1 Chronicles 8
The sons and chief men of Benjamin.
1 Chronicles 8:1 Beniamin begat Bela his eldest sonne, Asbel the second, and Aharah the thirde, 1 Chronicles 8:2 Nohah the fourth, & Raphah the fyfth. 1 Chronicles 8:3 And the sonnes of Bela, were: Adar, Gera, Abihud, 1 Chronicles 8:4 Abisna, Naaman, and Ahoha, 1 Chronicles 8:5 Gera, Sephuphan, and Huram. 1 Chronicles 8:6 And these are the sonnes of Ehud, and these are auncient heades among the inhabiters of Geba, and they caryed them to Manahath: 1 Chronicles 8:7 Naaman, Ahia, and Gera, which Gera caryed them away, and begat Uzza, and Ahihud. 1 Chronicles 8:8 And he begat Saharaim in the fielde of Moab, after he had sent them away, Husim also, & Baarah were his wyues. 1 Chronicles 8:9 And he begat of Hodes his wyfe, Iobab, and Zibia, Mesa, and Malcham, 1 Chronicles 8:10 Ieuz, and Sachia, and Mirma: These were his sonnes [and] auncient fathers. 1 Chronicles 8:11 And of Husim he begat Ahitob, and Elpaal. 1 Chronicles 8:12 The sonnes of Elpaal, were: Eber, Misaham, and Samed, which buylt Ono, Lod, and the townes therof. 1 Chronicles 8:13 Beria and Sema were auncient fathers among the inhabiters of Aialon, and they draue away the inhabiters of Geth, 1 Chronicles 8:14 And Aio, Sasar, and Ierimoth, 1 Chronicles 8:15 Zebadia, Arad, and Ader, 1 Chronicles 8:16 Michael, and Iispa, and Ioha, the sonnes of Beria. 1 Chronicles 8:17 Zebadia, Mesullam, Hezeki, & Heber, 1 Chronicles 8:18 Ismerai also and Iessiah, and Iobab the sonnes of Elpaal. 1 Chronicles 8:19 Iakim, and Zicri, and Sabdi, 1 Chronicles 8:20 Elienai, Zilthai, and Eliel, 1 Chronicles 8:21 Adaia, and Beraia, and Zimreth the sonnes of Simhi. 1 Chronicles 8:22 Iispan, Eber, and Eliel, 1 Chronicles 8:23 Abdon, and Zicri, and Hanan, 1 Chronicles 8:24 Hanania, Elam, and Anathothia, 1 Chronicles 8:25 Iephdeia, and Phenuel, the sonnes of Sadac. 1 Chronicles 8:26 And Samserai, Seharia, and Athaliah, 1 Chronicles 8:27 Iaresiah, Elia, and Zichri, the sonnes of Ieroham. 1 Chronicles 8:28 These were auncient fathers and captaynes in their kinredes, & these dwelt in Hierusalem. 1 Chronicles 8:29 And at Gibeon dwelt Abi Gibeon, whose wyfe was called Maacah. 1 Chronicles 8:30 And his eldest sonne was Abdon, then Zur, Cis, Baal, and Nadab, 1 Chronicles 8:31 Gedor, Ahio, and Zacher. 1 Chronicles 8:32 And Mikloth begat Simea: And these also dwelt with their brethren in Hierusalem ouer against them.
The stock of Saul and Jonathan.
1 Chronicles 8:33 Ner begat Cis, and Cis begat Saul, and Saul begat Iehonathan, Malchisua, Abinadab, and Esbaal. 1 Chronicles 8:34 And the sonne of Iehonathan was Meribbaal, & Meribbaal begat Micah. 1 Chronicles 8:35 And the sonnes of Micah were Piton, Melech, Tharea, and Ahaz. 1 Chronicles 8:36 And Ahaz begat Iehoiada: And Iehoiada begat Alemeth, Asmaneth, and Zimri: Zimri begat Moza. 1 Chronicles 8:37 Moza begat Binea, whose sonne was Rapha, and his sonne was Elasa, and his sonne Azel. 1 Chronicles 8:38 And Azel had sixe sonnes, whose names are these: Esricam, Bochri, Ismael, Searia, Obadia, and Hanan: Al these were the sonnes of Azel. 1 Chronicles 8:39 And the sonnes of Esek his brother, were: Ulam his eldest, Iehus the second, and Eliphelet the thirde. 1 Chronicles 8:40 And the sonnes of Ulam were mightie men, & strong archers, and had many sonnes, and sonnes sonnes, an hundred & fyftie. All these are of the sonnes of Beniam.