Information

Dynasty

State

Saurashtra

Agency

Gujarat States Agency

Accession

15th February 1948

Revenue

INR 275,778

Villages

51

Area

640 Square Kilometers km²

Population

21,123 (1921)

Privy Purse

INR 91,000

Hindi Name

लखतर

Last Updated

9th Sep, 2017

Present Head

Thakore Sahib Shri BALBHADRASINHJI INDRASINHJI, present Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar.
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History

Founded in 1604 by Thakore Abhaisinhji, a younger son of Raj Saheb Chandrasinhji of Dhrangadhra, Lakhtar ranks as a third class state in Kathiawar. The Talukdar of Lakhtar exercises Criminal and Civil jurisdictional powers, in common with other Kathiawar Princely States.
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Genealogy

  • Thakore ABHAISINHJI CHANDRASINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1604/1639, son of Raj Saheb Chandrasinhji of Dhrangadhra.
  • Thakore VAJERAJJI ABHAISINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1639/1665, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Sheshmalji Vajerajji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Kanaji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Rayadharji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Kalyansinhji Vajerajji, shared Modhwana with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Karansinhji Vajerajji, shared Modhwana with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Akherajji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Laxmansinhji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Kashiaji Vajerajji, received Savlana as his share of the patrimony.
    • Kunwar Shri Samatsinhji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Shaktiji Vajerajji
    • Kunwar Shri Ratanji Vajerajji
  • Thakore Sahib SHESHMALJI VAJERAJJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1665/1696, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Gopalsinhji Sheshmalji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Jesangji Sheshmalji, shared Pedhda with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Sangramji Sheshmalji, shared Pedhda with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Ranmalji Sheshmalji, shared Pedhda with his brother and also shared Ravarni, Tarnetar and Hansiya with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Keshavdasji Sheshmalji, shared Pedhda with his brother and also shared Ravarni, Tarnetar and Hansiya with his brother.
  • Thakore Sahib GOPALSINHJI SHESHMALJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1696/1714, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Karansinhji Gopalsinhji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Vikaji Gopalsinhji, shared Larkhadiya with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Chandaji Gopalsinhji, received Sakar as his share of the patrimony.
    • Kunwar Shri Kashiaji Gopalsinhji, died spm.
    • Kunwar Shri Bhagaji Gopalsinhji, died spm.
    • Kunwar Shri Hathisinhji Gopalsinhji, shared Larkhadiya with his brother.
  • Thakore Sahib KARANSINHJI GOPALSINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1714/1741, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Abherajji Karansinhji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Adaji Karansinhji, shared Keshariya and Dhanki-Malika with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Punjaji Karansinhji, shared Keshariya and Dhanki-Malika with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Modji Karansinhji, shared Keshariya and Dhanki-Malika with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Lakhaji Karansinhji, shared Keshariya and Dhanki-Malika with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Bachanji Karansinhji, received Karela as his share of the patrimony.
    • Kunwar Shri Muluji Karansinhji, shared Sadad with his nephew.
    • Kunwar Shri Jivajji Karansinhji
    • Kunwar Shri Tamachiji Karansinhji
    • Kunwar Shri Jesangji Karansinhji
    • Kunwar Shri Akherajji Karansinhji
    • Kunwar Shri Sujoji Karansinhji
  • Thakore Sahib ABHERAJJI KARANSINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1741/1769, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Raydhanji Abherajji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Hardholji Abherajji, shared Kalam with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Rayabji Abherajji, shared Kalam with his brother.
    • Kunwar Shri Kashiaji Abherajji, received Kadu as his share of the patrimony.
    • Kunwar Shri Sahebji Abherajji, shared Sadad with his uncle.
  • Thakore Sahib RAYDHANJI ABHERAJJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1769/1798, married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Sangramji Raydhanji (qv)
    • Thakore Sahib Chandrasinhji Raydhanji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Akherajji Raydharji, received Ingordi as his share of the patrimony.
