List of Maratha dynasties and states

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Map of India under the British East India Company, 1857 (Oxford University Press, 1907)
India and Burma in the year 1857: Maratha states occupy regions in central and western India

Partial list of Maratha dynasties and Maratha princely states.

Maratha dynasties and clans were spread across Maharashtra and other Indian states. Some of the major clans and their respective places of origin were:

The list of the historical Maratha Princely States within the present day Maharashtra is given herein below.

Ruler/s Area/s ruled within the present day Maharashtra.
Bhoite Satara, Kolhapur, Jalgaon
Bhonsle Kolhapur, Satara, Nagpur, Akkalkot, Sawantwadi, Venegaon, Barshi, Mungi, Nannaj,shelgaon(R)
Dhamale Mulshi, Maval, Pune
Dhumal Veer, Pasure, Jogawadi, Bramhanghar (Pune)
Dubal/ Deshmukh Karad, Nimsod
Gavhane Ahemadnagar,Beed
Gaekwad (Gaikwad) Kaulane, Malegaon, Nashik, Kille-Dharur, Beed, Kondhapuri, Kolwadi,shelgaon(R),Janapur in Bidar Dist. Karanatak.
Ghatge (or Ghadge) Lalgun, Malavadi, Mol, Budh, kumathe, Diskal, Rajapur, Satara, Kagal, Kolhapur
Ghorpade Venegaon (Satara), Kapshi (Senapati),Kolhapur.
Jagadale Masur, Dangirewadi, Budh, Bidal
Jagtap Saswad (Pune) & Satara
Jathar Visapur (Ahmednagar)
Jedhe Kari
Kadam Pune, Satara and Sangli
Kakade Pune, Baramati, Yawali (Barshi),Theur
Kale-Deshmukh Satara, Rashin
Kanade Ellora (Aurangabad),Ahmednagar
Mahadik Satara, Nagpur, Kolhapur
Mane Mhasawad, Rahimatpur, Visapur,Tasgaon,khujgaon,savarde
Mohite Talbid, Koriwale, Shel-Pimpalgaon
More Jawali
Nalawade Pune, Satara and Sangli
Nehe Nashik, Pune
Nikam Malegaon-Nashik
Nimbalkar Phaltan
Patne Wai, Satara and Sangli
Pol Tisangi, Savlag (Sangli)
Salokhe Tandulwadi, Sangali
Sawant Kudal, Sawantwadi
Shinde or (Scindia) Satara
Shitole Ankali
Talokar Amravati, Akola
Taur 22 & half villages on the bank of river of "Godavari" in Jalna,Beed.
Thorat Walwa, Sangamner, Daund, Walki
Yadava-Deshmukh Aundh, Kadepur
Yadava-Patil Yelavi, Sangli and Kolhapur
Yadavas / Jadhavs of Deogiri, Daulatabad, Sangli and Kolhapur, Sindkhed Raja, Koregaon, Mul-Uruli Kanchan, Vidarbha region, Nashik, Osmanabad, and Satara
Zende Saswad, Pune
Padwal Pune, Satara,Kolhapur
Rege (Sarmandal) Nemawar,Handia and Indore and Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh and Nechad in Maharashtra

List of the historical Maratha Princely States outside the present day Maharashtra[edit]

 The list of the historical Maratha Princely States outside the 
       present day Maharashtra is given hereinbelow.
Ruler/s Area/s ruled outside the present day Maharashtra Present State
Bhonsle Thanjavur State Tamil Nadu.
Chavan (or Chauhan) Jath State Karnataka
Gaekwad (Gaikwad) Vadodara State Gujarat.
Ghorpade Mudhol State Karnataka
Holkar Indore Madhya Pradesh
Jadhav (or Yadavas of Deogiri) Indore Madhya Pradesh
Jagtaps Some parts Karnataka
Puars (or Pawars) Dewas State and Chhatarpur State Madhya Pradesh
Puars (or Pawars) Dhar State Rajasthan
Shinde or (Scindia) Gwalior State Madhya Pradesh

Maratha Princely States[edit]

The Marathas ruled much of India in the period immediately preceding the consolidation of British rule in India. The Maratha states came to form the largest bloc of princely states in the British Raj, in terms of territory and population.

Prominent Maratha states included:

Ruins of the Raigad Fort which served as a capital of Maratha Empire in the 17th century

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