The Sons of Israel
1These are the sons of Israel; Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, Is´sachar, and Zeb´ulun, 2Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naph´tali, Gad, and Asher.
The Descendants of Judah
3The sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah: which three were born unto him of the daughter of Shu´a the Canaanitess. And Er, the firstborn of Judah, was evil in the sight of the Lord; and he slew him. 4And Tamar his daughter-in-law bare him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.
5The sons of Pharez; Hezron, and Hamul. 6And the sons of Zerah; Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and Dara: five of them in all. 7#Josh 7.1 And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing accursed. 8And the sons of Ethan; Azari´ah.
9The sons also of Hezron, that were born unto him; Jerah´meel, and Ram, and Chelu´bai. 10And Ram begat Ammin´adab; and Ammin´adab begat Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah; 11and Nahshon begat Salma, and Salma begat Boaz, 12and Boaz begat Obed, and Obed begat Jesse. 13And Jesse begat his firstborn Eli´ab, and Abin´adab the second, and Shimma the third, 14Nethan´e-el the fourth, Rad´dai the fifth, 15Ozem the sixth, David the seventh: 16whose sisters were Zeru-i´ah, and Ab´igail. And the sons of Zeru-i´ah; Ab´ishai, and Jo´ab, and As´ahel, three. 17And Ab´igail bare Ama´sa: and the father of Ama´sa was Jether the Ish´maelite.
18And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azu´bah his wife, and of Jer´i-oth: her sons are these; Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon. 19And when Azu´bah was dead, Caleb took unto him Ephrath, which bare him Hur. 20And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bez´aleel.
21And afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the father of Gil´e-ad, whom he married when he was threescore years old; and she bare him Segub. 22And Segub begat Ja´ir, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gil´e-ad. 23And he took Geshur, and Aram, with the towns of Ja´ir, from them, with Kenath, and the towns thereof, even threescore cities. All these belonged to the sons of Machir the father of Gil´e-ad. 24And after that Hezron was dead in Caleb–eph´ratah, then Abi´ah Hezron's wife bare him Ashur the father of Teko´a.
25And the sons of Jerah´meel the firstborn of Hezron were, Ram the firstborn, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem, and Ahi´jah. 26Jerah´meel had also another wife, whose name was At´arah; she was the mother of Onam. 27And the sons of Ram the firstborn of Jerah´meel were, Ma´az, and Jamin, and Eker. 28And the sons of Onam were, Sham´mai, and Jada. And the sons of Sham´mai; Nadab, and Abi´shur. 29And the name of the wife of Abi´shur was Ab´ihail, and she bare him Ahban, and Molid. 30And the sons of Nadab; Seled, and Ap´pa-im: but Seled died without children. 31And the sons of Ap´pa-im; Ishi. And the sons of Ishi; Sheshan. And the children of Sheshan; Ah´lai. 32And the sons of Jada the brother of Sham´mai; Jether, and Jonathan: and Jether died without children. 33And the sons of Jonathan; Peleth, and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerah´meel. 34Now Sheshan had no sons, but daughters. And Sheshan had a servant, an Egyptian, whose name was Jarha. 35And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant to wife; and she bare him At´tai. 36And At´tai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad, 37and Zabad begat Ephlal, and Ephlal begat Obed, 38and Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azari´ah, 39and Azari´ah begat Helez, and Helez begat Ele-a´sah, 40and Ele-a´sah begat Sis´amai, and Sis´amai begat Shallum, 41and Shallum begat Jekami´ah, and Jekami´ah begat Elish´ama.
42Now the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerah´meel were, Mesha his firstborn, which was the father of Ziph; and the sons of Mare´shah the father of Hebron. 43And the sons of Hebron; Korah, and Tap´pu-ah, and Rekem, and Shema. 44And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jor´ko-am: and Rekem begat Sham´mai. 45And the son of Sham´mai was Ma´on: and Ma´on was the father of Beth–zur. 46And Ephah, Caleb's concubine, bare Haran, and Moza, and Gazez: and Haran begat Gazez. 47And the sons of Jah´dai; Regem, and Jotham, and Gesham, and Pelet, and Ephah, and Sha´aph. 48Ma´achah, Caleb's concubine, bare Sheber, and Tir´hanah. 49She bare also Sha´aph the father of Madman´nah, Sheva the father of Machbe´nah, and the father of Gib´e-a: and the daughter of Caleb was Achsa.
50These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur, the firstborn of Eph´ratah; Shobal the father of Kir´jath–je´arim, 51Salma the father of Bethlehem, Hareph the father of Beth–ga´der. 52And Shobal the father of Kir´jath–je´arim had sons; Ha-ro´eh, and half of the Manahe´thites. 53And the families of Kir´jath–je´arim; the Ithrites, and the Puhites, and the Shu´mathites, and the Mish´ra-ites; of them came the Zare´athites, and the Eshta´ulites. 54The sons of Salma; Bethlehem, and the Netoph´athites, At´aroth, the house of Jo´ab, and half of the Manahe´thites, the Zorites. 55And the families of the scribes which dwelt at Jabez; the Ti´rathites, the Shim´e-athites, and Su´chathites. These are the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab.