Information

Dynasty

Clan

Kandhal

Subclan

Banirot

Accession

1954

Revenue

INR 25,000/- (1893)

Villages

80

Hindi Name

चूरू

Last Updated

22nd Jan, 2017

History

Churu is the ancestral seat of Kandhalot clan of Rathores. Rulers of Churu are descendants of Rao Kandhalji's, son Rao Vanir. The Chief is the premiere noble of Bikaner State and enjoys Dohri Tazim and Kurab Hath in Bikaner Darbar. The estate ranks sixth among the nobles of Bikaner, and consisted of 21 villages. Churu was one of the most influential thikana in Bikaner state. Due to its powerful demeanor, Churu was often mired in confrontation with Bikaner state, which further, led to various conflicts. Resultant the rulers in 19th century lost the Tazim of Churu and were granted Kuchor. Churu was later reinstated to its rightful rulers.
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Genealogy

  • Rao Kandhalji (ancestor of Kandhalot Rathores)
  • Rao Vanir, 1st Ruler of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Hara, 2nd Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Sanwaldas, 3rd Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Balbhadr, 4th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Bhim Singhji, 5th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Kushal Singhji, 6th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Inder Singhji, 7th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Hari Singhji, 8th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Shiv Singhji, 9th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Prithvi Singhji, 10th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Thakur Saheb Bhairon Singhji, 11th Thakur of Churu, married and had issue.
  • Rao Bahadur Thakur Saheb Lal Singhji, 12th Thakur of Churu, served as a member of Regency Council of Bikaner and was conferred the title of Rao Bahadur by British viceroy, married had issue.
    • Thakur Pratap Singhji (qv)
    • Thakur Jaswant Singhji
      • Thakur Mohan Singhji
    • Thakur Kan Singh ji
      • Thakur Randheer Singhji
  • Thakur Saheb Pratap Singhji, 13th Thakur of Churu, married and had no issues.
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