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Copyright©Prince Rafet Bey1922 - 1929 H.H. Muhammad al-Habib [Lahbib] Pasha, Bey and Possessor of the Kingdom of Tunis. b. at the Palace of Bardo, 13th August 1858, only son of Sidi Ma’mun Bey, educ. privately. Invested as Heir Apparent with the title of Bey al-Mahalla and the style of His Highness, 12th May 1906. Proclaimed on the death of his cousin, 8th July 1922. Installed at the Baît al-Bellar, the Palace of Bardo, 10th July 1922. Lieut-Gen Beylical Army 12/5/1906, Field Marshal 10/7/1922. Inaugurated the Institut Musulman in Paris, July 1926. The first Tunisian ruler whose name was substituted for the Ottoman Khalif, in Friday Prayers. A gifted ‘naïve’ and ‘figurative’ painter and musician. Sovereign and Grand Master of the Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman, Nishan ad-Dam, and Nishan al-Iftikhar. Rcvd: the Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman al-Murassa (12.5.1906), Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar while a young prince, GC of the Order of the Legion of Honour in brilliants (10.7.1922, GO 12.5.1906), and Officer of the Order of the Academic Palms of France, GC of the Order of the Dragon of Annam, the Sharifan Order of Alawi of Morocco, etc. m. (first) before 1874, Lalla Fatima bint Muhammad [Fattoùma El Ismaila] Beya, daughter of H.E. Sidi Muhammad bin Ismail, sometime Minister under Sadok Pasha, and niece of Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib ud-Daula) Sidi Mustafa bin Ismail, sometime Prime Minister. m. (second) H.H. Princess (Lalla) Saliha [Sallouha] Beya (b. before 1866; d. before 1922), daughter of Sidi Mustafa Bey. m. (third) at the Dar al-Taj Palace, La Marsa (or Carthage), 1922, Lalla Shazlia [Chédlya] (d. 14th January 1951), a commoner. He d. at Carthage, 13th February 1929 (bur. Turbat al-Bey, the Madina, Tunis), having had issue, three sons and two daughters:
  • 1) Colonel Prince (Sidi) Muhammad ‘Izz ud-din [Azzeddine] Bey. b. at Kassar Said, 19th July 1875 (s/o Lalla Fatima Beya), educ. privately. Col Beylical Army before 1926. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, GC of the Orders of the Star of Anjouan of France, the Sharifan Order of Alawai of Morocco, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. (first) Lalla Zubaida Beya (d. January 1928). m. (second) at Tunis, November 1928, Lalla Saida (d. at Carthage, in the 1960’s or 1970’s), daughter of Si Belhassen Thameur, by his wife, LallaMannana, daughter of Si Muhammad al-Hadi Salim [Hédi Slim]. He d. at Tunis, 3rd October 1931, having had issue, three sons and two daughters:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad al-Hashimi Bey [Med El-Hachemi Housseini Bey]. b. 8th April 1908 (s/o Lalla Arbia). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France (1945). m. Lalla Fatima (b. at Tunis, 1910; d. 1997), daughter of Si Shazli [Chédly] Belkhodja, by his wife, Lalla Shalbia [Chelbia Bouslama Bent Ahmed]. He d. 196x, having had issue, one son and one daughter:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Izz ud-din [Azzeddine] Bey. b. 15th July 1933. m. Lalla Dâad, daughter of Si Taib Haddad, sometime Private Sec to Lamine Bey. He d. 199x, having had issue, at least one son and one daughter.
        • i) Princess (Lalla) Naila. m. and has issue.
    • b) H.R.H. Prince (Sidi) Muhammad al-Habib Bey [Med Habib Housseini Bey]. b. 25th October 1929 (s/o Lalla Saida). Succeeded as Head of the Royal House of Tunisia, and of the Nishan ad-Dam, Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman, and the Nishan al-Iftikhar, on the death of his cousin, H.R.H. Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Bey [Hammouda Allah Bey], 17th June 2013. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. Lalla Fawzia [Faouzia] (b. 1936; d. 15th June 1968), daughter of his maternal uncle, Si Muhammad bin Belhassen Thameur. He has issue, two sons:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Sami Bey. b. at Carthage, 16th October 1958. Airline Captain-pilot. m. (first) at Carthage, 19th April 1986 (div.), Lalla Amina [Emna] (b. 13th January 1953), daughter of Si ‘Abdu’l Wahab bin ‘Abdu’l Razak. m. (second) at Tunis, 5th September 2003, Lalla Jihane [Jihene] (b. 16th February 1975) née Boujemáa. He has issue, one son and one daughter by his first wife, and two sons by his second wife:
        • (1) Prince (Sidi) Sadr ud-din Bey [Sadri Bey Husseini]. b. at Carthage, 27th June 1987 (s/o Emna), educ. Coll La Salle International, Tunis.
