Population of Jat clans of Faisalabad, Multan and South Punjab according 1901 Census of India

The British province of Punjab comprised five administrative divisions — Delhi, Jullunder, Lahore, Multan and Rawalpindi — and a number of princely states. This post gives a breakdown of the Jat clans enumerated as part of the 1901 Census of India. In 1901, the Multan Division comprised the following districts:

 

Multan District

The total Muslim Jat population in 1901 was 137,718, out of a total of 140,315, therefore almost all of Jat were Muslim.

Tribe Total
Athangal  308
Atwal  386
Aulakh  205
Autrah  2,979
Bachh  175
Bains 2,097
Bajwa  266
Bhangu  134
Bhullar  141
Bhutta  4,872
Buttar  141
Chaj  123
Chadhar 3,734
Channar 1,696
Cheema  311
Chhajra  168
Daha  472
Dhillon  82
Dhudhi  254
Gaun  349
Ghallu 2,761
Gill  536
Hanjra  190
Heer 370
Jakhar  1,822
Kachela 1,010
Kalyar  1,123
Kalru  1,362
Kanju 626
Khaira 467
Khaki  1,465
Lak  303
Lang  1,883
Langah  2,927
Langrial  3,171
Maan  122
Mahe  953
Mahota  271
Maitla  1,751
Naich  108
Nain  21
Nonari  617
Panuhan  268
Pandah 165
Phor 2,019
Raad  616
Rak  432
Rawn  1,813
Randhawa  113
Sahi  127
Sahota / Sahotra  379
Sahu  3,413
Sanda  286
Sandhel  2,118
Sandhu  606
Shajra  539
Sipra  749
Soomra  1,458
Tarar  140
Thaheem  4,540
Warraich  390
Wasir  1,586
Virk  1,571

Chenab Colony

The total Muslim Jat population in 1901 was 150,602 (65%)  out of a total of 230,529. Unlike the other parts of the erstwhile Multan Division, the Chenab Colony was a site a British Imperial colonization scheme, that brought large number of settlers from central Punjab. Among these settlers, the Jat were encouraged to come, and the Chenab Colony latter Lyalpur District had a large presence of Hindu and Sikh Jats. The Muslim Jat population included both long settled Jats such as the Bhutta, Khichi, Wagha and Wasir, and settlers from East Punjab such as the Bal, Dhariwal and Sandhu.

Tribe Total
Atwal  1,361
Aulakh  635
Bains  2,599
Bajwa  4,229
Bal  189
Balani  167
Bar  628
Bhangu  330
Bhatti 4,594
Bhullar 80
Bhutta 351
Buttar 247
Butta 563
Chahal 355
Chadhar 8,678
Chatha 692
Cheema 4,755
Chhina 1,054
Deo or Dev 492
Dhariwal 479
Dhillon 1,159
Gawanis 262
Ghumman 1,372
Gill 3,430
Gondal 768
Goraya 2,132
Hanjra 1,505
Harral 2,671
Heer 266
Jaj  382
Jakhar  248
Kahlon  594
Kahu  1,331
Kajla  364
Khake  120
Kang  308
Kathia  199
Khichi  120
Lak  609
Lali  207
Langah  214
Lidhar  132
Maan  190
Mahe  332
Mahil  97
Mangat  139
Naul  438
Noon  172
Pannu  352
Pawania  113
Rajoka  667
Randhawa  1,999
Sahi  699
Sahmal  778
Sandhu  2,467
Sarai  467
Sidhu  499
Sian  131
Sipra  3,385
Siroha  144
Sohal  67
Tatla  117
Tarar 1,154
Thaheem  158
Virk  1,683
Wagha  616
Wahla  756
Warraich  3,708
Wasir  1,112
Wattu  411

Jhang District

The total Muslim Jat population in 1901 was 50,596, out of a total of 50,769, therefore almost all of Jat were Muslim.

