JAIPUR

JAIPUR (Princely State)

 

(17 gun salute)

 

AREA: 40,407 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 1,800,000Rs ACCESSION: 7th April 1949
STATE: Rajasthan DYNASTY: Kachhawa (Rajawat clan) RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: 14,343,000Rs (1931) POPULATION: 2,631,775 (1931)
PRESENT RULER:
HH
Saramad-i-Rajahai Hindustan Raj Rajendra Shri Maharajadhiraj Sir
Sawai PADMANABH SINGHJI Bahadur
, 12th Maharaja of Jaipur and 40th
Head of the
Kachhawa Rajputs, since 17th April 2011.born 1998, he was adopted by his
grandfather as his intended successor on 22nd
November
2002 (see below for the photo)
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: 
Predecessor
state of Dhundhar (Dausa) founded in 1093 by Duleh Rai (Dulha Rao), a
descendant of Raja Nal of Ajodhya.
The state was known as Amber
from the 1300’s to 1727, when a new capital called Jayapura was built,
the
state was then renamed Jaipur. Rulers were….

    1. Raja SODH DEV, 1st Raja of Dausa 966/1006 or
      1096/1128, son of Raja
      Ishwar Das of Gwalior.
    1. Raja DULHA RAO, 2nd Raja of Dausa 1006/1036 or
      1093/1136 or 1128/1136,
      married 1006, Rani Meroni, a daughter of Raja Ralhan Singh
      Chauhan, Raja
      of Ajmer, part of the dowry included the region of Dhundhar, and had
      issue.

      • Raja Kankal Dev (qv)
      • Kunwar Baikul Dev, Raja of Indurkhi and Biswari; he was
        expelled from Dausa and moved firstly to Indurkhi and later to Biswari;
        he married and had issue, the Rampura
        family of Uttar Pradesh.
    1. Raja KANKAL DEV, 3rd Raja of Dausa 1036/1038 or
      1136/1138
    1. Raja HUNA DEV, 4th Raja of Dausa 1039/1053 or
      1139/1153
    1. Raja JANAD DEV, 5th Raja of Dausa 1053/1070 or
      1153/1185
    1. Raja PUJANA DEV, 6th Raja of Dausa 1070/1094 or
      1185/1191 , married
      (amongst others), a
      sister of Raja
      Prithviraj III,
      King of Delhi, and had issue.

      • Raja Malesi Dev (qv)
    1. Raja MALESI DEV, 7th Raja of Dausa 1094/1146 or
      1191/12xx
    1. Raja BYALA DEV, 8th Raja of Dausa 1146/1179
    1. Raja RAJA DEV, 9th Raja of Dausa 1179/1216
    1. Raja KILHAN DEV, 10th Raja of Dausa 1216/1276
    1. Raja KANTAL DEV, 1st Raja of Amber 1276/1317,
      married and had issue, the Gogawat
      clan,
      including
      the Thakurs of Duni.
    1. Raja JANSI DEV, 2nd Raja of Amber 1317/1366, married
      and had issue.

      • Raja Udayakarna (qv)
      • Rao Kumbha of Banskhoh (one of the 12 bara Kotri),
        married and had issue, the Kumbhani
        sub-clan, icluding the Thakur Sahibs of Banskhoh.

 

    1. Raja UDAYAKARNA, 3rd Raja of Amber 1366/1388,
      married
      and had issue, 8
      sons. He
      died 1388.

      • Raja Narsingh Deo (qv)
      • Rao Barsingh Deo, received Mojad (Mozamabad) and was
        ancestor of the
        Naruka sub-clan, rulers
        of Alwar, Uniara,
        Lawa etc.
      • Rao Balaji, recieved the village of Barwara
        near Amarsar in
        1390,
        married and had issue. He died 1430.
        • Rao Mokalji 1430/1445 of Barwara, married four wives,
          and had issue. He
          died
          1445

