When Pvt Asa Huffman was born on 14 May 1814, in Onslow, North Carolina, United States, his father, Christopher Huffman Jr., was 30 and his mother, Mary "Polly" Pybus, was 37. He married Emeline Ann Levina Pearce on 28 January 1836, in Houston, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 28 December 1852, in Jasper, Texas, United States, at the age of 38.
Altered form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Hoffmann .