MEJA

 

MEJA (Jagir)

 

 

VILLAGES:  16 REVENUE:  25,000Rs ACCESSION:  xx
STATE:  Udaipur DYNASTY:  Sisodia (Chundawat
clan)
RELIGION: Hindu
POPULATION:  3,216 (1901)

 

PRESENT RULER: Rao Saheb
HAMIR
SINGHJI
, 4th Rao Saheb of Meja
former Chairman of the Railway
Recruitment Board (retired in 1994); married Rani Saheb Hansa Kumari,
daughter of Raja Saheb Devi
Singhji of Bhadrajun in Marwar, and
his wife, Rani
Saheb Sagar Kunwar of Karjali,
and has issue.

  • Kanwar Saheb Jitendra Singhji, senior bureaucrat in the
    state
    of
    Rajasthan,
    married
    Kanwarani Saheb Ramma Kumari, daughter of Thakur Saheb Pratap Singhji
    of Khinwara in Marwar, and his wife,
    Thakurani Vijayendra Kumari of Bansi, and has issue.

    • Bhanwar Baisa Priyamvada Kumari
    • Bhanwar Saheb Vikramaditya Singh, married 7th December
      2008, Bhawrani sa Divya Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Sa Narender Singhji
      Chouhan of Piparli, he is currently active in the Hotel business and is
      residing in Jodhpur.

 

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: 
Rulers
were…

    1. Rawat AMAR SINGHJI,
      1st Rawat Saheb of Meja; First Class
      Noble, son
      of Rawat
      Zalim
      Singh of Bemali, married (amongst others), Rani Ratan Kanwar, daughter
      of Rao Laxman Singh of Parsoli, and
      his second wife, Rani Saheb Ranawatji, and had issue. He died
      1896.

      • Rawat Raj Singhji (qv)
      • Rani Sisodniji,
        married the Thakur Saheb of Ghenta.
      • Rani Vijay Kanwar, married Maharaj Saheb Maan Singhji of Fatehgarh.
      • Thakurani Sisodniji,
        married Thakur Saheb Ranjit Singhji of Khimsar.

 

    1. Rawat RAJ SINGHJI,
      2nd Rawat Saheb of Meja 1896/-; born
      1875, married Rani Devsharan Kanwar of Bhinga,
      and had issue.

      • Rawat Jai Singhji (qv)
      • HH Rani Preetam Kanwar, married 1915 (as his second
        wife), HH
        Raja Sir Dileep Singhji Bahadur of Sailana,
        and had issue.

 

    1. Rawat JAI SINGHJI,
      3rd Rawat Saheb of Meja; married 1stly,
      Rani Saheb
      Vishnu Kanwar, born 1895, died 1968, daughter of Maharaj Saheb Jalam
      Singh of Kachhi-Baroda,
      married
      2ndly, Rani Saheb Kirti Kanwar of Kama,
      married
      3rdly, Rani Saheb Anand Kanwar of Limdi, and had issue.

      • Rao Saheb
        Hamir
        Singhji (qv)
      • Rani Satyawati Kumari, married Raja Saheb Yogendra Pal
        Singhji
        of Awagarh,
        U.P., and
        had issue.
      • Rani Shiv Kumari, married Raja Saheb Janak Singhji of
        Rajpar in Gujarat.
      • Rani Pushpa Kumari, married Raja Saheb Rajendra Singhji
        of Madhopur in Bundelkhand.
      • Rani Indira Kumari, married Thakur Saheb Balbeer Singhji
        of Amarkot in Sindh.

 

  1. Rao Saheb HAMIR
    SINGHJI
    (see above)

 

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