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Koena Dynasty

Haliburton, G., Historical Dictionary of Lesotho (Metuchen, 1977).Sanders, P., Moshoeshoe, Chief of the Sotho (London, 1975).

1828–1870

Moshweshwe I (paramount chief of Basutoland c.1828; abdicated, died 1870; British protectorate 1868–1966)

1870–1891

Letsie I (son)

1891–1905

Lerotholi (son)

1905–1913

Letsie II (son)

1913–1939

Griffith (brother)

1939–1940

Seeiso (son)

1960–1990

Moshweshwe II (son; regency 1940–60; kingdom of Lesotho 1966; deposed, died 1996)

1990–

Letsie III (son)

Subjects: History.


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