Princess Teishi

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Princess Teishi
Empress consort of Japan
Tenure1037–1051
BornAugust 15, 1013
DiedFebruary 3, 1094(1094-02-03) (aged 80)
SpouseEmperor Go-Suzaku
Issue
HouseYamato
FatherEmperor Sanjō
MotherFujiwara no Kenshi

Princess Teishi (禎子内親王, Teishi Naishinnō, August 15, 1013 – February 3, 1094), also known as Yōmeimon-in (陽明門院), was an empress consort of the Japanese Emperor Go-Suzaku. She was the third daughter of Emperor Sanjō and the mother of Emperor Go-Sanjō.

Issue:

  • Imperial Prince Takahito (尊仁親王) (Emperor Go-Sanjō) (1034–1073)
  • Imperial Princess Nagako/Ryōshi (良子内親王) (1029–1077) - Saiō at Ise Shrine 1036–1045 (Ippon-Jusangū, 一品准三宮)
  • Imperial Princess Kenshi (娟子内親王) (1032–1103) - Saiin at Kamo Shrine 1036–1045, and later married to Minamoto no Toshifusa (源俊房)

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Japanese royalty
Preceded by
Fujiwara no Ishi
Empress consort of Japan
1037–1051
Succeeded by
Fujiwara no Genshi