Samuel Huffman

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Huffman was born in 1770, in Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John Hoffman, was 43 and his mother, Alse Fishback, was 41. He married Eve Huffman on 11 March 1792, in Madison, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Madison, Madison, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Madison, Virginia, United States in 1860. He died in 1863, in Rappahannock, Virginia, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Huffman
Eve Huffman
Marriage: 11 March 1792
Mary Huffman
Jemima Huffman
Frances Hoffman
James Huffman
John Huffman
William L Huffman Sr.
about 1800–1882
Mariam Hoffman
about 1800–1866
Jonas Hoffman
Alpha Hoffman
Leannah Huffman

Sources (11)

  • Samuel Huffman, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Samuel Hufman, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
  • Samuel Hufman in entry for Eve Hufman, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"

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"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."


Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

about 1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Altered form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Hoffmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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