Information

Dynasty

Revenue

INR 15,000

Villages

5,654 (1901)

Area

373 Square Kilometers km²

Hindi Name

थेओग

Last Updated

25th May, 2016

Present Head

Raja KIRTI CHAND, present Thakur Saheb of Theog (22nd March 2015 - present), born at Sainj; educated at Saint Edward's School, Simla and the DAV College at Chandigarh; married Kumari Nirupama Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Bhopal Singh of Jubbal, and has issue, two children.
  • Kunwar Shardul Chand, born at Lady Reading Hospital, Simla.
  • Kumari Shivani Kumari, born at the Government Hospital, Jubbal.
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History

The rulers share a common line of descent with the founders of Ghund and Madhan, who were all together sons of a Chandel Rajput of Jaipur. The state was made subordinate to Keonthal by a sanad of September 1815.
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Genealogy

  • Thakur BHUP CHAND, Thakur of Theog 1847/1866, succeeded to the throne in 1847, married and had issue, three children. He died .
    • Thakur Hari Chand (qv)
    • Kanwar Nand Singh, born , married and had issue, one son.
      • Mian Hira Singh, married and had issue, four sons.
        • Mian Jai Singh
        • Mian Narayan Singh
        • Mian Parmatma Singh
        • Mian Kishan Singh
    • Kanwar Nitu Singh, born .
  • Thakur HARI CHAND, Thakur of Theog 1866/1892, born , succeeded to the throne in 1866, married two wives, including a daughter of Rana of Balsan, and had issue, five children.
    • Thakur Shumsher Chand (qv)
    • Kanwar Madan Singh, born .
    • Kanwar Goverdhan Singh (by 2nd wife), born , married and had issue, one son.
      • Mian Dalip Singh
    • Kanwar Bijey Singh, born , married and had issue, one son.
      • Mian Amar Singh
    • Kanwar Karam Singh, born , married a daughter of Kanwar Madan Singh of Ratesh, she died in .
  • Thakur SHUMSHER CHAND, Thakur of Theog 1892/1909, born /1860, succeded in 1892, married and had issue, three children. He died .
    • Thakur Padam Chand (qv)
    • Kumari (name unknown), married (as his first wife), Rana Ram Saran Singh of Khotkhai.
    • Kanwar Kharak Singh, born , married a Kumari of Khaneti, and had issue, four children.
      • Kanwar Shiv Singh
      • Kanwar Kedar Singh
      • Kanwar Inder Singh
      • Kanwar Guman Singh, married and had issue, six children, three sons and three daughters.
        • Kumari Tara Devi, born , married Rajkumar Gandharva Singh, third son of Rana Raghunath Singh of Kotkhai.
        • Kumari Pushpa Devi [Thakurani Pushpa Devi of Beja], married (as his second wife), 1986, Thakur Vijay Chand of Beja, and has issue.
  • Thakur PADAM CHAND, Thakur of Theog 1909/1940, born , succeeded to the throne and was installed in 1909, married 1stly, a Kumari of Keonthal, married 2ndly, Rajkumari (name unknown), daughter of the Rana Sahib [?Attar Singh] of Balsan, and had issue, one son and one daughter by 1st wife, and two sons by the 2nd wife. He died .
    • Thakur Karan Chand (by 1st wife) (qv)
    • Kumari (name unknown) (by 1st wife), married Rana Vashisht Chand of Koti in Shimla, and had issue, five children.
    • Kunwar Mohan Singh (by 2nd wife), married (a), Kumari Padmawati Devi, daughter of Rana Shamsher Singh of Ratesh, married (b), another daughter of Rana Shamsher Singh of Ratesh, and had issue.
    • Kunwar Kidar Singh (by 2nd wife), Thakur of Kiar in Theog, married the daughter of Kanwar Shiv Singh of Ghund, and his wife, Kanwarani Surti Devi, and had issue, five children.
      • Kanwar Raghubir Singh, Thakur of Kiar in Theog, born .
      • Kumari Uma Devi, born , married 1961, Kanwar Jitender Singh, son of Mian Lachchman Singh of Thog in Bhajji, and has issue, one son.
