1 Chronicles 7-8 New American Standard Bible

The Descendants of Issachar

7 Now the sons of Issachar were four : Tola , Puah , Jashub and Shimron . 2  The sons of Tola were Uzzi , Rephaiah , Jeriel , Jahmai , Ibsam and Samuel , heads of their fathers' households . The sons of Tola were mighty men of valor in their generations ; their number in the days of David was 22,600 e e e . 3  The son of Uzzi was Izrahiah . And the sons of Izrahiah were Michael , Obadiah , Joel , Isshiah ; all five of them were chief men . 4  With them by their generations according to their fathers' households were 36,000 e e troops of the army for war , for they had many wives and sons . 5  Their relatives among all the families of Issachar were mighty men of valor , enrolled by genealogy , in all 87,000 e e .

The Descendants of Benjamin

6  The sons of Benjamin were three : Bela and Becher and Jediael . 7  The sons of Bela were five : Ezbon , Uzzi , Uzziel , Jerimoth and Iri . They were heads of fathers' households , mighty men of valor , and were 22,034 e e e e enrolled by genealogy . 8  The sons of Becher were Zemirah , Joash , Eliezer , Elioenai , Omri , Jeremoth , Abijah , Anathoth and Alemeth . All these were the sons of Becher . 9  They were enrolled by genealogy , according to their generations , heads of their fathers' households , 20,200 e e mighty men of valor . 10  The son of Jediael was Bilhan . And the sons of Bilhan were Jeush , Benjamin , Ehud , Chenaanah , Zethan , Tarshish and Ahishahar . 11  All these were sons of Jediael , according to the heads of their fathers' households , 17,200 e e e mighty men of valor , who were ready to go out with the army to war . 12  Shuppim and Huppim were the sons of Ir ; Hushim was the son of Aher .

The Descendants of Naphtali

13  The sons of Naphtali were Jahziel , Guni , Jezer , and Shallum , the sons of Bilhah .

The Descendants of Manasseh

14  The sons of Manasseh were Asriel , whom his Aramean concubine bore ; she bore Machir the father of Gilead . 15  Machir took a wife for Huppim and Shuppim , whose sister's name was Maacah . And the name of the second was Zelophehad , and Zelophehad had daughters . 16  Maacah the wife of Machir bore a son , and she named e him Peresh ; and the name of his brother was Sheresh , and his sons were Ulam and Rakem . 17  The son of Ulam was Bedan . These were the sons of Gilead the son of Machir , the son of Manasseh . 18  His sister Hammolecheth bore Ishhod and Abiezer and Mahlah . 19  The sons of Shemida were Ahian and Shechem and Likhi and Aniam .

The Descendants of Ephraim

20  The sons of Ephraim were Shuthelah and Bered his son , Tahath his son , Eleadah his son , Tahath his son , 21  Zabad his son , Shuthelah his son , and Ezer and Elead whom the men of Gath who were born in the land killed , because they came down to take their livestock . 22  Their father Ephraim mourned many days , and his relatives came to comfort him. 23  Then he went in to his wife , and she conceived and bore a son , and he named e him Beriah , because misfortune had come upon his house . 24  His daughter was Sheerah , who built lower and upper Beth-horon , also Uzzen-sheerah . 25  Rephah was his son along with Resheph , Telah his son , Tahan his son , 26  Ladan his son , Ammihud his son , Elishama his son , 27  Non his son and Joshua his son . 28  Their possessions and settlements were Bethel with its towns , and to the east Naaran , and to the west Gezer with its towns , and Shechem with its towns as far as Ayyah with its towns , 29  and along the borders of the sons of Manasseh , Beth-shean with its towns , Taanach with its towns , Megiddo with its towns , Dor with its towns . In these lived the sons of Joseph the son of Israel .

