Ikegusuku An'i

Ikegusuku Ueekata An'i (池城 親方 安倚, 16 October 1669 – 12 August 1710), also known by his Chinese style name Mō Tenshō (毛 天相), was a bureaucrat of Ryukyu Kingdom.[1]

Ikegusuku An'i
池城 安倚
sanshikan of Ryukyu
In office
1699–1710
Preceded byTakehara An'i
Succeeded byNago Ryōi
Personal details
Born(1669-10-16)October 16, 1669
DiedAugust 12, 1710(1710-08-12) (aged 40)
Chinese nameMō Tenshō (毛 天相)
RankUeekata

An'i was the eighth head of an aristocrat family, Mō-uji Ikegusuku Dunchi (毛氏池城殿内). He was a grandson of Ikegusuku Anken.[2]

An'i was dispatched to China to pay tribute together with Tei Kōryō (鄭 弘良) and Tei Junsoku in 1696.[3] He went to Satsuma to report this in 1698.[4][1] He served as a member of sanshikan from 1699 to 1710.[5]

He was good at waka poetry.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Ikegusuku An'i." Okinawa konpakuto jiten (沖縄コンパクト事典, "Okinawa Compact Encyclopedia").
  2. ^ Rizō, Takeuchi. (1992). Okinawa-ken seishi kakei daijiten (沖縄県姓氏家系大辞典). Tokyo: Kadokawa Shoten.
  3. ^ Chūzan Seifu, vol.8
  4. ^ Chūzan Seifu, appendix vol.2
  5. ^ 中山王府相卿伝職年譜 向祐等著写本
Ikegusuku An'i
Preceded by Head of Mō-uji Ikegusuku Dunchi Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Sanshikan of Ryukyu
1699 - 1710
Succeeded by