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Baraundha (also known as Pathar Kachhar) was a princely state of colonial India, located in modern Satna district of Madhya Pradesh.[1] Although historically far larger, at the time of Indian independence in 1950, it was a saluted state of 11 guns (deed)|]] of about 904km2

Baraundha State
Pathar Kachhar
बरौंधा राज्य
Princely State of British India
1169–1950

Coat of arms of Baraundha

Coat of arms
Location of Baraundha
Baraundha State in the Imperial Gazetteer of India
History
 •  Established 1169
 •  Independence of India 1st jan 1950
Area
 •  1892 904 km2 (349 sq mi)
Population
 •  1892 17,283 
Density 19.1 /km2  (49.5 /sq mi)
Princely States of India A-J

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HistoryEdit

The ruling family were members of the badgujar clan. Maharaja Raghubardayal Shah entitled "His Highness" and salute of " 11 Guns " in 1877 at imperial assemblage of British. line of Rajputs.[2][3]

RulersEdit

  • 1790 - 4 Jan 1827 Mohan Singh (d. 1827)
  • 1827 - 1867 Sarabjit Singh (d. 1867)
  • 1874 - 1885 Raghubar Dayal Singh (b. 1840 - d. 1885) ( Raja Bahadur from 1 Jan 1877)
  • 18 Aug 1886 - 8 Jul 1908 Maharaja Ram Pratap Singh (b. 1847 - d. 108)

RajasEdit

  • 1908 - 1933 Gaya Prasad Singh (b. 1865 - d. 1933)
  • 1933 - 15 Aug 1947 Ram Pratap Singh last ruler of the state

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ David P. Henige (2004). Princely states of India: a guide to chronology and rulers. Orchid Press. p. 22. ISBN 978-974-524-049-0.
  2. ^ Soszynski, Henry. Baraundha. Genealogical Gleanings. Retrieved 2010-05-27.
  3. ^ Princely States of India A-J

Coordinates: 25°03′N 80°38′E / 25.050°N 80.633°E / 25.050; 80.633