        • (2) Prince (Sidi) Yusuf Bey [Youssef Bey Husseini]. b. at Carthage, th March 2007 (s/o Jihene).Copyright©Christopher Buyers
        • (3) Prince (Sidi) Mahdi Bey [Mehdi Bey Husseini]. b. at Carthage, 14th August 2009 (s/o Jihene).
        • (1) Princess (Lalla) Khadija. b. at Carthage, 12th September 1988 (d/o Emna).
      • ii) Prince (Sidi) Hatim [Hatem] Bey. b. at Carthage, 9th October 1960. A gifted artist. Settled in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    • b) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Salah Bey [Med Salah Housseini Bey]. b. 22nd September 1930 (s/o Saida). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. Lalla Safia, née al-Wakdi [El Ouakdi]. He d. June 1973, having had issue, one daughter:
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Rym. b. 1st February 1972. m. at Tunis, 2nd February 2002, Sidi Fahd Bey (b. at Le Kram, 6th January 1964), fourth son of Prince ‘Abdu’l Aziz Bey [Abdelaziz M’rad Benhassine], by his wife, Lalla Fatima al-Hassoumy. She has issue, one son and one daughter – see above.
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Nafisa. b. at La Marsa, 1903 (d/o Lalla Arbia). m. Colonel Si Sahbi Belkhodja. She had issue.
    • b) Princess (Lalla) Aziza [Aziza Housseini Bey]. b. at Carthage-Salammbo, 1st December 1931 (d/o Lalla Saida). m. Si Muhammad al-Asram [Med Lasram] (d. before 2007), sometime Mua’tamid, descended from an Arab family believed to be from the Yemen, and traditional holders of the office of Bash Khatib (Chief Secretary). She had issue, three sons and one daughter.
  • 2) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Salah Bey. b. 17th October 1877 (s/o Princess Saliha Beya). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. Lalla Beya, daughter of H.E. Sidi Hamida Berraies, sometime Lord Privy Seal to Lahbib Bey. He d.s.p.m. 13th November 1920, having had issue, an only daughter:
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Zainab. b. at the Palace of Douar-Chott, near Dermech, 1919. m. Si Muhammad [Hamadi] Berraies. She has issue.
  • 3) H.M. Muhammad al-Amin [Lamine] Pasha, Bey and Possessor of the Kingdom of Tunis (s/o Lalla Fatima) – see below.
  • 1) Princess (Lalla) Halluma. b. 1887 (d/o Princess Saliha Beya). m. Si ‘Abdu’l Salim Bakushi [Abdelselem Baccouche] (b. at Palais Baccouche, Tunis, 1871; d. 1946), poet and linguist, fourth son of Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib al-Ma’ali) Sidi Muhammad Bakushi [Mohammed Baccouche], sometime Governor (Kaid) of Tunis and Counsellor of State for Foreign Affairs, by his wife, Lalla Mamia, daughter of Si ‘Abdu’l Hamid [Hamida] bin ‘Abdu’l Rahman Ben Ayed, sometime Governor (Kaid) of Djerba. She d. at Palais Baccouche, Tunis, 31st March 1947.
  • 2) Princess (Lalla) Fatima. b. 17th February 1925 (d/o Lalla Shazlia). m. Si Ahmad Kaid as-Sibsi [Ahmed Caïd Essebssi]. She d. at Tunis, 13th September 1954, having had issue.
