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The Kitashirakawa (北白川) ōke (princely house) was the fifth oldest branch of the Japanese Imperial Family created from branches of the Fushimi-no-miya house.

Kitashirakawa
PronunciationKitashirakawa
Origin
Region of originJapanese
Word/NameJapanese
Footnotes: [1]

Kitashirakawa-no-miyaEdit

The Kitashirakawa-no-miya house was formed by Prince Toshinari, eighth son of Prince Fushimi Kuniye

Name Born Succeeded Retired Died Notes
1 Prince Kitashirakawa Kasunari (北白川宮 智成親王, Kitashirakawa-no-miya Kasunari shinnō) 1844 1872 . 1872
2 Prince Kitashirakawa Yoshihisa (北白川宮 能久親王, Kitashirakawa-no-miya Yoshihisa-shinnō) 1847 1872 . 1895 brother of above
3 Prince Kitashirakawa Naruhisa (北白川宮 成久王, Kitashirakawa-no-miya Naruhisa-ō) 1887 1895 . 1923
4 Prince Kitashirakawa Nagahisa (北白川宮 永久王, Kitashirakawa-no-miya Naruhisa-ō) 1910 1923 . 1940
4 Prince Kitashirakawa Michihisa (北白川宮 道久王, Kitashirakawa-no-miya Michihisa-ō) 1937 1940 1947 . Kitashirakawa Michihisa after 1947

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1990 Census Name Files Archived 2010-10-07 at the Library of Congress Web Archives