Lohach

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Lohach (लोहच) Loch (लोच) Loohach (लुहाच) is Gotra of Jats found in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. It is also pronounced as Loohach. It is a branch of Chauhans.

Origin

History

Sub divisions of Chauhan

Bhim Singh Dahiya[1] provides us list of Jat clans who were supporters of the Chauhan when they gained political ascendancy. The Lohach clan supported the ascendant clan Chauhan and become part of a political confederacy.[2]

Distribution in Haryana

They are found in Distt Jind, Bhiwani in Haryana.

Villages in Jind district

Villages in Bhiwani district

Distribution in Uttar Pradesh

They and in around 12 villages near Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.

Villages in Muzaffarnagar district

Notable Persons

See also

External Links

References

  1. Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Appendices/Appendix I,p.316-17
  2. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/J,p.375-76

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