1 The sons of Levi: Gershom, Kohath and Merari. 2 The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel. 3 The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses and Miriam. The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar. 4 Eleazar begat Phinehas. Phinehas begat Abishua. 5 Abishua begat Bukki. Bukki begat Uzzi. 6 Uzzi begat Zerahiah. Zerahiah begat Meraioth. 7 Meraioth begat Amariah. Amariah begat Ahitub. 8 Ahitub begat Zadok. Zadok begat Ahimaaz. 9 Ahimaaz begat Azariah. Azariah begat Johanan. 10 Johanan begat Azariah which ministered in the temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem. 11 Azariah begat Amariah. Amariah begat Ahitub. 12 Ahitub begat Zadok. Zadok begat Shallum. 13 Shallum begat Hilkiah. Hilkiah begat Azariah. 14 Azariah begat Seraiah, Seraiah begat Jehozadak - which Jehozadak, 15 when the LORD carried away Juda and Jerusalem by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar, went with them. 16 The sons of Levi now are these: Gershom, Kohath and Merari. 17 And these be the names of the sons of Gershom: Libni and Shimei. 18 And the sons of Kohath were Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel. 19 The sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the kindreds of Levi concerning their ancient fathers. 20 The son of Gershom was Libni, and his son Jahath, and his son Zimmah, 21 and his son Joah, and his son Iddo, and his son Zerah, and his son Jeatherai. 22 The sons of Kohath: Amminadab and his son Korah, and his son Assir, 23 and his son Elkanah, and his son Ebiasaph, and his son Assir, 24 and his son Tahath; and Uriel was his son, and Uzziah his son, and Shaul was his son. 25 The sons of Elkanah: Amasai, Ahimoth and Elkanah. 26 The sons of Elkanah: Zophai whose son was Nahath, 27 and his son Eliab and Jeroham his son, and Elkanah his son, 28 and Samuel the son of him. And the sons of Samuel: the eldest Joel and then Abijah. 29 The sons of Merari: Mahli, and his son Libni, and his son Shimei, and his son Uzzah, 30 and his son Shimea, and his son Haggiah, and his son Asaiah.
31 These be they which David set for to sing in the house of the LORD, after that the Ark had rest. 32 And they ministered before the dwelling place of the tabernacle of witness with singing, until Solomon had built the temple of the LORD in Jerusalem. And then they waited on their offices, according to the order of them. 33 These are they that waited with their children of the sons of Kohath: Heman a singer, which was the son of Joel, the son of Samuel, 34 the son of Elkanah, the son of Jeroham, the son of Eliel, the son of Toah, 35 the son of Zuph, the son of Elkanah, the son of Mahath, the son of Amasai, 36 the son of Elkanah, the son of Joel, the son of Azariah, the son of Zephaniah, 37 the son of Tahath, the son of Assir, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, 38 the son of Izhar, the son of Kohath, the son of Levi, the son of Israel. 39 And his brother Asaph stood on his righthand, which was the son of Berechiah, the son of Shimea, 40 the son of Michael, the son of Baaseiah, the son of Melchijah, 41 the son of Ethni, the son of Zerah, the son of Adaiah, 42 the son of Ethan, the son of Zimmah, the son of Shimei, 43 the son of Jahath, the son of Gershom, the son of Levi. 44 And their brethren the sons of Merari stood on the left hand: Ethan the son of Kishi, the son of Abdi, the son of Malluch, 45 the son of Hashabiah, the son of Amaziah, the son of Hilkiah, 46 the son of Amzi, the son of Bani, the son of Shemer, 47 the son of Mahli, the son of Mushi, the son of Merari, the son of Levi.
48 Their brethren the Levites were appointed unto all manner service of the tabernacle of the house of God. 49 But Aaron and his sons burnt upon the altar of burnt offerings and on the altar of cense, and were appointed unto all that was to do in the place most holy, and to make an atonement for Israel in all points according as Moses the servant of God had commanded. 50 These are the sons of Aaron: Eleazar, whose son was Phinehas, and his son Abishua, 51 and his son Bukki, and the son of him Uzzi, and his son Zerahiah, 52 and the son of him Meraioth, and his son Amariah, and the son of him Ahitub, 53 and Zadoc his son, and Ahimaaz his son.
54 And these are the dwelling places of them in their towns and coasts: I mean, of the sons of Aaron of the kindred of the Kohathites, for so their lot fell. 55 They gave unto them Hebron in the land of Judah with the suburbs round about it. 56 But the country and villages pertaining thereto, they gave to Caleb the son of Jephunneh. 57 And to the sons of Aaron they gave the franchised cities, Hebron and Libnah, with their suburbs; and Jattir and Eshtemoa with their suburbs; 58 and Hilen with her suburbs, and Debir with her suburbs; 59 and Ashan with her suburbs, and Bethshemesh with her suburbs. 60 And out of the tribe of Benjamin, Geba and her suburbs, Alemath with her suburbs, Anathoth with her suburbs: so that all their cities among their kindreds were thirteen.
61 And unto the sons of Kohath the remnant of the kin of the tribe, were cities given out of the half tribe of Manasseh, by lot, ten cities.
62 And unto the sons of Gershom among their kindreds were given out of the tribe of Issachar and out of the tribe of Asher and out of the tribe of Naphtali, and out of the tribe of Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities.
63 And unto the sons of Merari were given by lot among their kindreds and out of the tribe of Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities. 64 And the children of Israel gave the Levites such cities with their suburbs, 65 and that by Lot, out of the tribe of children of Judah out of the tribe of Simeon and out of the tribe of the children of Benjamin: even the said cities that are rehearsed by name.
66 And concerning the sons of Kohath, the cities of their coasts were of the tribe of Ephraim. 67 In which tribe they gave unto them the cities of Refuge: Shechem in mount Ephraim with her suburbs, and Gezer with her suburbs, 68 Jokmeam with her suburbs, Bethhoron with her suburbs, 69 Aijalon with her suburbs, and Gathrimmon with her suburbs. 70 And out of the half tribe of Manasseh, Aner with her suburbs, and Bileam with her suburbs among the kindreds of the remnant of the sons of Kohath.
71 And unto the sons of Gershom were given out of the kindred of the half tribe of Manasseh: Golan in Bashan with her suburbs and Ashtaroth with her suburbs. 72 And out of the tribe of Issachar, Kadesh with her suburbs, Daberath with her suburbs, 73 Ramoth with her suburbs and Anem with her suburbs. 74 And out of Asher, Mashal with her suburbs, Abdon with her suburbs, 75 Hukok with her suburbs and Rehob with her suburbs. 76 And out of the tribe of Naphtali, Kadesh in Galilee with her suburbs, Hammon with her suburbs, and Kiriathjearim with her suburbs.
77 And unto the rest of the children of Merari were given out of the tribe of Zebulun, Rimmono with her suburbs and Tabor with her suburbs. 78 And on the other side Jordan by Jericho, even on the east side of Jordan, were given them out of the tribe of Reuben: Bezer in the wilderness with her suburbs, Jahzah with her suburbs, 79 Kedemoth with her suburbs, Mephaath with her suburbs. 80 And out of the tribe of Gad, Ramoth in Gilead with her suburbs, Mahanaim with her suburbs, 81 Heshbon with her suburbs, and Jazer with her suburbs.