BAHRAIN

The Al-Khalifa Dynasty

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1932 – 1942  H.H. Shaikh Sir Hamad bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCIE (1.1.1935), CSI (3.6.1921). b. at Muharraq, before 8th February 1875, son of H.H. Shaikh ‘Isa I bin ‘Ali al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCIE, CSI, by his first wife, Shaikha Haya bint Muhammad al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Muhammad bin Salman bin Ahmad al-Khalifa, educ. privately. Chair Manama Municipality 1920-1929. Appointed as Heir Apparent and Deputy Ruler by his father, 26th May 1923. Succeeded on his death, 9th December 1932. Installed at Muharraq, 9th February 1933. Founded the Order of al-Khalifa in three classes on 7th February 1940. Rcvd: King George V Silver Jubilee (1935) and King George VI Coron (1937) medals. m. (first) ca. 1894, Shaikha Aisha bint ‘Ali al-Khalia, widow of his elder brother, Shaikh Salman bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa al-Haj. m. (second) a daughter of Shaikh Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa. m. (third) Shaikha Aisha bint Rashid al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Rashid bin Muhammad al-Khalifa al-Khalifa. m. (fourth) 28th June 1934, a granddaughter of Imam Shaikh ‘Ali. He d. from heart failure, at Rumaitha, 20th February 1942 (bur. Al-Rifa’a Cemetery), having had issue, ten sons:
  • 1) H.H. Shaikh Salman II bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain (s/ Shaikh Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa’s daughter) - see below.
  • 2) Shaikh ‘Ali bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1898. He had issue, two sons and five daughters:
    • a) H.E. Shaikh ‘Isa bin ‘Ali al-Khalifa. Chair Executive Council & Cmsnr Dept of Labour 1968-1970, Dir of Immigration & Passports 1970-1982, Under Sec Ministry of Immigration 1982-1987, Minister for Immigration 1987-1989, Labour & Social Affairs 1993-1995, and for Petroleum & Industry 1995-2005, Prime Ministerial Adviser on Petroleum & Industry Affairs 2005-2015. Chair Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co (GPIC) BSC 1989-1993, Bapco 1995-2005, Aluminium Bahrain BSC (Alba) 2005, etc. m. (div.) H.H. Shaikha Nura bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa (d. 11th December 2018), daughter of H.H. Shaikh ‘Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa, Amir of the State of Bahrain, GCB, GCMG, by his wife, H.H. Shaikha Hessa bint Salman al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa. He d. 14th November 2015 (bur. Hanuniyah Cemetery), having had issue, two sons:
      • i) H.E. Shaikh Salman bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • ii) H.E. Shaikh Hamad bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
    • b) Shaikh Hamid bin ‘Ali al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Aisha bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa.
    • b) Shaikha Sheikha bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikha Maryam bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Hamid bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa, son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa - see below.
    • d) Shaikha Hessa bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa. m. H.E. Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa (b. 1936), Prime Minister, second son of H.H. Shaikh Salman II bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCMG, KCIE, KStJ. She had issue - see below.
    • e) Shaikha Munira bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa. m. 1959, H.E. Shaikh Muhammad bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa, GBE (b. 1937), sometime Minister for the Interior, eldest son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. She had issue, two sons and two daughters - see below.
  • 3) Shaikh Rashid bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1902. He d.s.p. ca. 24th January 1916. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
  • 4) H.E. Shaikh Mubarak bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1910 (s/o the second wife). Presdt Education Council 1956-1957, and Health Council 1957 m. (first) ca. 1927, a daughter of his paternal uncle, H.E. Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa, CIE, sometime Minister for Education and Presdt State Council m. (second) 13th July 1934, a daughter of ‘Abdu’llah bin Jabir al-Dosari. m. (third) at al-Jasra, ca. 1937, a younger daughter of Shaikh Hamad bin Abdullah al-Khalifa. m. (fourth) 16th February 1941 a daughter of Jabir bin Mussaliem, of Hidd. He had issue, nine sons and four daughters:
    • a) H.E. Shaikh Muhammad bin Mubarak al-Khalifa, GCMG (10.4.1984). b. 1935 (s/o the second wife), educ. American Univ of Beirut, Lebanon, Oxford Univ, and Univ of London. Magistrate 1962-1965, Dir of Public Relations and Broadcasting 1965-1968, Head of Political Bureau 1968-1969, and Foreign Affairs Dept 1969-1971, MSC 1970-2005, Minister for Foreign Affairs 1971-2005, Deputy Prime Minister for Ministerial Committees since 2005. Mbr Ruling Family Council sice 2002. m. Shaikha Moza bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, eldest daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, one son and three daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Tariq bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Wafa bint Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Rasha bint Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Reem bint Muhammad al-Khalifa.
