1 Chronicles 1-2 Darby’s Translation

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The Descendants of Adam

1 1  Adam, Seth, Enosh, 2  Cainan, Mahalaleel, Jared, 3  Enoch, Methushelah, Lemech, 4  Noah; Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

The Descendants of the Sons of Noah

5  The sons of Japheth: Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. 6  —And the sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, and Diphath, and Togarmah. 7  And the sons of Javan: Elishah and Tarshish, Kittim and Rodanim. 8  The sons of Ham: Cush and Mizraim, Phut and Canaan. 9  —And the sons of Cush: Seba and Havilah, and Sabta, and Raama, and Sabtecha. And the sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan. 10  And Cush begot Nimrod: he began to be mighty on the earth. 11  —And Mizraim begot the Ludim, and the Anamim, and the Lehabim, and the Naphtuhim, 12  and the Pathrusim, and the Casluhim out of whom came the Philistines, and the Caphtorim. 13  —And Canaan begot Zidon his firstborn, and Heth, 14  and the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite, 15  and the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite, 16  and the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite. 17  The sons of Shem: Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech. 18  —And Arphaxad begot Shelah, and Shelah begot Eber. 19  And to Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg, for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother's name was Joktan. 20  And Joktan begot Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah, 21  and Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah, 22  and Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 23  and Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: all these were sons of Joktan.

The Descendants of Shem

24  Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah, 25  Eber, Peleg, Reu, 26  Serug, Nahor, Terah, 27  Abram: the same is Abraham.

The Descendants of Ishmael and Keturah

28  The sons of Abraham: Isaac and Ishmael. 29  These are their generations: the firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; and Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam; 30  Mishma and Dumah; Massa, Hadad, and Tema; 31  Jetur, Naphish, and Kedmah: those are the sons of Ishmael. 32  —And the sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bore Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan: Sheba and Dedan. 33  And the sons of Midian: Ephah, and Epher, and Enoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these were sons of Keturah.

The Descendants of Esau

34  And Abraham begot Isaac. The sons of Isaac: Esau and Israel. 35  The sons of Esau: Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. 36  —The sons of Eliphaz: Teman and Omar, Zephi and Gatam, Kenaz, and Timna, and Amalek. 37  The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. 38  And the sons of Seir: Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan. 39  —And the sons of Lotan: Hori and Homam. And Lotan's sister, Timna. 40  —The sons of Shobal: Alian, and Manahath, and Ebal, Shephi and Onam.—And the sons of Zibeon: Ajah and Anah. 41  —The sons of Anah: Dishon.—And the sons of Dishon: Hamran, and Eshban, and Jithran, and Cheran. 42  —The sons of Ezer: Bilhan, and Zaavan, [and] Jaakan.—The sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran. 43  And these are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom before there reigned a king over the children of Israel:—Bela the son of Beor; and the name of his city was Dinhabah. 44  And Bela died; and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. 45  And Jobab died; and Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead. 46  And Husham died; and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the fields of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith. 47  And Hadad died; and Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead. 48  And Samlah died; and Saul of Rehoboth on the river reigned in his stead. 49  And Saul died; and Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead. 50  And Baal-hanan died; and Hadad reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pai; and his wife's name was Mehetabel the daughter of Matred, daughter of Mezahab. 51  And Hadad died. And the chiefs of Edom were: chief Timna, chief Aliah, chief Jetheth, 52  chief Oholibamah, chief Elah, chief Pinon, 53  chief Kenaz, chief Teman, chief Mibzar, 54  chief Magdiel, chief Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom.

The Sons of Israel

2 1  These are the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi and Judah, Issachar and Zebulun, 2  Dan, Joseph and Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad and Asher.

The Descendants of Judah

3  The sons of Judah: Er, and Onan, and Shelah: [which] three were born to him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of Jehovah; and he slew him. 4  And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Pherez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five. 5  The sons of Pherez: Hezron and Hamul. 6  And the sons of Zerah: Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and Dara: five of them in all. 7  And the sons of Carmi: Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the accursed thing. 8  And the sons of Ethan: Azariah. 9  And the sons of Hezron, who were born to him: Jerahmeel, and Ram, and Chelubai. 10  And Ram begot Amminadab; and Amminadab begot Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah; 11  and Nahshon begot Salma, and Salma begot Boaz, 12  and Boaz begot Obed, and Obed begot Jesse; 13  and Jesse begot his firstborn Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shimea the third, 14  Nethaneel the fourth, Raddai the fifth, 15  Ozem the sixth, David the seventh; 16  and their sisters were Zeruiah and Abigail. And the sons of Zeruiah: Abishai, and Joab, and Asahel, three. 17  And Abigail bore Amasa; and the father of Amasa was Jether the Ishmaelite.

