PAYAGPUR

 

PAYAGPUR (Taluk)

 

AREA:  REVENUE:  ACCESSION: 1954
LOCATION:  Oudh (Bahraich
Dist.)
DYNASTY:  Janwar RELIGION:  Hindu
PRESENT RULER: 
Raja JAYENDRA BIKRAM SINGH,
Raja of Payagpur since September 2005. (Payagpur House, Mira
Bai Marg,
Lucknow, India)
married 13th February 2006, Rani Shivika Singh, daughter of Raja Rakesh
Pratap Singh of
Shivgarh (Birsinghpur), and his
wife, Rani Mandakini Prabha.
PREDECESSORS and SHORT
HISTORY: 

Rulers were….

    • Raja PRAG SINGH,
      founder.
    • …..
    • Raja HIMMAT SINGH,
      Raja of Payagpur, the title of Raja was recognised as
      hereditary on 9th December 1864 (#2).
  • Raja NARPAT SINGH,
    Raja of Payagpur -/1882, born 1822, married and had issue.
    He died 1882.

    • Raja Bhup Indra Bikram Singh (qv)
    • Raja BHUP INDRA BIKRAM
      SINGH
      , Raja of Payagpur 1882/-, born 31st January
      1863, succeeded
      22nd May 1882 (#1).
  • Raja BINDESHWARI PRASAD
    SINGH
    , Raja of Payagpur, married and had issue. He
    died after 1910 and before 1930.

    • Shrimati Rani Chandrabhan Kumari Sahiba, married 1926,
      The Honourable
      Raja
      Yuveraj Dutt Singh of Oel, and had issue.
  • Raja BIRENDRA BIKRAM SINGH,
    Raja of Payagpur, born 1907, Chairman of Bahraich
    District
    Board,
    married and had issue. He died after 1933.

    • Rajkumari (name unknown), married Raja Dinesh
      Pratap Singh of Kasmanda.
    • Rajkumari Indu Prabha Devi, married Kumar Saheb Shri
      Jyotirendra Narayan Bhanj Deo of Kanika,
      and has issue, one son and one daughter.
    • Raja Rudendra Bikram Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Yadavendra Bikram
      Singh, married Padma Kumari Devi, daughter of Shri Shattru Mardan Shahi
      of Dumaria, and his wife, Shrimati
      Chandra Ketki Devi.
    • Kunwar Madhavendra Bikram Singhji, married 30th June
      1980 in New Delhi, Kunwarani Sahiba Nandini Kumari, daughter of HH
      Umdae
      Rajhae Buland Makan Maharajadhiraja Maharaja Sumer
      Singhji
      Bahadur of Kishangarh, and his
      wife, HH Maharani Sahiba Gita Kumari,
      and has issue.

      • Kunwar Sharvendra Bikram Singh, born 19th December
        1985, educated at
        Mayo College, Ajmer and at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi; a keen
        sportsman, he has played squash at national and international level
        and played football (soccer) at university and state level.
  • Raja RUDENDRA BIKRAM SINGH,
    Raja of Payagpur -/2005, married Maharajkumari
    Udaya
    Raje Puar [now the Rajmata of Payagpur], born 1950, daughter of HH
    Maharaja
    Sir Yeshwantrao [Bhau Saheb] Puar of Dewas-Junior,
    and had issue, one son. He died in September 2005.

    • Choterajan Jayendra Bikram Singh, he succeeded as Raja
      Jayendra Bikram Singh (qv)
    • Rani Ujwala Prabha, married 8th December 2001, Maharaja
      Saurabh Narain
      Singh Bahadur, Raja of Ramgarh.
  • Raja JAYENDRA BIKRAM SINGH
    (see above)

OTHER MEMBERS:

  • Yuvrani
    Alokita Devi, married Yuvraj Sidharth Shekhar Singh of Khandpara.
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