- Born: 1671
- Died: 1725
- Titles: Iga-no-kami, Awaji-no-kami
Manabe Akihira was the younger brother of Manabe Akifusa. From 1710, he had 500 koku of land in fief; this was expanded to 1500 koku in 1715.
- Arai Hakuseki, Joyce Ackroyd (trans.), Told Round a Brushwood Fire, University of Tokyo Press (1979), 312n41.