18  And Caleb the son of Hezron had children by Azubah [his] wife, and by Jerioth: her sons are these: Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon. 19  And Azubah died, and Caleb took him Ephrath, and she bore him Hur. 20  And Hur begot Uri, and Uri begot Bezaleel. 21  And afterwards Hezron went to the daughter of Machir, the father of Gilead, and he took her when he was sixty years old; and she bore him Segub. 22  And Segub begot Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead; 23  and Geshur and Aram took the villages of Jair from them, with Kenath and its dependent towns, sixty cities. All these were sons of Machir the father of Gilead. 24  And after the death of Hezron in Caleb-Ephratah, Abijah, Hezron's wife, bore him Ashhur, the father of Tekoa. 25  And the sons of Jerahmeel the firstborn of Hezron were: Ram the firstborn, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem, of Ahijah. 26  And Jerahmeel had another wife, whose name was Atarah; she was the mother of Onam. 27  And the sons of Ram, the firstborn of Jerahmeel, were Maaz, and Jamin, and Eker. 28  And the sons of Onam were Shammai and Jada. And the sons of Shammai: Nadab and Abishur. 29  And the name of the wife of Abishur was Abihail, and she bore him Ahban and Molid. 30  And the sons of Nadab: Seled and Appaim; and Seled died without sons. 31  And the sons of Appaim: Jishi; and the sons of Jishi: Sheshan; and the sons of Sheshan: Ahlai. 32  And the sons of Jada, the brother of Shammai: Jether and Jonathan; and Jether died without sons. 33  And the sons of Jonathan: Peleth and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel. 34  And Sheshan had no sons, but daughters; and Sheshan had an Egyptian servant, whose name was Jarha; 35  and Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant as wife, and she bore him Attai. 36  And Attai begot Nathan, and Nathan begot Zabad, 37  and Zabad begot Ephlal, and Ephlal begot Obed, 38  and Obed begot Jehu, and Jehu begot Azariah, 39  and Azariah begot Helez, and Helez begot Elasah, 40  and Elasah begot Sismai, and Sismai begot Shallum, 41  and Shallum begot Jekamiah, and Jekamiah begot Elishama. 42  And the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel were Mesha his firstborn, who was the father of Ziph; and the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron. 43  And the sons of Hebron: Korah, and Tappuah, and Rekem, and Shema. 44  And Shema begot Raham, the father of Jorkeam. And Rekem begot Shammai; 45  and the son of Shammai was Maon; and Maon was the father of Beth-zur. 46  And Ephah, Caleb's concubine, bore Haran, and Moza, and Gazez; and Haran begot Gazez. 47  And the sons of Jehdai: Regem, and Jotham, and Geshan, and Pelet, and Ephah, and Shaaph. 48  Maachah, Caleb's concubine, bore Sheber and Tirhanah; 49  and she bore Shaaph the father of Madmannah, Sheva the father of Machbena and the father of Gibea. And the daughter of Caleb was Achsah. 50  These are the sons of Caleb. The sons of Hur, the firstborn of Ephratah: Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim, 51  Salma the father of Bethlehem, Hareph the father of Beth-gader. 52  And Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim had sons: Haroeh, Hazi-Hammenuhoth. 53  And the families of Kirjath-jearim were the Jithrites, and the Puthites, and the Shumathites, and the Mishraites; of them came the Zoreathites and the Eshtaolites. 54  The sons of Salma: Bethlehem, and the Netophathites. Atroth-Beth-Joab, and the Hazi-Hammana-hethites, the Zorites; 55  and the families of the scribes who dwelt at Jabez: the Tireathites, the Shimeathites, the Suchathites. These are the Kenites that came of Hammath, the father of the house of Rechab.

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