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M, #2001664
RelationshipDistant relative of Robert Michael Damon
     Shimei was the son of Kish.1


  • Abihail (Esther)+ ; Since Abihail is the uncle of Mordecai, and only one grandfather of Mordecai is specified we will assume that is the common ancestor. This is slightly risky, and their may be omitted generations in the list.2
  • Jair+ 1
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Last Edited20 Sep 2005


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), Esther 2:5. Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Esther 2:5 + Esther 2:15. 5Now there was in the citadel of Susa a Jew of the tribe of Benjamin, named Mordecai son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of Kish,
    15When the turn came for Esther (the girl Mordecai had adopted, the daughter of his uncle Abihail).