Abijah


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Abijah

(əbī`jə), in the Bible. 1 See AbiAbi
[short for Abijah], in the Bible, King Hezekiah's mother.
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. 2 Died c.911 B.C., king (c.914–c.911 B.C.) of Judah, the southern kingdom. He succeeded his father, Rehoboam, and King Jeroboam continued warfare against him. 3 Son of Jeroboam, whose death was used by a prophet to foreshadow the death of Jeroboam. 4 Priestly family. 5 Priests in the return to Jerusalem.
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Abijah Flagg was summoned, lifted the well cover, explored, found the inciting cause of trouble, and with the help of Yankee wit succeeded in removing it.
Abijah was his name, shortened in the manner of the frontier to Bijah.
Grosso, George Woodworm & Abijah Taylor, Untangling the Role of Race in Capital Charging and Sentencing in North Carolina, 1990-2009, 94 N.
During his exile, which lasted 16 years, Shishak gave Jeroboam his sister in law in marriage and it was this union which produced a son, named Abijah (12:24).
Solomon became the father of Rehoboam, Rehoboam the father of Abijah, Abijah the father of Asaph.
Wednesday 19th a Fine day a Cloudy a Afternoon gave Franklin Keyes a small job of shoveling gravel a Abijah Greenwood here from Hubbardston a makes some judicious observations a Muster at Fitchburg.
Hannah was the child of missionaries and became Cherokee through marrying Abijah Hicks, son of an Eastern Cherokee chief who was mistakenly murdered by Pin Indians near Lee's Creek, Oklahoma on July 4, 1862.
Byron Anderson, Enos Abijah Mills: The "Father'" of the Rocky Mountain National Park (1870-1922), FOREST HIST.
67) Abijah Bigelow, a Massachusetts representative, got his first glimpse of the aftermath a month and half later.
The Gospel of Luke points out that John's father Zachariah was a priest of the order or clan of Abijah and that his mother Elizabeth belonged to the tribe of Levi (Lk 1:5).
Abijah Chase Salem Masstts NE By the Brig Dromo From Sophia Peabody Jan'y 12, 1834 San Marcos.
Abijah Trust received pounds 1,500 to continue its Birmingham Community Football League programme and Weoley Ward Netball Team got pounds 500 to put towards coaching.