KASMANDA

 

KASMANDA (Taluq)

 

 

VILLAGES: 38 REVENUE: 107,108Rs ACCESSION DATE: 1949
STATE: Oudh (Sitapur Distt.) DYNASTY: Bais RELIGION: Hindu

 

 

PRESENT RULER: Raja DINESH PRATAP
SINGH
, present Raja Saheb of Kasmanda since 1948.

 

 

born 1927, former MP, married
the daughter of Raja Birendra
Bikram Singh
of Payagpur, Bahraich District, Oudh,
and
has issue.

  • Rajkumar Divyakar Pratap Singh, born 1950, married Rani
    Jaya Rajya
    Lakshmi,
    daughter of Lt.-Gen. Shri Bharat Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana of Nepal,
    and has issue.

    • Rajkumari Deepshikha Kumari, born 1975, married 25th
      November 2009 in Jaipur, Rajkumar Manmath Singh of Patna, Orissa.
    • Rajkumari Chandrika Singh, born 1981.
  • Rajkumar Dinraj Pratap Singh, born 1952, married 1975, Rani
    Yadunandini, born 1956, daughter of HH Maharajadhiraj Maharawal
    Raghunath Singhji of Jaisalmer, and
    his wife, HH Maharani Mukut Rajya Lakshmi Devi, and
    has
    issue.

    • Kunwar Dinkrit Pratap Singh, born 1976.
    • Kunwar Dinkar Pratap Singh, born 1978, married the
      daughter of the Thakur Saheb of Junia, and has issue, one son.
      • Dinanjai Pratap Singh, born 2008.
  • Rajkumari Sukriti Prabha Singh [Rani Sukriti Prabha Singh
    Deo of Hindol],
    married Raja Bahadur Shailendra Narayan Singh Deo Mardaraj Jagadev of Hindol
    in Orissa, and has issue, two sons.

 

 

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
The Royal
Family of Kasmanda is descended from Raja Salivahan who defeated Raja
Vikramaditya
in 78AD. The estate holders were…

  • Thakur THANE SINGH, Thakur of Bari, he arrived in District
    Sitapur, Oudh in 1628
    and settled
    in Bari and Pirnagar, married and had issue. He died 1668.
  • (3 generations)
  • Thakur JAGAT RAI,
    Thakur of Bari
  • Thakur MADHUKAR SHAH,
    Thakur of Bari
  • Thakur Shah Mal GANESH RAI,
    Thakur of Sujalia, settled in Sujalia, District
    Sitapur, Oudh.
  • Thakur KANDHIYA RAI,
    Thakur of Sujalia
  • Thakur DAMAN SINGH RAI,
    Thakur of Sujalia -/1746, he died 1746.
  • Thakur NEWAZ SHAH,
    Thakur of Sujalia 1746/1821, he died 1821.
  • Thakur BHAWANI SINGH,
    Thakur of Kasmanda 1821/1842, settled in Kasmanda,
    District Sitapur,
    Oudh. He died 1842.
  • Thakur JAWAHIR SINGH Sahib,
    Thakur of Kasmanda 1842/1910, born 1821, married
    daughter of
    the
    Thakur of Bania Mau, Sitapur District, Oudh and had issue. He died 1910.
  • Raja Bahadur SURAJ BAKSH
    SINGH Sahib
    , Thakur of Kasmanda 1910/1948, born 1868,
    Taluqdar of
    Kasmanda-Basaidih Estate, O.B.E., MLA, President of the British-Indian
    Association, married the daughter of Raja Ganga Ram Shah of Khairigarh,
    Kheri District, Oudh and had issue. He died 1948.

    • Yuvraj Dewakar Prakash Singh, born October 1903,
      Honourary Magistrate
      and
      Honourary Munsif till 1937, married the daughter of the Raja Bahadur
      Raja Pratap Bahadur Singh of Pratapgarh,
      Pratapgarh
      District,
      Oudh and had issue, three children (one died young). He died vp
      1947.

      • Raja Dinesh Pratap Singh (qv)
      • Yuvarajkumari Savita Kumari alias Abha Raja,
        born 1923, married
        the Raja of Katesar, Sitapur District, Oudh.
    • Rajkumari Lalita Kumara Devi [Maharani Sahiba of
      Vizianagram], married Maharaja Sahib Pusapati Sir Viziaram IV
      Narayana Gajapathi Raju
      Manea Sultan
      Bahadur of Vizianagaram,
      Andhra Pradesh, and had issue.
  • Raja DINESH PRATAP SINGH,
    Thakur of Kasmanda (see above)

Courtesy of Rajkumar Dinraj Pratap Singh, October
2002

 

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