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Elpaal (1 Chron 8:8-13)1

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Father*Shaharaim (1 Chron 8:8-11)1
Mother*Hushim (1 Chron 8:8-11)1
RelationshipDistant relative of Robert Michael Damon
     Elpaal (1 Chron 8:8-13) was the son of Shaharaim (1 Chron 8:8-11) and Hushim (1 Chron 8:8-11).1
     Elpaal (1 Chron 8:8-13) and Elpaal (1 Chron 8:17-18), son of Tribe of Benjamin, were possibly the same person The seperate lists would imply different people, but then the second Elpaal has no connection into the line being described.
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Last Edited8 May 2010


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), 1 Chron 8:8-11. Hereinafter cited as NIV. Sons were born to Shaharaim in Moab after he had divorced his wives Hushim and Baara. 9 By his wife Hodesh he had Jobab, Zibia, Mesha, Malcam, 10 Jeuz, Sakia and Mirmah. These were his sons, heads of families. 11 By Hushim he had Abitub and Elpaal.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, 1 Chron 8:12-13. The sons of Elpaal: Eber, Misham, Shemed (who built Ono and Lod with its surrounding villages), 13 and Beriah and Shema, who were heads of families of those living in Aijalon and who drove out the inhabitants of Gath.