The Descendants of Asher

30  The sons of Asher were Imnah , Ishvah , Ishvi and Beriah , and Serah their sister . 31  The sons of Beriah were Heber and Malchiel , who was the father of Birzaith . 32  Heber became the father of Japhlet , Shomer and Hotham , and Shua their sister . 33  The sons of Japhlet were Pasach , Bimhal and Ashvath . These were the sons of Japhlet . 34  The sons of Shemer were Ahi and Rohgah , Jehubbah and Aram . 35  The sons of his brother Helem were Zophah , Imna , Shelesh and Amal . 36  The sons of Zophah were Suah , Harnepher , Shual , Beri and Imrah , 37  Bezer , Hod , Shamma , Shilshah , Ithran and Beera . 38  The sons of Jether were Jephunneh , Pispa and Ara . 39  The sons of Ulla were Arah , Hanniel and Rizia . 40  All these were the sons of Asher , heads of the fathers' houses , choice and mighty men of valor , heads of the princes . And the number of them enrolled by genealogy for service in war was 26,000 e men .

The Descendants of Benjamin

8 And Benjamin became the father of Bela his firstborn , Ashbel the second , Aharah the third , 2  Nohah the fourth and Rapha the fifth . 3  Bela had sons : Addar , Gera , Abihud , 4  Abishua , Naaman , Ahoah , 5  Gera , Shephuphan and Huram . 6  These are the sons of Ehud : these are the heads of fathers' households of the inhabitants of Geba , and they carried them into exile to Manahath , 7  namely, Naaman , Ahijah and Gera -he carried them into exile ; and he became the father of Uzza and Ahihud . 8  Shaharaim became the father of children in the country of Moab after he had sent away Hushim and Baara his wives . 9  By Hodesh his wife he became the father of Jobab , Zibia , Mesha , Malcam , 10  Jeuz , Sachia , Mirmah . These were his sons , heads of fathers' households. 11  By Hushim he became the father of Abitub and Elpaal . 12  The sons of Elpaal were Eber , Misham , and Shemed , who built Ono and Lod , with its towns ; 13  and Beriah and Shema , who were heads of fathers' households of the inhabitants of Aijalon , who put to flight the inhabitants of Gath ; 14  and Ahio , Shashak and Jeremoth . 15  Zebadiah , Arad , Eder , 16  Michael , Ishpah and Joha were the sons of Beriah . 17  Zebadiah , Meshullam , Hizki , Heber , 18  Ishmerai , Izliah and Jobab were the sons of Elpaal . 19  Jakim , Zichri , Zabdi , 20  Elienai , Zillethai , Eliel , 21  Adaiah , Beraiah and Shimrath were the sons of Shimei . 22  Ishpan , Eber , Eliel , 23  Abdon , Zichri , Hanan , 24  Hananiah , Elam , Anthothijah , 25  Iphdeiah and Penuel were the sons of Shashak . 26  Shamsherai , Shehariah , Athaliah , 27  Jaareshiah , Elijah and Zichri were the sons of Jeroham . 28  These were heads of the fathers' households according to their generations , chief men who lived in Jerusalem . 29  Now in Gibeon , Jeiel, the father of Gibeon lived , and his wife's name was Maacah ; 30  and his firstborn son was Abdon , then Zur , Kish , Baal , Nadab , 31  Gedor , Ahio and Zecher . 32  Mikloth became the father of Shimeah . And they also lived with their relatives in Jerusalem opposite their other relatives .

33  Ner became the father of Kish , and Kish became the father of Saul , and Saul became the father of Jonathan , Malchi-shua , Abinadab and Eshbaal . 34  The son of Jonathan was Merib-baal , and Merib-baal became the father of Micah . 35  The sons of Micah were Pithon , Melech , Tarea and Ahaz . 36  Ahaz became the father of Jehoaddah , and Jehoaddah became the father of Alemeth , Azmaveth and Zimri ; and Zimri became the father of Moza . 37  Moza became the father of Binea ; Raphah was his son , Eleasah his son , Azel his son . 38  Azel had six sons , and these were their names : Azrikam , Bocheru , Ishmael , Sheariah , Obadiah and Hanan . All these were the sons of Azel . 39  The sons of Eshek his brother were Ulam his firstborn , Jeush the second and Eliphelet the third . 40  The sons of Ulam were mighty men of valor , archers e , and had many sons and grandsons , 150 e of them. All these were of the sons of Benjamin .

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