          • Rao Shekhaji (Shekha of Amarsar)
            1445/1488,
            born 1433, became independent of Jaipur in 1471 and was ancestor of the
            Shekhawat
            sub-clan, including the rulers of Dundlod,
            Nawalgarh, Mandawa, Sikar
            etc. He died 1488.
        • Rao Khemraj
        • Rao Kharud, married and had issue.
          • Rao Khuman, ancestor of the Khumawats, now likely
            extinct.
      • Rao Shiv Brahm, founder of Nindar
        (one of the 12
        bara Kotri) and ancestor of the Sheobramhpota sub-clan.
      • Rao Patal, recieved Loni and was ancestor of the
        Patalpota sub-clan.
      • Rao Peepaji, became a local diety.
      • Rao Peethal, ancestor of the Peethalpota sub-clan.
      • Rao Napa

 

    1. Raja NARSINGH DEO, 4th Raja of Amber 1388/1413, died
      1413
    1. Raja BANBIR SINGH, 5th Raja of Amber 1413/1424
      (1428/1439), married and
      had issue. He died 1424.

      • Raja Udha Rao (qv)
      • Rao Naro Singh of Watka (one of the 12 bara Kotri)

 

    1. Raja UDHA RAO, 6th Raja of Amber 1424/1453
      (1439/1467), died 1453
    1. Raja CHANDRASENA, 7th Raja of Amber 1453/1502
      (1467/1502), died 1502
    1. Raja PRITHVIRAJ SINGH I, 8th Raja of Amber
      1502/1527,
      he was installed
      on the gaddi on 11th February 1503; married nine wives, including (a),
      Rani
      Bala Bai [Apoorva Devi] of Bikaner,
      married (b). daughter of Maharana Raimal Singhji of Mewar, married (c),
      Rani Sohag
      Devi,
      daughter of Rao Gyan Gaud, and had issue, 18 sons (5 dsp) and 3
      daughters.
      He died 4th November 1527.

      • Raja Bhim Singh (by Rani
        Bala Bai) (eldest son) (qv)
      • Raja Puran Mal (son of the Tonwar
        Queen) (second son)(qv)
      • Raja Baharmalla (by Rani
        Bala Bai)(fourth son) (qv)
      • Kunwar Sanga Singh (by Rani Apoorva Devi) (fifth son),
        founder of Sanganer,
        which lapsed to the parent state on his death without issue. One of the
        bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the Kachhawa Royal Family.
      • Rao Sheo Singh
      • Rao Gopal Singh fl.1550, (by Rani Apoorva Devi),
        he was granted the Jagirs
        of Chomu and Samode
        in 1550, married Rani Satyabhama of Karauli, and had issue.

        • Rao Nathji, married 1stly, Rani Naurangde Chauhan of
          Bedla, married 2ndly, Rani Lachmawati
          Solanki of Toda Bhim, and had issue, the Nathawats, one of the bara
          Kotri
          (12 chambers)
          of the Kachhawa Royal Family.

          • Thakur Karan Singh, ancestor of the Rawats of Chomu.
          • Thakur Jaswant Singh, he was granted the estate of Mundota.
      • Kunwar Rupsi Singh, (son of the Gaud Queen),
        received the Jagir of
        Daosa.
        His son Thakur Jaimal was the ancestor of the Jagirdars of Fatehpur. He
        died
        after
        1562.
      • Rao Jag Mal (by Rani Apoorva Devi) (sixth son), he was
        granted
        the Jagir of Diggi,
        he left Amber after quarrelling with his father, and lived in Amarkot
        for a while, where he married his Rani; married Rani Neta Kunwari,
        daughter of Rana Pahar Singh of Amarkot, and had issue, five sons. He
        died in 1549.

        • Rao Khangarji, ancestor of the Khangarots,
          which comprised one of
          the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the Kachhawa Royal Family; married and
          had issue, 13 sons. He died in 1584.

          • Thakur Raghav Das
          • Thakur Bhakar Singh of Sakhun (eighth son), married
            ten wives, and had issue, eight sons. He died in 1633.

            • Thakur Dwarkadas of Tilorna, married two wives,
              and had issue, five sons.

