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Maharaj Shri GAJENDRAPAL SINGHJI, Thakur Saheb of Jhaknaoda since 15th July 1946. Born as Rajkumar Gajendrapal Singh, second son of HH Raja Dilip Singhji of Jhabua, he succeed by adoption, educated at Daly College, Indore; he was adopted 15th July 1946, by the two surviving widows (Thakurani Rasik Kuwar and Thakurani Subdhara Kumari) of the late Thakur Narayan Singhji of Jhaknaoda; married Rajkumari Somlata Kumari, born , daughter of Rana Ran Bahadur Singh Jandaive of Balsan, and his second wife, Rani Vidya Kumari, and has issue, one daughter.
  • Rajkumari Chandrika Kumari, married January 1991 (div. 1992), Yuvaraj Shri Manvendrasinhji Raghubirsinhji Sahib of Rajpipla.
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History

The Thakurs of Jhaknaoda are the descendants of the Bharmal family of Marwar. Raja Mah Singh of Jhabua (ruled 1610/1677), granted the jagir to Thakur Kubar Singh in 1651.
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Genealogy

  • Thakur KUBER SINGH, 1st Thakur of Jhaknaoda 1651/-; he was granted the jagir by Raja Mah Singh of Jhabua in 1651; married and had issue.
    • Thakur Tej Singh
    • Thakur Chandrabhan Singh (qv)
  • Thakur CHANDRABHAN SINGH
    • Thakur Dule Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Maha Singh, granted the Thikana of Tarkhedi.
  • Thakur DULE SINGH
    • Thakur Mokam Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Jalam Singh (Mohankot)
    • Thakur Rup Singh
  • Thakur MOKAM SINGH
    • Thakur Bakhtawar Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Nath Ji
    • Thakur Jashwant Singh
  • Thakur BAKHTAWAR SINGH
  • Thakur SURAJ MAL, Thakur of Jhaknaoda, married and had issue.
    • Rani Jeeva Kanwar, married (as his fourth wife), Rao Sangram Singh of Parsoli. She died sp.
    • Jashwant Singh (Adopted)
  • Thakur JASWANT SINGH, Thakur of Jhaknaoda, married and had issue.
    • Rani Daulat Kanwar, born , married 1862, Rao Ratan Singh of Parsoli, and had issue, four sons. She died .
    • Rao Bahadur Thakur Jawan Singhji Rathore (qv)
    • Thakur Kishor Singhji Rathore (qv)
    • Kunwar Kuber Singhji Rathore, he was adopted into Bori before 1884, and succeeded there as Thakur Kuber Singhji of Bori.
    • Kunwar Deep Singhji Rathore, he was adopted into Bori before 1884. He died young.
  • Rao Bahadur Thakur JAWAN SINGHJI, Thakur of Jhaknaoda, he served as Superintendent of Ali-Rajpur from 1881 to 1890, during the minority of Rana Bijai Singh of Ali Rajpur; he was conferred with the title of Rao Bahadur on 20th May 1890. He died sp.
    • Thakur Kishor Singh (qv)
    • Thakur Berishal Singh
    • Thakur Mehtab Singh
    • Thakur Gulab Singh
    • Thakur Chain Singh, he went to thikana Semliya.
      • Thakur Nathu Singh
        • Thakur Jungbahadur Singh
          • Thakur Bhupendra Singh
            • Kunwar Gajendrapal Singh, married to Kuwrani Meena Kunwar Sisodiya of Thikana Bhandariya and has issues, two sons.
              • Yuvraj Singh
              • Yashraj Singh
          • Thakur Ghanshyam Singh
            • Kunwar Shakti Singh
          • Thakur Rajbhadur Singh
            • Kunwar Dharmedra Singh
          • Thakur Manohar Singh
  • Thakur KISHOR SINGHJI, Thakur of Jhaknaoda, married 1stly, a lady of Patadi, she had issue, one son, married 2ndly, a lady of Marwar, she had issue, four sons and three daughters, and had issue, five sons and three daughters.
    • Thakur Ranjeet Singhji (qv)
    • Thakur Man Singh
    • Thakur Bahadur Singh
    • Thakur Narwar Singh, had issues, four sons.
      • Thakur Virendra Singh
      • Thakur Jitendra Singh
      • Thakur Bhupendra Singh
      • Thakur Devendra Singh
  • Thakur RANJEET SINGHJI, Thakur of Jhaknaoda, married a lady of Bavlas in Udaipur, and had issue.
    • Thakur Narayan Singhji Rathore (qv)
  • Thakur NARAYAN SINGHJI, Thakur of Jhaknaoda -/1945, born in or about 1910, educated at Daly College, Indore; married 1stly, Thakurani Gopal Kuwar of Amargarh, married 2ndly, Thakurani Gauri Kumari, she died about 1936, daughter of Kuwar Vijay Singhji Dodiya of Piploda, married 3rdly, Thakurani Rasik Kuwar from Madhopur, married 4thly, Thakurani Subdhara Kumari, another daughter of Kuwar Vijay Singhji Dodiya of Piploda, and had issue, one daughter as well as adoptive issue. He died spm 11th November 1945.
    • Baisa Ratan Kumari (by Rani Gauri Kumari), born , married Kumar Shri Vijay Singh Rawal of Malpur in Maharashtra, and has issue, two sons and three daughters.
    • (A) Rajkumar Gajendrapal Singh (qv)
  • INTERREGNUM [11.11.1945] - [15.7.1946]
  • Maharaj GAJENDRAPAL SINGH (see above)
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