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1929 - 1942 H.H. Ahmad II Pasha, Bey and Possessor of the Kingdom of Tunis. b. at the Dar al-Taj Palace, La Marsa, 13th April 1862, fourth son of H.H. ‘Abu’l Hasan ‘Ali III Pasha, Bey and Possessor of the Kingdom of Tunis, educ. privately. Invested as Heir Apparent with the title of Bey al-Mahalla and the style of His Highness, 14th January 1928. Proclaimed on the death of his cousin, 11th February 1929. Lieut-Gen Beylical Army 14/1/1928, Field Marshal 11/2/1929. Sovereign and Grand Master of the Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman, Nishan ad-Dam, and Nishan al-Iftikhar. Rcvd: the Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman al-Murassa (11.1.1928), and Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar while a young prince, Knt of the Order of the Golden Spur of the Vatican (24.1.1931), GC of the Orders of the Legion of Honour in brilliants of France (11.2.1929), Muhammad ‘Ali of Egypt, and the Sharifan Order of Alawi of Morocco. m. (first) Lalla Janina Beya (d. at Tunis, 1936), who had nineteen pregnancies, second daughter of Si Muhammad ar-Rauf bin Rashid al-Shakir, by his wife, Lalla Fatima, née Gaïgi. m. (second) at Tunis, 1924, Lalla Mah Razia [Maherzia], rcvd: Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, née Nawar [Nauar], from a modest family in Beja. He d. at La Marsa, 19th June 1942 (bur. Turbat al-Bey, the Madina, Tunis), having had issue, including ten sons and eight daughters:
  • 1) Prince (Sidi) ‘Abdu’l Hamid [Abdelhamid] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 9th April 1889 (s/o Janina). He d. at at La Marsa, 16th February 1890.
  • 2) Prince (Sidi) ‘Abdu’l Aziz [Abdelaziz] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 15th March 1891 (s/o Janina). He d. at La Marsa, 7th February 1892.
  • 3) Prince (Sidi) Mukhtar [Mokhtar] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 23rd December 1895 (s/o Janina). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. Lalla Aziza (d. before 5th March 1954), daughter of Si ‘Abdu‘l Azizi al-Jaziri [Abdelaziz Dziri], niece of Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib al-Ma‘ali) Sidi Salim al-Jaziri, sometime Dir. of Protocol. He d.v.p. at La Marsa, 19th August 1930, having had issue, one son and one daughter:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Najm ud-din [Najm-Eddine] Bey. b. 30th October 1923. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. Princess (Lalla) Dalila (b. 16th November 1923), eldest daughter of his paternal uncle, H.R.H. Prince Muhammad al-Taib Bey, Head of the Royal House of Tunisia. He d. 2nd October 2002, having had issue, three sons and two daughters:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Jalal [Jalle] Bey. b. 24th March 1950. m. (first) (div.) Lalla Ilhami [Ilhème], daughter of Si ‘Abdu‘l Aziz Masudi [Abdelaziz Messoudi], by his wife, Lalla Zainab [Zeïneb], daughter of Si Mu’hsin [Mohsen] Zakaria, by his wife, Princess (Lalla) Zohra, second daughter of H.H. Ahmad II Pasha, Bey and Possessor of the Kingdom of Tunis. m. (second) Lalla Rym Hafaiedh. m. (third) Lalla Lilia Hellali (b. 20th July 1952), former wife of his younger brother, Prince Faisal Bey. He had issue, one son by each wife:
        • (1) Prince (Sidi) Aziz Bey (s/o Ilhami). Copyright©Christopher Buyers
        • (2) Prince (Sidi) Yunus Bey [Ons Ben Hassine Bey] (s/o Lilia), educ. ES, and Inst Superieur Informatique (ISI), Tunis.
      • ii) Prince (Sidi) Faisal [Fayçal] Bey. b. 5th May 1952. m. (div.) Lalla Lilia Hellali (b. 20th July 1952; m. second, as his third wife, Prince Jalal Bey, and had a son - see above).
      • iii) Prince (Sidi) Walid Bey. b. 9th August 1959. m. Lalla Zakia, née Chelly. He has issue, one daughter:
        • (1) Princess (Lalla) Aziza. Copyright©Christopher Buyers
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Alia. b. at Tunis, 11th January 1947. m. 1970, Si Zainal-Abidin al-Jaziri [Zeïn El Abidine Dziri] (b. at Tunis, 27th September 1939), youngest son of Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib al-Ma‘ali) Sidi Salim al-Jaziri [Slim Dziri], sometime Minister Plenipotentiary and Dir of Protocol, by his third wife, Lalla Khadija Hachaichi. She had issue, two sons and one daughter.
