THE MALDIVE ISLANDS

GENEALOGY

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1555  H.H. Sultan Abu Bakar II Sri Asa Is Loka Maha Radun, Sultan of the Maldives, son of Al-Amir Ibrahim Farina Kilege, by his wife Sanfa'a Dio, educ. privately. Proclaimed ruler before 2nd September 1555 o.s. in opposition to Dom Manuel, but apprently ruled only certian parts of the islands not under Portuguese conrol. He was k. in battle, after a reign of two months and fifteen days, before 16th November 1555 o.s.
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1558 - 1558 H.H. Sultan 'Ali VI Sri Audhasiyaka Kathiri Maha Radun ['Ali Rasgefa'anu], Sultan of the Maldives, son of Al-Amir Sayyid 'Abd'ul-Rahman Ba Alawi Dorimena Kilegefa'anu, of Ba'ara, in Tiladummati Atoll, by his wife, Sitti Kamba'adi Kilege, daughter of Bodu Niyame Thakuru'fa'anu of Feridu Island, Ari Atoll, educ. privately. He continued the struggle against the Portuguese after the death of Abu Bakar II in 1555, ruling those parts of the islands not under their dominion. Proclaimed as ruler, following the death of Sultan Abu Bakar II, before 21st March 1558 o.s. m. H.H. Aisha Kabafa'anu Rani Kilege (m. second, the Portuguese Viyador or Agent of Uthimu. m. third, at Malé, 1573, Sultan Ghazi Muhammed Akbar al-'Azam ibn Kalege Husain, Sultan of the Maldives - see below), daughter of Sultan Muhammad ibni al-Marhum Sultan Umar Sri Dhammaru Buwana Maha Radun [Hilali Kalu Muhammad], Sultan of the Maldives, by his wife, Buraki Rani, daughter of Rekka Kamanafa'anu. He was k. in action against the Portuguese under Manoel da Silveira, in the shallow sea water in Western Malé, 19th May 1558 o.s. (bur. there on a plot of reclaimed land), having had issue, one son and a daughter:
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