Ikegusuku Ankon

Ikegusuku Ueekata Ankon (池城 親方 安昆, 19 October 1768 – ?[1]), also known by his Chinese style name Mō Teijō (毛 廷勷), was a bureaucrat of Ryukyu Kingdom.

Ikegusuku Ankon
池城 安昆
sanshikan of Ryukyu
In office
1823–1829
Preceded byTamagusuku Seirin
Succeeded byGinowan Chōkon
Personal details
Born19 October 1768
Died?
Chinese nameMō Teijō (毛 廷勷)
RankUeekata

Ikegusuku Ankon was the eleventh head of an aristocrat family called Mō-uji Ikegusuku Dunchi (毛氏池城殿内).[2]

He was sent to China together with Tei Kokutei (鄭 国鼎) to request for King Shō Kō's investiture in 1804.[3] Later, he served as a member of sanshikan from 1823 to 1829.[1]

He was also the eboshioya (烏帽子親) of King Shō Iku.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 中山王府相卿伝職年譜 向祐等著写本
  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.11
  4. ^ 琉球大学附属図書館. "王代記写| 琉球・沖縄関係貴重資料 デジタルアーカイブ". manwe.lib.u-ryukyu.ac.jp.
Ikegusuku Ankon
Preceded by Head of Mō-uji Ikegusuku Dunchi Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Sanshikan of Ryukyu
1823 - 1829
Succeeded by