The Genealogy of the Yoshimura School
where used fans are buried
built by Yoshimura-ryu
at Nison-in Temple in Kyoto
Founder: Fuku Yamanouchi
Kofuku became the Second Fuku Yamanouchi.
The First Head of Yoshimura School
(A pupil of the Second Fuku founded the Yoshimura schoole in Osaka)
Founded the Yoshimura School.
Passed away in 1909
The Second Head: Yuu Yoshimura
Passed away in 1932
The Third Head: Yuukou Yoshimura
Passed away in 1961
The Fourth Head: Yuuki Yoshimura
Living National Treasure Bunkakorosha (Person of Cultural Merit)
Passed away in 1998
The Fifth Head: Yukio Yoshimura
Passed away in 2000
The Sixth Head: Kishou Yoshimura
Succeeded the Title of Iemoto(Head of the School) in 2001.
Chairman of the Kamigatamai Yoshimura-ryu Association