BAONI

 

BAONI (Princely State)

 

 

 

(11 gun salute)

 

 

 

 

AREA: 313 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 46,850Rs ACCESSION: 1st January 1950
STATE: Madhya Pradesh DYNASTY: Asaf
Jahi
RELIGION:
Muslim
REVENUE: 19,780 (1901) REVENUE: 100,000Rs

 

 

PRESENT RULER: HH Sardar Nawab IFTIKHAR KHAN Bahadur,
9th Nawab of Baoni (Union Territory
of Lakshadweep, Minicoy – c/o H.P.O.Cochin, Kerala 682001, Kerala,
India)

 

 

fl.1980

 

 

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
The Nawab of Baoni is the only Muslim ruler in Bundelkhand and is a
descendant of the Nawabs of Hyderabad.
The state was originally granted by the Peshwa in 1784, but in 1806 the
validity of the grant was acknowledged by the Governor-General. Rulers
were as follows…..

    1. Nawab IMAD al-MULK
      GHAZIUDDIN KHAN
      , 1st Nawab of Baoni
      1784/1800 , born
      circa 1737, died 1800.

 

    1. Nawab NASIRUDDAULA JAFRANG,
      2nd Nawab of Baoni 1800/1815 ,
      died 1815

 

    1. Nawab AMIR ul-MULK,
      3rd Nawab of Baoni 1815/1838

 

    1. Nawab MUHAMMED HUSAIN KHAN,
      4th Nawab of Baoni 1838/1859

 

    1. Nawab IMAMUDDAULA MEHDI
      HUSAIN KHAN
      , 5th Nawab of Baoni
      1859/1883, he received a loan from the Government to help him liquidate
      the debts of the State.

 

    1. HH Azam-ul-Umra
      Fakhr-ud-Daula
      Main-ul-Mulk Saheb-i-Jan
      Mihin Sardar Nawab MUHAMMED HASAN KHAN Bahadur Zafar Jang
      , 6th
      Nawab of Baoni 1883/1893,
      born
      1863, succeeded 5th October 1883 (#1).

 

    1. HH Azam-ul-Umra
      Fakhr-ud-Daula
      Main-ul-Mulk Saheb-i-Jan
      Mihin Sardar Nawab RIAZ al-HASAN KHAN Bahadur Zafar Jang
      , 7th
      Nawab of Baoni 1893/1911

 

    1. HH Azam-ul-Umra
      Fakhr-ud-Daula Main-ul-Mulk Saheb-i-Jan Mihin Sardar Nawab MOHAMMED
      MUSHTAQ al-HASSAN KHAN Bahadur Zafar Jang
      , 8th Nawab of Baoni
      1911/- , born
      1896, married and had issue. He died after 1970.

      • Rajkumarani Sajida Sultan, married (as his first wife)
        (div.), Rajkumar Syed Asif Ali Khan of Nanpara.

 

  1. HH Azam-ul-Umra
    Fakhr-ud-Daula Main-ul-Mulk Saheb-i-Jan
    Mihin Sardar Nawab IFTIKHAR KHAN Bahadur Zafar Jang
    , 9th Nawab
    of Baoni (see above)

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