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Genealogy of King David



Sources for this genealogical chart are:
Genesis, Numbers, IChronicles, Exodus

Guide:
Roman #=Inheritor/alternate spellings (meaning of name) Lived years.
Children: In order of their birth or of their scriptural listing
(#'s) reflect # of generations from section head
 = this person connected to the time of Moses.
 = a chieftain or namesake of a military
division in the time of Moses.
 = this person was connected to King David



XXII. Jacob (to supplant or seize at the heel) also: Israel (wrestles with God or a match of a god)
Lived 147 yrs. 13 children. His children were all born during the second seven years of servitude to Laban except for Benjamin. He had twelve sons, and one daughter. Jacob's age when his children were born is figured from his age when he entered Egypt. He was 130 when Joseph was 39 (at 30 he took power, 7 years of lean, 2 years of drought). Thus, Jacob was between 84 and 91 when all his children were born.
The Children of Israel:
1. Reuben, by Leah, Rachel's sister
2. Simeon, by Leah
3. Levi, by Leah
4. Judah, by Leah
5. Dan, by Bilhah, Rachel's maid
6. Naphtali, by Bilhah
7. Gad, by Zilpah, Leah's maid
8. Asher, by Zilpah
9. Issachar, by Leah
10. Zebulun, by Leah
      A daughter, Dinah by Leah
11. Joseph, by Rachel
12. Benjamin, by Rachel


Judah begot Pharez who begot Hezron
whose second son was Ram
(4) Ram (exalted) begot:
(5) Amminadab (my kinsman is generous) (Aaron's son married his daughter); who begot:
 (6)*Naashon/Naason/Nahshon (enchanting, snake) (chieftain under Moses) who begot:
(7) Salmon/Zalmon/Salma (shady) who begot:
(8)Boaz (fleetness) who begot:
(9) Obed (worshipper or servant, serving) who begot: Jesse, Jonathan (IChr.27:32)
Jonathan was a counselor and scribe and David's uncle (?)
(10) Jesse (wealthy)who begot
(11) Eliab (God is father)
(11) Abinadab (father is noble)
(11) Shimma/Shimea (renowned, fame),
(11) Nethaneel (given of God),
(11) Raddai (cutting under),
(11) Ozem (?),
***(11) David the King***
(11) and daughters Zeruiah (divided, or perfumed with mastix), who begot:

(12) Abishae (my father exists or my father is Jesse),
(12) Joah (Yahweh is brother), and
(12) Asahel (made by God)

(11) and Abigail (father is joy or my father rejoices) who had sons by her husband Jether/Jethro (abundance) the Ishmaelite, son (12) Amasa (burden)



(11) *King David (well-beloved) IChron. 11:1, David rules 40 yrs, 7 in Hebron and 33 in Jerusalem, buried in the city of David ??who begot:
Children born in Hebron where David reigned 7 years. IChron. 3:1
(12) Amnon, firstborn, son of Ahinoam of Jezreel
(12) Daniel (God is my judge), son of Abigail of Carmel
(12) Absalom (father is peace), son of Maacah, daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur
(12) Adonijah (my Lord is Yahweh), son of Haggith
(12) Shephatiah (Yahweh has judged), son of Abital
(12) Ithream (abundance of people), son of Eglah

Sons born in Jerusalem:
(12) Shimea/Shammua (renowned, God has heard), by Bathsheba
(12) Shobab (restored, or deserter), by Bathsheba
(12) Nathan (he has given), by Bathsheba
(12) Solomon (peaceful, well-being), by Bathsheba, daughter of Ammiel
Solomon begot:
(13) Rehoboam who begot: IChron. 3:10-24
By wife Mahalth
(14) Jeush, Shemariah, Zaham (IIChr.11:18)
By wife Maacah
(14) Abijah, Attai, Ziza, Shelomith

in all, 28 sons and 60 daughters
Solomon became king at 40, and reigned 40 years IIChron. 12:13

