Tooya 【遠屋】3 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① things . "Palace" added to the west. Toukyou - to Hino - shi told that the descendants of Mr. Nishi of Musashi Nanbata who took the ground during the Heian period and the Kamakura period called. 西 reference.
② Ibaraki-ken Hitachioota-shi Birth of Nishinomiya-cho. A place name with a record since the Edo period. It was in the Azuchi-Momoyama period as a vassal of Mr. Satake based on Ibaraki-ken . Go to Akita-ken in the Edo period.
③ things . From Nishinomiya Shrine. Toyama-ken Imizu-shi Nishinomiya (Nishimiya) in Honmachi It was in the Tokyo era as the shrine of the shrine. The company tells that it had sprung the Nishinomiya (Nishinomiya) shrine in Hyougo-ken Nishinomiya-shi company town in 1580 (Tensho 8 years).