      • Kanwar Kameshwar Singh, born , married 1982, Kanwarani Madhu Kumari of Dhami, and has issue, a son and a daughter.
      • Kanwar Rajinder Singh, born , married Kanwarani Shakuntala Kumari, daughter of Thakur Devinder Singh of Madhan, and his first wife, Thakurani Dwarka Devi, and has issue, two sons and a daughter.
      • Kanwar Someshwar Singh, born in , married December 1985, a Kumari of Madhan, and has issue, a daughter.
        • Kumari (name unknown), born .
  • Thakur KARAN CHAND, Thakur of Theog 1940/1962, born at Parala, Theog; educated privately and succeeded to the throne in December 1940, he signed the merger treaty with the Union Government of India in 1948, married 1stly, a Kumari from Rawingarh, married 2ndly, Kumari Triveni Devi, sister of Rao Madho Singh of Suhawali estate in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, born , died , and had issue, three children. He died at Simla.
    • Thakur Krishan Chand (qv)
    • Kumari Savitri Devi, born , died unmarried May 1977.
    • Kumari Shakuntala Devi, born , married 26th February 1971, Thakur Baiju Singh from Kumaon, born , and has issue, two children, a son and a daughter. (New Delhi, India).
      • Kunwar Siddarth Singh, born , died N ovember 1986.
      • Kumari Urvashi Devi, born at New Delhi, married Shri Sagar Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana of Nepal.
  • Thakur KRISHAN CHAND, Thakur Saheb of Theog (10th August 1962 - 5th March 2015) (The Palace, Sainj, Tehsil Theog, District Simla, Himachal Pradesh, India), born at Lady Reading Hospital, Simla; succeeded to the throne on 10th August 1962 and was installed in January 1963, educated in Sainj and the Butler High School, Simla; married 26th February 1952, Kumari Vidya Devi, daughter of Mian Ranjit Singh of Koti State, born , and has issue, four children. He died on .
    • Kumari Vindeshwari Kumari, born at Sainj, married February 1973 at Chandigarh, Kanwar Ari Daman Singh Doad, youngest brother of Rana Gajender Chand of Manswal, born , and has issue, a daughter,
      • Kumari Gita Singh, born .
    • Tikka Kirti Chand (qv)
    • Kunwar Bhim Singh, born at Sainj, educated at Saint Edward's School, Simla; married 6th July 1981, Kumari Kaushalya Devi, daughter of Mian Sohan Singh of Ratesh, born , and has issue, two children.
      • Kanwar Vapush Man Singh, born at the Government Hospital, Theog.
      • Kanwar Anshuman Singh, born at Sainj.
    • Kumari Veereshwari Kumari, born at Snowdon Hospital, Simla; married 7th December 1978, Kanwar Ravender Pal of Kutlehar, born , and has issue, a daughter and a son.
  • Raja KIRTI CHAND, Thakur Saheb of Theog (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Kumari Kasho Devi, married Mian Ram Singh of Ghund, and had issue.
  • Kanwar Bhim Singh, married Kumari Kaushalya Devi, daughter of Kanwar Sohan Singh of Ratesh, and his wife, Kanwarani Shanti Devi, and had issue.
  • Kanwar Udham Singh of Jagir Kanali in Theog, married and had issue.
    • Kumari Kala Devi, married Rajkumar Ajan Singh of Ratesh, and had issue.
  • Kanwar Sunder Singh from Khanali Jagir of Theog, married and had issue.
    • Kumari Tara Devi, married Rajkumar Govardhan Singh of Ratesh, and has issue.
  • Kanwar Kehar Singh of Jagir Kaushya in Theog, married and had issue.
    • Kumari Savitri Devi, married Rajkumar Sudarshan Singh of Ratesh, and has issue.
  • Kanwar Sukham Singh, married and has issue.
    • Kumari Uma Devi, married Kanwar Dhaneshwar Singh of Ratesh, and has issue.
  • Kumari Vidya Devi, married (as his second wife), Raja Rajendra Chand, 5th Raja of Nadaun, and had issue.
  • Kanwar Durga Singh of Theog, and had issue.
    • Kanwarani Leela Kumari, married Kanwar Someshwar Singh of Kotkhai, and has issue.
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