Zerah * Ben JUDAH (son of Judah* ben JACOB)was born in Hebron, Canaan, PALESTINE , died inRameses, Goshen EGYPT. Notes for Zerah * Ben JUDAH: Zerah From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Zerah or Zérach (????? / ????? "Sunrise", Standard Hebrew Zéra? / Zára?, Tiberian Hebrew Zéra? / Zara?) 1. An "Ethiopian," probably Osorkon II, the successor of Shishak on the throne of Egypt. With an enormous army, the largest we read of in Scripture, he invaded the Kingdom of Judah in the days of Asa (2 Chr. 14:9-15). He reached Zephathah, and there encountered the army of Asa. This is the only instance "in all the annals of Judah of a victorious encounter in the field with a first-class heathen power in full force." The Egyptian host was utterly routed, but the Hebrews gathered "exceeding much spoil." Three hundred years elapsed before another Egyptian army, that of Necho (609 BC), came up against Jerusalem. 2. A son of Tamar (Gen. 38:30); called also Zara (Matt. 1:3). Zerah was the twin of Pharez (Perets); when Zerah stuck his hand out, the midwife tied a red string around it, then Pharez came out fully, but then Zerah, who was named for sticking his hand out first and not coming out first. 3. A Gershonite Levite (1 Chr. 6:21, 41). Name Zerah "of the Judahites" ben JUDAH Birth 1738 BC, Hebron, Canaan, PALESTINE Death 1638 BC, Rameses, Goshen EGYPT Age: 100 Father Judah ben JACOB Mother Tamar bint ATLAS Spouses 1 Electra Father Atlas Mother Pleione Children Zabdi Heman Dara Dardaius "of the Judahites" (~1519bc-~1414bc) Calcoll Zimri Ethan Genesis 36:13 The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. These were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath. Genesis 36:17 The sons of Esau's son Reuel: Chiefs Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. These were the chiefs descended from Reuel in Edom; they were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath. Genesis 36:33 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king. Genesis 38:30 Then his brother, who had the scarlet thread on his wrist, came out and he was given the name Zerah. Genesis 46:12 The sons of Judah: Er, Onan, Shelah, Perez and Zerah (but Er and Onan had died in the land of Canaan). The sons of Perez: Hezron and Hamul. Numbers 26:13 through Zerah, the Zerahite clan; through Shaul, the Shaulite clan. Numbers 26:20 The descendants of Judah by their clans were: through Shelah, the Shelanite clan; through Perez, the Perezite clan; through Zerah, the Zerahite clan. Joshua 7:1 [ Achan's Sin ] But the Israelites acted unfaithfully in regard to the devoted things ; Achan son of Carmi, the son of Zimri, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of them. So the LORD's anger burned against Israel. Joshua 7:17 The clans of Judah came forward, and he took the Zerahites. He had the clan of the Zerahites come forward by families, and Zimri was taken. Joshua 7:18 Joshua had his family come forward man by man, and Achan son of Carmi, the son of Zimri, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, was taken. Joshua 7:24 Then Joshua, together with all Israel, took Achan son of Zerah, the silver, the robe, the gold wedge, his sons and daughters, his cattle, donkeys and sheep, his tent and all that he had, to the Valley of Achor. Joshua 22:20 When Achan son of Zerah acted unfaithfully regarding the devoted things, did not wrath come upon the whole community of Israel? He was not the only one who died for his sin.' " 1 Chronicles 1:37 The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. The People of Seir in Edom 1 Chronicles 1:44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king. 1 Chronicles 2:4 Tamar, Judah's daughter-in-law, bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all. 1 Chronicles 2:6 The sons of Zerah:Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol and Darda —five in all. 1 Chronicles 4:24 [ Simeon ] The descendants of Simeon: Nemuel, Jamin, Jarib, Zerah and Shaul; 1 Chronicles 6:6 Uzzi the father of Zerahiah, Zerahiah the father of Meraioth, 1 Chronicles 6:21 Joah his son, Iddo his son, Zerah his son and Jeatherai his son. 1 Chronicles 6:41 the son of Ethni, the son of Zerah, the son of Adaiah, 1 Chronicles 6:51 Bukki his son, Uzzi his son, Zerahiah his son, 1 Chronicles 9:6 Of the Zerahites: Jeuel. The people from Judah numbered 690. 1 Chronicles 27:11 The eighth, for the eighth month, was Sibbecai the Hushathite, a Zerahite. There were 24,000 men in his division. 1 Chronicles 27:13 The tenth, for the tenth month, was Maharai the Netophathite, a Zerahite. There were 24,000 men in his division. 2 Chronicles 14:9 Zerah the Cushite marched out against them with a vast army and three hundred chariots, and came as far as Mareshah. Ezra 7:4 the son of Zerahiah, the son of Uzzi, the son of Bukki, Ezra 8:4 of the descendants of Pahath-Moab, Eliehoenai son of Zerahiah, and with him 200 men; Nehemiah 11:24 Pethahiah son of Meshezabel, one of the descendants of Zerah son of Judah, was the king's agent in all affairs relating to the people. Matthew 1:3 Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar, Perez the father of Hezron, Hezron the father of Ram, More About Zerah * Ben JUDAH: Degree 1: 88th great grandfather from John Fink's side. Degree 2: 84th great grandfather from Leo Moss' side.