Ikoma Chikashige

生駒親重

Ikoma Clan

Bushō

Owari Province

Lifespan:  Unknown to 8/15 of Genki 1 (1570)

Other Names:  Nobumasa, Dota Jinsuke (common), Dōju (monk’s name)

Rank:  bushō

Title:  Governor of Dewa (honorary)

Clan:  Ikoma

Lord:  Oda Nobuyasu → Oda Nobunaga

Father:  Dota Masahisa

Adoptive Father:  Ikoma Toyomasa

Wife:  Daughter of the Sone clan

Children:  Chikamasa, Chikakiyo, Katsusuke (Ichizaemon), Surinosuke, Jiemon, Genhachirō

Ikoma Chikashige served as a bushō during the Sengoku period.  He was a retainer of the Oda clan.

Chikashige was born as the son of Dota Masahisa.  Under another theory, he is the same individual as Masahisa.  Chikashige was adopted by Ikoma Toyomasa.  Initially, he served Oda Nobuyasu.  Later, he served Nobuyasu’s nephew, Oda Nobunaga.