King Josiah

M, #2001443, b. 648 BC
Father*King Amon b. 664 BC
Mother*Jedidah (2 Kings 22)
Relationship61st great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Titled: King of Judah (Josiah) from 640 to 609 BC.1
     King Josiah, son of King Amon and Jedidah (2 Kings 22), was born 648 BC. King Josiah was the son of King Amon and Jedidah (2 Kings 22). King Josiah married.2 He married Zebidah (2 Kings 23), daughter of Pedaiah (2 Kings 23).2 King Josiah married Hamutal (2 Kings 23), daughter of Jeremiah (2 Kings 23). King Josiah died in Megiddo (2Ki 23:29).2
     He became King of Judah (at Age 8 for 31 Year) 640 BC replacing King Amon.3,4 King Josiah became the father of King Jehoiakim 634 BC. King Josiah was replaced as King of Judah by King Jehoahaz 609 BC.4 Mt 1:10. 1Ch 3.
King of Judah (2Ki 22:1-23).
Became king when he was 8 years old and reigned in Jerusalem for 31 years (2Ki 2).
He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD (2Ki 22:2).
Died in battle against Pharaoh Neco (2Ki 23).
Buried in his own tomb in Jerusalem (2Ki 23).2


     King Josiah has ID 329-67 in Royalty for Commoners.5

Family 1

Zebidah (2 Kings 23)
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
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Scriptures (References)

Book VerseTitle
Book of 2 Chronicles in the Bible2 Chronicles 34:1-13Joshia's Reform (TODO)6
Book of Matthew in the BibleMatthew 1:1-17The Genealogy of Jesus7
Last Edited6 Sep 2018


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), 1 King 22:42. Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S244] GEDCOM File: bible.ged imported on 2005/08/20 at 02:08:34. online unknown url,.
  3. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, 2 Chron 34:1. @ Age 8.
  4. [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.
  5. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.
  6. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, 2 Chron 34:1-13.
  7. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Matthew 1:1-17.