25. Maharana BHIM SINGH, 25th Maharana of Udaipur 1778/1828, born 10th March 1768, married (amongst others), Maharani Sardar Kunwar, daughter of Maharjkumar Shakti Singh of Sirohi, and his wife, Rani Lila Devi, and had issue, as well as natural issue, about 100 children in all. He died 30th March 1828.
    • Maharana Jawan Singh Bahadur (qv)
    • Maharaj Amar Singh, died vp after 1815 and before 1828.
    • Maharajkumar Umaid Singh, died young.
    • Maharajkumari Krishna Kumari, born 1794, died 21st July 1810 (forced to drink poison to prevent war between Jaipur and Jodhpur).
    • Maharani Ajab Kunwar, married 1820, Maharaja Ratan Singh of Bikaner.
    • Maharajkumari Roop Kunwar, married 1821, Maharawal Gaj Singhji of Jaisalmer.
    • Maharajkumari Keekabai, married Raja Mokham Singh of Kishangarh.

  26. Maharana JAWAN SINGH Bahadur, 26th Maharana of Udaipur 1828/1838, married a number of wives, including (a), 2nd July 1821, Maharajkumari Subhadra Kumari, daughter of Maharaja Vishwanath Singh of Rewah, married (b), 1823, Maharajkumari Sahodar Kunwar, married (c), Kumari (name unknown), elder daughter of Babu Laxman Singh, Thakur of Madhavgarh in Rewah, married (d), 1834, Kumari (name unknown), second daughter of Babu Laxman Singh, Thakur of Madhavgarh in Rewah, married (e), Maharani Umaid Kunwar, daughter of Thakur Ratan Singh of Mandar (Badi Patni) in Sirohi. He died sp 1838.

  27. Maharana SARDAR SINGH Bahadur, 27th Maharana of Udaipur 1838/1842, born 29th August 1798, son of Maharaj Shivdan Singh of the Bagore branch, adopted by Maharana Jawan Singh, married (amongst others), a daughter of Maharaja Surat Singh, 17th Maharaja of Bikaner, and had issue. He died spm 14th July 1842.
    • HH Maharani Sobhag Kanwar, married 1851, HH Maharaja Raghuraj Singh Bahadur of Rewah, and had issue.

  28. Maharana SWARUP SINGH Bahadur, 28th Maharana of Udaipur 1842/1861, son of Maharaj Shivdan Singh of the Bagore branch, born 8th January 1815, died sp 16th November 1861, adopted on 23rd October 1841. 

  29. HH Maharana SHAMBHU SINGH Bahadur, 29th Maharana of Udaipur 1861/1874, son of Maharaj Shardul Singh of the Bagore branch, born 22nd December 1847, married (amongst others), HH Maharani Inder Kanwar, married (a), 1863, HH Maharani Daulat Kanwar, third daughter of Raj Rana Kirti Singh II of Bari Sadri, and his first wife, Rani Sringar Kanwar. He died sp 7th October 1874.

  30. HH Maharana SAJJAN SINGH Bahadur, 30th Maharana of Udaipur 1874/1884, son of Maharaj Shakti Singh of the Bagore branch, born 18th July 1859, at the outset the new Maharana took steps that introduced Mewar to modernity. He widened roads, and built new ones. He ordered the reforestation of the surrounding hills, laid new water pipelines, and repaired existing water tanks. He modernised the police force and established settlement departments, which recorded correct boundaries for fields and villages. Mewar's judicial system was also upgraded. The Maharana inaugurated a separate civil court and a criminal court where a committee, similar to the modern jury system, made the decisions. An Appeals Court was also established, along with new government departments. He also established an Education Committee, and set up a Government Press; he married (amongst others), (a) 1875, a daughter of Maharaja Shri Sir Jawansinghji of Idar, married (b), 1875, the eldest daughter of Maharaja Prithvi Singh of Kishangarh. He died sp 23rd December 1884.