      • ii) Princess (Lalla) Hajir [Hager]. b. 23rd July 1953. m. Si Mustafa Belhawane [Moutapha Belgouane].
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Nafisa [Nefissa]. b. 1919. m. Prince (Sidi) Salah Bey. (b. 3rd February 1919), younger son of Lieutenant-General H.H. Prince Ismail Bey, Bey al-Mahalla, by his wife, Lalla Fatima. She d. August 1995, having had issue - see above.
  • 4) Prince (Sidi) Zainal-Abidin [Zine El Abidine] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 31st January 1898 (s/o Janina). He d. in infancy.
  • 5) Prince (Sidi) Mustafa Bey. b. at La Marsa, 13th June 1900 (s/o Janina). He d. at La Marsa, 24th September 1900.
  • 6) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Muhi ud-din [Mohyeddine] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 16th October 1901 (s/o Janina). He d. in infancy.
  • 7) H.R.H. Prince (Sidi) Muhammad al-Taib [El Taïeb] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 29th December 1902 (s/o Lalla Janina Beya). Head of the Royal House of Tunisia, and of the Nishan ad-Dam, Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman, and the Nishan al-Iftikhar, 1974? Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, and the Order of St Gregory the Great of the Vatican (24.1.1931), Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. (first) Lalla Saida, daughter of Si Bashir Murabit al-Qariyani [Béchir el-Ghariany], by his wife, Lalla Sharifa, née Zarrouk. m. (second) after the death of his first wife, Lalla Zohra (b. 1908; d. 25th October 1970), younger sister of his first wife. He d. at Salammbo-Carthage, 29th April 1989, having had issue, six sons and three daughters:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Salah Bey. b. 19th April 1928. He d. in infancy.
    • b) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Rashid [Rechid] Bey. b. 13th December 1930. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc.
    • c) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad al-Mukhtar Bey [El Mokhtar Bey]. b. at La Marsa, 5th November 1933 (d/o Zohra), educ. Lycée Carnot, Tunis and Univ of the Sorbonne, Paris (LLD and Dr Pol Sci). Advocate at the Court of Appeal in Paris, Dir-Gen Locafrance, Professor of Law & Economics at the Univ of Montpellier I. Author of “Le Fondateur de la Dynastie Husainid, Hussein ben Ali” (1993) and “Les Beys de Tunis 1705-1957” (2002), etc. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. (first) (div.) Ingrid Hesse, a German lady. m. (second) Lalla Zakia, daughter of Si Bashir Barakat, by his wife, Lalla Fatima, née al-Mo’ty. He had issue, two daughters by his first wife:
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Lillia [Lillia Bey]. b. 28th January 1963.
      • ii) Princess (Lalla) Nadia [Nadia Bey]. b. 12th January 1966.
    • d) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Nasir ud-din Bey [Mohamed En-Naceur Eddine Bey]. b. 4th September 1936. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, etc. m. Princess (Lalla) Haluma [Hallouma] (b. 21st September 1940; d. at Le Kram, 16th April 2019, bur. Sidi Abdelaziz Cemetery, La Marsa), elder daughter of Prince Muhammad al-Hadi Bey, by his third wife, Lalla Mu’hsina, daughter of Si Hadi bin Sulaiman Kahiya. He has issue, two sons and one daughter:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Ahmad Bey [Ahmed Bey]. b. 29th October 1964. m. Lalla Amal al-Tlili [Amèle Bey]. He has issue, one son and two daughters:
        • (1) Prince (Sidi) Aiman Bey [Aiman Bey]. b. 5th January 1998 (twin with his sister Iman).
        • (1) Princess (Lalla) Yasmin [Yasmine Bey]. b. 7th May 1995. Copyright©Christopher Buyers
        • (2) Princess (Lalla) Iman [Imane Bey]. b. 5th January 1998 (twin with her brother Aiman).
      • ii) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad al-Hadi Bey [Hédi Bey]. b. 8th March 1967. m. Lalla Samah [Semeh Bey] (b. 21st July 1978), educ. Ecole Nationale d’Admin (ENA) (LLM 2002), Reims, France. He has issue, two daughters:
        • (1) Princess (Lalla) Mariam [Mariem Bey].
        • (2) Princess (Lalla) Sara [Sara Bey].
