When Asa Coombs was born on 28 August 1796, in South Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States, his father, Lieut. Joseph Coombs, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Gamble, was 42. He married Lucretia Mann on 23 December 1823, in South Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 25 October 1888, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.
English (southern): variant of Coombe , with post-medieval excrescent -s.