              • Thakur Ajab Singh, married and had issue.
                • Thakur Hari Singh
                • Thakur Bijai Singh
        • Rao Sarangdevji, died in battle in 1554.
      • Kunwar Pachayan Singh (by Rani Apoorva Devi),
        founder of
        Samriya.
        Ancestor of the Pachayanots, one of the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the
        Kachhawa Royal Family.
      • Kunwar Balbhadra Singh (by Rani Apoorva Devi),
        founder of Achrol.
        Ancestor of the Balbhadrots, one of the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of
        the
        Kachhawa Royal Family.
      • Kunwar Surtan Singh (by Rani Apoorva Devi),
        founder of Surothe.
        Ancestor of the Surtanots, one of the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the
        Kachhawa
        Royal Family.
      • Kunwar Chaturbhuj Singh (by Rani Apoorva Devi),
        founder of
        Bagru.
        One of the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the Kachhawa Royal Family.
      • Kunwar Kalyan Das (son of the Sisodia Queen),
        granted the Jagir of
        Kalwar.
        His descendants were one of the bara Kotri (12 chambers) of the
        Kachhawa
        Royal Family.
    1. Raja PURAN MAL, 9th Raja of Amber 1527/1534,
      received
      the
      Jagir of Nimera founding the clan of Puranmalots, one of the bara
      Kotri (12 chambers) of the Kachhawa Royal Family, married a Rathore
      Princess,
      and had issue. He died 19th January 1534 in battle at Anaseri.

      • Rajkumar Suja Singh of Nimera fl.1556

 

    1. Raja BHIM SINGH, 10th Raja of Amber 1534/1537,
      married
      and had issue. He died 22nd July 1537.

      • Raja Ratan Singh (qv)
      • Rajkumar Askaran Singh, married and had issue.
        • Raja Raj Singh of Narwar, married and had issue.
          • Rajkumar Ram Das

 

    1. Raja RATAN SINGH, 11th Raja of Amber 1537/1548, died
      15th May 1548.
    1. Raja BAHARMALLA [BharMall], 12th Raja of Amber
      1548/1574, born about
      1499, received the Jagir of Narwar, married (amongst others), (a), Rani
      Badna Devi, married (b), Rani
      Champavati,
      daughter of Rao Ganga Singh Solanki, and had issue. He died 27th
      January
      1574.

      • Raja Bhagwant Das (by Rani Badna Devi) (qv)
      • Raja Bhagwan Das (by Rani Badna Devi), he was granted the
        Thikana of Lawan; he was granted the title of “bankey raja” by
        Padshah Akbar of Delhi in recognition of his bravery.
      • Rajkumar Sunder Das
      • Rajkumar Prithvideep
      • Rajkumar Roopsi alias Roopchand
      • Rajkumar Jagannath Singh (by Rani Solankiji), died
        after 1585.
      • Rajkumar Maheshdas
      • Rajkumar Sadul
      • Rajkumar Bhopat
      • Rajkumar Parshuram
      • Rajkumari Heera Kunwar [Mariam Zamani], married circa
        6th February
        1562,
        Padshah Akbar of Delhi,and had issue.
    1. Raja BHAGWANT DAS, 13th Raja of Amber 1574/1589, he
      was granted
      the title of Amir ul-Umara by
      the Mughal Emperor, married and had issue. He died 10th
      December 1589.

      • Raja Man Singh I Bahadur (son of
        Rani Bhagwati) (qv)
      • Rajkumar Madho Singh, married and had issue. He died
        after 1585.

        • Kumar Chhatar Singh, married and had issue. He died
          March 1630

          • Kumar Bhim Singh, died May 1630
          • Kumar Anand Singh, died May 1630.
      • Rajkumar Chandrabhan Singh (son of the daughter of
        Raisal Bhati),
        married
        the daughter of Raja Puran Mal of Gidhaur.
      • Rajkumar Suraj Singh fl.1580
      • Rajkumar Pratap Singh fl.1600 (son of Rani Bhagwati)
      • Daughter, married Padshah Jehangir of Delhi.

 

    1. Mirza Raja MAN SINGH I Bahadur, 14th Raja of Amber
      1589/1614, born 9th
      May 1540, married, including (a) 30th January 1593 Rani Akshaya Devi,
      daughter
      of the Raja Ram Chandra Dev of Khurda, (b) 23rd December 1596 Rani
      Kshama
      Devi (committed sati), daughter of Maharaja Nar Narayan
      Bhup
      of Cooch
      Behar, and had issue. He died 6th July 1614 at Elichpur.

