Bhutto family

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Bhutto family
Mausoleum of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto.jpg
Mausoleum of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto
Members Shah Nawaz Bhutto
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Nusrat Bhutto
Benazir Bhutto
Asif Ali Zardari
Fatima Bhutto
Bilawal Bhutto
Bakhtawar Bhutto
Connected families Zardari family
Estate Bilawal House I
Garhi Khuda Bakhsh

Bhutto (Sindhi: ڀُٽو‎) is a Rajput clan[1][2] found in Sindh, Pakistan. They have been settled in the area for over two centuries, having migrated to Sindh from Jaisalmer in India under Setho Khan Bhutto in the seventeenth century.[3] According to other authors, the family migrated from Sarsa in Hissar.[4]

Family tree[edit]

Ghulam Murtaza Bhutto
(1862 – 1940)
Shah Nawaz Bhutto
(1888 – 1957)
Khursheed Begum
(Lakhi Bai)
Nabi Bux Khan Bhutto
(1887 – 1965)
Mumtaz Begum Sahiba Bhutto
Muhammad Mustafa Khan Bahadur
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
(1928 – 1979)
Nusrat Ispahani Bhutto
(1929 – 2011)
Imdad Ali Bhutto
Sikander Ali Bhutto
Mashoq Bhutto
Mumtaz Ali Khan Bhutto
(1933- )
Shahnawaz Bhutto
(1958 – 1985)
Rehana Fasihudin Bhutto
Sanam Bhutto
(1957- )
Nasir Hussain
Fauzia Fasihudin Bhutto
Murtaza Bhutto
(1954 – 1996)
Ghinwa Itaoui Bhutto
Benazir Bhutto
(1953 – 2007)
Asif Ali Zardari
(1955- )
Ameer Bux Bhutto
Ali Haider Bhutto
Sassi Bhutto
Shahmir Hussain
Azadi Hussain
Fatima Bhutto
(1982- )
Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Jr.
Bilawal Zardari
(1988- )
Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari
Asifa Zardari

  not direct relatives (only related by marriage)

Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto married twice. One was a child marriage to a Sindhi Landowning family's daughter in Larkana.

Mashoq and Mumtaz Bhutto have a brother Ashiq. It is not shown in the family tree?

List of family members[edit]

  • Founding father Doda Khan of Pir Bakhsh Bhutto
  • Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto, Ameer Bakhsh Bhutto, Illahi Bux Bhutto (Honorary Magistrate Larkana District)
  • Ghulam Murtaza Bhutto, Rasul Bakhsh Bhutto
  • Sir Shah Nawaz Bhutto (Member Bombay Council)
  • Sardar Wahid Baksh Bhutto (Member, Central Legislative Assembly and Bombay Council, Chief of tribe)
  • Nawab Nabi Bakhsh Bhutto (Member, Central Legislative Assembly)
  • Khan Bahadur Ahmad Khan Bhutto
Family tree of bhutto family

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Zulfikar Ali Bhutto". Encyclopædia Britannica. 
  2. ^ Wolpert, Stanly A (1993). Zulfi Bhuto of Pakistan:His life and Times. Oxford University Press. p. 4. ISBN 0-19-507661-3. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  3. ^ Taseer, Salmaan (1980). Bhutto: a political biography (PDF). New Delhi: Vikas Pub. House. p. 9. 
  4. ^ Zulfikar Ali Bhutto: a memoir, Chakar Ali Junejo, National Commission on History and Culture, 1996, p. 7

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