Hoshihara 【星原】5 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① variant of 森屋 . Iwate - ken Ichinoseki - shi tells me that he changed the name from Moriya 's surname in the Kamakura period. In the Azuchi Momoyama period, Yamagata-ken Sagae-shi Hachiha , Miyagi-ken Oosaki-shi Furukawa Yonekura, Nara-ken Yoshino-gun Yoshino-chou Shinko in the Edo era in the keynote of Mr. Satake based on Ibaraki-ken It was. Tell Hokkaidou Kushiro-shi that Yamagata-ken Yonezawa-shi will come out.
② Topography . Added "Valley" to the forest which is the surname of Amagi archipelago of Kagoshima-ken . Kagoshima-ken Ooshima-gun Uken-son In a blind doll tells that he was renamed when returning to Japan in 1953. 森 reference.