    • b) H.E. Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Aziz bin Mubarak al-Khalifa. b. 10th October 1962. Ambassador at the Court of St James’s 1996-2002 (conc to the Netherlands), Assist Under-Sec for Coordination & Follow-Up Affairs at MOFA since 2004, Chair National Cttee for Combating Human Trafficking. Head Intergovernmental Taskforce for Combatting Human Trafficking. Mbr National Cttee to Combat Human Trafficking in the UAE since 2009. m. 1988, Shaikha Lamees bint Duaij al-Khalifa, eldest daughter of H.E. Shaikh Duaij bin Khalifa bin Muhammad al-Khalifa, sometime Minister for Electricity & Water, by his wife, Shaikha Aisha.
    • c) Shaikh Khalifa bin Mubarak al-Khalifa. He has issue, three sons and five daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Ahmad bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Mubarak bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Muhammad bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Latifa bint Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Sheikha bint Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Munira bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, educ. Ibn Khulddon National Sch, Manama.
      • iv) Shaikha Haya bint Khalifa al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • v)Shaikha Anoud bint Khalifa al-Khalifa.
    • d) Shaikh Rashid bin Mubarak al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Rahman bin Mubarak al-Khalifa.
    • f) Shaikh Nasir bin Mubarak al-Khalifa.
    • g) Shaikh ‘Isa bin Mubarak al-Khalifa. Asst Dir of Posts 1968. m. Shaikha Nura bint Salman al-Khalifa, daughter of H.H. Shaikh Salman II bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCMG, KCIE, KStJ. He has issue, one son and one daughter:
      • i) Shaikh Mubarak bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Latifa bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
    • h) Shaikh Salman bin Mubarak al-Khalifa. He has issue, one son and two daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Duaij bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Maryam bint Salman al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha May bint Salman al-Khalifa.
    • i) Shaikh Hamad bin Mubarak al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Aisha bint ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa, daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Majlis Tijara. He has issue, one daughter:
      • i) Shaikha Zaina bint Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Latifa bint Mubarak al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Rashid bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa, son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Majlis Tijara. She had issue - see above.
    • b) Shaikha Sheikha bint Mubarak al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Muhammad bin Duaij al-Khalifa, fourth son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh Duaij bin Hamad al-Khalifa, OBE, sometime Chief Justice and Presdt of the Law Courts. She had issue, three sons - see above.
    • c) Shaikha Thajba bint Mubarak al-Khalifa. She d. ca. 25th October 1995.
    • d) Shaikha Nura bint Mubarak al-Khalifa.
  • 5) H.E. Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1911 (s/o the second wife). Presdt Majlis al-Tijara. m. a daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa. He had issue, ten sons and a daughter:
    • a) Shaikh Hamad bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
    • b) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Rahman bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa.He had issue, a son:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikh Khalifa bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa.He had issue, three sons:
      • i) Shaikh Badr bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Muhammad bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
    • d) Shaikh Muhammad bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, five sons:
      • i) Shaikh Jabir bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Rashid bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.He had issue, two sons:
        • (1) Shaikh Salman bin Rashid al-Khalifa.
        • (2) Shaikh Fahd bin Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Khalid bin Muhammad al-Khalifa. He had issue, two sons:
        • (1) Shaikh Ibrahim bin Khalid al-Khalifa.
        • (2) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Khalid al-Khalifa.