      • Yuvaraj Jagat Singh, married and had issue. He died
        9th October 1599.

        • Raja Maha Singh, born 10th September 1585, received
          the Jagir of Garha,
          granted the Title of Raja by the Mughal Emperor, married Rani Damiyanti
          Devi, grand-daughter of Maharana Udai Singhji of Mewar and had issue.
          He
          died 30th May 1617.
          • Mirza Raja Jai Singh I (see below)
      • Rajkumar Jhujhar Singh, Thakur
        of
        Raisar. Ancestor of
        the Madhani subclan and Mansinghot subclan of the Rajawat clan of the
        Kachhawa
        Royal Family, including the Thakurs of Ranoli, Siwar, Jhalai
        and Isarda, married and had issue.

        • [?Kunwarani Kusum
          Kanwar, married Kunwar Mahesh Das of Jalore, grandson of Maharaja Udai
          Singh of Jodhpur, and had issue.]
      • Daughter, married 8th June 1608 the Mughal Emperor
        Jehangir.
      • Mirza Raja Bhao Singh Bahadur (by
        Rani Sahodra
        Gaud) (qv)
      • Rajkumar Himmat Singh (son of Rani Jamoti/Jambvanti,
        daughter of Ratan
        Singh Chauhan), married and had issue. He died 16th March 1597.

        • Kumar Kushan Singh, died sp.
      • Rajkumar Durjan Singh (son of Rani Sahodra Gaud),
        received the Jagir of Dhula in Jaipur, a
        General
        in the army of
        the Mughal Emperor, captured the fort of Kakruya in 1596, and
        recaptured
        the fort of Bhusna, later in the same year, killed in a naval
        engagement,
        twelve miles off Vikrampur on the 5th September 1597.
      • Rajkumar Sakat Singh (son of Rani Sumitra, daughter of
        Ishwar Das
        Rathore),
        received the Jagir of Paharia in Jaipur, died before 1608.
      • Rajkumar Kesho Das (son of Rani Kshama Devi).
      • Rajkumar Atibal Singh (son of Rani Kshama Devi).
    1. Mirza Raja BHAO SINGH Bahadur, 1th Raja of Amber
      1614/1621, died
      13th December 1621 sp.
    1. Mirza Raja JAI SINGH I Bahadur, 16th Raja of Amber
      1621/1667 , born
      15th July 1611,
      Mirza Raja
      [cr.1639], married and had issue. He died 28th August 1667 in Burhanpur.

      • Mirza Raja Ram Singh I Bahadur (qv)
      • Rajkumar Kirat Singh, ancestor of the Rajas of Kama,
        married and had issue. He died 1673.
        • Baijas Kaur, married 1678 the Mughal Prince, Muhammad
          Azim 1664-1712
      • Daughter, married Raja Mahendra Keerat Singh of Bhadawar.

 

    1. Mirza Raja RAM SINGH I Bahadur, 17th Raja of Amber
      1667/1688, married
      and had issue.
      He died
      April 1688  at Kohato.

      • Yuvaraj Kishan Singh, married and had issue. He died
        March 1682.
        • Mirza Raja Bishan Singh Bahadur (qv)

 

    1. Mirza Raja BISHAN SINGH Bahadur, 18th Raja of Amber
      1688/1699, born
      1672, married and
      had issue.
      He died 31st December 1699.

        • Sri Sawai Maharaja Jai Singh II Bahadur (qv)
        • Mirza Raja Bijay Singh, Mirza Raja [cr.1708], died
          October 1729.
        • Baisa (name unknown), married Rao Raja Budh
          Singhji of Bundi.

 

    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja JAI SINGH II Bahadur, 19th Raja
      of Amber
      and 1st Maharaja of Jaipur 1699/1743 ,
      born 4th November
      1688, Saramad-i-Rajahae
      Hind [cr.1721], Raj Rajeshwar, Shri Rajadhiraj, Maharaja Sawai
      [cr.1723],
      married 1stly, March 1701, daughter of Kunwar Udit Singh (nephew of
      Raja Uttam
      Ram Gaur of Sheopur), married (b), Maharani Chandra Kunwar, daughter of
      Maharana
      Sangram Singhji II of Udaipur,
      married
      (c), a daughter of Raja Bhim Singhji
      I of Banera, and had issue. He died
      21st September 1743
      at Jaipur.

