TONK

The Salarzai Dynasty

GENEALOGY

Salar, founder of the Salarzai tribe
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Mulya Khan
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Kura Khan
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Yusuf Khan
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Allah Dad Khan
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Fateh Khan
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Said 'Ali Khan
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Maula Khan
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Kali Khan
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Taleh Khan
(with whom we treat)

Taleh Khan Salarzai, son of Kali Khan Salarzai. Migrated to India during the reign of Muhammad Shah and settled at Surai Turina, near Sambhal, in Kutlehr. He had issue:
1817 - 1834 H.H. Amir ud-Daula, Amir ul-Mulk, Nawab Muhammad Amir Khan Sahib Bahadur, Shamsher Jang, Nawab of Tonk. b. at Surai Turina, before 8th May 1769, younger son of Muhammad Hayat Khan, by his second wife. Received Sironj from Holkar in 1798, Tonk and Pirawa in 1806, Nimbatera in 1809, and Chhabra in 1816. He entered into treaty relations with the HEIC 15th November 1817, agreeing to disbanded his armies in return for a large stipend, the cession of the fort and pargana of Rampura (Aligarh), and recognition as hereditary ruler of Tonk. Received by Lord William Bentinck, at Ajmer on 30th January 1832 when the Governor-General removed an emerald ring from his own finger and the sword from his own waist and conferred them on the Nawab. Granted a permanent salute of 13-guns. m. (first) a sister of Munawar Khan, sometime Amil of Sironj.m. (second) at Ajmer, before 28th February 1808 , a daughter of Colonel Nawab Muhammad Ayaz Khan Akhund, a nobleman in the service of the Maharaja of Jaipur, and father-in-law of Emperor Akbar Shah of Delhi. He d. at Tonk, 2nd November 1834 (bur. there), having had issue, eleven sons and nine daughters:
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