HEMGIR

HEMGIR (Zamindari)

 

AREA: 932 km2 REVENUE: 50,000Rs ACCESSION: 1953
STATE: Orissa (Gangpur) DYNASTY: xx RELIGION: Hindu
VILLAGES: 139

 

PRESENT RULER: Sri Raja SUNIL
SINGH Deo
, Raja of Hemgir

 

PREDECESSORS and SHORT HISTORY: The
estate is heritable and is governed by the rule of primogeniture.
Estate holders
were…

  • Sri Raja TAKHT SINGH,
    Raja of Hemgir, founder.
  • Sri Raja CHANDAN SINGH,
    Raja of Hemgir -/1939, he was awarded the Coronation Medal in
    1937, married and had issue. He died in 1939,
    aged 80 years.

    • Sri Raja Bishwambhar Singh Sahib (qv)
  • Sri Raja BISHWAMBHAR SINGH
    Sahib
    , Raja of Hemgir 1939/-, born about 1888, married
    and had issue. He died after 1962.

    • Sri Raja Yagya Narain Singh (qv)
  • Sri Raja YAGYA NARAIN SINGH,
    Raja of Hemgir, born 24th April 1932, educated
    at Rajkumar
    College, Raipur; Member of the Lok Sabha.
  • Sri Raja SUNIL SINGH Deo,
    Raja of Hemgir (see above)

 

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