Doctrines

Chronology of the Hebrew kings according to Edwin R. Thiele

Edwin R. Thiele‘s The Mysterious Numbers of the Hebrew Kings (1951) is a reconstruction of the chronology of the kingdoms of Israel and Judah.

ISRAEL JUDAH
King Overlapping Reigns Reign Length King Father Age at Accession as Coregent Age at Beginning of Sole Reign Coregency Reign Length Age at Birth of Successor Age at Association of Son as Coregent Age at Death
Jeroboam I 931/0 – 910/9 22 Rehoboam Solomon 41 931/0 – 913 17 59
Abijah Rehoboam 913    – 911/0 3
Nadab 910/9 – 909/8 2 Asa Abijah 911/0 – 870/9 41
Baasha 909/8 – 886/5 24
Elah 886/5 – 885/4 2
Zimri 885/4 0,02
Tibni 885/4 – 880
Omri 885/4 – 880 880    – 874/3 12
Ahab 874/3 – 853 22 Jehoshaphat Asa 35 38 872/1 – 870/9 870/9 – 848 25 23 54 59
Ahaziah 853    – 852 2 Jehoram Jehoshaphat 32 37 853    – 848 848    – 841 8 23 44
Joram 852    – 841 12 Ahaziah Jehoram 22 (42) 841 1 22 22
Jehu 841    – 814/3 28 Athaliah Ahab 841    – 835
Jehoahaz 814/3 – 798 17 Joash Ahaziah 7 835    – 796 40 22 46
Jehoash 798    – 782/1 16 Amaziah Joash 25 796    – 767 29 15 30 54
Jeroboam II 793/2 – 782/1 782/1 – 753 41 Azariah(Uzziah) Amaziah 16 39 792/1 – 767 767    – 740/9 52 33 57 68
Zechariah 753    – 752 0,5
Shallum 752 0,08
Menahem 752    – 742/1 10 Jotham Azariah 25 36 750    – 740/9 740/9 – 732/1 16 21 44
Pekahiah 742/1 – 740/9 2
Pekah 752    – 740/9 740/9 – 732/1 20 Ahaz Jotham 20 735    – 732/1 732/1 – 716/5 16 16 40
Hoshea 732/1 – 723/2 9
Hezekiah Ahaz 25 716/5 – 687/6 29 33 44 54
Manasseh Hezekiah 12 22 697/6 – 687/6 687/6 – 643/2 55 45 66
Amon Manasseh 22 643/2 – 641/0 2 17 24
Josiah Amon 8 641/0 – 609 31 17 Jehoahaz16 Jehoiakim31 Zedekiah 39
Jehoahaz Josiah 23 609 0,25
Jehoiakim Josiah 25 609    – 598 11 19 36
Jehoiachin Jehoiakim 18 (8) 598    – 597 0,25
Zedekiah Josiah 21 597    – 586 11
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