Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Chronicles 24:1
Joash was seven years old when he became king, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Zibiah from Beersheba.
2 Chronicles 26:1
And all the people of Judah took
Uzziah, who was sixteen years old, and made him king in the place of his father Amaziah.
2 Chronicles 33:1
Manasseh was twelve years old when he became king, and he reigned fifty-five years in Jerusalem.
1 Samuel 2:18
Samuel was ministering before the Lord, as a boy wearing a linen ephod.
1 Kings 3:7
Now, O Lord my God,
You have made Your servant king in place of my father David, yet I am but a little child; I do not know how to go out or come in.
poor yet wise lad is better than an old and foolish king who no longer knows how to receive instruction.