A Historical Timeline of the Bible

Table 2b Old Testament Chronology From Adam
to the Time of the Judges

EVENT
YEAR B.C. AM
Covenant (Abraham 99 years old)
Beginning of 430 years of Ex. 12:40, Gal. 3:17
1876
2107
Isaac Born (Gen. 21:5) 
1875
2108
Sacrifice of Isaac (25 years old?)
1850
2133
Jacob Born (Gen. 25:26)     
1815
2168
Abraham Dies Beginning of 400 years of Gen. 15:13
1800
 
Joseph Born (Gen. 41:46-54; 45:6-11; 47:8-9)
1724
2259
Joseph to Egypt at age 17 (Gen. 37:2, 28-36)     
1707
2276
Years of Plenty (Gen. 41:29)   
1694-1687
2289
Years of Famine (Gen. 41:30)        
1687-1680
2296
Jacob Goes to Egypt at age 130, Israel begins 239 years in Egypt
1685
2298
Jacob dies at 147    
1668
2315
Joseph dies at 110     
1614
2369
Dynasty XVIII Ahmose I was the Pharaoh who did not know Joseph (Ex.1:8)         
1570-1546
 
Ahmose I drives Hyksos from Egypt  
1550
2430

Dynasty XVIII - Amenhotep I or
Thutmose I was the Pharaoh who slew the male Hebrew infants  (Ex. 1:22)

1551-1524
1524-1518
 
Israel in slavery 104 years      
1550-1446
2430
Aaron Born (Ex. 7:7)              
1529
2454
Moses Born (Ex. 16:20; 7:7)      
1526
2457
Dynasty XVIII - Queen Hatshepsut was the daughter of Pharaoh Thutmose I.  She drew Moses from the river (Ex. 2:5-10)
1498-1486
 
Dynasty XVIII - Thutmose III was the Pharaoh that Moses fled from into the land of Midian (Ex. 2:14)
1504-1450
 
Moses flees (Ex. 2:14) and Thutmose III has Queen Hatshepsut killed shortly thereafter.  Moses returns to Egypt 7 years after Thutmose III dies during reign of Amenhotep II.
1486
2497
Dynasty XVIII - Amenhotep II was the Pharaoh of the Exodus        
1453-1419
 
Exodus End of 430 years of  Ex. 12:40, Gal. 3:17,
End of 239 years in Egypt
1446
2537
Law Given (Deut. 1:3)             
1446
2577
Crossing Jordan (Joshua 4:19)    
1406
2577
6 years Conquest     
1406-1400
2577
Possession of Land End of 400 years of Gen. 15:13
1400
2583

300 Years of Judges 11:26 begin   

1400
2583
Begin the 450 years of Acts. 13:19-20 (The Period of the Judges)
c. 1377-931
 

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