The First Book of The Chronicles

1 Chronicles 1:1-54 KJV

The First Book of The Chronicles
The Generation From Adam To Abraham

Adam, Sheth, a Enosh,

[2] Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered,

[3] Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,

[4] Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

[5] The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.

[6] And the sons of Gomer; Ashchenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah.

[7] And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. [8] The sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.

[9] And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabta, and Raamah, and Sabtecha. And the sons of Raamah; Sheba, and Dedan.

[10] And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be mighty upon the earth.

[11] And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim,

[12] And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (of whom came the Philistines,) and Caphthorim.

[13] And Canaan begat Zidon his firstborn, and Heth,

[14] The Jebusite also, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite,

[15] And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,

[16] And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.

[17] The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.

[18] And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and Shelah begat Eber.

[19] And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg; because in his days the earth was divided: and his brother’s name was Joktan.

[20] And Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,

[21] Hadoram also, and Uzal, and Diklah,

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[22] And Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba,

[23] And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.

[24] Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,

[25] Eber, Peleg, Reu,

[26] Serug, Nahor, Terah,

[27] Abram; the same is Abraham.

[28] The sons of Abraham; Isaac, and Ishmael.

Ismael’s Descendants

[29] These are their generations: The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,

[30] Mishma, and Dumah, Massa, Hadad, and Tema,

[31] Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These are the sons of Ishmael.

Keturah’s Sons

[32] Now the sons of Keturah, Abraham’s concubine: she bare Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan; Sheba, and Dedan.

[33] And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Henoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these are the sons of Keturah.

Isaac’s Family

[34] And Abraham begat Isaac. The sons of Isaac; Esau and Israel.

[35] The sons of Esau; Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.

[36] The sons of Eliphaz; Teman, and Omar, Zephi, and Gatam, Kenaz, and Timna, and Amalek.

[37] The sons of Reuel; Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.

Seir’s Family

[38] And the sons of Seir; Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan.

[39] And the sons of Lotan; Hori, and Homam: and Timna was Lotan’s sister.

[40] The sons of Shobal; Alian, and Manahath, and Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. And the sons of Zibeon; Aiah, and Anah.

[41] The sons of Anah; Dishon. And the sons of Dishon; Amram, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.

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[42] The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zavan, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; Uz, and Aran.

Kings of Edom

[43] Now these are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned over the children of Israel; Bela the son of Beor: and the name of his city was Dinhabah.

[44] And when Bela was dead, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.

[45] And when Jobab was dead, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead.

[46] And when Husham was dead, Hadad the son of Bedad, which smote Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.

[47] And when Hadad was dead, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.

[48] And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.

[49] And when Shaul was dead, Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.

[50] And when Baal-hanan was dead, Hadad reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pai; and his wife’s name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

[51] Hadad died also. And the dukes of Edom were; duke Timnah, duke Aliah, duke Jetheth,

[52] Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon,

[53] Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke Mibzar,

[54] Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These are the dukes of Edom.