Karamanli dynasty

The Karamanli or Caramanli or Qaramanli or al-Qaramanli dynasty was a series of Pashas, who ruled from 1711 to 1835 in Tripolitania (Tripoli and its surroundings in present-day Libya). At their peak, the Karamanlis' influence reached Cyrenaica and Fezzan covering most of Libya. The founder of the dynasty was Pasha Ahmed Karamanli, a desecendent of the Karamanids . The most well-known Karamanli was Yusuf ibn Ali Karamanli Pasha who reigned from 1795 to 1832, who fought a war with the United States in (1801–1805) and again jointly with Tunis and Algiers in 1815. Ali II Pasha marked the end of the dynasty.

Formation Date 1711
Dissolution Date 1835
Conflict Name Initiation Year Termination Year Total Killed Total Casuality
Tripolitanian civil war 1793–1795 1793 1795 unknown unknown