Sitamau State

Sitamau State was a princely state of the British Raj before 1947. Its capital was in Sitamau town, Mandsaur district, Madhya Pradesh. The total area of the state was 350 square miles. The average revenue of the state was Rs.130,000.[1] The ruling dynasty was historically related to the Rathores of Ratlam State.

Sitamau State
Princely State of British India
1701–1948
Flag of Sitamau
Flag
Coat of arms of Sitamau
Coat of arms
Area 
• 1901
906 km2 (350 sq mi)
Population 
• 1901
23,863
History 
• Established
1701
1948
Succeeded by
India

RulersEdit

The rulers were Ratanawat Rathor Rajputs and descendants of Ratan Singh Rathore.[2]

RajasEdit

  •   1701 – 1748 Kesho Das
  •   1748 – 1752 Gaj Singh
  •   1752 – 1802 Fateh Singh
  •   1802 – 1867 Raj Ram Singh I (d. 1867)
  •   1867 – 28 May 1885 Bhawani Singh (b. 1836 – d. 1885)
  • 8 Dec 1885 – 1899 Bahadur Singh
  •   1899 – 9 May 1900 Shardul Singh
  • 11 May 1900 – 15 August 1947 Raj Ram Singh II (b. 1880 – d. 1967) (from 11 December 1911, Sir Raj Ram Singh II)[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 23, p. 51.
  2. ^ Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 23, p. 51.
  3. ^ "Indian Princely States K-Z". www.worldstatesmen.org. Retrieved 15 August 2019.

Coordinates: 20°01′N 75°21′E / 20.02°N 75.35°E / 20.02; 75.35