Ages of the Patriachs

This is a nice "detective work" study. By looking at the indicated Bible verses, you can find out the ages of the patriachs, e.g. Adam, Noah or Abraham.

We find many interesting facts by looking at the graph, for example

Here is a table with all the facts.

 

Year bornYear diedAge when child bornAge when diedScripture(s)
Adam0930130930Gen 5:3, 5
Seth1301042105912Gen 5:6, 8
Enos235114090905Gen 5:9, 11
Cainan325123570910Gen 5:12, 14
Mahalaleel395129065895Gen 5:15, 17
Jared4601422162962Gen 5:18, 20
Enoch62298765365Gen 5:21, 23. He did not die, but was translated
Methuselah6871656187969Gen 5:25, 27
Lamech8741651182777Gen 5:28, 31
Noah10562006502950Gen 5:32, 9:29, 11:10
Shem15582158100600Gen 11:10, 11
Arphaxad1658209635438Gen 11:12, 13
Salah1693212630433Gen 11:14, 15
Eber1723218734464Gen 11:16, 17
Peleg1757199630239Gen 11:18, 19
Reu1787202632239Gen 11:20, 21
Serug1819204930230Gen 11:22, 23
Nahor1849199729148Gen 11:24, 25
Terah18782083130205Gen 11:26, 32, 12:4, Acts 7:4
Abraham20082183100175Gen 21:5, 25:7
Isaac2108228860180Gen 25:26, 35:28
Jacob2168231591147Gen 41:29, 30, 46, 45:6, 47:28
Joseph2259236933.5110Gen 41:50, 48:5, 50:26


 

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