The kingdom of Ma’rang, located on Sulawesi, District Pangkajane dan Kepaulauan, prov. of South Sulawesi.
District Pangkajane dan Kepaulauan
About the king
The name of the king is not known.
From left to right: king of Laikang, (second from left) king of Ma’Rang, Andi haslan Krg Tompo, king of Binamu, prime minister of the sultanate of Sekala Brak dan the king of Barombong. 2015.
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).