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M, #2080417
Father*Boaz (Ruth)1
Mother*Ruth (Ruth 1)
RelationshipDistant relative of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Variation: Obed.
Greek: Ὠβήδ (Ōbḗd) Ofrom Hebrew, means Serving.2
Hebrew: עֹובֵד (ʿOwbed) means Serving.
Obed was the son of Boaz (Ruth) and Ruth (Ruth 1).1

Child of Obed and Bethlehem, Judah, daughter of Judah, Israel,

ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Royalty for Commoners
Descendant Chart for God (#1)
Descendant Chart for God (#2)
Indented Descendant Chart of God (#1)
Indented Descendant Chart of God (#2)
Pedigree of Jesus Christ
Indendented Pedigree of Jesus Christ

Scriptures (References)

Book VerseTitle
Book of 1 Chronicles in the Bible1 Chronicles 2:10-17From Ram, Son of Hezron.
Book of Matthew in the BibleMatthew 1:1-17The Genealogy of Jesus.
Book of Luke in the BibleLuke 3:20-37The Baptism and Genealogy of Jesus.
Last Edited29 Sep 2023


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), 1 Chron 2:12. Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Matthew 1:5.
  3. [S308] Sean Boisen, Author, The Composit Gospel (Bellingham, WA: Faithliife, 2019).