|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: A
Class State, the Ruling Family of Patdi belongs to the Desai clan of
Patidar. Versinhji received the State of Viramgam from the Sultan
Begada about 1484. The title of Desai Shri was granted to a descendent
by the Mughal Emperor, Jehangir. Viramgam was later lost to the
of Baroda with the Desai Shri transferring his capital to Patdi. The
is governed by the rule of primogeniture. The Jurisdictional powers of
the state are : Criminal – three years rigorous imprisonment and fines
up to 5,000Rs, Civil – fines up to the value of 10,000Rs. Rulers
- Desai Shri BHANJIBHAI
- Desai Shri UDEKARANJI
- Desai Shri BHAVSINHJI
- Desai Shri NATHUBHAI -/1796
- Desai Shri VAKHATSINHJI NATHUBHAI 1796/1809, married and
- Desai Shri HARISINHJI VAKHATSINHJI (qv)
- Desai Shri KUBERSINHJI VAKHATSINHJI (qv)
- Desai Shri HARISINHJI 1809/-, married and had issue.
- Desai Shri ARBHAMJI HARISINHJI (qv)
- Vithabhai, died sp.
- Bapubhai, died sp.
- Desai Shri ARBHAMJI HARISINHJI, died sp.
- Desai Shri KUBERSINHJI VAKHATSINHJI
- Desai Shri JORAWARSINHJI -/1884, married and had issue.
- Desai Shri SURAJMALJI JORAWARSINHJI (qv)
- Kumar Shri Himmatsinhji Jorawarsinhji
- Kumar Shri Chandrasinhji Jorawarsinhji, married and had
- Desai Shri NARANSINHJI CHANDRASINHJI (qv)
- Kumar Shri Harisinhji Chandrasinhji, married and had
- Kumar Shri Vitthalsinhji Harisinhji
- Kumar Shri Prabhatsinhji Harisinhji
- Desai Shri SURAJMALJI JORAWARSINHJI 1884/1913, born 30th
succeeded 10th July 1884, married and had issue. He died 5th August
- Desai Shri DAULATSINHJI SURAJMALJI (qv)
- Desai Shri DAULATSINHJI SURAJMALJI 1913/1928 , born 19th
5th August 1913, educated at Rajkumar College, Rajkot, married (amongst
others), Rani Saheba Bai Shri Shangarbai and had issue. He died spm
25th October 1928.
- Desai Shri RAGHUVIRSINHJI DAULATSINHJI 1928/1940, born 8th
and succeeded 25th October 1928. He died 2nd January 1940.
- Darbar Shri NARANSINHJI CHANDRASINHJI 1940/1941, born 21st
married and had issue. He died 17th December 1941.
- Darbar Shri PRATAPSINHJI NARANSINHJI (qv)
- Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji Naransinhji
- Kumar Shri Bhanusinhji Naransinhji
- Darbar Shri PRATAPSINHJI NARANSINHJI 1941/1978, born 2nd
and had issue. He died 21st November 1978.
- Darbar Shri KISHANSINHJI PRATAPSINHJI (qv)
- Kumar Shri Dilipsinhji Pratapsinhji
- Kumar Shri Rajendrasinhji Pratapsinhji
- Kumar Shri Laxmansinhji Pratapsinhji
- Kumar Shri Kirtisinhji Pratapsinhji
- Kumar Shri Chaitanyasinhji Pratapsinhji
- Kumar Shri Sureshsinhji Pratapsinhji
- Darbar Shri KISHANSINHJI PRATAPSINHJI 1978/2002, born 24th
married and had issue. He died 27th April 2002.
- Darbar Shri KARNISINHJI KISHANSINHJI (qv)
- Kumar Shri Vikramsinhji Kishansinhji
- Kumar Shri Harpalsinhji Kishansinhji
- Desai Shri KARNISINHJI KISHANSINHJI (see above)