Lal Singh of Kanganpur, was born into Jat Zamindar family, when he was young he was occupied a number of villages around Kanganpur and Maruf in the north of Dipaipur and south of Chunian. This made Kanganpur as his headquarter. His territories were taken over by Maharaja Ranjit Singh of Lahore in 1807.
- District Gazetteer Montgomery, 1883-84
- Giani Gian Singh, Raj Khalsa, 564