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Maad Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Maad Saloum

FOUNDED c.. 1717

FOUNDER Maad Semou Njekeh Joof

FINAL RULER Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mahecor Joof

DISSOLUTION 1969

RELIGION Serer religion
Serer religion

THE ROYAL HOUSE OF SEMOU NJEKEH JOOF (also known as : MBIN SEMOU NJIKE in Serer language or Keur Semou Djiké) was founded in the early 18th century by Maad Semou Njekeh Joof from the Kingdom of Sine
Kingdom of Sine
, now part of present-day Senegal
Senegal
. It was the third and last royal house founded by the Joof family
Joof family
- (the Joof dynasty of Sine and Saloum) during the Guelowar period, since the reignes of Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Maysa Wali Jaxateh Manneh and Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mahecor Joof (1350 and 1969 respectively ). From the date of its foundation up to the dissolution of Sine in 1969, at least seven kings from this royal house had succeeded to the throne of Sine.

CONTENTS

* 1 List of kings * 2 See also * 3 Notes * 4 Bibliography

LIST OF KINGS

List of kings from the Royal House of Semou Njekeh Joof:

* Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Boukar Tjilas Sanghaie Joof , son of Maad Semou Njekeh Joof and the first from this royal house to rule in Sine. Reigned: c. 1724–1735. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Boukar Tjilas a Mbotil Joof, reigned: c. 1735–1750.

* Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mbaye Fotlou Juk Joof, reigned : c. 1763 -1770. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Ama Joof Gnilane Faye Joof , the most controversial king from this royal house. Reigned : c.. 1825 - 1853. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof , one of the most famous kings from this royal house. Reigned : 1853 - August 1871. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Semou Mak Joof , physically abused in childhood by his guardian and uncle ( Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Sanmoon Faye - king of Sine), he later launched a war against him, defeated him and usurped his throne. In November 1881, he committed suicide by shooting himself in the head with a revolver. Reigned: 1871–1878. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Amadi Baro Joof, he defeated Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mbackeh Mak Njie at the Battle of Patar. While playing a board game with his servant at Ndiob , he was surprised by the men of Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mbackeh Mak and killed. Reigned: 1882–1884. * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mahecor Joof , the last king of Sine. He died in 1969 the same year the last king of Saloum
Saloum
( Maad Saloum Fode N\'Gouye Joof ) died. Reigned: 1924–1969

SEE ALSO

* The Royal House of Boureh Gnilane Joof * The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof * Kingdom of Sine
Kingdom of Sine
* Serer people
Serer people
* Joof family
Joof family
* Kingdom of Saloum * Kingdom of Baol
Baol
* Joos Maternal Dynasty
Joos Maternal Dynasty

* Monarchy portal * History portal * Senegal
Senegal
portal * Gambia portal * Serer people
Serer people
portal

NOTES

* ^ Sarr, Alioune . Histoire du Sine-Saloum ( Sénégal
Sénégal
). Introduction, bibliographie et notes par Charles Becker. Version légèrement remaniée par rapport à celle qui est parue en 1986-87. p 19 * ^ Klein, p XV * ^ Diouf, Niokhobaye. pp 722-725 * ^ (in French) Diouf, Niokhobaye Chronique du royaume du Sine. Suivie de notes sur les traditions orales et les sources écrites concernant le royaume du Sine par Charles Becker et Victor Martin. (1972). Bulletin de l'Ifan, Tome 34, Série B, n° 4, (1972). pp 722-733 * ^ A B (in French) Diouf, Niokhobaye Chronique du royaume du Sine. Suivie de notes sur les traditions orales et les sources écrites concernant le royaume du Sine par Charles Becker et Victor Martin. (1972). Bulletin de l'Ifan, Tome 34, Série B, n° 4, (1972) * ^ A B C D E (in English) Klein, Martin. A. Islam and Imperialism in Senegal
Senegal
Sine-Saloum, 1847-1914. Edinburgh University Press (1968). p XV * ^ Klein. pp 106–112 * ^ Diouf, Niokhobaye. p 731

BIBLIOGRAPHY

* Sarr, Alioune . Histoire du Sine-Saloum (Sénégal). Introduction, bibliographie et notes par Charles Becker. Version légèrement remaniée par rapport à celle qui est parue en 1986-87. * Diouf, Niokhobaye. Chronique du royaume du Sine. Suivie de notes sur les traditions orales et les sources écrites concernant le royaume du Sine par Charles Becker et Victor Martin. (1972). Bulletin de l'Ifan, Tome 34, Série B, n° 4, (1972). * Klein, Martin. A. Islam and Imperialism in Senegal
Senegal
Sine-Saloum , 1847-1914. Edinburgh University Press (1968).

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PEOPLES

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* * Laalaa * Ndut * Niominka * Noon * Palor * Saafi * Seex

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KEY TOPICS

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Junjung
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Lamane
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Saltigue
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Kokh Kox
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Kopé Tiatie Cac
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Roog
(main)

OTHER DEITIES

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Takhar
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Tiurakh

Saints and ancestral spirits

* * Ginaaru * Julang Joof * Laga Ndong * Lunguñ Joof * Mindiss * Moussa Sarr * Njemeh (of Languème ) * Njoxona * Ngojil Joof * Ngolum Joof

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Fatick
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Sine River
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Baol
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Saloum
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Kingdom of Sine
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Serer ancient history
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Serer history (medieval era to present)
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BY REGION

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Senegal

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Mbalax
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ROYALTY

Kings and lamanes

* Lamane Jegan Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Fa Ndeb Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mahecor Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Maysa Wali Jaxateh Manneh * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Ama Joof Gnilane Faye Joof * Maad Ndaah Njemeh Joof
Maad Ndaah Njemeh Joof
* Maad Semou Njekeh Joof

Queens and queen mothers

* Lingeer Fatim Beye
Lingeer Fatim Beye
* Lingeer Ndoye Demba * Serer maternal clans
Serer maternal clans

Dynasties and royal houses

* Faye family
Faye family
* Guelowar * Joof family
Joof family
* Joos Maternal Dynasty
Joos Maternal Dynasty
* The Royal House of Boureh Gnilane Joof * The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof * The Royal House of Semou Njekeh Joof

Families and royal titles

* Buumi
Buumi
* Faye family
Faye family
* Joof family
Joof family
* Lamane
Lamane
* Lingeer * Loul