Descendants of Levi

1 a1The sons of Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.
2 2The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.
3 3The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses, and Miriam. 4The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.
4 Eleazar fathered 5Phinehas, Phinehas fathered Abishua,
5 Abishua fathered Bukki, Bukki fathered Uzzi,
6 Uzzi fathered Zerahiah, Zerahiah fathered 6Meraioth,
7 Meraioth fathered Amariah, Amariah fathered Ahitub,
8 7Ahitub fathered 8Zadok, Zadok fathered Ahimaaz,
9 Ahimaaz fathered Azariah, Azariah fathered Johanan,
10 and Johanan fathered Azariah (9it was he who served as priest 10in the house that Solomon built in Jerusalem).
11 11Azariah fathered 12Amariah, Amariah fathered Ahitub,
12 Ahitub fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered 13Shallum,
13 Shallum fathered 14Hilkiah, Hilkiah fathered Azariah,
14 Azariah fathered 15Seraiah, Seraiah fathered Jehozadak;
15 and 16Jehozadak went into exile when the LORD sent Judah and Jerusalem into exile 17by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar.
16 b The 18sons of Levi: Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.
17 And these are the names of the sons of Gershom: 19Libni and Shimei.
18 20The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.
19 21The sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of the Levites according to their fathers.
20 22Of Gershom: Libni his son, 23Jahath his son, Zimmah his son,
21 Joah his son, Iddo his son, Zerah his son, Jeatherai his son.
22 24The sons of Kohath: Amminadab his son, Korah his son, Assir his son,
23 Elkanah his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son,
24 Tahath his son, Uriel his son, Uzziah his son, and Shaul his son.
25 The sons of Elkanah: Amasai and Ahimoth,
26 Elkanah his son, Zophai his son, Nahath his son,
27 Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, Elkanah his son.
28 The sons of Samuel: Joelc his firstborn, the second Abijah.d
29 25The sons of Merari: Mahli, Libni his son, Shimei his son, Uzzah his son,
30 Shimea his son, Haggiah his son, and Asaiah his son.