The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① Fukuoka-ken Buzen-shi Originated from Futo (Nekota) root of Hengfuji 's small character. Tell him that he was renamed from Nemida surname in the warring States era near the same place. It is unknown whether Root Furuta exists.
③ Hiroshima-ken Hiroshima-shi Birthplace of Nako-ya Town in Naka-ku. A place name with a record since the Edo period. Meiji New Last Name using "cat" in Nekoya Town. Hiroshima-ken Hiroshima-shi In Furuichi - ku, Yasanami-ku Hiroshima-ken Hiroshima-shi Naka-ku town was given to the Edo era from the lord of Hiroshima of the clan office.