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Zohra [Zohra Bey Ben Romdhane]. b. 3rd April 1971. m. Si Sami Ben Romdhane (b. 5th April 1970). She has issue, one daughter.
    • e) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Jalal ud-din [Djelal-Eddine] Bey. b. 20th August 1938. He d.v.p. 26th August 1939.
    • f) Prince (Sidi) Mahmud Bey. b. 11th September 1942. m. Lalla Salima al-Kamil. He has issue, one daughter:
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Iman [Imane Bey]. b. 14th June 1972.
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Dalila. b. 16th November 1923. m. Prince (Sidi) Nazm ud-din [Najm-Eddine] Bey (b. 30th October 1923; d. 2nd October 2002), only son of her paternal uncle, Prince Mukhtar Bey, by his wife, Lalla Aziza, daughter of Si ‘Abdu’l Azizi al-Jaziri. She had issue, three sons and two daughters – see above.
    • b) Princess (Lalla) Saida. m. (first) (div.) Prince (Sidi) Zainal-Abidin [Zine-El-Abidine] Bey (b. 11th March 1921; d. at La Marsa, 22nd February 1984), son of Prince Muhammad ‘Abd’al Aziz [El Aziz] Bey, Bey al-Taula, by whom she had no issue – see above. m. (second) Si Muhammad [Hamadi] Belhassen, a descendant of the saint, Sidi Belhassen Chédly. She had issue, two sons and two daughters by her second husband.
    • c) Princess (Lalla) Traki. b. 31st January 1932. m. Si Muhammad [Hamadi] Ben Mrad, son of Shaikh Muhammad Néji Ben Mrad, by his wife, Lalla Halluma, daughter of Haji Kilani Ben Ammar. She had issue, one son and four daughters.
  • 8) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Kamal ud-din Bey [Kemal-Eddine Bey]. b. 12th November 1924 (s/o Mah Razia). He went into voluntary exile in France after the abolition of the monarchy in 1957. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam (1932) and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar (1932), and the Sharifan Order of Alawi of Morocco, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. (first) 1942, Lalla Aziza, daughter of Si Muhammad Sharif, by his wife, Princess Ruqiya, eldest daughter of Lieutenant-General H.H. Prince Ismail Bey, Bey al-Mahalla. m. (second) 1949, Lalla Jeanette, née Peypoch. He d. at Err, Pyrénées, France, 23rd February 1980 (bur. there), having had issue, four sons and three daughters:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Ahmad Bey. b. 20th March 1946 (s/o Aziza). m. Lalla Ayn al-Hayat [Hayat].
    • b) Prince (Sidi) Yazd [Yadh] Bey. b. 23rd November 1949 (s/o Aziza). m. and has issue, one son and one daughter:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Ziad al-Husaini Bey [Zied El Housseini Bey]. b. at La Marsa, 8th August 1978, educ. Lycée Carthage Présidence. m. Soraya Cherif Elhousseini, educ. Lycée Carthage Présidence, and Univ Paris VI-Pierre & Marie Curie Univ, Paris, France.
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Aziza [Aziza El Housseini Hamrouni]. b. at La Marsa, 1st September 1985, educ. Lycée Marsa Saada, La Marsa. m. Tarek Hamrouni, educ. Lycée Pilote Bourguiba, Tunis, and the Univ of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, Consulting Engineer BMW in Munich 2006-2007, Test Engineer Hella in Lippstadt 2007-2009, Consulting Engineer Claas in Paderborn 2009-2010, System Engineer Simulation and Testing with WABCO Vehicle Control Systems in Hanover since 2010. She has issue, one son.
    • c) Prince (Sidi) Ilyas [Elyès] Bey. b. at La Marsa, 1st March 1950 (s/o Jeanette), educ. Lycée Carthage Présidence. Settled in Bourg-Madame, Languedoc-Roussillon, France. Mngr SARL Bey Elyes 2002-2008, Co-Mngr SARL AMILCAR since 2008, Municipal Councillor Bourg-Madame since 2008. m. Lalla Andrée Bey, née Pouil, educ. Lycée Jules Fil, Carcassonne, and Coll Joseph Anglade, Lézignan-Corbières, France, Co-Mngr SARL AMILCAR since 2008. He had issue, one son and one daughter:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Olivier Bey, educ. Lycée d'Enseignement Agricole Privé Le Mas-Blanc, Bourg-Madame, and Univ de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France.
