He proposed to Ms. Higurashi by the Sacred Tree after they had a fight. He took his wife to Sōgō hospital where he had a first child was born named Kagome. He died in a car accident several years prior to the start of the series, when Kagome was very little, and the rest of the family moved to Higurashi shrine after his death.
- He never makes a physical appearance in the series, neither in pictures or flashbacks.
- Episode 48 (First mentioned)
- InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (mentioned)
|Characters||Grandpa • Grandma • Mr. Higurashi • Ms. Higurashi • Sōta Higurashi • Kagome Higurashi • Buyo • Inuyasha • Moe Higurashi • Towa Higurashi • Setsuna • Moroha • Mei Higurashi|
|Locations||Higurashi shrine (Sacred Tree • House • Storehouse • Wellhouse) • Higurashi family's apartment|
|Items||Mermaid scale • Mummified kappa hand • Sacred sutras • Shikon Jewel keychains • Sō'unga|