      • Maharajkumar Shiv Singh, born 1702, married and had
        issue, 2 sons. He
        died of cholera in August 1724 along with his mother.
      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Ishwari Singh Bahadur (qv)
      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Madho Singh I Bahadur (by the
        Udaipuri Maharani)(qv)
      • Daughter, married Rao Raja Dalel Singhji of Bundi.
      • Daughter, married Maharaja Abhai Singhji of Jodhpur.
    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja ISHWARI SINGH Bahadur, 2nd
      Maharaja
      of Jaipur 1743/1750,
      born 1721, married (amongst others) (a), Maharani Ajab Kunwar, daughter
      of Raja Surtan Singhji of Banera. He
      died
      12th December
      1750, took poison along with 3 Queens and a concubine. A further 21
      other
      wives committed sati next day.
    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja MADHO SINGH I Bahadur, 3rd
      Maharaja
      of Jaipur 1750/1768,
      born December
      1728, received the Jagir of Rampura in 1729, but lost it to
      the Marathas in 1757, married
      (amongst others) (a), 15th May 1761, the daughter of Raja Fateh Singhji
      of Ratlam,
      married (b), the daughter of Rawat Jaswant Singhji of Deogarh, married (c), Maharani Ratan
      Kunwar, a daughter of Raja Sardar Singhji of Banera,
      and
      had
      issue.
      He
      died
      5th
      March
      1768.

      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Prithvi Singh II Bahadur (by Deogarh
        Princess)(qv)
      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Pratap Singh Bahadur (by Deogarh
        Princess) (qv)
    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja PRITHVI SINGH II Bahadur, 4th
      Maharaja of Jaipur 1768/1778,
      born 1762,
      married (a),
      a Princess of Bikaner, married (b), a Princess of Kishangarh, and had
      issue.
      He died 13th April 1778.

      • Maharajkumar Man Singh, (by the Kishangarh Rani),
        born 1777, living
        in exile in 1820.

 

    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja PRATAP SINGH Bahadur, 5th
      Maharaja of
      Jaipur 1778/1803,
      born 2nd December
      1764, married
      1799 and had issue. He died 1803.

      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Jagat Singh II Bahadur (qv)

 

    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja JAGAT SINGH II Bahadur, 6th
      Maharaja of Jaipur 1803/1818,
      married a Bhati
      Princess,
      died 1834, and had issue. He died 21st November 1818.

      • Sri Sawai Maharaja Jai Singh III Bahadur (by Maharani
        Bhatianiji) (qv)
      • ?Kunwar Sangram Singh, ?adopted to Jhalai (or Isarda),
        married and had
        issue.

        • Thakur Nahar Singh of Jhalai.

Sri Sawai Maharaja MAN SINGH II
[Rajkumar Mohan Singh of Narwar], Maharaja of Jaipur [22.12.1818] –
[25.4.1819] (usurper), born about 1809, son of Raja Manohar
Singh of Narwar, installed on the gaddi by an ambitious noble
but
deposed on the birth of the rightful heir.

    1. Sri Sawai
      Maharaja JAI SINGH III Bahadur
      , 7th Maharaja of Jaipur 1819/1835,
      born 25th April 1819, married
      (amongst others) (a), 1829, Maharani Ratan Kunwar, eldest daughter of
      Maharao Shri Sheo Singhji of Sirohi,
      married (b), Maharani Chandrawatiji of Sankotra,
      and had issue. He died 6th February 1835.