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Miraim [Myriam Bey]. b. 11th January 1980, educ. Ecole Primaire & Coll Bourg-Madame, Lycée Climatique &Sportif Pierre de Coubertin, Lycée d’Enseignement Agricole Privé Le Mas-Blanc (BTA), Bourg-Madame, and CCI de Perpignan (BTS AGTL 2005), France. Sec-Accountant in the mayor‘s office of Mairie d’Angoustrine-Villeneuve-des-Escalde since 2005. m. Jean-François Arro. She has issue, one daughter.
    • d) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad as-Said [Lassa'ad] Bey. b. 1957 (s/o Jeanette). m. Lalla Corinne Bey (b. 1962), educ. Ecole de filles, Lespignan, Lespignan, Hérault, and Lycée Paul Cézanne, Mantes-la-Jolie, Yvelines, France, née Ramos.
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Naila. b. 12th October 1943 (d/o Aziza). m. Si Muhammad Farhat (d. 1986). She had issue, two sons and three daughters.
    • b) Princess (Lalla) Dalenda. b. 1st October 1944 (d/o Aziza). m. 1949, Si Habib Bousetta. She had issue, two sons and one daughter.
    • c) Princess (Lalla) Laila [Leila Bey]. b. 1952 (d/o Jeanette), .
  • 9) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Riza [Ridha] Bey. b. 9th September 1928 (s/o Mah Razia). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. (first) 1949 (div.), Lalla Badia [Neila] (m. second, ... Azzouz, by whom she had two further daughters: Fatma and Khédija Azzouz), daughter of Si ‘Abdu’l Majid Zarrouk. m. (second) Lalla Marie. He d. at La Marsa, 7th March 1987 (bur. Sidi ‘Abdu’l Aziz Cemetery, La Marsa), having had issue, two sons and one daughter by his first wife, and one son and three daughters by his secnod wife:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Bey [M’hamed Bey]. b. at La Marsa, 10th October 1950 (s/o Badia). m. Princess (Lalla) Rawia (b. 1957; m. second, Aziz Khalfat), eldest daughter of Prince Zainal-Abidin Bey, by his wife, Lalla Khadija, eldest daughter of Si Muhammad al-Munji Zakaria. He d. 9th February 1998, having had issue, one son and one daughter:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Salim Bey [Slim Ben Hassen]. b. 27th February 1982. Settled in Nice, France.
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Bushra [Bochra El Housseini Bey]. b. at La Marsa, 20th June 1985.
    • b) Prince (Sidi) ‘Ali Bey. b. at La Marsa, 27th October 1951 (s/o Badia). (first) (div.) Martine Ledoux (b. at Paris, France, 19th April 1952). m. (second) (div.) Raja Selmi (b. 10th July 1957). He had issue, two daughters:
      • i) Princess (Lalla) Lynda [Lynda Bey]. b. at Clamart, Hauts-de-Seine, France, 6th December 1973 (d/o Martine), educ. Lycée Voltaire. m. (first) (div.) Masud [Messod] Abittan. m. (second) Munzir [Mondher] Mihoub (b. 12th May 1969), educ. Coll Jean Giono, Nice, France, Don Bosco High Sch, Gilbertville, Iowa, USA, Lycée Professionnel Alfred Hutinel, Cannes La Bocca, and Lycée Jean Perrin, Rezé, Loire-Atlantique, France. She has issue, one daughter by her first husband:
        • (1) Lalla Salomé Abittan [Salma]. b. at Créteil, Val-de-Marne, France, 4th October 1999.
      • ii) Princesse (Lalla) Walha [Walha El Housseiny]. b. 24th Mars 1978 (d/o Raja). m. Muizz [Moez] Zahwani (b. 28th December 1970), educ. Lycée Rue de Marseille, Imest de Tunis. She has issue, one son and one daughter:
        • (1) Si Baha ud-din [Bahaeddine] Zahwani. b. 10th June 2004.
        • (1) Lalla Nirmina [Nermine] Zahwani. b. 10th August 2006. Copyright©Christopher Buyers
    • c) Prince (Sidi) Hisham [Hichem] Bey. b. 1955 (s/o Marie).
