Jacob's Children and their Mothers

 

LEAH ZIPAH
(Leah's servant)
BILHAH
(Rachel's servant)
Rachel
Reuben (1) Gad (7) Dan (5) Joseph (12)
Simeon (2) Asher (8) Naphtali (6) Benjamin (13)
Levi (3)      
Judah (4)      
Issachar (9)      
Zebulun (10)      
Dinah (11)      

Note: The numbers after Jacob’s children’s names indicate their birth order as given in Genesis 29,30; 35.16-26. See the mini-article called Israel,  for more about how the tribes of Israel were descended from Jacob’s twelve sons.