Tribe Total
Aura  437
Bains  257
Bar 271
Batth  145
Bhangu  179
Bhutta  477
Chadhar  6,345
Dab  805
Gil 539
Gilotar 1,393
Hanjra 370
Harral 3,491
Hasnana  104
Hidan  426
Jappa  706
Kalasan  252
Kasra  204
Kathia  119
Kudhan  216
Lak  394
Lali  1,932
Langah  112
Mahe  97
Maitla  238
Mangon  204
Matmal  149
Murali  526
Naul  616
Noon  181
Sahmal  641
Sipra  1,945
Suddle  221
Tarar  158
Targar  150
Thaheem  469
Virk  234
Wagha  200
Waiha  314

Muzzafargarh District

In 1901 the entire Jat population of was Muslim and numbered 117,362.

Tribe Total
Aulakh  122
Autrah  843
Babbar  2,363
Bhullar  116
Bhutta  2,803
Chadhar 525
Chan  479
Chatha  544
Daha 1,454
Dhal 368
Dhotar  138
Dona  205
Ghallu 1,327
Hanjra  402
Hans 395
Heer 395
Jakhar  104
Janjua 778
Jatal  144
Kalasra  1,281
Kalru  1,488
Kang 629
Khaira 2,085
Khaki  1,822
Lakaul  1,518
Langah  700
Lar  778
Mallana  1,797
Naul  118
Nonari  1,454
Panuhan  455
Parhar  2,610
Sahota / Sahotra  630
Sahu  870
Sandhel  2,477
Sipra  123
Soomra  611
Thaheem  1,748

Dera Ghazi Khan District

The total Muslim Jat population in 1901 was 118,701, out of a total of 118,843, therefore almost all of the Jat were Muslim.

 

Tribe Total
Atra  493
Babbar  4,294
Bains /Waince
123
Barra  1,597
Batwani  895
Bhatti  700
Bhutta  1,835
Buttar  1,292
Chachar  1,156
Chadhar 181
Channar 263
Chhajra  913
Chhina  545
Dahya  436
Dhandla  643
Dumra  778
Hanbi 871
Heer 372
Jakhar  273
Janjua 3,861
Jehlan 1,584
Jhar 402
Kahlon  416
Kajla 558
Kalru  106
Kanera  765
Kang 978
Khaira 200
Khati  612
Kohawer  467
Lakaul  1,157
Lak  547
Langah  1,967
Mahar  773
Mahesar  648
Maitla  776
Mallana  1,358
Mohana  3,591
Panwar  189
Parhar  579
Phor  719
Sahota / Sahotra  994
Sandhel 916
Sangi  1,244
Sial  231
Soomra  2,508
Thaheem  1,234
Virk  548
Wagha  456

Bahawalpur State

The total Muslim Jat population in 1901 was 175,370, out of a total of 192,146, therefore almost all of Jat were Muslim.

Tribe Total
Atwal  351
Bains / Waince
177
Bhaya  923
Bhutt  475
Bhullar  43
Buttar 447
Bipar  508
Bohar  3,833
Burara  498
Chachar  8,923
Chadhar 334
Chaudhary 1,162
Chhlar 7,529
Chhina  159
Dahar / Dahiri  1,307
Daha  148
Dahya  1,508
Dala  1,364
Dakah  823
Dasa 459
Dhandu  643
Duran 977
Gabora 352
Ganja  1,047
Hamshira – Chauhan 233
Jaam  448
Jhak  246
Jhullan 1,285
Kahka 1,453
Kalhora 745
Kalwar 1,584
Khaki  514
Khalne  412
Kheri  219
Khal  512
Khombra  637
Kohadar  493
Kolar  661
Kont  288
Langah  2,474
Lodhra  446
Makwal  473
Malak  3,264
Manela  628
Markhand  155
Marral  880
Masson 563
Mohal  373
Naich  3,786
Nanwai 1,833
Nehon  184
Parhar  7,960
Panwar /Puar  7,702
Samma  3,084
Sangah  123
Sangi  1,094
Sanda  139
Shajra  259
Sipra  611
Soomra  4,393
Sutera  468
Thaheem  1,653
Tonwar / Tomar  1,038
Unnar  327
Uttera  1,817
Waraich 287