    • a) Princess (Lalla) Razia [Radhia El Housseini Bey]. b. at Hammam-Lif, 23rd June 1954 (d/o Badia), educ. Lycée Maxula Radès. m. (div.) Ahmad Amara (b. 24th October 1947; d. 4th January 2009). She had issue, one son and two daughters by her first husband:
      • i) Si Sofiénne Amara. b. 14th avril 1982. m. Raja Majdoub (b. 11th June 1971). He has issue, one son:
        • (1) Si Bashir [Béchir] Amara. b. 7th November 2008.
      • i) Lalla Feten Amara. b. 14th May 1976, educ. Faculty of Commerce & Finance Bouabdellih. m. Mahdi [Mehdi] Mejdoub (b. 18th July 1977). She has issue, one son:
        • (1) Si Hadi [Hédi] Mejdoub. b. 15th July 2009.
      • ii) Lalla Wafa Amara. b. 14th May 1978, educ. ISAC (dip. d’Ésthetique). MD of Soc Lella El Baya El Menzah-Institut de Beauté Tunisie.
    • b) Princess (Lalla) Hinda. b. 1957 (d/o Marie).
    • c) Princess (Lalla) Sonia [Sonia Bey] (d/o Marie). Settled in Cheyssieu, Rhone-Alpes, France.
    • d) Princess (Lalla) Ilhami [Ilhème Bey] (d/o Marie).
  • 10) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Burhan ud-din [Bourhaneddine] Bey. b. 20th March 1930 (s/o Mah Razia). Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour of France, etc. m. 1949, Lalla Jalila Ben Mustapha (b. 1933), sometime Deputy in the National Assembly, Mbr Exec Brd Union Nationale des Femmes de Tunis (UNFT), daughter of Si Mahmud Ben Mustapha. He d. at La Marsa, 16th June 1950 (bur. Husainid Mausoleum, Turbat al-Bey, the Madina, Tunis), leaving a posthumous son:
    • a) Prince (Sidi) Muhammad Burhan ud-din Bey [Dady Bey]. b. at La Marsa, 2nd November 1950, educ. Lycée Français de La Marsa, Centre International de Valbonne (CIV), Valbonne-Sophia-Antipolis, France, Sadiki Coll, Tunis, and Univ d’Auvergne Clermond-Ferrand I, Auvergne, France. Yachtsman, sometime Presdt Sidi-Bou-Saïd Yacht Club. Rcvd: the Nishan ad-Dam, and GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar. m. at La Marsa, July 1977, Lalla Amal [Amèle Bey] (b. 1952), educ. Lycée Français Gustave Flaubert (Cailloux), La Marsa, and Univ d’Auvergne Clermond-Ferrand I (BSc), Auvergne, France, pharmacist, daughter of Dr Jamal ud-din Messadi. He had issue, two sons:
      • i) Prince (Sidi) Walid Bey. b. at La Marsa, 20th December 1978, educ. Lycée Français Gustave Flaubert (Cailloux), La Marsa, and École Nationale Supérieure de Biologie Appliquée à la Nutrition et à l'Alimentation (ENSBANA), Dijon, France.
      • ii) Prince (Sidi) Tarak Bey. b. at La Marsa, 18th July 1981, educ. Lycée Français Gustave Flaubert (Cailloux), La Marsa, and Univ Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France. Equity Derivatives Sales BNP Paribas in London, and Portfolio Mngr with Mashreq Bank in Dubai.
  • 1) Princess (Lalla) Sharifa. b. 22nd January 1886 (d/o Lalla Janina Beya). m. (first) Radhouane. m. (second) as his first wife (div. before 1929) Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib al-Ma‘ali) Sidi Salim al-Jaziri [Slim Dziri] (b. at Tunis, 5th August 1875; m. second, Lalla Fafani, of the Zwawa tribe. m. third, Lalla Khadija Hachaichi, and d. at Bardo, 18th November 1963, leaving a further three sons and two daughters), Adtr of the Civil List, Minister Plenipotentiary 1929-1935, Presdt of the Interior Administration, Dir of the Beylical Palace and Chief of Protocol 1935-1942, rcvd: the Nishan al-Ahad al-Aman, GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, and the Black Star of Benin, Cdr of the Order of the Legion of Honour (7.7.1934), and Knt of the Academic Palms of France, Cdr with Star of the Order of St Gregory the Great of the Vatican, etc, son of Si Hamid al-Jaziri [Hamda Dziri], by his wife, Daddou Ben Ja’afar. She d. 1936, having had issue, one daughter by her first husband:
    • a) Lalla Fatima Radhouane. m. as his first wife, H.R.H. Prince (Sidi) ‘Allalah Bey (b. 7th November 1910; d. at La Marsa, 2001), sometime Head of the Royal House of Tunisia, second son of Lieutenant-General H.H. Prince ‘Izz ud-din Bey, Bey al-Mahalla – see above.
