The descendants of Manasseh:1
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Makir took a wife from among the Huppites and Shuppites. His sister's name was Maacah.
Makir's wife Maacah gave birth to a son and named him Peresh. His brother was named Sheresh, and his sons were Ulam and Rakem.
The son of Ulam: Bedan. These were the sons of Gilead2 son of Makir, the son of Manasseh.
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His sister Hammoleketh gave birth to Ishhod, Abiezer3 and Mahlah.
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The sons of Shemida4 were: Ahian, Shechem, Likhi and Aniam.
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The descendants of Ephraim:5 Shuthelah, Bered his son, Tahath his son, Eleadah his son, Tahath his son,
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Zabad his son and Shuthelah his son. Ezer and Elead were killed by the native-born men of Gath, when they went down to seize their livestock.
Their father Ephraim mourned for them many days, and his relatives came to comfort him.
Then he lay with his wife again, and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. He named him Beriah, because there had been misfortune in his family.
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His daughter was Sheerah, who built Lower and Upper Beth Horon6 as well as Uzzen Sheerah.
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Rephah was his son, Resheph his son, Telah his son, Tahan his son,
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Ladan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son,
Nun his son and Joshua his son.
Their lands and settlements included Bethel and its surrounding villages, Naaran to the east, Gezer7 and its villages to the west, and Shechem and its villages all the way to Ayyah and its villages.
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Along the borders of Manasseh were Beth Shan,8 Taanach, Megiddo and Dor,9 together with their villages. The descendants of Joseph son of Israel lived in these towns.
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The sons of Asher:10 Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi and Beriah. Their sister was Serah.
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The sons of Beriah: Heber and Malkiel, who was the father of Birzaith.
Heber was the father of Japhlet, Shomer and Hotham and of their sister Shua.
The sons of Japhlet: Pasach, Bimhal and Ashvath. These were Japhlet's sons.
The sons of Shomer: Ahi, Rohgah, Hubbah and Aram.
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The sons of his brother Helem: Zophah, Imna, Shelesh and Amal.
The sons of Zophah: Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah,
Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran and Beera.
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The sons of Jether: Jephunneh, Pispah and Ara.
The sons of Ulla: Arah, Hanniel and Rizia.
All these were descendants of Asher--heads of families, choice men, brave warriors and outstanding leaders. The number of men ready for battle, as listed in their genealogy, was 26,000.