1 These are the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun,
2 Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
3 The sons of Judah: Er, and Onan, and Shelah, the three who were born unto him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And Er, the firstborn of Judah, was evil in the eyes of the Lord: and he slew him.
4 And Thamar his daughterinlaw bore unto him Perez and Zerach. All the sons of Judah were five.
5 The sons of Perez: Chezron and Chamul.
6 And the sons of Zerach: Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and Dara; all of them five.
7 And the sons of Carmi: Achar the troubler of Israel, who trespassed against the devoted things.
8 And the sons of Ethan: Azaryah.
9 And the sons of Chezron, that were born unto him: Jerachmeel, and Ram, and Kelubai.
10 And Ram begat Amminadab, and Amminadab begat Nachshon, the prince of the children of Judah;
11 And Nachshon begat Salma, and Salma begat Boaz,
12 And Boaz begat Obed, and Obed begat Jesse,
13 And Ishai begat his firstborn Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shima the third,
14 Nathanel the fourth, Raddai the fifth,
15 Ozem the sixth, David the seventh;
16 And their sisters were Zeruyah, and Abigayil. And the sons of Zeruyah: Abshai, and Joab, and Assahel, three.
17 And Abigayil bore Amassa: and the father of Amassa was Jether the Ishmeelite.
18 And Caleb the son of Chezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth; and these are her sons: Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.
19 And Azubah died, when Caleb took unto himself Ephrath, who bore unto him Chur.
20 And Chur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezalel.
21 And afterward came Chezron to the daughter of Machir the father of Gilad, and he took her for wife when he was sixty years old: and she bore unto him Segub.
22 And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilad.
23 But Geshur and Aram took the small towns of Jair from them, with Kenath, and the villages thereof, even sixty cities. All these belonged to the sons of Machir the father of Gilad.
24 And after Chezron was dead in Calebephratah, then bore Chezrons wife Abiyah unto him Ashchur the father of Thekoa.
25 And the sons of Jerachmeel the firstborn of Chezron were, Ram the firstborn, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem, and Achiyah.
26 Yerachmeel had also another wife, whose name was Atarah; she was the mother of Onam.
27 And the sons of Ram the firstborn of Jerachmeel were, Maaz, and Jamin, and Eker.
28 And the sons of Onam were, Shammai, and Jada. And the sons of Shammai: Nadab, and Abishur.
29 And the name of the wife of Abishur was Abichayil, and she bore unto him Achban, and Molid.
30 And the sons of Nadab: Seled, and Appayim; and Seled died without children.
31 And the sons of Appayim: Yishi. And the sons of Yishi: Sheshan. And the sons of Sheshan: Achlai.
32 And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai: Jether, and Jonathan; and Jether died without children.
33 And the sons of Jonathan: Peleth, and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerachmeel.
34 Now Sheshan had no sons, but daughters. And Sheshan had a servant, an Egyptian, whose name was Jarcha.
35 And Sheshan gave his daughter unto Jarcha his servant for wife: and she bore unto him Attai.
36 And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad.
37 And Zabad begat Ephlal, and Ephlal begat Obed.
38 And Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azaryah,
39 And Azaryah begat Chelez, and Chelez begat Elassah,
40 And Elassah begat Sissmai, and Sissmai begat Shallum.
41 And Shallum begat Jekamyah, and Jekamyah begat Elishama.
42 Now the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerachmeel were, Mesha, his firstborn, who was the father of Ziph, and of the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron.
43 And the sons of Hebron: Korach, and Thappuach, and Rekem, and Shema.
44 And Shema begat Racham, the father of Jorkeam; and Rekem begat Shammai.
45 And the son of Shammai was Maon; and Maon was the father of Bethzur.
46 And Ephah, Calebs concubine, bore Charan, and Moza, and Gazez; and Charan begat Gazez.
47 And the sons of Jahdai: Regem, and Jotham, and Gesham, and Pelet, and Ephah, and Shaaph.
48 Maachah, Calebs concubine, bore Sheber, and Tirchanah.
49 She bore also Shaaph the father of Madmannah. Sheva the father of Machbena, and the father of Giba: and the daughter of Caleb was Achsah.
50 These were the sons of Caleb: Benchur, the firstborn of Ephratah, Shobal the father of Kiryathyearim,
51 Salma the father of Bethlechem, Chareph the father of Bethgader.
52 And Shobal the father of Kiryathyearim had sons: Haroeh, and Chazihammenuchoth.
53 And the families of Kiryathyearim are the Yithrites, and the Puthites, and the Shumathites, and the Mishraites: from these came the Zorathites, and the Eshthaulites.
54 The sons of Salma: Bethlechem, and the Netophathites, Ataroth of the house of Joab, and Chazihammanachthi, the Zorite.
55 And the families of the scribes who dwelt at Jabez: the Thirathites, the Shimathites, and Suchathites. These are the Kenites that came from Chammath, the father of the house of Rechab.