(1805 B.C.-1676 B.C.)
- Born: 1805 B.C.
- Marriage (1): Tamar (Rhea)
- Marriage (2): Shua
- Died: 1676 B.C. at age 129
Noted events in his life were:
• Bible. Evil that Judah did:
Judah sold his brother Joseph into slavery.
He marries a Canannite woman against his father's wishes.
He acts in bad faith promising his 3rd son to Tamar.
After his wifes dies, he hires the first hooker he sees.
• Descents: Sons of Judah. Judah had 5 sons.
Er and Onan died without descendants and Shelah survived.
Zerah and Perez were twins.
Perez's descendants included King David and Mary's husband Joseph and a long royal line.
Zerah's sons all fled Goshen into the Mediterranean Sea to avoid Eqyptian retaliatiom prior to the Exodus.
Judah married Tamar (Rhea), daughter of Aram and Unknown. (Tamar (Rhea) was born in 1795 B.C..)
Judah next married Shua.