      • Sawai Maharaja Sir Ram Singh II Bahadur (by Maharani
        Chandrawatiji) (qv)

 

    1. Sri Sawai Maharaja Sir RAM SINGH II Bahadur, 8th
      Maharaja of Jaipur 1835/1880,
      born 27th
      September 1835,
      was granted a sanad of adoption in 1862, G.C.S.I. [cr.1863],
      received
      a personal gun salute of 19, which was raised further to 21 guns at the
      Delhi Durbar in 1877, made a Counsellor of the Empire, C.I.E.
      [cr.1878],
      married amongst others (a), 1863, a daughter of Maharaja Takhat Singhji
      of Jodhpur.
      He died spm on 17th September 1880.
    1. HH Saramand-i-Rajha-i-Hindustan Raj Rajindra Sri
      Maharajadhiraj
      Sawai
      Sir MADHO SINGH II Bahadur
      , 9th Maharaja of Jaipur 1880/1922, born
      as Kunwar Qayam or Kaim
      Singh,
      younger
      son of the Thakur Sahib of Isarda on 29th August 1861, his personal gun
      salute
      was raised to 19 in 1887, and further increased to 21 in 1896, G.C.S.I.
      [cr.1888] , G.C.I.E. [cr.1900] , G.C.V.O. [cr.1903], made an Honourary
      Colonel of the 13th Rajputs (Shekhawati Regiment), married to five
      official
      wives (and 18 concubines who gave him 50 to 60 children, 107 according
      to a different source, of
      whom
      18 sons were alive in 1935 and one son was still alive in 1985), 1stly,
      the
      daughter
      of Thakur Budh Singh Pal of Amargarh in Etah-Karauli, married 2ndly,
      1881,
      the 3rd daughter of Maharaja Prithvi Singhji of Kishangarh,
      died 25th March 1893, married 3rdly, 1882, HH Maharani Ba Kunwarba
      Sahiba, died after 1922,
      daughter of HH Raj Sahib Mansinhji II Ranmalsinhji
      of Dhrangadhra, and his third
      wife, HH
      Rani
      Baiji Kunwarba Sahiba, married
      4thly, 1891, daughter of the Thakur of Khamor in Shahpura, married
      5thly,
      1892, the daughter of Thakur Jivraj Singh of Rori in Bikaner, by whom
      he
      had one daughter. He died 7th September 1922.

      • Lallji Moti Singh
      • Raja Gopal Singh, his fathers favourite son. Was
        possibly considered as
        his successor which would have caused considerable problems amongst the
        Jaipur
        nobles. He died 1920.
      • Raja Jaswant Singh, still living in 1985.
      • Baisa (name unknown), married Rao Raja Sagat
        Singh
        of Idar.
      • Baisa (name unknown), married Rao Raja Hanut
        Singh
        of Idar.
      • Baisa (name unknown), married Rao Raja Abhay
        Singh
        of Idar.
      • Baisa (name unknown), married Rao Raja Mohan
        Singh, born 10th March
        1905, son of Rao Raja Gulab Singh of Jodhpur,
        and
        had
        issue,
        three
        sons
        and
        one
        daughter.

    1. HH Saramad-i-Rajahai Hindustan
      Raj Rajendra Shri Maharajadhiraj Sir
      Sawai
      MAN SINGH II Bahadur
      , 10th Maharaja of Jaipur 1922/1970, born as
      Kunwar Mor Mukut Singh, younger
      son of Thakur Saheb Sawai Singhji of Isarda
      on 21st
      August
      1911 in Isarda, adopted 24th March 1921 by his predecessor, Rajpramukh
      of Rajasthan 1949/1956, Member of the Rajya Sabha 1962/1965, married
      1stly,
      30th January 1924, HH Maharani Marudhar Kunwar, daughter of HH Maharaja
      Dhiraj Maharaja Sri Sir Sardar Singhji Bahadur of Jodhpur,
      married 2ndly, 24th April 1932, HH Maharani Kishore Kanwar, daughter of
      HH Maharaja Sumer Singh of Jodhpur, married
      3rdly, 9th May 1940, HH Maharani Gayatri Devi, born 23rd May 1919 in
      London, died 29th July 2009 in Jaipur, daughter of HH Maharaja
      Jitendra Narayan Bhup Bahadur of Cooch
      Behar, and his wife, HH Maharani Indira Devi, and had issue. He
      died 24th June 1970 in Cirencester, UK and
      was cremated three days later in Jaipur.

