Japanese Castle Explorer

by Daniel O'Grady

       
Strongholds of the Samurai: Japanese Castles 250-1877 Imjin War book cover

Higo Province - 肥後国

Below is a list of the domains that existed in Higo province (Kyūshū) during the Edo period (1600 - 1868). Each white box details the reign of each clan, showing their Kamon (家紋), the dates & the approximate value of their lands measured in Koku (石).

Hitoyoshi Domain - 人吉藩Hitoyoshi Castle

相良氏
1588 - 1871
Sagara Clan
22,000 Koku

Kumamoto Domain - 熊本藩Kumamoto Castle

加藤氏
1588 - 1632
Katō Clan
520,000 Koku
細川氏
1632 - 1871
Hosokawa Clan
540,000 Koku

Shinden Domain - 新田藩

細川氏
1666 - 1868
Hosokawa Clan
35,000 Koku

Tomioka Domain - 冨岡藩

山崎氏
1638 - 1641
Yamazaki Clan
42,000 Koku
戸田氏
1664 - 1671
Toda Clan
21,000 Koku

Uto Domain - 宇土藩Uto Castle

細川氏
1646 - 1870
Hosokawa Clan
30,000 Koku

Yatsushiro Domain - 八代藩Yatsushiro Castle

加藤氏
1600 - 1632
Katō Clan
* Koku
細川氏
1632 - 1871
Hosokawa Clan
* Koku