elevation, father of Joseph in the line of our Lord's ancestry (Lu 3:23).
Father of Joseph, husband of the Virgin Mary. Probably the brother of Jacob, Mary's father (Lu 3:23). (See GENEALOGY OF JESUS CHRIST.)
Son of Matthat in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus. Lu 3:23.
(ascending), the father of Joseph the husband of the Virgin Mary,
perhaps the grandfather of Mary herself. [See GENEALOGY OF JESUS CHRIST]
See Genealogy of Jesus Christ