Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Aljay Afshar Subataylu

b. 1897 or 1898

Daughter of Malik Sultan Khanum and Jamshid Afshar Subataylu (Majd al-Saltanah), and wife of Akbar Afshar, with whom she had a son named Rahim (Tamqach). Her second husband was Parviz (Bahman) Qajar. They had no children. Unlike her siblings, who took Afshar as their family name, Aljay was the only one to keep Subataylu in her surname.

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