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Appendix Five: Kings of the Divided Kingdom

KINGS OF THE DIVIDED KINGDOM

Judah’s Kings (I Chr. 3:1-16; Matt. 1:6-11)

Israel’s Kings

Names & Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Names & Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Rehoboam

922-915

933-917

931/30-913

I Kgs. 11:43-12:27; 14:21- 31

II Chr. 9:31-12:16

Jeroboam I

922-901

933-912

931/30-910/09

I Kgs. 11:26-40; 12:12- 14:20

Abijah (Abijam)

915-914

916-914

913-911/10

I Kgs. 14:31-15:8

II Chr. 11:20,22

 

 

 

 

 

Asa

913-873

913-873

911/10-870/69

I Kgs. 15:8-30; 16:8,10, 23,29; 22:41,43,46

Jer. 41:9

Nadab

Baasha

901-900

900-877

912-911

911-888

910/09-909/08

909/08-886/85

I Kgs. 14:20; 15:25-31

I Kgs.15:16-16:7; II Kgs..9:9

II Chr. 16:1-6

Jer. 41:9

Jehoshaphat

873-849

873-849

870/69-848

I Kgs. 15:24; 22:1-51

II Kgs. 3:1-12; 8:16-19

I Chr. 3:10

II Chr. 17:1-21:1

Elah

877-876

888-887

886/85-885/84

I Kgs. 16:8-14

(Jehoram Co- regent)

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853-848

I Kgs. 22:50

II Kgs. 1:17; 8:16; 12:18

Zimri

(Army General)

Omri

(Army General)

876

876-869

887

887-877

885/84

885/84-874/73

I Kgs. 16:9-20

II Kgs. 9:31

I Kgs. 16:15-28

II Kgs. 8:26

Micah 6:16

Jehoram (Joram)

849-842

849-842

848-841

I Chr. 221:1-20

Matthew 1:8

 

 

 

 

 

Ahaziah

842

842

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II Kgs. 8:24-9:29

II Chr. 22:1-9

Ahab

869-850

876-854

874/73-853

I Kgs. 16:29-22:40

 

 

 

 

 

Ahaziah

850-849

854-853

853-852

I Kgs. 22:40,41,49,51-53

II Chr. 18:1-3,19

Athaliah

(Queen)

842-337

842-836

841-835

II Kgs. 8:26; 11:1-20

II Chr. 22:2-23:21

Jehoram (Joram)

849-842

853-842

852-841

II Kgs. 1:17; 3:1-27; 8:16- 9:29

Joash (Jehoash)

837-800

836-797

835-796

II Kgs. 11:2-3; 12:1-21

II Chr. 22:11-12; 24:1-27

Jehu

(Army General)

842-815

842-815

841-814/13

I Kgs. 19:16-17

II Kgs. 9:1-10:36; 15:12

II Chr. 22:7-9

Hosea 1:4

 

Judah’s Kings (I Chr. 3:1-16; Matt. 1:6-11) [Con’t.]

Israel’s Kings (Con’t.)

Names &Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Names &Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Amaziah

800-783

797-779

796-767

II Kgs. 12:21; 14:1-22

II Chr. 25:1-28

 

 

 

 

 

(Uzziah Co- regent)

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791/90-767

II Kgs. 14:21; 15:1-7

Jehoahaz

815-801

814-798

814/13-798

II Kgs. 10:35; 13:1-9

Uzziah (Azariah)

783-742

779-740

767-740/39

II Chr. 26:1-23

Hosea 1:1; Amos 1:1

Zechariah 14:5

Jehosah

801-786

798-783

798-782/81

II Kgs. 13:9-13,25

II Chr. 25:17-25

Hosea 1:1; Amos 1:1

(Jotham Co- regent)

750-742

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750-740/39

II Kgs.15:7,32-38

(Jer. II Co- regent)

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793/92-782/81

II Kgs. 13:13; 14:16,23-29

Hosea 1:1

Jotham

742-735

740-736

740/39-732/31

I Chr. 5:17

II Chr. 26:23-27:9

Isa. 1:1; 7:1

Hosea 1:1; Micah 1:1

Jeroboam II

Zechariah

786-746

746-745

783-743

743

782/81-753

753-752

Amos 1:1; 7:9-11

II Kgs.15:8-12

(Ahaz Co-regent)

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744/43-732/31

II Kgs. 15:30-16:20

II Chr. 27:9-28:27

Shallum

745

743

752

II Kgs. 15:10,13-15

Ahaz

735-715

736-728

732/31-716/15

Isa. 1:1; 7:1ff; 14:28; 38:8

Hosea 1:1; Micah 1:1

Menahem

745-738

743-737

752-742/41

II Kgs. 15:14,16-22

(Hezekiah Co-regent)

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729-716/15

II Kgs. 16:20; 18:1-20,21

II Chr. 28:27-32:33

Prov. 25:1

Pekahiah

738-737

737-736

742/41-740/39

II Kgs. 15:23-26

Hezekiah

715-687

727-699

716/15-687/86

Isa. 1:1; 36:1-39:8

Hosea 1:1; Micah 1:1

Matt. 1:9-10

Pekah

737-732

736-730

740/39-732/31

II Kgs. 15:27-31; 16:5

II Chr. 28:6; Isa. 7:1

(Manaseh Co- regent)

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696/95-687/86

II Kgs. 20:21-21:18; 23:12,26; 24:2

Hoshea

732-724

730-722

732/31-723/22

II Kgs. 17:1-18

Manasseh

687/86-642

698-643

687/86-642/41

II Chr. 32:33-33:20

Jer. 15:4ff; II Kgs. 21:18-26

Fall of Samaria to Assyria

724 B.C.

722 B.C.

722 B.C.

 

Amon

642-640

643-641

642/41-640/39

II Chr. 33:20-25

Jer. 1:2; Zeph. 1:1

I Kgs. 13:2-3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Judah’s Kings (Con’t.)

Israel’s Kings (Con’t.)

Names & Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Names & Dates

Bright

Young

Harrison

Bible Texts

Josiah

610-609

640-609

640/39-609

II Kgs. 21:24; 22:1-23:30

II Chr. 33:25-35:27

Jer. 1:2; Zeph. 1:1

Matt. 1:10-11

 

 

 

 

 

Jehoahaz

609

(3 months)

609

609

II Kgs. 23:30-34

II Chr. 36:1-4

 

 

 

 

 

Jehoiakim

609-598

609-598

609-597

II Kgs. 23:34-24:6,19

II Chr. 36:4-8

Jer. 1:3; 22:18-23; 25:1ff; 26:1ff; 27:1ff; 35:1ff; 36:1ff

Dan. 1:1-2

 

 

 

 

 

Jehoiachin

598/97

(3 months)

598

597

II Kgs. 24:6,8-17; 25:27-30

II Chr. 36:8-9

Jer. 52:31; Ezek. 1:2

 

 

 

 

 

Zedekiah

597-586

598-587

597-587

II Kgs. 24:17-25:7

II Chr. 36:10-11

Jer. 1:3; 21:1-7; 24:8-10; 27:1ff; 32:4-5; 34:1-22; 37:1-39:7; 52:1-11

 

 

 

 

 

Fall of Jerusalem to Babylon

586 B.C.

587 B.C.

587 B.C.

Lamentations

 

 

 

 

 

 

For a good discussion on the problems of dating see E. R. Thiele, The Mysterious Numbers of the Hebrew Kings.

 

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