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|Tola of Puah||Midianites||Judg 10:1-2||23||1131||1109||Link: Issachar_Zebulun Tree:Tola of Puah|
|Philistines & Ammonites||Judg 10:6-8||18||1088||1071||
Judges 10:6-12:15 is included in this period.
|Jephthah||Philistines & Ammonites||Judg 12:7||6||1088||1083|
|Ibzan||Philistines & Ammonites||Judg 12:8-10||7||1083||1077|
|Elon||Philistines & Ammonites||Judg 12:11-12||10||1077||1068||
We do not know which son of Zebulun this line is descended from. Elon served as a Judge of Israel from about 1,077BC to 1,068BC.
Link: Issachar_Zebulun Tree:Elon the Zebulunite
|Abdon||Philistines & Ammonites||Judg 12:13-15||8||1068||1061||
We know little about this Judge except his father was Hillel, he judged Israel for 8 years, He was from Pirathon, a city in Ephraim and he was buried their. He may have been a descendant of Ephraim. He had 40 sons and 30 grandsons. He was a judge in middle of the period of oppression by the Philistines. Samuel probably began as a Judge year before Abdon.
Judges 13:1-16:31 is included in this period.
|Samson||Philistines||Judg 15:20; 16:31||20||1069||1050||
The first year of Samson's 20 years is an estimate. However, the Philistines were still oppressors after Samson died.
Judge -Leader or Oppression Period. See discussion of Judges in Resources).  Years-length of reign or event. BC From-BC date in years at beginning of event. BC To-BC Date in years at end of event.