1 These be the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar and Zebulun; 2 Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naptali, Gad and Asher.
3 The sons of Judah: Er, Onan, and Shelah. These three were born him of the daughter of Shua the Cananitess. But Er the eldest the son of Judah was evil in the sight of the LORD, and therefore he slew him. 4 And Tamar his daughter-in-law bare him Perez and Zerah: so that all the sons of Judah were five. 5 The sons of Perez: Hezron and Hamul. 6 The sons of Zerah: Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol and Dara: five in all. 7 The sons of Carmi: Achar, that troubled Israel, which transgressed in the unlawful things. 8 The sons of Ethan: Azariah. 9 The sons of Hezron that were born him: Jerahmeel, Ram and Chelubai. 10 And Ram begat Amminadab: and Amminadab begat Nahshon, a lord among the children of Judah. 11 And Nahshon begat Salmon; and Salma begat Boaz; 12 and Boaz begat Obed; Obed begat Jesse. 13 And Jesse begat his eldest son Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shimea the third, 14 Nethanel the fourth, Raddai the fifth, 15 Ozem the sixth, and David the seventh - 16 Whose sisters were Zeruiah and Abigail. The sons of Zeruiah were Abishai, Joab and Asahel, three. 17 And Abigail bare Amasa the father of which Amasa was Jether an Ishmaelite.
18 And Caleb the son of Hezron begat Azubah, a woman, and Jerioth whose sons are these: Jesher, Shobab and Ardon. 19 But Azubah died, and Caleb took Ephrath which bare him Hur. 20 And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezalel. 21 And afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead and was, when he took her, three score years old. And she bare him Segub. 22 And Segub begat Jair which had twenty three cities in the land of Gilead. 23 And he overcame the Geshurites and the Aramites, and took the towns of Jair from them, and Kenath with the towns that belonged to the same, even three score towns. All these were the sons of Machir the father of Gilead. 24 And after the death of Hezron at Calebephrata, Abia his wife bare him Ashur the father of Tekoa. 25 And the sons of Jerahmeel, the eldest son of Hezron were: Ram, the eldest and Bunah, Oren, Ozem and Ahijah. 26 And Jerahmeel had yet another wife named Atarah which was the mother of Onam. 27 And the sons of Ram, the eldest son of Jerahmeel were: Maaz, Jamin and Eker. 28 The sons of Onam were: Shammai and Jada. The sons of Shammai: Nadab and Abishur. 29 And the wife of Abishur was called Abihail, which bare him Ahban and Molid. 30 The sons of Nadab: Seled and Appaim. But Seled died without children. 31 The son of Appaim was Ishi. The son of Ishi was Sheshan. And the son of Sheshan was Ahlai. 32 And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai were Jether and Jonathan. But Jether died without children. 33 The sons of Jonathan were Peleth and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel. 34 Sheshan had no sons, but only daughters. 35 And Sheshan had a servant that was an Egyptian named Jarha to whom he gave his daughter to wife, and she bare him Attai. 36 And Attai begat Nathan; And Nathan begat Zabad. 37 And Zabad begat Ephlal. Ephlal begat Obed. 38 Obed begat Jehu. Jehu begat Azariah. 39 Azariah begat Helez. Helez begat Eleasah. 40 Eleasah begat Sismai. Sismai begat Shallum. 41 Shallum begat Jekamiah. Jekamiah begat Elishamah. 42 The sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel were Meshah his eldest son, which was the father of Ziph, and the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron. 43 The sons of Hebron were Korah, Tappuah, Rekem and Shema. 44 Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkeam. And Rekem begat Shammai. 45 The son of Shammai was Maon. And Maon was the father of Bethzur. 46 And Ephah, a concubine of Caleb's, bare Haran, Moza and Gazez: and Haran begat Gazez. 47 The sons of Jahdai were: Regem, Jotham, Geshan, Pelet, Ephah and Shaaph. 48 And Maacah, another concubine of Caleb's, bare Sheber and Tirhanah. 49 And she bare also Shaaph, the father of Madmannah, and Sheva the father of Machbenah and the father of Gibea. And Caleb had a daughter called Achsah. 50 These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur the eldest son of Ephrata: Shobal the father of Kiriathjearim; 51 and Salma the father of Bethlehem; and Hareph the father of Bethgader.
52 And Shobal the father of Kiriathjearim had sons, even the half kindred of Menuhoth. 53 The kindreds of Kiriathjearim were the Ithrites, the Puthites, the Shumathites, and the Mishrites. And of them came the Zorathites and the Eshtaolites.
54 The sons of Salma: Bethlehem and Netophathi, that were the glory of the house of Joab, and half the Manathites and of the Zorites. 55 And so were the kindred of the writers that dwelt at Jabez: the Tirathites, the Shimeathites and Sucathites which are the Kenites, that came of Hammath the father of Beth Rechab.