Shimomura 【下村】6 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① Topography . From the garden and village. Kumamoto-ken Uto-shi Distributed in Kagata-cho.
② Birth of Wakayama-ken Wakayama-shi Sonobe (formerly Sonobe village). In the Heian era, there is a place name recorded with the notation "菀 部". The place name was called "Sonobe village" in the Edo period. It is distributed in the same place.
※ Mie-ken Taki-gun Oodai-chou Sono (Sono) was in the Muromachi period · Sengoku period · Azuchi Momoyama period Mr. Kitahata based on Mie-ken . Sonoga is a place name with a record since the Azuchi Momoyama period.