Purba, Indonesia

BRIEF HISTORY: A state in East Sumatra (Sumatera Timur). Today in the Simalungun Regency of the North Sumatra (Sumatera Utara) Province. Also spelled Poerba.

THANKS TO: John Duncan McMeekin (26/11/1999)
Donald P. Tick gelar Raja Muda Kuno, Pusaka Archive Indonesia Kingdoms
pusaka.tick@tiscali.nl (1/12/2003, 18/10/2008, 26-29/1/2010, 2/3/2011)

UPDATED: 2/3/2011

GLOSSARY:
Bupati: literally regent, elected civil administrator of a Kapubaten (regency, the administrative division below the province)

QUALIFICATIONS AND TITLES:
Dynasty Head
:
The Raja (Tuan) of Purba

DYNASTY HEAD: Tanjar Gaim Purba Tambak, Raja of Purba

DYNASTY MEMBERS:
Sons of Raja (Tuan) Madja Purba by Lesmet Sasmita Sinulingga:
1 Tuan Darwin Madja Purba, +before 2008

2 Tuan Darmawan Madja Purba

3 Tuan Darwis Madja Purba

4 Tuan Darma Madja Purba

5 Tuan Dariman Madja Purba

6 Tuan Darmawi Madja Purba
 

PREDECESSORS:
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Raja (Tuan or Toean) Mogang Purba Pakpak 1933-15/8/1947, +(murdered) 15/8/1947. Father of:

Raja (Tuan) Madja Purba 15/8/1947-23/11/2008, Vice-Gov of North Sumatra, Bupati of North Tapanuli 1954-1956, Mayor of Medan 3/7/1958-28/2/1961, X Lesmet Sasmita Sinulingga, 1916, +Jakarta
23/11/2008, of the dynasty of the Rajas of Lingga

Tanjar Gaim Purba Tambak, Raja of Purba (see above, Dynasty Head)