The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
Okinawa-ken Ishigaki-shi , Okinawa-ken Miyakojima-shi , Kagoshima-ken Amami-shi . Okinawa-ken Miyakojima-shi Distributed in Taira Nishihara. There is a surname in the surname of Amagi archipelago of Kagoshima-ken . 里 reference. Kagoshima-ken Amami-shi Sumisho Town Urban Capital (Misato) is a place name with a record since the Edo period.
Variant of 里見 ※. In Niigata-ken Nagaoka-shi , tell Yamagata-ken Higashine-shi that she saw the surname of Satomi reversed from Mr. Satomi, the castle owner of Higashine castle, in the south of Honmaru. Estimated in the Azuchi Momoyama period. 里見 reference.