  31. HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri Sir FATEH SINGHJI Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati, 31st Maharana of Udaipur 1884/1930, born 16th December 1849 at Shivrati, son of Maharaj Dal Singh of the Shivrati branch, G.C.S.I. [cr.1887], G.C.I.E. [cr.12.12.1911], G.C.V.O. [cr.1.1.1918], he considered inflexible in his demeanour and ignorant of the social unrest in Mewar that was being stirred up, as a result, on 28th July 1921, his powers were curtailed and he was formally deposed. He was allowed to retain his titular right to the throne, but effective power was handed to his son and heir; married 1stly, 1867, Rani Phool Kumari, daughter of the Thakur of Khod in Marwar, died 1877, married 2ndly, 1878, a daughter of Thakur Chanda Kol Singh of Varsoda, and had issue. He died 24th May 1930.
    • HH Maharajadhiraj Maharana Bhupal Singh Bahadur (qv)
    • HH Maharani Ankaran Bai, married 1904, Maj.(Hon) HH Umdae Rajahae Baland Makan Maharajadhiraja Sir Madan Singh Bahadur of Kishangarh.
    • HH Maharani Kishor Kunwar, married 1908, HH Maharajadhiraj Sardar Singhji Bahadur of Jodhpur.

  32. HH
                    Maharajadhiraj Maharana BHUPAL SINGH Bahadur
                    (1884-1955)Major-General HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri Sir BHUPAL SINGH Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati, 32nd Maharana of Udaipur 1930/1955, born 22nd February 1884 at Udaipur, G.C.S.I. [cr.1.1.1931], K.C.I.E. [cr.3.6.1919], when the British authorities decided to restrict Maharana Fateh Singh's powers, they gave Yuvaraj Bhupal Singh the powers to rule (on 28th July 1921 when he was 37), he ascended the throne on 24th May 1930 after the death of his father, he merged his state into the Rajasthan Union and was installed as Rajpramukh of Rajasthan on 18th April 1948, further appointed the Maharajpramukh of Rajasthan, on 1st April 1949. Honourary Major-General, Indian Army 15th October 1946 (Honourary Lt.-Col. 4th August 1939), Honourary Colonel, Indian Grenadiers, 1st June 1954; married 1stly, March 1910, a sister of the Thakur of Auwa, died June 1910 at Udaipur, married 2ndly, February 1911, a daughter of Thakur Shri Keshri Singh of Achrol, married 3rdly, 17th January 1928, a daughter of the Thakur of Khudala in Mewar, died 3rd January 1973, and had adoptive issue. He died sp 4th July 1955 at Udaipur.
    • (A) Colonel HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri Bhagwat Singhji Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati (qv)

  33. Colonel HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri BHAGWAT SINGH Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati, 33rd Maharana of Udaipur 1955/1984, born 20th June 1921 at Bhopalgarh, son of Maharaj Pratap Singh of Shivrati, adopted by the Maharana of Udaipur as his successor in 1939; married 1stly, 29th February 1940, HH Maharani Sushila Kunwari of Bikaner, married 2ndly, Annabella Parker, and had issue. He died 3rd November 1984.
    • HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri Mahendra Singhji  Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati (qv) 
    • HH Rani Yogeshwari Kumari, born 1942/1943, married HH Raja Krishan Sinh of Sitamau, and has issue.
    • Maharaj Shri Arvind Singhji, born 13th December 1944, married 15th May 1972, Rani Raj Vijayraj Kumari of Kutch, born 21st December 1942, and has issue.
      • Rajkumari Bhargavi Kumari, born 24th March 1976 in Mumbai, married 27th March 1995, Kunwar Lokendra Singh Rathore of Ghanerao [now Thakur Lokendra Singhji of Kotri], and has issue.
      • Rajkumari Padmaja Kumari, born 11th January 1980, educated at Tulane University, New Orleans, USA, graduating in May 2003 with a degree in International Relations and a minor degree in Business Studies; married 7th March 2011, Kunwar Dr. Kush Singh Parmar of Santrampur (see Vijaynagar).
      • Rajkumar Lakshyaraj Singh, 28th January 1985, educated at the Blue Mountains School of Hospitality; married 21st January 2014, Maharaj Kumari Nivritti Kumari, daughter of HH Maharaja Kanak Vardhan Singh Deo, 32nd Maharaja of Patna, and his wife, HH Maharani Sangeeta Kumari Devi.

  34. HH 108 Sri Maharaj Adhiraj Raj Rajeshwar Ravi Kula Bushana-Mahi Mahindra Yavadarya Kula Kamaldhivakara Chattis Rajkul Singar Maharana Shri MAHENDRA SINGH  Bahadur Hindua Suraj Hindupati, 34th Maharana of Udaipur (see above)
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1. Or, died either Baisakh Sudi, 1584 or Magh Sudi 9th, 1584.