1 Chronicles 8
The sons and chief men of Benjamin.
1 Chronicles 8:1 Beniamin begat Bela hys eldest sonne, Asbel the seconde, & Aharah the thirde, 1 Chronicles 8:2 Nohah the fourth and Raphah the fyfte. 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 Huran: 1 Chronicles 8:6 And these are the sonnes of Ehud and these are auncient heedes amonge the inhabiters of Geba: and they caryed them to Manahath: 1 Chronicles 8:7 Naaman, Ahia & Gera, which Gera caryed them awaye and begat Uza & Ahihud. 1 Chronicles 8:8 And he begat Saharaim in the felde of Moab, after he had sent them awaye. Husim also & Baarah were his wyues. 1 Chronicles 8:9 And he begat of Hodes his wife, Iobab and Zibia, Mesa, and Malcham, 1 Chronicles 8:10 Ieuz, and Sachia & 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 built Ono, Lod, and the townes therof. 1 Chronicles 8:13 Beria & Sema were auncient fathers amonge the inhabiters of Aialon, and they draue awaye þe enhabiters of Geth. 1 Chronicles 8:14 And Aio, Sasac, & Ierimoth, 1 Chronicles 8:15 Sebadia, Ared, and Adar, 1 Chronicles 8:16 Michael, and Iispa, and Ioha, þe sonnes of Beria, 1 Chronicles 8:17 Zebadia, Mesullam, Hezeki, and Heber, 1 Chronicles 8:18 Ismerai also and Iesliah, & Iobab the sonnes of Elpaal. 1 Chronicles 8:19 Iakim, and Zicri, & Sabdi, 1 Chronicles 8:20 Elienai, Zilthai, and Eliel, 1 Chronicles 8:21 Adaia, & Beraia, & 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 & Anthothia, 1 Chronicles 8:25 Iephdeia and Phenuel þe sonnes of Sasac. 1 Chronicles 8:26 And Samserai, Seharia and Athaliah, 1 Chronicles 8:27 Iaresia, Elia and Zichri the sonnes of Ieroham. 1 Chronicles 8:28 These were auncient fathers and captaynes in their kynredes, and these dwelt in Ierusalem. 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 Ierusalem ouer agaynst them.
The stock of Saul and Jonathan.
1 Chronicles 8:33 Ner begat Cis, and Cis begat Saul, & Saul begat Iehonathan, Malchisua, Abinadab and Esbaal. 1 Chronicles 8:34 And þe sonne of Iehonathan was Meribbaal, and Meribbaal begat Micah. 1 Chronicles 8:35 And the sonnes of Micah were Pithon, Melech, Tharea & Ahaz. 1 Chronicles 8:36 And Ahaz begat Iehoiada. And Iehoiada begat Alemeth, Asmaueth and Zimri. Zimri begat Moza. 1 Chronicles 8:37 Moza begat Binea, whose sonne was Rapha, and hys sonne was Easa, and hys sonne Azel, 1 Chronicles 8:38 And Azel had syxe sonnes, whose names are these: Esricam, Bochri, Ismael, Scaria, Obadia, & Hanan. All these were the sonnes of Azel. 1 Chronicles 8:39 And the sonnes of Esek his brother, were: Ulam his eldest, Iehus þe seconde & Eliphelet the thirde: 1 Chronicles 8:40 And the sonnes of Ulam were myghtie men & stronge archers, & bowemen, and had many sonnes & sonnes sonnes, an hundred & fyftie. All these are of the sonnes of Beniamin.