List and Population of Jat clans of Faisalabad, Multan and South Punjab According 1911 Census of India

Bellow is a list of Jat tribes that were enumerated by the 1911 Census of India for the Multan Division. In 1911, the Multan division comprised what are now the districts of Dera Ghazi Khan, Faisalabad, Rajanpur, Lodhran, Khanewal, Toba Tek Singh, Muzaffargarh and Multan districts. The area that formed Faisalabad (then known as Lyalpur), then was part of a large settlement scheme, that brought several hundreds of thousands of settlers from east Punjab. Therefore, several clans orignatting from what is now in Indian Punjab appear in the list such as the Dhillon, Gill, Sandhu and Sindhu, as well local tribes such as the Lurka, Wahiniwal and Wattu.

Faisalabad District

Tribe

Lyalpur Tehsil

Samundri Tehsil

Toba Tek Singh Tehsil

Total

Aheer

115

22

443

580

Atwal

1,479

347

22

1,849

Awan

955

935

195

2,085

Aulakh

546

305

25

876

Bajwa

2,412

263

1,103

3,868

Bandechha

278

447

725

Bar

1,052

32

1,084

Bhatti

1,850

3,690

3,650

9,190

Chadhar

1,358

1,917

153

3,428

Chahal

195

9

35

510

Changar

43

1

799

843

Chatha

967

967

Chauhan

359

185

85

629

Cheema

359 185 85 629

Chhaj

466

9

35

510

Chhina

29

92

81

202

Deo

106

13

491

610

Dhariwal

233

396

147

1,147

Dhillon

604

396

147

1,147

Gill

2,754

769

342

3,865

Gondal

681

134

182

997

Ghuman

682

133

207

1,022

Goraya

805

377

976

2,158

Hanjra

548

218

39

85

Harral

1,274

38

1,312

Hundal

277

64

154

495

Janjua

105

160

244

509

Jauson

1

38

492

531

Johal

46

10

56

Johiya

459

844

68

1,371

Kahlon

982

486

1,569

3,037

Kalair

132

180

312

Kalsan

16

511

54

581

Kamoka

668

275

943

Khaira

326

326

Kharal

1,862

3,018

105

4,985

Khichi

883

1,341

15

2,219

Khinge

3

503

506

Khokhar

1,336

1,331

704

3,371

Lak

434

221

24

679

Lona

999

51

1

1,051

Lurka

761

699

828

2,288

Maan

238

167

32

437

Nonari

1

65

787

858

Pansota

1,041

1,041

Rajoke

715

266

981

Randhawa

1,564

551

220

2,335

Sahi

497

108

200

805

Sahu

41

470

147

685

Sandhu

1,696

1,222

741

3,659

Sial

1,207

3,508

749

5,464

Sidhu

224

224

Sipra

90

558

395

1,043

Tarar

344

101

69

514

Uppal

14

14

Virk

686

202

117

1,005

Wahiniwal

3

765

14

782

Wahla

774

125

316

1,215

Waince

1,589

804

152

2,635

1,414

1,100

929

3,443

Waseer

1,346

312

3

1,661

Wasli

291

330

57

678

Wattu

557

1,124

1,695

 

Jhang District

The entire Jat population of the district was Muslim, according to the 1931 Census of India, numbering 137,914. According to the 1911 census, the following were the principal Muslim Jat clans:

Tribe

 Jhang Tehsil  Chiniot Tehsil  Shorkot Tehsil

Total

Awrah

164

51

599

814

Chadhar

1,942

1,112

360

3,414

Dhudhi

74

65

461

600

 Gilotar

14

1,475

1,497

Ganda

421

216

637

 Gill

529

29

558

 Gondal

229

565

106

900

 Gujjar

694

386

185

1,265

 Harral

2,285

2,590

133

4,988

Hidan

116

749

49

914

 Hanjra

908

139

129

1,176

 Heer

580

2

2

584

 Joiya

404

998

319

1,721

 Juta

365

151

28

544

Kalasan

183

188

162

533

 Kaloke

23

520

95

638

Kanwan

34

644

678

 Kharal

871

716

205

1,792

 Khichi

178

176

227

581

 Khokhar

3,185

1,605

3,876

8,666

Kudhan

724

122

199

1,045

 Lak

760

378

181

1,310

 Lali

87

1,501

1,640

Lana

650

361

1,011

Mahra

381

216

597

Mahun

877

588

6

1,471

Marral

313

464

49

826

Maru

954

2

956

Naul

338

269

1,529

2,136

Nonari

566

289

128

983

Noon

434

383

216

1,089

Rajoke

1,072

73

117

1,262

Sahmal

746

156

92

994

Sattar

781

2

18

801

Sial

437

55

103

595

Sipra

1,333

969

790

3,092

Thabal

15

969

35

1019

Muzaffargarh District

According to the 1911 census, the following were the principal Muslim Jat clans:

Tribe

Muzafargarh Tehsil  Alipur Tehsil

Sanawan Tehsil

Total

Autrah

420

203

238

843

Babbar

929

1,215

219

2,363

Bhutta

1,780

744

279

2,803

Chatha

164

156

224

544

Chadhar

173

151

201

525

Daha

681

405

368

1,454

Ghallu

36

1,178

113

1,327

Hans

121

908

1,029

Janjua

171

78

529

778

Kalasra

147

324

810

1,281

Kalru

1,017

471

1,488

Khakhi

1,458

239

125

1,822

 Khaira

925

348

812

2,085

Kang

372

257

629

Lakaul

517

821

180

1,518

Langah

144

362

194

700

Lar

74

475

229

778

Mallana

653

430

714

1,797

Nonari

918

597

28

1,453

Parhar

1,258

686

666

2,610

Sahotra

15

615

630

Sahu

267

262

341

870

Sandhila

1,599

557

361

2,477

Soomra

265

131

215

611

Thaheem

1,284

307

157

1,748

Multan District

The total Muslim Jat population of the district, according to the 1931 Census of India, was 340,584 (95%) out of a total population of 358,064. According to the 1911 census, the following were the principal Muslim Jat clans:

