Timeline Since the Deluge

I am offering a timeline with accompanying scripture which establishes the relationship of events occurring since the flood of Noah’s time. Many of the dates are interpolated from scripture which obliquely establishes an event. It is a great help to me to be able to visually put into perspective the chronological interaction between persons, places and events.

Timeline Since the Deluge — The Time of Noah and the Ark
Years Since
Flood Receded
Event Shem’s
Age
Jacob’s
Age
Joseph’s
Age
Moses’
age
2 Arphaxad begat by Shem 100
37 Salah begat by Arphaxad 135
72 Eber begat by Salah 170
106 Peleg begat by Eber 204
Tower of Babel constructed by fourth generation Nimrod
136 Reu begat by Peleg 234
168 Serug begat by Reu 266
198 Nahor begat by Serug 296
227 Terah begat by Nahor 325
297 Abram begat by Terah (Gen 11:26) 395
357 Noah died at 951 (Gen 9:28) 455
372 Abram departs Haran (Gen 12:4) at age 75 — promise of Canaan 470
377 Prophecy of 400 year enslavement (Gen 15:13 & Gen 21:5-8) 475
383 Ishmael begot by Abraham (Gen 17:25) Abram is 86 481
397 Isaac begat by Abram (Gen 21:5) Abram is 100 495
402 Isaac weaned–age 5 (Gen 21:8) — viable descendant — 400 yrs starts 500
437 Isaac marries Rebekah (Gen 25:20) Isaac is 40 535
439 Arphaxad, Shem’s son dies (Gen 11:13) 537
457 Esau and Jacob born (Gen 25:26) Isaac is 60 555 0
472 Abraham dies at 175. Gen 25:7. Twins are 15 570 15
497 Esau marries Hittities (Gen 26:34) age 40 592 40
502 Shem dies (Gen 11:11) 600 45
520 Ishmael dies (Gen 25:17) age 137 63
531 Esau marries Mahalath, Ismael’s daughter (Gen 28:9)
534 Jacob flees to Laban in Padan Aram (Gen 28:5) 77
541 Jacob marries Leah & Rachel (Gen 29:25-28) 84
541-548 Jacob begat 11 sons & Dinah (Gen 30:25) 84-91
548 Joseph begat by Jacob & Rachel-last child born in Padan 91 0
554 Jacob returns to Canaan (Gen 31:41) after 6 more years 97 6
555 At Bethel Jacob becomes Israel (Gen 35:10) 98 6
556 Jacob begat Benjamin, Rachel dies (Gen 35:19) 99 7
565 Joseph sold into slavery (Gen 37:2) (age 17) 108 17
577 Isaac dies (age 180) (Gen 35:28-29) Jacob is 120 120 29
578 Joseph begins rule in Egypt (Gen 41:46) at age 30 — begin 7 gd yr 121 30
587 Jacob & Family go to Egypt (Gen 47:28) (2nd yr of famine) 130 39
604 Jacob dies (age 147) (Gen 47:28) (17yrs in Egypt) 147 56
658 Joseph dies (age 110) (Gen 50:26) 110
679+/- Levi dies (Ex 6:16) His age 137
719 Aaron born (Ex 7:7) (backing up from 430 years)
722 Moses born (Ex 7:7) Jochebed, his mother, was a Levite — either his great or great great aunt 0
762 Moses flees to Midian 40
802 Israelites deliverance from Egypt (Gen 15:13) (Ex 12:40) 430 years to return 80
842 Aaron dies at 123 (Deu 33:39) 120
842 Moses dies at 120 (Deut 34:7) 120