The Late Hōjō Clan 北条氏
November 19, 2018
This page is not intended to be a complete history of the Late Hōjō Clan, but merely a listing of those clan members who are mentioned on individual shrine pages.
Not related to the original Hōjō clan. Its founder, Hōjō Sōun, adopted what was by then the illustrious name to improve his own clan's image.
Hōjō Sōun 北條早雲 (1432-1459)
Hōjō Ujiteru 北条 氏照 (1540-1590)
Son of Ujiyasu
Associated with this/these shrine(s):
Hōjō Ujitsuna 北条 氏綱 (1487-1541)
Sōun's son. Seized Edo Castle from the Uesugi Clan. In 1537 solidified Hōjō control of Kantō, followed by Shimoda in 1538 and Awa in 1539.
Hōjō Ujiyasu 北条 氏康 (1515-1571)
Son of Ujitsuna