Matan, Indonesia

BRIEF HISTORY: A state in West Borneo (Kalimantan Barat). This state was split into 2: the new State of Sukadana, also named Nieuw Brussel (New Brussels) and the old state renamed Matan. The capital is Kendawangan and the residence of the ruler is in Ketapang.

THANKS TO: Donald P. Tick gelar Raja Muda Kuno, Pusaka Archive Indonesia Kingdoms pusaka.tick@tiscali.nl (10/10/2004, 25/5/2006, 29/7/2007, 15/11/2008)

UPDATED: 17/11/2008

QUALIFICATIONS AND TITLES:
Head of the Dynasty
: Gusti ...., The Panembahan of Matan

GLOSSARY:
Ketua Dewan: chief of the court

HEAD OF THE DYNASTY: Uti Iwan Kusnadi, BA, Ketua Dewan and Mangku Tanjungpura ikramat ikatan Kerajaan Matan since 11/8/2004, 31/5/1960. Son of .... (+1983) and grandson of Kai

PREDECESSORS:
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Sultan Mohammed Jamaluddin (Djamal ed Din), Sultan in Sukadana and in Matan 1790-1828/1829, deposed in Sukadana 1827

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Gusti Muhammad Saunan, Panembahan of Matan 1922-1942, 1908

Regent-Panembahan Uti Aplah (Aflah) 1946-1960, +1960

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Uti Iwan Kusnadi, BA, Ketua Dewan and Mangku Tanjungpura ikramat ikatan Kerajaan Matan since 11/8/2004 (see above, Head of the Dynasty)