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King Pekah

M, #2001687
Father*King Pekahiah
Relationship10th cousin 63 times removed of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Titled: King of Israel (Pekah) from 752 to 732 BC.1
     King Pekah was the son of King Pekahiah.
     King Pekah shared as King of Israel with King Menahem 752 BC.1 King Pekah became King of Israel 752 BC replacing King Shallum sharing with King Menahem.1 King Pekah shared as King of Israel with King Pekahiah 742 BC.1 King Pekah was replaced as King of Israel by King Hoshea 732 BC; 20th of Jotham & 12th of Ahaz.1


Last Edited28 Jun 2003


  1. [S24] Kenneth Barker, editor, The NIV Study Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Corporation, 1985), pg 502-503 . Hereinafter cited as NIV Study Bible.