      • HH Maharani Prem Kumari (by 1st wife), born 13th June
        1929 in Simla,
        married
        27th May 1948, HH Maharawal Shri Jaideepsinhji of Baria, and had issue. She died 1970.
      • HH Saramad-i-Rajahai Hindustan Raj Rajendra Shri
        Maharajadhiraj Sir
        Sawai Bhawani Singh Bahadur (by 1st
        wife) (qv)
      • Maharaj Jai Singh (by 2nd wife), Raja
        Saheb
        of Jhalai, born 5th May 1933 in
        Staines, educated at Harrow School
        1946/1951,
        married 1983, Rani Vidya Devi, born October 1942, daughter of Kanwar
        Rajinder
        Singh of Jubbal, and has issue.

        • Rajkumar Ajit Singh
      • Maharaj Prithviraj Singh (by 2nd wife), born 10th
        December 1935,
        educated
        at Harrow School 1950/1954, married 1961, Maharaj Kumari Devika Devi,
        daughter of Maharaj Ramendra Kishore Dev Varman of Tripura,
        and has issue.

        1. Rajkumar Vijit Singh, married 1991, Rajkumari
          Meenakshi Devi, daughter of Maharaj Pushpendrasinhji Virbhadrasinhji of
          Lunawada.
      • Maharaj Jagat Singh (by 3rd wife), Raja Saheb of Isarda, born 15th October
        1949, educated at
        Harrow
        School
        1963/1967, married 10th May 1978 (div.), Mom Rajawongse Priyanandana
        Rangsit
        of the Royal Family Thailand, born 3rd July 1952, and had issue. He
        died 5th February
        1997
        in London.

        • Rajkumari Lalitya Kumari Singh, born 3rd February
          1979.
        • Maharaj Devraj Singh, Raja
          Saheb of Isarda 1997/-; born 13th January 1981.

 


    1. Brig.
      HH
      Saramad-i-Rajahai
      Hindustan
      Raj Rajendra Shri Maharajadhiraj
      Sir
      Sawai BHAWANI SINGH Bahadur
      M.V.C., 11th Maharaja of Jaipur
      1970/2011, born
      22nd
      October
      1931
      in Jaipur, educated in Kashmir, Dehradun and then at Harrow School
      (UK) 1946/1950, commissioned into Indian Army in the 3rd Cavalry
      regiments
      as a Second Lieutenant in 1951, selected for the Presidents bodyguard
      in
      1954, posted to HQ 50 (Indep.) Para Brigade in 1963, selected and
      posted
      as Adjutant, Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 1964/1967, volunteered
      for
      the new Para Commando Unit and was posted to 10 Para Commando as
      2nd-in-command
      in June 1967, became the commanding officer in the following year,
      awarded
      the second highest gallantry award “Maha Vir Chakra” in 1971, for his
      part
      in the Indo-Pak war, took voluntary retirement in 1974, he was granted
      the rank
      of Brigadier for life, served as the first Resident High Commissioner
      to
      the State of Brunei from July 1993 to January 1997; he was also a noted
      polo player in his youth; married 10th March
      1967, HH Maharani Saheba Padmini Devi, daughter of Lt. HH Maharaja
      Rajendra Prakash Bahadur of Sirmur,
      and his second wife, HH Maharani Indira Devi, and had issue. He died
      17th April 2011 in Gurgaon of multi-organ failure.

      • Maharajkumari Diya Kumari, born 1970, married 1997,
        Kanwar
        Narendra
        Singh
        Rajawat of Sawai Madhopur, son of Thakur Budh Singh of Kotda village in
        Tonk; he was granted the title of Maharaj in 2003, and has issue.

        • Kunwar Padmanabh Singh, he succeded as HH
          Saramad-i-Rajahai Hindustan Raj Rajendra Shri Maharajadhiraj Sir
          Sawai Padmanabh Singhji Bahadur (qv)
        • Baiji Lal Gorvi Devi [Gaurvi Kumari], born
          1999.

 

  1. HH Saramad-i-Rajahai Hindustan Raj Rajendra Shri
    Maharajadhiraj Sir
    Sawai PADMANABH SINGHJI Bahadur
    , 12th Maharaja of Jaipur (see
    above)

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