Manthaturath

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Chao Manthaturath
ເຈົ້າມັນທາຕຸຣາດ
King of Luang Phrabang
King of Luang Phrabang
Reign1819 – 1836
Predecessor Anurutha
SuccessorInterregnum(Oun Keo as regent)
next: Sukkhasoem
Born1772
Died7 March 1837
Issue Sukkhasoem
Chantharath
Prince Pho-Nua Thong
Oun Kham
Prince Kham-Boua
Names
Samdach Brhat Chao Maha Sri Vitha Lan Xang Hom Khao Luang Prabang Mangthaduraja
Father Anurutha

Chao Manthaturath (also spelled Manthathourat or Mangthaturat; Lao : ເຈົ້າມັນທາຕຸຣາດ; 17727 March 1837) was the king of Luang Phrabang from 1819 to 1836. [1]

He was a son of king Anouruttha. [1] In 1791, he was appointed as heir presumptive to the Luang Phrabang throne with the title Raxavong by Siamese.[ citation needed ] He was crowned by Siamese at the age of 43. [1] From 1825 to 1826 he joint the monkhold in Bangkok, [1] leaving his country to be administered by Siamese officials.[ citation needed ] In 1826, he refused to join Anouvong's Rebellion against Siamese. He died on 7 March 1837. [1] Siamese did not confirm his son to succeed the throne until 1839. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Stuart-Fox, Martin (2008). History Dictionary of Laos (3rd ed.). Scarecrow Press, Inc. p. 207–208. ISBN   978-0-8108-5624-0.
Manthaturath
Born: 1772 Died: 7 March 1837
Preceded by
Anurutha
King of Luang Phrabang
1819–1836
Vacant
Title next held by
Sukkhasoem