Khan Sahib Fath Muhammad Khan, Rais of
1566 - 1600 Khan Sahib Fath Muhammad Khan, Rais of Maler. b.
1543, eldest son of
Khan Muhammad Ishaq Khan [Khwaja Maudad], Rais of Maler, educ.
privately. Succeeded on the death of his father, 1566. m. (first) a Rajput
lady from Jhal (d.s.p.m.). m. (second) 1594, an Afghan
lady from Rupar, regent for her elder son 1600-1624. He d. at Maler,
1600, having had issue, two sons:
1) Saif ul-Mulk,
Nawab Muhammad Bayazid Khan Bahadur, Asadu'llah Jang, Nawab of Malerkotla (s/o
the Afghan wife)
2) Khan Sahib Muhammad
Bahawal Khan [Babbal Khan]. b. at Maler, 1595 (s/o the Afghan wife), educ. privately. He was k. by his cousin, Sultan Khan, at Kotla, 1653.