Murtaza Quli Khan Hidayat Sani‘ al-Dawlah
Murtaza Quli Khan Hidayat (Sani‘ al-Dawlah), the son of ‘Aliquli Khan Mukhbir al-Dawlah and the grandson of Riza Quli Khan Hidayat (Lalah Bashi), was born in 1856 or 1857. He married Ihtiram al-Saltanah, the daughter of Malik Taj Khanum Umm al-Khaqan and Muzaffar al-Din Mirza in 1882 or 1883; they had ten children. Sani‘ al-Dawlah was the first head of the Majlis. He was killed by a Georgian with Russian nationality in 1911 or 1912.