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Saint Joachim MP (c.-41 - c.-10)

Joachim and Anna, the parents of St. Mary, are not named in canonical writings. All information about them comes from apocryphal literature, the Gospel of the Nativity of Mary and the Gospel of James ....

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Cleopatra MP (deceased)

Cleopatra, said to have been wife of Jacob. It's unlikely that she was historical. See David Hughes, Davidic Dynasty , visited Aug. 9, 2013.

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Eucharia MP (deceased)

Eucharia, said to have been wife of Jacob. It's unlikely that she was historical. See David Hughes, Davidic Dynasty , visited Aug. 9, 2013. According to Sextus Julius Africanus (3rd century), the wif...

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Abner MP (deceased)

The genealogy of Jesus as given in the Gospel of Matthew says that there are 14 generations from the Exile to Jesus, but gives only 13 names. Hugh Schonfeld has identified the missing generation from a...

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Yulpath bat Simon the Just MP (c.-189 - d.)

The idea that an unnamed daughter ( Yulpath? ) of Simon the Just married Jesus' ancestor Joseph ben Mattathias seems to be a modern invention. See, for example, Lineage from Aaron through the High Prie...

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Alphaeus MP (deceased)

Alphaeus is sometimes identified with Clopas , but in other versions Cleopas was his father-in-law. Identification of Cleophas and Alphaeus Some Christian scholars identify him with Alphaeus, but t...

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Cleopas MP (deceased)

In the 2nd century Papias and Hegesippus mentioned Cleopas as a brother of Joseph who was the husband of Mary, mother of Jesus, and as the father of Simeon, the second bishop of Jerusalem. Cleopas is s...

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Jesus The Christ of Nazareth MP (c.-4 - c.33)

NB! Parentship, marriage and other relation is under discussion. Please don't break any current connections. Jesus . Genealogy of Jesus . What is Jesus' birthday Jesus in Islam . --------...

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St. Mary Magdalene MP (c.-10 - c.63)

Legends of Mary Magdalene Mary Magdalene or Mary of Magdala (original Greek Μαρία ἡ Μαγδαληνή...

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Blessed Virgin Mary MP (-26 - d.)

The Gospels imply that Mary was of priestly descent. An early tradition says her parents dedicated her to service in the temple when she was three. She was a cousin of Elizabeth, who was married to the...

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Ruth of Moab / רות המואביה MP (c.-1130 - c.-1050)

Book of Ruth - Chapter 1 describes the life of Elimelech and his family in Moab. After the death of their husbands, Naomi and Ruth went to Bethlehem. Chapter 2 Ruth gleans in the fields of Boaz. ...

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Bathsheba / Bathshua / בת-שבע / בת-שוע . MP (c.-1023 - -912)

2 Samuel 11:1 - 2 Samuel 12:25 Bat-Sheba's seduction. 1 Chronicles 3:5 - as Bath-shua. Wikipedia: Bathsheba & בת-שבע . Jewish Encyclopedia: Bathsheba

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Tamar / תמר Queen of Goshen . MP (-1652 - -1500)

Read the story of daring, courageous Tamar who disguised herself as a sacred prostitute and slept with Judah her father-in-law, risking death by fire to have a child. Page1 and Page2 Tamar was a chil...

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Rahab / רחב הזונה MP (c.-1213 - c.1113)

Joshua 2:1-21 - Biblical Account Rahab: "‪Good girls, bad girls: the enduring lessons of twelve women of the Old Testament‬" By T. J. Wray Go to Page 43 to read about Rahab, "The...

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Eleazar MP (c.-120 - d.)

The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, and Ju...

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Matthan MP (c.-58 - c.-5)

The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, and Ju...

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Joram / Jorim MP (-760 - d.)

Luke 3:29.

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Matthat MP (-780 - d.)

Luke 3:29.

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Levi MP (c.-800 - d.)

Luke 3:29.

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Rhesa MP (c.456 - d.)

Luke 3:27.

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Zerubbabel / זרובבל MP (c.-544 - d.)

This is the Zerubbabel named in the Gospel of Luke . Do not confuse him with Zerubbabel , the Governor of Judah. Please do NOT, under ANY conditions merge this profile for Zerubbabel, with the other ...

