1 Chronicles 7
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The Descendants of Issachar

1The sonnes of Isachar: Thola, Phua, Iasub, Simron, foure. 2And ye sonnes of Thola: Uzzi, Rephaia, Ieriel, Iamai, Iebsam, and Sehmuel, which were heades in the housholdes of their fathers. Of Thola ther were men of might in their generations, whose number was in the daies of Dauid two & twentie thousande and sixe hundred. 3The sonnes of Uzzi: Izrahia. The sonnes of Izrahia, Michael, Obadia, Ioel, & Iesiah, fiue men, all captaynes. 4And with them in their generations after the houshold of their fathers, were sixe and thirtie thousande souldiers and valiaunt men of warre: For they had many wyues and sonnes. 5And their brethren among all the kinredes of Isachar were valiaunt men of warre, reckened in all by their genealogies fourescore and seuen thousande.

The Descendants of Benjamin

6The sonnes of Beniamin: Bela, Becher, and Iediel, three. 7The sonnes of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Ierimoth, & Iri, fiue heades of the houshold of their fathers, men of might, and were reckenened by their genealogies twentie and two thousand and thirtie and foure. 8The sonnes of Becher: Zemira, Ioas, Eliezer, Elionai, Omri, Ieremoth, Abia, Anathoth, and Alamath: All these are the children of Becher. 9And the number of them after their genealogie and generations, & captaynes of the housholdes of their fathers, men of might were twentie thousande and two hundred. 10The sonnes of Iediel: Bilhan. The sonnes of Bilhan: Ieus, Beniamin, Ehud, and Chanaana, Zethan, Tharsis, and Ahisahar. 11All these are the sonnes of Iediel, auncient heades and men of warre, seuenteene thousande and two hundred, that went out harnessed to battayle. 12And Suppim and Huppim were the children of Ir: and the Husites were the children of Aher.

The Descendants of Naphtali

13The sonnes of Nephthali: Iahziel, Guni, Iezer, and Sallum, the children of Bilha.

The Descendants of Manasseh

14The sonnes of Manasse: Azriel, whom his wife bare vnto him: But Aramiah his concubine bare Machir the father of Gilead. 15And Machir toke wyues for Huppim, and Suppim: And the name of his sister was Maacha, and the name of an other sonne was Zelophahad: and Zelophahad had daughters. 16And Maacha the wyfe of Machir bare a sonne, and called his name Pherez: and the name of his brother was Zeres, and his sonnes were Ulam, and Recem. 17The sonnes of Ulam: Bedam. These are the sonnes of Gilead, the sonne of Machir, the sonne of Manasse: 18And his sister Molecath bare Ieshud, Abieser, and Mahelah. 19And the sonnes of Semida, were: Ahia, Sechem, Lichi, and Aniham.

The Descendants of Ephraim

20The sonnes of Ephraim: Suthalah, whose sonne was Bered, and Thahah his sonne, and his sonne Eladah, and Thahah his sonne, 21And Sabad his sonne, and Suthelah his sonne, and Eser, and Elead: And the men of Gath that were borne in that lande, slue them, because they were come downe to take away their cattell. 22And Ephraim their father mourned many a day, and his brethren came to comfort hym. 23And when he went in to his wyfe, she conceaued and bare him a sonne, and he called the name of it Beria, because it went euyll with his housholde, 24And his daughter was Seera, which buylt Bethhoron the neather and also the vpper, and Uzan Seera, 25And Raphah was his sonne: whose sonne was Reseph, and Thelah, whose sonne was Thaham, 26And his sonne Ladan, and his sonne Amihud, and his sonne Elisama, 27And his sonne Nun, and his sonne Iosuah.

28Their possessions and habitations was in Bethel, and the townes that longed thereto, & vnto the east of Naeram, and on the west syde of Gazer with the townes thereof, Sichem and the townes thereof, Adaia and the townes therof, 29And a long by the borders of the children of Manasse, Bethsean and her townes, Thaanach and her townes, Megiddo and her townes, and Dor and her townes: In those dwelt the children of Ioseph the sonne of Israel.

The Descendants of Asher

30The sonnes of Aser: Iunna, Iesua, Isui, and Beria, and Serah their sister. 31The sonnes of Beria, Heber, and Melchiel, which is the father of Birsaith. 32And Heber begat Iaphlet, Somer, Hotham, and Sua was their sister. 33The sonnes of Iaphlet: Pasah, Bimhal, & Asuah: These are the children of Iaphlet. 34The sonnes of Semer: Ahi, Rohga, Iehubba, and Aram. 35And the sonnes of his brother Helem: Zophah, Iimna, Seles, and Amal. 36The sonnes of Zophah: Suah, Harnepher, Sual, Beri, and Iimrah, 37Bezer, Hod, Samma, Silsa, Iethran, and Beera. 38The sonnes of Iether: Iephune, Pispa, and Ara. 39The sonnes of Olla: Areh, Haniel, and Rezia. 40Al these were the children of Aser, and heades of their fathers house, noble men, and mightie head captaynes: The number throughout the genealogie of them that were apt to the warre and battel, was twentie and sixe thousande men.

Bishops' Bible of 1568

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