1 Chronicles 2

CHAPTER 2

The Genealogy of Israel

1These were of the sons of Israel -- Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, 2Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher. 3Sons of Judah -- Er, and Onan, and Shelah. These three were born to him from the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And [5was 1Er 2the 3first-born 4of Judah] wicked before the  lord, and he killed him. 4And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore to him Pharez, and Zerah. All these sons of Judah -- five. 5Sons of Pharez -- Hezron and Hamul. 6And sons of Zerah -- Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and Dara, all these -- five. 7And sons of Carmi -- Achar the disturber of Israel, who broke contract in the offering for consumption. 8And sons of Ethan -- Azariah. 9And sons of Hezron, the ones who were born to him -- Jerahmeel, and Ram, and Chelubai. 10And Ram procreated Amminadab; and Amminadab procreated Nahshon, ruler of the house of Judah. 11and Nahshon procreated Salma; and Salma procreated Boaz; 12and Boaz procreated Obed; and Obed procreated Jesse; 13and Jesse procreated his first-born Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shimma the third, 14Nethaneel the fourth, and Raddai the fifth, 15Ozem the sixth, David the seventh, 16and their sisters -- Zeruiah, and Abigail. And the sons of Zeruiah -- Abishai, and Joab, and Asahel -- these three. 17And Abigail bore Amasa; and the father of Amasa was Jether the Ishmeelite. 18And Caleb the son of Hezron took Azubah as wife, and Jerioth; and these are her sons -- Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon. 19And Azubah died, and [2took 3for himself 1Caleb] Ephrath, and she bore to him Hur. 20And Hur procreated Uri. And Uri procreated Bezaleel. 21And after this Hezron entered to the daughter of Machir father of Gilead, and he took her, and he [2sixty 3years old 1was]. And she bore to him Segub. 22And Segub procreated Jair. And there were to him twenty and three cities in the land of Gilead. 23And he took Geshur and Aram the towns of Jair from them, with Kenath and her towns -- sixty cities. All these sons of Machir father of Gilead. 24And after the dying of Hezron, Caleb came into Ephratah. And the wife of Hezron was Abiah, and she bore to him Ashur father of Tekoa. 25And these were the sons of Jerahmeel, the first-born of Hezron -- first-born Ram, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem and Ahijah. 26And there was [2wife 1another] to Jerahmeel, and her name was Atarah; she is the mother of Onam. 27And [3were 1the sons 2of Ram], the first-born of Jerahmeel -- Maaz, and Jamin, and Eker. 28And [3were 1the sons 2of Onam] -- Shammai, and Jada. And the sons of Shammai -- Nadab and Abishur. 29And the name to the wife of Abishur was Abihail. And she bore to him Ahban and Molid. 30And the sons of Nadab -- Seled and Appaim. And Seled died not having children. 31And the sons of Appaim -- Ishi. And the sons of Ishi -- Sheshan. And the sons of Sheshan -- Ahlai. 32And the sons of Jada brother of Shammai -- Jether and Jonathan; and Jether died not having children. 33And the sons of Jonathan -- Peleth and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel. 34And there were no sons to Sheshan, but only daughters. And to Sheshan there was an Egyptian servant, and the name to him was Jarha. 35And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant for a wife; and she bore to him Attai. 36And Attai procreated Nathan, and Nathan procreated Zabad, 37and Zabad procreated Ephlal, and Ephlal procreated Obed, 38and Obed procreated Jehu, and Jehu procreated Azariah, 39and Azariah procreated Helez, and Helez procreated Eleasah, 40and Eleasah procreated Sisamai, and Sisamai procreated Shallum, 41and Shallum procreated Jekamiah, Jekamiah procreated Elishama. 42And the sons of Caleb brother of Jerahmeel -- Mesha his first-born, he is father of Ziph -- and the sons of Mareshah father of Hebron. 43And the sons of Hebron -- Korah, and Tappua, and Rekem, and Shema. 44And Shema procreated Raham father of Jorkoam. And Rekem procreated Shammai. 45And the son of Shammai -- Maon. And Moan was father of Beth-zur. 46And Ephah the concubine of Caleb bore Haran, and Moza, and Gazez. And Haran procreated Gazez. 47And the sons of Jahdai -- Regem, and Jotham, and Gesham, and Pelet, and Ephah, and Shaaph. 48And the concubine of Caleb -- Maachah bore Sheber and Tirhanah, 49and she bore Shaaph father of Madmannah, and Sheva father of Machbenah, and the father of Gibea; and the daughter of Caleb was Achsa. 50These were the sons of Caleb sons Hur the first-born of Ephratah -- Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim, 51Salma father of Beth-lehem, Haareph father of Beth-gader. 52And these were the sons to Shobal father of Kirjath-jearim -- Haroeh, and Aisi, and Ammanith, 53and Oumasphae the city of Jair. Aithalim, and Miphithim, and Esamathim, and Emasaraim. From out of these came forth the Zareathitees, and the Eshtaulites. 54And the sons of Salma -- Beth-lehem and the Netophathites, Ataroth of the house of Joab, and half of the Menahethites; the Zorites. 55And the families of the scribes dwelling in Jabez -- the Tirathites, Shimeathites, Suchathites, these are the Kenites, the ones coming from out of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab.
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