|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
The estate was founded
in 1862. Estate holders were…
- Thakur ZORAWAR SINGH, 1st Thakur of Kanota
1862/1908, born 24th February 1827, son of Thakur Jivraj Singh
married 1stly, Thakurani Amrit Kanwar,
daughter of Inda Thakur Pahar Singh of Jojiali,
married 2ndly, Thakurani Raj Kanwar, daughter of Bhati Thakur Ratan
Singh of Bhundana, and had issue, three sons and one daughter. He
2nd February 1908.
- Thakur Narain Singh (by Thakurani Amrit Kanwar) (qv)
- Thakur Bhim Singh (by Thakurani Amrit Kanwar), born 18th
January 1853, Deputy
Inspector General of
Police in Jaipur from 1881, married twice and had issue, two sons and
two daughters. He died 19th
- Thakur Hem Singh, born 1876, died 1945.
- Thakur Gordhan Singh, died 1926.
- Thakurani Anand Kanwar, married Thakur Kesri Singhji of
Achrol, and had issue, two
sons and three
- Thakurani Lal Kanwar, married Ranawat Thakur Vijai
Singh of Jhalamand.
- Thakur Gambhir Singh (by Thakurani Raj Kanwar), born 29th
August 1863, married
from Dego in Jaipur, and had issue, one son and one daughter. He died
3rd October 1900.
- Thakur Tikam Singh, died 1911.
- Thakurani Shiv Kanwar [Dhap Kanwar] (by Thakurani Raj
Kanwar), married Thakur
Bahadur Singh of Mukangarh,
and had issue.
- Thakur NARAIN SINGH, 2nd Thakur of Kanota 1908/1924
, born January 1851, Chief of
State till 1924, married 1stly, Thakurani Jadav Kanwar, daughter of
Nathawat Thakur Hanut Singh of Bhuteda, married 2ndly,
Thakurani Saman Kanwar, daughter of Shekhawat Thakur Kishan Singh of
Kachhore, and had issue, six sons and one daughter, all by second wife.
- Maj.-Gen. Raja Bahadur Thakur Amar Singh (qv)
- Thakur Shivnath Singh (qv)
- Thakur Sardar Singh, born 5th June 1887, married a
daughter of the
of Bagoli (sister of his elder brother’s wife) and had issue, seven
sons and two daughters. He died
- Baiji Lal Laxman Kanwar, married Raja Kirti Singh of Kama.
- Baiji Lal Uchab Kanwar, married Kalyanot Thakur
Girdhari Singh of Badiali.
- Thakur Barisal Singh, born 30th November 1890, married
1stly, married in Bijwar Chauhans in the State of Alwar, married 2ndly,
Kumbhawat lady from
and had issue, two sons and a daughter. He died 4th July 1964.
- Thakurani Rajendra Kanwar, married Thakur Hem Singh of Danta in Jaipur.
- Col. Thakur Keshri Singh, born 1st January 1892, educated
Ajmer (Class-Captain 1914/15), married 1stly, a Bhati lady from
married 2ndly, a Nathawat lady from Ashti, and had issue, two sons and
four daughters, by second wife. He died 3rd August
- Baiji Lal Kushal Kanwar, married Khangarot Thakur
Raghunath Singh of Dudu.
- Rani Sugan Kunwar,
married Shivbrahmpota Rao Hari Singh of Nindar,
- Baiji Lal Chatur Kanwar, married Thakur Karan Inder
Singh of Mahilog.
- Baiji Lal Laxmi Kanwar
- Thakur Govind Singh, born 17th April 1894, married a
and had issue, four sons and two daughters. He died 6th June 1952.
- Baiji Lal Gopal Kanwar, married Naruka Thakur Bhawani
Singh of Jagannathpura.
- Baiji Lal Madhav Kanwar, married Naruka Thakur Durjan
Singh of Garhi.
- Kanwar Ishwari Singh
- Thakurani Chander Kanwari, married September 1902, Thakur
of Garhi in Alwar.
- Maj.-Gen. Raja Bahadur Thakur AMAR SINGH, 3rd Thakur
of Kanota 1924/1942,
Commander of the
State Forces, born 25th July 1878 , married about 5th September 1901,
Rasal Kanwar of Satheen, died 1945, and had issue, six daughters (five
young). He died 2nd November 1942.
- Baisa (name unknown), married Naruka Thakur
Bhawani Singh of Garhi in Alwar.
- Thakur SHIVNATH SINGH, 4th Thakur of Kanota
1942/1977, born 20th January 1882,
Thakurani Lad Kanwar, daughter of Shekhawat Thakur Phool Singh of
died sp, married 2ndly,
Ratan Kanwar Badgujar of Tashin in Alwar and had issue, one son and
sixx daughters, all by 2nd
He died 1977.
- Baiji Lal Ganga Kanwar, born 1923, married Rajawat Thakur
Raghubir Singh, son of Thakur Nathu Singh of Pahadia.
- Baiji Lal Mohan Kanwar, born 1925, married Naruka Thakur
Mohan Singh, son of Thakur Madhav Singh of Dhiptu.
- Baiji Lal Pane Kanwar [Thakurani Panney Kanwar of
Alsisar], born 16th December 1927, married Thakur Arjun Singh of Alsisar,
and had issue.
- Baiji Lal Gajender Kanwar, born 7th September 1929,
married Naruka Thakur Udaibhan Singh, son of Thakur Arjun Singh of Garh
- Baiji Lal Budh Kanwar, born 1931, married Shekhawat
Thakur Mahavir Singh of Kolida.
- Baiji Lal Gyan Kanwar, born 1933, married Khangarot
Thakur Daulat Singh, son of Thakur Amar Singh of Sawarda.
- Thakur Mohan Singh (qv)
- Thakur MOHAN SINGH, 5th Thakur of Kanota (see above)