In the han system, Kasama was a political and economic abstraction based on periodic cadastral surveys and projected agricultural yields. In other words, the domain was defined in terms of kokudaka, not land area. This was different from the feudalism of the West.
List of daimyo
The hereditary daimyo were head of the clan and head of the domain.
- Matsudaira (Toda) clan (fudai; 30,000 koku)
- Nagai clan (32,000->52,000 koku)
- Matsudaira (Honjō) clan (fudai; 40,000->50,000 koku)
- Makino clan (fudai; 80,000 koku)
- "Hitachi Province" at JapaneseCastleExplorer.com; retrieved 2013-5-15.
- Mass, Jeffrey P. and William B. Hauser. (1987). The Bakufu in Japanese History, p. 150.
- Elison, George and Bardwell L. Smith (1987). Warlords, Artists, & Commoners: Japan in the Sixteenth Century, p. 18.
- 牧野家 at ParkCity.ne.jp (Japanese)
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