1 Chronicles 8
Descendants of Benjamin
1Benjamin fathered Bela his firstborn, Ashbel second, Ahrah third,
2Nohah the fourth, and Rapha fifth.
3Bela’s sons were: Addar, Gera, Abihud,
4 Abishua, Naaman, Ahoah,
5 Gera, Shephuphan and Huram.
6These were the sons of Ehud—the heads of clans of the inhabitants of Geba, who were taken captive to Manahath:
7Naaman, Ahijah and Gera—he took them captive and fathered Uzza and Ahihud.
8Shaharaim fathered children in the country of Moab after divorcing his wives Hushim and Baara.
9By his wife Hodesh he fathered Jobab, Zibia, Mesha, Malcam,
10Jeuz, Sachiah and Mirmah. These were his sons, family leaders.
11By Hushim he fathered Abitub and Elpaal.
12The sons of Elpaal: Eber, Misham and Shemed, who built Ono and Lod with its villages;
13Beriah and Shema, leaders of the clans living in Aijalon and who drove out the inhabitants of Gath.
14Ahio, Shashak, Jeremoth,
15Zebadiah, Arad, Eder,
16Michael, Ishpah, Joha were sons of Beriah.
17Zebadiah, Meshullam, Hizki, Heber
18Ishmerai, Izliah, and Jobab were sons of Elpaal.
19Jakim, Zichri, Zabdi,
20Elienai, Zillethai, Eliel,
21Adaiah, Beraiah and Shimrath were sons of Shimei.
22Ishpan, Eber, Eliel,
23Abdon, Zichri, Hanan,
24Hananiah, Elam, Anthothiah,
25Iphdeiah and Penuel were the sons of Shashak.
26Shamsherai, Shechariah, Athaliah
27Jaareshiah, Elijah and Zichri were sons of Jeroham.
28These were leaders of the clans listed in their genealogies. These lived in Jerusalem.
29Now the father of Gibeon dwelt in Gibeon. His wife’s name was Maacah,
30and his firstborn son was Abdon, then Zur, Kish, Baal, Nadab,
31Gedor, Ahio and Zecher
32and Mikloth who fathered Shimeah. They lived with their relatives in Jerusalem, opposite their relatives.
33Ner fathered Kish and Kish fathered Saul. Saul fathered Jonathan, Malchi-shua, Abinadab and Eshbaal.
34Jonathan’s son was Merib-baal and Merib-baal fathered Micah.
35Micah’s sons: Pithon, Melech, Taarea and Ahaz.
36Ahaz fathered Jehoaddah, Jehoaddah fathered Alemeth, Azmaveth and Zimri, and Zimri fathered Moza,
37Moza fathered Binea; Raphah was his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his son.
38Azel had six sons and these were their names: Azrikam, Bocru, Ishmael, Sheariah, Obadiah and Hanan—all these were sons of Azel.
39The sons of his brother Eshek: Ulam his firstborn, Jeush second, and Eliphelet third.
40Now the sons of Ulam were mighty men of valor, archers, and had many sons and grandsons—150. All these were descendants of Benjamin.

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