1 Chronicles 8:1-40 NIV

1 Chronicles 8:1-40 NIV [1] Benjamin was the father of Bela his firstborn, Ashbel the second son, Aharah the third, [2] Nohah the fourth and Rapha the fifth. [3] The sons of Bela were: Addar, Gera, Abihud, [4] Abishua, Naaman, Ahoah, [5] Gera, Shephuphan and Huram. [6] These were the descendants of Ehud, who were heads of families of those living in Geba and were deported to Manahath: [7] Naaman, Ahijah, and Gera, who deported them and who was the father of Uzza and Ahihud. [8] Sons were born to Shaharaim in Moab after he had divorced his wives Hushim and Baara. [9] By his wife Hodesh he had Jobab, Zibia, Mesha, Malkam, [10] Jeuz, Sakia and Mirmah. These were his sons, heads of families. [11] By Hushim he had Abitub and Elpaal. [12] The sons of Elpaal: Eber, Misham, Shemed (who built Ono and Lod with its surrounding villages), [13] and Beriah and Shema, who were heads of families of those living in Aijalon and who drove out the inhabitants of Gath. [14] Ahio, Shashak, 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, Zikri, Zabdi, [20] Elienai, Zillethai, Eliel, [21] Adaiah, Beraiah and Shimrath were the sons of Shimei. [22] Ishpan, Eber, Eliel, [23] Abdon, Zikri, Hanan, [24] Hananiah, Elam, Anthothijah, [25] Iphdeiah and Penuel were the sons of Shashak. [26] Shamsherai, Shehariah, Athaliah, [27] Jaareshiah, Elijah and Zikri were the sons of Jeroham. [28] All these were heads of families, chiefs as listed in their genealogy, and they lived in Jerusalem. [29] Jeiel the father of Gibeon lived in Gibeon. His wife's name was Maakah, [30] and his firstborn son was Abdon, followed by Zur, Kish, Baal, Ner, Nadab, [31] Gedor, Ahio, Zeker [32] and Mikloth, who was the father of Shimeah. They too lived near their relatives in Jerusalem. [33] Ner was the father of Kish, Kish the father of Saul, and Saul the father of Jonathan, Malki-Shua, Abinadab and Esh-Baal. [34] The son of Jonathan: Merib-Baal, who was the father of Micah. [35] The sons of Micah: Pithon, Melek, Tarea and Ahaz. [36] Ahaz was the father of Jehoaddah, Jehoaddah was the father of Alemeth, Azmaveth and Zimri, and Zimri was the father of Moza. [37] Moza was the father of Binea; Raphah was his son, Eleasah his son and Azel his son. [38] Azel had six sons, and these were their names: Azrikam, Bokeru, Ishmael, Sheariah, Obadiah and Hanan. All these were the sons of Azel. [39] The sons of his brother Eshek: Ulam his firstborn, Jeush the second son and Eliphelet the third. [40] The sons of Ulam were brave warriors who could handle the bow. They had many sons and grandsons-150 in all. All these were the descendants of Benjamin.

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