The Dilgo family was based in the Derge region of Kham. The family claimed descent from King Tri Songdetsen. They were a main supporter of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, whose reincarnation, Dilgo Khyentse, was born into their family.
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The TBRC RID number refers to the unique ID assigned by the Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC.org) to each historical figure in their database of Tibetan literature.