PANCHKOT

 

PANCHKOT (Jagir) 

 

AREA: 7,197 km2 REVENUE: ACCESSION:
LOCATION: West Bengal DYNASTY: RELIGION: Hindu

 

PRESENT RULER:
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
Also known as the Zamindari Raj of Panchkot or Chakla Panchkot,
situated on the Western Frontiers of Bengal. It is said that the Raj
was founded about the year 81AD by Maharajadhiraj Sri Damodar Shekhur
Deo, a scion of the Rajput family of Maharaja Dhiraj Udayji Singh Deo
who reigned in Dhonagarh, in the North-West Provinces. Estate holders
were…..

  • Raja BIR NARAIN SINGH Deo,
    Raja of Panchkot, he was the commander of 300
    horses for Padhshah Shahjehan of Delhi. He died 1632.
  • …..
  • Raja NILMONI SINGH Deo,
    Raja of Panchkot, married and had issue. He died
    1895/1907.

    • Rajkumar (name unknown), married and had issue. He
      died vp.

      • Raja Bahadur Shri Jyoti Prasad Singh Deo (qv)
  • Raja Bahadur Shri JYOTI
    PRASAD SINGH Deo
    , Raja of Panchkot 1901/-, born 1881,
    he was granted the title of Raja in June 1912 as a personal
    distinction; married a daughter of Maharaja Krishna Chandra Bhanj Deo
    of Mayurbhanj, and had
    issue, three
    sons and at least five daughters.

    • Raja Kalyani Prasad Singh Deo (qv)
    • Rajkumar Rajkrishna Prasad Singh Deo, died
      unmarried.
    • Rajkumar Ajit Prasad Singh Deo, educated at
      Rajkumar College, Raipur; he served as a
      Minister in the Bihar Government in 1934, also a Minister in the
      Government of West
      Bengal, M.L.A. (West Bengal); married and
      had issue, three sons and two daughters.

      • Kumar Raj Rajeshwari Prasad Singh Deo,
        died unmarried.
      • Kumar Jagadanandan Prasad Singh Deo,
        married and has issue, two sons.

        • Kumar Biswajit Prasad Singh Deo, married
        • Kumar Debjit Prasad Singh Deo, married
          to Kumari Namrata Kumari, daughter of Kunwar Dharmendra Singh Parihar
          of Nagod, and his wife, Rajkumari
          Bhuwaneshwari Devi.
        • Thatrani Soma Devi, married Thatraj Ranarnab Deb of Puri,
          and has issue, one son.
      • Kumar Bijoy Prasad Singh Deo, married and
        has issue.
      • Kumar Kamakhya Prasad Singh Deo, married
        and has issue.

        • Kumari Sushmita Devi, married Kumar Rajiv Lochan
          Singh
          Deo of Dhenkanal.
    • Rajkumari Sharda Devi, married Raja Audhendra Pratap Sahi
      of Deara, U.P., and had issue.
    • Rajkumari Brija Kumari,
      fifth daughter, married Dewan
      Sahab
      Bhagwati Pratap Singhji of Ramganj Taluq in Oudh, and had issue.

      • Rajkumarani Kamlesh Kumari, married 8th March
        1950, Rajkumar Rukmani Raman Braham of Agori-Barhar.
  • Raja KALYANI PRASAD SINGH
    Deo
    , Raja of Panchkot, married and had issue, two
    sons and one daughter.

    • Raja Sankari Prasad Singh Deo (qv)
    • Rajkumar Jagdishwari Prasad Singh Deo,
      married Rajmata Vidya Devi of Bandhi Talukdari in Madhya Pradesh, and
      had issue, (Benaras, India).
      • Rajkumari
        Mamta Kumari, married Kumar Brajesh Singh of Shehdol in Rewa, and has
        issue, two daughters.

        • Kumari
          Darshika Singh
        • Kumari
          Shagorika Singh
      • Kunwar Vikramaditya Prasad Singh Deo, married
        Kunwarani Ishwari Raje Singh Deo, and has issue.

        • Kunwar Jyotishwar Prasad Singh Deo
        • Kunwar Kartikeya Prasad Singh Deo
        • Kumari Jyotishwari Prasad Singh Deo
      • Kunwar Udayaditya Prasad Singh Deo, married 8th March
        1995, Kunwarani Dharini Kumari,
        daughter of Thakore Saheb Ajitsinhji Vijaysinhji of Lodhika Junior, and has issue.

        • Kunwar Prithviraj Prasad Singh Deo
        • Kumari Rudrani Prasad Singh Deo
      • Rajkumari Mahima Kumari, married Maharajkumar Vishvaraj
        Singh, Yuvaraj Sahib of Udaipur, and
        has issue.
    • Rajkumari Jayanti Kumari, died unmarried.
  • Raja SANKARI PRASAD SINGH
    Deo
    , Raja of Panchkot, married married 1stly,
    Rani Durgesh Kumari from Tirwa, married 2ndly, Rani Soubhagyawati
    Kumari,
    and had issue, one son and one daughter.

    • Raja Bhubaneshwari Prasad Singh Deo (by Rani Durgesh
      Kumari) (qv)
    • Rajkumari Maheswari Kumari (by Rani Durgesh Kumari),
      married.
  • Raja BHUBANESWARI PRASAD
    SINGH Deo
    , Raja of Panchkot, died unmarried.

OTHER MEMBERS:

  • Kumar Sachindra Narayan Singh Deo, married Kumari
    Gayatri Devi, daughter of Rajkumar Samarendra Pratap Singh Deo of Dhenkanal.

 

 

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