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Aristobulus III (53 BCE – 36 BCE ) was the last scion of the Hasmonean royal house, brother of Herod the Great's wife Mariamne, and paternal grandson of Aristobulus II. He was a favorite of the peopl...

11/25/2009 2/21/2017

Pontius Pilatus (Greek: Πόντιος Πιλᾶτος, Pontios Pīlātos), known in the English-speaking world as Pontius Pilate (ˈpɒntʃəs ˈpaɪlət), was the fifth Prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, from AD 26–36...

12/18/2008 3/31/2015

Josephus calls him 'Juba, king of Libya' in "The Jewish War" 2:115 ID: I62177 Name: Juba II of Mauretania Given Name: Juba II Surname: of Mauretania Sex: M _UID: DC00C68F84F614488EEEC4D9E2B...

4/26/2007 10/21/2014

Saint James "the Just", 1st bishop of Jerusalem MP (c.-1 - c.62)

"Ya'akov ben Yosef", "Yaqov"

James the just, the brother of the Lord BIRTH: 0001 DEATH: 0062 Father: Joseph OF JUDAH Mother: Mary Wife #1: Anna Or Don "the Consobrina" VERCH MATHONWY ____ - ____ MARRIAGE: +An...

2/26/2007 8/2/2013

Jesus MP (c.-4 - c.33)

"Christ", "Emmanuel", "Gesù Cristo", "ha-Notzri", "Isa", "Jesus bar Joseph", "Jesus Christ", "Yeshu ben Pantera", "Yeshua bar Yosef", "Yehoshua", "Yoshuea", "عيسى", "ישו", "Mesjasz"

Parents, marriage and other relations: Jesus . Genealogy of Jesus . What is Jesus' birthday Jesus in Islam . For speculative genealogies of Jesus, please see the project: Jesus of Nazaret...

2/26/2007 8/2/2013

Mary, mother of Jesus MP (-26 - d.)

"Miryam", "Our Blessed Mother", "Our Lady", "Immaculate Conception", "Queen of All Saints", "Queen of Angels", "Mystical Rose", "Mary Bat Heli", "Mary Bat Joachim", "Blessed Virgin Mary", "Maria"

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...

2/26/2007 8/2/2013

Tiberius Julius Abdes Pantera MP (deceased)

"Panthera"

Panthera or Pantera . He is said in some sources to have been the father of Jesus of Nazareth Early Jewish sources make Jesus the son of Panthera, a Roman soldier. "Rabbi Shiemon ben Azzai has said: ...

11/1/2012 8/2/2013

High Priests under Herodians and Romans Ananelus 37-36 BC Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (second ...

4/21/2012 8/1/2013

High Priests under Herodians and Romans Ananelus 37-36 BC Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (secon...

7/31/2013 8/1/2013

High Priests under Herodians and Romans Ananelus 37-36 BC Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (secon...

7/31/2013 8/1/2013

Caiaphas High Priest of Iudaea MP (deceased)

"יוסף בַּר קַיָּפָא", "Yosef Bar Kayafa"

High Priests under Herodians and Romans Ananelus 37-36 BC Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (sec...

12/18/2008 7/31/2013

Miriam MP (deceased)

In June 2011, archaeologists from Bar-Ilan University and Tel Aviv University announced the recovery of a stolen ossuary, plundered from a tomb in the Valley of Elah. The Israel Antiquities Authority d...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

Yeshua ben Caiaphas MP (deceased)

In June 2011, archaeologists from Bar-Ilan University and Tel Aviv University announced the recovery of a stolen ossuary, plundered from a tomb in the Valley of Elah. The Israel Antiquities Authority d...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

High Priests under Herodians and Romans Ananelus 37-36 BC Jonathan Aristobulus III 36 BC-last of the Hasmoneans; paternal grandson of Aristobulus II and brother of Herord's wife Mariamne (secon...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

Ananus ben Ananus (Hebrew: חנן בן חנן Hanan ben Hanan Greek: Ἀνάνου Ἄνανος "Ananos son of Ananos" var: Ananias, Latin: Anani Ananus or Ananus filius Anani), d. 68 CE, was a Herodian-era High Priest o...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

Johanna MP (deceased)

Archeological evidence confirming her existence: - an ossuary discovered bearing the inscription, "Johanna granddaughter of Theophilus, the High Priest".[2]} The details of this ossuary have been publi...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

MATTHIAS BEN THEOPHILUS By: Isidore Singer, Samuel Krauss , in Jewish Encyclopedia Name of two high priests. 1. Matthias ben Theophilus, I : The successor of Simon ben Boethus, and, unlike the ...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

Annas ben Seth, High Priest of Iudaea MP (c.-22 - c.40)

"Ananus ben Seth", "Ananus", "Ananias"

Annas [also Ananus or Ananias], son of Seth (23/22 BC–death date unknown, probably around 40CE) was appointed by the Roman legate Quirinius as the first High Priest of the newly formed Roman province...

12/18/2008 7/31/2013

Theophilus was the High Priest in the Second Temple in Jerusalem from AD 37 to 41 according to Josephus's Antiquities of the Jews. He was a member of one of the wealthiest and most influential Jewish f...

7/31/2013 7/31/2013

Eisenman, Robert. The New Testament Code. London, Watkins Publishing. 2006 p 1009 ______ excerpt from Josephus: The Wars Of The Jews Or The History Of The Destruction Of Jerusal...

7/14/2013 7/14/2013

Eisenman, Robert. The New Testament Code. London, Watkins Publishing. 2006 p 1009

9/16/2009 7/14/2013

Nicodemus MP (deceased)

"Nakdimon Ben Guryon", "Bunai"

Nicodemus The gospel of John .. Chapter three tells us of Nicodemus, "the teacher of Israel", who came to Jesus by night to discuss his teaching with him. John later mentions that this same man defen...

7/14/2013 7/14/2013

Nicodemus The gospel of John .. Chapter three tells us of Nicodemus, "the teacher of Israel", who came to Jesus by night to discuss his teaching with him. John later mentions that this same man defen...

7/14/2013 7/14/2013

Saulos was mentioned by the contemporary Jewish historian Josephus (Josephus, The Jewish War 2.418, 556–58, and The Antiquities , 20.214 cf excepts below). Saulos reported the Roman reverses in Jerusal...

3/24/2013 7/12/2013

Saint Paul the Apostle MP (c.5 - c.57)

"Paul of Tarsus", "Saul of Tarsus", "Paullus", "Paulus", "Saulos", "Saulus"

Saint Paul the Apostle (c5 - c57) was an early Christian missionary. Family and Ancestry Paul's parents and ancestors are not named in any contemporary source. By his own account, Paul was born a J...

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Imma Shalom Imma Shalom (Mother of Peace) is identified in the Babylonian Talmud as the wife of R. Eliezer, a prominent sage who flourished circa 75 c.e., and the sister of Rabban Gamliel of Yavneh...

12/28/2010 1/6/2013

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Phallion, of Idumaea MP (b. - -63)

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ gives his death date as 63 BCE __________ Died in the civil war between Hyrcan...

6/12/2012 6/12/2012

Archelaus III ., High Priest of Comana, Cappadocia MP (42 - d.)

"High Priest of Comana Cappadocia - Archelaus"

Archelaus (father of Archelaus of Cappadocia) (Greek: Ἀρχέλαος, flourished 1st century BC) was a High priest of the temple-state of Comana, Cappadocia.[1] Archelaus was a Cappadocian Greek nobleman, ...

12/22/2008 6/4/2012

NN . MP (deceased)

"(Daughter of Archelaus) sister of Archelaus III"

Archelaus was a Cappadocian Greek nobleman, possibly of Macedonian descent. He was the son and namesake of the Roman Client Ruler and High Priest of Comana, Cappadocia, Archelaus [2] by an unnamed Gree...

6/4/2012 6/4/2012

Iotape Philadelphus MP (c.15 - c.52)

Julia Iotapa (before 17-around 52) was a princess of Commagene who lived in the 1st century AD. She was of Armenian, Greek and Medes descent. She was the daughter of the late King Antiochus III of Comm...

4/9/2010 6/4/2012

Pythodorida Philometor ., of Pontus MP (c.-29 - 22)

"Πυθοδωρίς"

Pythodorida of Pontus Titles: Queen of Pontus Queen consort of the Bosporan Kingdom Queen consort of Cilicia Queen consort of Cappadocia Spouses: King Polemon I of Pontus King Arc...

10/31/2008 6/4/2012

Archelaus II "Minor" MP (c.-7 - 38)

Archelaus (Greek: Ἀρχέλαος, born before 8 BC-38) was a Cappadocian Prince[1] from Anatolia and a Roman client king[2] of Cilicia Trachea and Eastern Lycaonia.[3] He is sometimes called Archelaus Minor ...

6/4/2012 6/4/2012

Alexas Selcias ., (ii), Temple Treasurer MP (deceased)

"Helcias", "Hilkiya"

But the daughter of Antipater by Cypros was Cypros, whom Alexas Selcias, the son of Alexas, married; they had a daughter, Cypros; Josephus: Antiquities of the Jews XVIII Chapter 5 . Eisenman, Rob...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

Cypros . MP (deceased)

the daughter of Antipater by Cypros was Cypros, whom Alexas Selcias, the son of Alexas, married; they had a daughter, Cypros... Josephus: Antiquities of the Jews XVIII Chapter 5 . As far as I can see...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

Alexander the Alabarch Alexander the Alabarch, full name Tiberius Julius Alexander Major (Major, Latin for the elder, 15 BC/10 BC – 69 AD) was an Alexandrian Jewish aristocrat who was one of the pro-...

9/16/2009 4/24/2012

Julius Lysimachus MP (deceased)

Lysimachus (brother of Philo) Lysimachus or possibly known as Julius Lysimachus, (flourished 1st century BC and 1st century AD) was an Alexandrian Jew who lived in the Roman Empire. Lysimachus was a ...

4/24/2011 4/24/2012

) Salome (daughter of Herod the Great) Salome (daughter of Herod I), (c. early 1st century CE), daughter of Herod the Great and his wife Elpis She should not be confused with: Salome Alexandr...

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Roxane of Judea MP (deceased)

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ ___________ says she marries Pheras II (cousin): issue of (3D) Pheras I ...

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Pheras ., II MP (deceased)

Uncertain of the validity of this data: Issue of Pheras I (Pheroras) (d5BC) by three wives was: (4A)Pheras II = Roxane, daughter of King Herod by 7th wife (4B) son [name unsure], = Salome [II], d...

4/23/2012 4/23/2012

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Phasaelus MP (c.-16 - d.)

Pallas married Herod the Great in 16BCE, and produced a son, Phasael of Judaea, named after Herod's brother, Phasael - who Josephus speaks of as a brave and noble man. [This Phasael's] son, who likewis...

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Pallas married Herod the Great in 16BCE, and produced a son, Phasael of Judeaa. Without any substantiating sources, Charles Pope suggests that "Antipater fulfilled his role as "Reuben" by having a so...

12/22/2008 4/23/2012

Herod . MP (c.-23 - d.)

"son of Herod the Great & Cleopatra"

Cleopatra of Jerusalem was a woman who lived in the 1st century BC during the Roman Empire. She is remembered as one of the wives of King of Judea Herod the Great. There is a possibility that Cleopat...

4/23/2012 4/23/2012

Cleopatra of Jerusalem, 7th wife King Herod MP (deceased)

"Cleopatra of Jerusalem"

Cleopatra of Jerusalem Cleopatra of Jerusalem was a woman who lived in the 1st century BC during the Roman Empire. She is remembered as one of the wives of King of Judea Herod the Great. There is a p...

12/18/2008 4/23/2012

Malthake ., of Samaria, 4th wife MP (b. - -4)

"Maltase"

Malthace (Greek: Μαλθάκη) was a Samaritan woman who lived in the latter half of the 1st century BC. She was one of the wives of Herod the Great and the mother by Herod of Herod Antipas, Archelaus and a...

12/18/2008 4/22/2012

Eliezer ben Hyrcanus (the surname coming from the father's Hellenized name) אליעזר בן הורקנוס‎ , a Kohen, was one of the most prominent tannaim of the 1st and 2nd centuries, disciple of R. Johanan ben ...

12/28/2010 4/21/2012

Rabbi Simeon ben Hillel HaNasi MP (b. - c.20)

"Shimon Hanasi", "Eighteenth Generation to RASHI", "Simon"

Shimon ben Hillel, שמעון בן הלל About Shimon ben Hillel very little is known. He was the son of Hillel the Elder, and when Hillel died, Shimon took over his place as Nasi. It is assumed that Shimon did...

6/27/2007 4/21/2012

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Rabban Gamliel II of Yavne MP (c.55 - c.118)

Rabban Gamliel, רבן גמליאל דיבנה‎ was the first person to lead the sanhedrin as nasi after the fall of the second temple, which occurred in 70 CE. Gamliel was appointed nasi approximately 10 years late...

10/11/2007 4/21/2012

Hillel Hazaken - 'The Elder' grandfather of Gamaliel I MP (c.-110 - c.10)

"Hillel the Elder", "Hillel the Great", "Hillel Hazaken Hanasi", "Hillel"

Hillel the Elder הלל הזקן (author of "The Golden Rule") Hillel (הלל) (born Babylon traditionally c.110BCE-10CE in Jerusalem) was a famous Jewish religious leader, one of the most important figures in J...

6/27/2007 4/21/2012

Rabban Shimon II ben Gamliel MP (-10 - 70)

"Shimon ben Gamliel", "Rashbag the Martyr", "רשב"ג הנהרג"

Shimon II ben Gamliel I , שמעון השני בן גמליאל הראשון ‎, was a Tannaist sage and leader of the Jewish people. He succeeded his father Gamliel I as the Nasi of the Sanhedrin after his father's death in ...

10/11/2007 4/21/2012

bat Gamliel I Hazaken MP (deceased)

Gamaliel the Elder /ɡəˈmeɪljəl/,[1] or Rabban Gamaliel I (רבן גמליאל הזקן; Greek: Γαμαλιήλ ο Πρεσβύτερος), was a leading authority in the Sanhedrin in the mid-1st century CE. He was son of Simeon ben...

12/29/2010 4/21/2012

12/29/2010 4/21/2012

רבי שמעון בן נתנאל

12/29/2010 4/21/2012

Rabban Gamliel I Hazaken MP (c.50 - 68)

"Gamliel the Elder"

Gamaliel the Elder , or Rabbi Gamaliel I (גמליאל הזקן; Greek: Γαμαλιήλ ο Πρεσβύτερος), was a leading authority in the Sanhedrin in the mid first century.Gamaliel holds a reputation in the Mishnah for b...

6/27/2007 4/21/2012

MARTHA, DAUGHTER OF BOETHUS by Chana Safrai Martha, daughter of Boethus, was a widow from the respected Boethus family of Jerusalem who remarried a future High Priest of Israel. According to traditio...

4/21/2012 4/21/2012

Joshua 'Jesus' ben Gamla / Gamaliel, High Priest of Iudaea MP (c.34 - c.68)

"Jesus ben Gamala", "Yehoshua ben Gamla"

JOSHUA (Jesus) BEN GAMLA : A high priest who officiated about 64 C.E. He married the rich widow Martha of the high-priestly family Boethos (Yeb. vi. 4), and she by bribing Agrippa II. (not Jannai, ...

4/21/2012 4/21/2012

Boethus of Alexandria MP (deceased)

According to Josephus: 'There was one Simon, a citizen of Jerusalem, the son of one Boethus, a citizen of Alexandria, and a priest of great note there ; this man had a daughter, who was esteemed the mo...

4/21/2012 4/21/2012

Mariamne ., II, 3rd wife MP (c.-45 - d.)

"d. Simon ben Boetus"

Mariamme (II) was the daughter of Simon son of Boethus, the High Priest. After the execution of Mariamne (I) the Hasmonean, Herod met Mariamme II and fell in love with her because of her beauty. In ord...

1/27/2010 4/21/2012

Cypros ., Princess of Judaea MP (c.-32 - d.)

"Mariamne"

Birth Date: Estimated around time period between her elder sister's birth & her mother's death. Was Mariamne Hasmonean's daughter's name Cypros or Mariamne? Cypros, according to Josephus The Anti...

3/21/2012 4/21/2012

Herodes MP (c.-148 - d.)

Sir Anthony Richard Wagner, Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History (1975) lists Antipater I's father as Herodes b c148 BCE

8/11/2008 4/14/2012

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ has him as the 3rd husband of Mariamne III - but see Discussion looking for evidence to corrob...

3/17/2009 4/9/2012

Phasaelis ., of Nabataea MP (deceased)

"daughter of Aretas IV"

Aretas IV Philopatris was the King of the Nabataeans from roughly 9 BC to AD 40... His daughter Phasaelis married Herod Antipas, otherwise known as Herod the Tetrarch. When Herod divorced Phasaelis to ...

10/4/2010 4/6/2012

Herod Phillip Antipas ., Tetrarch of Galilee and Perea MP (c.-21 - c.40)

"Herod Antipater"

Herod Antipas (21BCE - 39ACE), tetrarch of Galilee and Perea (4BCE- 39ACE), son of Herod the Great. Although comparatively little is known of his reign, he appears to have governed ably. Antipas posses...

12/18/2008 4/6/2012

Herod Philip Boethus, II, of Judaea MP (c.-27 - c.33)

"Thomas"

Philip: Jewish leader, ruled between 4 BCE and 34 CE in the southwest of what is now Syria. Philip was the son of the Jewish king Herod the Great and his wife Cleopatra of Jerusalem. He was married to ...

