1. Son of Jabesh; 15th king of Israel. Smote Zachariah, son of Jeroboam II, openly before the people (showing that their sympathies were with him), and seized the kingdom (2 Kings 15:9-10), thereby fulfilling the prophecy that Jehu's dynasty should last only to the fourth generation (2 Kings 10:30). Slain after a month's reign by Menahem, illustrating the retributive law (Matthew 26:52; Revelation 13:10).
2. The prophetess Huldah's husband (2 Kings 22:14); keeper of the priestly vestments (2 Chronicles 34:22).
3. 1 Chronicles 2:40-41
4. King Josiah's fourth son in order, according to 1 Chronicles 3:15; Jeremiah 22:11; by birth third son (See JEHOAHAZ.)
5. 1 Chronicles 4:25.
6. Ezra 7:2; 1 Chronicles 6:12-13.
7. 1 Chronicles 7:13; SHILLEM in Genesis 46:24; Numbers 25:48-49.
8. 1 Chronicles 9:17; Ezra 2:42.
9. Son of Kore (1 Chronicles 9:19; 1 Chronicles 9:31). From 1 Chronicles 9:18 it seems Shallum, etc., were of higher rank than Shallum, Akkub, etc., who were "for the companies of the sons of Levi."
10. 2 Chronicles 28:12.
11. Ezra 10:24.
12. Ezra 10:42.
13. Rebuilt the wall with his daughters (Nehemiah 3:12).
14. Jeremiah's uncle (Jeremiah 32:7); perhaps the same as Shallum, Huldah's husband.
15. Jeremiah 35:4.
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