1 Chronicles 1-2
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1Â Adam, Sheth, Enosh,
2Â Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered,
3Â Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
4Â Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
5Â The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.
6Â And the sons of Gomer; Ashchenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah.
7Â And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.
8Â The sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.
9Â And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabta, and Raamah, and Sabtecha. And the sons of Raamah; Sheba, and Dedan.
10Â And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be mighty upon the earth.
11Â And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim,
12Â And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (of whom came the Philistines,) and Caphthorim.
13Â And Canaan begat Zidon his firstborn, and Heth,
14Â The Jebusite also, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite,
15Â And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,
16Â And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.
17Â The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.
18Â And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and Shelah begat Eber.
19Â And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg; because in his days the earth was divided: and his brother’s name was Joktan.
20Â And Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,
21Â Hadoram also, and Uzal, and Diklah,
22Â And Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba,
23Â And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.
24Â Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,
25Â Eber, Peleg, Reu,
26Â Serug, Nahor, Terah,
27Â Abram; the same is Abraham.
28Â The sons of Abraham; Isaac, and Ishmael.
29Â These are their generations: The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,
30Â Mishma, and Dumah, Massa, Hadad, and Tema,
31Â Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These are the sons of Ishmael.
32Â Now the sons of Keturah, Abraham’s concubine: she bare Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan; Sheba, and Dedan.
33Â And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Henoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these are the sons of Keturah.
34Â And Abraham begat Isaac. The sons of Isaac; Esau and Israel.
35Â The sons of Esau; Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.
36Â The sons of Eliphaz; Teman, and Omar, Zephi, and Gatam, Kenaz, and Timna, and Amalek.
37Â The sons of Reuel; Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.
38Â And the sons of Seir; Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Dishon, and Ezar, and Dishan.
39Â And the sons of Lotan; Hori, and Homam: and Timna was Lotan’s sister.
40Â The sons of Shobal; Alian, and Manahath, and Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. and the sons of Zibeon; Aiah, and Anah.
41Â The sons of Anah; Dishon. And the sons of Dishon; Amram, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.
42Â The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zavan, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; Uz, and Aran.
43Â Now these are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned over the children of Israel; Bela the son of Beor: and the name of his city was Dinhabah.
44Â And when Bela was dead, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
45Â And when Jobab was dead, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead.
46Â And when Husham was dead, Hadad the son of Bedad, which smote Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.
47Â And when Hadad was dead, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.
48Â And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.
49Â And when Shaul was dead, Baalhanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.
50Â And when Baalhanan was dead, Hadad reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pai; and his wife’s name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
51Â Hadad died also. And the dukes of Edom were; duke Timnah, duke Aliah, duke Jetheth,
52Â Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon,
53Â Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke Mibzar,
54Â Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These are the dukes of Edom.
2Â These are the sons of Israel; Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun,
2Â Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
3Â The sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah: which three were born unto him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And Er, the firstborn of Judah, was evil in the sight of the Lord; and he slew him.
4Â And Tamar his daughter in law bore him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.
5Â The sons of Pharez; Hezron, and Hamul.
6Â And the sons of Zerah; Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and Dara: five of them in all.
7Â And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing accursed.
8Â And the sons of Ethan; Azariah.
9Â The sons also of Hezron, that were born unto him; Jerahmeel, and Ram, and Chelubai.
10Â And Ram begat Amminadab; and Amminadab begat Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah;
11Â And Nahshon begat Salma, and Salma begat Boaz,
12Â And Boaz begat Obed, and Obed begat Jesse,
13Â And Jesse begat his firstborn Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shimma the third,
14Â Nethaneel the fourth, Raddai the fifth,
15Â Ozem the sixth, David the seventh:
16Â Whose sisters were Zeruiah, and Abigail. And the sons of Zeruiah; Abishai, and Joab, and Asahel, three.
17Â And Abigail bare Amasa: and the father of Amasa was Jether the Ishmeelite.
18Â And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth: her sons are these; Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.
19Â And when Azubah was dead, Caleb took unto him Ephrath, which bare him Hur.
20Â And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezaleel.
21Â And afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead, whom he married when he was threescore years old; and she bare him Segub.
22Â And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.
23Â And he took Geshur, and Aram, with the towns of Jair, from them, with Kenath, and the towns thereof, even threescore cities. All these belonged to the sons of Machir the father of Gilead.
24Â And after that Hezron was dead in Calebephratah, then Abiah Hezron’s wife bare him Ashur the father of Tekoa.
25Â And the sons of Jerahmeel the firstborn of Hezron were, Ram the firstborn, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem, and Ahijah.
26Â Jerahmeel had also another wife, whose name was Atarah; she was the mother of Onam.
27Â And the sons of Ram the firstborn of Jerahmeel were, Maaz, and Jamin, and Eker.
28Â And the sons of Onam were, Shammai, and Jada. And the sons of Shammai; Nadab and Abishur.
29Â And the name of the wife of Abishur was Abihail, and she bare him Ahban, and Molid.
30Â And the sons of Nadab; Seled, and Appaim: but Seled died without children.
31Â And the sons of Appaim; Ishi. And the sons of Ishi; Sheshan. And the children of Sheshan; Ahlai.
32Â And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai; Jether, and Jonathan: and Jether died without children.
33Â And the sons of Jonathan; Peleth, and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel.
34Â Now Sheshan had no sons, but daughters. And Sheshan had a servant, an Egyptian, whose name was Jarha.
35Â And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant to wife; and she bare him Attai.
36Â And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad,
37Â And Zabad begat Ephlal, and Ephlal begat Obed,
38Â And Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azariah,
39Â And Azariah begat Helez, and Helez begat Eleasah,
40Â And Eleasah begat Sisamai, and Sisamai begat Shallum,
41Â And Shallum begat Jekamiah, and Jekamiah begat Elishama.
42Â Now the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel were, Mesha his firstborn, which was the father of Ziph; and the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron.
43Â And the sons of Hebron; Korah, and Tappuah, and Rekem, and Shema.
44Â And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkoam: and Rekem begat Shammai.
45Â And the son of Shammai was Maon: and Maon was the father of Bethzur.
46Â And Ephah, Caleb’s concubine, bare Haran, and Moza, and Gazez: and Haran begat Gazez.
47Â And the sons of Jahdai; Regem, and Jotham, and Gesham, and Pelet, and Ephah, and Shaaph.
48Â Maachah, Caleb’s concubine, bare Sheber, and Tirhanah.
49Â She bare also Shaaph the father of Madmannah, Sheva the father of Machbenah, and the father of Gibea: and the daughter of Caleb was Achsa.
50Â These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur, the firstborn of Ephratah; Shobal the father of Kirjathjearim.
51Â Salma the father of Bethlehem, Hareph the father of Bethgader.
52Â And Shobal the father of Kirjathjearim had sons; Haroeh, and half of the Manahethites.
53Â And the families of Kirjathjearim; the Ithrites, and the Puhites, and the Shumathites, and the Mishraites; of them came the Zareathites, and the Eshtaulites,
54Â The sons of Salma; Bethlehem, and the Netophathites, Ataroth, the house of Joab, and half of the Manahethites, the Zorites.
55Â And the families of the scribes which dwelt at Jabez; the Tirathites, the Shimeathites, and Suchathites. These are the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab.