SAWAMURA CHJR
   
SEVEN GENERATIONS
Sawamura Chjr I
 

The actor Sawamura Chjr I held this name from Spring 1701 to the 10th lunar month of 1716, then from Spring 1717 to the 1st lunar month of 1734.

Sawamura Chjr I playing the role of Umematsu Takaemon in the kaomise drama "Inari Yakata Manp no Kura", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1730 in Kyto

Sawamura Chjr II
Sawamura Chjr II  In Japanese | Sawamura Chzabur  In Japanese
 

Date of birth unknown. Son of Sawamura Chjr I, his first stage name was Sawamura Chzabur. He took the name of Sawamura Chjr II in 1735 in Nagoya. He went back in 1736 to saka, where he was active up to his death the 12th of the 1st lunar month of 1739. He was a tachiyaku, who was quite skilled in wagoto, but he died before achieving fame for himself.

Sawamura Chjr II playing the role of the wakadono e Mantar in the kaomise drama "Uta Kurabe Kachidoki no Ume", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1737 at the nishi no Shibai

Sawamura Chjr III
 

Suketakaya Takasuke I held the name of Sawamura Chjr III from the 7th lunar month of 1746 to the 10th lunar month of 1746, then from the 11th lunar month of 1747 to the 10th lunar month of 1753.

The actor Sawamura Chjr III playing the role of boshi Yuranosuke in Tsuuchi Jih II's new year sogamono drama "Haru Fukami Iroha Soga", which was staged in the 1st lunar month of 1753 at the Ichimuraza

Sawamura Chjr IV
 

The actor Sawamura Kameemon held the name of Sawamura Chjr IV from the 11th lunar month of 1772 to the 10th lunar month of 1786.

Sawamura Chjr IV performing in the kaomise drama "Izu Goyomi Shibai no Ganjitsu", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1772 at the Moritaza

Sawamura Chjr V
 

The actor Suketakaya Takasuke III held the name of Sawamura Chjr V from the 11th lunar month of 1848 to the 9th lunar month of 1852.

Sawamura Chjr V playing the role of Fukuoka Mitsugi in the drama "Ise Ondo Koi no Netaba", which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1849 at the Nakamuraza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III)

Sawamura Chjr VI
 

Unknown actor

Sawamura Chjr VII
 

The actor Sawamura Chjr VII held this name from September 1911 to the end of the 1930s (?).

Sawamura Chjr VII playing the role of the spirit of the wisteria in the dance "Fuji Musume", which was staged in May 1929 at the Miyatoza

 
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