28 All these were heads of families, chiefs as listed in their genealogy, and they lived in Jerusalem.

Read 1 Chronicles 8:28 Using Other Translations

These were heads of the fathers, by their generations, chief men. These dwelt in Jerusalem.
These were the heads of fathers' houses, according to their generations, chief men. These lived in Jerusalem.
These were the leaders of the ancestral clans; they were listed in their genealogical records, and they all lived in Jerusalem.