FUJIKAWA TOMOKICHI
   
FIVE GENERATIONS
Fujikawa Tomokichi I
 

The actor Fujikawa Tomokichi I held this name from the beginning of the An'ei era to the 6th lunar month of 1808.

Fujikawa Tomokichi I playing the role of Kiku-no-Mae in the drama "Ichi-no-Tani Futaba Gunki", which was staged in the 3rd lunar month of 1806 at the Kitagawa no Shibai

Fujikawa Tomokichi II
 

The actor Fujikawa Tomokichi II held this name from the 1st lunar month of 1810 to the 10th lunar month of 1815, then from the 11th lunar month of 1819 to the 7th lunar month of 1833.

Fujikawa Tomokichi II playing the role of Aburaya Okon in the drama "Ise Ondo Koi no Netaba" in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III (1862~1863)

Fujikawa Tomokichi III
 

The actor Ogino Senjo held the name of Fujikawa Tomokichi III from the 1st lunar month of 1853 to the 11th lunar month of 1862.

Fujikawa Tomokichi III portraying Zenkichi's wife Oroku in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III (1862~1863)

Fujikawa Tomokichi IV
 

Date of birth unknown. Son of Fujikawa Tomokichi III, his first stage name was Fujikawa Katsusabur˘ II. He took the name of Fujikawa Kayű IV in 1861 and the name of Fujikawa Kankichi II at an unknow date. He finally took the name of Fujikawa Tomokichi IV in the 2nd lunar month of 1871 but held it for a short time as he died the same year. He did not achieve any fame for himself and did not had any heir.

Haimy˘ Yag˘
Kayű, Kaya Edoya
Fujikawa Tomokichi V
 

Date of birth unknown. Disciple of the star Band˘ Shűka I, his first stage name was Band˘ Kashiku. He was allowed to revive the Fujikawa Tomokichi line, although he was not at all related to the Fujikawa clan, by taking the name of Fujikawa Tomokichi V in Fall 1882. He died in 1884. This onnagata actor was also called Fujikawa Kayű V.

Haimy˘ Yag˘
Kayű ???

Print made by Toyohara Kunichika in 1884

 
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