      • iv) Shaikh Khalifa bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • v) Shaikh Hamad bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikh Khalid bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • f) Shaikh Rashid bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Latifa bint Mubarak al-Khalifa, daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh Mubarak bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Health Council He had issue, two sons and five daughters:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Rashid al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • ii) Shaikh Hamad bin Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Nouf bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Basma bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Aliya bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • iv) Shaikha Mishal bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • v) Shaikha Jawahar bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
    • g) Shaikh ‘Isa bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. Asst Under-Sec of Civil Aviation, and Ministry of Development & Industry. Proprietor Bahrain Ramada Hotel and Al-Danah Stud Farm. Dir Gulf Air. He d. at the BDF Hospital, Manama, 4th June 2003 (bur. Al-Rifa’a Cemetery), having had issue, four sons and three daughters:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa. He d.v.p. 1998, having had issue, one son:
        • (1) Shaikh Muhammad bin ‘Abdu’llah ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Hamad bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Reem bint Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa, by his wife, Shaikha Thajba bint Salman al-Khalifa, daughter of H.H. Shaikh Salman II bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCMG, KCIE, KStJ. He had issue, three sons and one daughter:
        • (1) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad ‘Isa al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
        • (2) Shaikh Salman bin Hamad ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
        • (3) Shaikh ‘Isa bin Hamad ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
        • (1) Shaikha Duwa bint Hamad ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Nawwaf bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • iv) Shaikh Rashid bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa. b. at Muharraq, 1938. Poet and man of letters. Deputy Minister for Defense, Under-Sec Ministry of Information, Vice-Chair Supreme Council for Youth & Sport 1999, Chair General Organization for Youth & Sport (ranking as Minister of State) 1988-1999 (Deputy Chair since 1999). Presdt Bahrain Club, Chair Bahrain Football Fed 1974-1988. Chair Bahrain Olympic Cttee since 1979, Arab Media Sports Union, Cttee for Advertising & Marketing, etc. Vice-Presdt Olympic Council for Asia (Western Asia section), Fed of Arab Sport, Arab Football Assoc, etc. He has issue, two sons:
        • (1) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Rashid bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
        • (2) Shaikh Salman bin Rashid bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa [Abu ‘Abdu’llah].
      • i) Shaikha Mariam bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Haya bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Noora bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
    • h) Shaikh Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Thajba bint Salman al-Khalifa, daughter of his paternal uncle, H.H. Shaikh Salman II bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCMG, KCIE, KStJ. He had issue, three sons and two daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Khalid bin Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Marwa. He has issue, two sons and one daughter:
        • (1) Shaikh Salman bin Khalid bin Salman al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
        • (2) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l Rahman bin Khalid bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (1) Shaikha Thaqba bint Khalid bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Fahad bin Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Basma. He has issue, four sons:
        • (1) Shaikh Faisal bin Fahad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (2) Shaikh Salman bin Fahad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (3) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Fahad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (4) Shaikh Rashid bin Fahad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Muhammad bin Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Masheal. He has issue, one son and three daughters:
        • (1) Shaikh Salman bin Muhammad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (1) Shaikha Al-Hanuf bint Muhammad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (2) Shaikha Deem bint Muhammad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
        • (3) Shaikha Dhawya bint Muhammad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Reem bint Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Hamad bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa, son of Shaikh ‘Isa bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Assist Under-Sec of Civil Aviation. She has issue, three sons and one daughter – see above.
      • ii) Shaikha Haifa bint Salman bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
    • i) Shaikh ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Maryam bint ‘Isa al-Khalifa, eldest daughter of H.H. Shaikh ‘Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa, Amir of the State of Bahrain, GCB, GCMG, by his wife, H.H. Shaikha Hessa. He had issue, two sons and three daughters:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Isa bin ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Hessa bint ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Lulwa bint ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Munira bint ‘Ali bin ‘Abdu’llah al-Khalifa.
    • j) Shaikh Hamid bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Maryam bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa, youngest daughter of Shaikh ‘Ali bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, two sons and four daughters:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamid al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • i) Shaikha Wijdan bint Hamid al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Anwar bint Hamid al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Yasmin bint Hamid al-Khalifa.
      • iv) Shaikha Fatima bint Hamid al-Khalifa.
    • k) Shaikh Humud bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khailfa. b. 1959. Dir-Gen of Sports, Governor of Manama. m. Shaikha Maha bint Attiyatu’llah al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Attiyatu’llah bin ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa.. He has issue, three sons and one daughter:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Humud Al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Khalid bin Hamud bin ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad bin ‘Isa bin ‘Ali al-Khalifa. b. 11th May 1985, educ. Ibn Khaldoon National Sch, Bahrain, Univ of Bentley (BBA 2007, USA, and the Univ of Northumbria (MSc). Poet.
      • iii) Shaikh Hamad bin Humud al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Al-Anood bint Humud al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Aisha bint ‘Abdu’llah bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Hamad bin Mubarak al-Khalifa, son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh Mubarak bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Health Council He has issue, one daughter - see below.