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Shealtiel, 2nd Exilarch / שאלתיאל MP (c.-586 - c.-540)

Shealtiel (Hebrew: שְׁאַלְתִּיאֵל ‎, Shə’altî’ēl) or Greek-de...

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Eliezer / Eliazer MP (-740 - d.)

Luke 3:29.

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Joshua MP (-720 - d.)

Luke 3:29.

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Cosam MP (-660 - d.)

Luke 3:28.

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Addi MP (-640 - d.)

Luke 3:28.

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Er MP (c.-700 - d.)

Luke 3:28.

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Elmadan / Elmadam / Elmodam MP (c.-680 - 659)

Luke 3:28.

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Melki / Melchi MP (c.-620 - d.)

Luke 3:28.

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Neri MP (deceased)

Some sources list Neri as the grandfather of "Zorababel SON of Salathiel", and through Zorababel's son Rhesa, trace the lineage of Jesus. The Jewish bible has Zorababel ( ) as the GRANDSON of Salathiel...

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Judah MP (c.806 - d.)

Luke 3:30.

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Joseph MP (-860 - d.)

Luke 3:30. -------------------- Luke 3:28-29

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Jonan / Jonam MP (-880 - d.)

Luke 3:30.

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Eliakim MP (deceased)

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Melea . MP (c.-922 - d.)

Luke 3:31.

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Menna / Menon / Menan . MP (c.-943 - d.)

Luke 3:31.

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Mattatha MP (c.-964 - d.)

Luke 3:31.

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Nathan / נתן MP (c.-996 - -970)

2 Samuel 5:14 - Third son born to King David in Jerusalem. Wikipedia: Nathan Nathan is often WRONGLY identified with Nathan the Prophet of King David's Court. This would be chronologically imposs...

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King David / דוד המלך MP (c.-1042 - c.-971)

Wikipedia: David Genealogy of David Questionable Paternity Biography Family Tree Wikipedia

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Jesse / ישי . MP (c.-1080 - c.-1030)

Ruth 4:22 2 Samuel 17:25 , as " Nahash " see below. Talmud, Shabbat 55b . Wikipedia: Jesse and ישי . Father of King David. The Talmud (Shabbat 55b), tells us that the "Ab...

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Obed / עובד . MP (-1180 - d.)

born c. -1000 or -1150

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Johanan / Joanna / Joanan MP (c.-487 - d.)

Luke 3:27.

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Joda MP (c.-471 - d.)

Luke 3:26.

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Josech MP (c.-420 - d.)

Luke 3:26.

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Shimei / Semel / Semein MP (-411 - d.)

Luke 3:26.

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Mattathias MP (c.-380 - d.)

Luke 3:26.

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Mahath MP (c.-351 - d.)

Luke 3:26.

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Naggai MP (c.-321 - 251)

Luke 3:25.

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Hesli MP (c.-320 - d.)

Luke 3:25.

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Nahum MP (c.-280 - d.)

Luke 3:25.

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Amos MP (c.-250 - d.)

Luke 3:25.

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Mattathias MP (c.-220 - d.)

Luke 3:25.

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Joseph MP (c.-190 - d.)

Luke 3:24.

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Jannai / Jannei / Jana / Johanna . MP (-127 - d.)

Luke 3:24.

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Melchi MP (c.-107 - d.)

Luke 3:24.

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Levi son of (ben?) Melchi MP (c.-85 - c.-1)

Luke 3:24.-------------------- King David

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Saint Anne (Hannah) MP (c.-19 - d.)

Do not reconnect her to Joiadah ben Hezekiah . SS. Joachim and Anna (or Hannah ), said to have been the parents of St. Mary , are not named in canonical writings. All information about them comes f...

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Matthat MP (c.-67 - -1)

Luke 3:24. B: 7/30/100, c. -780, c. -145, -67 -------------------- descendand du Roi David à la 40è génération. 40th generation descendant of King David.------------...

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Jacob MP (b. - c.-20)

Heli (Gr. HELEI -- Luke 3:23) is evidently the same name as the preceding. In Luke he is said to be the father of Joseph, while in Matthew 1:16, Jacob was Joseph's father. The most probable explanation...

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Saint Joseph MP (c.-50 - c.26)

He was a carpenter. As the father of Jesus, he is honored as a saint by Christians. His feast day is May 1. His descendants were called the Desposyni ("belonging to the Master"), and were leaders of th...

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