DADACHANJI  GREATER  FAMILY  TREE

 

There are 2 distinct family branches of the DADACHANJI Tree in the following charts.

 

At the time of publishing this information including the charts below, there is no common origin to connect them. Some surnames are common in their societies.

 

The 2 main branches are : a) HORMAZD  E. DADACHANJI  &  b) MEHERWAN  DADACHANJI.

 

The main interest of the Hormazd branch is that of his son NAOROJI H. DADACHANJI.

It was he and his brother FRAMROZE H. " CHANJI " who through different ways came into contact with Meher Baba and served him. Naoroji's family also came into Meher Baba's orbit.

 

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The following 2 charts are designed so the Chart 2 is connected to the Right /H side of Chart 1.

 

 

CHART  1.  

CHART  2. 

 

 

FRAMROZE  HORMUZ  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 19-11-1892, British India

Died :  25-8-1944 ( 51 yrs. old ), Kashmir, British India

Parents :  Hormuz E. Dadachanji ( father )     

&  Khorshed K. Minocherhomji ( mother )

Married & Divorced : Jerbai F. Karkaria ( b.d. ? )

 

Siblings : Brothers - Aspadiar, Meherwan, Naoroji & Edul             Sister - Meher

 

 NAOROJI  HORMUZ  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 1884, British India

Died :  5-12-1968 ( 84 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  Hormuz E. Dadachanji ( father )     

&  Khorshed K. Minocherhomji ( mother )

Married : Bachamai D. Minocherhomji ( b.1898   d.1946 )

Children :  Daughters - Arnavaz, Nargis & Rodabe

                   Sons - Tehmtan, Huma, Dara & Nozer

Siblings : Brothers - Framroze "Chanji",Aspadiar, Meherwan & Edul         Sister - Meher

 

 

MARRIED

 

 

BACHAMAI  D. MINOCHERHOMJI

 

Date : 1898, British India

Died :  1946 ( 48 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  D. Minocherhomji ( father  &  ? ( mother )

Married : Naoroji H. Dadachanji

Children :  Daughters - Arnavaz, Nargis & Rodabe

                   Sons - Tehmtan, Huma, Dara & Nozer

 

Sibling : Soona ( Soonamai ) married Nariman Engineer

               They had 3 daughters : Dolly, Roshan & Phiroze "Filli"

                Dolly married Jal Phiroz Dastur

7  CHILDREN

 

 

ARNAVAZ  NAOROJI  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 15-3-1922, British India

Died :  18-2-2009 ( 86 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  Naoroji H. Dadachanji ( father - b.1884  d. 5-12-1968  )      &  Bachamai D. Minocherhomji ( mother - b.1898  d. 1946 )

Siblings :  Sisters - Nargis & Rodabe

                  Brothers - Tehmtan, Huma, Dara & Nozer

 

Married :Nariman Dadachanji  m. 19-12-1944 Bombay, India

No children

 

 

NARGIS  NAOROJI  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 1922, British India

Died :  July-1989 ( 67 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  Naoroji H. Dadachanji ( father - b.1884  d. 5-12-1968  )      &  Bachamai D. Minocherhomji ( mother - b.1898  d. 1946 )

Siblings :  Sisters - Arnavaz & Rodabe

                  Brothers - Tehmtan, Huma, Dara & Nozer

 

No marriage or children

 

 

RODABE ( RODA / RODI ) NAOROJI DADACHANJI

 

Date : 3-9-1924, Bombay, British India

Died : 8-7-2006 ( 81 yrs. old ) , Meherazad, India

Parents : Naoroji H. Dadachanji ( father -  b. 1884  d. 15-12-1968 ) &             Bachamai D. Minocherhomji  ( mother - b.1898  d.1946 )

Siblings : Tehmtan, Huma, Dara, Nargis, Arnavaz & Nozer

 

Married : Jamshed "Jim" B. Mistry - 6-8-1948, Bombay, India

Children1. Meherwan  2. Framroze "Falu"   3. Sarosh

 

 

 

NOZER  NAOROJI  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 1932, British India

Died :  13-10-1955 ( 23 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  Naoroji H. Dadachanji ( father - b.1884  d. 5-12-1968  )      &  Bachamai D. Minocherhomji ( mother - b.1898  d. 1946 )

 

Siblings :  Sisters - Arnavaz, Nargis & Rodabe

                  Brothers - Tehmtan, Huma & Dara

Not married

 

Nozer died in an Airforce plane clash in India

 

TEHMTAN  NAOROJI  DADACHANJI

 

Date : 1926, British India

Died :  2-8-1943 ( 17 yrs. old ), India

Parents :  Naoroji H. Dadachanji ( father - b.1884  d. 5-12-1968  )      &  Bachamai D. Minocherhomji ( mother - b.1898  d. 1946 )

 

Siblings :  Sisters - Arnavaz, Nargis & Rodabe

                  Brothers - Nozer, Huma & Dara

 

 

THERE ARE NO IMAGES FOR HUMA & DADA

1. DADACHANJI'S FAMILY TREE


MARRIED - NO CHILDREN


MARRIED - they have 3 sons

1.  MEHERWAN  J. MISTRY  married  ZENOBIA H.  DUBASH 

                                                      - they have 1 daughter & 2 sons

 

                                                1. RABIA M. MISTRY  ( b.1977 ) married  PAUL UPPAL

                                                 - they have a son ( DEVAN ) & a daughter ( ASHIANA )

 

                                                2. AYAZ  M. MISTRY   ( b.1979 ) - ( not married )

                                                3. JAMSHED  M. MISTRY  ( b.1981 ) - ( not married )

 

 

2.  FRAMROZE  J. MISTRY  ( not married )

 

 

3.  SAROSH  J.  MISTRY  married  MEHERRUKH HOSHANG  DADACHANJI

                                            - they have 2 daughters

 

                                             1. GULRUKH S. MISTRY married  NARIMAN LINDSAY

                                             2. MEHER  S. MISTRY - ( not married )

Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois

DARA  N. DADACHANJI

FRENY  B.  MOTIWALLA


MARRIED - - they have 1 daughter & 1 son

1.

NAOZER  D. DADACHANJI

KATHERINE E. COXE


Married & later divorced

- they have 2 sons

DARA EDWIN DADACHANJI


HUMA AYAZ DADACHANJI


2.

MEHERA  D. DADACHANJI

BUCK BUSFIELD


MARRIED   -  they have a daughter

PRIYA JEAN BUSFIELD  - ( not married )

Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois

HOSHANG MEHERWAN DADACHANJI

HAVOVI  SIDHWA


MARRIED -  they have 1 daughter & 1 son

1.

MEHERRUKH H. DADACHANJI

SAROSH J. MISTRY


MARRIED -  they have 2 daughters

1.

GULRUKH S. MISTRY

NARIMAN LINDSAY


MARRIED

2.

MEHER S. MISTRY


2.

RAYOMAND H. DADACHANJI

MARINA " MARSHA "


MARRIED - they have a son

MEHERWAN  DIMITRI


Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois
Chart compiled by Anthony Zois