|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
The villages of Dhikai along with Cherai and Mathania,
were granted to Thakur Bhom Singh, son of Rao Bahadur Jai
Singhji of Osian, later the
village of Dhikai was renamed to Umaid Nagar, after the
marriage of the sister of the Thakur Saheb to HH Maharaja
Umaid Singhji of Jodhpur. Estate holders were...
- Thakur BHOM SINGH,
Thakur of Umaidnagar -/1943, he married Thakurani Maad
Kanwar of Raghunathpura (Bera),
daughter of Thakur Kishore Singhji Ranawat, and had
issue, five children. He died 1943.
- Baiji Lal Mahendra Kumari, married Sardar
Chandroji Shambhaji Rao Angre of Gwalior (Kolaba).
- Raja Bhupat Singh (qv)
- Thakur Raju Singhji, married Thakurani Usha Kumari
of Katkone, and had issue.
- Thakur Veer Vijay Singh, married Thakurani
Gayatri Kumari, daughter of Thakur Sahib Mahendra
Singh of Ghanerao,
and his wife, Thakurani Pratap Kanwar, and has
issue three children, two daughters and one son.
- Bai Sahiba Shelja Kumari [Rani Sahiba Shelja
Kumari of Shivrati], married 21st November 2007
at Jodhpur, Shriman Maharaj Sahib Shri Raghav
Raj Singh of Shivrati.
- Bai Sahiba Devyani Singh
- Kunwar Vishwaraj Singh
- Thakur Rattan Singhji, married Thakurani
Kamleshwari Kumari, daughter of Raja Padam Dev Singh
of Poonch, and his
wife, Rani Manek Kunwar, and had issue.
- Pattayat Rani Prakriti Kumari Devi, married
Pattayat Sri Vardhan Singh Deo of Patna.
- Yuvrani Priti Kumari Devi, married Yuvaraj Shri
Somrajsinhji Prithvirajsinhji Jhala of Sayla.
- Baiji Lal Junu Kumari [Thakurani Junu Kumari of
Bagawas], married Air Vice Marshal Thakur Chandan
Singhji A.V.S.M., P.V.S.M. of Bagawas, and has
- Kunwarani Namrata Kumari, married 1st May
1985 in Ajmer, Kunwar (now Rawat) Veerbhadra
Singh of Deogarh,
born 3rd July 1959 in Ajmer, Rajasthan; formerly
a Planter, presently (2009) a hotelier; and has
issue, one son and one daughter.
- Raja BHUPAT SINGH
B.A., Raja of Umaidnagar 1943/-, born 1925, educated
at Colonel Brown’s School in Dehra Dun and at Mayo
College, Ajmer, graduating with a Bachelor's Degree;
in sports he excelled in weight lifting and Polo; he
was President of Hanuwant Educational Society,
President of Jodhpur Cycle Association, Vice President
Chopasni School Education Society, Vice President of
Rajasthan Kennel Club, Addl. Secretary of the Madras
Race Club, his vast experience with horses and horse
breeding saw him appointed as Special Advisor,
Committee Indigenous Breeds’ Ministry of Agriculture,
a Member of the Equine Development Board, Ministry of
Agriculture, and Working President of Indigenous Horse
Society of India, Ministry of Agriculture, Honorary
President of Indo-German Marwari Horse Society,
Germany, he was Founder Member of the Jodhpur Polo and
Equestrian Institute and President of the Marwari
Horse Breeder’s Association, Jodhpur; he married Rani
Roop Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Anop Singhji Saheb of
Balunda, and his
fourth wife, Thakurani Khama Khanwar, and had issue.
- Raja Maharathi Singh (qv)
- Raja MAHARATHI
SINGH, Raja of Umaidnagar (see above)