The kingdom of Polongbangkeng is located on Sulawesi, District Takalar, prov. South Sulawesi.
This kingdom was founded in 1815.
The title of the king is Karaeng.
About the king today (2018)
King of Polong Bangkeng the 14th, Karaeng (king) Tompo H. Muh. Andi Rizal Padjonga.
Muh Rizal Padjonga is the grandson of the 12th Karaeng Polongbangkeng, Padjonga Daeng Ngalle.
History of the kingdom
There is not much information about this kingdom.
The formation of Polongbangkeng was in 1816, when the British left the Dutch East Indies. At that time the area of Polongbangkeng consisted of Malewang, Moncongkomba, Bontokadatto, Lassang and Lantang and the dai gaukang area of the settlement of Pattalassang, Sompu, Bilacaddi, Pasoleang, Salaka, Sabintang, Tamasongo, Sambila, Sayowang and Anaauang. Some of these areas in Polongbangkeng were led by Tumalompona Polongbangkeng. Daeng Manompo.
Map of South Sulawesi (incl. Takalar) 1909
In this palace were 12 kings of Polongbangkeng installed. The kast one was H. Padjonga Dg Ngalle; a national hero of Indonesia.
Source (only indon. language)
– Tentang Raja Polong Bangkeng: http://seputartakalar.blogspot.co.id/2012/09/ketua-lembaga-adat-kerajaan.html#.VM2uNCxBnZ4
– Tentang Polongbangkeng: http://jayalahsejarahku.blogspot.co.id/2011/10/pendahuluan-wilayah-polongbangkeng.html
– Tentang Pajonga Daeng Ngalle, Karaeng Polongbangkeng (1901-1958): https://biografi-tokoh-ternama.blogspot.co.id/2014/03/Pajonga-Daeng-Ngalie-Karaeng-Polongbangkeng-Pahlawan-Nasional-dari-Sulawesi-Selatan.html