Farswal

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Farswal (फर्सवाल) or Pharswal (फर्सवाल) or Pharsawal (फर्सवाल) is gotra of Jats[1] are located in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana.

History

They were stones crushers during Mugal dynasty. As there are many stone mines near Delhi so they were mainly attached in this profession. Their villages of origin were in Delhi (Pahari Dheeraj and AdChini) and then moved to Uttar Pradesh and Haryana in search of better prospects.

Distribution in Haryana

Villages in Rewari district

Kosli,

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

Villages in Bhopal district

Bhopal,

Distribution in Uttar Pradesh

Villages in Ghaziabad district

Sultanpur,

Notable persons from this gotra

External links

References

  1. Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihasa (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998 p.265