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Dynasty

Clan

Karamsot

State

Jodhpur

Hindi Name

खीमसर

Last Updated

20th Jan, 2015

Present Head

Thakur GAJENDRA SINGHJI, Thakur Sahib of Khimsar since 2nd September 2009. Born , in Jodhpur, Rajasthan; educated at the Doon School, Dehradun, at St. Stephen's College, New Delhi, and at the University of Western Ontario, Canada (B.B.A.); Recipient of the National Tourism award 1999 as the best Grand Heritage Hotel, Instrumental in setting-up of a craft centre in the village of Khimsar in Rajasthan by a Swiss trust (Nila Moti) for the upliftment of rural women, Junior National Squash Champion, played for India in 1978 Squash World Cup, Semi-finalist of the US & Canadian Open. Ranked #17th in the World Rankings (1982), Member of 12th Vidbhan Sabha (Rajasthan); Minister for Energy in the Government of Rajasthan; married 25th February 1982 in Jaipur, Thakurani Preeti Kumari, daughter of Raja Dilawer Singh of Gamph, and his wife, Rani Rajendra Kumari, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
  • Kanwar Dhananjai Singh, born .
  • Baijilal Urvashi Singh, born .
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Genealogy

  • Rao KARAMSI, 1st Rao of Khimsar, eighth son of Rao Jodha, Raja of Marwar. He died in the battle of Dhonsi.
  • Rao PACHAINSI, Rao of Khimsar
  • Rao MAHESHDAS, Rao of Khimsar
  • Rao HARDAS, Rao of Khimsar
  • Rao DAYALDAS, Rao of Khimsar
  • Thakur BHIM SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur HARNATH SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur UDAI SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur ZORAWAR SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar fl.1700
  • Thakur KARAN SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur BERISAL SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur BHOPAL SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur BAKHTAWAR SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur SHRINATH SINGH, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakyr SHARDUL SINGHJI, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur RANJIT SINGHJI, Thakur of Khimsar, married Thakurani Sisodniji, daughter of Rawat Amar Singhji, 1st Rawat Saheb of Meja, and his wife, Rani Ratan Kanwar, daughter of Rao Laxman Singhji of Parsoli, and had issue.
  • Thakur KESRI SINGHJI, Thakur of Khimsar
  • Thakur ONKAR SINGHJI, Thakur of Khimsar, 17th in descent from founder, educated at The Doon School, Dehra Dun and at Mayo College, Ajmer; he served as Chairman of the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation and the Rajasthan Financial Corporation; married Thakurani Sneh Lata Kumari, daughter of Raja Jagat Dev Singh of Poonch, and his wife, Rani Padmawati, and had issue. He died .
    • Thakur Gajendra Singhji (qv)
  • Thakur GAJENDRA SINGHJI, Thakur of Khimsar (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Baisa (name unknown) [Thakurani Sahiba of Dundlod], married (as his second wife), Thakur Ranjit Singh of Dundlod, and had issue.
  • Thakurani Karamsotji, married Thakur Devi Singhji Bahadur, Thakur Saheb of Chomu.
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