The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
Kagoshima-ken , Miyazaki-ken . Terrain . From fields and bridges belonging to the shrine. Kagoshima-ken Kirishima-shi Tell me that he was engaged in agriculture at Mizukibe- cho Takenoko. Estimated in the Edo period. There is 神田 surname in the same place. It was in the Edo period in Miyazaki-ken Miyakonojou-shi . 神田 reference.