The Bible in Basic English
1 Chronicles, Chapter 8

   1: And Benjamin was the father of Bela his oldest son, Ashbel the second, and Aharah the third,
   2: Nohah the fourth, and Rapha the fifth.
   3: And Bela had sons, Addar and Gera, the father of Ehud,
   4: And Abishua and Naaman and Ahoah
   5: And Gera and Shephuphan and Huram.
   6: And these are the sons of Ehud, heads of families of those living in Geba: Iglaam and Alemeth
   7: And Naaman and Ahijah and Gera; and Iglaam was the father of Uzza and Ahihud.
   8: And Shaharaim became the father of children in the country of the Moabites after driving out Hushim and Beerah his wives;
   9: And by Hodesh his wife he became the father of Jobab and Zibia and Mesha and Malcam.
   10: And Jeuz and Shachia and Mirmah. These were his sons, heads of families.
   11: And Hushim became the father of Abitub and Elpaal.
   12: And the sons of Elpaal: Eber and Misham and Shemed (he was the builder of Ono and Lod and their daughter-towns);
   13: And Beriah and Shema, who were heads of the families of those who were living in Aijalon, who put to flight the people living in Gath;
   14: And their brothers Shashak and Jeremoth.
   15: And Zebadiah and Arad and Eder
   16: And Michael and Ishpah and Joha, the sons of Beriah;
   17: And Zebadiah and Meshullam and Hizki and Heber
   18: And Ishmerai and Izliah and Jobab, the sons of Elpaal;
   19: And Jakim and Zichri and Zabdi
   20: And Elienai and Zillethai and Eliel
   21: And Adaiah and Beraiah and Shimrath, the sons of Shimei;
   22: And Ishpan and Eber and Eliel
   23: And Abdon and Zichri and Hanan
   24: And Hananiah and Elam and Anathothijah
   25: And Iphdeiah and Penuel, the sons of Shashak;
   26: And Shamsherai and Shehariah and Athaliah
   27: And Jaareshiah and Elijah and Zichri, the sons of Jeremoth.
   28: These were heads of families in their generations; chief men: these were living in Jerusalem.
   29: And in Gibeon was living the father of Gibeon, Jeiel, whose wife's name was Maacah;
   30: And his oldest son Abdon, and Zur and Kish and Baal and Ner and Nadab
   31: And Gedor and Ahio and Zechariah and Mikloth.
   32: And Mikloth was the father of Shimeah. And they were living with their brothers in Jerusalem opposite their brothers.
   33: And Ner was the father of Abner, and Kish was the father of Saul, and Saul was the father of Jonathan and Malchi-shua and Abinadab and Eshbaal.
   34: And the son of Jonathan was Merib-baal; and Merib-baal was the father of Micah.
   35: And the sons of Micah: Pithon and Melech and Tarea and Ahaz.
   36: And Ahaz was the father of Jehoaddah; and Jehoaddah was the father of Alemeth and Azmaveth and Zimri; and Zimri was the father of Moza;
   37: And Moza was the father of Binea: Raphah was his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his son;
   38: And Azel had five sons, whose names are: Azrikam, his oldest, and Ishmael and Sheariah and Obadiah and Hanan. All these were the sons of Azel.
   39: And the sons of Eshek his brother: Ulam his oldest son, Jeush the second, and Eliphelet the third.
   40: And the sons of Ulam were men of war, bowmen, and had a great number of sons and sons' sons, a hundred and fifty. All these were the sons of Benjamin.

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