Eldar Elkhan ogly ISMAILOV
Eldar Elkhan ogly Ismailov, Corresponding Member, International Academy for Genealogy (France); Member, Russian Historical Genealogical Society (Moscow, the Russian Federation).
THE KHANS OF KARABAKH:
THE ROOTS, SUBORDINATION TO THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE, AND LIQUIDATION OF THE KHANATE
The author analyzes the political history and genealogy of the Javanshirs (Cavanşirs), one of the khan families of Azerbaijan, their relations with the Russian Empire, and the liquidation of the Karabakh Khanate.
Keywords: Karabakh Khanate, Shusha, the Javanshir clan, Panah Ali Khan, Ibrahim Khalil Khan, Mekhti Quli Khan, Jafar Quli Agha, transfer to Russia, liquidation of the khanate, Prince Tsitsianov, Major Lisanevich, General Yermolov, General Madatov.
The vast number of historical works and documentary collections that have appeared in the last few years related to the history of the Karabakh Khanate and the genealogy of the descendants of the Karabakh khans makes it unnecessary to supply details about the khanate’s past and the rule of its khans.
Here I will concentrate on the clan of Javanshir (Cavanşir), the accession of their khanate to the Russian Empire, the death of the second Karabakh khan, the liquidation of the khanate, and……………..