12/18/2008 4/6/2012

__________ Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ Gaius Julius Quadratus Bassus (70–117), a Romanized Galatian, was a Legate at...

5/5/2008 4/6/2012

Herod ., of Chalcis MP (deceased)

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ ___________

4/6/2012 4/6/2012

Agrippa ., of Chalcis MP (deceased)

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ ___________

4/6/2012 4/6/2012

Wagner, Sir Anthony Richard; ‘Pedigree and Progress: Essays in the Genealogical Interpretation of History’ ___________

4/6/2012 4/6/2012

Iotapa II MP (deceased)

"Iotape; Jotape"

Do not confuse her with her mother, who was also named Iotapa . The Loeb Family Tree and other sources erroneously say Iotapa II was Priestess-Queen of Emesa, and married Sampsigeratnus II . In fact, t...

8/21/2008 4/6/2012

Jotapa ., of Emesa MP (deceased)

"Iotape"

Do not confuse her with her mother, also named Iotapa . From Wikipedia: Iotapa was a Syrian Princess from the Royal family of Emesa who lived in the 1st century AD. She was the daughter of King Sam...

8/21/2008 4/6/2012

Aristobulus of Chalcis was a son of Herod of Chalcis and his first wife Mariamne, hence a great-grandson of Herod the Great. In 55 AD, he was appointed by Nero as King of Armenia Minor, and participa...

9/16/2009 4/6/2012

Mariamne . MP (b. - c.43)

Herod of Chalcis (d. 48 AD), also known as Herod V, was a son of Aristobulus IV, and the grandson of Herod the Great, Roman client king of Judaea.... His first wife was his cousin, Mariamne.[^ This Mar...

9/16/2009 4/6/2012

Drusilla of Mauretania MP (c.-5 - d.)

Drusilla of Mauretania (Drusilla in Greek: η Δρουσìλλη) was a princess of Mauretania, the youngest child of queen Cleopatra Selene II and king Juba II and a sister to king Ptolemy of Mauretania. Her bi...

4/6/2012 4/6/2012

She is variously said to have been either a Syrian Greek freedwoman or a member of the royal family at Emesa. Julia Urania Born: flourished 1st century Title: Queen of Mauretania Spouse: Ptol...

4/24/2009 4/6/2012

Drusilla of Mauretania MP (c.38 - 79)

Drusilla of Mauretania (Greek: Δρουσìλλη, 38-79) was a Princess of Mauretania, North Africa. Her mother Julia Urania may have been a member of the Royal family of Emesa, a Syrian Roman client kingdom. ...

4/26/2007 4/6/2012

Marcus Antonius Pallas (c. 1–63) was a prominent Greek freedman and secretary during the reigns of the Roman Emperors Claudius and Nero. His younger brother was Marcus Antonius Felix, a procurator of I...

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Marcus Junius Rufus MP (deceased)

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Claudia Capitolina MP (deceased)

Claudia Capitolina (Greek: η Κλαuδία Καπιτωλίνα) was an Egyptian Greek woman who lived in the Roman Empire, in the 1st century and possibly in the 2nd century. Capitolina came from a distinguished fami...

10/20/2011 4/2/2012

Julia Balbilla, Court Poet MP (72 - c.130)

Julia Balbilla (Greek: η Ιουλία Βαλβίλλα, 72 – after 130) was a noble Roman woman and a poet who lived between the 1st century and 2nd century in the Roman Empire. Family & Early Life Balbilla was ...

10/20/2011 4/2/2012

Gaius Julius Antiochus Epiphanes Philopappos or Philopappus, (Greek: ὁ Γαίος Ιούλιος Αντίοχος Επιφανής Φιλόπαππος, 65-116) was a Prince of the Kingdom of Commagene who lived in the Roman Empire durin...

9/20/2010 4/2/2012

Quintus Naevius Cordus Sutorius Macro (21 BC - 38 AD) was a prefect of the Praetorian Guard, from 31 until 38, serving under the Roman Emperors Tiberius and Caligula. Upon falling out of favour, he com...

4/2/2012 4/2/2012

Aka of Media Atropatene MP (deceased)

Aka II of Commagene, also known as Aka II (Greek: η Άκα) was a Princess from the Kingdom of Commagene, who lived between the 1st century BC and 1st century. She was of Armenian and Greek descent. There...