  • 6) Shaikh Duaij bin Hamad al-Khalifa, OBE (c 22.4.1952). b. 1915 (s/o the second wife). Chief Justice and Presdt of the Law Courts 1942-1956, Minister for Justice 1956-1969. m. at Hidd, 13th April 1934, Shaikha Sheikha bint ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa, daughter of his paternal uncle, H.E. Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa, CIE, sometime Chair of the State Council. He d. at London, 22nd April 1969, having had issue, five sons and two daughters:
    • a) H.E. Shaikh Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa. Deputy Presdt of the Law Courts 1968, Ambassador at the Court of St James’s 1972 (conc to Spain). Presdt The Bahrain Soc (London) 1972. m. Shaikha Haya bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, youngest daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, two sons and three daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Badr bin Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa, educ. American Univ of Washington, DC, USA. General Mngr Manama Sales Office for Gulf Air. Dir Assoc of Bahrain Travel & Tour Agents.
      • ii) Shaikh Duaij bin Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • i) Shaikha Nada bint Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Basma bint Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Yasmine bint Salman bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • b) Shaikh Hamad bin Duaij al-Khalifa. b. ca. 1946. He had issue, one son:
      • i) Shaikh Duaij bin Hamad bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikh ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Maryam bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Khalifa bin Muhammad al-Khalifa. He d. October 2000, having had issue, two sons and four daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Ahmad bin ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Duaij bin ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • i) H.E. Dr Shaikha Rana bint ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa, educ. the American Univ of Bahrain (1996), Manama. Press Adviser to the Foreign Minister in 2008.
      • ii) Shaikha Latifa bint ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikha Nura bint ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • iv) Shaikha Maha bint ‘Isa bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • d) Shaikh Muhammad bin Duaij al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Sheikha bint Mubarak al-Khalifa, daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh Mubarak bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Health Council He had issue, three sons:
      • i) Shaikh Duaij bin Muhammad bin Duaij al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • ii) Shaikh Mubarak bin Muhammad bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Ahmad bin Muhammad bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikh Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa. Dir Immigration & Passport Dept in 1997. He had issue, two sons and three daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Duaij bin Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Colonel Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Rahman bin Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa. Under-Sec Interior Ministry since 2008.
      • i) Shaikha Haya bint Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Najla bint Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa, educ. Univ Coll of Bahrain (UCB), Manama.
      • iii) Shaikha Sheikha bint Subah bin Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Thajba bint Duaij al-Khalifa.
    • b) Shaikha Latifa bint Duaij al-Khalifa.
  • 7) Shaikh Ahmad bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1918 (s/o the second wife). m. at Hidd, 22nd April 1935, a daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
  • 8) Shaikh Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. Dir-Gen of Police & Public Security Dept 1937-1961. He had issue, four sons:
    • a) H.E. Shaikh Muhammad bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa, GBE (c 10.4.1984). b. 1937, educ. RMA Sandhurst. Cmsnd as Inspector Bahrain Police Force 1959, Dir Immigration & Passports 1966-1970, Deputy Dir-Gen of Police & Public Security Dept 1970-1973, Minister for the Interior 1973. m. 1959, Shaikha Munira bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa, youngest daughter of his paternal uncle, Shaikh ‘Ali bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, two sons and two daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Fawaz bin Muhammad al-Khalifa. Presdt General Organisation for Youth and Sports.
      • ii) Shaikh Talal bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Lamya bint Muhammad al-Khalifa. Presdt Al Noor Beneficence Soc.
      • ii) Shaikha Amani bin Muhammad al-Khalifa.
    • b) H.E. Shaikh Rashid bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 1952, educ. Univ of Hastings. Artist and painter. Asst Under-Sec Tourism and Archaeology 1988 (Dir 1984-1988), Under-Sec for Immigration & Passport Affairs, Chair Bahrain Art Soc and Tourism Projects Co. m. Shaikha Lulwa bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, only daughter of H.R.H. Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister and Head of the Supreme Defence Council, by his wife, Shaikha Hessa bint ‘Ali al-Khalifa, fourth daughter of Shaikh ‘Ali bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He has issue, three sons and three daughters:
      • i) H.E. Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Rashid al-Khalifa. Copyright© Christopher Buyers
      • ii) H.E. Shaikh Khalifa bin Rashid al-Khalifa. b. at Rifa’a al-Gharbi, 11th October 1986, educ. Ibn Khuldoon National Sch, Bahrain, and RMA Sandhurst. Cmsnd as 2nd-Leiut BDF 12/6/2006. Presdt Riffa Football Club.