    • Kunwar Shri Gondji Raydharji, received Olak as his share of the patrimony.
  • Thakore Sahib SANGRAMJI RAYDHANJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar in 1798
  • Thakore Sahib CHANDRASINHJI RAYDHANJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1798/1803
  • Thakore Sahib PRITHIRAJJI CHANDRASINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1803/1835, married and had issue. He died .
    • Thakore Sahib Vajirajji Prathirajji (qv)
    • Maharani Gena Bai, married Maharaja Gaekwad Govindrao Gaekwad Shamsher Bahadur of Baroda.
  • Thakore Sahib VAJIRAJJI PRITHIRAJJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1835/1846, died .
    • Kunwar Akherajji Vajerajji, died spm.
    • Thakore Sahib Karansinhji Vajerajji (qv)
  • Thakore Sahib KARANSINHJI VAJIRAJJI C.S.I., Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1846/1924, born , succeeded 15th June 1846, C.S.I. [cr. 12.12.1911] (at Coronation Darbar at Delhi), married and had issue. He died .
    • Bai Shri Sunderba, married to H.H. Maharana Shri Bhavsinhji of Porbandar
    • Bai Shri Majirajba, married to Kumar Dipsinhji of Dhrol.
    • Thakore Sahib Balvirsinhji Karansinhji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Mansinhji Karansinhji, received Gangad as his share of the patrimony, died spm.
    • Kunwar Shri Bhagwatsinhji Karansinhji, married and had issue, received Vadla as his share of the patrimony.
      • Kumari Prankuverba [Panuba], married HH Thakore Saheb Shri Chandrasinhji Dipsinhji Saheb of Dhrol, and had issue, one daughter.
  • Thakore Sahib BALVIRSINHJI KARANSINHJI C.S.I., Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1924/1940, born , he succeeded his father on 8th August 1924, educated at Rajkumar College, Rajkot, married and had issue, seven sons and four daughters.
    • Thakore Sahib Shri Indrasinhji Balvirsinhji (qv)
    • Kunwar Shri Juwansinhji Balvirsinhji, shared Kishol-Mahal with his brothers.
    • Kunwar Shri Vikramsinhji Balvirsinhji, shared Kishol-Mahal with his brothers.
    • Kunwar Shri Mahendrasinhji Balvirsinhji, shared Kishol-Mahal with his brothers.
    • Kunwar Shri Natvarsinhji Balvirsinhji, Barrister educated at the Inns of Court in London, fl.1974, shared Kishol-Mahal with his brothers.
    • Kunwar Shri Jaiveersinhji Balvirsinhji, shared Kishol-Mahal with his brothers.
    • Kunwar Shri Kishorsinhji Balvirsinhji, born , educated at Panchgani High School; married Kumar Rani Jaychandra Kunwarba, daughter of Darbar Saheb Prabhatsinhji of Shapar, and had issue, received Gangad as his share of the patrimony.
      • Kunwar Shri Girirajsinhji Zala, married Kumari Dilherkunwarba, daughter of Thakore Saheb Kishorsinhji of Metral, and has issue.
        • Kunwar Shri Rudraduttsinhji Girirajsinhji, married Kumari Durgeshwari Devi, daughter of Kumar Shri Balwantsinhji of Panched, and has issue.
          • Kumari Devyani
          • Kumar Manvendrasinh Zala
        • Kumari Mohini, married Kumar Shri Kalikakumar Chudasama of Gamph.
        • Kumari Padmini, married Kumar Shri Girirajsinhji Chudasama of Rojka.
        • Kumari Yogini, married Kumar Shri Rajendrasinhji Rathore of Bakrol.
        • Kumari Brijeshwari, married Kumar Shri Pratapsinhji Jadeja of Roha.
        • Kumari Rajeshwari, married Kumar Shri Surendrasinhji Parmar of Abhra.
        • Kumari Meenakshi, married Kumar Shri Abhimanyusinhji Ranavat of Rajpur.
      • Kunwar Shri Mayurdhwajsinhji Zala, married Kumari Amrapali Devi, daughter of Maharaj Shri Manvendrasinhji Jadeja of Khijadiya in Morvi, and has issue.
        • Kumari Shri Devi, married Thakore Saheb Jayrajsinhji Solanki of Mogar, and has issue (see Wadhwan).
        • Kumari Bhuneshwari Devi, married Kumar Shir Kirtirajsinhji Chouhan of Bhawaniya.
      • Kunwar Shri Divyarajsinhji Zala, married Kumar Rani Nirmala Kumari, daughter of Thakore Saheb Bhimsinhji of Tharad, and has issue.
        • Kunwar Shri Yashpalsinhji Divyarajsinhji Zala, married Kumar Rani Yogeshwari Devi, daughter Kumar Shri Kailashsinhji of Thana in Udaipur, and has issue.
          • Kumar Rudrapratapsinhji Yashpalsinhji Zala
  • Thakore Sahib Shri INDRASINHJI BALVIRSINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar 1940/- , born and succeeded 2nd July 1940, educated at Rajkumar College, Rajkot; married and had issue.
    • Thakore Sahib Balbhadrasinhji Indrasinhji (qv)
    • Rani Jayendra Kumari, married 10th December 1952, Maharaj Shri Pramodsinhji Vijaysinhji Sahib of Rajpipla, and has issue, four daughters.
    • Rani Kusum Kumari, married (as his first wife), Maharaj Rameshwar Singhji of Multhan, and had issue, one daughter.
  • Thakore Sahib BALBHADRASINHJI INDRASINHJI, Thakore Sahib of Lakhtar (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Kumari of Lakhtar, married Thakur Nahar Singh of Auwa, and had issue.
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