NORIKAGE KYO-ROKU: SAMURAI SMITH.The ASAKURA DAIMYO made swords
as a hobby. His son finally made peace with the JODO
after endless battle. Sealed tribute: 1 daughter - and
KAGA Province. KO-MIDARE and GUNOME HA.
MEI: KUSAKABE NORIKAGE TSUKURU
KANETANE TEN-MON: From MINO. Brings SEKI style to ICHIJO-gaDANI
ECHIZEN JU KANETANE
KANENORI(1) TEN-MON (t: SEKI KANENORI):
MINO KANENORI KANE form: HO. Summoned by ASAKURA NORIKAGE
to ECHIZEN MATSUOKA. Worked for them until the fall of
their house from NOBUNAGA SEIBATSU.
ICHIJO-ga-DANI was the ASAKURA castle of the above
NORIKAGE and handed now to ASAKURA YOSHIKAGE, who had
defied the call against the sitting ASHIKAGA SHOGUN,
YOSHITERU by his brother, YOSHIAKI. NOBUNAGA successfully
accepted the task, and afterwards obliged YOSHIKAGE's
appearance to the KYOTO capitol. YOSHIKAGE refused.
Joining with the ASAI, a stand was made and finally
broken on the banks of the ANEGAWA River. The
intervention of Emperor OGIMACHI gave a temporary
reprieve, but YOSHIKAGE was destined for SEPPUKU in his
family's hall, ICHIJO-ga-DANI Castle, TEN-SHO 1573.
ECHIZEN was given to ODA's vassal, SHIBATA KATSUIYE, but
KANENORI and his following smith line would continue in
ECHIZEN into the SHINTO - spreading to ETCHU, KAGA and
He held to his teachers' (SEKI KANENORI style of
KANETSUNE School from NARA Roots: Standing SHIRA-KE ITAME
with MASAME HADA and YAKIBA of KO-NIE GUNOME-MIDARE on
NIOI sweep. MIDARE-BOSHI to JIZO or TOGARI-KAERI.
MEI: ECHIZEN ICHIJO JU KANENORI
ECHIZEN-no-KUNI JU KANENORI
ECHIZEN-no-KUNI JUNIN KANENORI
ECHIZEN ICHIJO-ga-DANI JU KANENORI
KANENORI(2) TEN-SHO to the KEI-CHO 1596. See SHINTO ECHIZEN
KANENORI(3) GEN-WA: The Three HIGO DAIJOs. See SHINTO SHIMOSAKA.
KANENORI KEI-CHO (f: KANENORI, BR: SHIMPACHI KANENORI):
KANE form: SOKU. See SHINTO ECHIZEN