Aoyama Tadatoshi

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In this Japanese name, the family name is Aoyama.

Aoyama Tadatoshi (青山 忠俊?, March 18, 1578 – June 1, 1643) was a Japanese daimyo of the early Edo period.

Biography[edit]

Tadatoshi was the son of Aoyama Tadanari, a Tokugawa vassal of the Sengoku period who was born in Mikawa Province. Tadatoshi, like his father, was a Tokugawa vassal, and was famous for his role as the third shogun Iemitsu's teacher.

He became a daimyo in 1603, when Tokugawa Ieyasu granted him the domain of Edosaki.

Notes[edit]

Preceded by
Ashina Morishige
Daimyo of Edosaki
1603–1620
Succeeded by
Niwa Nagashige
Preceded by
Kōriki Tadafusa
Daimyo of Iwatsuki
1620–1623
Succeeded by
Abe Masatsugu
Preceded by
Abe Masatsugu
Daimyo of Ōtaki
1623–1625
Succeeded by
Abe Masayoshi

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Bolitho, Harold. (1974). Treasures Among Men: The Fudai Daimyo in Tokugawa Japan. New Haven: Yale University Press. ISBN 978-0-300-01655-0; OCLC 185685588
  • Kodama Kōta 児玉幸多, Kitajima Masamoto 北島正元 (1966). Kantō no shohan 関東の諸藩. Tokyo: Shin Jinbutsu Ōraisha.