1 Chronicles 9
The original of Israel's and Judah's genealogies.
1 Chronicles 9:1 And so all Israel numbred by kynreddes: beholde, they are wrytten in the boke of the kynges of Israel and of Iuda, and were caryed awaye to Babylon for their transgressyon:
1 Chronicles 9:2 Euen the olde enhabiters, that dwelt in their awne possessions & cyties, the Israelites, the preastes, Leuites & Nethenei. 1 Chronicles 9:3 And in Ierusalem dwelt of the children of Iuda, of þe chyldren of Beniamin, & of þe children of Ephraim & Manasse. 1 Chronicles 9:4 Uthai the sonne of Amihud, the sonne of Omri the sonne of Imri, the sonne of Beni, of the chyldren of Pharez, þe sonne of Iuda. 1 Chronicles 9:5 And of Siloni, Asaia the eldest and his sonnes. 1 Chronicles 9:6 And of þe sonnes of Zerah, Iehuel & their brethren .vj. hundred & nynetye. 1 Chronicles 9:7 And of the sonnes of Beniamin: Salu þe sonne of Mesullam þe sonne of Hodauia, the sonne of Senua: 1 Chronicles 9:8 & Iibneia the sonne of Ieroham. And Ela the sonne of Uzi the sonne of Michri. And Mesullam the sonne of Sephatia þe sonne of Rehuel, þe sonne of Iibnia. 1 Chronicles 9:9 And their brethren accordinge to their kynredes, nyne hundred fyftie and syxe. All these were principall men, and auncient in þe housholdes of their fathers.
1 Chronicles 9:10 And of the preastes: Iedaia, Iehoiarib & Iachin: 1 Chronicles 9:11 Azaria the sonne of Aelkia the sonne of Mesullam, the sonne of Zadoc, the sonne of Maraioth, the sonne of Ahitob the chefest in the house of God. 1 Chronicles 9:12 And Adaiah the sonne of Ieroham the sonne of Phashur, the sonne of Melchia. And Maasi the sonne of Adiel, the sonne of Iehezrah, the sonne of Mesullam, the sonne of Mesillomith, the sonne of Immor. 1 Chronicles 9:13 And their brethren which were heedes of the auncient housholdes of their fathers, a thousande seuen hundred & thre skore actiue men, for the worcke of the seruice of the house of God.
and the Levites, with the Nethinims, which dwelt in Jerusalem.
1 Chronicles 9:14 And of the Leuytes: Semeia the sonne of Aasub, the sonne of Asricam, the sonne of Hasabaia of þe sonnes of Merari. 1 Chronicles 9:15 And Bacbakar & Heres and Galal. And Mathania the sonne of Micah, the sonne of Zicri, þe sonne of Asaph. 1 Chronicles 9:16 And Obadia the sonne of Semeia the sonne of Galal, þe sonne of Iduthun. And Berechia the sonne of Aza the sonne of Elcana that dwelt in the villages of the Netophathites. 1 Chronicles 9:17 The porters were Sallum. Acub, Talmon & Ahiman and their brother, Sallum was the chefe. 1 Chronicles 9:18 For they watched hytherto, euen vnto the kynges gate eastwarde, thorowe out the tentes of the chyldren of Leuy. 1 Chronicles 9:19 And Sallum the sonne of Corah the sonne of Abiasaph the sonne of Corah, and his brethren the Corahites (of the house of their father) had their busynesse and offyce to kepe þe porches of the tabernacle: and their fathers the Hoste of the Lorde, kepte the enterynge. 1 Chronicles 9:20 And Phinces the sonne of Eleazar was their foregyde, and þe Lorde was with him. 1 Chronicles 9:21 And Zacharia the sonne of Meselemia kepte the watche before the dore of the tabernacle of witnesse. 1 Chronicles 9:22 All these were chosen men, to kepe þe thresholdes, euen two hundred & twelue, and thorowe out all þe genealogy were they numbred in their villages. And them dyd Dauid & Samuel the sear institute, because of their fidelite. 1 Chronicles 9:23 So they & their children had the ouersyght of the gates of the house of the Lorde, euen of the tabernacle, to kepe them. 1 Chronicles 9:24 In foure quarters dyd they kepe the watche: towarde þe east, west, north, & south. 1 Chronicles 9:25 And their brethren remayned in the countre and came after seuen dayes from tyme to tyme with them. 1 Chronicles 9:26 For the Leuites (which had the ouersyght of the vestryes & treasures of the house of God) were vnder þe custody of foure notable porters:
The charge of certain Levites.
1 Chronicles 9:27 & they laye rounde aboute þe house of God: because þe kepynge therof pertayned to them, and they had þe keyes to open euery mornynge. 1 Chronicles 9:28 And certen of them had the rule of þe mynistringe vessels, & brought them in and out by tale. 1 Chronicles 9:29 Some of them were appoynted to ouerse the vesselles, and all þe ornamentes of the Sanctuary, and the floure, wine, oyle, frankincense and swete odoures. 1 Chronicles 9:30 And certayne of the sonnes of þe prestes made oyntmentes of the swete odoures. 1 Chronicles 9:31 And Mathathia one of the Leuites which was, the eldest sonne of Sallum: the Corathite, had the ouersyght of the thynges that were made in the fryenge panne. 1 Chronicles 9:32 And other of their brethren the sonnes of Cahath had the ouersyght of þe shewbred which they prepared euery Sabboth. 1 Chronicles 9:33 These are þe syngers: euen auncient fathers of the Leuites, which dwelt in separate chambres: & were fre, for they had to do in þe temple bothe daye and nyght. 1 Chronicles 9:34 These were auncient fathers of the Leuites in their generacions, & dwelt at Ierusalem.
The stock of Saul and Jonathan.
1 Chronicles 9:35 And in Gibeon dwelt Abi Gibeon & Iehiel, whose wife was called Maacha, 1 Chronicles 9:36 his eldest sonne was Abdon, then Zur, Cis, Baal Ner and Nadab: 1 Chronicles 9:37 Gedor, Ahio, Zacharia and Mikloth. 1 Chronicles 9:38 And Mikloth begat Simean. And they also dwelt wt their brethren at Ierusalem, euen harde by them. 1 Chronicles 9:39 And Ner begat Cis, & Cis begat Saul. And Saul begat Iehonathan, Malchisua, Abinadab and Esbaal. 1 Chronicles 9:40 And the sonne of Iehonathan, was Meribbaal. And Meribbaal begat Micah, 1 Chronicles 9:41 and the sonnes of Micah were, Pithon, Melech and Thahrea. 1 Chronicles 9:42 And Ahaz begat Iahra. Iahra begat Alameth, Asmaneth, Zimri. Zimri begat Moza. 1 Chronicles 9:43 Moza begat Binea whose sonne was Rephaia, & his sonne was Elasa, & his sonne Azel. 1 Chronicles 9:44 And Azel had syxe sonnes, whose names are these: Azricam, Bochru, Ismael, Searia, Obadia and Hanan. These are the sonnes of Azel.