Beylik of Dulkadir

The Anatolian beylik of Dulkadir (Modern Turkish: Dulkadiroğulları Beyliği), was one of the frontier principalities established by the Turkoman clans Bayat, Afshar and Begdili after the decline of Seljuk Sultanate of Rûm. The tribes of the Dulkadiroğlu Principality Turkmens who settled in the Maraş region, XVI. at the turn of the century. Tribes of Dulkadirs in Kars-ı Maraş; Demircili, Karamanlı, Kavurgalı, ((Selmanlı)) (Salmanlı), Zâkirli tribes and Çobanlı, Hatablı, Karı Kışlalı, Mesudlu, Keçelik and Kemalli tribes (BOA.TD/998: 488-510). (BOA.TD/218: 31),