MAHILOG

 

MAHILOG (Princely State)

 

 

AREA: 127 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 16,500Rs ACCESSION: 15th April 1948
STATE: Himachal
Pradesh
DYNASTY: Surajvanshi RELIGION: Hindu
POPULATION: 8,968
(1901)
CAPITAL: Patta

 

PRESENT RULER: Thakur LALITINDRA
CHAND
, present Thakur Sahib of Mahilog since 22nd January 2011.

 

married Thakurani Krishna Kumari,
daughter of Thakur Kesri Singhji of Jojawar,
and his wife, Thakurani
Laxman Kanwar, and has issue.

  • Tikka Jatindra Chand

 

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Traditionally,
the
ancestor of the family was Bir Chand, Raja of Ajudhia. The state was
founded
before
1600. Rulers were..

  • Raja KANDOSI CHAND,
    6th Thakur of Mahilog
  • Raja UTTAM CHAND, Thakur
    of Mahilog, he named his state Mahilog, married a sister
    of the Raja
    of Keonthal.
  • Rana AJIT CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog, he lost much of his state to Kangra.
  • …….
  • Thakur NAHAR CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog -/1801, married the daughter of Raja
    Bhup Sen of Keonthal, and had issue.
    He died 1801.

    • Mian Khushal Chand, married and had issue.
      • Thakur Sansar Chand (qv)
  • Thakur SANSAR CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog 1801/1849, fled to Nalagarh when the
    Gurkhas invaded his state in 1803, received a sanad confirming him as ruler of
    Mahilog on 4th September 1815. He died 1849.

    • Tikka Jagat Chand, died vpsp.
    • Thakur Dhalip Chand (qv)
    • Kanwar Bir Singh, died sp.
    • Kanwar Ganesh Singh, born 1841, died 1900.
  • Thakur DHALIP CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog 1849/1880, born 1829, married and had
    issue. He
    died 1880.

    • Rana Raghunath Chand (qv)
  • Rana RAGHUNATH CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog 1880/1902, born 1861/1866, succeeded
    16th
    May 1880
    he was granted the title of Rana as a personal distinction in 1890,
    married
    1stly, Rani Rudar Devi of Raipur-Rani,
    married 2ndly, Kumari (name unknown)
    from Theog, married
    3rdly, a
    daughter of Raja Bijay Singh of Dada-Siba,
    died
    1918, married 4thly, a Kumari from Sirmur, and
    had issue. He died 16th September 1902.

    • Thakur Durga Chand (by Rani Rudar Devi) (qv)
    • Kumari Darshan Kumari (by Rani Rudar Devi), married Capt.
      Rao
      Krishanpal Singh of Awagarh, and had
      issue. She died 1964.
    • Kanwar Shiv Singh (by 2nd marriage), born 1899, died
      March 1962.
    • Kumari Prathiba Kumari [Rani Prathiba Kumari of
      Nalagarh], married Raja
      Jogendra Singh of Nalagarh, and had
      issue. She died January 1972.
    • Kumari (name unknown),
      married Capt. Kanwar Shamsher Singh of Bilaspur.
      She died 1958.
  • Thakur DURGA CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog 1902/1934, born 5th April 1898 (1900),
    educated at Aitchison Chiefs’ College, Lahore; married 1918, Thakurani
    Purnima Manjree, daughter of Raja Bir Sher Jodhi Singh of Barpali, born
    1902, died December 1932, and had
    issue. He died 16th December 1934.

    • Thakur Narendra Chand (qv)
    • Kumari Amar Manjree Devi, married Maharaj Raghubir Singh
      of Jodhpur.
    • Kanwar Mohinder Singh, born 6th April 1928 in Shimla,
      died unmarried March 1945 in Shimla.
    • Kanwar Ravinder Singh, married Kanwarani Yashoda Kumari,
      daughter of Kanwar Gopal Singh
      of Baghat, and his wife, Kanwarani
      Deviwati, and had issue.

      • Kumari Durgesh Nandini, born 1960, married Rajkumar
        Rajendra Singh
        of Jodhpur, and has issue, two
        daughters.
  • Thakur NARENDRA CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog 1934/2011, born 5th October 1921,
    educated at Aitchison Chiefs’ College,
    Lahore and a graduate of Cambridge University; granted full ruling
    powers in 1942, former President of the Doon Congress Committee for
    several years and non-official member of various boards and
    corporations; married 1stly, 6th April
    1942, Thakurani Parkash Devi, daughter of Thakur Nachint Chand Katoch
    of Alelal-Bijapur, and his wife,
    Thakurani Har Devi, married 2ndly,
    30th July 1963, Thakurani
    Sabha Devi, daughter of Kanwar Mangal Singh of Koti, and his wife,
    Kanwarani Padmawati, and has issue. He died 22nd January 2011.

    • Thakur Lalitindra Chand (qv)
    • Kunwar Karaminder Singh, married 1stly, (div.), Kunwarani
      Chattar Kumari, daughter of Thakur Kesri Singh of Kanota, married
      2ndly, Kunwarani Bimla Devi, daughter of Kanwar Baldev Singh of Behli
      in Kunihar, and his wife, Kanwarani Ram Devi, and had issue.

      • Kunwar Kurminder Singh, married Kunwarani Dimple
        Kumari, born 1976, daughter of Raja Krishen Singh of [?Kotkhai], and
        his wife, Rani
        Pushpa Devi, and has issue.

        • Hitendra Singh, born 6th April 1998 in Solan.
  • Thakur LALITINDRA CHAND,
    Thakur of Mahilog (see above)

OTHER MEMBERS:

  • Kanwar Narender Singh, married Kumari Shanta Devi, daughter
    Kanwar Fateh Singh of Rawingarh, and
    had issue.

 

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