  • 2) Princess (Lalla) Zohra. b. 27th June 1887 (d/o Lalla Janina Beya). m. (first) Si Sadiq [Sadok] Zakaria. m. (second) after the death of her first husband, his brother, Si Mu’hsin [Mohsen] Zakaria, sometime Kaid and provincial governor, Dir of the Beylical Press, journalist and man of letters, rcvd: Knt of the Order of the Legion of Honour, and French War Cross 1914-1918. She d. at Nabeul, 1978, having had issue, two sons and two daughters:
    • a) Colonel Si Nasir ud-din Zakaria. Sometime ADC to Lamine Bey. m. 1944, H.R.H. Princess (Lalla) Zanukha [Zeneïkha] (b. 18th March 1923), rcvd: GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar, fifth daughter of H.M. Muhammad al-Amin [Lamine], King of Tunisia, by his wife, H.H. Princess (Lalla) Janina [Djeneïna] Beya, daughter of Al-Haj Bashir al-Ayari. He had issue, two sons and three daughters.
    • b) Si ‘Ali Zakaria.
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    • b) Lalla Zainab [Zeïneb]. m. Si ‘Abdu‘l Aziz Masudi [Abdelaziz Messoudi] (b. at Tunis, 1875). She had issue, four sons and eight daughters.
  • 3) Princess (Lalla) Hanifa. b. 16th November 1890. m. Lieutenant-General H.H. Prince (Sidi) ‘Izz ud-din Bey, Bey al-Mahalla (b. 6th April 1882; d. at a Tunis hospital, from wounds received from an assassin’s bullet, 1st July 1953, and bur. Husainid Mausoleum, Turbat al-Bey, the Madina, Tunis), third son of Sidi Mustafa Bey. She d. 12th January 1983, having had issue four sons and one daughter – see below.
  • 4) Princess (Lalla) Kalsum. b. 8th February 1892. m. Si Muhammad al-Hadi al-Jaziri [Hédi Dziri], son of Si ‘Abdu’l Aziz al-Jaziri [Abdelaziz Dziri], and a nephew of Lieutenant-General H.E. (Sahib al-Ma‘ali) Sidi Salim al-Jaziri [Slim Dziri]. She had issue, three sons and two daughters:
    • a) Si Muhammad al-Jaziri [Hamadi Dziri]. m. Princess (Lalla) Nur al-Huda [Houda] (b. 24th June 1938), fourth daughter of Prince Muhi ud-din Bey, by his wife, Princess Wassila, daughter of Lieutenant-General H.H. Prince Ismail Bey, Bey al-Mahalla.
    • b) Si Zain al-Jaziri [Zeïn Dziri].
    • c) Si ‘Abdu’l Aziz al-Jaziri [Abdelaziz Dziri].
    • a) Lalla Qmar [Kmar].
    • b) Lalla Juda [Jeuda].
  • 5) Princess (Lalla) Zanukha [Zeneïkha]. b. 8th January 1895.
  • 6) Princess (Lalla) Kabira [Kabboura]. b. 2nd December 1896. She d. 10th April 1898.
  • 7) Princess (Lalla) Assia [Essia]. b. 17th May 1899. m. Si Zainal Abidin as-Sanusi [Zine al-Abidine Snoussi] (b. 1901; d. 1965). She d.s.p.
  • 8) Princess (Lalla) Jamila [Djemila]. b. 1909 (d/o Lalla Janina Beya). m. 1927, Si ‘Abdu’l Kabir bin Chadli al-Dragut [Kbaïar Darghouth], sometime Governor of Nabeul, Presdt. Assembly of Kaids 1956-1957, rcvd: GC of the Nishan al-Iftikhar (1956), son of Si Chadli bin Muhammad al-Darghouth, descendant of the famous Turkish corsair, Dragut Pasha. She d. 1957.
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