(14) Abijah (abandoned God, was attacked by Egypt)who begot: (15) Asa (reigned 41 yrs.) who begot
(16) Jehoshaphat (king at 35, reigned 25 yrs. IIChr. 20:31 who begot
Jehoram, Azariah, Jehiel, Zechariah, Azariahu, Michael, Shephatiah
(17) Jehoram (king at 32, reigned 8 yrs) w/Elijah, who begot
(18) Ahaziah (king at 22, reigned 1 yr. At his death, his mother, Athaliah began to kill the royals of Juda. Ahaziah's sister Jehosheba, protected Ahaziah's son, Joash for six years)
(19) Joash (king at 7, reigned 40 yrs) who begot
(20) Amaziah (king at 25, reigned 29 yrs) who begot IIChron. 26:1, son Uzziah made king at 16, reigned 52 yrs. During the days of Zechariah IIChron. 26:5 Got leprosy and lived secluded, while Jotham took charge.
(21) Jotham (king at 25, reigned 16 yrs) who begot
(22) Ahaz (king at 20, reigned 16 yrs) Took things from the temple to make altars to other gods. Part of Israel taken captive.. He begot:
(23) Hezekiah (king at 25, reigned 29 yrs.) Reconsecrated the temple. Devout. W/ prophet Isaiah, son of Amoz. who begot
(24) Manasseh (king at 12, reigned 55 yrs.) Made altars to gods in the temple. More evil than other nations. Repented. who begot
(25) Amon (king at 22, reigned 2 yrs.) Worshipped other god. His officials assassinated him. who begot
(26) Josiah (king at 8, reigned 31 yrs.) Time of Hilkiah, high priest, who found the Book of the Law of Moses. It had not been followed. Disaster foretold. Shot interfering in Egypt's battle with Syria. Jeremiah composed laments for Josiah. "These became tradition."
Sons Johanan, Jehoiakim, Zedekiah, Shallum (27) IIChron. 36:1, has Jehoahaz next as king. (king at 23, reigned 3 months. Deposed by the king of Egypt, who made his brother Eliakim king and changed his name to Jehoiakim. Neco of Egypt took Jehoahaz to Egypt.
(28) Jehoiakim, (king at 25, reigned 11 yrs) He was evil and was captured by the king of Babylon, Nebuchadnezzar, who robbed the temple. Sons: Shealtiel, Malkraim, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, Nedabiah
(29) IIChron. 36:9, has Jehoiachin next as king.(king at 18, reigned 3 months). Nebuchadnezzar took him captive and made his uncle Zedekiah king.
(30) Zedekiah, son of Josiah. (king at 21, reigned 11 yrs) W/ Jeremiah. Did evil. Rebelled against Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon and made him take an oath in God's name. Priests defiled the temple. King of Babylon came back and killed the people, robbed and burned the temple and took captive the remnant of Israel. They were captive for 70 years until Cyrus of Persia came and offered to rebuild the temple.

(28) Pediah begot Zerubbabel, Shimei
(29) Zerubbabel begot

(30) Meshullam and (30) Hananiah
(31) Peletiah
(31) Jeshaiah
(32) Arnan
(32) Obadiah
(33) Shecaniah who begot Shemaiah, Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, Shaphat
(34) Neariah begot Elioenai, Hizkiah, Azrikam
(35) Elioenai begot Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani

Zerubbabel also begot:
(30) daughter Shelomith and: (30) Hashubah, Ohel, Berkiah, Hashadiah, and Jushab-Hesed
Other children of King David:
(12) Ibhar (He chooses),
(12) Elishama/Elishua (God has heard),
(12) Eliphelet/Elpelet (God is deliverance, God of deliverance),
(12) Nogah (splendor, brightness),
(12) Nepheg (sprout),
(12) Japhia (may God be radiant, or splendid), and
(12) daughter Tamar (palm tree, date palm) IChron. 3:8, adds another Elisham, Eliada, and Eliphelet
IChron. 14:4, lists both Elishua and Elishama, Beeliada, and both Elpelet and Eliphelet

Lineage of King David (IChron 2:22, and 3:10; Ruth 4:22)

Jacob * Judah * Pharez * Hezron * Ram * Amminadab * Naashon * Salma/Salman * Boaz * Obed * Jesse * David * Solomon * Rehoboam * Abias/Abia/Abijah/Abijam * Asa * Jehosophat * Joram * Ahaziah * Joash * Amaziah * Azariah * Jotham * Ahaz * Hezekiah * Manasseh * Amon * Josiah * Jehoiakim * Jeconiah * time of captivity *
Pedaiah * Zerubbabel * Hananiah * Shechaniah * Neariah * Elioenai *
and the sons of Elioenai were Hodaiah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Dalaiah, Anani

David= 5th generation from Naashon, and the time of the exodus,
18 generations from David to the time of the captivity,






Other genealogies:

Adam
King David
Reuben
Simeon
Levi
Judah
Dan
Naphtali
Gad
Asher
Issachar
Zebulun
Joseph
Benjamin




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