      • iii) H.E. Shaikh Muhammad bin Rashid al-Khalifa, educ. Ibn Khuldoon National Sch, Bahrain, and RMA Sandhurst. Cmsnd as 2nd-Leiut BDF 13/8/2010.
      • i) H.E. Shaikha Noor bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
      • ii) H.E. Shaikha Hessa bint Rashid al-Khalifa, educ. Ibn Khuldoon National Sch, Bahrain.
      • iii) H.E. Shaikha Aisha bint Rashid al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. Shaikha Aisha bint Khalifa al-Khalifa, daughter of Shaikh Khalifa bin Muhammad al-Khalifa. He has issue, three sons and two daughters:
      • i) Shaikh Hamid bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Aziz bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Muhammad bin Salman al-Khalifa.
      • i) Shaikha Tala bint Salman al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikha Luma bint Salman al-Khalifa.
    • d) Shaikh ‘Isa bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • f) Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • g) Shaikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Moza bint Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. H.E. Shaikh Muhammad bin Mubarak al-Khalifa, GCMG (b. 1935), son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh Mubarak bin Hamad al-Khalifa, sometime Presdt Health Council She had issue, one son and three daughters - see below.
    • b) Shaikha Haya bint Khalifa bin Hamad al-Khalifa. m. May 1950, Shaikh Hamid bin Muhammad al-Khalifa (k. in a car accident 1960), son of her paternal uncle, Shaikh Muhammad bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa al-Haj, sometime Chair Manama Municipality. She had issue, two sons - see above.
  • 9) Shaikh Ahmad bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. ca. 1920. m. 22nd April 1935, a daughter of Shaikh ‘Abdu’llah bin ‘Isa al-Khalifa.
  • 10) Shaikh Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue, six sons and nine daughters:
    • a) H.E. Shaikh Nawaf bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. b. 9th May 1966, educ. King Fahd Univ of Petroleum and Minerals (BSc Mech. Eng. 1992), Saudi Arabia, and Royal Coll of Surgeons of Ireland (dipl. Health Care Mgmt 1996, Dublin, Ireland, and Edinburgh Univ (MBA 1999), Scotland. Trainee Admin Engineer Civil Service Bureau (CSB) 1993-1995, Admin Engineer 1996, Head of Classification & Development Standards 1996-1999, Assist Under Sec Ministry of Admin Affairs 1999, Assist Under Sec Ministry of Electricity & Water 2007, Deputy Chief Exec for Admin & Financial Affairs at Bahrain Electricity & Water Authority 2008-2011, Under Sec Ministry of Housing 2011-2012, Chief Exec (ranking as Under-Sec) Bahrain Electricity & Water Authority since 2012, Chair Regional Center for Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (RCRE) 2013. m. and has issue, two sons.Copyright© Christopher Buyers
    • b) Shaikh ‘Isa bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikh Hamud bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He had issue:
      • i) Shaikha Hanouf bint Hamud bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa. m. Shaikh Rashid bin Muhammad bin ‘Abdu’l-Aziz al-Khalifa, son of Shaikh Muhammad bin ‘Abdu’l-Aziz bin Muhammad al-Khalifa. She d. at Manama, 10th October 2016.
    • d) Shaikh Hamid bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Rahman bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He d. at Manama, 20th January 2010, having had issue, three sons and a daughter:
      • i) Shaikh Hamad bin ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh ‘Abdu’l-Aziz bin ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa.
      • iii) Shaikh Rashid bin ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa..
      • i) Shaikha Aisha bint ‘Abdu’l-Rahman al-Khalifa. She d. before 29th September 2015 (bur. beside her father at Riffa).
    • f) Shaikh Khalifa bin Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. He has issue, two sons:
      • i) Shaikh ‘Ali bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
      • ii) Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa al-Khalifa.
    • a) Shaikha Thajba bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa. She d. 21st October 2008.
    • b) Shaikha Sheikha bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • c) Shaikha Noora bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • d) Shaikha Amna bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • e) Shaikha Latifa bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • f) Shaikha Lulwa bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • g) Shaikha Abla bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • h) Shaikha Haya bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
    • i) Shaikha Khadija bint Ibrahim bin Hamad al-Khalifa.
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