The kingdom of Ma’rang, located on Sulawesi, the islands of Pangkajane, prov. of South Sulawesi.
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History of the kingdom
Ma’rang district was headed by a Karaeng, who had seven heads of Kampung, consisting of 1. PituE (Lokmo), 2. Ma’rang (Matowa), 3. Bontosunggu (Lokmo), 4. (Gallarang), 5. Tala ( Mado), 6. Bonto – Bonto (Mado ‘), 7. Kassi (Jennang).
According to the history the kekaraengan (kingdom) of Ma’rang exists since 100 years ago. The first Karaeng was named Daeng Mattola from Lokmo descent in PituE. Formerly the PituE included PituE, Ma’rang and Bontosunggu villages. The village was founded by Bugis people. The crown consists of a plow. According to the history of Kampung Laikang was founded by people who come from Lemo – lemo (Bira, Bulukumba).