1 Chronicles 7
1 The sons of Issachar: Tola, Puah, Jashub, and Shimron; four.
2 The sons of Tola: Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Jibsam, and Shemuel, heads of their
father's house. The sons of Tola were mighty men of valor in their generations; their
number in the days of David was twenty-two thousand six hundred.
3 The son of Uzzi: Izrahiah. The sons of Izrahiah: Michael, Obadiah, Joel, and Ishiah; all
these five were chiefs.
4 And with them, by their generations, according to their fathers' houses, were thirty-six
thousand troops ready for war; for they had many wives and sons.
5 Their brethren among all the families of Issachar were mighty men of valor, reckoned by
their genealogies, eighty-seven thousand.
6 The sons of Benjamin: Bela, Becher, and Jediael; three.
7 The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth, and Iri; five. They were heads of their
fathers' houses, and they were reckoned by their genealogies, twenty-two thousand and
thirty-four mighty men of valor.
8 The sons of Becher: Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jerimoth, Abijah,
Anathoth, and Alemeth; all these, the sons of Becher.
9 They were reckoned by genealogy according to their generations, heads of their fathers'
houses, twenty thousand two hundred mighty men of valor.
10 The son of Jediael: Bilhan. The sons of Bilhan: Jeush, Benjamin, Ehud, Chenaanah,
Zethan, Tarshish, and Ahishahar.
11 All these sons of Jediael were heads of their fathers' houses; there were seventeen
thousand two hundred mighty men of valor fit to go out for war and battle.
12 The sons of Ir: Shuppim and Huppim. The son of Aher: Hushim.
13 The sons of Naphtali, the son of Bilhah: Jahziel, Guni, Jezer, and Shallum.
14 The sons of Manasseh: his Syrian concubine had borne him Asriel and Machir the
father of Gilead.
15 Machir took as his wife the sister of Huppim and Shuppim, whose name was Maachah.
The name of the second was Zelophehad, and Zelophehad had daughters.
16 Maachah the wife of Machir bore a son, and she called his name Peresh. The name of
his brother was Sheresh, and his sons were Ulam and Rakem.
17 The son of Ulam was Bedan. These were the sons of Gilead the son of Machir, the son
18 His sister Hammoleketh bore Ishhod, Abiezer, and Mahlah.
19 The sons of Shemida: Ahian, Shechem, Likhi, and Aniam.
20 The sons of Ephraim: Shuthelah, Bered his son, Tahath his son, Eladah his son,
Tahath his son,
21 Zabad his son, Shuthelah his son, and Ezer and Elead. The men of Gath who were
born in that land killed them because they came down to take away their cattle.
22 And Ephraim their father mourned many days, and his brethren came to comfort him.
23 And when he went in to his wife, she conceived and bore a son; and he called his name
Beriah, because of the evil upon his house.
24 His daughter was Sheerah, who built lower and upper Beth Horon and Uzzen Sheerah;
25 Rephah his son, Resheph, Telah his son, Tahan his son,
26 Laadan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son,
27 Nun his son, and Joshua his son.
28 Their possessions and dwelling places: Bethel and its daughter-villages, to the east
Naaran, to the west Gezer and its daughter-villages, and Shechem and its daughter-villages,
as far as Azzah and its daughter-villages;
29 and by the borders of the children of Manasseh were Beth Shean and its daughter-villages, Taanach and its daughter-villages, Megiddo and its daughter-villages, Dor and its
daughter-villages. In these dwelt the sons of Joseph, the son of Israel.
30 The sons of Asher: Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi, Beriah, and their sister Serah.
31 The sons of Beriah: Heber, and Malchiel the father of Birzaith.
32 Heber begot Japhlet, Shomer, Hotham, and their sister Shua.
33 The sons of Japhlet: Pasach, Bimhal, and Ashvath. These, the sons of Japhlet.
34 The sons of Shemer: Ahi, Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.
35 The sons of his brother Helem: Zophah, Imna, Shelesh, and Amal.
36 The sons of Zophah: Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah,
37 Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran, and Beera.
38 The sons of Jether: Jephunneh, Pispah, and Ara.
39 The sons of Ulla: Arah, Haniel, and Rizia.
40 All these were the sons of Asher, heads of their fathers' houses, choice, mighty men
of valor, chief leaders. And they were reckoned by genealogies among the army, fit for
battle; twenty-six thousand men.