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The founder of the family was Bhangu Jat Chief Sahaj Singh of Makhowal, in Amritsar, who in 1759 visited the Jullundur Doab and annexed fourteen villages yielding about Rs. 20,000 between Phagwara and the Sutlej.

His grandson, Dayal Singh, was allowed by Bhatti Jat sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh to continue in possession of twelve of these villages under condition of providing twenty-three sowars when required for service. Dayal Singh’s son, Fateh Singh, rose to the rauk of colonel in the artiller.

He went back to the plough on the break-up of the Sikh army. Four villages were resumed at anneration in lieu of the services of the twenty-three horsemen which were dispensed with. In 1858, when the conquest jagir holdings were being revised, it was settled that the revenues of the villages of Asaor and Fatehpur should revert to Government on the death of Sardar Dayal Singh, who was allowed to hold them for life subject to an annual nazrana deduction of Rs. 678. Six villages, with an aggregate revenue of Rs. 1,500, were confirmed to Dayal Singh and his lineal male heirs subject to a deduction of half the revenue. The late Sardar Haram Singh was a minor when his grandfather died in 1868. He was educated at the Ambala Wards’ School. He was a Zaildar in his ilaga, and an Honorary Magistrate. In addition to the jagir already specified, he owned sir hundred and fifty ghumaons of land in Moron and seven hundred ghumaons in a village in Ambala, yielding about Rs. 4,000 per annum. He was connected by marriage with Sardar Narendra Singh of Sardar Heri in the Ambala district. He died in 1898. His son, Balwant Singh, the Head of the Estate, was along with his brother, Shiv Narain Singh, educated at the Aitchison College, Lahore. Sardar Balwant Singh was married in the Jat chief family of Sardar Uttar Singh later his successor was Dhanwant Singh and then his successor was Harwant Singh.


  • Sardar Sahaj Singh, jagirdar of Moron, married and had issue.
  • Sardar Abel Singh, jagirdar of Moron, married and had issue.
  • Sardar Dayal Singh, jagirdar of Moron, died 1868,married and had issue.
  • Sardar Fateh Singh, jagirdar of Moron, died 1867,married and had issue.
  • Sardar Harnam Singh, jagirdar of Moron, born 1861,married and had issue.
    • Sardar Balwant Singh(see below)
    • Sardar Bahadur Sardar Sheo Narain Singh CIE (1885-1952)
  • Sardar Balwant Singh, jagirdar of Moron, born 1883 , was married and had issues with one son-
    • Sardar Dhanwant Singh , born 1899.
  • Sardar Dhanwant Singh,jagirdar of Moron, born 1899 was married and had issues with one son-
    • Sardar Harwant Singh ,born 1922.
  • Sardar Harwant Singh ,jagirdar of Moron, born 1922, was married and had issue.
  • Honorary Lieutenant "Sardar Bahadur" Shivnarain Singh CIE ,1885-1952, was Jagirdar Of Moron, was a Sub- Regular at Phillaur, and was appointed an Honorary Magistrate in 1918.He was Promoted to an extra Assistant Commissionership and awarded a CIE , For his efforts by the british government in 1924.He received "Sardar Sahib" and later " Sardar Bahadur" was conferred upon him in 1920.he was nominated as member of the Punjab Legislative Council in 1926.and retained his seat until 1936, was married into Bajwa Jat Jagirdar family of Kalaswala , had issues with two sons -
    • Major General Sardar Harnarain Singh (1912-1990)
    • Narnarain Singh , was married had issues with one son -
      • Preetnarain Singh
  • Major General Sardar Harnarain Singh (1912-1990) , Jagirdar Of Moron , was first educated at Aitchison College, Lahore, and then went to the Prince of Wales College, Dehradun. From here he was successfully selected, to attend the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, England. In 1932, he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the 2nd Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. He then rejoined his parent regiment, the 4/12th Frontier Force Regiment known as the Piffers, which was established in 1851.After various duties on the frontier, he was dispatched with the 5th Indian Division to the Middle East, to fight in the Second World War. After the war, attaining the rank of Brigadier, he was sent as the Indian Military Attaché to London, for the next three years. In 1956, he was promoted to the rank of Major-General, and served as the Military Secretary to two Presidents, Dr Rajendra Prasad and Dr Radhakrishnan. Bestowed with India's third highest civilian award, the Padma Bhushan, he retired in 1963, and settled in Phillaur, Punjab, was married to Sardarni Brijender Kumari, daughter of Sardar Bahadur Sohan Singh a Chief family from Rawalpindi, had issues with one daughter and son-
    • Bibiji Sareena Kaur , was married to Colonel Jasbir Singh from Nabha .
    • Simarnarain Singh (b.1943)
  • Sardar Simarnarain Singh, Jagirdar Of Moron , was born in 1943, was born in Murree, in 1943, He was educated at the prestigious Lawrence School, Sanawar, at St. Columba's School , New Delhi.He is a Skilled horsemen, also known Polo Commentator .He is married to Clementine Foster ,MBE , a Scottish Lady, had issue with one son-
    • Shivnarain Singh (b1996)
References :-
  • Chiefs and Families of Note in the Delhi, Jalandhar, Peshawar and Derajat ...
  • By Charles Francis Massy
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