ICHIMURA WAKADAY█
   
TWO GENERATIONS
Ichimura Wakadayű I
 

The zamoto Ichimura Uzaemon V held the name of Ichimura Wakadayű I from 1675 to the 3rd lunar month of 1679.

Ichimura Wakadayű II
Ichimura Wakadayű II  In Japanese
 

Dates of birth and death unknown. His father Fukuchi Zenbŕ was the owner of the Tea House Kikuya at the Ichimuraza and his mother was the elder sister of the zamoto Ichimura Uzaemon V. He was the younger brother of Ichimura Takenoj˘ III, Ichimura Uzaemon VIII and Ichimura Zensabur˘. He started his career as a koyaku at the Ichimuraza in the 1st lunar month of 1713. He became wakashugata in 1723. He switched to music and became an accomplished musician. He was also called Fukuchi Mohŕ or Ichimura Mohŕ. No record after the 6th lunar month of 1740.

The name of Ichimura Wakadayű II in a 1720 Edo hy˘banki (within the red shape); all the names were the zamoto at the Nakamuraza, Ichimuraza and Moritaza

 
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