- It originated from Maharaja Jalasandha (जलसंध). They were called Jaggal due to being the inhabitants of Jangladesh. 
- Jagguji was one of 12 sons of Raja Shiv Singh Johiya (959 AD) of Kot Malot (Malout) in Muktsar, Punjab. He is said to have given name to Jaggal Clan of Jats.
Rajatarangini tells that ...Mallarjjuna was being carried by his servants on their shoulders, his legs being like those of a goat, [defective], he could not walk on the road. When he had passed the dangerous places and had arrived at the village Sabarnika, revered in Lohara, he was arrested by a Thakkura named Jaggika who had placed sentinels there. (p.203) (Jaggika→Jaggal)
Distribution in Rajasthan
Locations in Jaipur city
Jambeshwar Nagar, Queens Road,
Villages in Sri Ganganagar district
Distribution in Punjab
Villages in Hoshiarpur district
- Dr Pema Ram:Rajasthan Ke Jaton Ka Itihas, p.301
- Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I,s.n. ज-10.
- A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/J,p.339
- Mahendra Singh Arya et al: Adhunik Jat Itihas, p.246
- Kings of Kashmira Vol 2 (Rajatarangini of Kalhana)/Book VIII (i)
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