Mechu

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Mechu (मेचू) Maichu (मैचू) [1] is gotra of Jats found in Rajasthan and Haryana. It is a branch of Johiya.

Origin

Malaji , according to the bard,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 fame to Mechu Clan of Jats.[2]

History

Distribution in Rajasthan

Locations in Jaipur city

Khatipura, Mansarowar Colony,

Villages in Jhunjhunu district

Posana,

Distribution in Haryana

Villages in Bhiwani

Mansarwas(मंसरवास),

Villages in Mahendragarh

Duloth Jat, Sagarpur,

Notable persons

External links

References

  1. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. म-22
  2. See: Khichar, Source-Prabodh Khichar (Mob: 9414079295, Email: prabodhkumar9594@gmail.com)

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