Tsuchiya 【槌矢】3 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① Topography . From the temple and the town. Gifu-ken Motosu-shi It is distributed in the well. There is a temple in the lake in the same place. Aichi-ken Nishio-shi , Fukui-ken Tsuruga-shi Mariyama was in the Edo period in the clan of Tsuruga of the Clan Office.
② Ehime-ken Kita-gun Uchiko-chou Birth of Teramura · Oda (old: town). A place name with a record since the Edo period. From Teramura's "Temple" and Town Village "Town". Ehime-ken It is a comparative place of the tendency that it was said in the Heian period in the temple town of Kamijimitsu-gun (formerly: Ukiha-gun). There is also a passage from Teramura's "Temple" and towns and villages "Town".