5/10/2009 4/2/2012

Thrasyllus of Mendes, whose full name was Tiberius Claudius Thrasyllus (flourished late 1st century BCE & 1st century, died 36 CE, Greek: Τιβέριος Κλαύδιος Θράσυλλος or Θράσυλλος Μενδήσιος), was an Egy...

5/10/2009 4/2/2012

Caligula, Roman Emperor MP (12 - 41)

"3rd Roman EmperorGaius Julius Caesar Augustus /Germanicus/", "Nero /Caesar/", "Caligula", "Gaius Julius-Caesar Germanicus"

Rome was originally the capital of the Roman emperor. Later, it moved to Milan, and then Ravenna (A.D. 402-476). After the fall of Romulus Augustulus, in A.D. 476, Rome continued to have an emperor for...

6/19/2007 4/2/2012

Tiberius Claudius Balbillus MP (c.5 - c.70)

"Balbillus the Wise"

Tiberius Claudius Balbillus or Balbilus, also known as ‘Balbillus the Wise‘ (Greek: Τιβερίος Κλαύδιος Βαλβίλλος, 3 – 79) was an Egyptian Greek astrologer and a learned scholar. Balbillus was the son of...

5/10/2009 4/2/2012

Gaius Julius Archelaus Antiochus Epiphanes, also known as Julius Archelaus Epiphanes; Epiphanes; Gaius Julius Antiochus Epiphanes or simply known as Gaius (Greek: ο Γαίος Ιούλιος Αρχέλαος Αντίοχος Επιφ...

1/11/2009 3/30/2012

Titus, Roman Emperor MP (39 - 81)

Consort to (about 62) Wives Marcia Furnilla (64) Offspring Julia Flavia Dynasty Flavian dynasty Father Vespasian Mother Domitilla --- Ancestry of Titus Herself 1. Titus Father 2. Emperor Vespa...

6/17/2007 3/30/2012

Berenicianus, of Judea MP (c.45 - d.)

[Berenicianus's mother] "Berenice was probably born in Rome to Agrippa and Cyprus, before her father became king in 36 C.E. Thus she was Herod the Great’s great-granddaughter. After her father’s ascens...

4/24/2011 3/30/2012

Philo of Alexandria MP (c.-20 - c.50)

Philon (20 BCE – 50 ACE), known also as Philo of Alexandria (gr. Φίλων ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύς), Philon Judaeus , Philo Judaeus of Alexandria , Yedidia , " Philon ", and Philo the Jew , was a Hellenistic Jewish ...

4/24/2011 3/30/2012

N.N. ., Hasmonean Princess, 1st wife of Pheroras MP (deceased)

"Sister of Mariamne"

Pheroras (Φερώρας; Pherṓras). Youngest son of Antipater [4], born c. 68 BC probably in Marissa (Idumaea), died c. 5 BC. His first marriage was to a Hasmonaean princess (the sister of Mariamme [1] I, th...

3/30/2012 3/30/2012

NN ., a 'slave-girl' MP (deceased)

"2nd wife of Phereros"

Pheroras’s Wife. This woman, who is one of the few Herodian women who remain nameless, was apparently an important character in Herod’s court, and was made of a different cloth altogether from other He...

3/29/2012 3/30/2012

Гиркан II (ивр. ‏הורקנוס השני‎‏‎‎) (? — 30 год до н. э.) — иудейский царь, этнарх (правитель), и первосвященник из династии Хасмонеев, сын Александра Яная. Он был первосвященником Иудеи в 76-67 годах д...

8/11/2008 3/29/2012

Elizabeth of Jerusalem, Queen Alexandra II MP (c.-63 - c.-28)

"Esther (Elizabeth) of Jerusalem (bat Hyrcanus) Hasmonean Princess Alexandra II )"

Alexandra the Maccabee (died ca. 28 BC) was the daughter of Hyrcanus II (died 30 BC), who was the son of Alexander Jannaeus .[1] She married her cousin[2] Alexander of Judaea (died 48 BC), who was th...

12/11/2007 3/29/2012

Cypros /Kypros /Kufra, of Nabatea MP (-100 - -43)

"Princess from Petra", "Jordan in Nabatea."

Cyprus (I). Herod’s father, Antipater the Idumean, was the son of forced converts who became Jews during the reign of John Hyrcanus (135–104 C.E.). His acceptance of Judaism seemed to have been syncret...

8/11/2008 3/29/2012

NN . MP (deceased)

"son of Herod the Great & Mariamne I"

9/16/2009 3/29/2012