Harimoto 【針本】3 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① Mie-ken Matsusaka (Matsusaka (formerly Matsuzaka)) originated in the city. A place name with a record since the Edo period. Toukyou-to Nishitama-gun Okutama-machi In the Hikawa, when I went to Ise shrine of Mie-ken Ise-shi I told that I stayed at Mie-ken Matsusaka-shi and changed my name from Muraki surname. Estimated in the Edo period. 村木 reference.
② Topography . From pine and slope. Iwate - ken Rikuzentakata - shi I tell him that in Kesen - cho Tarui Kazawa we called it from the land I gave to 1185 (the first year of Fumiji). Iwate - ken Ichinoseki - shi In Maikawa tell me that Meiji New Last name .
⑤ Convention . Sakagami's abbreviation. Toukyou-to Chiyoda-ku Chiyoda was in the Edo era as the shogunate of the Edo shogunate of the government agency. I will tell him that the shogunate had renamed Sakagami with his surname "Saka". 坂上 reference.