Tribe

Multan Tehsil  Shujabad Tehsil  Lodhran Tehsil  Mailsi Tehsil  Kabirwala Tehsil

Total

Arain

368

1,765

59

2,192

Bagar

501

101

602

Bagwar

1,169

8

2

1,179

Bhutta

6,668

779

953

424

878

9,697

Bhasa

8

516

1,305

1,829

Bilar

60

1,865

1,165

57

3,147

Bir

490

8

10

16

524

Basar

493

106

113

52

43

807

Bulla

2,773

216

1,804

1,898

6,691

Chachakar

271

10

59

634

974

 Chachar

554

Chanal

919

Chandram

608

Chaughata

2,937

Charal

578

Chatha

1,612

Chavan

775

Chadhar

884

Cheema

1,018

Dara

1,040

Dawana

1,210

Ghagar

1,177

Ghahi

301

Gill

503

Jajularu

2,379

Jakhar

175

Jhagar

1,177

Kachela

669

Khak

596

Khaki

596

Khichi

672

Lang

2,715

Langah

1,132

Langra

766

Langrial

753

Larsan

1,609

Lapra

579

Mahi

498

Maalta

121

Maho

934

Mahran

673

Mahra

1,018

Nonari

6

459

107

260

102

934

Naul

531

24

56

611

Nourangi

334

86

827

1,247

Noon

245

3,254

260

3,766

Parhar

461

28

37

27

4

557

Parkar

436

303

14

753

Parohe

26

6

1,026

195

1,253

Pattiwala

457

273

86

816

Pukhowara

8

553

581

Raad

5

22

174

201

Rawn

2,130

176

154

156

2,616

Rongia

144

545

689

Ruk

598

2

6

10

618

Sadal

101

355

218

674

Sadhari

8

12

412

542

974

Sadraj

36

930

90

1,091

Shajra

90

38

16

144

Sailigar

382

375

757

Samachi

28

176

223

172

599

Samri

472

26

51

549

Sandal

810

136

8

6

960

Sandhila

49

8

966

Shekha

674

674

Siana

655

270

8

933

Sipra

9

9

Soomra

291

291

Thaheem

1,300

729

611

128

1,164

3,932

Uanis

430

320

83

15

848

Vasli

23

248

331

47

649

Virk

243

37

27

19

328

Waseer

21

425

159

605

Wehi

1,648

56

805

2,509

Bahawalpur State

The total Muslim Jat population of the state, according to the 1931 Census of India, was 361,891 (90%) out a of total population of 402,785. According to the 1911 census, the following were the principal Muslim Jat clans:

Tribe

Bahawalpur Tehsil Ahmedpur East Tehsil

Allahabad Tehsil

Khanpur Tehsil

Naushehra (Rahim Yar Khan) Tehsil

Ahmadpur West

Minchinabad Tehsil

Total

Atera

575

Athar

581

Atral

733

Bhatia

733

Bhatti

1,951

Bipar

508

Bohar

3,863

Chachar

9,331

Chadhar

597

Chani

632

Chapal

2,120

Chaughata

791

Chauhan

567

Chawali

506

Chimar

947

Chozan

958

Daher

1,307

Daia

1,364

Dakhu

823

Dangar

689

Daha

3,571

Dhandu

844

Dhar

1,074

Dhudhi

686

Duran

977

Gauja

1,047

Ghallu

2,508

Kalia

525

Hans

580

Jam

788

Jammun

1,657

Jhammat

2,097

Jhullan

1,285

Khak

1,453

Kakrial

894

Kalia

525

Kalhora

1,031

Kalwar

1,271

Kamboh

679

Kande

557

Kathal

538

Katwal

912

Khar

840

Kharal

1,770

Khokhar

2,771

Khombra

637

Khaira

540

Koral

794

Langah

3,118

Lodhra

985

Mahaar

3,022

Mahra

2,493

Mahla

1,160

Maij

3,786

Makwal

473

Malak

4,042

Manela

628

Marral

880

Masson

537

Naich

4,093

Nanwa

1,833

Noon

930

Nonari

1,560

Uttera

1,817

Pannun

914

Panwat

1,676

Panwar

7,702

Sahu

1,131

Samma

1,072

Samitah

943

Sangi

1,159

Sial

847

Soomra

3,721

Thaheem

1,653

Tonwar

1,691

Waince

837

Dera Ghazi Khan District

 

According to the 1911 census, the following were the principal Muslim Jat clans:

