Ahmad Tajuddin Mukarram Shah of Kedah

Paduka Sri Sultan Ahmad Tajuddin Mukarram Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Zainal Rashid Al-Mu'adzam Shah I (1852 – 22 June 1879) was the 24th Sultan of Kedah. He reigned from 1854 to 1879 and it was during this period that the new Balai Nobat consisting of a five-story building was built. The building was totally built of wood with zinc roofing.

Ahmad Tajuddin
Sultan of Kedah
Sultan of Kedah
Reign1854–1879
PredecessorZainal Rashid Al-Mu'adzam Shah I
SuccessorZainal Rashid Mu'adzam Shah II
Born1852
Kedah, Aceh Sultanate ,Ottoman Empire (now Malaysia)
Died22 June 1879 (aged 27)
Saiburi Town, Rattanakosin Kingdom and Siam (now Malaysia)
Burial
IssueZainal Rashid Mu'adzam Shah II
Abdul Hamid Halim Shah
HouseMahawangsa
FatherZainal Rashid Al-Mu'adzam Shah I
MotherWan Maheran binti Wan Muhammad Sadiq
ReligionSunni Islam

FamilyEdit

  • Children with Wan Hajar binti Wan Ismail (died 1909)
    • Tunku Aminah
    • Tunku Rokiah
    • Tunku Abdul Hamid
    • Tunku Hafsah
    • Tunku Abdul Aziz
    • Tunku Asiah
    • Tunku Jiwa
    • Tunku Mahmud
  • Children with Wan Tan binti Luang Nik Abidin (died 1907)
    • Tunku Zainal Rashid
    • Tunku Fatimah
    • Tunku Jahara
    • Tunku Abdul Jalil
    • Tunku Azhari
    • Tunku Zainal Abidin
    • Tunku Marodziah
    • Tunku Kassim

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Ahmad Tajuddin Mukarram Shah of Kedah
House of Kedah
Born: 1852 Died: 22 June 1879
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Zainal Rashid Al-Mu'adzam Shah I
Sultan of Kedah
1854–1879
Succeeded by
Zainal Rashid Mu'adzam Shah II