|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The
state was founded
in 1730. The Rao Bahadur maintains a military force of 47 infantry and
3 guns (in 1893). Rulers were…
- Rao PADAM RAO, 1st
Rao of Jigni 1730/1790, son of Maharaja
Chhatrasal, Raja of Panna,
and succeeded to his maternal inheritance, married and had issue. He
- Rao Lakshman Singh I (qv)
- Rao LAKSHMAN SINGH I,
2nd Rao of Jigni 1790/1806, married
and had issue.
- Rao PRITHI SINGH,
3rd Rao of Jigni 1806/1830, he received a sanad from the British Government
in 1810, married and
had issue. He died
- Rao BHOPAL SINGH,
4th Rao of Jigni 1830/1870, born
posthumously in 1830,
married and had adoptive issue. He died sp
- (A) Rao Lakshman Singh II Bahadur (qv)
- Rao LAKSHMAN SINGH II
Bahadur, 5th Rao of Jigni 1870/1892,
to the gadi on 16th September
younger son of Maharaja Mahendra Nirpat Singh Ju Deo Bahadur of Panna, he was granted the additional title
of Bahadur at the Delhi Durbar in 1877; married and had adoptive issue.
died sp in 1892.
- (A) Rao Bhanu Pratap Singh (qv)
- Rao BHANU PRATAP SINGH,
6th Rao of Jigni 1892/1925, born
18th May 1878, son
(cousin of Raja Malkhan Singh Ju Deo Bahadur of Charkhari), succeeded
8th April 1892; married and
had issue. He died 1925 (1931?).
- Rajkumar Arimardan Singh, adopted by HH Maharajadhiraj
Ganga Singh Ju
Deo of Charkhari and succeded there as Rao Arimardan Singh later HH
Sipahdar-ul-Mulk Sir Arimardan Singh Ju
Deo Bahadur of Charkhari.
- HH Maharani Sathya
Kumari, married (as his first wife), 15th May 1938 (sep’d.), HH
Maharaja Shri Sir Jaya Chamaraja Wadiyar Bahadur
of Mysore. She died sp 1983.
- Rao ARIMARDAN SINGH,
7th Rao of Jigni 1925(1931?)/1934,
married and had
adoptive issue. He died sp 1934.
- (A) Rao Bhupendra Vijay Singh (qv)
- Rao BHUPENDRA VIJAY SINGH,
8th Rao of Jigni 1934/- , born
Bhupendra Vijay Singh, son of HH
Punya Pratap Singh of Ajaigarh, he
succeeded in 1934 by adoption.
- Rani Thirthraj Kumari, married Rajadhiraj Hari Singhji of Achrol, and had issue.