Tribe

Sanghar Tehsil

Total

Aishiani

1,058

Babbar

4,294

Barra

1,927

Batwani

895

Bhatti

9,128

Bhutta

2,876

Buttar

1,292

Bab

5,257

Barar

501

Bohar

1,445

 Chachar

1,898

Chhajra

913

Chhina

706

Changar

861

Chani

572

Chauhan

1,026

Dhandla

949

Daha

1,016

Dakhna

1,303

Darakhe

785

Dhol

638

Domra

822

Ghani

628

Hanbi

769

Heer

387

Hujjan

733

Joiya

1,617

Jajalani

1,571

Kajla

558

Kanera

208

Kang

10

Khatti

612

Kachela

1,848

Kabru

554

Khak

556

Khaloti

720

Khaira

567

Khokhar

3,465

Lakaul

1,157

Lak

658

Langah

1,558

Mahra

702

Mahesar

648

Maitla

776

Mohana

663

Malana

1,358

Malhan

529

Mangil

656

Manjotha

4,348

Meo

524

Makwal

1,091

Naich

286

Otrai

718

Parhar

1,144

Panwar

866

Phor

867

Sahotra

994

Sandhila

1,082

Soomra

2,508

Sambar

2,030

Shahkhani

961

Sial

3,915

Samdana

895

Thaheem

1,499

Virk

548

Jat clans of Balochistan

Tribe Section Population
Abra 27,467
Ataria 500
Bugia 82
Bamban 1.435
Beri 150
Bohar 790
Burra 1,014
Chamba 37
Channa 37
Chandhar 64
channa
Chishti 135
Chukhra 1,346
Dandja 40
Dandor 603
Dhandu 82
Dhapar 99
Dhareja 71
Dharpali 63
Dher 60
Drigh 479
Fatwani 8
Goga 19
Gola 478
Gondal 47
Gopang 246
Hadkri 40
Haldrani 70
Hala 172
Hara 389
Hatipotra 199
Hindani 31
Hoti 7
Jandhel 30
Joya 336
Kakal 17
Kakepotra 192
Kakra 8
Kalas 126
Kalhora 301
Kalwar 514
Khakrani 207
Khand 19
Kharal 56
Lakhan 212
Langah 186
Machhi 5,103
Mahar 290
Maiha 460
Mandhar 20
Mara 33
Mastoi 789
Mongrani 58
Naich 32
Nandwani 143
Nawra 56
Pahor 103
Paniar 57
Panwar 322
Parhar 223
Pirani 36
Rid 332
Rohtani 6
Ronga 127
Sabrani 80
Sahu 124
Sherani 400
Takri 38
Wadh 100
Waince 12
Abra unspecified 5,910
Arain 583
Awan 232
Bagra 60
Bagrani 33
Bhand 323
Bhangar 1,279
Bhareja 275
Bhatti 1,648
Chablah 30
Chachar 805
Achrani 37
Arbabani 25
Burani 42
Hukmani 48
Joya 7
Khanani 58
Khedani 18
Mangrani 59
Muhammadani 13
Ruhozai 61
Safrani 85
Saidani 52
Shelani 82
Soomra 16
Chachar Unspecified 202
Chahwan 42
Chanawar 115
Chanjni 21
Channani 147
Chohar 93
Dangar 106
Darkhan 193
Daroga 8
Dasti 237
Detha 483
Dharpal 319
Dhotar(Dhothar) 35
Eri 600
Drigh 130
Ghillpuri 60
Jumazai 19
Shadmanzai 34
Eri unspecified 357
Gabol 5
Gania 41
Ghallu 50
Gujjar 284
Hakrah 10
Jamboja 10
Jamote 252
Jatani 217
Jhammat 219
Jhindi 55
Jorenja 72
Kamiani 44
Kangia 317
Katiha 99
Katpar 1,323
Khamisani 38
Koka 99
Manjhani 48
Othani 166
Pararani 23
Sukhrani 244
Katpar Unspecified 705
Kechi 70
Kehar 566
Dinari 106
Shadinzai 367
Shahwani 64
Khakal 61
Khalifa 50
Khalifa Ibrahim 54
Khaljani 15
Khar 14
Khohara 14
Khokhar 1,100
Kori 170
Koreja 60
Kulachi 37
Kurar 482
Ladhani 73
Larak 4
Larkha 83
Lehi 113
Mahesar 187
Manjhor 22
Manjhu 1,012
Masan 165
Memon 168
Miani 105
Mir Jat 3,753
Babar 28
Bhand 20
Bharani 97
Hajana 203
Kalar 39
Khadani 91
Kharani 45
Lanjwani 32
Meng 10
Majidani 252
Mujat 11
Nasirzai 5
Raojia 380
Mir Jats Unspecified 2,543
Mulavi 27
Nonari 58
Odhana 38
Ogai 11
Oteran 164
Pahi 45
Palal 250
Panwhar 91
Pear 19
Pechuha 939
Rahoja 151
Ran 55
Samit 422
Sangi 18
Sapar 291
Sarki 42
Sawand 131
Seru 40
Shahpost 353
Sial 1,201
Shaikh 1,198
Ansari 34
Jehani 15
Memon 17
Qureshi 232
Sandela 15
Sidiqui 2
Thaheem 78
Zargar 6
Shaikh Unspecified 829
Sianch 80
Sikhani 14
Sirai 131
Soomra 1,880
Tattar 23
Thundle 34
Tunia 1,105
Wagha 20
Waja 213
Wanjara 130
Wara 22
Jats Unspecified 1,554
Total