Historical Records From Adam to Abraham

To Noah’s Sons

1 Adam, Seth, Enosh,
References for 1 Chronicles 1:1
2 Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,
References for 1 Chronicles 1:2
3 Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech, Noah.
References for 1 Chronicles 1:3
4 The sons of Noah:aShem, Ham and Japheth.
References for 1 Chronicles 1:4
    • a 1:4 - Septuagint; Hebrew does not have this line.

      The Japhethites

      5 The sonsb of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshek and Tiras.
      References for 1 Chronicles 1:5
        • b 1:5 - "Sons" may mean "descendants" or "successors" or "nations" ; also in verses 6-9, 17 and 23.
          6 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphathc and Togarmah.
          References for 1 Chronicles 1:6
            • c 1:6 - Many Hebrew manuscripts and Vulgate (see also Septuagint and Gen. 10:3); most Hebrew manuscripts "Diphath"
              7 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.

              The Hamites

              8 The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.
              References for 1 Chronicles 1:8
                  9 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raamah and Sabteka. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.
                  10 Cush was the fatherd of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.
                  References for 1 Chronicles 1:10
                    • d 1:10 - "Father" may mean "ancestor" or "predecessor" or "founder" ; also in verses 11, 13, 18 and 20.
                      11 Egypt was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,