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1 Chronicles 1-3
The Books of Chronicles were originally written as a single volume. The Septuagint divided Chronicles into two with a title meaning "supplements" because, although covering much of the same Bible History, Chronicles provides much information that is not recorded in the Books of Kings. Overall, 1 Chronicles gives the genealogy of Israel to King David (see The United Kingdom) and then a history of David's reign, while 2 Chronicles continues through the reign of David's son Solomon (see The Division Of Israel), then the kings of The Southern Kingdom of "Judah," which were often at war against The Northern Kingdom of "Israel." The English word chronicles is derived from the Greek word for time i.e. a watch or clock is also known as a chronometer, meaninging time measure (see also How Old Is God?).
The line from the first adams (the name Adam originated from the Hebrew word pronounced aw-dawm which simply means man as a species i.e. Eve was as much an adam as "Adam" was), through whom all humans are descended, to the sons of Noah after The Flood, through whom all humans are also descended:
"Adam, Seth, Enosh; Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared; Enoch [see What Happened To Enoch?], Methuselah, Lamech; Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth." (1 Chronicles 1:1-4 RSV)
The sons of Shem (through whom the Hebrew people originated), Ham and Japheth:
"The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras." (1 Chronicles 1:5 RSV)
Abraham, from the line of Shem (1 Chronicles 1:17,27) was the father of Isaac and Ishmael.
"The sons of Abraham: Isaac [who was the son of Sarah] and Ishmael [who was the son of Hagar]." (1 Chronicles 1:28 RSV)
"The sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bore Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah." (1 Chronicles 1:32 RSV)
"Abraham was the father of Isaac. The sons of Isaac: Esau and Israel." (1 Chronicles 1:34 RSV)
1 Chronicles Chapter 2
The Lord changed Jacob's name to "Israel" ("Your name shall no more be called Jacob, but Israel, for you have striven with God and with men, and have prevailed" Genesis 32:28 RSV). The Children of Jacob:
"These are the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher." (1 Chronicles 2:1-2 RSV)
"The sons of Judah: Er, Onan, and Shelah; these three Bathshua the Canaanitess bore to him. Now Er, Judah's first-born, was wicked in the sight of The Lord [see YHVH, Adonai, Jehovah, LORD], and He slew him.
1 Chronicles Chapter 3
King David had many children from numerous wives and concubines.
"These are the sons of David that were born to him in Hebron [see David's Capital During The Civil War]: the first-born Amnon, by Ahinoam the Jezreelitess; the second Daniel, by Abigail the Carmelitess, the third Absalom, whose mother was Maacah, the daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur; the fourth Adonijah, whose mother was Haggith; the fifth Shephatiah, by Abital; the sixth Ithream, by his wife Eglah; six were born to him in Hebron, where he reigned for seven years and six months.
"The descendants of Solomon: Rehoboam, Abijah his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat his son, Joram his son, Ahaziah his son, Joash his son, Amaziah his son, Azariah his son, Jotham his son, Ahaz his son, Hezekiah his son, Manasseh his son, Amon his son, Josiah his son. The sons of Josiah: Johanan the first-born, the second Jehoiakim, the third Zedekiah, the fourth Shallum. The descendants of Jehoiakim: Jeconiah his son, Zedekiah his son" (1 Chronicles 3:10-16 RSV)