|Reuben (1)||Gad (7)||Dan (5)||Joseph (12)|
|Simeon (2)||Asher (8)||Naphtali (6)||Benjamin (13)|
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.
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