1Benjamin became the father of Bela his firstborn, Ashbel the
second, and Aharah the third,
2Nohah the fourth, and Rapha the fifth.
3Bela had sons: Addar, and Gera, and Abihud,
4and Abishua, and
Naaman, and Ahoah,
5and Gera, and Shephuphan, and Huram.
the sons of Ehud: these are the heads of fathers’ houses of the
inhabitants of Geba, and they carried them captive to Manahath:
Naaman, and Ahijah, and Gera, he carried them captive: and he became the
father of Uzza and Ahihud.
8Shaharaim became the father of children in
the field of Moab, after he had sent them away; Hushim and Baara were his
9He became the father of Hodesh his wife, Jobab, and Zibia, and
Mesha, and Malcam,
10and Jeuz, and Shachia, and Mirmah. These were his
sons, heads of fathers’ houses.
11Of Hushim he became the father
of Abitub and Elpaal.
12The sons of Elpaal: Eber, and Misham, and Shemed,
who built Ono and Lod, with the towns of it;
13and Beriah, and Shema, who
were heads of fathers’ houses of the inhabitants of Aijalon, who put
to flight the inhabitants of Gath;
14and Ahio, Shashak, and Jeremoth,
15and Zebadiah, and Arad, and Eder,
16and Michael, and Ishpah, and
Joha, the sons of Beriah,
17and Zebadiah, and Meshullam, and Hizki, and
18and Ishmerai, and Izliah, and Jobab, the sons of Elpaal,
19and Jakim, and Zichri, and Zabdi,
20and Elienai, and Zillethai, and
21and Adaiah, and Beraiah, and Shimrath, the sons of Shimei,
22and Ishpan, and Eber, and Eliel,
23and Abdon, and Zichri, and
24and Hananiah, and Elam, and Anthothijah,
25and Iphdeiah, and
Penuel, the sons of Shashak,
26and Shamsherai, and Shehariah, and
27and Jaareshiah, and Elijah, and Zichri, the sons of Jeroham.
28These were heads of fathers’ houses throughout their
generations, chief men: these lived in Jerusalem.
29In Gibeon there lived
the father of Gibeon, Jeiel, whose wife’s name was Maacah;
his firstborn son Abdon, and Zur, and Kish, and Baal, and Nadab,
Gedor, and Ahio, and Zecher.
32Mikloth became the father of Shimeah. They
also lived with their brothers in Jerusalem, over against their brothers.
33Ner became the father of Kish; and Kish became the father of Saul; and
Saul became the father of Jonathan, and Malchishua, and Abinadab, and
34The son of Jonathan was Merib Baal; and Merib Baal became the
father of Micah.
35The sons of Micah: Pithon, and Melech, and Tarea, and
36Ahaz became the father of Jehoaddah; and Jehoaddah became the
father of Alemeth, and Azmaveth, and Zimri; and Zimri became the father of
37Moza became the father of Binea; Raphah was his son, Eleasah his
son, Azel his son.
38Azel had six sons, whose names are these: Azrikam,
Bocheru, and Ishmael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan. All these were
the sons of Azel.
39The sons of Eshek his brother: Ulam his firstborn,
Jeush the second, and Eliphelet the third.
40The sons of Ulam were mighty
men of valor, archers, and had many sons, and sons’ sons, one hundred fifty.
All these were of the sons of Benjamin.